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Posted on: December 1, 2022

County Displays ‘Blue Light’ Holiday Wreath in Honor of Fallen Officers

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The Bucks County Commissioners today joined with representatives of law enforcement to officially light the Project Blue Light wreath for the 2022 holiday season.

Displayed from the third floor of the rotunda in the Administration Building, the wreath will...

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Bucks County Conversations, Ep. 12: Emergency Management Agency: “No two days are the same”

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There are several departments within the Bucks County Government that recommend its staff work well under pressure. Then there’s the departments that require it - and they fall under the Bucks County Emergency Management Agency (EMA). Audrey Kenny, Direct...

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

No Tax Increase Expected in Preliminary 2023 Operating Budget

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Bucks County today released its preliminary 2023 operating budget of $457.5 million, a 3.8 percent decrease from 2022. 

With additional anticipated revenue sources, including funds from the American Rescue Plan Act, the Board of Commissioners can ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Commissioners Break Ground at Site of African American Museum of Bucks County

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The Bucks County Commissioners today broke ground on the planned site of the African American Museum of Bucks County’s permanent location in Middletown Township.

Plans to convert the historic Boone Farm property into a functioning museum have bee...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

PBA Names County Solicitor Joe Khan Government Lawyer of the Year

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The Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) last week presented Bucks County Solicitor Joe Khan with its 2022 Government Lawyer of the Year Award. 

Khan received the award Thursday during an event in Harrisburg in recognition of his work advocating on ...

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Posted on: November 18, 2022

Commissioner DiGirolamo Receives ‘Spirit of Commonwealth’ Award

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Bucks County Commissioner Gene DiGirolamo last week accepted the “Spirit of the Commonwealth Award” from a statewide coalition of drug and alcohol treatment providers given for his many contributions to addiction treatment efforts.&...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

County Dedicates Bridge to Fallen Vietnam Soldier from Bucks

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A Bucks County-owned bridge in East Rockhill Township reopened with new meaning this week after the county Commissioners and township officials came together to name the span in memory of a Bucks resident killed during the Vietnam War. 

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

Bucks County Conversations, Ep. 11: Board of Elections: "It's year-round"

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There are not many careers that get an “all eyes on you” moment. But for Board of Elections offices, that’s the way it goes. 

Bucks County has more than 470,000 registered voters. In this episode, we are going to talk...

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