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Posted on: March 29, 2023

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Returns April 1 Rain or Shine

Shopping carts filled with household hazardous waste at a drop off event

Bucks County’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program returns this weekend with its first collection event of 2023.

The collection runs from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Newtown Campus of Bucks County Community College, 275 Swamp Road, Newtown...

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County News & Press Releases
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Ep. 15: Repurposing a Historic Home: "Stories that need to be told"

A picture from the African American Museum of Bucks county groundbreaking at Boone Farm.

The African American Museum of Bucks County (AAMBC) is bringing a new purpose to Boone Farm, a centuries-old property located in Langhorne, Bucks County. 

The soon-to-be permanent home of the AAMBC is intertwined in history, once a beacon to Afric...

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County News & Press Releases
Posted on: March 18, 2023

County Renames Lower Bucks Bridge for Fallen Levittown Marine

Two photos of a man, one showing him smiling and another with a serious expression

The Bucks County-owned bridge over Mill Creek in Middletown Township has been rededicated in memory of a Levittown Marine who died while serving his country in the Vietnam War. 

Previously County Bridge #15, the Cpl. David John Ortals, USMC Memori...

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County News & Press Releases
Posted on: March 15, 2023

Bucks County Sues Social Media Giants for Fueling Youth Mental Health Crisis

Commissioner Bob Harvie at the podium with other Commissioners, Bucks County DA and attorney at side

The Bucks County Commissioners and District Attorney have filed a joint suit against several leading social media companies seeking to hold the corporations – and the tech giants behind them – accountable for the harm their platforms have inflicted on the...

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