PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” The Punxsy Coalition Against Drugs â€” formerly the Mayorâ€™s Drug Task Force â€” announced Monday that it was formally disbanding.
During Mondayâ€™s Punxsutawney Borough Council meeting, coalition Secretary Barb Postlewaite said the group was writing the letter to thank council for the use of its chambers for its meetings, and to formally announce that it was dis-banding.
As of July 21, the coalition voted to fold following three-and-a-half years of fighting drugs in the Punxsy area, Postlewaite said.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Canâ€™t find the Punxsutawney Memorial Libary and borough offices from the back parking lot of the Mahoning East Civic Center? Youâ€™re not alone.
Monday, Punxsutawney Borough Council approved a motion to improve the signage for the rear parking lot area of the Civic Center â€” especially for the library.
Library Director Coral Ellshoff said there are numerous complaints from people who have difficulty in locating the libraryâ€™s entrance from the rear parking area.