Safe 2 Say Something

Safe 2 Say Something

Submitted by Dr. Carrie Rowe, Superintendent Youth today face many obstacles growing up, but finding a place to turn when something isn’t right at school doesn’t have to be one of them. Whether a student is confronted by bullying, threats of violence, feelings of...
Now in Effect: Changes to “Move Over” Law

Now in Effect: Changes to “Move Over” Law

The enhanced Pennsylvania Move Over Law (Act 105 of 2020) went into effect on April 27. It requires drivers approaching an emergency response area who are unable to safely merge into a lane further away from the response area to slow to at least 20 miles per hour less...
The Zoning Hearing Board

The Zoning Hearing Board

The Municipalities Planning Code of the state of Pennsylvania requires that Beaver have a Zoning Hearing Board to hear requests from property owners who want to develop their properties in ways that are not in strict compliance with the zoning laws. The board...
Move Over for Pennsylvania Emergency Responders and Roadway Workers

Move Over for Pennsylvania Emergency Responders and Roadway Workers

PENNSYLVANIA TRAFFIC INCIDENT MANAGEMENT ENHANCEMENT (PENNTIME) From the April 2021 edition of BOROUGH NEWS Each day, tow truck operators, firefighters, EMS workers, police officers, fire police and others respond on Pennsylvania’s roadways to assist others. These...
From the Volunteer Fire Department: 2020 Fire Report

From the Volunteer Fire Department: 2020 Fire Report

Written by John Grosskopf, Fire Chief, Beaver Volunteer Fire Department The Beaver Volunteer Fire Department provides vital services to the community. With the collective efforts of our firefighters and administrative staff, neighboring Fire Departments, and the...
From the Code  Enforcement Office

From the Code Enforcement Office

Written by Rick Sprecker, Code Enforcement Officer for Beaver Borough Warmer weather is when people spend more time on outside recreational activities, performing needed property maintenance and new construction. Please consider these tips during your warm weather...