Souderton Borough Council Greenlights New Apartment Complex
Lawmakers in Souderton have given conditional preliminary approval
to 56 garden apartments at Reliance Road and 2nd Street. Construction
will include 96 parking spaces and some additional street parking.
According to construction plans, street widening will not be necessary.
The development will have an exit and entrance on 2nd street. The complex
will include 10 buildings and a community center. The preliminary
approval is subject to overview by several agencies, including the State
EPA, and Montgomery County Conservation District. Units in the
Relianace Garden Crossing will be rented out as apartments.
New Visitors Center in Quakertown Open To Public
The Quakertown Visitors Center uses history to let people
know about all things Bucks County. Upper Bucks Chamber of Commerce
Executive Director, Tara King says, a barn from the late 1880's,located
in Quakertown's Historic District was renovated over the last year.
"You can actually see artifacts from the region. The staff has been
trianed to direct people about things to do and see in Bucks County as a
King add, the costs of renovating the barn were kept to a minimum.
The Quakertown Visitors Center is open Monday through Friday 9am to 4pm.
Officials hope to add weekend hours in the near future.