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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Mulligan promises job development if elected Scranton mayorsaid he doubts the city could shed its state-imposed, 25-year-old financially d
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
said he doubts the city could shed its state-imposed, 25-year-old financially distressed label within three years. The Pennsylvania Economy League, the city’s financial recovery coordinator, proposes that. Mulligan blamed PEL for “poor advice”... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
County resolution calls for repeal of federal drug lawBorough Building, 901 Enterprise St. After condemning a recent public informat
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Borough Building, 901 Enterprise St. After condemning a recent public information session on reassessment — which featured Pennsylvania Economy League Executive Director Gerald Cross — as biased, Cummings promised to present her position on the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Mullilgan promises job development if elected Scranton mayorsaid he doubts the city could shed its state-imposed, 25-year-old financially d
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
said he doubts the city could shed its state-imposed, 25-year-old financially distressed label within three years. The Pennsylvania Economy League, the city’s financial recovery coordinator, proposes that. Mulligan blamed PEL for “poor advice”... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Courtright: Scranton sewer system sale necessary to avoid state takeoverthis year and won’t next year, he said. Beyond that, he said he can’t say. Cou
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
this year and won’t next year, he said. Beyond that, he said he can’t say. Courtright said the sale contributed to the Pennsylvania Economy League, the city’s financial recovery coordinator, recommending the state allow Scranton to exit... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City council to add to code bookcode book should be completed by late 2018 or early 2019, according to Matthew
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
code book should be completed by late 2018 or early 2019, according to Matthew P. Domines, a research associate with the Pennsylvania Economy League. The project’s cost is estimated at $15,000 and it will be paid for by funds the borough will... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Expert answers residents' reassessment questions at public presentationAt yet another public presentation on property reassessment, Pennsylvania Econo
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
At yet another public presentation on property reassessment, Pennsylvania Economy League Executive Director Gerald Cross dispelled some common misconceptions about the contentious process of updating assessments. Sponsored by the League of Women... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Extra! Politician raps press; McDade’s first race1990s, Jim Connors easily won re-election twice as Scranton mayor despite the b
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
1990s, Jim Connors easily won re-election twice as Scranton mayor despite the best efforts of The Scranton Times and the Pennsylvania Economy League to point out how poorly he followed the financially distressed city’s recovery plans. Connors... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
MOVIE TIMESor in your email. Outdated property assessments and an unfair tax system can h
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
or in your email. Outdated property assessments and an unfair tax system can hurt business and discourage new development, Pennsylvania Economy League Executive Director Gerald Cross told the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce on Thursday.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
CORRECTIONor in your email. Outdated property assessments and an unfair tax system can h
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
or in your email. Outdated property assessments and an unfair tax system can hurt business and discourage new development, Pennsylvania Economy League Executive Director Gerald Cross told the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce on Thursday.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Firm to help city plan its recoverythat developed a financial recovery program for West Hazleton will take on a si
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 days ago
that developed a financial recovery program for West Hazleton will take on a similar role for Hazleton. Consultants from Pennsylvania Economy League (PEL) began working as recovery coordinator for Hazleton on Sept. 29 and will have six months... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Outdated property assessments bad for business, expert tells Scranton ChamberArticle Tools Outdated property assessments and an unfair tax system can hurt
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Article Tools Outdated property assessments and an unfair tax system can hurt business and discourage new development, Pennsylvania Economy League Executive Director Gerald Cross told the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce on Thursday. Lackawanna... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County League of Women Voters to co-sponsor reassessment program at U of SArticle Tools SCRANTON — The League of Women Voters of Lackawanna County, the
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Article Tools SCRANTON — The League of Women Voters of Lackawanna County, the Pennsylvania Economy League (PEL) and the University of Scranton’s political science department are sponsoring an information program on property reassessment at the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County League of Women Voters to co-sponsor reassessment program at UofSArticle Tools SCRANTON — The League of Women Voters of Lackawanna County, the
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Article Tools SCRANTON — The League of Women Voters of Lackawanna County, the Pennsylvania Economy League (PEL) and the University of Scranton’s political science department are sponsoring an information program on property reassessment at the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News QuizArticle Tools 1. A Pennsylvania Economy League study says residents statewide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Article Tools 1. A Pennsylvania Economy League study says residents statewide who live in cities such as Scranton, Wilkes-Barre and Hazleton spend a bigger part of their income on ... A. rent, because of a housing scarcity in urban markets. B.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State inertia crushes citiesBill Courtright has proved himself to be a subsidiary of the employee unions.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Bill Courtright has proved himself to be a subsidiary of the employee unions. But as detailed in a fine new report by the Pennsylvania Economy League, aptly titled “Communities in Crisis,” a great deal of municipal decline is due to obsolete local... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneArticle Tools 1. A Pennsylvania Economy League study says residents statewide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Article Tools 1. A Pennsylvania Economy League study says residents statewide who live in cities such as Scranton, Wilkes-Barre and Hazleton spend a bigger part of their income on ... A. rent, because of a housing scarcity in urban markets. B.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton hospital unveils new cardiovascular centerA.A. Vosburg, Schuyler Gernon and T.D. Jackson. (read more) Rebecca Hoover kno
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
A.A. Vosburg, Schuyler Gernon and T.D. Jackson. (read more) Rebecca Hoover knows the pinch that a new study pinpoints. The Pennsylvania Economy League study says residents statewide who live in cities like Scranton, Wilkes-Barre and Hazleton spend... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Residents of cities bear burden as tax bases shrinkRebecca Hoover knows the pinch that a new study pinpoints. The Pennsylvania Ec
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Rebecca Hoover knows the pinch that a new study pinpoints. The Pennsylvania Economy League study says residents statewide who live in cities like Scranton, Wilkes-Barre and Hazleton spend a bigger part of their income on taxes compared to 1990... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City in financial distressdays, leaving no room for delays, he contends. Mundie cited a recently release
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 1 months ago
days, leaving no room for delays, he contends. Mundie cited a recently released Communities in Crisis report prepared by Pennsylvania Economy League (PEL) that he views as “critical” of Act 47. The report found that tax burdens have grown for... Read more

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