Centre News Digest for July 13, 2021

Story posted July 13, 2021 in News, Centre News Digest by Emily Grill

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New pedestrian path

After nearly 14 years of discussion and planning, a new pedestrian path has opened up, allowing travel from PSU’s West Campus, all the way into Ferguson Township. Story by Geoff Rushton for Statecollegecom

Gill Street Bike/Pedestrian Connector Path Opens for Use...

Damage in Poe Valley State Park

Trees have been snapped and uprooted, and multiple campsite vehicles damaged in Poe Valley State Park due to recent storms. Story by WJAC.

National Weather Service confirms microburst at Centre County state park

Overnight Parking

Overnight parking in downtown State College is now legal without ticketing. Visitors are now able to keep their car parked as long as they would like on the street. Story by Jeremiah Hassel for The Daily Collegian

State College Borough Council approves fall overnight parking restriction suspensions

Centre County United Way

Leanne Lenz takes over as executive director for the Centre County United Way, and is optimistic in pulling the community back together after the pandemic. Story by Halie Kines for The Centre Daily Times

New Centre County United Way director looks to ‘pull together our entire community

Route 45 Getaways 

From July 30-August 8, communities and businesses along Route 45 will be able to showcase their work. Among the 25 mile stretch, over 50 organizations will be participating. Story by Geoff Rushton for Statecollegecom

Route 45 Getaways to Connect Communities with Events Showcasing Arts and Businesses...

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Emily Grill is a second-year from Scotch Plains, New Jersey majoring in broadcast journalism at Penn State. She is an anchor and writer for the CommRadio news department. In addition, she is a founder and correspondent for Centre News Digest. This past summer, she interned with TAPinto Scotch Plains/Fanwood, her town’s local newspaper, where she reported and published stories daily. If you’d like to contact her, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).