LERTA Ordinance

Please click here for additional details on the Local Economic Revitalization Tax Assistance Ordinance establishing tax exemptions from property tax for certain deteriorated properties; defining eligible deteriorated areas, setting a maximum exemption amount, and an exemption schedule; and providing a procedure for obtaining an exemption.

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Spotted Lanternfly

Lycorma delicatula, commonly known as the Spotted Lanternfly (SLF), is a new invasive insect that has spread throughout southeastern Pennsylvania since its discovery in Berks County in 2014. SLF presents a significant threat to Pennsylvania agriculture, including the grape, tree-fruit, hardwood and nursery industries. For more information, visit the PennState…

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