Public input sought
Area residents will have the opportunity to give their input on the project during Monday’s public meeting located at the Hempfield Township Municipal Building, 1132 Woodward Drive. Plans will also be available for viewing at public events over the next few months, and a meeting closer to Walden Court is being planned.
The move to create a community area near the high school was previously discussed in 2001, when the township contracted with Astorino Pellis Architects of Greensburg to build a $17 million recreation center.
Supervisors stopped preliminary plans after questions arose about the scope of the project and the architect’s $1.2 million fee.
The township has moved forward with other projects since, including the a