2019 Spring Update

2019 Spring Update

We hope everyone is having a great spring. Our group was out participating in the borough cleanup on April 27th .

The third graders from Propel Pitcairn did a great job planting flowers in the Memory Garden on Wall Avenue this year.

Part of our sidewalk project on Broadway is completed, and looks great. The balance of that project, from 1026 Broadway to Jewell Way hopefully will be completed over the next two years, depending, of course on how much money we can raise.

The next project we want to TRY to accomplish is to work with the citizens who are concerned about the drug trafficking that is going on in our community. While Chief Farally and his police department, the County police and the FBI are doing a great job, it takes them time to build a case so that they can arrest anyone.

Tenants and home owners alike should be concerned with what is going on around them. If you feel that you would like to do something, but don’t know what, or how to do anything, maybe we can help.

We have been doing some research on both state and federal laws that deal with this problem and we would like to share them with you. To accomplish this, we will be working through our Neighborhood Watch group and with the Borough Police Department. We will be discussing this in a lot more detail at the Neighborhood Watch group meeting on June 18 th , at 6:30 PM at the Park Building. Please circle the date on your calendar and join us. We want to hear your ideas and share ours with you. Please remember ,you are part of our community, no matter what part of it you live in, and what happens in our community will affect you, one way or another.

Our Burger Blast fundraisers for this summer will be on June 22 nd , July 20 th , August 17 th and September 21 st . We will be open for lunch from 11 AM till 2 PM. We are located at fire company #1 at 100 Center Ave. Our menu will include Hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs, funnel cakes, chocolate chip cookies and cold drinks.

We will be at our community’s 125 th anniversary celebration, featuring our hamburgers, cheeseburgers and funnel cakes, on June 8 th . Please come on out and have lunch with us.

Our other fundraisers are our monthly strip tickets, which can be bought at Phil’s Pharmacy, Joe’s Butcher Shop or from any of our Board members listed on the front page.

Our engraved brick campaign is still open for the Memory Garden walkway. It’s a great way to remember any of your love ones, pets included. Order forms are available at our web site www.pitcairnpcr.org, or by calling 412 373 2805.

You can now donate to our organization, using PayPal on our web site.

Our goal is to try to improve our community. Please come out and help us. We are always open to new ideas for future projects and fundraisers. If you have any ideas, please come out and share them with us.

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