Chester Water Authority eyes 10 percent rate hike

READ ARTICLE CHESTER — The Chester Water Authority Board of Directors will consider a 10 percent rate increase at its Jan. 24 meeting as part of the board’s vote on whether to enter a settlement with the city of Chester to avoid sale to a for-profit water company. CWA...

The story of environmental rights in Pennsylvania

READ ARTICLE Nearly 50 years ago, a young legislator named Franklin Kury wanted to guarantee Pennsylvanians the right to clean air and water. Working with other environmental advocates, he got Article 1, Section 27 amended to the state constitution in 1971: The people...