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 By MICHAEL SELL    News    July 16, 2020

Greenfield Township Accepts Bid To Pave Township Roads

Greenfield Township supervisors accepted a bid to pave four township roads at their July 7 meeting. Grannas Bros. Contracting will pave Access Road, Ann Street, Pine Street and Hileman Hollow Road at a cost of $90,184. A bid from New Enterprise...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    June 25, 2020

Greenfield Township Approves Line-Painting and Paving Projects

The Greenfield Township supervisors voted to approve line painting on Sheetz Way, Corporate Boulevard and Corporate Boulevard Extension at their regular monthly meeting, June 3. The $2,985 project will include restriping faded lines and the painting...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    May 14, 2020

Greenfield Township Reports Revenue Decline Due to Virus

Greenfield Township could face $95,000 in revenue loss due to COVID-19, according to preliminary calculations by Arlene Kuntz, township secretary-treasurer. The financial figures for the March through June 2020 timeframe were presented at the board...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    April 16, 2020

Greenfield Township Postpones Cleanup Day

The Greenfield Township Board of Supervisors held its regular monthly meeting on April 7. In-person attendance was limited to 10 people “to help slow the spread of the coronavirus,” but residents were able to participate in the meeting via...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    March 12, 2020

Greenfield Township Plans Street Paving

The Greenfield Township Board of Supervisors held their regular monthly meeting on March 6. The road foreman received approval to schedule a meeting with PennDOT to inspect the township’s roads and discuss paving projects for the year. Hileman...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    February 13, 2020

Greenfield Township Plans Improvements to Claysburg Park

Greenfield Township Supervisors approved upgrades to the Claysburg Area Community Park at their Feb. 4 meeting. The improvements are aimed at increasing accessibility for park users. Contracts were awarded to BCS Construction, Altoona, for the work,...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    January 16, 2020

Greenfeld Township Reappoints Treon as Chairman at Re-Org

The Greenfield Township Board of Supervisors reorganized at their Monday, Jan. 6, meeting. Matthew Treon was reappointed as board chairman and Jordan Oldham as vice chairman. Treon and Oldham spent time debating which of three interested candidates...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    December 12, 2019

Greenfield Township Adopts its 2020 Budget

The Greenfield Township Board of Supervisors adopted its 2020 budget at a meeting on Dec. 3. The $834,505 budget is approximately $5,000 more than the one prepared for 2019, Arlene Kuntz, township secretary/treasurer, said. The addition of a third...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    November 21, 2019

Greenfield Twp. Works With Blair Co. on Bridge, Right-of-Way Project

The Greenfield Township Board of Supervisors moved to accept right-of-way ownership of a stormwater management system near a Blair County-owned bridge along the township’s Evergreen Road at their regular meeting Nov. 5. The structurally deficient b...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    November 14, 2019

Greenfield Township Accepts Ownership of Stormwater Management System

By MICHAEL SELL Correspondent The Greenfield Township Board of Supervisors moved to accept right-of-way ownership of a stormwater management system near a Blair County-owned bridge along the township’s Evergreen Road at their regular meeting Nov....

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    October 24, 2019

Greenfield Twp. Has Bridge Problem

The Greenfield Township Board of Supervisors held a special meeting on Oct. 9 to discuss right-of-way ownership near a Blair County-owned bridge along the township’s Evergreen Rd. The structurally deficient bridge, which spans South Poplar Run, is... Full story

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    October 10, 2019

Sheetz Donation to Help Greenfield Township

A $5,000 donation from the Sheetz Distribution Center and its employees will help Greenfield Township outfit the Claysburg Area Community Park with new picnic tables. Township supervisors discussed the donation at the Oct. 1 meeting. The township...


Greenfield Loses Full-Time Police Officer

The Greenfield Township Board of Supervisors held its regularly monthly meeting on Sept. 3. The township accepted the resignation of Tyler Grigg, full-time first-class officer, effective Sept. 8. Matt Treon, chairman, speaking for the township,...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    August 15, 2019

Greenfield Twp. Considering Nuisance-Related Ordinances

The Greenfield Township Board of Supervisors will consider adopting new nuisance-related ordinances at its next meeting, Sept. 3. The board had planned to approve the ordinances at its Aug. 6 meeting, but decided to wait a month to allow additional...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    July 11, 2019

Greenfield Supervisors Approve Road Improvements

Greenfield Township supervisors approved several road improvements at their July 2 meeting. Board members accepted a bid from New York-based Suit-Kote to double sealcoat Pine Hollow, Picnic, Upper Claar, Smoky Run and Tippy Hill roads at a cost of...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    June 20, 2019

91 Tons of Scrap Metal Collected in Greenfield

During Greenfield Township’s cleanup day on April 27, 221 tires and 91 tons of scrap metal were collected, township officials reported at their June 4 meeting. Statistics on the other items gathered are still being calculated. Matt Treon,...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    May 23, 2019

Greenfield Authority to Develop New Water Source

The Greenfield Township Municipal Authority (GTMA) will move forward in its quest to develop a new water source after a vote by members at their May 14 meeting. Planned testing on a well drilled in the Martin J. Marasco Business Park will show...

 By Michael Sell    News    April 11, 2019

Greenfield Twp. Sets Cleanup 4/27

Greenfield Township has scheduled a spring community cleanup day for township residents on Saturday, April 27. The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the township’s garage at 477 Ski Gap Road, Claysburg. Collected items will include bul...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    March 14, 2019

Greenfield Twp. Hires Full-Time Police Officer

Greenfield Township supervisors moved to hire Lindsey Spayd to a full-time police officer position at their regularly monthly meeting on March 5. Supervisors unanimously approved the motion upon recommendation from Police Chief Ronald Sharkey. Spayd...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    February 14, 2019

Greenfield Residents Voice Displeasure Over Damaged Mailboxes

Several Greenfield Township residents attended the supervisor’s regular monthly meeting on Feb. 5 to express displeasure over damage to mailboxes that occurred from a township plow truck during a recent weather event. One of the residents said...

 By MICHAEL SELL    News    January 17, 2019

Greenfield Township Police Officers Looking to Interact with Community

Greenfield Township supervisors approved the purchase of an in-car computer system for a vehicle recently added to the police department’s fleet at their Jan. 7 meeting. The system will cost $3,670. The board discussed potential public relations...

 By Michael Sell    News    December 13, 2018

Greenfield Twp. Receives Grant to Upgrade Facilities at Park

Greenfield Township recently announced it has received a $40,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR). The DCNR Small Communities Grant will be used for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) upgrades in...


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