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Executrices Notice

Notice is hereby given that Letters of Administration have been granted by the Register of Wills of Blair County, Pennsylvania, upon the Estate of Joyce L. Posca, late of North Woodbury Township, Blair County, PA, deceased. All person indebted to the estate are requested to make immediate payment, and those having claims against the estate shell present them without delay to


Melissa K. Lowther

1518 NE Rocky Ridge Drive

Roseburg, OR 97470


Cynthia A. Alldridge

2962 Vivian Lane

San Jose, CA 95124


Kathy J, Mauk, Esq.

Evey Black Attorneys LLC.

401 Allegheny St.

Hollidaysburg, PA 16648


Sealed proposals will be received by the Martinsburg Municipal Authority of Blair County, Pennsylvania at the Authority office located at 110 South Walnut Street, Martinsburg, Pennsylvania 16662 until 4:30 PM prevailing time on July 15, 2021 for:



The scope of work includes the complete installation of approximately 400 linear feet of 8-inch diameter gravity sanitary sewer and appurtenances such as manholes, wye connections, service sewer, sight tees, roadway and all necessary appurtenances and restoration for said construction.

All work shall be constructed according to the Contract Drawings and Specifications which are on file at the office of the Owner and Lennon, Smith, Souleret Engineering, Inc., 846 Fourth Avenue, Coraopolis, Pennsylvania 15108-1522. Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud approximately at 7:00 PM on July 15, 2021 at the Authority Office located at 110 South Walnut Street, Martinsburg, Pennsylvania 16662.

Bid Documents are being distributed by F. L. Haus Company, 921 Ridge Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. All bidders are required to buy the full set of drawings and specifications for a non-refundable deposit of $75.00 from F. L. Haus Company at http://www.flhausplanroom.com. Any questions on ordering the bid documents are to be directed to Clem Sutton at 412-231-7700 or csutton@flhaus.com. Any technical questions regarding the bid documents are to be directed to Lennon, Smith, Souleret Engineering, Inc. (412-264-4400, Ext. 212).

Pennsylvania prevailing wage rates apply. Proposals must be upon the forms furnished by the Authority. The bid must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the bid, made payable to the Martinsburg Municipal Authority.

The Authority reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and to waive any informalities in the bidding. No bid may be withdrawn for ninety (90) calendar days after the scheduled time for receipt of bids.

Attention is directed to the fact that procurement is subject to all requirements of the Pennsylvania “Steel Products Procurement Act, Act No. 1978-3”; and for Contract value exceeding $25,000, the Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Act (Act of 1961 P.L. 987), and The Public Works Employment Verification Act (July 2012) apply.


Jeffrey S. Reid, President

Freedom Township Water and Sewer Authority Auditors Report for 2020

The Freedom Township Water & Sewer Authority Audit for the year of 2020 has been completed and is available for review at the Freedom Township Municipal Building, 131 Municipal Street, East Freedom, PA 16637 during normal business hours Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

The Audit reviews the financial activity of the Authority and prepares the required financial statements to be submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economical Development (DCED).

Concise Statement of Net Position

Current Assets 2,352,390

Capital Assets 22,569,640

Total Assets 24,922,030

Current Liabilities 539,991

Noncurrent Liabilities 5,744,202

Total Liabilities 6,284,193

Net Position 18,637,837

Concise Statement of Revenues, Expenses and Changes in Net Position

Operating Revenues 1,383,136

Operating Expenses (639,955)

Operating Income 743,181

Nonoperating Revenue 15,353

Nonoperating Expense (66,377)

Change in Net Position 692,157

Net Position

January 1, 2020 17,945,680

Net Position

December 31, 2020 18,637,837

Freedom Township Water and Sewer Authority Auditors

Young, Oaks, Brown & Co., P.C.


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