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Due to water damage the bridge on Mudlick Hollow Road near the Division lane end will be closed pending an inspection. After the Engineers determine the safety of the bridge a decision will be made as to when the bridge will reopen.

We invite you to join us to learn more about Shell’s proposed petrochemical facility in Beaver County:

Tuesday August 12, 2014-6;00P.M.

Vanport Volunteer Fire Department

435 Jefferson Avenue

Vanport PA 15009


Speakers from Shell will give an overview presentation about the proposed project that, that if built, would make polyethylene, the building block for many every day plastic products ranging from plastic bags to diapers to milk bottles. The presentation will include a look at the proposed site off of SR 18 and the project layout, explain the manufacturing investment. There will be time for questions following the presentation.

While the company has yet to make a final decision on building the project, this meeting is part of Shell’s effort to share information about the proposed facility and listen to community issues and interests as Shell team continues its evaluation and planning process.

Any Vanport Township Resident with a current voter registration who is interested in becoming a member of the Vanport Township Democratic Committee. please contact Ronald E. Nardick at 724 775-6471.


Commissioners Meeting
Second Monday of each month
Vanport Township Municipal Building
7:30 pm