The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and Pennsylvania Turnpike announced restrictions on commercial vehicles, including a full commercial ban including buses on interstates 78 and 80 from I-81 to the New Jersey line and on a number of other roadways. Other commercial vehicle restrictions were issued on the turnpike and other interstates and highways.
The Times Argus reports city councilors voted this week to ensure stipulations on the Barre Granite Association building were taken down. Restrictions on the Church Street building property had limited the building to being used as a religious, educational or office space. The restrictions were instituted in 1945 when the city sold the property.