May. 14, 2020

HARRISBURG – The Office of Rep. Zach Mako (R-Lehigh/Northampton) today announced a Local Share Account (LSA) grant was approved by the Commonwealth Financing Authority for North Catasauqua in the 183rd Legislative District.

Local Share Account grants support economic development, job training, community improvement and public interest projects through gaming funds under Act 71 of 2004. These specific grants are for projects in Lehigh and Northampton counties.

North Catasauqua was awarded $145,219 to improve the area around the Delaware and Lehigh (D&L) Trail along Main Street in the borough. More specifically, the funding will be used to construct a retaining wall to create suitable public space above the entrance to the trailhead.

The 183rd District includes South Whitehall (part), Washington and Whitehall (part) townships and Slatington Borough in Lehigh County. It also consists of Allen, Lehigh and Moore (part) townships, and North Catasauqua, Northampton and Walnutport boroughs in Northampton County.

Representative Zachary Mako
183rd Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

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