Book Bike

‘Book Bike’ Will Bring Reading, Storytimes to Hellertown

Est. Read Time: 3 mins

You’ve probably heard of a Bookmobile, but have you ever heard of a “book bike?” The Hellertown Area Library is trying to raise $4,000 to purchase a book bike, which will be used by children’s librarian Andrea Milliren to take books and storytimes into borough neighborhoods.

Fix Water Street Corridor to Improve Walkability in Hellertown, Report Recommends

Est. Read Time: 4 mins

Borough resident and geographer Michael Sutherland told Hellertown council one change that would immediately improve walkability in town would be the installation of ramps at the intersection of Harwi and W. Water streets, which is located in between the Main Street corridor and the Saucon Rail Trail/Water Street Park. The recommendation is included in his A Plan for People: Walking and Biking in Saucon Valley.