Lot Land Development Hellertown

Hellertown Planning Commission Reviews Lot Development Plan

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A revised land development proposal to build a single-family home on a subdivided lot at 85 Division Street near the center of the borough was advanced at the Aug. 11 Hellertown Planning Commission meeting, but not without some dissention.

Fire Cedar

Breaking News: Crews Battle House Fire on Cedar Road in Hellertown

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Local volunteer firefighters were on the scene early Wednesday of a house fire that broke out around midnight at 314 Cedar Road in Hellertown borough. At about 12:20 a.m., the Lehigh Valley Breaking News Facebook page reported that smoke and fire were showing at the scene. As of 1 a.m. information was not yet available about what may have caused the blaze, and whether or not anyone was injured as a result of it. A neighborhood resident reported that the fire was under control by that time. The house in which the blaze occurred has been unoccupied for some time, the resident said.

Fire Roberts Avenue

Updated: Fire Heavily Damages Steel City Home

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A home at 4267 Roberts Avenue in Steel City, Lower Saucon Township was heavily damaged when a fire broke out inside it Monday afternoon. Steel City Volunteer Fire Company Chief Chris Snyder said the cause of the fire remains under investigation, but appears to be accidental.