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December 07, 2016
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Honesdale may hire two police officers

“We would be sharing our duties with neighboring townships and sharing funds,” LoBasso said. “And if we are in a regional program, there are a list of grants open to us from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED).”

“We will have to seriously look into this regionalism idea,” said F.J. Monaghan, the president of the council. “We should get on the phone to our neighboring municipalities and see if they are open to such an idea.”

“There are regional programs in Pike County, Monroe County and Stroud Township,” LoBasso said. “They are very pleased with the way it has worked out.”