Our Blog: Municipalities and Other Local Government Entities

The Road Blog Part 3: The Line Between a Public Road and Eminent Domain

June 22, 2022

This blog is the third in a municipal law series on all things roads. Property issues involving roads are fact specific and require an analysis of the facts and circumstances of your situation. This blog addresses the issue of the interplay between... Read more

What Municipalities Need to Know in 2022: Newly Signed Pennsylvania Legislation

April 26, 2022

ACT 80 of 2021: School Bus Stop Enforcement Effective October 20, 2021, Act 80 of 2021 amends Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statues to extend temporary regulation for the school bus... Read more

What Municipalities Need to Know in 2019: Newly Signed Pennsylvania Legislation

January 29, 2019

Act 78 of 2018: UNLAWFUL USE OF UNMANNED AIRCRAFT AND PROHIBITING LOCAL REGULATION OF UNMANNED AIRCRAFT Amending Titles 18 (Crimes and Offenses) and 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes to... Read more

Municipal Drone Law Regulation and Enforcement

August 25, 2017

The introduction of unmanned aircraft systems (“UAS”), known more colloquially as “drones,” into mainstream society has resulted in a significant uptick in consumer purchasing. Flying drones appeals to people. They enjoy piloting their... Read more

Why the Need for Municipal Stormwater Management?

March 15, 2016

When land is left undeveloped, stormwater can easily penetrate the ground and become part of the natural hydrological cycle. This cycle allows the water to be absorbed by soil and vegetation, naturally entering our groundwater and recharging our... Read more