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This week in history: Toftrees master plan approved

Patton Township supervisors approved the master plan for the Toftrees community 50 years ago.
Patton Township supervisors approved the master plan for the Toftrees community 50 years ago. Centre Daily Times, file

The following is a look back in the Centre Daily Times archives for the week of March 12-18.

50 years ago

Early in March 1967, Patton Township supervisors approved the master plan for the 750-acre planned community of Toftrees. The approval was granted on the recommendation of the township Planning Commission.

25 years ago

On March 16, 1992, Bellefonte Borough Council members voted to advertise a proposed ordinance that would have made feeding the ducks in Talleyrand Park punishable by a $5 fine.

10 years ago

In March 2007, two Penn State students organized a 5K walk/run to further research into Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease.

Frank Ready: 814-231-4620, @fjready

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