A string of fatal incidents involving children being struck by cars at their school bus stops started a national conversation about how school districts, parents and communities can keep students safe while waiting for, boarding or disembarking the school bus.
Renovation on of 6,300 square feet of space in Ritenour that will become Penn State’s new Student Veteran Center is slated to begin in January. The university has committed $2 million, with fundraising needed to cover the other $2 million.
Penn State plans to build a six- or seven-level parking garage on West Campus, which would have 1,670 spaces. State College Borough Council and residents are concerned about one of the potential routes in and out of that deck.
State College, Bellefonte, Bald Eagle and Philipsburg-Osecola area school districts, along with the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology, have called for two-hour delays Friday due to road conditions.