New, existing businesses strengthen Connellsville's foothold

DEC 15 2019

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Herald Standard, By Amy Fauth - Editor’s note: The following stories are the second part of two days of coverage detailing changes that have helped revitalize the city of Connellsville.  As Connellsville officials started to get the city’s finances righted, development followed.

Marilyn Weaver, the city’s treasurer, estimates there are about 330 businesses in the 2.29 square mile city. While she didn’t have exact figures on the number of businesses that existed 10 years ago, Weaver said she’s certain there’s been a significant rise. Read  more...


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