The borough of Tamaqua, Pennsylvania has a population of 7174 and ranked #178 by population in the state. Tamaqua has 3602 households and a total area of 9.83 sq. miles w/ a population density of 729.8 people per sq. mile and approx. 2 people per household. Data according to 2000 census.

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Tamaqua Designated as a “CRIZ” Borough - - TAMAQUA — Tamaqua is the first borough in the state to be awarded a new finance program. Governor Tom Corbett designated the community in Schuylkill County a City Revitalization Improvement Zone, known as CRIZ. It's a financing program for ...Tamaqua awarded state incentive local officials say Whitehall Township was ... - lehighvalleylive.comTamaqua gets economic zone designation - Scranton Times-TribuneTamaqua awarded CRIZ designation to improve under-utilized properties - Republican & Herald - Fri, 02 Jan 2015

Tamaqua Area makes appointments - Republican & Herald - TAMAQUA — The Tamaqua Area school board made a number of appointments to prepare for the expected absences of Director Robert Betz. Betz, the board's secretary, is not able to attend meetings due to therapy obligations, directors said. As a result ... - Sat, 24 Jan 2015

Tamaqua police will soon be donning body cameras - Standard Speaker - Chief Rick Weaver thanked borough council at Tuesday's meeting for all it has done for the department. The latest improvements are five body cameras for officers, plus cameras for mounting inside patrol cars. The cost is $55,000, with $45,000 coming ... - Fri, 23 Jan 2015

Tamaqua Swimming - Standard Speaker - Schuylkill Haven capitalized on its relay victories to race to the sweep over Tamaqua in action Thursday. The Lady Canes captured two of the three relays and took first in all but four events overall to capture the 97-69 win. The Hurricanes won all ... - Fri, 23 Jan 2015

8 from Tamaqua and Lehighton arrested in Schuylkill drug sweep - Allentown Morning Call - Eight people were arrested in Tamaqua and Coaldale Monday morning in what the Schuylkill County Drug Task Force and police called a sweep aimed at stopping heroin and methamphetamine dealing. Six Tamaqua residents and two Lehighton residents ... - Thu, 15 Jan 2015

Tamaqua Given Unique Opportunity For Growth - PA home page - ... be coming to Tamaqua thanks to special designation. "The taxes that our businesses are going to be paying are to Harrisburg are going to be coming back to the community to help us finance improvements," Tamaqua council President, Micah Gursky, said. - Wed, 07 Jan 2015

Tamaqua gets CRIZ status to help spur economic growth - Pennsylvania Business Daily - Gov. Tom Corbett recently awarded the Tamaqua borough in Schuylkill County with a City Revitalization and Improvement Zone (CRIZ) designation as a Pilot Zone. The CRIZ program gives under-utilized areas the opportunity to use state tax dollars to ... - Mon, 05 Jan 2015

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David Lindenmuth - K, Let's see how the schools in our county are doing, delay-wise! Blue Mountain: 2 Hr Delay Jim Thorpe Area: 2 Hr Delay Mahanoy Area: 2 Hr Delay Marian: No Delay Minersville: 2 Hr Delay Nativity: 2 Hr Delay North Schuylkill: 2 Hr Delay Panther Valley: 2 Hr Del... - 0 Likes

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