Good morning everyone! Here is today's Daily Briefing.
In Allentown, developer J.B. Reilly unveiled proposals for a $50 million office complex near the incoming arena. Allentown City Council also reviewed a waste-to-energy proposal yesterday. In Whitehall, property and earned income taxes are slightly increasing. In Easton, taxes have been held steady. Businessman Elmer Gates spoke at a Chamber event yesterday.
In national news, the Iraqi war has officially come to an end. President Obama has dropped his demand for a surtax on millionaires in exchange for a payroll tax extension.
We have two Chamber events today: a Grand Opening at Tilted Kilt in Allentown and a Holiday Vendor Night at the Main Street Commons in Bethlehem.
That's it for now! Have a great day, and we'll be back later.