Mercer County Authorities are searching for a 63 year old man who has been missing for an entire week. Eriks Edward Blaus has been missing since Tuesday, July 6th and was first reported missing after he failed to make contact with family members, which is unusual for him. Eriks is a white male, 63 years of age, with hazel colored eyes and stands about 5’10” inches tall, weighing around 195 pounds. Anyone who may have information should call The Pennsylvania State Police in Mercer at (724)662-6162.
Fill dirt from nearby PennDOT construction projects is available for property owners upon request and the completion of an M-666 packet. A complete weekly maintenance schedule for Crawford, Erie, Mercer, Forest, Venango, and Warren Counties can be found at PennDOT.gov/district1.
Pennsylvania lawmakers from the Republican Party have promised the most transparent election redistricting process in state history and are even launching a website for tracking the progress of the process and making public comments at PARedistricting.com. The process begins soon with a series of State Government Committee hearings beginning on Thursday, July 22nd and the actual redistricting process starting in August. The redistricting will be done in three stages, starting with Western PA, and then moving to Eastern PA in September, then Central PA in October.