5 Things to Know This Week: Sept. 10-16
A heads up for those who live or work in Narberth, Bala Cynwyd, Belmont Hills and Penn Valley.
1. The Narberth Borough Council is set to swear in Kelly Lynn as the police department's sixth officer. The council meets at 7:30 p.m. Monday.
2. The Narberth Avenue bridge remains closed to vehicles since Aug. 29, after a PennDOT inspection. The borough's Bridge Committee is holding a public meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24.
3. Penn Valley weight-loss doctor Arie Oren's trial begins Monday morning; he is charged with sexually assaulting six patients at his Conshohocken clinic.
4. There will be a public hearing at 6 p.m. Wednesday for those with opinions about Lower Merion Township's plan to ease restrictions for those trying to put former houses of worship to new uses.
5. Another public hearing, on a plan to raise trash-collection fees 9 percent, is likely to be scheduled for Oct. 17, if the Board of Commissioners approves the relevant item Wednesday night.