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February 8, 2013

Panel OKs most voting precinct consolidations



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A panel of Cambria County judges permitted the county elections board to combine most of the 76 voting precincts it had asked to consolidate. The judges denied consolidation of several precincts in four municipalities:

Proposed consolidations denied: 

East Taylor Township 1 and 2

East Taylor Township 2 and 3

Johnstown Center Town 1 and 2

Johnstown 8th Ward 1 and 2

Susquehanna Township North and South

West Carroll Township North and South

Consolidations approved despite objections from residents:

Adams Township Elton 1 and 2

Lower Yoder Township 1 and 2

Westmont Borough 1 and 2

Other consolidations approved:

Adams Township and St. Michael 7

Barr Township North and South

Blacklick Township 1 and 2

Conemaugh Township Lower and Upper

Cresson Borough 1 and 2

Croyle Township 2 and 3

East Conemaugh 1 and 2

Ferndale Borough 1 and 2

Gallitzin Borough 1 and 2

Gallitzin Township East and West

Geistown 2 and 3

Johnstown Kernville 1 and 2

Johnstown Prospect 1 and 2

Johnstown 7th Ward 1 and 2

Johnstown 8th Ward 3 and 4

Johnstown 11th Ward 1 and 2

Johnstown 14th Ward and Cambria City

Johnstown 17th Ward 2 and 4

Johnstown 20th Ward 1 and 3

Nanty Glo 1st Ward 1 and 2

Nanty Glo 2nd Ward 1 and 2

Portage Township North and South

Richland Township 2 and 6

Richland Township 1 and 4

South Fork Borough 1st Ward and 2nd Ward

Southmont Borough 1 and 2

Upper Yoder Township 3 and 5

Westmont Borough 3 and 5

Westmont Borough 4 and 6

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