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Mercer County News: Study shows $1.6B impact of PennEast Pipeline

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LLC in Wyomissing is looking to build a 114-mile, 36-inch pipeline from Luzerne County in northeastern Pennsylvania into Mercer County, N.J. …

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A new study of the proposed PennEast Pipeline project delved into the economic jolt the $1 billion investment could have on jobs, wages and spending in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Several speakers discussed the study during an open forum for the project hosted by the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce this morning at DeSales University in Upper Saucon Township.

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Mercer County News: Mercer freeholders: Restore lead poisoning fund

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New Jersey should fully restore its depleted childhood lead poisoning prevention fund, according to the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

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New Jersey should fully restore its depleted childhood lead poisoning prevention fund, according to the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

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Mercer County has Low unemployment rate – Princeton Home Values Increase

Mercer County has Low Unemployment Rate

The unemployment rate in Mercer County is 5.3 percent, nearly three points under the New Jersey rate of 8.4 percent and lower than the latest national numbers showing a 6.7 percent unemployment rate.

Princeton Area Home Values Increase

Princeton saw the average home sell at $933,122 – a $76,254 increase from 2012’s average. Hopewell Borough also saw a sharp increase, from an average of $356,774 in 2012 to $413,944 last year, and in Pennington Borough, the average sales price rose from $414,453 in 2012 to $471,851 last year. Montgomery and Lawrence townships last year, annual unit sales were up in both municipalities, rising from 230 in 2012 to 295 last year and from 237 to 323, respectively.  West Windsor, Plainsboro and Cranbury also saw a modest rise in average sales price and a jump in annual unit sales from 554 to 638.