Lock Haven, Pennsylvania

What is Lock Haven, Pennsylvania known for?


play professional

. Maynard League of Williamsport defeats a team from Lock Haven (Lock Haven, Pennsylvania), Pennsylvania to win the first Little League World Series. Allen Yearick is the first Little League graduate to play professional baseball when he is signed by the Boston Braves (Atlanta Braves). Greater Binghamton Airport is the largest airport in the area and has flights to Detroit (Detroit, Michigan), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Philadelphia


association location

in Penn's Woods journal Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies volume 19 issue 4 pages 397–412 publisher Pennsylvania Historical Association location University Park, Pa. date October 1952 url http: dpubs.libraries.psu.edu DPubS?service Repository&version 1.0&verb Disseminate&handle psu.ph 1142888412&view body&content-type pdf_1# format PDF id psu.ph 1133209642 accessdate February 3, 2008 In 1874


school programs

of undergraduate studies as well as continuing-education (continuing education) and graduate-school programs at its main campus, occupies on the west edge of the city. Enrollment at this campus was about 4,400 in 2003. Infrastructure Image:Lock Haven Civil War Monument.jpg thumb left alt A stone monument about three stories tall rises from a park-like area along a city street. The monument features stone replicas of uniformed soldiers


story red

: www.census.gov tiger tms gazetteer places.txt publisher United States Census Bureau accessdate November 30, 2009 Image:The southern terminus of PA 664.jpg thumb right Routes 664 and 120 meet near the river in downtown Lock Haven. alt A highway runs toward a bridge between an ornate building with a clock tower and a plain three-story red brick building. A forested hill rises on the far side of the bridge, which is decorated with U.S. flags on poles. A double highway sign along

water runoff from within the city is transported by city-owned storm sewers. Curbside pickup of household garbage is provided by a variety of local haulers licensed by the city; recyclables are picked up once every two weeks. The Clinton County Solid Waste Authority owns and operates the Wayne Township Landfill, which serves Lock Haven. Image:Lock Haven Hospital Front.jpg thumb Lock Haven Hospital, front view panorama alt Wings of a three-to-four-story red brick


culture+historic

Hospital, are among the seven biggest employers in Clinton County. Arts, culture, historic sites, and media left thumb upright Carillon (Image:Lock Haven University Carillon.jpg) at Lock Haven University alt A three-dimensional vertical structure perhaps ''Note'': ISBN refers to 1998 impression. thumb 250px left AmeriGas, Ypsilanti, MI (Image:AmeriGas_Ypsilanti.JPG) Under the UGI Utilities, Inc., UGI serves 544,000 natural gas and 60,000 electricity customers in eastern and central Pennsylvania, including customers of UGI Penn Natural Gas (formerly PG Energy) and UGI Central Penn Gas (formerly PPL Gas Utilities). UGI Utilities operates in the urban areas in and around Harrisburg (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania), Lancaster (Lancaster, Pennsylvania), Reading (Reading, Pennsylvania), Allentown (Allentown, Pennsylvania), Bethlehem (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania), Easton (Easton, Pennsylvania), Hazleton (Hazleton, Pennsylvania), Wilkes Barre (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania), Lock Haven (Lock Haven, Pennsylvania), Pottsville (Pottsville, Pennsylvania), Stroudsburg (Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania), Lewistown (Lewistown, Pennsylvania), Huntingdon (Huntingdon, Pennsylvania), Shippensburg (Shippensburg, Pennsylvania), Lewisburg (Lewisburg, Pennsylvania), Scranton (Scranton, Pennsylvania) and Williamsport (Williamsport, Pennsylvania).


site+long

of the Williamsport (Williamsport, Pennsylvania)–Lock Haven combined statistical area. At the 2010 census (2010 United States Census), Lock Haven's population was 9,772. Built on a site long favored by pre-European peoples, Lock Haven began in 1833 as a timber town and a haven for loggers, boatmen, and other travelers on the river or the West Branch Canal (Pennsylvania Canal (West Branch Division)). Resource extraction and efficient transportation financed much of the city's growth through the end of the 19th century. In the 20th century, a light-aircraft (light aircraft) factory, a college, and a paper mill, along with many smaller enterprises, drove the economy. Frequent floods, especially in 1972, damaged local industry and led to a high rate of unemployment in the 1980s. The city has three sites on the National Register of Historic Places—Memorial Park Site, a significant pre-European archaeological find; Heisey House, a Victorian-era (Victorian era) museum; and Water Street District, an area with a mix of 19th- and 20th-century architecture. A levee, completed in 1995, protects the city from further flooding. While industry remains important to the city, about a third of Lock Haven's workforce is employed in education, health care, or social services. History Pre-European The earliest settlers in Pennsylvania arrived from Asia between 12000 BCE (Common Era) and 8000 BCE, when the glaciers of the Pleistocene Ice Age (Pleistocene) were receding. Fluted point spearheads from this era, known as the Paleo-Indian (Paleo-Indians) Period, have been found in most parts of the state. ''Note'': ISBN refers to 1998 impression. thumb 250px left AmeriGas, Ypsilanti, MI (Image:AmeriGas_Ypsilanti.JPG) Under the UGI Utilities, Inc., UGI serves 544,000 natural gas and 60,000 electricity customers in eastern and central Pennsylvania, including customers of UGI Penn Natural Gas (formerly PG Energy) and UGI Central Penn Gas (formerly PPL Gas Utilities). UGI Utilities operates in the urban areas in and around Harrisburg (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania), Lancaster (Lancaster, Pennsylvania), Reading (Reading, Pennsylvania), Allentown (Allentown, Pennsylvania), Bethlehem (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania), Easton (Easton, Pennsylvania), Hazleton (Hazleton, Pennsylvania), Wilkes Barre (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania), Lock Haven (Lock Haven, Pennsylvania), Pottsville (Pottsville, Pennsylvania), Stroudsburg (Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania), Lewistown (Lewistown, Pennsylvania), Huntingdon (Huntingdon, Pennsylvania), Shippensburg (Shippensburg, Pennsylvania), Lewisburg (Lewisburg, Pennsylvania), Scranton (Scranton, Pennsylvania) and Williamsport (Williamsport, Pennsylvania).


television industry

-8109-1811-0 page 48 . He and his two sisters were encouraged to draw and paint from an early age. In the fall of 1884 he started high school at Central High School (Central High School (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)) in Philadelphia, where his classmates included William Glackens and Albert C. Barnes. Loughery, 1997, pp. 9–10 Cox Enterprises expanded into the cable television industry in 1962 by purchasing a number of cable systems in Lewistown


title national

http: www.dcnr.state.pa.us topogeo map13 map13.aspx accessdate November 12, 2009 ''Note'': ISBN refers to 1998 impression. thumb 250px left AmeriGas, Ypsilanti, MI (Image:AmeriGas_Ypsilanti.JPG) Under the UGI Utilities, Inc., UGI serves 544,000 natural gas and 60,000 electricity customers in eastern and central Pennsylvania, including customers of UGI Penn Natural Gas (formerly PG Energy) and UGI Central Penn Gas (formerly PPL Gas Utilities). UGI Utilities operates in the urban areas in and around Harrisburg (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania), Lancaster (Lancaster, Pennsylvania), Reading (Reading, Pennsylvania), Allentown (Allentown, Pennsylvania), Bethlehem (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania), Easton (Easton, Pennsylvania), Hazleton (Hazleton, Pennsylvania), Wilkes Barre (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania), Lock Haven (Lock Haven, Pennsylvania), Pottsville (Pottsville, Pennsylvania), Stroudsburg (Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania), Lewistown (Lewistown, Pennsylvania), Huntingdon (Huntingdon, Pennsylvania), Shippensburg (Shippensburg, Pennsylvania), Lewisburg (Lewisburg, Pennsylvania), Scranton (Scranton, Pennsylvania) and Williamsport (Williamsport, Pennsylvania).


wide green

name "LHUP media" Parks and recreation thumb right Picnic shelter at Hanna Park alt Leaves are turning red on trees in a park graced with a covered picnic shelter on a wide green lawn. Homes are visible on the far side of the park. (Image:Lock Haven Hanna Park 2.jpg)The city has 14 municipal parks and playgrounds ranging in size from the Douglas H. Peddie Memorial Park along


water+research

, when rainfall from the remnants of Hurricane Ivan threatened the city.

Lock Haven, Pennsylvania

The city of '''Lock Haven''' is the county seat of Clinton County (Clinton County, Pennsylvania), in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Located near the confluence of the West Branch Susquehanna River and Bald Eagle Creek (Bald Eagle Creek (West Branch Susquehanna River)), it is the principal city of the Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, micropolitan statistical area (United States micropolitan area), itself part of the Williamsport (Williamsport, Pennsylvania)–Lock Haven combined statistical area. At the 2010 census (2010 United States Census), Lock Haven's population was 9,772.

Built on a site long favored by pre-European peoples, Lock Haven began in 1833 as a timber town and a haven for loggers, boatmen, and other travelers on the river or the West Branch Canal (Pennsylvania Canal (West Branch Division)). Resource extraction and efficient transportation financed much of the city's growth through the end of the 19th century. In the 20th century, a light-aircraft (light aircraft) factory, a college, and a paper mill, along with many smaller enterprises, drove the economy. Frequent floods, especially in 1972, damaged local industry and led to a high rate of unemployment in the 1980s.

The city has three sites on the National Register of Historic Places—Memorial Park Site, a significant pre-European archaeological find; Heisey House, a Victorian-era (Victorian era) museum; and Water Street District, an area with a mix of 19th- and 20th-century architecture. A levee, completed in 1995, protects the city from further flooding. While industry remains important to the city, about a third of Lock Haven's workforce is employed in education, health care, or social services.

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