New Hancock County Commissioner TIm Bechtol Shares His Goals For The County

01/11/17 – 12:14 P.M.

Tim Bechtol started as a Hancock County Commissioner a short time ago and is learning the ropes. He said he felt that running for the open position was a chance to help the community.

Tim Bechtol

Bechtol said that he looks forward to using his construction experience to work on some projects

Tim Bechtol

Bechtol said that he hopes to upgrade Dorney Plaza with a porous surface to help with the drainage project.

Flood mitigation was another topic of discussion. He said that he believes an agreement can be reached on flood mitigation but it will take efforts from others as well.

Tim Bechtol

Bechtol said that some areas of the county are too high for flooding to be an issue.