Item for Community Vote - Cancel PDF 2021 due to COVID-19 Pandemic

The PDF Planning Committee has received a proposal to Cancel PDF 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

This proposal item that will go to a live vote on a Zoom call on Feb. 16, 2021 at 7 pm et.  The community is invited to watch the live vote at

The item is a simple YEA or NAY vote to cancel PDF 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

YEA to cancel PDF.  NAY to go forward holding an event.  

As we all know vaccines are rolling out and the pandemic landscape shifts day to day.  

PDF needs to notify our landlord and vendors (firewood, ice, porto-potties etc.) of our intentions regarding PDF 2021 as soon as possible.  

Going forward with an event in Tamaqua will require additional considerations and will require community members to fill vacant roles.   In addition, PDF will adhere to all federal, state, and local laws and protocols surrounding quarantines, masks, handwashing, and occupancy for outdoor gatherings.  A summary of considerations can be found on the voting form. 

Community members can vote here:  


The voting period is open until Feb. 16th at 3 PM ET.  Please see the below article for details on the new voting process.