Browsing: Parkesburg Transportation

MAKE A DIFFERENCE !

UPDATE: In case of inclement weather the Make A Difference Day event will he held as scheduled but will be held inside The Parkesburg Point facility. By Jack Mariano Are you making a difference in your


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ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY PARADE THIS SUNDAY

The Parkesburg VFW Post 4480 Memorial Day Parade and Services, will be held Sunday, May  22, 2016,  Parkesburg, PA Services to honor the Parkesburg Veterans and the Memorial Day Parade are scheduled for Sunday, May 22,


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Dinniman: Parkesburg Amtrak Station Still On Hold

Put this post the category of, “I wish I had better news.” The news out of Harrisburg regarding our long-shuttered train station is not good.  I reported in October, that PennDOT’s plans to refurbish Amtrak’s Chester


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Parkesburg Train Station Updgrade Update: It’s Frustrating

On October 18th when I advised Parkesburg Today readers not to hold their breath waiting for PennDOT to upgrade the Parkesburg train station, borough officials, elected and appointed, scoffed and told me I didn’t know what


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Is Anyone Fighting For Parkesburg?

A meeting was held in Malvern two Fridays ago to lay out plans to upgrade Chester County’s five Amtrak station. At that meeting PennDOT representative Jennifer Granger told the 120 dignitaries, politicians and activist gathered in


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Parkesburg Amtrak Train Station Not A PennDOT Priority

If you’ve been holding your breath waiting for Parkesburg’s train station to be upgraded or SEPTA service to return to these parts, you can relax a bit.  Parkesburg’s train station upgrade will not happen anytime soon.


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Amtrak Station Update

The blur of Amtrak trains speeding through Parkesburg and across Chester County is only getting faster, but commuters to the city are about to do a double take when they arrive at five soon-to-be brand new


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S.A.V.E. Route 41 Art Show Opens This Weekend

S.A.V.E., the Kennett Square organization focused on promoting “roadway infrastructure consistent with safety, agricultural preservation, historic villages, and environmental protection,” Is hosting an art show focused on highways and traffic. This from the event’s web site:


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Parkesburg Today’s Top 2013 Stories – Continued

Yesterday, when I did the top Parkesburg Today stories of 2013, I left out several important stories that deserve to be included in the list. Technical difficulties prevent these three from being added to the poll


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Parkesburg’s Worst Streets Get A Makeover

Three of Parkesburg’s most blemished, potmarked streets are getting the roadway equivalent of a facelift this Fall. Rosement Avenue and Sadsbury Road (above) on the Borough’s north side got their new look last week.  Beale Drive


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