Browsing: Parkesburg Transportation

Bob Garrett of PennDOT rolls out the Department of Transportation’s preliminary recommendations for Parkesburg’s storied train station this evening. You’ll recall our March 6th post when Mr. Garrett, an Atglen native, previewed the announcement, to the


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Bob Garrett of PennDOT visited borough council’s work session last night and told council PennDOT is recommending Parkesburg’s future train station be built at the site of the existing train station. The announcement came as a


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The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, also commonly known as Amtrak, gives Parkesburg the back of its hand this morning by featuring a picture of our west-bound shelter on its Great American Station site. See for yourself


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Parkesburg Today has no crystal ball to predict where PennDOT will locate the new train station. Old-timers say the best spot for the new station is the present location on Culvert Street between Maple and Main


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This morning brings one more editorial from the Daily Local News telling Parkesburg what they think of the town’s existing train station. Their money quote: Parkesburg has a quaint facility that may or may not be


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In his blog, Paul DesRocher, Manager of Operation and Planning for TMA of Chester County, a small transportation-focused non-profit based in Malvern, makes the case for placing the new train station between Borough Hall and Rocco and


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If you want to stay up to date on train station developments, here is the closing presentation from the planning planning meeting held in Parkesburg. The proposed layout of both the existing station on Culvert Avenue


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We’re split. When Parkesburg Today asked readers to weigh in on where PennDOT should place the new train station, readers returned a split decision. While more of you liked the existing Culvert Street station one suspects


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In your opinion the best location for the new train station being planned by PennDot is:


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Seems like everyone is jumping on Parkesburg’s story about our town’s once and future train station. Last week the Daily Local News wrote a front page story and an editorial about the PennDOT’s project to modernize


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