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The Daily Local News followed their Thursday front page story on upgrading Parkesburg train station with an editorial this morning noting the need for a better train stop in western Chester County and encouraging those participating


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An article in this morning’s Daily Local News regarding the debate being waged over the future of Parkesburg’s century old train station and whether a better location for the proposed new station being planned by PennDOT


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This from State Senator Dominic Pileggi’s office: As the school buses begin to roll, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is encouraging parents to take a moment to discuss safety issues with their children. Engage your


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> Newly reopened Strasburg Road in Marshallton Those traveling from the ‘Berg into West Chester no longer have to fight traffic on the 30 Bypass or dodge the occasional doe on detours around the village of


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> Gerry Treadway and Mel Keen were just two of the many local residents working with PennDOT last week to develop ideas for the future of Parkesburg’s train station By Council President Mel Keen Last week


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> Amtrak announced shortly after noon that Keystone Service, with stops in Parkesburg, will resume this afternoon (August 29th) with Train 647 (3:45 p.m. departure from Philadelphia) and Train 652 (3:20 departure from Harrisburg).  Check here


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> Parkesburg resident Elvin Kennel, principal of the Lancaster Campus of Lancaster Mennonite School, welcomes high school students in Chester County to use the new school bus serving Oxford, Parkesburg and Cochranville. This from the Community


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> If you couldn’t make the ‘Plan the Keystone’ session Tuesday evening, the first of three such sessions planned this week to flesh out the improvements the community wants to see in a train station, here’s


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>             This from the desk of Borough Council President Mel Keen: The public is invited to Parkesburg Borough Hall this evening to learn about and share their ideas about PennDOT’s upgrades to


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> Thanks to State Senator Andy Dinniman for bringing the following press release from PennDOT seeking input on our train station’s future to our attention. News for Immediate Release 08/10/2011 PennDOT Invites Public Input for Parkesburg


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