Browsing: Chester County

County Schedules Wolf’s Hollow County Park Visioning Workshop

The Chester County Facilities and Parks Department has scheduled a public meeting for the Wolf’s Hollow County Park Master Plan study on Thursday, December 17, 2015 at the Octorara Senior High School Library, 228 Highland Road,


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Parkesburg Today Is Back, I’m Moving On

OK Parkesburg and the greater Octorara community, I need your help. You have undoubtedly noticed I’ve been largely absent on these pages the last several months.  An intense atmosphere at work, pressing church duties and a


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Locally-grown Christmas Trees Are A Renewable Resources

Right after Thanksgiving, many families welcome the December holiday season by setting up Christmas trees in their living-rooms and hallways. Although some opt for the ease of plastic trees or the convenience of pre-packaged spruces from


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In anticipation of primary election day on Tuesday, May 20th, Chester County has added a 2014 Election function to its recently launched mobile app ChescoCONNECT. The 2014 Election button takes users to a specially created page


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Chester County Survey Gets It Right This Time

Chester County wants your opinion, again. And this time they’re being a heck of a lot more polite about how they ask. Long-time readers of Parkesburg Today will remember one survey last year where County officials


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Household Hazardous Waste Collection


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County’s Register Of Wills Now Making House Calls

For Chester County residents in need of assistance from the county’s Register of Wills office, county employees are now traveling to meet citizens. Register of Wills Terri Clark instituted the policy to better serve the public.


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OP-Ed: County Commissioners Communicate County’s Winter Weather Response

Chester County’s winter weather certainly qualified as an extreme emergency this year. Residents endured multiple huge snow storms and devastating ice storms that made county roads dangerous. Schools and businesses were closed and many county residents


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Library Survey Looks To The Future

Chester County Library wants your opinion. Imagine that! I kid you not.  Last week the library posted a 13 question survey on their website saying the compiled results from the survey will help them shape, “the


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Preventing and Thawing Frozen Pipes

Weather officials are predicting bitter cold temperatures across Chester County from tonight into Wednesday. The combination of winds and cold temperatures will create dangerous wind chill factors tonight and Tuesday. Being prepared and informed may help


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