Browsing: PennDOT

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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Conservancy Group Urges Participation In Route 41 Survey

This message  from Safety, Agriculture, Villages & Environments (S.A.V.E.), a Kennett Square group of concerned area residents dedicated to developing a safer Route 41 while protecting the area’s scenic pastures and farmlands, arrived in my Inbox


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An article on county Bridges, specifically those of the failing kind, get a shout-out in today’s Daily Local News.  Turns out, according to the article, Pennsylvania has more “structurally deficient” bridges than any other state. Being


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There are a couple of projects in town that have gone more than a few months without an update. Yesterday we brought you up to speed on The Point’s building project and their tentative grand opening


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PennDOT’s $8.1 million project to ease traffic congestion at the intersection where Route 41 and 30 meet in Gap gets rolled out this week, and none too soon for some Gap residents who are not happy


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My notes including misspellings, misquotes and typos from last night’s March Borough Council meeting. Roll call – all councilpersons are present, Mayor John Hagan away on a personal matter Agenda – No changes Minutes from 2/20


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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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This press release from PennDOT concerning the construction project along Route 41 south of the High School: Slow travel is expected Friday (Feb. 3) on Route 41 in West Fallowfield Township, Chester County, when traffic is


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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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