Along the Ford

Roadwork for Feb. 25 through March 3

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Feb. 25 through March 3. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. • Route 82 in East Fallowfield Township, between Valley and Strasburg roads, remains ...

 
 

Around Town Feb. 23

• The Chester County Historical Society, in partnership with Longwood Gardens, presents “A Legacy of Plant Exploration,” on Thursday, March 2 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Enjoy a wine and cheese reception at Chester County Historical Society, tour the exhibit and learn from three notable speakers: artist Adrian Martinez, Longwood Gardens instructor David Culp, and Longwood ...

 

Roadwork for Feb. 18 through Feb. 24

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Feb. 18 through Feb. 24. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. • On Tuesday, Feb. 21, through Friday, Feb. 24, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., lane ...

 

Around Town Feb. 16

• The Uptown! Speaker Series opens its 2017 season at the Knauer Performing Arts Center on Feb. 21, at 6:30 p.m. The first speaker in the series will be Mike Huggins of Transformation Yoga Project. Huggins is the founder of the project, which offers, “healing through empowerment.” For a full listing of events, visit uptownwestchester.org. • All Chester County ...

 

Planners recommend approval for Crebilly

Westtown Township Planning Commission members Monday night voted to recommend approval for Toll Bros. planned development for Crebilly Farm. The vote was 6-1 with commission Vice Chairman Russ Hatton casting the lone “no” vote. Hatton’s concern centered on traffic and the thought that Toll has not met the burden of proof for showing traffic congestion would be no ...

 

Roadwork for Feb. 11 through Feb. 17

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Feb. 11 through Feb. 17. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. • A detour will be in place on Route 926 beginning Monday, Feb. 13 through Sept. 1 due ...

 

Schools, county government closed.

Todays winter storm has led to the closing of the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District schools and offices, and the Delaware County government offices.

 

Around Town Feb. 9

• Fifth-grade students at Chadds Ford Elementary School sand planks cut from an old mulberry tree. The planks will become a bench that will be left at the school as part of the Fifth-grade Leave Behind Project. Parent-advisor Paul Koch oversaw the sanding operation. (See top photo.) • The Chadds Ford Gallery opens a new exhibit “Passages” on Friday, Feb. 10. Works ...

 

Roadwork for Feb. 4 to Feb. 10

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Feb. 4 through Feb. 10. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. • Soil boring will cause lane closures on Route 1 between Brinton Lake Road and State ...

 

Flashing Yellow Arrow Signal set for Pocopson

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced that it will activate southeastern Pennsylvania’s first Flashing Yellow Arrow traffic signal on Feb. 8 at the intersection of Route 52 and Pocopson Road in Pocopson Township. The Flashing Yellow Arrow is a new type of left turn traffic signal that has been proven to improve left turn safety at signalized ...

 

Around Town Feb. 2

• Concordia Choral Arts' mixed choir, Concordia Voices, is holding auditions for its spring concert series, “The Book of Love: Part 2 - Complications.”
 Auditions are being held on Sunday, Feb. 5 and are by appointment only. Please e-mail auditions@concordiachoralarts.org to sign up for a time slot. Rehearsals are on Sunday afternoons in Paoli beginning on Feb. 12. ...