Archive for June 19th, 2015

Winning project shows perils of jaywalking

PennDOT has recognized an innovative Chester County program to improve pedestrian safety, said District Attorney Tom Hogan. The Chester County Highway Safety Project received the 2015 Project of the Year Award from PennDOT, said a press release from the District Attorney’s Office. The honor cited the “Cops in Crosswalks” program, an initiative to stop car collisions ...

 
 

Roadwork for week of June 21

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 June 21 through June 28. The department recommends that motorists allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. Drivers on Route 162 in East Marlborough, Newlin, East Bradford and ...

 

Committee passes three Barrar bills

During a Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee meeting that state Rep. Steve Barrar, R-160, Chester/Delaware, held this week, three bills benefiting both veterans and emergency responders were unanimously approved. The bills now await a vote by the full House. “As majority chairman of the committee, I am pleased that the committee continues to be ...

 

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience opens July 1

Longwood Gardens’ new nighttime installation, Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience by Klip Collective, opening July 1, takes guests on an immersive journey around the Gardens with moving imagery, light and original music using Longwood’s plants and landscape as the canvas. Created by Klip Collective of Philadelphia, this innovative display is Klip’s first ...