Traffic study set for dangerous Hill intersection

News | February 15th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Brendan Sample After another year of seeing increased car crashes, it appears that the intersection of West Evergreen Avenue and Navajo Street may finally be getting increased safety measures later this year. After visiting the intersection – which is really more of  a 90-degree turn — on Friday, Jan. 26, Eighth District City Councilwoman […]

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LUPZ close to agreement with Woodward plans

News | February 9th, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Brendan Sample The Chestnut Hill Community Association’s Land Use Planning and Zoning Committee came closer to reaching a full agreement with the Woodward House Corporation and George Woodward Company at its meeting on Feb. 1. While discussions between the groups will remain ongoing for the foreseeable future, an agreement was made to establish a […]

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FOW outlines major trail projects for next 3 years

News | February 1st, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Sue Ann Rybak Peg Shaw, director of land management for the Friends of the Wissahickon, told a packed auditorium at the Allens Art Center, 601 W. Allens Lane in Mt. Airy on Jan. 24 that the nonprofit is entering the final stage of the Sustainable Trail Initiative (STI), by completing five major trail projects […]

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CHCA board OKs Woodward plans despite failure to meet stipulations

Featured Post, News | January 31st, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Brendan Sample Despite an announcement from the Woodward House Corporation and the George Woodward Company that the firms would be unable to meet all of the stipulations required by both the Chestnut Hill Community Association’s Land Use Planning and Zoning Committee and Development Review Committee to approve the division of eight Woodward properties into […]

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