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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Santa at the Square

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Enjoy Food Trucks, Christmas Activities, Live Music & Pictures with Santa Pets are welcome!

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Project to Improve Safety Along High Street

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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is planning engineering design on a project to improve safety along High Street in West Chester, Chester County.

The proposed project features several safety enhancements at intersections along High S...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Boards and Commission Openings

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Borough Council is Accepting Applications for Appointments

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West Chester Borough Council is accepting applications for volunteer positions for the following : 

  1. Historic Commission 
  2. Sustainability&n...
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Posted on: November 15, 2022

SEPTA Open House

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Posted on: November 3, 2022

Toys for Tots

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The municipal building is an official drop off location of Toys for Tots.

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Posted on: November 2, 2022

Gay Street Paving

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Gay Street between Walnut Street and Church Street was repaved today, November 2 as part of a utility upgrades project.  This work was preceded by brick restoration of the intersections and crosswalks in this area.

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Posted on: November 2, 2022

Aqua Scheduled Work on Downingtown Pike

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I am writing to provide you with details on Aqua Pennsylvania’s construction work that is scheduled in your neighborhood. Before I do, on behalf of Aqua, I want you to know that we hope you and your family are faring well during th...

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

Leaf Collection Has Begun

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Leaf Collection Has Begun!

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

Greenfield Park SWM Project Commencing

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Ground will be broken this week on a stormwater management project in the vicinity of the parking lot at Greenfield Park, adjacent to Goose Creek. Six rain gardens, green stormwater infrastructure design to collect, clean, and slowly discharge stormwater,...

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Posted on: October 31, 2022

M. Night Shyamalan Films Movie on South High Street

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M. Night Shyamalan Films Movie on South High Street

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Posted on: October 31, 2022

Fleet Manager Shows Can-Do Attitude

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Fleet Manager Shows Can-Do Attitude

The Borough’s Fleet Manager, Jason Barnes, demonstrated an extraordinary can-do attitude in restoring a broken Fire Department engine.  Typically, a vehicle’s broken part is just a broken par...

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Posted on: October 26, 2022

Goose Creek Clean Up

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Borough Staff recently inspected part of Goose Creek and identified obstructions.  Public Works is currently removing these obstructions.  

The photos below show the removal of a dead tree and other debris.  This work will improv...

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Posted on: October 26, 2022

Aqua Work Scheduled for West Virgina Avenue

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Project Update: All of the main is installed and has passed chlorination. Brubacher will back on Monday 12/5 to start the service transfers and side street tie-ins. 

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I am writing to provide you with details on Aqua Pennsylvania&r...

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Posted on: October 12, 2022

Reconstructing Greenview Alley at South Franklin Street

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Public Works is repairing a current drainage problem and future icing problem by reconstructing Greenview Alley at South Franklin Street.

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Posted on: October 11, 2022

Paving Project Completed

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The Borough Public Works department completed the 2022 Paving Project ON OCTOBER 10, 2022, WHEN we striped the blacktop with yellow lines.

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Posted on: October 6, 2022

Garden of Honor Cleanup

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Statement from the Borough Council President

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MESSSAGE FROM THE BOROUGH COUNCIL PRESIDENT

Unfortunately, the permit for Outfest, which was scheduled to take place on October 1st in downtown West Chester, was rescinded by the Business Improvement District. While Borough Council understands the reasonin...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

2022 Flu & COVID-19 Vaccine Information

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On behalf of the Chester County Health Department, This Google Drive folder has digital promotional material for the Health Department’s 2022 flu and COVID-19 vaccine clinics.   

The included promotional flyers are available in English an...

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Posted on: August 19, 2022

Congratulations to SEPTA

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Congratulations to SEPTA

 

Congratulations to SEPTA and local and county officials for their collaboration to complete the extension of regional rail service from Elwyn Station to the new Wawa Station at 1490 W Baltimore Pike. Passenger rail servic...

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Posted on: August 10, 2022

Important Messages from the Finance Department

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Important Messages from the Finance Department for Aqua customers and Permit Sales.

ATTENTION CUSTOMERS WITH AQUA SEWER OR WATER BILL QUESTIONS

Reference Aqua Bills on behalf of the Borough of West Chester. We do not have copies of bills or access to their ...

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

New Feature! Search Your Address (Beta)

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We are able to provide a new helpful search feature (in beta mode) to help you find information about you address. By simply searching your address you can find information such as Parking Permit Area Zones, Waste and Recycling Collection, Water and Sewer...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Borough Street Light Upgrade

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Street Light UPGRADE UNDERWAY

The upgrade of the street lighting in the Borough began this week.  Lenni Electric will be installing approximately 1000 Street Light Nodes throughout the Borough.  These nodes are intended to resolv...

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