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Media Comprehensive Plan Public Comment meeting, 7PM

Jul 17

Media Comprehensive Plan Public Comment meeting, 7PM

After a long process of feedback and revisions, Media Borough will be having a public meeting tonight, July 17th, at 7PM to review Media’s Comprehensive Plan. The meeting is open to all residents or stakeholders in Media. A copy of the Comprehensive Plan draft can be found on the borough website. Peter Simone from Simone & Collins Landscape...

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CyclePhilly App to Track Bike Routes and Help With Transportation Planning in Greater Philadelphia

Jul 08

CyclePhilly App to Track Bike Routes and Help With Transportation Planning in Greater Philadelphia

Cycling enthusiasts and advocates of more inclusive transportation planning will get a boost from an exciting new app developed by the group Code for Philly. Code for Philly is a non-partisan volunteer team of technology experts, municipal programmers, and social entrepreneurs whose mission is to help modernize Greater Philadelphia through the use of web-based...

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PennDOT and Police Partner to Encourage Increased Seat-Belt Use

May 20

PennDOT and Police Partner to Encourage Increased Seat-Belt Use

RELEASE – PennDOT, Pennsylvania State and local police are partnering for a nationwide “Click It or Ticket” seat-belt enforcement.  This initiative began Monday, May 19 and runs through June 8. “Increased safety efforts, education and enforcement are helping to drive down the number of unbelted crashes and deaths, but there is still work to do,”...

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Delaware County welcomes new Magisterial District Judges

Jan 11

Delaware County welcomes new Magisterial District Judges

Six magisterial district judges take oath of office RELEASE – Two new magisterial district judges and four returning district judges took the Oath of Office administered by President Judge Chad F. Kenney Tuesday, Jan. 7, in The Honorable John V. Diggins Ceremonial Courtroom at the historic Delaware County Courthouse. After the Induction Ceremony, Deborah A. Krull...

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UPDATE: The Secret Burglary That Exposed J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI

Jan 07

UPDATE: The Secret Burglary That Exposed J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI

Media, PA is once again featured in the news for its role in revealing FBI activities in the 1970s: More than 40 years ago, on the evening of March 8, 1971, a group of burglars carried out an audacious plan. They pried open the door of an FBI office in Pennsylvania and stole files about the bureau’s surveillance of anti-war groups and civil rights...

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Media Real Estate’s Wawa Plan Clears First Hurdle: Preliminary Approval

Nov 22

Media Real Estate’s Wawa Plan Clears First Hurdle: Preliminary Approval

Last night Borough Council unanimously approved the Land Development (SALDO) application for Media Real Estate’s plans to place a Wawa at the corner of Baltimore Ave and 252/Providence  Road. We placed 33 conditions on the approval, which, by the way, may be contested by Media Real Estate in the next 30 days if they so choose. We’ve met with them at...

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