Archive | February, 2018

Revised Petition Filing Calendar for Congressional Candidates Released

In accordance with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s order requiring a new congressional redistricting plan for the May 15, 2018 primary election, below are the petition filing adjustments to the election calendar, which are applicable ONLY to the office of Representative in Congress:  February 27     First day to circulate and file nomination petitions.  March 20         Last day […]

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Zoning Update Meeting Postponed to April 5

The Zoning Update Task Force Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 21, has been postponed to April 5, 2018.  The proposed Zoning amendments will be discussed at that time.  Note that the recommendations of the Kennel Task Force are part of these proposed zoning amendments. The proposed amendments will be reviewed by the Planning Commission, Board of […]

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One Day Conference to Highlight Brandywine-Christina Watershed on May 3

The Brandywine-Christina watershed supplies drinking water to over a half million people in Delaware and Pennsylvania.  This conference highlights the information from the Brandywine-Christina State of the Watershed Report and showcases projects implemented throughout the watershed.  The cost is $25 per person, with a discount for students.  Click here for more information.  To register, visit […]

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Chester Valley Trail Meeting to be Held March 1

SAVE THE DATE:  The Chester County Planning Commission (CCPC) is holding a public meeting about a plan to extend the Chester Valley Trail on Thursday, March 1 from 6:30-8:30 pm at The Point in Parkesburg PA. This is your chance to give feedback on potential routes the trail could take through Western Chester County. Please […]

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Conservation Plan Writing Workshops to be held in March

Most farms are required by Pennsylvania law to have either a conservation plan or an agricultural erosion & sediment control plan.  The Chester County Conservation District (CCCD), in conjunction with Penn State University, is offering a conservation plan writing workshop that will allow farmers to write their own plans for free.  Farmers need to attend […]

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Conservation District to Host Manure Management Workshop at Honey Brook Township March 28

The Chester County Conservation District (CCCD) is hosting four Manure Management Workshops to help farmers develop a Chapter 91 Manure Management Plan as required by Pennsylvania Law.  During each workshop, CCCD staff will discuss Manure and Nutrient Management regulations and assist attendees with development of their plans.  The workshop will be held at the Honey […]

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