A Chester County Open Space Summit will take place from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 2, 2019, at the Lenfest Center at ChesLen Preserve, 1199 Cannery Road, Coatesville. This event will celebrate the 30th anniversary of Chester County’s open space preservation program and recognize the economic benefits of these efforts. As part of the summit, the Chester County Commissioners will announce results of a study, Return on Environment: The Economic Value of Protected Open Space in Chester County, which highlights the proven and substantial economic, environmental, and public health benefits of open space preservation to surrounding communities. Register for this free event by clicking here. Questions? Contact Danielle Lynch at the Chester County Planning Commission, 610-344-6285 or email@example.com.