Safety, Agriculture, Villages & Environment

“The people have a right to clean air, pure water, and to the preservation of the natural, scenic, historic and esthetic values of the environment. Pennsylvania’s public natural resources are the common property of all the people, including generations yet to come. As trustee of these resources, the Commonwealth shall conserve and maintain them for the benefit of all the people.” Article 1, Section 27 of the PA Constitution.

PennDOT has updated their website for planned projects on Route 41:

Projects include plans for a roundabout at the Route 41/926 intersection, as well as a roundabout option at the Route 41/841 intersection in Chatham where the Section 106 process has begun.

J.P. Morgan Chase has submitted an updated proposal for the White Clay Point development along Route 41 in New Garden Twp.

In August of 2021, this email between Aqua's attorney and the Receiver for the City of Chester became public through a Right to Know request.

The following month, the PA Commonwealth Court issued a narrow ruling that would enable the City of Chester to sell the Chester Water Authority to Aqua PA. The Chester Water Authority promptly filed an Appeal with the PA Supreme Court.

PA State Representatives John Lawrence and Bryan Cutler, the Chester County Commissioners, and the national advocacy organization Food & Water Watch have asked the PA Supreme Court to intercede in the case.

S.A.V.E. supports Landscapes3, the updated comprehensive plan for Chester County's future that seeks to balance preservation with growth across the county’s landscapes through six goal areas: Preserve, Protect, Appreciate, Live, Prosper, and Connect.

Return on Environment: The Economic Value of Protected Open Space in Chester County, and unveiled a video