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.

The City of Chester Council is pursuing the sale of the assets of the CWA. See this article for details: Chester seeks potential buyers for Chester Water Authority. This next article describes how the PA Department of Community & Economic Development Act 47 consultants have influenced this situation: Chester Water Authority gears up for survival battle in court.

PA Supreme Court Ruling in Favor of CWA

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