Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission

(The "Forbidden Drive" recreational trail in the Valley Green section of Fairmount Park, Philadelphia.  File photo)

Delaware Valley Region Expanding Its Network of Hiking and Biking Trails

In our area, trail development is expected to take off this summer thanks to a $23-million federal grant.

06/23/2011

Fight Over Toll On Route 422 Heats Up In Pennsylvania

On Thursday, a group of local state lawmakers spoke out against a plan to toll the Route 422, which runs from King of Prussia to Pottstown and is known for notoriously long morning and evening delays.

06/09/2011

An accident scene was part of training sessions for emergency personnel. (Credit: John McDevitt)

Conference Teaches Emergency Responders Traffic-Reducing Strategies

A day-long conference was held at Citizens Bank Park yesterday for emergency personnel in the region who arrive at traffic accident scenes.

05/11/2011

(File photo)

New Jersey And Pennsylvania Thinking Creatively About Infrastructure Funding

State governments on both sides of the Delaware River are attempting to come to grips with a worsening problem: the need to maintain and even improve transportation infrastructure despite the lack of predictable funding to do it.

03/22/2011

Barry Seymour.  Photo by Karin Phillips)

Local Organizations Band Together To Improve Philly’s Food Sources

The plan, called “Eating Here,” is designed to strengthen the food system that feeds the Greater Philadelphia region.

02/10/2011

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