Wissahickon Creek

(West Valley Green Road Bridge, prior to its reopening.  Photo by Jodi Christman, used with permission)

Valley Green Bridge Over Wissahickon Creek Reopens — Temporarily — Ahead of Schedule

The West Valley Green Road Bridge, which links Whitemarsh and Springfield townships, was shut down in March after Penndot inspectors found structural problems.

08/06/2014

(The West Valley Green Bridge.  Photo provided by Montgomery County commissioners' office)

Sudden Closure of a Montco Bridge Sends Drivers, County Engineers Scrambling

County commissioner Leslie Richards says nearly 6,000 vehicles use the bridge each day. She says detour signs have been posted.

03/10/2014

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Police: Father Tries To Rescue Son, Both Drown In Wissahickon Creek

Philadelphia police say a 13-year-old boy and his father drowned while swimming in the Wissahickson Creek Friday afternoon.

09/06/2013

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4 Men Rescued From Wissahickon Creek

The men were apparently fishing in the creek near Lincoln Drive and Forbidden Drive in Fairmount Park.

09/02/2013

FILE (credit: Gary John Norman/Getty Images)

Ask An Expert: Top Bike Rides In Philadelphia

Here are a few great Philadelphia-area rides as recommended by the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia. Join the pack and get pedaling!

04/06/2013

Wissahickon Creek

Body Found In Wissahickon Creek

Police say they found a body in the Wissahickon Creek Friday afternoon.

02/16/2013

irene

Hurricane Irene Claims Life Of 64-Year-Old East Norriton Woman

Hurricane Irene claimed the life of a 64-year-old woman from East Norriton Township Sunday morning, according to authorities.

08/28/2011

You Shall Not Pass!

Hurricane Irene Brings Potential Of Widespread Flooding Across Philadelphia Region

The big problem in Philadelphia remains the potential for widespread flooding.

08/28/2011

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