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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Trick or Treat


Trick or Treat will be held in the Borough on October 31st from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.  Motorists, please be careful driving during these times.  Here are some helpful safety tips to make your evening of candy gathering safe:

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Major Upgrades Coming to Parkesburg Train Station


The Parkesburg Train Station will see significant parking, stormwater management, and drainage, and ADA accessibility upgrades thanks to a new agreement state Senator Andy Dinniman brokered between PennDOT, Amtrak, and Parkesburg Borough.

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Halloween Parade & Fall Fun Day with Fireworks - Saturday October 19th


Starting at 3:00 pm on Saturday, October 19th, come enjoy the Lions Club Halloween Parade and Fall Fun Day featuring Food, Chicken BBQ, Children's Activities, Pumpkin Decorating Contest and live music by Dave Mell Blues Band (on West Street near the Libra...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Get Your Flu Vaccine

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The Chester County Health Department is holding flu vaccine clinics open to the public in locations around Chester County.  The single most effective protection against flu is getting a flu vaccine. It is recommended that all people aged 6 months...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Chester County Farm Guide

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The new edition of “A Guide to Local Farm Products in Chester County” (aka The Farm Guide) is now available to share with residents.  The Chester County Ag Council hopes you find it a useful tool to encourage residents to supp...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Spotted Lanternfly Management

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The Spotted Lanternfly has been spotted in Parkesburg Borough, and the surrounding areas.  This is an invasive species that feeds on important crops that are vital to the economy in the immediate area and throughout the state.  The Penn ...

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