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Posted on: July 19, 2021

McKinley Tot Lot Update

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As you may be aware the Borough has been planning and fundraising for redevelopment of the surface lot on the northeast corner of Mckinley and Wycombe Avenues unofficially titled the "Mckinley Tot Lot". The plan is to transform this municipal lo...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

July 19: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes #38 – “Inlet Replacement”

The drainage/stormwater inlet at the Baltimore Ave/Scottdale Rd intersection was replaced!  It was much needed.  The existing inlet was showing a lot of signs of deterioration.  You c...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

July 9: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes #35 – “Checking the Erosion Control”

Happy July 4th!!  Hope you all are enjoying the holiday! With it being a holiday……There hasn’t been much to report.  So….. with all the rain we recently had, I thought it would be a...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

July 1, 2021 Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #28 - “The Bobcat Excavator is Here!”  

 

It was so exciting to see the Bobcat E50 Excavator on the project site!  This is such an impressive piece of equipment in that it can excavate so mu...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

June 17: Gateway Slope Notes

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The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

June 14, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes #23 - “So Much Clearing and Grubbing!” 

Wow, there is so much happening but you really can’t see it from Baltimore Avenue! So much clearing and grubbing is continuing. Please see attached pictures. With all the clearing happening, it’s ...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

June 3: Gateway Slope Notes

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The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

May 20, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

May 12, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member Carol Martsolf, who is a professional c...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

May 5, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #8:  Clearing and Grubbing 

 

Besides setting up erosion control devices, one of the first activities on a construction site is called, “clearing and grubbing.” You can se...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

April 28, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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April 28, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member Caro...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Lansdowne Avenue Crosswalk Work Begins

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April 19, 2021: Miller Bros. contractors have started work at the Lansdowne Avenue Crossing project! In June of 2018 Lansdowne Borough was awarded $87,624 through a competitive grant application to the 2018 Community Development Block Grant funding cycle....

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

April 16, 2021: Gateway Slope Groundbreaking

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Mayor Tony Campuzano and Lansdowne Borough Council President Benjamin Hover and Vice President Magda Byrne celebrate the groundbreaking of the Gateway Slope project into Lansdowne. Also, joining Council and the Mayor are Craig Totaro, the Borough Manager,...
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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Infrastructure Improvements: Sewer Enhancements

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Lansdowne Borough is committed to maintaining the high integrity of infrastructure for all of its residents. Through an inspection process, it has been determined that the sanitary sewer in several areas of the Borough are failing and need to be replaced....

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Bicycle Facilities

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Lansdowne Borough was awarded technical assistance from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission’s (“DVRPC”) Safe Routes to Transit Program. The program is a competitive technical assistance program periodically offer...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Reservoir Park Streambank Restoration Project

Reservoir Park Streambank Restoration Project

In the Fall of 2017 a letter was received from Governor Tom Wolf notifying the Borough that it was awarded $300,000 from the Community Conservation Partnerships Program to restore Reservoir Park. The budget for this project is approximately $400,000. In s...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Gateway Slope Project

Gateway Slope

In 2016 and 2017 Lansdowne Borough was awarded two grants to support the development of a pedestrian trail as an extension of the Hoffman Park trail. The new trail extension known as Gateway Slope will connect to the existing trail at the South East corne...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Lansdowne Avenue Crosswalk

Lansdowne Avenue Crosswalk

In June of 2018 Lansdowne Borough was awarded $87,624 through a competitive grant application to the 2018 Community Development Block Grant funding cycle. The application was to install a more permanent and planned crosswalk across Lansdowne Avenue to con...

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