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RP Borough Comprehensive Plan Revision and Sellers Avenue Bridge Update - Public Discourse vs Gag Rule.
At the February Council meeting President Berger once again resorted to Gag Rule tactics to silence public comment. Since Mr. Berger had in self-defense previously declared preposterous the mere suggestion that he would apply a gag rule during a public meeting, one might readily conclude the actions of Mr. Berger himself to be preposterous. So be it.
Our chances are increasing high for a high-impact, protracted winter
weather event, in Ridley Park on Sunday night and all day Monday,
March 2-3 2014.
This event will affect both the Monday morning and Monday evening
commutes. At this time, National Weather Service forecast models are
trending snowier, but sleet and freezing rain are very probable.
In comparison to the other winter storms we've had so far this winter,
the latest storm…
I see on the left side of RPOL main page that a PLANNING COMMISSION meeting is scheduled for 7 pm TODAY.
Better attend and see what is going on with the RP COMPREHENSIVE PLAN REVISION.
Wouldn't want another BILLBOARD FIASCO to be SNEAKED IN...and catch us UNAWARES...ask Rip Van Winkle about it...
A Heroin Alert Town Hall meeting will be held on Thursday (Feb. 27) at 6:15PM at the Ridley Middle School, Free and Dupont Streets, Ridley Park.
Ridley Park Police are urging residents, educators, youth and students from the surrounding communities of Ridley Township, Eddystone, Tinicum Township, Norwood, Prospect Park and Glenolden to attend this event addressing the growing epidemic of heroin use. This story is filed by …
Your troublemakers..I'm really getting discussed with all your accusations and insults that you are posting on RPOL. For your information, the picture that everyone is talking about was published on this blog last year. This is nothing new.
If you have a complain about the COP and Boland riding around in the police car, bring it to a Borough Council meeting. This web site is getting to out of hand because of people like you - I mean you Mr T.P !
We are all…Continue
Former Ridley Park Borough Council member Jeanne Frantz Tuesday night took council to task over reputed plans to make the public comment portion of meetings more efficient, contending council should get its own house in order first.
“I believe that in order to have time to be more efficient, this council needs to look at how they do things, get themselves better…Continue
The Ridley Educational Foundation is selling tickets to several Phillies baseball games this season, including a Fireworks game against the Atlanta Braves on Friday, June 27th. With the addition of Marlon Byrd and A.J. Burnett, the Phillies could have a surprising season.
Proceeds from the sale of tickets by the Ridley Educational…Continue
Added by Gail Heinemeyer on February 18, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments
Through March 17, all of the Ridley School District libraries are holding an online Titlewish fundraiser.
Titlewish is a free online donation program that allows schools to use 100% of donated funds to purchase materials from Follett Library Resources.
Parents, teachers, alumni, community members, and all library supporters are invited to participate and help us meet our fundraising…Continue
Added by Gail Heinemeyer on February 18, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments
Borough council President Bob Berger Monday denied council plans to implement a gag order for public comment at council meetings.
“A ‘gag order’ is a word I will not even address because it is so preposterous" Berger told DelcoTimes correspondent…Continue
Added by RidleyParkOnline on February 17, 2014 at 8:18pm — No Comments
I am wondering whose responsibility it is to make sure a pedestrian can get from a sidewalk ACROSS A STREET these days. I recognize that the homeowner must clear his walk, I know the borough clears the streets, but who handles the mountainous no man's land created in between the two?
Parkers here we go again - another round of deep, heavy, snow and wintery precipitation is barreling down on Ridley Park with 6-10 inches of new snow and the big potential for downed power lines and power outages.
Do you think January 2014 was the worst month for snow in Ridley Park? Since 1872, the National Weather Service has maintained records of the region's leading weather events and January 2104 happens to be the third snowiest January we've had since records were maintained.
25.9 inches of snow on January 31, 2014 dropped that day into the record books as the…Continue
Added by RidleyParkOnline on February 9, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
In 2013, there were 63 heroin-related deaths in Delaware County. On Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Ridley High School The devastating impact of heroin and prescription drug abuse was detailed in a powerful forum by members of the Delaware County Heroin Task Force where 200 residents were in attendance.
This story is filed by the…Continue
Added by RidleyParkOnline on February 9, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments
February 5, 2010, February 6, and February 10, 2010. Ridley Park, had the distinction of receiving the most snow in Delaware County at 30 inches for the February 6 storm. …Continue
Tom park, Get a grip man! Previously you said you would hold off your judgment about the billboard till we hear from the Judge because you were not fully informed; then you go off on speculation clouding up the issue with make-believe…
Comment by Tom…Continue
While Peg DeGrassa of the DelCoNewsNewtork was shopping at Five Below in Springfield recently, she came across a Weird Pennsylvania book, one in a series of books written about oddball places in each state. What follows is …Continue
Here we go again Parkers. Another winter storm is passing over Ridley
Park tonight and the National Weather Service in Mount Holly, NJ has
issued a Winter…Continue
The contractor's trash trucks have already pulled out of Ridley Park for today (feb. 3). According to the Borough's website, if your trash was not picked up on Monday, February 3 the Borough's trash contractor will attempt to sweep the town again tomorrow on February 4, when the company is picking up trash the other side of the Borough. Make your trash available for a possible…Continue