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August 2012 Blog Posts (12)

Facts demanded regarding future of Ridley Park bridge project

Letter To the Delco Daily Times by Jared Brennan:



" I received a letter in the mail Aug. 15, from the office of state Rep Nick Miccarelli, R-162 of Ridley Park, in regards to the bridge over Sellers Avenue here in Ridley Park. I hope the “conflicting reports circulating in the community” Rep. Miccarelli speaks of will be expressed in detail to the public. One thing that…

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Added by RidleyParkOnline on August 30, 2012 at 8:13am — 2 Comments

Ridley Park Council squabbles over bridge petition

The matter of a petition being circulated in the borough regarding the planned rebuilding of the Sellers Avenue bridge over Amtrak’s right-of-way was the subject of much discussion at council’s recent meeting writes…

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Added by RidleyParkOnline on August 30, 2012 at 8:03am — 7 Comments

Ridley Park Council debate over Council meeting minutes

The way minutes are recorded at Ridley Park Borough Council meetings sparked a debate Aug. 21 between council member Sue Murtha and borough manager Dawn Marie Human reports Barbara Ormsby for the…

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Added by RidleyParkOnline on August 27, 2012 at 10:36am — 5 Comments

KELLY CLARKSON MEETS DELCO ROCK SCHOOL STUDENTS

On Wednesday August, 16, 2012, Melissa and John Daley, the Owners of Delco- Let There Be Rock School, wanted to give the kids the night of their lives rented a bus and surprised 16 of their singing and performance Students ages 8-17 with…

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Added by melissa daley on August 22, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Ridley Park Council Members issue Sellers Ave bridge petition

Borough council members Jared Brennan and Sue Murtha held a curbside informational meeting Wednesday night to answer questions from residents and business owners regarding the planned replacement of the Sellers Avenue bridge over Amtrak’s right-of-way, and to gathers signatures asking PennDOT to…

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Added by RidleyParkOnline on August 21, 2012 at 11:06am — 1 Comment

Petition and Reply to State Rep's Community Letter

I received a letter in the mail today from State Rep Nick Micarelli’s office in regards to the bridge over Sellers Avenue.  I hope the “conflicting reports circulating in the community” will be expressed in detail in public by Mr. Micarelli’s office.  I know one thing that is clearly stated and certain.  The petition that has been in circulation for three weeks clearly states that supporters understand that the bridge needs to be replaced.  Safety and the welfare of the business district…

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Added by Jared Brennan on August 16, 2012 at 8:40pm — 1 Comment

School Board Cancels Meetings

The school board has canceled this month and next months meeting how come no one has said anything about this? Who is our council representative for the school board?? With the amount of taxes I pay I find this ridiculous and no one from council has stepped up to say anything.

Added by ILuvRidleyPark on August 11, 2012 at 3:46pm — 6 Comments

Movie and film make Ridley Park shine

If you think Ridley Park looks beautiful in person, wait until you see it on the big movie screen.  The film, "Silver Linings Playbook,"  starring Robert DeNiro, Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper and Julia Stiles, has released the movie trailer, writes Peg Degrasso of the Delco News Newtork, and both productions includes several noticeable Delaware County…

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Added by RidleyParkOnline on August 9, 2012 at 7:04am — 3 Comments

RPSC's Kevin Durning having an amazing summer

Want to see an example of “organized chaos?” If the answer is “yes,” then try attending a multi-team, championship swim meet, .



Such an event took place last Saturday morning, as several hundred swimmers and their parents descended on the Ridley Township Swim club for the Delco “B” division championships writes Correspondent …

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Added by RidleyParkOnline on August 7, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Appoving Budget Payments:

It  has been noted by a number of residents that  the July Council  meeting was suddenly cancelled and that no offical council meeting was rescheduled for that month.   Then, the question remains:  If there was no formal public meeeting nor any offical public approval of the budget by majority vote, HOW CAN WE  PAY OUR BILLS?   That would include payroll.  So, we can assume noone got paid in JULY.

Added by jeanne frantz on August 3, 2012 at 2:36am — No Comments

Ridley Park resident wounded by drive-by BB gun fire

A Ridley Park Borough man was walking toward the Ridley Park Business District last Wednesday night when he was glanced in the neck by a BB, shot from a passing maroon Ford Contour occupied by two males, Ridley Park Police told the DelCoTimes on Thursday.



Police Chief …

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Added by RidleyParkOnline on August 2, 2012 at 11:03am — No Comments

About the Sellers Ave Bridge Petition Project

In Ridley Park a petition is being circulated in the borough asking PennDOT not to raise the Sellers Avenue bridge three more feet over Amtrak's right-of-way, writes Barbara…

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Added by RidleyParkOnline on August 1, 2012 at 8:26am — 1 Comment

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