The occasionally swampy lower parking lot at Gerald Richard Park in Lower Pottsgrove will be rebuilt under a project for which the township Board of Commissioners approved a bid last week.
They're back in the swim in Sanatoga, with lots of help from volunteers. Nurses of Tomorrow have a special advantage: potential scholarships. A Phoenixville Special Olympian will lead a team to victory.
Lower Frederick Township and some of its residents intend to play a significant role in the 2020 stream and park clean-up, sponsored April 4 by the Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy.
Parks and recreation facilities available in Lower Frederick rival those of larger municipalities. The township is hoping two members of the public will volunteer to fill vacancies on its parks board.
Park and trail improvements in Upper Salford, Upper Frederick, Limerick, and Royersford have attracted nearly three-quarters of a million dollars from the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.
It's not a "traditional" party, but a necessary one, the Lower Frederick parks board said. Volunteers are being sought for a Nov. 24 effort to cut out invasive plants threatening to overrun Cuddy Park.
The annual Ride for the River fund-raiser and the accompanying Can Jam musical festival are scheduled to begin today (Saturday, Sept. 28) with a 40-mile trek at 9 a.m. The music cranks up at 11 a.m.
Help spruce up the graves of Pottstown's founding family during two-hour afternoon clean-up planned for Oct. 19 in the cemetery of John Potts, 230 Chestnut St.