Construction crews in Chester County are working this month to complete an extension of the Schuylkill River Trail from Parker Ford to the U.S. Route 422 bridge near the expressway's Route 724 interchange.
The PennDOT bridge on Route 724 over Eckers Creek was damaged in recent flooding. Engineers closely examined last week it for damage, and now are tasked with drawing up plans to fix it.
A state-funded traffic enforcement effort during a two-week period in September, conducted by the North Coventry Police Department, resulted in a DUI arrest and several tickets for speeding.
North Coventry police said Tuesday that, in separate and unrelated incidents, they arrested a motorcycle driver for driving under the influence, and issued a citation for alleged retail theft.
Several vehicles stored in or near a garage located on King Street in Sanatoga, between Hause Avenue and North Pleasant View Road, were completely burned or heavily damaged in a Friday early evening fire.
Firefighters from several companies across two counties were called to assist North Coventry volunteers Monday as they battled a field fire off Route 724 that was said to involve bales of hay.
A multi-jurisdictional, five-hour sobriety check-point operating Friday night and Saturday morning in North Coventry Township resulted in eight police interventions, and charges against seven drivers.
NORTH COVENTRY PA – “A large amount of soiled carpeting and padding” was illegally dumped at the intersection of Catfish Lane and Cedarville Road in North Coventry, and the township Police Department is searching for the offender(s) involved, it CrimeWatch website reported