Curious about the history of Penn Valley? Join us for a special meeting on Sunday, June 12 at 3pm at the Lower Merion Historical Society. Lower Merion Township Historian, Ted Goldsborough will give a brief history of Penn Valley as well as field questions from the floor. Ted will also show attendees how to access historical records for themselves. Light refreshments. Location: The Historical Society is in the Lower Merion Academy Building -- the light tan stucco building in between Cynwyd Elementary and Bala Cynwyd Middle School on 506 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Bala Cynwyd.
Please tell your neighbors, and look forward to seeing you!
In the news...
The Board of Commissioners of Lower Merion Township has recently approved the Comprehensive Plan, a visionary document for future policy and planning decisions. Many of the ideals within the Plan could benefit Penn Valley residents in coming years. The 'Circulation' element of the Plan calls for improvements to promote walking and cycling infrastructure as well as roadway safety and traffic calming. Penn Valley Civic officers are currently working with Township officials to troubleshoot improved pedestrian saftey measures around Penn Valley Elementary and Welsh Valley Middle School.
For a current update of ongoing efforts to improve pedestrian safety in our neighborhood, click here.