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  1. West Chester Food Co-op

    A community owned full service grocery store in downtown West Chester that will keep money circulating in the local economy by keeping food dollars flowing to local food producers, local employees of...
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    Aug 14, 2014 by Deleted User (12 points)

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  2. Restoration of Rail Service to West Chester

    Link West Chester to Philadelphia via Rail Service. We have a new committee now!

    Aug 12, 2014 by Jordan Norley (12 points)

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  3. Interactive Map on Website

    Create a location on the website for display of various data. for example, location of crimes can be mapped. All the municipal assets (parks, parking lots, properties, etc.) can be mapped. Zoning,...
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    Aug 20, 2014 by Courtney Finneran (5 points)

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  4. Clean up the litter in the boro

    Despite all the new trash cans there is still a lot of litter in the boro in particular in the 4th ward. Has the boro looked at organizing a community clean up day or seeing if WCU organizations/greek...
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    Nov 26, 2014 by exotube (5 points)

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  5. bike lanes

    Bike lanes would create safer streets in the borough, Would like to see a bike lane to the Exton train station, currently there is no safe way to bike around the area. Even thought the streets have...
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    Feb 6, 2015 by susie (8 points)

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  6. Surveillance

    There have been several incidents on the corners of Darlington and Barnard Streets. These incidents include, harassment, assault and damage to vehicles. I think that having surveillance cameras on the...
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    Oct 6, 2015 by Neeta312 (5 points)

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  7. Shelter and trash cans at bus stops.

    I take the bus everyday, it started as a way to save money. Now I proudly take it as my part in help the environment. I think it would be great if West Chester promoted this behavior more. One way WC...
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    Oct 20, 2015 by jnune09 (5 points)

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  8. Community Bike Racks

    I believe that Community Bike Racks would make it possible for more people to take the healthy, and environmentally advantageous bicycle for short trips in the Borough. This would also lessen air...
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    Mar 7, 2017 by William Letzkus (14 points)

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  9. I would like to see the robo call system (one that reaches all borough residents on the homephone) used for important hearings.

    We still need improved notification on hearings and borough meetings where the agenda involves a major development project. The former is currently announced in a small notice in the Daily Local, a...
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    Jul 22, 2015 by Catherine Quillman (7 points)

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  10. Extend the protection of historic properties with a HARB "Light"

    The new comprehensive plan was suppose to study the possibility of a HARB "light," meaning that similar HARB projection would apply but the rules would not be so strict in the "light" areas such as...
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    Jul 22, 2015 by Catherine Quillman (7 points)

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  11. Have broken down cars and trucks removed from Everhart Street

    Have the broken down cars and trucks towed away. Everhart Street has become a parking lot of dilapidated cars and trucks that sit and do not move for many months at a time, up to 9 months in some...
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    Jun 8, 2015 by Shanahan (5 points)

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  12. Ticket seven days a week in south east area of boro

    Ticket seven days a week in south east part of boro.m

    Sep 14, 2015 by Robert Hadley (10 points)

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  13. Clean up unsightly utility poles

    Work with Peco to make sure there are no a lot of unnecessary wiring, old pipes hanging on the utility poles. They look unsightly. One at Prescott Alley and Church looks downright dangerous - there...
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    Oct 6, 2015 by Catherine Quillman (7 points)

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  14. Night sky and wildlife friendly street lights

    As street lights and external building lights are replaced in the future, consider (or require?) downward pointing lights, and use high efficiency bulbs. Both of these would create a savings in...
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    Oct 21, 2017 by Tim (19 points)

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  15. Bradford Avenue NEEDS to be paved!!

    The section of this road that belongs to the Borough is awful. There have been numerous instances of possible collisions because commuters are trying to avoid the potholes and broken road, including...
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    Apr 29, 2016 by Jennifer Ainbinder (5 points)

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  16. Donate your unused land to a farm

    I am interested in bringing a branch of organization called Fleet Farming to our community. A homeowner would donate unused plot of land to build a farm on. Volunteers would upkeep the farm and all...
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    Jun 19, 2016 by Devon Barbieri (11 points)

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