Press release on Wyeth suit

Borough of West Chester, Pennsylvania Press Release 7/17/14 On July 13, 2014, following a week-long trial, the Chester County Court of Common Pleas found in favor of the Borough of West Chester on all of its claims in its recent lawsuit with Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The dispute stemmed from a 1984 agreement that required Wyeth […]

Review latest data on rail service before offering an opinion

letter from Jo Ann P. Kelton, Daily Local News, 3/18/14 I write in response to the March 15 “Roses & Thorns” Daily Local News editorial commenting on the public meeting held recently by the Chester County Planning Commission. The editorial stated the planning commission “buckled” to “unrealistic, romantic aspirations to the return of regular commuter […]

A thank you to the Borough Council of West Chester

letter by Catherine Quillman, Daily Local News, 1/8/14 As we enter the new year, I always think it’s a good time to continue the season of gratitude. With that in mind, I would like to thank an important part of our local government whose members rarely get a “shout-out” or public acknowledgement of their hard […]

Don Braceland Running for Borough Council

by NteAdams, West Chester Patch, 11/3/13 This candidate supports more biking around West Chester to help traffic issues. Name: Don Braceland Address: 423 W. Nields St. Running for: Member of Borough Council 5th Ward Previously held: none Improve traffic and car travel: Encourage more bike riding. Most places in the borough can be reached within […]

Edwin Brian Abbott Running for West Chester Council

by Nate Adams, West Chester Patch, 11/3/13 This candidate sees potential in the borough and wants to increase its communication. Name: Edwin Brian Abbott Address: 415 Clinton Alley, West Chester Running For: West Chester Borough Council Ward 3 Positions Held Previously: West Chester Citizens Financial Advisory Committee (2011-2012) What do you think can be done […]

Ellen Koopman Running for West Chester Council

by Nate Adams, West Chester Patch, October 31, 2013 A Chester County public defender is taking a shot at government. Name: Ellen Koopman Address: 304 N. Darlington St. Running For: West Chester Borough Council, Ward 7 Positions Held Previously: Currently an attorney with the Chester County Public Defender’s Office Improving traffic in the area: I […]

Mayor Carolyn Comitta

Carolyn Comitta, everyone’s Mayor in West Chester since 2009, is up for reelection. Whatever your party, vote for Carolyn Comitta on November 5!