Posts Tagged ‘Shawmont’

SEPTA Serious On Preservation Of Shawmont Station

SEPTA Serious On Preservation Of Shawmont Station

March 28, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Roxborough historical treasure in early stages of preservation, steering committee to guide new Germantown beautification initiative, Silk Companies’ plans for two condo buildings at 13th & South, and no billboard overhaul expected for this spring > more

Endangered: Manayunk's Historic Shawmont Station

Endangered: Manayunk’s Historic Shawmont Station

December 11, 2013  |  Vantage

Historic? Yes, this one is. SEPTA's Shawmont Station, closed since 1996, is the oldest railway station in the U.S. It marked the birth of the single industry that would transform the city. Mike Szilagyi reports on its significance and ongoing attempts to save it > more

Schuylkill River Trail: Shawmont–MontCo Open Again, Better Than Ever

Schuylkill River Trail: Shawmont–MontCo Open Again, Better Than Ever

March 28, 2013  |  Buzz

The Schuylkill River Trail is back in business between Shawmont and Montgomery County. Mike Szilagyi tells us how it got here—and where it's going > more

Slippery Slopes In Shawmont

Slippery Slopes In Shawmont

August 20, 2012  |  Morning Blend

A battle lost to preserve a natural valley in the Northwest, the airport's Terminal F to get a hefty expansion, and the new zoning code to be implemented this week > more

Schuylkill River Trail Construction Underway

Schuylkill River Trail Construction Underway

February 27, 2012  |  Found

From Shawmont to the Montgomery County line > more