Tag archive for ‘canal’
By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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SNEAK PREVIEW: Towpath Development in New Hope

The Canal Building of the Towpath Development consists of three town homes. Pictured as viewed from the Delaware Canal (top), and Ingham Creek (bottom). Developer 18-20 W. Mechanic Street, LLC, is currently seeking More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, October 5th, 2015
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Delaware Canal in New Hope being drained for repairs

DCNR worker adjusts water outflow valve from Delaware Canal in New Hope Monday afternoon. The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) began draining a section of the Delaware Canal in More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
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New Hope section of Delaware Canal on the rise; new park office/visitor center planned

For those who live, work or travel past the Delaware Canal in New Hope on a frequent basis, something unmistakable, yet miraculous by local standards is occurring: the water level in the canal is steadily rising, More...

By Staff On Friday, May 2nd, 2014
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Body of man found floating in Lambertville canal identifed

The body of a male found floating in the Delaware and Raritan Canal in Lambertville Friday afternoon has been identified as that of 32-year-old local Kenneth J. Muzychko. Muzychko appeared in these pages back More...

By Staff On Friday, October 4th, 2013
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14th Annual FACT New Hope/Lambertville AIDS Walk this Sunday

The 14th Annual New Hope/Lambertville AIDS Walk sponsored by FACT Bucks County will kick off with registration at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6. This year’s event will again begin and end at the New Hope-Solebury More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, September 25th, 2012
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Delaware Canal water inching its way toward New Hope

View south from Route 202 Bridge (Photo: Charlie Sahner) The pump up at Center Bridge keeps chugging away, the state DCNR folks are keeping the Delaware Canal weeds whacked, and water is slowly creeping its way More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, August 23rd, 2012
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Photo of the Day: First vehicle over the new Ferry Street Bridge

There was a reopening ceremony for the Ferry Street Bridge Thursday at 11 a.m., a happy commemoration for a structure so near the center of the town’s geography and heart. And another step towards the ultimate More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012
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Ferry Street Bridge to open Thursday; water-filled Delaware Canal to take longer

Ferry Street Bridge in New Hope (Photo: Charlie Sahner) There’s a reopening ceremony scheduled for the Ferry Street Bridge Thursday at 11 a.m., and while that event will be cause for well-deserved celebration More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, August 6th, 2012
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Delays at Ferry Street Bridge project stall Delaware Canal refill effort

Ferry Street Bridge in New Hope (Photo: Charlie Sahner) An extension of the deadline for completion of New Hope’s Ferry Street Bridge caused the Delaware Canal refill pump at Center Bridge to be switched off More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, July 23rd, 2012
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Water begins flowing toward New Hope section of Delaware Canal

An electric pump in the Delaware River at Center Bridge began sending water Monday into the parched Delaware Canal and southward toward New Hope. With the canal wall repaired near West Mechanic Street and the Ferry More...