Uncle Irvin: New Garden's positive turnaround
By Richard Gaw
This township was really asleep and devoid of progress.
Fifty years later, New Garden may be the best-run municipality in southern Chester County. The highlights of this miracle are the only regional police force in southern Chester County, a viable open space program, and a wide base of commercial development. The present five-man board of supervisors, led by Steve Allaband, has developed a winning streak of progressive endeavors, and a head of steam, pushing New Garden to its place among the best-governed townships.
(This is an occasional column written by Uncle Irvin. The column is the opinion of Uncle Irvin, and is not a news story.)