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Grove Park Residents Raise Questions about Army Corps Flood Project

At a meeting Monday night at Glenside Hall, residents primarily from the Grove Park area (Glenside) peppered an official from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with questions concerning a plan to transform the park into a detention basin as part of an estimated $9.2 million...
Posted On Dec 03 2015
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Army Corps Flood Study Set for Township Final Review Tues. Night

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) will present an overview of its final draft of a study of key flood reduction measures for Cheltenham Township Tuesday night.  The study, which covers the Tookany Creek Watershed, was almost four years in the making and was given the...
Posted On Nov 08 2015
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Army Corps Final Flood Study for Tookany Creek Delayed

The release of Tookany Creek Flood Reduction Feasibility Study by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) has been delayed until at least late August 2015 so the agency can complete a technical review.  The report had been scheduled for release in draft by July. At a public...
Posted On Aug 03 2015
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Army Corps Study Rates Tookany Flood Reduction Project a Go

Funding Looks Promising The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has recommended a plan for the development of nine dry detention basins to minimize flooding and reduce risk to lives and property in Cheltenham Township from the Tookany Creek Watershed during heavy storms.  Some 45...
Posted On May 22 2015
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Final Tookany Flood Reduction Study to be Unveiled Thursday Night

The final draft plan by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) on the Tookany Creek Flood Reduction Feasibility Study  will be presented Thurs., May 21  at Glenside Hall.  An open house will begin at 6 p.m., followed by the presentation at 7 p.m., concluding with a Q&A from...
Posted On May 20 2015
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