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Croydon Polling Place Moved

Croydon Polling Place Moved

If you voted at Mary Devine Elementary School in Bristol Township’s Croydon section, your polling place for the November election has changed.

Chemical Spill in Bristol Twp.

Chemical Spill in Bristol Twp.

A chemical spill in Bristol Township was quickly contained and there is currently no threat to residents.

Mary Devine School Still Planned, Funding Secured

Mary Devine School Still Planned, Funding Secured

Despite rumors throughout the community and posts on the internet, district officials have insisted over the past month that plans to build a new 1,300 student school in the Croydon section of Bristol Township are moving forward.

Officials Working to Preserve Croydon Woods

Officials Working to Preserve Croydon Woods

The Bucks County Commissioners this week pledged $500,000 to help the nonprofit Heritage Conservancy purchase the 82-acre Croydon Woods in Bristol Township. While no deal has been signed to purchase the property, the Heritage Conservancy is working to get funding to buy the land from its current owner, Dow Chemical. Officials say Dow is working(…)

School Closing Hearing Set for Mary Devine Elementary School

School Closing Hearing Set for Mary Devine Elementary School

The Bristol Township School District will be holding an important hearing for residents in early December. The required Act 34 public hearing to close Mary Devine Elementary School in Croydon has been announced by the district. The hearing will take place at Thursday, December 5 at 6 p.m.┬áin the auditorium of Benjamin Franklin School on(…)

Croydon School Plans Approved by Zoning Board

Croydon School Plans Approved by Zoning Board

The Bristol Township Zoning Board approved variances for a new 1,300-student elementary school at the Mary Devine Elementary School site in Croydon. District officials had taken a previous version of the plan before the zoners in July and were denied. They say the land development process will now move forward for the project, which is(…)

District Officials Present Lafayette Plan to Community

District Officials Present Lafayette Plan to Community

The Bristol Township School District presented plans to potentially build a third $37 million elementary school at the Lafayette Elementary School site to about 50 members of the community Tuesday evening. The Lafayette site replaces the Mary Devine Elementary School site in Croydon, which was denied last month by the Bristol Township Zoning Board because(…)

Back to Drawing Board for Devine Site, Lafayette Still on Table

Back to Drawing Board for Devine Site, Lafayette Still on Table

A new elementary school may not be coming to Croydon. After the Bristol Township Zoning Board denied the application for a new building at the site of the current Mary Devine Elementary School on Monday, officials from the Bristol Township School District and the new school planning team were set to go back to the(…)

Croydon Students Will Likely Be Displaced

Croydon Students Will Likely Be Displaced

Students of Croydon’s Mary Devine Elementary School will likely be displaced as the Bristol Township School District embarks on a plan to replace nine aging schools with three new buildings. Two of the new buildings will be built adjacent to the current James Buchanan and Ralph Waldo Emerson. Due to a high water table and(…)