Celebration Held for Planned SRT Bridge

About 40 people attended a brief ceremony on Saturday March 3 to celebrates the project initiation for a new, long anticipated Schuylkill River Trail pedestrian bridge over Route 724 in Union Township. The event took place at the location of the planned bridge, near the intersection of Shed Road and Route 724. Donor Peggy Whittaker was recognized during the ceremony for providing a generous donation to help fund the project in honor of her late husband, Dr. Richard Whittaker, for whom the bridge will be named.

Read a Pottstown Mercury article about the celebration.

Read a Reading Eagle article about the bridge