Willows Proposals To Be Presented Tuesday

You can watch the presentations on television Tuesday night.

Proposals submitted for the adaptive re-use of the Willows Mansion/Cottage and/or park property will be presented on Tuesday, November 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the Radnorshire Room of the Radnor Township building. 

Read about some of the proposals:

60-Room Hotel Proposed For The Willows

Developer Proposes New Houses at The Willows

Event Planners Propose Large Tent for Willows

Willows Proposal: 'To-The-Manor-Born' Experience

Caterer Tells His Plan for Willows Mansion


Tuesday's Schedule:

  • CF Holloway:  5:30 PM - 5:50 PM
  • Cross Street Partners:  5:50 PM - 6:10 PM
  • DePallo Design & Planning/100th Street LLC Development Group LLC:  6:10 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Jeffrey Miller Catering & The Lake House Inn:  6:30 PM - 6:50 PM
  • Break:  6:50 PM -  7:00 PM
  • Kline Studios:  7: 00 PM - 7:20 PM
  • Open Aire Affairs:  7:20 PM - 7:40 PM
  • Perfect Setting Catering: 7:40 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Rob McManus:  8:00 PM - 8:20 PM
  • Shortt Corporation: 8:20 PM - 8:40 PM

Read all proposal documents on Radnor Township's Web site.

The township broadcasts its meetings on channel 10 (Comcast) and 30 (Verizon).

Barbara White Waterman November 19, 2012 at 02:52 PM
I will comment again, My father, Bernard White was the president of the Radnor Board of Commissioners , when " The Willows " was acquired. He and the other board members fought tenaciously for this beautiful 47 acre park to be preserved for Radnor Residents enjoyment. Certainly not for housing or townhouses !! That is by far the worst proposal. The Manor -Born idea is laughable . I remember being a bridesmaid when I was living on the Main Line. I drove to " The Manor " in West Orange , New Jersey. Upon arrival ,I went to the ladies room. There were many bridesmaids in an assortment of dresses. I just can't imagine having a wedding at " The Willows " with 2 or 3 othwer weddings going on at the same time. Let's keep that to the " Jersey Girls ! " Personally , I like Jeff Miller's / caterer proposal. Please Radnor residents preserve this beautiful area for now and future generations . Sincerely, Barbara White Waterman
BANKER0917 November 19, 2012 at 08:37 PM
Hoping the Commissioners who have lived long enough in the township - LOL - to remember what the estate was and what it is now so that they do not ruin another Radnor park/estate. Hoping that maybe the read up on the history of the estate and ho wit was acquired by the township in the 70s.
i grew here you moved here November 19, 2012 at 09:08 PM
Unfortunately, it doesn't seem like this is up to the residents...despite majority residents protesting other township activities, it seems that the Commissioners do what they want. Many times not in the best interest of the residents/community
i grew here you moved here November 19, 2012 at 09:12 PM
Many of whom seem fairly newly transient to the area, and do not know, understand, or appreciate the history of some twp assets to make appropriate decisions in the twp's best interests


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