ERBA marks its success by enabling community stakeholders to voice their informed opinions and comments about planned projects. Their opinions and comments are assessed in detailed reports and made available to project managers and other design professional.

As a guest columnist for The Schuylkill Valley Metro, Mr. Battle addressed community economic development challenges within Philadelphia’s West Parkside community.  He highlighted how transportation improvements could assist with a range of economic development issues.


The graphic above illustrates The Schuylkill Calley Metro newsletter, for the proposed sixty-two-mile railway system that would connect Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with Reading, Pennsylvania in central Berks County, using the SEPTA Manayunk/Norristown Line and Cynwyd Line.