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Swarthmore, a borough of Delaware County, is located south east of the city of Philadelphia. Swarthmore train station is a stop on the Media/Eldwyn line of Septa’s regional rail service, making it a convenient commute into Philadelphia. Centered around the campus of Swarthmore College, it is a tree-lined residential community of distinctive homes and quiet neighborhoods. Known for its many beautiful streams, the borough has a downtown with unique, independent shops and services. It is also a place to meet old friends and make new ones. The borough hosts local activities such as its summer concert series, a farmers market and First Fridays in Swarthmore.
Swarthmore has recently approved a plan to build Town Center West, an expansion of Swarthmore College that includes an Inn, a restaurant and a bookstore. It is part of the borough’s revitalization plan. The Town Center West is hoped to strengthen the relationship between the borough residents and the college.