Fallsmead@50 Fun Facts
Origin of "Fallsmead"
Posted on January 4, 2018 9:48 PM by Melani Miller Harig
Kettler Brothers, the developer of Fallsmead, chose the name Fallsmead in the late 1960s because of the neighborhood's location in a meadow near Falls Road. Fallsmead is a combination of "Falls Road" and "Meadow." 
 
 
Fallsmead before there was a Fallsmead. Photo taken in June 1953, 15 years before the first Fallsmead residents moved in and long before construction started. Photo from Fallsmead 25th Anniversary Book.
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We hope that you enjoyed reading these Fallsmead@50 Weekly Fun Facts throughout 2018 about Fallsmead's history and important events in Fallsmead's past as much as we enjoyed writing them! Although they ended at the conclusion of our 50th anniversary year in 2018, you can continue to access them here. They are still open for comments, so please feel free to share your thoughts and memories!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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