The Township is in the process of updating its Comprehensive Plan which will guide important policies and decisions over a 10-20 year planning horizon. A Task Force of your fellow residents has been working on this plan for many months, and they now need your feedback! The Task Force would like your input as they seek consensus on strategies that can be implemented by the Township. The survey will take between 10 and 15 minutes to complete and all answers will be kept confidential. Only compiled results will be made public. In addition to the survey, there will be an Open House on October 11th from 6 to 8 PM at the Rustin High School cafeteria to allow for further public involvement in the planning process. Please click on the link below to complete the survey:
Smart 911 is a free service available to keep you and your family safer. Provided by Chester County Department of Emergency Services, Smart 911, lets you create a private and secure safety profile for your family, including any information you want 9-1-1 dispatchers to have during an emergency. You can include details such as a list of family members, pets, photos, medical notes, and emergency contacts. In an emergency, seconds can save lives. Take a few moments now to plan ahead at www.smart911.com.
The West Chester Area Council of Governments is proud to announce another year of Neighborhood University. This free program offers the opportunity to learn about local government, tour public facilities, and better understand available municipal services and resources. Sessions will be held on Thursdays from September 14 through November 16, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm in various locations throughout the Greater West Chester area. For more information and to enroll, visit www.nugwc.org.
CONTACT PERSON: Mimi Gleason, West Whiteland Township Manager (email@example.com) or call (610) 363-9525.
The township will be resurfacing over 5 miles of township roads this summer. The work will be performed by Innovative Construction Services, Inc. Affected residents will be notified by the contractor three days prior to work. Curb work will commence in early June, and paving will be completed by mid August.
A map of the 2017 Road Maintenance Program can be viewed here: 2017 Road Maintenance Program Map
The Chester County Pipeline Information Center was created to provide residents with a central location where they can find information on all aspects of pipeline issues including pipeline safety, the pipeline review process, and the latest information on pipeline project activity within Chester County and the surrounding region.
For more information visit: http://www.landscapes2.org/pipeline/pipelinemain.cfm
A map of pipelines in the county is provided here: CCPC Pipeline Operators map
The Westtown East Goshen Police (WEGO) department is investigating fraudulent “Notice of Infraction” letters delivered to Westtown residents in Pleasant Grove. Please read this press release for information on the scam: WEGO scam press release 2017-03-21.
The Westtown-East Goshen (WEGO) Regional Police Department reminds residents, especially Senior Citizens, to be cautious of telephone scams and schemes. Please click here for additional information: WEGO PD Press Release Telephone Scam Investigations 03-03-2017
There is a Medication Return Collection Box in the lobby of the Westtown East Goshen (WEGO) Police Station, 1041 Wilmington Pike. Residents can safely dispose of unwanted or expired prescription medication M-F from 8:30am to 4:30pm.
The Westtown East Goshen Police Department (WEGO) is now a “Safe Trade” location to conduct transactions made using online sites such as Craigslist. Click on the link below for more information and safety tips for online transactions:
To sign up for Chester County’s electronic notification system for emergency information go to http://www.readychesco.org.
The most recent information from Sunoco Logistics on the Mariner East 2 Project is provided below:
Mariner East fact sheet
2017 03 28 – Mariner East – Westtown
Pipeline Sunoco safety info
PADEP E&S Permit_02-13-2017
PADEP Water Obstruction & Encroachment Permit_02-13-2017
Sunoco Mariner East II Project info sheet
Additional information including maps can be found at the Chester County Pipeline Information Center on the Chester County Planning Commission website: Chester County Pipeline Information Center. All Sunoco pipeline related questions or concerns should be directed to the Sunoco Logistics website, hotline, or community relations POC, Ivana Wolfe:
2017 Police Commission meetings will be held on the 3rd Thursday of the month, at 5:30 PM, in the Police Administration Building located at 1041 Wilmington Pike, (behind the Township Building.)
The Lanchester Landfill (7224 Division Highway, Narvon, PA 17555) is accepting TV’s, computers and other electronics, and appliances for FREE. There is a three (3) unit limit per vehicle. A complete computer system is considered one unit. All items must be intact. No disassembled items will be accepted. Residents must be able to unload their own items.
Please note that the SECCRA Landfill, 219 Street Road (Route 926), West Grove, is also accepting televisions and electronics. Residents in the southern end of Chester County should use this landfill.
Best Buy will accept computer peripherals and other electronics at no charge, up to two items per household per day. CRT televisions and monitors are accepted at Delaware and New Jersey locations for a fee of $25 per item.
The Red Cross is seeking local volunteers to help during disasters.For more information on specific volunteer opportunities available near you, please visit www.redcross.org or call 215-299-4000.