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 Planning Commission released a public survey in an effort to gather additional input from the public about the development of Landscapes3, the county’s next comprehensive plan. The survey seeks to gather feedback on several issues, including growth, open space and environment, sense of place, modern infrastructure, transportation, the economy, healthy lifestyles, and housing options. To participate in the survey, visit www.chesco.org/Landscapes3Survey. For more information about Landscapes3, visit www.chescoplanning.org.
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
The next conditional use hearing is at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Westtown School, 975 Westtown Road, West Chester. The complete conditional use application is on the Planning Commission page under Current Projects. (http://www.westtownpa.org/planning-commission/)
10 AM Saturday, June 3, 2017
Departs from Market Street Station in downtown West Chester
Ever wondered about the history of the West Chester Railroad that passes through Westtown? On Saturday, June 3rd, at 10am, the West Chester Railroad will run its annual “History Train” special. The on-board historian commentator will be Dave Walter, one of the Westtown Township Historical Commissioners. You’ll learn about the history of the railroad, the communities it passes through, and the personages who rode the trains. Your two-hour trip takes you through the beautiful spring countryside of the Chester Creek Valley, from West Chester to Glen Mills and return.
For information and tickets, visit www.westchesterRR.net
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.