NEWS & INFORMATION

Township Meetings dates are listed at the bottom of this page.

 

Bulletin Board

 CITIZENS’ POLICE ACADEMY

Applications are now being accepted for the Westtown-East Goshen Regional Police department’s Citizens Police Academy.  For more information, please visit the WEGO website http://www.westtownpolice.org/.


NEIGHBORHOOD UNIVERSITY  

This program provides area citizens with the tools necessary to be better advocates for their community by educating them on local government structure, and by increasing their awareness of available municipal services and resources.  The next session begins Thursday, September 10, 2015. Registration ends August 31.  Click here for registration information: NU 2015 PressRelease


 RED CROSS SEEKING LOCAL VOLUNTEERS

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.


 ONLINE PAYMENT OF SEWER & TRASH BILLS

Westtown Township now accepts online credit card payments for Township sewer and trash bills.  Click on “Pay Bills Online” on the Index on the left side of page.


 WEGO POLICE WARNINGS

The Police have seen an increase in theft by in home service providers (cleaning, home health care, home improvement), and urge residents to check references, secure valuables, and do not leave contractors unattended in your home. 


 PRESCRIPTION DRUG DROP BOX 

There is a Medication Return Collection Box in the lobby of the Westtown East Goshen Police Station, 1041 Wilmington Pike. Residents can safely dispose of unwanted or expired prescription medication M-F from 8:30am to 4:30pm.


 READYCHESCO

If you would like to be notified on your cell or email of local alerts about emergencies, severe weather, and road closures  go to http://www.readychesco.org  and click on Enroll Today.   


RECYCLE TV’s & COMPUTER EQUIPMENT

Best Buy will accept TV’s and other electronics at no charge, up to three items per household per day. Click here for details. Best Buy  

Staples office supply  store also collects used electronics. TV’s are not accepted. For more information, Staples  


 EMAIL ALERTS

Westtown residents interested in receiving email notices can send their email address to maillist@westtown.org.  Please put “Listserve” in the subject line. 

Residents subscribing to this service will receive meeting agendas for the Board of Supervisors, Planning Commission, Parks & Recreation, and Historical Commission, as well as notices of meeting changes, special meetings and events, and cancellations.


 

 

HISTORICAL COMMISSION VACANCY 

The Township is seeking a volunteer to serve on the Historical Commission.  If you would like to become involved, please send your resume and letter of interest to the Township Manager, Rob Pingar. (rpingar@westtown.org).


2015 YARD WASTE PICK UPS 

Yard Waste will be collected on the Saturdays listed below. Yard waste must be placed curbside by 7 AM in either biodegradable bags or open containers that can be dumped.  Branches under 3″ in diameter should be cut in 3-4′ in length, bundled, and tied.  PLASTIC BAGS WILL NOT BE COLLECTED.

January 10 -  February 7 -  March 14 – April 11 – May 9 – June 13 – July 11 – August 8 – September 12 – October 10 – November 7 & 21 – December 12


WESTTOWN-EAST GOSHEN POLICE COMMISSION MEETINGS

2015 Police Commission meetings will be held on the 4th Thursday of the month, at 5:30 PM, in the Police Administration Building located at 1041 Wilmington Pike, (behind the Township Building.)


RUSTIN HIGH SCHOOL NIGHT GAMES LIGHTING SCHEDULE 

April 21, 2015 – Lacrosse

April 23, 2015 – Lacrosse

May 5, 2015 – Lacrosse


  POLICE MERGER STUDY

Click here for the Westtown East Goshen/West Goshen Police merger study: WEGO-WGPDfinalreport.pdf


 WESTTOWN SCHOOL LAKE & DAM PROJECT

Information on the Westtown School Lake and Dam Remediation Project: Westtown Lake & Dam Project 2015


 



Township Meetings

 DATE MEETING
AUGUST  
Monday, August 3 Board of Supervisors
Wednesday, August 5 Planning Commission
Tuesday, August 11 Parks & Recreation – 7:00 PM – Oakbourne Park
Monday, August 17 Board of Supervisors
Wednesday, August 19 Planning Commission
Thursday, August 20 Historical Commission – 6:00 PM – Township Building
SEPTEMBER  
Tuesday, Sept. 8 Board of Supervisors
Tuesday, Sept. 8 Parks & Rec – 7:00 PM – Oakbourne Mansion
Wednesday, Sept. 9 Planning Commission
Thursday, Sept. 17 Historical Commission – 6:00 PM – Township Building
Monday, Sept. 21 Board of Supervisors
Wednesday, Sept. 23 Planning Commission

All meetings are at the Township Administration Building, 1039 Wilmington Pike at 7:30 PM unless otherwise noted.

 

 

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