NEWS & INFORMATION
Township Meetings dates are listed at the bottom of this page.
BRIEF STORMWATER SURVEY FOR RESIDENTS
Westtown is working with the Chester Ridley Crum Watersheds Association to improve water quality in our local streams. Your responses to a quick five-minute survey will help us efficiently meet state requirements for public education and outreach on stormwater and create programs that will improve our streams. Please visit www.surveymonkey.com/r/crcstormwater to participate. Your responses are greatly appreciated.
WEGO POLICE BURGLARY INVESTIGATION & WARNING
The Westtown East Goshen Police Department is seeking public assistance with investigating recent burglaries in the area. Please read the WEGO Press Release Burglary Investigations 09-24-2015 for additional information.
In addition, Police have seen an increase in theft by in home service providers (cleaning, home health care, home improvement, etc.), and urge residents to check references, secure valuables, and do not leave contractors unattended in your home.
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.
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.
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
Westtown residents interested in receiving email notices can send their email address to email@example.com. 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.
PARKS & RECREATION COMMISSION VACANCY
The Township is seeking a volunteer to serve on the Parks & Recreation commission. P&R meets at 7pm on the second Tuesday of each month. If you would like to become involvd, please send your resume and letter of interest to the Township Manager, Rob Pingar at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUNOCO PIPELINE PROJECT
The project fact sheet for the Sunoco Logistics Mariner East 2 Project can be found here: Mariner East Fact 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.
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 2015 NIGHT GAMES LIGHTING SCHEDULE
Friday, September 11 – Football
Tuesday, September 15 – Field Hockey
Friday, September 18 – Football
Thursday, September 24 – Field Hockey
Friday, September 25 – Football
Monday, October 5 – Girls Soccer
Thursday, October 8 – Boys Soccer
Friday, October 9 – Football
Tuesday, October 13 – Boys Soccer
Thursday, October 15 – Boys Soccer
Monday, October 19 – Girls Soccer
Wednesday, October 21 – Girls Soccer
Saturday, October 25 – Marching Band
WESTTOWN SCHOOL LAKE & DAM PROJECT
Information on the Westtown School Lake and Dam Remediation Project: Westtown Lake & Dam Project 2015
MILLTOWN DAM INFORMATION
The Milltown Dam located at the corner of Reservoir Road and West Chester Pike has been classified by the Department of Environmental Protection as a high hazard dam; this is a dam so located as to endanger populated areas downstream by its failure. Information regarding the status of the dam project can be found on the East Goshen Township website: http://eastgoshen.org/about-us/milltown-dam
|Monday, Nov. 2||Board of Supervisors|
|Wednesday, Nov. 4||Planning Commission|
|Monday, Nov. 9||Parks & Rec – 7:00 PM – Oakbourne Mansion|
|Monday, Nov. 16||Board of Supervisors|
|Wednesday, Nov. 18||Planning Commission – *CANCELLED*|
|Thursday, Nov. 19||Historical Commission – 6:00 PM Township Building|
|Monday, Dec. 7||Board of Supervisors|
|Wednesday, Dec. 9||Planning Commission|
|Monday, Dec. 14||Parks & Rec – 7:00 PM – Oakbourne Mansion – *CANCELLED*|
|Thursday, Dec. 17||Historical Commission – 6:00 PM – Township Building|
|Monday, Dec. 21||Board of Supervisors|
|Wednesday, Dec. 23||Planning Commission|
All meetings are at the Township Administration Building, 1039 Wilmington Pike at 7:30 PM unless otherwise noted.