NEWS & INFORMATION
Township Meetings dates are listed at the bottom of this page.
LEGO CAMP – AUGUST 16
There will be a Lego Day camp on Sat., August 16 at the Oakbourne Mansion. For more information click here: LEGO.
MOVIE NIGHT – SEPTEMBER 5
Parks and Recreation will be showing “Ghostbusters” at 8:30 PM on Friday, Sept. 5 at Oakbourne Park. Bring a blanket or chairs and enjoy a movie under the stars.
CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY
The Westtown East Goshen Police Department is accepting applications to the 2014 Citizens’ Police Academy. For more information click here: 2014 CPA.
LYME DISEASE PRESENTATION
TUESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2014 at 7:30 PM
Did you know that Pennsylvania has the highest number of cases of Lyme disease in the country and that Chester County has the highest number of cases of Lyme disease in the state?!
Westtown Parks and Recreation Commission has invited Doug Fearn, President of the Lyme Disease Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Inc. to come speak with our residents about Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, as well as deer population control and other prevention methods.
The meeting is free and open to the public.
SUNOCO PIPELINE MAINTENANCE
On Monday, July 14 through August 14, 2014, State Route 352 will be restricted between Wickerton Drive and Green Lane in Westtown Township weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for Sunoco Pipeline maintenance. See attached PennDOT news release for more information. Sunoco Pipeline Road Work – PennDOT Notice 2014-07-09
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.
If you would like to be notified on your cell or email of local alerts about emergencies, severe weather, and road closures go to WWW.READYNOTIFYPA.ORG and click on Chester County. Pamphlets available at the Township Office.
RECYCLE TV’s & COMPUTER
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
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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.
TOWNSHIP MANAGER ANNOUNCEMENT
The Board of Supervisors is pleased to announce and welcome Mr. Robert R. Pingar, P.E. as our new Township Manager and Director of Engineering. For more information, please click here: New Manager Introduction
BOZUTTO (CREBILLY) CONDITIONAL USE HEARING AUGUST 14, 2014
Continuation of the Bozutto Conditional Use hearing will be held at 7:00 PM at the Westtown Township Municipal Building, 1039 Wilmington Pike. The Board of Supervisors will receive evidence, consider, and possibly act upon the conditional use application of the Bozzuto Development Company, ISAOA; Crebilly Farm Family Associates, L.P.
The Township is seeking volunteers to serve on the Parks & Recreation and Historical Commissions. P&R meets at 7:30 PM on the second Tuesday of each month at Oakbourne Mansion. The Historical Commission meets at 6:00 PM on the third Thursday of each month at the Township building. If you would like to become involved, please send your resume and letter of interest to:
Rob Pingar, Township Manager
or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
HEALTH & FITNESS CLASSES
Parks & Rec is now offering Pilates and Yoga classes for adults at Oakbourne Mansion. Registrations for the Summer session can be found here: Summer 2014 H&F Form. Classes start June 23rd.
2014 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 should be cut in three foot lengths, bundled, and tied. PLASTIC BAGS WILL NOT BE COLLECTED.
January 11 - February 8 - March 8 – April 12 – May 10 – June 14 – July 12 – August 9 – Sept. 13 – October 11 – Nov. 8 – Nov. 22 – December 13
PPL INTERSTATE ENERGY COMPANY PIPELINE WORK
PPL will be conducting pipeline integrity work in Chester County from April 7 through 14, 2014. For more information click here: PPL pipeline work notice Mar 17 2014
2013 Commission meetings will be held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, at 5:30 PM, in the Police Administration Building located at 1041 Wilmington Pike, (behind the Township Building.)
ON-LOT SEWER ORDINANCE
The Township approved an on-lot sewer ordinance on Dec. 2. The full ordinance can reviewed here: OLM Ordinance Final
OPEN SPACE RESOURCE PLAN
|Monday, July 7||Board of Supervisors|
|Tuesday, July 8||Bozutto Conditional Use Hearing – 7:00 PM|
|Wednesday, July 9||Planning Commission|
|Tuesday, July 15||Parks & Recreation – 7:30 PM Oakbourne Mansion|
|Thursday, July 17||Historical Commission – 6:00 PM|
|Thursday, July 17||
Friends of Oakbourne – 7:00 PM Oakbourne Mansion
|Monday, July 21||
Board of Supervisors Workshop ONLY – 6:00 PM
Bozutto Conditional Use Hearing Continuation – 7:00 PM
|Wednesday, July 23||Planning Commission|
|Monday, August 4||Board of Supervisors
|Wednesday, August 6||Planning Commission|
|Tuesday, August 12||Parks & Rec – 7:30 PM Oakbourne Mansion|
|Thursday, August 14||Bozutto Conditional Use Hearing – 7:00 PM|
|Monday, August 18||Board of Supervisors|
|Wednesday, August 20||Planning Commission|
|Thursday, August 21||Historical Commission – 6:00 PM|
All meetings are at the Township Administration Building, 1039 Wilmington Pike at 7:30 PM unless otherwise noted.