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2014

 

November 4, 2014 - Need to know your Polling Location in Worcester Township? Click here

 

Matthew Shelly, the Township's planning representative from Montgomery County and actively involved with the Planning Commission for the Township, was recognized for his service at the Worcester Township Board of Supervisors Meeting on September 17, 2014.

 

-May 22, 2014 ~ The Wissahickon Watershed Act 167 Stormwater Management Plan will be the subject of a public hearing on June 16th at the Whitemarsh Township Building. Details on Act 167

 

-May 21, 2014 ~ North Penn Water Authority Issues Response to PAWC Water Boil Advisory | Details

 

-May 21, 2014 ~ Pennsylvania American Water Issues Water Boil Advisory For Area Customers| Details

 

-May 20, 2014 ~ Pennsylvania American Water Issues Mandatory Conservation Notice For Norristown Area Customers| Details

 

-May 2, 2014 ~ Montgomery County has released their 2014 Rabies Clinic schedule | Details

-March 6, 2014 - Montgomery County has released recycling dates for 2014:

-December 16, 2013 ~ Please click on this link to access the second survey for Center Point Village planning study.

If you prefer, the survey may also be taken online at this link.  The survey pertains to the following bubble map.  Map definitions may be found here. Please submit survey responses by Tuesday, December 31, 2013.  The next public planning session is scheduled for Thursday, January 30, 2014  from 7-9pm.  Center Point Village Planning Presentation & Initial Survey Results - presented November 7, 2013

 

-December 13, 2013 ~ The 2014 REVISED Proposed Budget is available for review. The Board of Supervisors will take formal action on the 2014 budget at the December 18, 2013 Board of Supervisors' meeting.

 

-November 21, 2013 ~ The 2014 Proposed Budget is available for review. The Board of Supervisors will take formal action on the 2014 budget at the December 18, 2013 Board of Supervisors' meeting.

 

-November 11, 2013 ~ Please click on this link to access the second survey for Center Point Village planning study.  If you prefer, the survey may also be taken online at this link.  The survey pertains to the following bubble map Map definitions may be found here.

 

Please submit survey responses by Tuesday, December 31, 2013. 

 

The next public planning session is scheduled for a date to be determined in January, 2014.

w October 10, 2013 ~ Please click on this link to access the survey for Center Point Village planning study. Please submit survey responses by Thursday, October 31, 2013.  The next public planning session is scheduled for November 7, 2013 at the Worcester Community Hall, 1031 Valley Forge Road at 7pm Map and Directions

 

Survey results received, to date, will be posted in the near future.

 

w September 23, 2013 ~ Free influenza immunization clinics for Montgomery County residents, through the Montgomery County Health Department. Details

 

w September 19, 2013 ~ Presentation on Public Sewer from September 18th, Board of Supervisors Meeting

w September 5, 2013 ~ NASA is planning a rocket launch September 6 from the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. Depending on the weather conditions in one’s area, this launch is expected to be highly visible from the Carolinas to northern Maine and west to West Va. and Pittsburgh. Details

w August 26, 2013 ~ On August 21, the Board of Supervisors approved the independent consultant for the Methacton Lighting Ordinance. Details

w May 1, 2013 ~ Montgomery County has released their 2013 Rabies Clinic schedule | Details

w April 30, 2013 ~ State Representative Matt Bradford is hosting a free community shred day at his Worcester office on Saturday, June 1, 2013. Details.

w April 18, 2013 ~ The North Penn Water Authority has notified the Township of the annual inspection and flushing of fire hydrants in their service area. Worcester is tentatively scheduled during the period of April 23-May 19.

w March 25, 2013 ~ The Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy’s annual Stream Clean-up is set for April 20th. Details

w March 25, 2013 ~ Montgomery County has released their 2013 household hazardous waste and electronic recycling dates: Detailss

w February 26, 2013 ~ The Worcester Volunteer Fire Department 13th annual 5k will take place Saturday, April 27, 2013. Details

w October 23, 2012 ~ Updates from Pennsylvania Turnpike on construction timeline for widening between milepost A26 and Lansdale Interchange. Details

w October 5, 2012 ~ A portion of Skippack Pike in Whitpain Township will close on October 15.  Details

w July 30, 2012 ~ Montgomery County Voter ID Law information - Please review this information sheet provided by the Montgomery County Voter Services Office.

w June 27, 2012 ~ Revised proposed Cedars Village Overlay Ordinance & Map - presented 6/20/2012 |  Ordinance  | Map

w May 17, 2012 ~ Montgomery County has released their 2012 Rabies Clinic schedule | Details

w April 26, 2012 ~ At their meeting on April 18, 2012, the Board of Supervisors authorized the legal advertisement of the PROPOSED Infiltration Testing Ordinance.  At the June 20, 2012 Board of Supervisors meeting, a public hearing will take place and votes to adopt could result on this ordinance. Legal Notice

w April 3, 2012 ~ At their meeting on April 2, 2012, the Board of Supervisors made motion to revise the PROPOSED Cedars Village District Ordinance and Map Amendment which was authorized for legal advertisement at the March 21, 2012 Board of Supervisors meeting.  At the May 16, 2012 Board of Supervisors meeting, a public hearing will take place and votes to adopt could result on this ordinance. Legal Notice

w March 27, 2012 ~ At their meeting on March 21, 2012, the Board of Supervisors authorized the legal advertisement of the PROPOSED Cedars Village District Ordinance and Map Amendment.  At the May 16, 2012 Board of Supervisors meeting, a public hearing will take place and votes to adopt could result on this ordinance. Legal Notice

w March 22, 2012 ~ The Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy is coordinating stream clean up activities in conjunction with Earth Day, April 21, 2012.  For details, please visit the Perkiomen Watershed Conversancy web site

w March 21, 2012 ~ North Penn Water Authority will be conducting annual flushing and inspection of fire hydrants in Worcester starting April 17. Details.

w February 27, 2012 ~ Montgomery County has released their 2012 Household Hazardous Waste & Electronics Recycling Program Drop off Dates.

Household Hazardous Waste Calendar | Electronics Collection Calendar | Montgomery County Recycles web site

w February 9, 2012 ~ The proposed Cedars Village Overlay District Ordinance is in its final working stages. The Planning Commission held a public workshop Thursday, January 26, 2012 for Worcester Township Residents to ask questions and offer comments | Draft Ordinance

w November 28, 2011 ~ The 2012 Proposed Budget is available for review. The Board of Supervisors will take formal action on the 2012 budget at the December 21, 2011 Board of Supervisors' meeting.

w November 17, 2011 ~ At their meeting on November 16, 2011, the Board of Supervisors authorized staff to post the DRAFT Transferable Development Rights (TDR) Ordinance on the Township website.  Although not required by law, the Board hopes to do this with future proposed ordinances, so that residents can review them before the Board authorizes staff to publish legal notices in the newspaper.

w October 27, 2011 ~ The FCC & FEMA will jointly conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System for the first time on November 9, 2011 at 2PM. Details

w October 19, 2011 ~ The Montgomery County Health Department releases statement about Listeria. Details

w September 28, 2011 ~ The Board of Supervisors Awards Contract for 2011 Road Improvement Program. Details

w September 15, 2011 ~ The 3rd Annual Ride Ataxia Bike Race will take place in Montgomery County on Sunday, October 9th. No road closures will take place. Residents are advised that there could be delays while driving through the township during the race. The race begins at 7:30AM. A map of the course is available here.  For additional information on the event, please visit http://rideataxia.org/philly/

w September 14, 2011 ~ Hurricane Irene Individual Disaster Relief Information

w September 1, 2011 ~ Montgomery County Health Department announces 2011 Free Influenza Immunization Schedule

w August 15, 2011 ~ The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is conducting a feasibility study concerning a cashless, electronic tolling system. The online survey is available at: www.paturnpike.com/aet through August 22, 2011 Information.

w May 19, 2011 ~ Although not required by law, the Board of Supervisors has asked Township staff to post DRAFT Ordinances on the Township website so that residents can review them before the Board authorizes staff to publish legal notices in the newspaper.  Please see the following DRAFT Ordinances concerning “No Impact Home-Based Businesses” and “Accessory Uses and Structures”.

w April 27, 2011 ~ The PA Turnpike Commission has recently updated their web site with information concerning the widening project between mileposts A20-A30. | Official Project Web Site

w April 26, 2011 ~ Perkiomen Creek communities working together on stormwater issues and 10 things you can do to help protect your water. Information.

w April 7, 2011 ~ Montgomery County offers low-cost rabies clinics. Information.

w March 7, 2011 ~ Stump Hall Road in Skippack Township reopened to traffic Friday (March 4th) following the completion of structural repairs to the bridge over Zacharias Creek.

Crews worked since Nov. 15, 2010 to rehabilitate the structure, which had been rated structurally deficient prior to the start of construction.

Built in 1958, the Stump Hall Road Bridge is located between Anders Road and Route 73. The structure is 34 feet long and 34 feet wide. It carried 3,100 vehicles a day prior its November closure.

w March 2, 2011 ~ At their meeting on February 16, 2011, the Board of Supervisors authorized staff to post the DRAFT Grading & Excavations Ordinance on the Township website.  Although not required by law, the Board hopes to do this with future proposed ordinances, so that residents can review them before the Board authorizes staff to publish legal notices in the newspaper.

w December 28, 2010 ~ PennDOT Construction to Begin January 4 to Realign Morris Road and North Wales Road Intersection.

w July 30, 2010 ~ PennDOT to Repair and Resurface 33 Miles of State Highway in Montgomery County

w July 26, 2010 ~ Montgomery County will be holding a free Automotive Tire Collection Event on September 25 at the Upper Dublin Township Municipal Building from 9AM - 3PM.  This event is open to Montgomery County residents only. Details

w July 2, 2010 ~ July is Bioterrorism / Disaster Education and Awareness Month. Details

w June 10, 2010 ~ Montgomery County Health Department information on West Nile virus prevention. Details

w May 26, 2010 ~ Montgomery County offers low-cost rabies clinics. Information.

w April 8, 2010 ~ North Penn Water Authority will be conducting annual flushing and inspection of fire hydrants in Worcester starting April 27. Details.

w March 19, 2010 ~ Village Center Planning for Fairview Village. Map & Community Comment Form.

w March 17, 2010 ~ Bridge Work on I-476 Widening Project Begins Early April. PA Turnpike Commission Press Release.

w January 21, 2010 ~ Updates from the PA Turnpike on the NE Extension widening and reconstruction project.

w December 17, 2009 ~ The 2010 Proposed Budget. This was presented to the public at the November 18, 2009 and accepted at the meeting on December 16, 2009.

w April 24, 2009 ~ Press release from Worcester Township concerning the recent settlement of lawsuits related to the Sunshine Act.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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