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Chili Cook-Off Rescheduled for October 22nd!

Due to expected rain showers on Saturday, the Recreation Board has POSTPONED the Chili Cook-Off to our rain date: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2016.

If you were previously registered as a chili or pie contestant, you should have already received a couple of emails about the postponement. You will have to re-register to be a contestant on the same website as This is so we can have an accurate count of contestants for the new date.

See you in the square on (a hopefully clear and sunny) Saturday, October 22!

Valley Road Closure Sunday October 2nd

Valley Road will be closed traveling east bound from the Thomas J. Paul Building to Welsh Road on Sunday October 2nd starting at 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM for the 13th annual Valley Road Run hosted by The Breathing Room Foundation.  To see a map of the road closure see here.

Thank you for your patience and please use caution and plan an alternate route for travel in that area.

Walnut Street Road Closure

Walnut Street will be closed between Washington Lane and Mather Road on Thursday, September 22nd from 7 AM until 1 PM. to allow the Public Works Department to make necessary paving repairs to the road.

Thank you for your patience, and please plan to use an alternate route and allow for additional time when traveling in this area.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Borough at (215) 885-0700.

Tickets now available for “Goldbergs” Sneak Preview

Visit now to reserve your tickets for the Hiway Theater’s world premiere of the fourth season of the hit ABC sitcom “The Goldbergs,” set in Jenkintown and created by Borough native Adam F. Goldberg.

The event is Tuesday, September 20, at 7 pm. at the Hiway Theater in Jenkintown.
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