JENKINTOWN BOROUGH has been notified by PennDOT and PECO that York Road / RT 611 will have a lane closure tomorrow evening, Wednesday November 11th between the hours of 7:00 PM and 9:30 PM. The lane closure will occur in the northbound lane between Vista Road and Hillside Avenue. The lane closure is required for the safety of the Contractors that will replacing the electrical transformer to continue with the electrical upgrade project. This schedule will be monitored and updated accordingly.
Please plan an alternate route if you must travel through this area to reduce any delays you might encounter.
Thank you for your understanding and patience.
If you have any questions or concerns do not hesitate to call, email or stop in to Borough Hall. (215) 885 – 0700
THE ASCENSION GROUP is graciously hosting another free community shredding event on Saturday, Novemebr 14, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in front of 510 West Avenue. This event is open to the entire Community with a shredding limit of 2 file boxes or 4 grocery bags. Continue reading Free Community Shredding Event
Independent Fire Company of Jenkintown will be hosting a spaghetti dinner from 6:15 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Saturday November 7th in the Immaculate Comception’s Conahan Hall. Tickets can be purchased in advanced for $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 4-10 and free for children 3 and younger. For more information, and to purchase your tickets please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (215) 239 – 7907
Come join us for a night of good times, raffles and have your local firefighters cook you dinner!
Independent Fire Co flyer can be found here.
The 2015 curbside leaf collection begins Monday, November, 2nd and continues through Wednesday, December 23rd. As in previous years the Borough has been divided in to five (5) routes. Each route will be collected four (4) times.
The schedule can be viewed or printed out from the link provided: 2015 Leaf Collection Schedule
The Jenkintown Borough Public Works Department works throughout the Borough to collect leaves placed at the curb. The leaves are transported to Abington Township and processed in to mulch, that mulch is then provided free of charge to residents. The route map and pick up schedule is also posted on the Borough’s website (www.jenkintownboro.com). To access the schedule on the Borough website go to the menu on the top right-hand side under “Public Works” in the section labeled “Leaf Collection Schedule.”on the Borough website and is also available at Borough hall if you prefer. Continue reading 2015 Leaf Collection Schedule