Category Archives: Events

ZHB Continuance for 610 York Road Tonight!

The Zoning Hearing Board of the Borough of Jenkintown will hold a public meeting tonight, August 2nd, 2017 at 7:00pm. in Borough Hall, 700 Summit Avenue, Jenkintown, PA 19046 for the continuance of the application of JJLH of Jenkintown LLC, on behalf of Faulkner Nissan, of 610 York Road, Jenkintown, Pa 19046. The Applicant is appealing the decision of the Zoning Officer and is requesting a special exception, and variances sections 181-57, 181-58A, 181-43.C.1.c.1, 181-43.C.1.c.2, 181-43.C.1.c.3, 181-74, and Article XIV to use the existing lot as surface parking for Faulkner Nissan at 610 York Road Jenkintown PA 19046. All affected or interested parties are invited to attend and offer testimony.

Firefighter Camp Starts Tomorrow, August 3rd!

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a FIREFIGHTER?  This is great opportunity to find out! The Independent Fire Company of Jenkintown is proud to  present Firefighter Camp.

This FREE camp, offered by the volunteers who serve as the officers and members of the Company, will be on hand to teach interested individuals what it is like to be a Firefighter.

Interested persons should contact us through our face book page,
email Independentfirecompany@comcast.net, or contact Chief Ken Lynch at 267-228-6968. We look forward to hearing from you. For more information please see the flyer attached here.

Special Council Meeting Tonight!

The Borough Council of the Borough of Jenkintown will hold a special public meeting of council to consider to take actions on the 2017 Paving Project and other matters presented before Council. This meeting will be held tonight, Monday July 17th, 2017 at 7:30pm. in Borough Hall, 700 Summit Avenue, Jenkintown, PA 19046. All interested parties are invited to attend.

ZHB Hearing #381 Continued Until July 6th

The Zoning Hearing Board of the Borough of Jenkintown will hold a continuance hearing on Thursday July 6th, 2017 at 7:00pm. at Borough Hall, 700 Summit Avenue, Jenkintown, PA 19046 for the application submitted by of JJLH of Jenkintown LLC, on behalf of Faulkner Nissan, of 610 York Road, Jenkintown, Pa 19046. The Applicant is appealing the decision of the Zoning Officer, requesting a special exception, and variances sections 181-57, 181-58A, 181-43.C.1.c.1, 181-43.C.1.c.2, 181-43.C.1.c.3, 181-74, and Article XIV to use the existing lot as surface parking for Faulkner Nissan at 610 York Road Jenkintown PA 19046. All affected or interested parties are invited to attend and offer testimony. A complete copy of the petition to the Zoning Hearing Board is available for public inspection at Borough Hall during normal business hours.

The Summer Music Series is Back!

The sound of music has begun wafting through the trees of Jenkintown’s beautiful Town Square this summer, with free, live music scheduled for every Tuesday night, at 7 p.m., which began this past Tuesday, May 23, 2017.  With something for everyone, from retro to rock, folk and jazz, Irish to Italian, covers to originals, American to British, surfer, bluegrass, and children’s performances, Jenkintown’s Town Square will be the place to be this summer.

So bring a lawn chair, pack a picnic basket, bring a cooler, and invite your friends to enjoy the twilight music at Town Square every Tuesday night this summer. Continue reading The Summer Music Series is Back!