Electric Underground – PECO has completed phase one of the York Road underground electric project. Everything went well with no delays. PECO managed to minimize the disruption during the Thanksgiving holiday. They will be starting phase two of the electrical underground, which will take place on York Road from Cherry Street to Vista Road. Continue reading PECO INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT UPDATES
Below is important information from the Borough regarding Holiday activities: Continue reading IMPORTANT THANKSGIVING WEEKEND, HOLIDAY PARKING AND HOLIDAY ACTIVITY INFORMATION
The most up to date roadwork / detour plans for the underground electrical work on York Road from PECO have been submitted and those maps will be added to this post shortly. PECO has made every effort possible to accommodate the Borough’s request to complete this work prior to the Holiday Season. This will lessen the disruption to residents, businesses and visitors during this festive and busy time. This includes working 24/7 to expedite the project and limit disruption. PECO has requested 24 hour Jenkintown Borough Police presence for the safety of the public and has agreed to reimburse Jenkintown Borough through their General Contractor on this project. Continue reading PECO HAS COMMENCED PHASE 1 OF THE UNDERGROUND ELECTRICAL UPGRADES TO YORK ROAD.
Due to the inclement weather today, November 17th, the Leaf Route 4 was not completed. This Route will be finished on Wednesday November 19th.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Borough at 215-885-0700
District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman and the Jenkintown Police Department will hold a plaque dedication honoring Officer John J Plunkett who died while on duty attempting to effect an arrest in 1957. The ceremony will be held at the Jenkintown VFW second floor hall on November 18, 2014 at 9:30AM. Refreshments will be served. We cordially welcome any member of the public who wishes to attend. The plaque will be prominently displayed on the wall of the Jenkintown Police Department. Thank you.