The historic blizzard of 2016, “Winter Storm Jonas”, has finally moved out of our region and the storm clean-up continues. The Borough Administration, Emergency Management Coordinator, Public Works Department, Police Department and Borough Fire Chief coordinated efforts on the storm response. The Public Works Department began the storm response last Wednesday with the cleaning of inlets and brining of roads. The snow began falling on Friday, January 22nd at 8:00 PM and did not slow down until Midnight on Saturday January 23rd. Continue reading Winter Storm Jonas is finally over!
The weather forecast for our region is now calling for heavy snow and high winds throughout the evening on Friday and continuing through the weekend. Please use caution if you need to travel.
Below is important information regarding all winter storms: Continue reading Winter Storm Watch Upgraded to Blizzard Watch; Important Information Below – January 22, 2016
Due to the potential snow storm coming on Friday January 22nd, trash collection will begin 1 hour earlier, at 6 a.m., to allow enough time for the crew to safely travel to and from the transfer station.
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
Come out to Abington Friends School on Thursday February 18, 2016 from 5:30 to 7 p.m to learn how rain gardens add beauty to your property while protecting our creeks. Continue reading Rain Garden Workshop
There will be an Electronics Recycling Event Tomorrow
Cosponsored by the Weavers Way Environment Committee and GrInCH (Green in Chestnut Hill). Anything with a plug! Collection takes place in the circular driveway of Norwood-Fontbonne Academy, off Germantown Avenue. The address of the academy is 8891 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia PA 19118.
Note: Recycler requires $20 to take TVs and computer monitors, and $1 per pound for batteries. For a complete list of acceptable items, visit: tinyurl.com/qy4wkhl. This event benefits the Environment Committee’s grant program and GrInCH’s student grants. Suggested donation: $10-$20.