Events Calendar

February 2016
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Tuesday - February 09, 2016
Planning Commission
Monday - February 15, 2016
Township Holiday
Tuesday - February 16, 2016
Board of Supervisors'
Wednesday - February 17, 2016
Parks & Open Space
Thursday - February 18, 2016
Zoning Hearing Board

News

Beware of Phone Scams

Thu, Feb 4th, 2016

The Police Department advises residents to hang up if they receive a phone call from anyone purporting to be from the IRS.

In recent weeks, residents have reported receiving these calls to Police. Residents should not engage with the caller or return the call, if a message is left.

Residents should report the calls to the IRS by emailing phishing@IRS.gov. Include "IRS Phone Scam" in the subject.

Click here for more information on phishing and online scams

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Township Receives Grant For Centre Square Park

Tue, Feb 2nd, 2016

Whitpain recently received a $22,500 grant from the PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The grant, which requires matching funding from the Township, will be used toward development of a master plan for future playgrounds at Centre Square Park.

"With Centre Square Park poised to open its first soccer season, demand for playground space is sure to follow," said Parks and Recreation Director Kurt Baker. "This grant will help us design a state-of-the art playground that is safe, fun, and accessible to children with disabilities."

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Township Welcomes Police Officer

Sun, Jan 10th, 2016

Surrounded by family, friends, and fellow police officers, Richard Houser was sworn-in as Whitpain's newest police officer at Monday's
Board Meeting.

Officer Houser, who grew up in East Norriton, comes to Whitpain after serving for five years as a Philadelphia Police Officer.

"Richard Houser excelled to the top during the hiring process," said Police Chief Ken Lawson. "The practical testing procedure, combined
with his education, local ties and career accomplishments thus far, make him a good fit for this police department and an asset to the
service of our Whitpain community."

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Adam Zucker Elected Supervisor Chairman

Tue, Jan 5th, 2016

The Board of Supervisors held its annual reorganization meeting last night. During the meeting, Supervisors elected Adam Zucker as Chairman; Melissa Murphy Weber as Vice Chairman; Tony Greco as Secretary; Fred Conner as Treasurer; and Ken Wollman as Assistant Secretary.

"Having served for nearly 20 years on Whitpain's Zoning Hearing Board and on the Board of Supervisors, being elected as Chairman of this Board is both an honor and privilege." said Adam Zucker. "I look forward to working closely with my fellow Supervisors, members of our Boards and Commissions, Township staff, and the community as we strive to make Whitpain an even better place to call home."

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Christmas Tree Recycling Set For February 10th

Thu, Dec 31st, 2015

Christmas trees will be collected February 10 along with the monthly leaf waste material.

Christmas trees must be free of any ornamentation, including tree bags, lights, tinsel, hooks, etc., or they will not be collected. Please have your items out at the curb Tuesday night for Wednesday's pick up.

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