Events Calendar

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Wednesday - November 26, 2014
Leaf Waste Collection
Thursday - November 27, 2014
Township Holiday
Friday - November 28, 2014
Township Holiday
Tuesday - December 02, 2014
Board of Supervisors' Mtg.
Tuesday - December 09, 2014
Shade Tree Commission


19th Annual Lt. Patty Simons Law Enforcement Food Drive Underway

Thu, Nov 20th, 2014

The Police Department is again supporting the 19th Annual Lt. Patty Simons Law Enforcement Food Drive.

Donations of non-perishable food items can be made in the lobby of the Police Station off Wentz Road until December 17. Click here for a list of drop off locations.

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Township Receives Award For Financial Reporting

Wed, Oct 8th, 2014

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) awarded the Township a 2013 GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting.

The award is the highest form of recognition in government accounting and financial reporting and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.

"As I've had the pleasure of saying the last couple of years heading into our public budget work sessions, knowing that the Township's financial reporting system has again been recognized for excellence adds a tremendous amount of confidence to our budget process and projections," commented Board Chairman Fred Conner.

"In fact, similar to last year when just 25 out of Pennsylvania's over 2,500 municipalities and just 1,913 municipalities across all of the U.S. received similar recognition, Whitpain is fortunate indeed to have the team of professionals we have accounting for our financial resources."

For more information on other GFOA Certificate of Achievement winners, please click here.

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Whitpain Receives Sustainability Award

Thu, Sep 11th, 2014

Earlier this week, the Township was recognized by the Greater Valley Forge Transportation Management Association (GVFTMA) with a Sustainability Award. Awards were given to organizations including Fortune 500 companies, colleges and universities, developers, health care institutions, engineering firms, municipalities and business improvement districts that represent over 165,000 employees.

"It was an honor to receive the award on behalf of the Township," said Township Engineer Jim Blanch. "Only 4 municipalities were recognized, so we are in some very good company."

For more information on the award and GVFTMA, click here.

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