HVFC Fire Prevention & Lower Moreland Township Open House
Mark your calendar for the Huntingdon Valley Fire Company and Lower Moreland Township open house event on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 11:00am- 3:00pm. The event will be held at 640 Red Lion Road in Huntingdon Valley. Join us for a day filled with fun interactive activities, fire safety demonstrations, face painting sponsored by the Huntingdon Valley Library and more!
Movie Night Under The Stars
PennDOT Resurfacing Route 232 (Huntingdon Pike)
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced that construction will begin Monday, September 8, 2014 on a $5 million project to repair and resurface 3 miles of Route 232 (Huntingdon Pike) between Fox Chase Road in Rockledge Borough and Abington Township, and Route 63 (Welsh Road/Philmont Avenue) in Lower Moreland Township, Montgomery County, with funding from the state's new transportation plan.
In addition to improving travel by resurfacing the deteriorated pavement on Route 232 (Huntingdon Pike), crews will install ADA curb ramps, new pavement markings; upgrade pedestrian buttons at signalized intersections; and replace crosswalks at various intersections.
Beginning on September 8th, lane restrictions are planned weeknights on Route 232 (Huntingdon Pike) between Fox Chase Road and Route 63 (Welsh Road/Philmont Avenue) from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for milling and paving operations. The resurfacing part of this project is scheduled to be completed in the late fall. The entire project is expected to finish in April 2015.
Montco 2040: A Shared Vision- Public Meeting
The public is invited to attend one of four meetings to provide feedback about the draft Montco 2040 plan—Montgomery County's new comprehensive plan. This important plan sets a future vision for the county and contains goals, a future land use plan, and proposed transportation projects. The plan focuses on three major themes: Connected Communities, Sustainable Places, and Vibrant Economy.
September 9 – 7 PM – Pottstown
Montgomery County Community College West Campus
101 College Drive, Pottstown, PA 19464
September 10 – 7 PM – North Wales
North Wales Area Library
233 S. Swartley Street, North Wales, PA 19454
September 17 – 7 PM – Abington
Abington Township Building
1176 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001
September 18 – 6 PM – Norristown
Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
1001 Powell Street, Norristown, PA 19401
Township Recieves $10,000 from PECO
We are pleased to announce that Lower Moreland Township has been named as a grant recipient of this year's Green Region Open Space Program funded by PECO. The township received $10,000 in grant funding towards further trail and landscaping improvements at Valley Center Park. We would like to thank PECO and Natural Lands Trust for their support.
Pictured l-r: Christopher R. Hoffman, Township Manager, Commissioner Gonzales, Holly Harper, PECO Green Region Open Space Program Administrator, Suzanne Ryan, PECO Regional External Affairs Manager, Commissioner DeMartinis, Loreen Guertin, Assistant Township Manager, Commissioner Sirken, Commissioner Kuritz, Commissioner Weir, Commissioner Heller.
Police Officer Examination
The Montgomery County Consortium of Communities, on behalf of their respective Civil Service Commissions or Municipalities, will be conducting a written examination for Police Officers on Saturday, September 13, 2014, at Montgomery County Community College, Parkhouse Hall, 340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422. More information can be found at http://www.montcopolicetest.com/.
Rain Garden Event
Learn how to build and maintain a rain garden at home! Watershed specialist Krista E. Scheirer from the Montgomery County Conservation District will be presenting at this special event hosted by Lower Moreland Township and the Huntingdon Valley Library. The event will be held on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 7:00pm in the Community Room located at 625 Red Lion Road, Huntingdon Valley, PA. For more information, please call 215-947-5138.
Yard Waste Collection Pilot Program
Lower Moreland Township is conducting a pilot program for yard waste collection in the Township. In addition to the collection of yard waste using biodegradable bags and bundled materials, the Public Works Department will also be collecting yard waste in 32- gallon containers through the new program. Participants will need to obtain stickers for their containers at the Township Administration Building as well as following several guidelines. More information can be found here.
New Township Zoning Ordinance Adopted
The new Lower Moreland Township Zoning Ordinance was adopted on April 9, 2014. A copy of the ordinance can be downloaded here here.
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