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Upper Moreland Township

Upper Moreland Township
117 Park Avenue
Willow Grove, PA19090-3215

Phone: (215) 659-3100
Email: Township Receptionist

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NO YARD WASTE PICKUP - 5/25/2015
Posted: 5/20/2015 7:32 AM

Due to the Memorial Day Holiday, there will be no yard waste pickup on Monday, May 25, 2015. Yard waste pickup will resume on Monday, June 1, 2015. There are no changes to trash or...

2015 Click It or Ticket Mobilization
Posted: 5/16/2015 10:37 AM

The Upper Moreland Township Police will be taking part in the statewide Click It or Ticket Mobilization that is to occur between May 18 and May 31, 2015. The goal of the program is to...

KEYSTONE TOMBSTONES - A PRESENTATION BY THE UMHA
Posted: 5/8/2015 9:34 AM

Keystone Tombstones - A Look at Volume III The Upper Moreland Historical Association will host Joseph Farrell and Joseph Farley who will entertain with stories from the third volume of their Keystone Tombstones series, including...

ATTENTION VETERANS
Posted: 5/4/2015 10:39 AM

State Representative Thomas Murt will host the DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS MOBILE SERVICE OFFICE TO PROVIDE COUNSELING AND CLAIM FILING ASSISTANCE WITH THE VETERAN'S ADMINISTRATION Thursday, June 18th at 9am - 3pm 19 South York Road,...

GILDA'S CLUB ANNUAL FLEA MARKET
Posted: 4/27/2015 9:08 AM

Cancer Support Community Greater Philadelphia at Gilda’s Club ANNUAL FLEA MARKET Saturday, June 6th 8:00am-1:00pm 200 Kirk Rd. Warminster Pa 18974 Located off Jacksonville Rd between Street Rd & Bristol Rd Sellers/Vendors Welcome Please contact...

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY - RELAY FOR LIFE
Posted: 4/17/2015 10:31 AM

Relay For Life of Eastern Montgomery County Hatboro-Horsham High School Friday, June 19th, 9am to Saturday, June 20th, 9am www.RelayForLife.org/paemc A COMMUNITY EVENT TO FIGHT CANCER For More Information: www.RelayForLife.org/paemc 1.800.227.2345

2015 RABIES CLINICS
Posted: 4/6/2015 11:52 AM

Montgomery County Health Department’s 2015 Rabies Clinics June 6 - Abington Recycling Center, 2201 Florey Lane (off of Easton Road), Abington June 13 - Collegeville Community Park, 4 th and Park Avenue Collegeville June 20...

STREET SWEEPING
Posted: 3/30/2015 12:03 PM

Street Sweeping in Area 2 of the Leaf Zone Map will begin on Wednesday, April 8th (weather permitting). If you would like the curb line in front of your property swept, please remove your vehicle from the...

UM SCHOOL DISTRICT 2015-16 REGISTRATION FOR KINDERGARTEN, GRADES 1 AND 2
Posted: 2/27/2015 4:17 PM

We ask for your help in spreading the word to your neighbors and friends who reside in the Upper Moreland School District that information and requirements to register 2015-2016 Kindergarten Students and NEW Grade 1 and...

AQUA TO REPLACE WATER MAINS IN UPPER MORELAND TOWNSHIP
Posted: 2/26/2015 4:20 PM

LETTER FROM AQUA, PA February 27, 2015 Dear Customer, As part of our continuing infrastructure improvement program, Aqua Pennsylvania, Inc (Aqua) will replace the existing water main on the following streets in Upper Moreland Township,...

2015 Montgomery County Residential Tire Collections
Posted: 2/12/2015 10:48 AM

2015 Montgomery County Residential Tire Collections Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 9:00AM – Noon Montgomery County Community College 340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422 Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 9:00AM – Noon Pottstown Senior...

2015 COMMUNITY PAPER SHREDDING EVENTS
Posted: 2/12/2015 10:38 AM

2015 COMMUNITY PAPER SHREDDING EVENTS The Montgomery County Commissioners in conjunction with Shred One Security Corp. will be sponsoring FREE community paper shredding events. WHEN/WHERE : Saturday, April 11 (9am – noon) Indian Valley Middle...

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE EVENTS
Posted: 2/12/2015 10:11 AM

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE EVENTS DATES/LOCATIONS: Saturday, April 18 Indian Valley Middle School 130 Maple Avenue Harleysville, PA 19438 Saturday, May 30 Montgomery County Community College 340 DeKalb Pike (enter campus at 595 Cathcart Road) Blue...

POTHOLE REPORTING
Posted: 4/2/2014 12:38 PM

To report potholes on State Roads call PennDot Pothole Repair: 1-800-FIX-ROAD State Roads: York Road Easton Road Warminster Road (from Byberry Road to York Road) Mill Road Davisville Road Fitzwatertown Road Moreland Road Edgehill Road...

Storm Water Management
Posted: 5/15/2013 9:07 AM

REDUCE YOUR WASTELINE Put household hazardous waste where it belongs Antifreeze, household cleaners, gasoline, pesticides, oil paints, solvents, used motor oil: improper disposal allows these items to seep into our rivers and groundwater. So the...

Please call 911 for all communication with Upper Moreland Police.
Posted: 9/25/2012 12:10 PM

Don’t ever hesitate to call 911 – regardless of the nature of the call. 911 Calls Are Not Just For Emergencies . 911 calls are for all police responses. 911 calls are also to just...

Changes to Acceptable Plastic Recycling
Posted: 4/25/2011 9:39 AM

Upper Moreland Township is now accepting plastics numbered 1 thru 7 for recycling. These include: # 1 Plastic Containers - PETE Examples :Soda and water bottles, medicine containers, food trays that go into the oven...

Receive Public Safety Alerts from the Upper Moreland Police Department.
Posted: 5/18/2010 9:18 AM

The Upper Moreland Township Police Department will begin utilizing a service that will enable residents to access important public safety information via text, email or through the web. Citizens can choose to be notified about...

view the locations of criminal offenses and read basic information related to the incident.
Posted: 5/13/2010 5:55 AM

The Upper Moreland Township Police Department is experimenting with the mapping of reported crime. Citizens can view the locations of criminal offenses and read basic information related to the incident. By providing access to this...

Upper Moreland Township Launches Local Local Government Channels

Upper Moreland Television, UMTV, began broadcasting on Monday, December 10, 2007. This new government information channel is dedicated to providing news and information related to Upper Moreland Township government services and events to residents. It will also be used to publicize community events and to provide public service and emergency announcements. In January 2008, UMTV began broadcasting all meetings of the Board of Commissioners on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:00 AM and 7:30 PM. All Board of Commissioners meetings including Regular Meetings and Committee Meetings are available on UMTV to subscribers of Comcast Cable on channel 965 and subscribers of Verizon FIOS on channel 41. These channels are available through digital cable. Commissioners meetings are also posted on the Township website, www.uppermoreland.org, for viewing.

Stormwater Management

Department of Environment Protection (DEP) Stormwater Management program. In September 2002 the DEP finalized a comprehensive stormwater management policy to improve water quality and quantity through the use of Best Management Practices... More

Updated Paper Recycling Regulations
Public Works

Upper Moreland Starts Plastic Bottle Recycling!
How to recycle plastics... Its easy!

  • Glass, cans, and plastics (#’s 1-7) are picked up on trash day. Acceptable plastic may be mixed with unbroken glass bottles and clean aluminum and tin cans for recycling. The maximum total weight of the recycling container must not exceed 20 pounds per container

About Our Township
Township Information

Upper Moreland Township occupies an area of 7.5 square miles in the northeastern corner of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The 2010 census reported a total population of 24,015. Upper Moreland is part of the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area and is approximately 15 miles north of downtown Philadelphia. The Township is bordered by the Montgomery County communities of Hatboro, Upper Dublin, Abington, Bryn Athyn, and Lower Moreland while Bucks County lies to the north.

General Information and Guidelines
Code Enforcement

If you are planning any kind of home remodeling project, or thinking of retaining a contractor to do work for you, please keep the following regulations in mind. The Township's guidelines are based on national standards to help ensure that repairs, additions, and alterations are done safely, whether by homeowners or contractors. If you are unsure if a permit is required, please take the time to call the Code Enforcement Department, at (215) 659-3100, for assistance before beginning work. Fines can be issued for any work begun prior to the issuance of the permits required.

Police Benevolent Association
Police Department

The Upper Moreland Township Police Benevolent Association (UMTPBA) is a non-profit organization which was formed in late 1997 by the sworn officers of Upper Moreland Police.

Recreation Leagues
Parks & Recreation

The Parks & Recreation Department offers a variety of leagues for adults age 18 and over. We accept team registrations, but will place individuals on availability listing should teams need players. Team fees are due in full prior to the seasons start. During the spring/summer season we provide Men's, Women's, and Co-ed Adult Softball Leagues. Games are played at various locations within the Township and on specific nights of the week. All games are officiated by quality Amateur Softball Officials.

Treasurer's Report
Finance

This monthly Treasurer's Report is a summary of receipts and expenditures only. A complete Financial Statement is prepared and available for public review in the Township's Finance Office.

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