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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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UPPER MORELAND ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL
Posted: 11/21/2014 11:32 AM

Upper Moreland Environmental Advisory Council The Upper Moreland Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) is looking for individuals that are concerned with environmental issues in the Township. Currently we have an opening for a voting member and...

Thanksgiving Holiday Trash/Recycling Pickup Schedule
Posted: 11/21/2014 8:15 AM

Due to the Thanksgiving Day Holiday, there will be no trash or recycling pickup on Thursday, November 27, 2014. If your regular trash/recycling pickup day is Thursday, your trash/recycling will be picked up on Monday,...

Parks and Recreation New Software
Posted: 11/18/2014 10:04 AM

Upper Moreland Township's Department of Parks and Recreation has changed registration software providers to better serve you and your family. Please click the Parks and Recreation tab to review informaiton describing how to search and register for...

WAR STORIES SPEAKER SERIES
Posted: 11/17/2014 9:55 AM

William F. Schmidt World War II US. Navy LST-120 Southwest and Central Pacific Marianas Saipan Tinian Wednesday, December 3, 2014 – 7pm Lehman Methodist Church, 300 S. York Rd., Hatboro 215-672-1420

2014 Leaf Vacuum Schedule
Posted: 11/15/2014 6:43 AM

Vacuums will pass on or shortly after listed dates. Please do not rake leaves into the street. Please remove vehicles from the vicinity of the piles. If you are unsure of your collection area or have...

Action Taken by the Board of Commissioners on November 10, 2014
Posted: 11/12/2014 11:53 AM

ACTION TAKEN BY THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS at their Regular Meeting of November 10, 2014 Treasurer’s Activity Report was approved. Regular Meeting Minutes of October 6, 2014 were approved as submitted. Finance & Administrative Committee...

Upper Moreland Historical Association - Presentation on The Great Influenza of 1918
Posted: 11/7/2014 11:35 AM

U.M. HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION The Great Influenza - 1918 Jim Rubillo will explore the impact to Philadelphia, the city with the highest death toll, and the panic, and fear and the significant role played by Willow...

AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE
Posted: 11/5/2014 12:32 PM

St. David's Church AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE Monday, November 24, 2014; 2:00pm - 7:00pm Father Curran's Hall MAKE YOUR APPOINTMENT TODAY! Go to www.redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code: St. David

Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School
Posted: 11/4/2014 12:11 PM

Queen of Angels School Are you looking for a quality Catholic Education for your child? Come and visit Queen of Angels On Wednesday, December 3, 2014 10:00 – 11:30 AM The presentation will start at...

SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS MONTH
Posted: 9/8/2014 10:33 AM

The Upper Moreland Office of Emergency Management wants you to know that it's National Preparedness month, and now is a great time to get information about emergencies that could happen in our area, to make...

AQUA WATER MAIN REPLACEMENT PROJECT
Posted: 8/15/2014 10:31 AM

AQUA WATER MAIN REPLACEMENT PROJECT Aqua Pennsylvania, Inc. (Aqua) will replace the existing water main on the following streets in Upper Moreland Township, Montgomery County. Fitzwatertown Road between Easton and Spencer Roads Woodhill Road between...

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...

MedReturn Drug Collection Unit
Posted: 1/20/2014 1:54 PM

Upper Moreland Township Police Department has installed a MedReturn Drug Collection Unit for you to deposit your unwanted prescription drugs. It is located in the lobby of the Police Department. Upper Moreland Police Install Prescription...

2014 BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETING CALENDAR
Posted: 12/4/2013 11:57 AM

UPPER MORELAND TOWNSHIP CALENDAR 2014 COMMISSIONERS’ MEETINGS ALL MEETINGS LISTED ON THE CALENDAR SHALL BEGIN PROMPTLY AT 7:00 P.M. AND SHALL BE ADJOURNED NO LATER THAN 11:00 P.M. ANY UNFINISHED BUSINESS SHALL BE CARRIED OVER...

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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