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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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Posted: 11/24/2015 2:24 PM

Please be advised that the Board of Commissioners have CANCELLED the Finance & Administrative; Parks & Recreation; and Public Health & Safety Committee Meetings for Monday, December 21, 2015, at 7:00 P.M. The Committee Meetings for Finance &...

Posted: 11/23/2015 1:11 PM

REMINDER : When raking leaves to the curb for the leaf vacuum, please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into the street. Raking/blowing leaves into the street not only hinders the flow of traffic and...

No Bagged Yard Waste Pickup - Mon., November 30th
Posted: 11/18/2015 10:24 AM

Due to scheduling changes for the Thanksgiving Holiday, there will be no bagged yard waste pickup on Monday, November 30th. Bagged yard waste pickup will resume on Monday, December 7th. Please note: This change does...

Thanksgiving Trash and Recycling Pickup Schedule
Posted: 11/18/2015 10:17 AM

Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday, there will be no trash or recycling pickup on Thursday, November 26th. Trash for Thursday will be picked up on Monday, November 30th. Trash pickup for Friday, November 27th will...

Coffee with a Cop
Posted: 11/17/2015 11:44 AM

Upper Moreland Police Department is hosting Coffee with a Cop on Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 8 am to 10 am at Weinrich's Bakery located at 55 Easton Road in Willow Grove. Come out and...

Presentation by New Directions Support Group
Posted: 11/17/2015 11:16 AM

"A Conversation with Pam Howard, Director of Adult Mental Health Services at Montgomery County Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities" will take place at the Willow Grove Giant Supermarket on Saturday, December 12, from...

Queen of Angels - Presentation & Tour
Posted: 11/17/2015 9:44 AM

Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School is hosting a Visit QOA Day Wednesday, December 2, 2015 10:00-11:30 AM Formal presentation in our Lower School with tours to follow To RSVP or for more information, contact...

Posted: 10/30/2015 10:00 AM

2016 TOWNSHIP BUDGET The Preliminary 2016 Upper Moreland Township Budget will be available on Monday, November 2, 2015 at the Upper Moreland Township Building, 117 Park Ave., Willow Grove, PA 19090 (Township Manager’s Office). The Preliminary...

Be Safe is a program that the Fire Company an Police PBA is sponsoring to further continue the commitment to the community and those with Autism and Other Intellectual disabilities.
Posted: 10/16/2015 4:46 PM

Be Safe is a program that the Fire Company an Police PBA is sponsoring to further continue the commitment to the community and those with Autism and Other Intellectual disabilities. It is designed to teach the students to...

Posted: 9/18/2015 5:48 PM

The Board of Commissioners, Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf and Representative Thomas P. Murt honored the Upper Moreland Little League Senior Boys for winning the 2015 Pennsylvania State Senior League Championship.”

Posted: 9/18/2015 8:50 AM

Upper Moreland Hoops Basketball Registration Information 2015-16 For Boys and Girls Grades 1st-12th Online Registration at www.umhoops.net Travel Tryouts (4th-8th grades boys & girls) begin October 1st Boys In-house evaluations begin November 1st Co-Ed (1st/2nd...

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

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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