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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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Latest Township News & Events

Mother's Day Arts Festival
Posted: 5/5/2016 8:55 AM

New Directions Support Group - www.newdirectionssupport.org - will host an Arts Festival on Sunday, May 8, from 1 until 4 pm. This special Mother's Day performance will feature poets, visual artists, dancers and comedians. Held...

Action Taken by the Board of Commissioners
Posted: 5/4/2016 2:33 PM

Regular Meeting Agenda May 2, 2016 The Board of Commissioners approved the following: Board approved Treasurer’s Activity Report of April, 2016 Board approved the Regular Meeting minutes of April 4, 2016 Finance & Administration Committee...

Posted: 5/4/2016 11:51 AM

RAILS TO TRAILS The Upper Moreland Historical Association will host Ms. Jody Holton, Executive Director for the Montgomery County Planning Commission, who will tell what went into the planning and developing of this exciting program...

Posted: 5/3/2016 10:46 AM

SPRING FESTIVAL ON MAY 7, 2016 On Saturday, May 7 th from 11:00am to 3:00pm at the Boileau Park we will be celebrating the 10 th consecutive annual Boileau Spring Festival. This free event will...

Posted: 5/3/2016 10:21 AM

Stormwater: Why does it matter? [Lynette Saunders] 10:00am, Saturday, May 14 th at the Upper Moreland Free Public Library 109 Park Avenue, Willow Grove, PA www.umfpl.org – 215-659-0741 Sponsored by the Upper Moreland Township Environmental...

Posted: 4/29/2016 10:27 AM

The Upper Moreland Township Board of Commissioners Community Development Committee will hold a public meeting on Monday, May 9, 2016 at 7:00pm at the Upper Moreland Township Building, 117 Park Avenue, Willow Grove, PA 19090...

Brain Injury - Information Meeting hosted by Rep. Thomas Murt
Posted: 4/25/2016 9:21 AM

Rep. Thomas Murt will host a BRAIN INJURY INFORMATION MEETING The event will give you the opportunity to learn about the causes of brain injury, effective intervention, and the resources available for those with brain...

Posted: 4/22/2016 4:08 PM

Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School 401 N Easton Road, Willow Grove, PA 19090 PreK3-8th grade www.qoaschool.org Visit QOA Day Wednesday, May 18, 2016 10:00-11:30am in our Lower School. Formal presentation with tours to follow. To...

Posted: 4/21/2016 8:44 AM

UPPER MORELAND ICE HOCKEY CLUB SKILLS, DRILLS & HOCKEY Experience: Boys and girls of all skill levels are welcome. We welcome both inexperienced and experienced players. For further information, please contact the Upper Moreland Ice...

Posted: 4/13/2016 9:22 AM

Attention VETERANS 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 Friday, May 27th at 9a.m. - 3p.m. 19 SOUTH...

Kentucky Derby Party Fundraiser
Posted: 4/13/2016 8:59 AM

Willow Grove Community Services, Inc. Presents Kentucky Derby Party Fundraiser Saturday, May 7th 6 pm – 10 pm Don’t forget your hat! The race begins at 6:34 and there are plenty of horse races to...

Posted: 3/22/2016 1:16 PM

Run with the Bears Neighborhood 5 K Event Presented by WILLOW GROVE BEARS Football & Cheerleading Fun for the Whole Family Race Day T-Shirt Awards & More…! Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 9am ADULTS (17 AND...

PHS Tree Tenders - 2016 Classes
Posted: 3/15/2016 9:41 AM

BECOME A TREE TENDER! Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders ® program offers hands-on tree care training for...

Yoga Program presented by New Directions Support Group (Revised Date)
Posted: 3/2/2016 3:15 PM

Jennifer Bullock, yoga practitioner, will guide the audience in yoga postures. All levels of yoga invited. Bring yoga mat, if you have one, and wear comfortable clothes. Free program at the Willow Grove Giant, 315...

Posted: 2/18/2016 3:13 PM

Relay For Life of Eastern Montgomery County Hatboro-Horsham High School June 17th—18th 2016 9 AM to 9 AM www.RelayForLife.org/paemc It’s about being a community that takes up the fight! A COMMUNITY EVENT TO FIGHT CANCER...

Posted: 2/9/2016 2:22 PM

FREE 2016 Montgomery County Residential Tire Collections Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 9:00 AM – Noon Montgomery County Community College 340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422 Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 9:00 AM –...

2016 Community Paper Shredding Events
Posted: 2/9/2016 2:16 PM

2016 COMMUNITY PAPER SHREDDING EVENTS The Montgomery County Commissioners in conjunction with Shred One Security Corp. will be sponsoring FREE community paper shredding events, rain or shine . WHEN: WHERE: Saturday, July 16 Western Montgomery...

Posted: 2/9/2016 2:06 PM

2016 MONTGOMERY COUNTY HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE EVENTS All Events 9am – 3pm (rain or shine) DATES/LOCATIONS : Saturday, April 9 Indian Valley Middle School 130 Maple Avenue Harleysville, PA 19438 Saturday, April 30 Norristown Area...

Register and Pay for recreation programs from home
Posted: 1/26/2016 8:25 AM

The Parks and Recreation Department now accepts remote registration for all our programs. Please visit uppermorelandrec.com to set up your account (if you do not already have one), select a class, and pay for it...

ONLINE REGISTRATION for Parks and Recreation Programs
Posted: 1/19/2016 4:50 PM

ONLINE REGISTRATION is now open for all Parks and Recreation programs. LOOK at what we have to offer at www.uppermorelandrec.com .

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.

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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