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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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FREE 2016 TIRE COLLECTIONS
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...

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE EVENTS
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...

War Stories - Speaker Series
Posted: 2/8/2016 4:20 PM

UNION LIBRARY COMPANY of HATBOROUGH presents WAR STORIES SPEAKER SERIES ****************** FIRST HAND ACCOUNTS OF AMERICANS AT WAR ****************** Come hear experiences of our neighbors who have served our country ! Mr. Frank Fay Korean War...

The Impeachment of Andrew Johnson
Posted: 2/4/2016 8:55 AM

The Impeachment of Andrew Johnson Mr. John Higgins will present an overview of the politics behind the attempted impeachment of Lincoln’s successor and the behind the scenes drama resulting in acquittal by just one vote....

Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School Now Enrolling!
Posted: 2/3/2016 2:28 PM

Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School Now Enrolling! Queen of Angels School, located at 401 N Easton Road, Willow Grove, provides children with a quality Catholic education that includes all the regular subjects enhanced with...

Registration for TransNet's Senior Shared Ride Program
Posted: 2/2/2016 4:01 PM

Attention Seniors! Get on the Road with TransNet Representatives from TransNet will be at Rep. Thomas Murt’s District Office to offer on-the-spot registration for TransNet’s Senior Shared Ride program funded by the state lottery. Seniors...

PRESIDENTS DAY WEEKEND!
Posted: 2/1/2016 12:38 PM

Audubon Society’s Great Backyard Bird Count February 12-15, 2016 This citizen science program is FUN , FREE , and EASY ! All ages can participate. And it really makes a difference…what’s in your backyard or...

Gloria Dei to Provide Free Home Repair for Eligible Elderly, Low Income and Disabled Families
Posted: 1/29/2016 9:49 AM

Gloria Dei to provide Free Home Repair for Eligible Elderly, Low Income and Disabled Families Free home repair is available for elderly, low income and disabled families. This program is co-sponsored by Gloria Dei Lutheran...

BOC Seeking Applicants to Serve on the Willow Grove Revitalization Task Force
Posted: 1/26/2016 2:34 PM

BOC Seeking Applicants to Serve on the Willow Grove Revitalization Task Force The UMT Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to serve on the Willow Grove Revitalization Task Force. The purpose of this Committee is...

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 .

UM High School Event - Saturday, February 20, 7PM
Posted: 1/19/2016 1:42 PM

GET YOUR WIZARDS TICKETS! Be part of this action filled event as you witness the Upper Moreland Dream Team ( Faculty & Community Members) take on the Harlem Wizards on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at...

NIGHT AT THE RACES
Posted: 1/7/2016 10:18 AM

Fundraiser for the Rotary Club of Willow Grove Saturday, February 20, 2016 Doors open at 7:00pm to 12:00am POST TIME: 7:29 Beef n’ Beer at the Willow Grove VFW 305 Moreland Road, Willow Grove, PA...

PECO SCHEDULES TREE TRIMMING IN UPPER MORELAND
Posted: 12/22/2015 4:19 PM

PECO SCHEDULES TREE TRIMMING IN UPPER MORELAND PECO plans on pruning trees throughout the Twp. during February, 2016. Customers should be notified by letter from PECO in advance of work. Please direct questions to PECO...

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...

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
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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