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Last Added: 9/23/2016 9:46 AM

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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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2016 LEAF VACUUM SCHEDULE
Posted: 9/23/2016 9:46 AM

Vacuums will pass ON or SHORTLY AFTER the dates listed : Area 1-1* - Oct. 10, Oct. 31, Nov. 21 Area 1-2 - Oct. 17, Nov. 7, Nov. 28 Area 2 - Oct. 17, Nov....

Aqua Project
Posted: 9/21/2016 2:00 PM

Notice from Aqua, PA As part of our continuing infrastructure improvement program, Aqua Pennsylvania (Aqua) will replace the existing water main on the following streets in Upper Moreland Township, Montgomery County. Russell Road between Fitzwatertown...

OLD YORK ROAD GARDEN CLUB
Posted: 9/21/2016 9:49 AM

Next Meeting: October 13, 2016, 12:30pm at Grace Presbyterian Church, 444 York Road, Jenkintown, PA. Barbara Leiby will create arrangements for decorating and entertaining in your home for the fall and holiday seasons using National...

JOB FAIR at Huntingdon Valley Country Club on 10/11/16
Posted: 9/16/2016 11:19 AM

Open House - Upper Moreland's 1st Comprehensive Plan
Posted: 9/16/2016 10:54 AM

NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECT
Posted: 9/15/2016 11:04 AM

NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECT The George Kountoupes Painting Company is under contract with Aqua PA to perform repair and painting services to the water storage facility adjacent to Damian Drive. This work is scheduled to...

COMPUTER AVENUE REPAVING-WEEK OF SEPT 19th
Posted: 9/14/2016 3:48 PM

COMPUTER AVENUE REPAVING-WEEK OF SEPT 19th The Upper Moreland-Hatboro Joint Sewer Authority will be completing improvements to Computer Ave. during the week beginning Monday, September 19th and it is expected that the resurfacing project will...

Coffee with a Cop
Posted: 9/14/2016 10:29 AM

The Upper Moreland Police Department is hosting "Coffee with a Cop" on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Weinrich's Bakery from 8-10am.

Chasing the Dragon
Posted: 9/14/2016 10:24 AM

The Upper Moreland Township Police Department & Upper Moreland School District invite you to join them for a community awareness program about the epidemic of opiate abuse that is occurring in communities throughout the U.S....

UMHC Presents, SPIRITS with the SPIRITS
Posted: 9/12/2016 4:05 PM

WILLOW GROVE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Posted: 9/12/2016 2:45 PM

OPPORTUNITY IS KNOCKING Are you looking for your dream job? Dozens of employers are eager to meet YOU! The Willow Grove Chamber of Commerce and PA State Representative Tom Murt are excited to host the...

2017 Township Budget
Posted: 9/9/2016 2:42 PM

2017 Township Budget The preliminary 2017 Township Budget will be available to the public on October 31, 2016 at the Up. Moreland Twp. Building, Office of the Twp. Manager, 117 Park Avenue, Willow Grove. The...

Camp William Penn presented by The UMHA
Posted: 9/8/2016 9:12 AM

U.M. HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION Camp William Penn Mike Jesberger will describe this African American Civil War training ground in the LaMott section of Cheltenham, its creation, usage, and interaction in the local community. On Tuesday, Sept....

QUESTIONS ABOUT WATER SERVICE?
Posted: 7/1/2016 11:39 AM

If at any time you have questions regarding water service or water quality, please contact: AQUA PA at 1-877-987-2782

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...

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...

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
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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