COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

The Township is asking residents to join Township staff and consultants  from Bergmann Associates on Tuesday, October 3 at Barren Hill Fire Company at 7 PM to discuss and share your ideas and visions about future development and open space in Whitemarsh Township.  The Comprehensive Plan is a policy guide for future development for the Township.  It is a crucial document to guide recommendations and decisions of the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors, as well as for decisions made by private developers, Township businesses and residents.  So please join us to share your ideas and concerns.

FALL 2017 LEAF COLLECTION DATES:

The 2017 leaf collection begins on Monday, October 16, 2017 and will continue until Monday, December 18, 2017.  The Township Public Works Department will make every effort to collect from each street at least once each week.  All leaves for last pick up must be piled out ont he streets by 6:30 AM on Monday, December 18.

Residents are asked to pile the leaves onto the curb - LEAVES ARE NOT TO BE BAGGED.

WEST VALLEY GREEN ROAD BRIDGE CLOSED

After and inspection of the W. Valley Green Bridge, County Engineers determined the bridge must be closed to traffic as of this afternoon for an indefinite period of time.The County will be evaluating options to make repairs in order to re-open the bridge, but it is anticipated that it will be closed for some time.

COUNTY PRESS RELEASE ON BRIDGE CLOSURE


Updates will be posted as they are available. 

RIDGE PIKE IMPROVEMENT

Background: Ridge Pike is owned by Montgomery County from Philadelphia to Norristown. The project area is nearly 5 miles long and Has been divided into seven manageable segments for engineering and construction, with one of those segments sitting between Butler Pike and Crescent Avenue and another segment between Crescent Avenue and Northwestern Avenue in Philadelphia.  

A public meeting was held on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at the Township Building.  The power point presentation that was provided at the meeting can be viewed HERE along with notes that went with the slides.

Residents interested to find out more information on this project, please visit: http://crescent.ridgepikeproject.com/