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The intersection of 23rd Street and Perkiomen Avenue

Mt. Penn Trust Company photo circa-1939-40.

*Notice the triangle-middle left of photo.   Photo Credit: Pete Heizmann


PERKIOMEN AVENUE

  1. Commencing Monday March 11, 2019 South 26th Street will be closed from the 2600 Block of Woodvale Avenue to Perkiomen Avenue.
  2. Commencing March 18, 2019, construction will resume on Perkiomen Avenue.  Traffic control in Mount Penn Borough will be restricted to Eastbound traffic only between 23rd Street and 27th Street.  A detour route will be in place to accommodate Westbound traffic in this area.  Travel restriction will include, but not limited to short-term and long-term lane closures, detour routes, flagging operations and temporary traffic signal modifications. The Perkiomen project is expected to be completed by December 2019.

BE SAFE

THE BOROUGH OF MOUNT PENN APPRECIATES YOUR PATIENCE


PERKIOMEN AVENUE CONSTRUCTION UPDATE FOR  TRASH AND RECYCLING

Notices are currently being distributed to residents on Perkiomen Avenue between the 2300 and 2700 Blocks.  Residents on the even side of the 2600 Block of Perkiomen who presently put their trash on Woodvale, please continue to do so.  Residents who normally place their trash in the front on Perkiomen, we ask that you put it in the rear of the property in the ally.  Should you have any questions please contact the Borough office at 610.779.5151.  The Borough of Mount Penn appreciates your cooperation.

 


First Energy’s Power Systems Institute (PSI) Fall 2019 Program

You might already be aware of FirstEnergy’s Power System Institute (PSI) program. This two-year college program combines academics and hands-on training to prepare potential students for a career in the electric utility industry. Met-Ed, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., is continuing its partnership with Reading Area Community College (RACC) to bring this opportunity to interested candidates. An information session will be held at RACC on Saturday, February 9, 2019, 10 A.M. to Noon, Schmidt Training & Technology Center, 10 S. 2nd Street, Reading, PA 19603.  For additional information, visit.www.firstenergycorp.com/psi or call 1.800.829.6801.  You may also visit the college’s website at www.racc.edu.



REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Mount Penn Borough (“Borough”), Lower Alsace Township, Antietam Valley Municipal Authority (AVMA), and Mount Penn Borough Municipal Authority (MPBMA) invites proposals for investment consulting, custodial and administrative services for each of their individual Pension Plan.  Each entity is seeking a service provider for their Pension Plan.  Each entity will employ the enclosed evaluation process and will require evidence that the applicant has a history of providing a complete package of services and/or such elements of the total package as the applicant proposes to provide. The four individual applications may be obtained by clicking the link(s) below.

Mount Penn Borough

Lower Alsace Township

AVMA

MPBMA


2019 SCHUYLKILL STREET ART CONTEST

 


 

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A message from Antietam Valley Municipal Authority “Dealing with sewers and preventing backups

CLEAN STORMWATER ONLY

Do your part to make sure pollution does not enter the stormwater system!


 

PennDOT Perkiomen Avenue project is scheduled to begin in Mount Penn on or about June 1st. Check back often for updates.


PA Department of Agriculture
Spotted Lanternfly Information

Homeowners-Lanternfly Management Handout

PennState Extension-Spotted Lanternfly Egg Mass Removal

PennState Extension-what can homeowner’s do? 

 


Personal Firearms Record
To be completed and kept in a safe place in your home.  The police will need this information if your gun is lost or stolen.

 


The Antietam Valley Farmers’ & Artists’ Market at Carsonia Park


Met-Ed Emergency Information

**PLEASE REMEMBER IN THE EVENT OF A POWER OUTAGE EACH HOUSEHOLD MUST REPORT.

MET-ED NO LIGHTS/EMERGENCY NUMBER :  1-888-544-4877

 Tax Collector’s Hours

FAQS ABOUT FIREWORKS

Mount Penn Borough Municipal Authority

Mount Penn Area Business Association

Mount Penn Area Dining Guide

Antietam Valley Community Partnership 

 Berks Conservancy

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