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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


AWARD  NOTICE

On February 15, 2019 invitations were posted for Request for Proposals aimed at contracting a Pension Administrator for the Borough of Mount Penn, Lower Alsace Township, Antietam Valley Municipal Authority, and Mount Penn Borough  Municipal Authority.  Please refer to the documents showing the Summary Award Notice and the  complete proposal of the awardee, CBIZ InR.


NOTICE:  FOR APPROXIMATELY TWO – THREE DAYS THERE WILL BE NO ACCESS FROM PERKIOMEN AVENUE TO BUTTER LANE OR ENDLICH AVENUE.  WATCH FOR DETOUR SIGNS.  THIS MAY COMMENCE ON OR AROUND JULY 09th, 2019.  WE WILL UPDATE WITH START DATE AS WE ARE INFORMED.

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.


2019 Antietam Valley Summer Playground Program at Carsonia Park

Playground Registration Packet 2019

 


AVRCC MOUNTAINEER OPEN

July 21, 2019


 

Mount Penn Preserve Story Map Captions Mt Penn Borough

 


Police Chief Serafin is requesting that everyone lock their vehicle doors. Vehicles with unlocked doors are being invaded. Residents should be aware of their surroundings.  Police Chief Serafin is urging anyone noticing suspicious activity to notify the police directly, rather than reacting to social media.  If you see anyone or anything that appears skeptical or dubious, please contact the non-emergency number of CBRPD 610.655.4911 and request a Central Berks Police Officer.

 


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? 

2019

SPOTTED LANTERNFLY PUBLIC MEETING OFFERED BY PENN STATE EXTENSION

The public can do a great deal to stop the spread of this invasive insect.

To learn more at a public meeting near you register online:

https://extension.psu.edu/spotted-lanternfly-public-meetings

COST:  FREE

Upcoming Meetings:

Lansdowne, PA ———   April 8, 2019

Springfield, PA ———-  April 13, 2019

Lords Valley, PA ——–  April 26, 2019

Limerock, PA ———— April 30, 2019

Exton, PA —————   June 13, 2019


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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!


 

 

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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