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The Battle of Brandywine 2014
Thanks to everyone for a fantastic event! More than 6000 visitors enjoyed the event and discovered the treasure that is our Hallowed Ground. See the Reviews


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Supervisors of Birmingham Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania, will conduct a public hearing on Monday, August 4, 2014, as part of the regular public meeting which commences at 7:30 p.m., prevailing time, in the Birmingham Township Municipal Building, 1040 West Street Road, West Chester, Pennsylvania, to consider the adoption of, and if approved, the Board will adopt an Ordinance amending Chapter 94 of the Birmingham Township Code. The title and summary of the Ordinance follows:

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF BIRMINGHAM, CHAPER 94, TITLED, “SEWERS”, ARTICLE II, TTILED, “HOLDING TANKS” TO AMEND THE REGULATIONS FOR HOLDING TANKS AND TO PERMIT THE USE OF PERMANENT HOLDING TANKS UNDER SPECIFIC CIRCUMSTANCES AND PROMULGATING REGULATIONS THEREFORE.

The full text of the Ordinance may be examined without charge or obtained for a charge not greater than the cost thereof at the Township’s administrative offices at the above address Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and are also on file for public inspection at the offices of the Daily Local News, 250 North Bradford Avenue, West Chester, PA and the Chester County Law Library, Chester County Justice Center, Suite 2400, 201 W. Market Street, West Chester, PA, where the same may be examined without charge.


SR 926 Improvement Project

PennDOT and Gannett Fleming, Inc. hosted a public meeting at the Pocopson Elementary School on May 7, 2014 for the SR 926 Improvement Project. Found below are links to the PowerPoint Presentation (2MB) and the Presentation Boards (5MB):


Please Note: As of 2013 the Board of Supervisors has changed its meeting dates to only meet once a month instead of twice as was done in the past. The BOS will be meeting the first Monday of each month at 7:30 PM


 

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Learn more about how your septic system works and simple, everyday tips on how to properly maintain it.

  • The Basics: Do you have questions about how septic systems work? Do you know whether or not your property is serviced by a septic system?
  • Why should you maintain your septic system?: Learn the benefits to keeping a properly maintained septic system. The facts may surprise you.
  • How to properly care for your system: Septic system maintenance isn’t complicated, and it doesn’t need to be expensive. Follow these maintenance tips to help ensure your system continues to operate reliably.

Pennsylvania Flood Maps

The state Department of Community and Economic Development has launched a website containing the new Digital Flood Insurance Rate Maps established by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The new site is www.pafloodmaps.com. It will help users determine if they are located in a floodplain and assist local officials in their creation of floodplain-management strategies to ensure public safety.  NOTE:  For best results, use Internet Explorer to access the maps.


Mandatory Recycling Ordinance
This has been adopted and recycling is mandated. Click here to view the full text of the Ordinance.

 

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