Welcome to East Bradford Township

East Bradford Township strives to support the highest quality of life for current and future residents by: Being accessible, accountable, responsive, and respectful to all; Providing essential services with fiscal soundness; Promoting good stewardship of the Township’s scenic, natural, and historic resources; and Promoting vital social and physical connections between our residents and neighbors.

 

LAST YARD WASTE COLLECTION – SAT. DECEMBER 21

December 21 is the last yard waste collection until next March.  Leaves and small sticks should be placed in brown paper leaf bags and larger branches should be bundled with twine (NO Tape) in bundles no longer than 3 feet and no heavier than 25 lbs.  Everything must be curbside by 6:00 a.m. on Saturday.  You may also take yard waste to the West Bradford Compost Site—see the website for more information.

 

MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID INSTRUCTION

Chester County is offering instruction in Mental Health First Aid at the Government Services Center in West Chester December 19 and December 20, (two required morning sessions.)  This is a public education class compared to Red Cross First Aid and is free.  Registration is required by December 16.

 

2020 BUDGET

On Thursday November 7, the Board of Supervisors authorized advertisement of the 2020 Budget, which includes a 0.5 mill property tax increase.  Please review the following documents for more information: letter to residents, budget presentation, and summary of all funds. In addition, earlier in the year, the staff created a Budget FAQ website, which provides more detailed information about the budget process in general and the 2020 Budget in particular.  If you have budget-related questions, please contact Director of Finance Michael Lynch at mlynch@eastbradford.org or (610) 436-5108 x101.

 

DARLINGTON RIDGE PROJECT

Toll Brothers has begun construction on the Darlington Ridge development between Lenape and Tigue Roads.  You can review key documents associated with the development from the Building, Zoning & Code Enforcement page.  Recently, Flyway Construction began to mobilize on the south side of Tigue Road in preparation for a stream restoration project. While this is in close proximity to Toll Brothers’ Darlington Ridge project, the two projects are separate.

 

SPOTTED LANTERNFLY SMASH CAMPAIGN – AND THE WINNER IS…

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Spotted Lanternfly Smash Campaign!  Hopefully it was a fun event for your family that got everyone outdoors!  Don’t forget that the smashing and scraping doesn’t end with our Campaign, you can continue to scrape egg masses through the winter and the more you scrape now, the less of these little pests there will be in the spring.  The winner of the Township Smash Campaign is the Hirs family!!  Congratulations for smashing it out of the Township and winning the $50 gift card, compliments of Ace Hardware of West Chester!  It was very close with three families in the running!  See the attached totals sheet.

In the competition between Townships, which ended October 30th, East Bradford was the winner of the “Golden Swatter Award” all with your help!

 

 

 

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