100 Parklane Drive
Eagleville, PA 19403
P: 610-539-8020
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  2017 Press Releases
  July July 19 - Sewer Authority to Begin Sewer Line Replacement Replacement Project
     
  June

June 27 - Truck Crashes Into House

June 9 - 9th Annual "On Your Marc" 5K Run/Walk

     
  May

May 24 - 2017 Road Improvement Project

May 18 - Park Avenue truck accident

May 5 - Lidl Files Zoning Application for property at Ridge Pike and Trooper Road

     
  April

April 5 - Supervisors to Host Open House

April 4 - Home on  Brimfield Road Damaged by Fire

     
  Mar

Mar 24 - New Owner Ready to Invest in Audubon  Village Shopping Center

Mar 20 - Police Sergeant, Nurses Honored for Life-Saving Efforts

Mar 15 - Cause of Level Road House Fire Undetermined; Not Suspicious

Mar 13- Level Road Home Heavily Damaged by Fire

Mar 7 - Townhome Development Gives Site a Second Chance

     
  Feb Feb 21 - Assisted Living Facility Granted Conditional Use Approval at Former  Collegeville Inn Site
     
  Jan

Jan 11- Store Is Part of Township’s Past; Looking to the Future

Jan 3 - Township Receives Statewide Communication Award

   
  2016 Press Releases
  Nov Nov 8 - Arrest Made in Armed Robbery
     
  Oct Oct. 21 - Board Appoints New Township Manager
     
  Aug Aug. 15 - New Facility Brings Jobs, Rehab Services to Township
     
  June June 16 - Arrest, Investigation Links Suspects to Burglaries in Three States
     
  May

May 23 - Sgt. Mark Stead Honored by Lower Providence Optimist Club with "Respect for Law" Award

May 17 - Township Receives State Funding for Traffic Signal Upgrade

     
  Jan. Jan 9 - Township Wins Statewide Communication Award
    Jan 8 - House Fire Under Investigation
   
  2015 Press Releases
  Dec Dec 3 - Cpl. Matt Kuhnert Promoted to Sergeant
     
  Nov Nov 17 - Township Participates in Limerick Generating Station Exercise
     
  May May 1 - Hero Plaque Dedicated to Police Chief John J. Culp
     
  April April 23 - Chlorine leak at local company
     
  Mar March 5 - Snow Emergency Declaration
     
  Feb Feb 5- Fatal Crash Under Investigation
     
  Jan Jan. 26 - Snow Emergency Declaration
     
  2014 Press Releases
  Nov Nov. 5 - Alleged Bank Robbers Arrested
     
  Oct Oct. 20 - Ceremony Marks Start of Arcola Road Bridge Replacement Project
     
  Sept Sept 15 - Overnight Lane Closures - Rt 422/363
     
  June June 6 - 6th Annual "On Your Marc" 5K Run/Walk
     
  May May 15 - Citizens, Police Officers Receive Commendations
     
  April April 16 - Police, Firefighters Honored for Rescue of 7 from Apartment Fire
     
  Mar Mar 6 - Drop-off Unused Medicine at LPPD
  Feb

Feb 11 - House Fire Ruled Accidental

Feb 10 - House Fire Investigation Continuing

Feb 7 - House Heavily Damaged by Fire

   
  2013 Press Releases
  Dec

Dec 13 - Blackbird Circle Fire Rule Accidental

Dec 12 - Blackbird Circle Fires Under Investigation

Dec 18 - Township Receives Three Citizen Communication Awards

Dec. 13 - Montgomery County Expands Prescription Drug Disposal Program

Dec 4 - Lower Providence Township Named One of PA's 50 Safest Cities

  Nov  
  Oct Oct 24 - Township Receives Perkioment Watershed Conservancy Environmental Award
  Sept Sept 17 - Church Employee Arrested for Embezzling $150K
  August

Aug 16  - Arcola Road Bridge Closed

Aug 1 - Arcola Road Bridge meeting

  July  
  June

June 26 - Police Department Earns Re-Accreditation

  May

May 19 - Arrest Made in Indecent Exposure Incidents; Hearing Set

May 17 - Indecent Exposure Incidents Investigated

May 2 - Incident at Lincoln Center

  April

April 23 - Parks & Recreation Department wins state Pprogramming Awards; Recreation Superintendent Receives PRPS Presidential Citation

April 23 - Township Receives "Governor's Award for Local Government Excellence"

April 12 - 5th Annual 'On Your Marc' 5K: Run for Fallen Heroes

  March Mar 14 - Suspect apprehended in armed bank robbery
  Feb

Feb 16 - Valley Forge Beef and Ale Heavily Damaged by Fire

Feb 13 - Woman Stopped by Police Impersonator

  Jan Jan 16 - Township publication earns state award
   
  2012 Press Releases
  Dec

Dec 21 - Lt. Stanley Turtle named 'Law Enforcement Officer of the Year' by County Chamber

Dec 21 - Hoy Park earns Community Greening Award

Dec 6 - Water tower workers identified

Dec 5 - Worker dies in fall at water tower

     
  Nov Nov 26 - Township to host Natural Gas Seminar
     
  Oct Oct 4 - Fire damages mobile home
     
  Sept Sept 4 - Montgomery Count Health Department to Conduct Mosquito Spraying in Township
     
  Aug

Aug 29 - Arrest in stabbing incident

Aug 13 - Charges filed in Valley Forge Crossing fire

Aug 13 - Fire damages Sky Drive home

     
  July July 9 - 4th Annual "On Your Marc" benefit run
     
  June

June 8 - Suspect in three bank robberies arrested; second suspect sought

June 7 - Bank robbery in Audubon shopping center; suspect sought

June 4 - St. Gabriel's Hall disturbance

     
  May

May 15 - Bank robbery suspect sought

May 11 - Spill of liquid from truck forces road closure.

May 10 - Work to bring public water to western portion of Township to get underway.

     
  Mar

Mar. 15 - Township Announces Hiring of Manager

Mar. 9 - Arrest made in Walgreen's Robbery

Mar. 7 - Almac announces addition of commercial packaging faciilty in Park Pointe at Lower Providence

     
  Feb

Feb. 23 - Citizen Participation Meetings for Montgomery County Annual Action Plan, HUD-sponsored federal programs, will be held in March

Feb. 17 - Search for missing person

Feb. 6 - Fatal motor vehicle accident

     
  Jan

Jan. 18 - Walgreen's Armed Robbery and follow-up

Jan. 10 - Fire destroys Windsor Drive home.

Jan. 5 - Township earns communications awards

   
  2011 Press Releases
  Dec Dec. 1 - Caring and Sharing Food Drive, Angel Tree
     
  Oct

Oct. 25 - Township effort brings jobs to Park Pointe at Lower Providence

Oct. 24 - Reilly Foam moves national headquarters to Township

Oct. 6 - Metropolitan Veterinary Associates recognized for 25 years in Lower Providence

     
  July July 28 - Health Department announces possible measles exposure
     
  June June 21 - Plans underway for 3rd annual "On Your Marc" benefit run
     
  May May 12 - Lower Providence Township partners with Methacton School District for emergency response drill.
     
  April April 22 - Township's largest employer, PJM Interconnection, announces long-term lease
     
  March March 28 - 24th annual cycling race
     
  Feb

Feb 10 - Fire heavily damages a house in the Eagleville section of the Township.

Feb. 1 - Citizen Participation Meetings for Montgomery County 2010 Annual Action Plan, HUD-sponsored federal programs, are scheduled.

     
  Jan

Jan 20 - Township earns two first place communication awards in statewide competition

Jan 14 - Investigation of ATM scam leads to multiple arrests

Jan 5 - Winter 2011 Newsletter and Parks and Recreation Program Brochure

   
  2010 Press Releases
  Dec Dec 10 - Family credits fire prevention education
  Nov Nov 4 - Improvements to Township park earn Green Futures Award
  Oct Oct 18 - Residents urged to complete Township survey
  Sept

Sept 20 - Heavy rain forecast prompts reminder about food safety during floods, power outages

Sept 19 - Searchers locate missing elderly resident

Sept 17 - Update on search for missing resident

Sept 17 - Search underway for missing Township man.

Sept 15 - Portion of Ridge Pike closed after motor vehicle accident shears utility pole

Sept 10 - Fall 2010 Newsletter and Fall 2010 Parks and Recreation Program Brochure

Sept 2 - Revitalization Committee hosts panel discussions

Sept 1 - September is National Preparedness Month

  July

July 29 - Audubon Water Company issues modified conservation measures.

July 16 - River Road, between Towship Line Road and Collegeville Road, will be closed Monday, July 19 through Wednesday, July 21, between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. for pipe replacement.

July 9 - Sewer Authority to conduct sanitary sewer smoke testing.

July 8 - Burning ban declared

July 8 - Audubon Water Company issues mandatory water conservation notice.

  June Taxpayers invited to take advantage of IRS open house.
  April

April 27 - Valley Forge Corporate Center Ready to Rebound

Township Annual Report - 2009

  Feb

Feb 25- Citizen Participation Meetings for Montgomery County 2010 Annual Action Plan, HUD-sponsored federal programs, will be held in March.

Feb 25 - Snow Emergency Declared

Feb 12 - Public comment period ends for proposed rulemaking for Outdoor Wood-Fired Boilers.

Click here for details on the proposed rulemaking.

Feb 10 - The Snow Emergency is extended to Friday, Feb. 12 at noon and the Township Office is closed on Thursday, Feb. 11.

Feb 9 - Snow Emergency Declared

Feb 5 - Snow Emergency Declared

  Jan Jan 4 - Township Earns Statewide Communication Award
   
  2009 Press Releases
     
  Nov

Nov 10 - Home Invasion Robbery Suspects Arrested

Nov 10 - Home Invasion Robbery

  Sept

Sept 23 - Police warn residents of telephone scam

Sept 1 - Montgomery County Health Department announces potassium iodide distribution for residents living within a 10-mile radius of the Limerick Nuclear Generating Station.

  Aug Aug 13 - Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested in Nevada
  July

July 31 - Search for Suspect Continues, Photo

July 29 - Suspect in Assault Identified

July 28 - Suspect Sought in Sexual Assault

July 2 - American Revolution Center announces move to Philadelphia

  May

May 6 - Free Firearm Safety Kits with gun lock, available at Police Department

May 5 - Township hosts PennDOT training for road crews

May 1 - Buildling Safety Week

  April April 2 - Township Annual Report - 2008
  Feb Feb 24 - Open House/Public Meeting for the Arcola Road Bridge Replacement Project
 

 

Feb 18 - Citizen Participation Meetings for Montgomery County 2009 Annual Action Plan, HUD-sponsored federal programs, will be held in March.
   
  2008 Press Releases
  Dec

Dec 16 - Winter 2009 Township Newsletter

Dec 16 - Winter 2009 Parks & Recreation Newsletter

     
  Nov

Nov 7 - Lower Providence Township received a 2008 Community Greening Award from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.

Nov 12 - Audubon Inn and CVS Pharmacy received a 2008 Land Development Award from the Montgomery County Planning Commission.

     
  Oct

Oct 3 - Results of the Township's Citizen Survey presented to the Board of Supervisors:

Survey Questionnaire, Final Report, and Survey Summary

     
  Sep

Sep 5 - Fall 2008 Township Newsletter

Sep 5 - Fall 2008 Parks & Recreation Newsletter

     
  Aug Aug 26 - The Department of Environmental Protection has posted a report from air monitoring in the Collegeville area conducted in May 2008. The full report is available at DEP's Collegeville Area Air Sampling webpage.
     
  July July 14 - Crews respond to report of fumes
     
  June June 27 - Township Receives Montgomery County Intermediate Unit Award for Support of Children with Disabilities
     
  April April 2 - Funding Available to Cleanup Leaking Underground Heating Oil Tanks
     
  March

Mar 26 - Spring 2008 Township Newsletter

Mar 26 - Spring 2008 Parks & Recreation Newsletter

Mar 21 - Township Annual Report - 2007      

Mar 10 - Lower Providence Twp. is featured in the latest edition of "Americans in Motion," a newsletter published by the Greater Valley Forge Transportation Management Association.

Mar 5 - DEP to hold public meeting March 26 on TCE emission reduction efforts in Collegeville area

     
  Feb Feb. 11 - Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission Survey
  Jan Jan 9 - Emergency Notification System Announcement
     
  2007 Press Releases
  Dec Dec. 20 - Winter 2008 Township Newsletter
     
  Sep

Sep 25 - Fall Festival Press Release.

Sep 24 - Settlement for Audubon Water Company's rate increase request.

Sep 6 - Board of Supervisors meeting of September 6 Community Access Cable Channel rebroadcast schedule for September 2007 .  The Living History Overlay District Ordinance was adopted.  View the text of the ordinance.

Sep 1 - Fall 2007 Township Newsletter

Sep 1 - Fall 2007 Parks and Recreation Newsletter

     
  Aug

Aug 29 - DEP has fined Audubon Water Company for a November 2006 incident, citing failure to report elevated levels of copper in the drinking water.

Aug 28 - The Montgomery County Health Department and the Montgomery County Department of Public Safety will co-sponsor a free Children's Safety and Prevention Fair on Saturday, Oct. 13.

Aug 2 - The American Revolution Center has provided a fact sheet based on residents' questions and comments.

     
  July

July 19 - American Revolution Center representatives presented details for the American Revolution Center Museum proposed on 78 acres in Lower Providence Township.  Download and view the informational handout and the full color photo handout presented at the Board of Supervisors meeting on July 19, 2007.   Download individual photo handout pages below:

Page 1, Page 2, Page 3, Page 4, Page 5, Page 6

Page 7, Page 8, Page 9, Page 10, Page 11.

     
  June June 29 - Summer 2007 Township Newsletter
     
  May

May 11 - Residents and business owners are invited to provide input on the Master Redevelopment Plan being prepared for the Valley Forge Corporate Center at a public meeting to be held Monday, May 21, 2007 at 7 p.m.

May 3- The Board of Supervisors issued proclamations commemorating Building Safety Week, Arson Awareness Week, and Police Week.

     
  April

Apr 11 - Spring 2007 Township Newsletter

Apr 11 - Spring-Summer Parks and Recreation Newsletter

Apr 3 - Stone Arch Bridge Preservation, Residents and organizations are encouraged to view the Stone Arch Bridge Management Draft Plan and express support of these important pieces of history by April 15.

     
  March

Mar 30 - Township Annual Report - 2006

Mar 21 - Mill Grove, Lower Providence Township Host 3rd Annual Juried Art Show

Mar 20 - Stormwater: Detecting Illicit Discharge

Mar 8 - Patrician Society thanks Lower Providence residents for winter clothing donations

Mar 3 – Board Supports American Revolution Center

Mar 1 – New Site for American Revolution Center

     
  February

Feb 28Communication Awards

Feb 26 Open Space Acquisition

     
  2006 Press Releases
  December

Dec 21 - Police Department Earns State Accreditation

Dec 11 - Winter 2007 Township Newsletter

Dec 11 - Winter 2007 Parks and Recreation Brochure

     
  November

Nov 15 - Public Water Advisory for Audubon WaterFor the latest information on the Department of Environmental Protection's investigation into the incident, go to the PA DEP Web Information.

Nov 2 - Supervisors voice support for Velodrome.  Press release announcement

Nov 2 - Fall 2006 Newsletter Count-The-Leaves Contest Winner

     
  September

Sep 1 - Fall 2006 Township Newsletter

Sep 1 - Fall 2006 Parks and Recreation Newsletter

     
  August Aug 17 3:30 pm - Buckwalter Rd Press Release
Aug 17 1:30 pm - Buckwalter Rd Press Release
Aug 17 9:30 am - Buckwalter Rd Press Release
Aug 16 - Buckwalter Rd Press Release
Aug 3 - Ordinance 553 enacted. EMS tax exemption for persons under the age of 18.
     
  July Jul 2 - Lower Providence Emergency Planning & Preparedness mold awareness and cleanup information
Jul 2 - After the Flood - American Red Cross informational brochure on what to do after a flood
     
  June Jun 30 - Summer 2006 Township Newsletter
Jun 30 - Emergency Preparedness Guide
     
  April Apr 6 - Rabid Raccoon tested positive for rabies.
     
  March Mar 31 - 2006 Spring Township Newsletter
Mar 31 - Spring/Summer 2006 Park and Recreations Program Brochure

Mar 22 - Lower Providence Township Pandemic Influenza Planning Press Release
Pandemic Influenza Information Links
US DOH Pandemic Flu Information
PA DOH Pandemic Preparedness Information
CDC Avian Influenza Information
Emergency Preparedness Guide Links
PA Emergency Preparedness Guide
FEMA In-depth Guide to Citizens Preparedness

Mar 15 - 2005 Lower Providence Annual Report
Mar 3 - Senior Expo/Prescription Drug Workshop Press Release
     
  February Feb 14 - New Tax Collector Contact and Tax Office Information

     
  January Jan 18 - Lower Providence Township Audubon Inn Information
Jan 16 - Audubon Inn Press Release
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  2005 Press Releases
  December Dec 9 - December 2005 Township Newsletter
     
  October Oct 1 - Gulf Coast Resident Thank You Message to Township Residents
Oct 6 - Louisiana Sheriffs' Association Letter to the Police Department
     
  September Sep 1 - Township Launches Operation Good Neighbor
Sep 13 - Operation Good Neighbor delivers donated supplies to four local communities in Mississippi
     
  August Aug 18 - Lower Providence Bicentennial Recipe Contest Winners
Aug 19 - Fall 2005 Park and Recreation Program Brochure
Aug 19 - September 2005 Township Newsletter
     
  July Jul 1 - July 2005 Township Newsletter
     
  May May 2 - Grange Avenue Bridge Replacement Project
May 9 - Audubon Inn, General Washington Country Club, and preserving open space
     
  March Mar 28 - March 2005 Township Newsletter
   

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