2015 Schedule of Township Meetings and Events (PDF)
PROPOSED 2016 BUDGET
The Schuylkill Township Board of Supervisors has prepared its budget for 2016. The budget is available for public inspection at the Township Hall, 111 Valley Park Rd, in said township during regular business hours, prevailing time, or at the links below. The Board proposes no tax increase for 2016. The Board will consider adoption of the 2016 budget at the December 2, 2015 Board of Supervisors meeting. The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.
Mary R. Bird, Township Manager
Summary - Budget
Summary - Revenue
Summary - Expenses
FALL CLEAN-UP DAYS
The township’s Compost Yard will be open on the following Saturdays for RESIDENTS to drop off their leaves.
8:00 AM – 12:00 NOON
Saturday November 7th, 14th and 21st, Saturday December 5th.
The township compost yard takes leaves only - no shrubs, branches or other yard waste will be accepted. Proof of residency may be required.
All the leaves dropped off at the recycling yard are composted. This valuable garden resource is free to residents; loading and transporting are the responsibility of residents.
Tax Collector News
Township Real Estate Taxes are due by December 31st.
A lien may be placed upon any property on which taxes are not paid by this date. If you have any questions regarding your tax bill, contact Mr. Kyle Shirkness at firstname.lastname@example.org or (215) 834-0700.
Tax Collector Holiday Hours:
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 – Veterans Day;
Thursday, November 26 & Friday, November 27 – Thanksgiving Holiday;
Thursday, December 24 – Christmas Eve (closing at noon);
Friday, December 25 – Christmas Day (closed all day).
Call for Volunteers
Medal of Honor Grove
Friends of the Medal of Honor Grove are seeking volunteers for a pilot program to help maintain the pads and monuments at the Medal of Honor Grove. Details are in this flyer from the Friends.
Township Freedom Trail Feasibility Study
A presentation was made to the Township on June 10 outlining the results of a study on a proposed Freedom Trail connecting the Greater Philadelphia area. The presentation materials with preliminary routing are available here in PDF format (8.3 mb).
Open Space Commission
The township’s Open Space Commission (“OSC”) is seeking a member. The OSC’s mission is to maintain and enhance the quality of life and character of the Township. Please see the notice page for more information.
To volunteer for a position in the Township, please use the Volunteer Application form.