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Upper Moreland Township

Upper Moreland Township
117 Park Avenue
Willow Grove, PA19090-3215

Phone: (215) 659-3100
Email: Township Receptionist

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Travel Restrictions Scheduled on Edge Hill Road for Tree Removal
Posted: 8/18/2017 4:17 PM

Travel Restrictions Scheduled on Edge Hill Road for Tree Removal Daytime travel restrictions are scheduled next week on Edge Hill Road for tree removal operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The work is...

PA Turnpike to Restrict Route 611 for Maintenance
Posted: 8/17/2017 9:50 AM

PA Turnpike to Restrict Route 611 (Easton Road) for Maintenance King of Prussia, PA – The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is planning to restrict Easton Road in Upper Moreland Township on Wednesday, August 23rd for line...

Old York Road Garden Club Event - September 14, 2017
Posted: 8/15/2017 9:32 AM

Old York Road Garden Club's program on September 14th at 12:30 pm will be hosted by Jenny Rose Carey, Director Meadowbrook Farm. She will show how gardens and writers have influenced the way she now...

Adult Mosquito Spraying in Selected Areas - August 16, 2017
Posted: 8/11/2017 3:02 PM

2017 American Red Cross Blood Drive
Posted: 8/8/2017 2:49 PM

Commit to give blood this summer. Give hope and strength to people in need. Trauma victims, cancer patients and those depending on routine blood transfusions need your help this summer. Can we count on your...

PA Turnpike Construction Projects to Begin August 21, 2017
Posted: 8/4/2017 8:08 AM

PECO Investing in Tree Trimming to Keep the Lights On
Posted: 8/3/2017 2:01 PM

Route 63 Nighttime Lane Closure Starting August 7, 2017
Posted: 8/2/2017 1:35 PM

DRAFT Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) & Pollutant Reduction Plan (PRP)
Posted: 7/28/2017 2:00 PM

August 21st Committee Meetings - Cancelled
Posted: 7/25/2017 2:28 PM

The Committee Meetings, that include the Finance & Administrative Committee, Parks & Recreation Committee and the Public Health & Safety Committee, scheduled for August 21, 2017 has been cancelled. The next scheduled meeting of these Committees...

AQUA To Replace Existing Water Main....Please See Below
Posted: 7/19/2017 3:16 PM

Ticks and Lyme Disease Information....Please see below
Posted: 7/10/2017 2:30 PM

PennDOT Bridge Project on Welsh Road (Rt. 63) to begin 7/6/17 - Please see below for more information
Posted: 6/30/2017 2:51 PM

PennDOT to Conduct Traffic Counts - See below for more information
Posted: 6/28/2017 10:35 AM

PennDOT’s Bureau of Planning and Research will be conducting traffic counts from July 2017 through November 2017, on the following five (5) Township streets: Division Avenue (Greyhorse Rd. – Limestone Ln.) Dallas Road (Terrace Rd...

Boileau Farmhouse Windows Restoration Project
Posted: 5/23/2017 9:37 AM

This summer the Friends of Boileau will be embarking on a window restoration project at the Farmhouse. We will be restoring six first-floor windows that include the shutters, the double-hung and single-hung sash windows located...

2017 Second Alarmers Rescue Squad Fundraising Campaign
Posted: 4/28/2017 11:17 AM

Montgomery County Health Department - Rabies Clinic Dates
Posted: 4/18/2017 12:17 PM

Natural Health Educator To Help Upper Moreland Residents “Spring Into Health” at UMFPL
Posted: 3/30/2017 9:32 AM

On April 11 at 7:00 PM, local natural health & essential oils educator Megan Koppel will present “Spring Into Natural Health with Essential Oils” at the Upper Moreland Free Public Library. With blooming spring flowers...

Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School - Update
Posted: 2/28/2017 1:07 PM

Queen of Angels School, located at 401 N Easton Road, Willow Grove, PA, provides children with a quality Catholic education that includes all the regular subjects enhanced with art, computer, gym, library, music, and Spanish...

SEPTA Announces Expansion of Horsham Breeze Service
Posted: 2/17/2017 10:00 AM

On February 27, 2017, SEPTA's Expansion of Horsham Breeze Service will go into effect. For more information, please see details on changes to HORSHAM BREEZE service routes at http://www.septa.org/media/releases/2017/02-13-17.html

Mammography Screenings - Friday, April 21, 2017
Posted: 2/10/2017 1:30 PM

Aqua Pennsylvania, Inc. - Improvements beginning week of February 20th
Posted: 2/10/2017 12:57 PM

February 10, 2017 As part of our continuing infrastructure improvement program, Aqua Pennsylvania, Inc. (Aqua) will replace the existing water main on the following streets in Upper Moreland Township, Montgomery County. Woodcrest Road between Edge...

Upper Moreland Little League - Registration Dates & Times
Posted: 1/23/2017 2:42 PM

Registration for the Upper Moreland Little League will be held at the Upper Moreland Little League Complex on the following dates and times: Saturday, January 28, 2017, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 1,...

Document Shredding Events - 2017
Posted: 1/9/2017 9:09 AM

Household Hazardous Waste - 2017 Residential Events
Posted: 1/9/2017 8:58 AM

Historical Commission - Member Vacancies
Posted: 1/6/2017 4:00 PM

The Board of Commissioners welcomes resumes and letters of interest from residents who wish to serve as a volunteer on the Upper Moreland Historical Commission. The Historical Commission is charged with the responsibility to promote,...

TOPS - Take Off Pounds Sensibly!
Posted: 12/28/2016 2:25 PM

Take Off Pounds Sensibly! Fridays from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room in the Upper Moreland Township Library, come for support, come for help, come for knowledge this great group can impart....

Register and Pay for recreation programs from home
Posted: 1/26/2016 8:25 AM

The Parks and Recreation Department now accepts remote registration for all our programs. Please visit uppermorelandrec.com to set up your account (if you do not already have one), select a class, and pay for it...

ONLINE REGISTRATION for Parks and Recreation Programs
Posted: 1/19/2016 4:50 PM

ONLINE REGISTRATION is now open for all Parks and Recreation programs. LOOK at what we have to offer at www.uppermorelandrec.com .

Storm Water Management
Posted: 5/15/2013 9:07 AM

REDUCE YOUR WASTELINE Put household hazardous waste where it belongs Antifreeze, household cleaners, gasoline, pesticides, oil paints, solvents, used motor oil: improper disposal allows these items to seep into our rivers and groundwater. So the...

Please call 911 for all communication with Upper Moreland Police.
Posted: 9/25/2012 12:10 PM

Don’t ever hesitate to call 911 – regardless of the nature of the call. 911 Calls Are Not Just For Emergencies . 911 calls are for all police responses. 911 calls are also to just...

Changes to Acceptable Plastic Recycling
Posted: 4/25/2011 9:39 AM

Upper Moreland Township is now accepting plastics numbered 1 thru 7 for recycling. These include: # 1 Plastic Containers - PETE Examples :Soda and water bottles, medicine containers, food trays that go into the oven...

Receive Public Safety Alerts from the Upper Moreland Police Department.
Posted: 5/18/2010 9:18 AM

The Upper Moreland Township Police Department will begin utilizing a service that will enable residents to access important public safety information via text, email or through the web. Citizens can choose to be notified about...

view the locations of criminal offenses and read basic information related to the incident.
Posted: 5/13/2010 5:55 AM

The Upper Moreland Township Police Department is experimenting with the mapping of reported crime. Citizens can view the locations of criminal offenses and read basic information related to the incident. By providing access to this...

Upper Moreland Township Launches Local Local Government Channels

Upper Moreland Television, UMTV, began broadcasting on Monday, December 10, 2007. This new government information channel is dedicated to providing news and information related to Upper Moreland Township government services and events to residents. It will also be used to publicize community events and to provide public service and emergency announcements. In January 2008, UMTV began broadcasting all meetings of the Board of Commissioners on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:00 AM and 7:30 PM. All Board of Commissioners meetings including Regular Meetings and Committee Meetings are available on UMTV to subscribers of Comcast Cable on channel 965 and subscribers of Verizon FIOS on channel 41. These channels are available through digital cable. Commissioners meetings are also posted on the Township website, www.uppermoreland.org, for viewing.

Stormwater Management

Department of Environment Protection (DEP) Stormwater Management program. In September 2002 the DEP finalized a comprehensive stormwater management policy to improve water quality and quantity through the use of Best Management Practices... More

Updated Paper Recycling Regulations
Public Works

Upper Moreland Starts Plastic Bottle Recycling!
How to recycle plastics... Its easy!

  • Glass, cans, and plastics (#’s 1-7) are picked up on trash day. Acceptable plastic may be mixed with unbroken glass bottles and clean aluminum and tin cans for recycling. The maximum total weight of the recycling container must not exceed 20 pounds per container

About Our Township
Township Information

Upper Moreland Township occupies an area of 7.5 square miles in the northeastern corner of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The 2010 census reported a total population of 24,015. Upper Moreland is part of the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area and is approximately 15 miles north of downtown Philadelphia. The Township is bordered by the Montgomery County communities of Hatboro, Upper Dublin, Abington, Bryn Athyn, and Lower Moreland while Bucks County lies to the north.

General Information and Guidelines
Code Enforcement

If you are planning any kind of home remodeling project, or thinking of retaining a contractor to do work for you, please keep the following regulations in mind. The Township's guidelines are based on national standards to help ensure that repairs, additions, and alterations are done safely, whether by homeowners or contractors. If you are unsure if a permit is required, please take the time to call the Code Enforcement Department, at (215) 659-3100, for assistance before beginning work. Fines can be issued for any work begun prior to the issuance of the permits required.

Police Benevolent Association
Police Department

The Upper Moreland Township Police Benevolent Association (UMTPBA) is a non-profit organization which was formed in late 1997 by the sworn officers of Upper Moreland Police.

Treasurer's Report

This monthly Treasurer's Report is a summary of receipts and expenditures only. A complete Financial Statement is prepared and available for public review in the Township's Finance Office.

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