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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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Posted: 10/12/2015 3:02 PM

UMEF COLOR ME 'SMART' RUN/WALK The Upper Moreland Education Foundation will be holding a Color Me 'SMART' Run/Walk on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at the UM Elementary Center. Registration begins at 8AM. The deadline for...

Posted: 10/9/2015 9:26 AM

Becker Insurance, 419 Davisville Road, Willow Grove, PA 19090 Paper Shredding Event, Saturday, October 24, 2015 9am - 12pm Door Prizes and Refreshments! Come out and get rid of your old documents safely!

Pitcairn Aviation to Willow Grove Naval Air Station
Posted: 10/8/2015 3:23 PM

Pitcairn Aviation to Willow Grove Naval Air Station Stephen Heck will show the start of aviation in the Willow Grove area, especially the development of the autogiro, then trace the history of the development and...

Integrated Health & Wellness Fair!
Posted: 10/8/2015 11:20 AM

Integrated Health & Wellness Fair! Open to Montgomery County residents of all ages Saturday, November 14, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Montgomery County Intermediate Unit 2 West Lafayette Street, Norristown Located next to Norristown Transportation...

Posted: 10/5/2015 2:08 PM

SAVE THE DATE Saturday, November 7th, 2015 6:30pm to 11:00pm @ North Penn VFW, 2519 Jenkintown Road, Glenside Donation: $25.00 per person For EVERY 5 tickets that you sell – you get 1 FREE TICKET...

Posted: 10/5/2015 1:16 PM

Willow Grove Rotary Club’s Casino Night November 7, 2015 North Penn VFW, 2519 Jenkintown Rd. Glenside, PA 6:30 to 11PM Donation - $25 per person and includes: Beef & Beer buffet Beer, Wine and Soda...

Posted: 10/5/2015 9:31 AM

The YMCA 10th Anniversary Celebration! SKELETON SKURRY 5K HATBORO AREA YMCA Saturday, October 31, 2015 Pennypack Elementary School - 9:30 AM Spring And Chester Avenues Hatboro, PA 19040 Registration Now Open! Visit philaymca.org/run or the...

Abandon Scripts! Drug Take Back Initiative
Posted: 9/21/2015 12:30 PM

The Montgomery County District Attorney and Police Chiefs are sponsoring ABANDON SCRIPTS! Turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 10 AM to 2 PM. Collection Site: Upper...

Posted: 9/21/2015 10:56 AM

WAR STORIES SPEAKER SERIES Tony Zanzinger, World War II, 101st Airborne Division, 501st Parachute infantry Regiment, Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 7pm. Lehman Methodist Church, 300 S. York Road, Hatboro, 215-672-1420

Posted: 9/18/2015 5:48 PM

The Board of Commissioners, Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf and Representative Thomas P. Murt honored the Upper Moreland Little League Senior Boys for winning the 2015 Pennsylvania State Senior League Championship.”

Posted: 9/18/2015 10:48 AM

UPPER MORELAND WRESTLING CLUB Registration for 2015-16 Season is Open For Boys and Girls Grade K through 8 th Grade Register at www.umwrestlingclub.com Never Wrestled? Try it for 1 week for free! If you don’t...

Posted: 9/18/2015 8:50 AM

Upper Moreland Hoops Basketball Registration Information 2015-16 For Boys and Girls Grades 1st-12th Online Registration at www.umhoops.net Travel Tryouts (4th-8th grades boys & girls) begin October 1st Boys In-house evaluations begin November 1st Co-Ed (1st/2nd...

QUEEN OF ANGELS 5k Run - Sunday, October 18
Posted: 9/9/2015 3:49 PM

ANGELS ON THE RUN 5k Run/Walk and Family Fun Sunday, October 18, 2015 Join us for Mass, the run/walk and an afternoon of food, fun and friends. Click here for details: http://www.qoaschool.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/57/2013/02/Angels_on_Run_Reg_Form_2015.pdf

AQUA Water Main Replacement to Begin August 31st
Posted: 8/27/2015 8:43 AM

MESSAGE FROM AQUA, PA Dear Customer, 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. Maryland Road...

Posted: 7/22/2015 9:20 AM

Tryouts will be held at Mason's Mill Park on the following dates: 10U - Sunday, 7/26 at 9:00 - 11:00am; Saturday, 8/15 at 10:30am - 12:00 12U - Saturday, 8/8 at 9:00 - 11:00am; Sunday, 8/9...

Posted: 2/12/2015 10:11 AM

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE EVENTS DATES/LOCATIONS: Saturday, April 18 Indian Valley Middle School 130 Maple Avenue Harleysville, PA 19438 Saturday, May 30 Montgomery County Community College 340 DeKalb Pike (enter campus at 595 Cathcart Road) Blue...

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.

Recreation Leagues
Parks & Recreation

The Parks & Recreation Department offers a variety of leagues for adults age 18 and over. We accept team registrations, but will place individuals on availability listing should teams need players. Team fees are due in full prior to the seasons start. During the spring/summer season we provide Men's, Women's, and Co-ed Adult Softball Leagues. Games are played at various locations within the Township and on specific nights of the week. All games are officiated by quality Amateur Softball Officials.

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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