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Schuylkill Township
is located along the Schuylkill River
on the eastern border of Chester County
in southeastern Pennsylvania.

The township covers 9.44 square miles.
Population at the 2010 census was 8,516.

The Schuylkill River forms the township's
northern boundary, and Mount Misery
(also known as Valley Forge Mountain)
is the southern boundary. To the east is
Valley Forge National Historical Park.
The Borough of Phoenixville lies to the north
and west.


CONTACT INFORMATION
Municipal Building:
111 Valley Park Road 
Mail address:
111 Valley Park Road
Phoenixville, PA 19460-5766
Telephone: 610-933-5843 
Fax: 610-933-4428

Police:
Emergencies, dial 911
Non-emergency calls, 24 hours a day - 610-935-2440
Police administrative issues - 610-933-5820
The Police Department is open from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm, M-F

Township Office e-mail

Directions to Township Hall

Boards and Commissions
meeting schedule for 2015 (PDF)

Township Code

Township Directory (pdf)

Township Newsletter -- Fall 2014 (630 kb PDF)

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FINANCIAL INFORMATION
(Files are in PDF format and open in new windows)

Treasurer's Report January 2015

Bills paid list approved
by Board of Supervisors
February 2015

TOWNSHIP BUDGET

Summary of 2015 budget.
Budget as approved by the Board of Supervisors on December 3, 2014.
The full detailed budget is available for review at the Township office.

TOWNSHIP AUDIT

2013 Audit and Financial Report
Annual audit and report prepared by Township's independent auditors, as of December 31, 2013.

Auditor Findings Letter
Letter of March 5, 2013, with auditors findings.

TOWNSHIP NEWSLETTER
Fall 2006 Issue
File is approximately 1.8 mb
Requires free Adobe ® Acrobat ® Reader.™ Download reader here.

Changes in the Collection of Earned Income Taxes
Act 32 of 2008 amends the Local Tax Enabling Act to require the county-wide consolidated collection of earned income tax (EIT). See the attached notice for details.
The Chester Tax Collection Committee (CTCC) recently appointed Keystone Collections Group to serve as the Earned Income Tax (EIT) and Local Services Tax (LST) collector for school and municipal taxing authorities within Chester County. More information >>>

Please note that taxes being filed by residents or businesses with Keystone Collections should contain the correct Political Subdivision (PSD) codes. For reference, use this listing from the PA Department of Community & Economic Development of codes for every school district in Pennsylvania.

 

Information for Residents

Board of Supervisors

Township Administration

Building and Planning

Township Forms

Township Fee Schedule

Local Information and History

Maps and Regional Planning

Recycling Information

Stormwater Management

Government Links

Link to the BOS meeting videos

[Special Notice heading]

2015 Schedule of Township Meetings and Events (PDF)


Planning Commission Meeting Canceled
The February 18 meeting of the Planning Commission is canceled. The next meeting is scheduled for March 26.

Aqua Pennsylvania to Close Route 23 (Valley Forge Road) Weekdays in Schuylkill Township for Water Main Installation
Aqua Pennsylvania will close Route 23 (Valley Forge Road) between Whitehorse Road and Kleyona Avenue starting Wednesday, Feb. 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for water main replacement. The weekday closure will be in effect through Wednesday, Feb. 25. More information is available at this notice page.

Thousand Cankers Disease Update
Thousand Cankers Disease Detected in Lancaster County Trees; Agriculture Department Enacts Additional Quarantine


Volunteer Opportunities
To volunteer for a position in the Township, please use the Volunteer Application form.

 

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Last Update: February 14, 2015
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Emergency Preparedness

ReadyPA: PA website with disaster preparedness & emergency preparedness tips

ReadyAmerica: Printable plan for emergency preparedness

PEMA/FEMA: Flood preparation information

Chester County: Department of Emergency Services letter outlining resources.

FEMA: Online study programs, including courses on preparedness.

Red Cross: "Get Prepared" website.

Limerick Emergency Information: Download brochure from the Exelon Nuclear site.


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