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Cheltenham gets signs that recognize the community as an Audubon Bird Town.
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07/29/2016
The Cheltenham Police Department earns a Certificate of Reaccreditation.
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07/29/2016
PECO contractor Kehoe Construction will perform trench restoration paving on Waverly Rd (between Paxson Ave & Glenside Ave) and on Hewett Rd (Between Paxson Ave & Glenside Ave)on July 29 from 8AM - 4PM. Roads will remain open during the work and flaggers will be on site to help residents access their properties. INFO: 610-279-0126.
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07/28/2016
Two topics related to the sanitary sewer system are slated for the Public Works Committee meeting on Wednesday, August 3, 2016.
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07/28/2016
The Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners has scheduled three more workshops to review public comments about the draft zoning ordinance on Thursdays, August 11, 18 and 25 from 6-9PM.
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07/22/2016
In response to requests from the "Police and Community Together (PACT)" meeting on July 21, the Police Department has posted "Directive 70: Prohibition of Bias Based Policing."
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07/22/2016
Cheltenham Township will close Tookany Creek Parkway to motor vehicles on five afternoons in August through October for Sundays in the Park.
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07/22/2016
Aqua PA is conducting a Fire Hydrant Flushing and Maintenance Program.
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07/15/2016
Cheltenham Township residents can help shape our community by volunteering their talents, interests and expertise as members of various township citizen boards, commissions and committees.
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07/15/2016
Updated SEPTA Regional Rail schedules are now posted online for service beginning Monday, July 11, 2016.
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07/11/2016
Due to recent concerns raised over PFOA and PFOS in the Horsham area of Eastern Montgomery County, Aqua is posting recent results of PFOA and PFOS testing in its service area.
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07/08/2016
SEPTA updates on Regional Rail service.
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07/06/2016
ILLICIT DISCHARGE INTO MILL RUN TRIBUTARY CONTAINED – JULY 1
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07/01/2016
The Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners presents an official resolution to Frederick A. Benincasa (third from left) in honor of his retirement from the Police Department after more than 28 years of dedicated service with the township.
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06/25/2016
Buy new or sell old treasures at the Cheltenham Flea Market on Saturday, August 6.
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06/24/2016
The Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners presents an official resolution to John J. Norris (third from left) in honor of his retirement from the Police Department after more than 12 years of dedicated service with the township.
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06/18/2016
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will NOT present a final plan regarding the Tookany Creek Flood Reduction Feasibility Study at the Public Works Committee meeting on Wednesday, July 6, 2016.
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06/17/2016
Winners of the 59th Annual Fishing Derby at Kleinheinz Pond in Cheltenham proudly display their prizes
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06/10/2016
The Cheltenham Township Administration Building will be closed on Tuesday, June 14 for Flag Day.
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06/10/2016
Cheltenham Township officials announce changes in the meeting schedules of several Township committees and boards beginning in July 2016.
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06/10/2016
Cheltenham Township is seeking candidates to fill vacant positions on the Township’s Planning Commission.
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06/03/2016
Welcome three new police officers to the community.
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06/03/2016
Cheltenham Township will once again offer five free concerts this summer
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05/31/2016
Eagle Scout Philip Washington, Jr., receives a community service award.
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05/30/2016
Heading to an amusement park this summer? Save money and avoid long lines by purchasing discounted park tickets at the Cheltenham Township
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05/27/2016
Three Commissioners helped welcome The Fresh Grocer of Wyncote at its grand opening on May 20.
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05/26/2016
Cheltenham Township has been notified of two illicit discharges into the Tookany Creek today, both originated from commercial businesses.
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05/25/2016
As you may have noticed, daily Township E-Notifications are now delivered around 5:30PM, instead of 4:30PM. The extra hour allows Township Staff a bit more time to finalize material, while still distributing it in a timely fashion.
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05/25/2016
The latest version of the proposed Ordinance regarding the private sewer lateral inspection is posted online.
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05/21/2016
Beginning this September, the Township plans to begin an 8-year project to inspect all of the Township’s sanitary sewer mains and the lateral lines that connect each property to the main sewer.
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05/19/2016
Enjoy two outdoor movies for the whole family at the Woodland Campus of Cheltenham Little League this summer.
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05/14/2016
Lewis Environmental declared Tookany Creek and its streambank cleared of contamination as of 5PM on Tuesday, May 10.
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05/13/2016
The Cheltenham Township Shade Tree Advisory Commission comments on concerns about rampant caterpillars in areas of the Township.
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05/13/2016
Academy Award-nominated actor and clean-water advocate Mark Ruffalo donned waders for a first hand check of the water quality in the Tookany Creek on Monday, May 9.
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05/13/2016
Get a sneak peak of tonight's (May 12) free lecture on “John Wanamaker and Family: Gilded Age Residents” at 7:30 p.m. at Curtis Hall.
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05/12/2016
As of 5PM today, Tuesday, May 10, Lewis Environmental will officially determine that the streambank and creek have been cleared of contamination.
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05/10/2016
An illicit discharge into the Tookany Creek near Renninger Park in Glenside occurred at approximately 5:30 p.m. on Monday, May 9.
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05/10/2016
Drop off unwanted medications at the Cheltenham Police Station, open from 8AM-10PM, seven days a week.
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05/08/2016
Stay cool this summer with memberships to Cheltenham Township’s two municipal pools, Conklin and Glenside. Only Cheltenham Township residents are eligible.
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05/02/2016
Event canceled due to severe weather forecasts on both May 21 and June 11.
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04/22/2016
Hot off the presses! The Summer Program Guide is now available! Summer Camps, Pool Memberships, Drive-in Movie, Outdoor Movies, and much more!
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03/31/2016
To help residents their flowerbeds and gardens, Cheltenham Township invites them to pick up free leaf mulch available at three locations throughout the spring and summer.
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03/18/2016
Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard by becoming a PHS Tree Tender.
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02/29/2016
To assist residents with their yard work, Cheltenham Township will collect leaves, garden debris, twigs and grass in biodegradable paper bags at the curb on most Fridays throughout the spring and summer.
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02/26/2016
Montgomery County has announced three dates for paper shredding and six dates for household hazardous waste collections in 2016.
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02/24/2016
Cheltenham's own Elkins Park neighborhood is featured in a great little video from Classic Towns of Greater Philadelphia.
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01/11/2016
Cheltenham Township youngsters are invited to see an up close look at local government operations during the annual Government Day on Friday, Feb 12.
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01/11/2016
The Board of Commissioners recently honored three retiring members of the Cheltenham Township Police Department whose combined service totals over 90 years.
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12/04/2015
Cheltenham Township and state officials recently welcomed new businesses Roberts Block and Wyncote Commons, two attractively redeveloped commercial properties courtesy of Midgard Properties, LP.
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05/08/2015
Arcadia University Master of Public Health students post an online survey about clean water topics for Cheltenham Township.
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04/15/2015
Buy rain barrels for $65 each via the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford (TTF) Watershed Partnership.
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03/10/2015
The company that receives the Township’s recycling material reports an increase in unacceptable items at nearly all of its facilities. Mixing unacceptable material with recyclables jeopardizes the usability of the recycled supply chain.
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12/16/2014
Community Connections provides a one-stop center to assist any Montgomery County resident find needed human servies. The assistance is free of charge.
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10/29/2014
The Montgomery County Health Dept. reports a raccoon tested positive for rabies on the 8000 block of Cedar Road in Elkins Park on October 29, 2014.
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10/29/2014
A contractor will be working on the sanitary sewer line located behind the Wyncote Post Office to the Washington Lane overpass on Monday, Sept. 9 through mid day on Tuesday, Sept. 10, including overnight hours.
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09/09/2013
Cheltenham Township’s Economic Development Task Force and the Downtown Glenside Community Partnership are raising funds to purchase holiday decorations for the Glenside Commercial District.
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08/28/2013
The Cheltenham Township Parks and Recreation Committee will review final design concepts for the Rock Creek Park Greenway on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at 7:30PM at Curtis Hall.
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01/18/2013
Enjoy over 365 chances to win payouts from $25 to $100 in the 2013 Cheltenham Township Twinning Lottery, which supports friendship ties between Cheltenham, USA, and Cheltenham, UK.
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12/14/2012
The public can now access a free, local crime map that can be customized by the type of incident, timeframe and geography down to the block.
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05/01/2011
Critical moments wasted while police, fire or ambulance personnel search for unmarked properties could make the difference between life and death.
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02/01/2011


 
 
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