Aston Township, Delaware County PA

July 2014 Aston Township Times

July Aston Township TimesIndependence Day Celebration; Traffic Calming; more Home Town Concerts return;  Fizz, Boom, Read at the Aston Library this summer; all in this month’s issue of the Aston Township Times. Download it now!

McKelvey Named “Chevalier” – French Legion of Honor


by Loretta Rodgers

Aston Commissioners Present Proclamation to Township Resident James L. McKelvey for Being Named Named “Chevalier” of the French Legion of Honor

James L. McKelvey with Dot McKelvey (L), 4th W. Comm. Jon Firlein (R)

James L. McKelvey with Spouse, Dot McKelvey (L), 4th Ward Commissioner, Jon Firlein (R)

Aston Commissioners presented a proclamation to township resident James McKelvey, who was named a “Chevalier” of the Legion of Honor; the highest distinction bestowed on U.S. soldiers who fought at Normandy, Provence/Southern France or Northern France. Read more

Aston Residents Pens Letter that Leads to Congressional Medal of Honor for Fellow Soldier

John "Mac" MacFarland

John “Mac” MacFarland

by Loretta Rodgers

Aston resident John “Mac” MacFarland fought back tears as President Barack Obama recently awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor to 24 U.S. soldiers who fought in World War II, the Korean and Vietnam Wars. Of the 24 individuals recognized with this country’s highest award for valor in action, only three are still living. And when one of the three, Sgt. Santiago Jesse Erevia, proudly accepted his medal, MacFarland was finally able to put his greatest demon to rest. Read more

June 18, 2014 Commissioner’s Meeting

commissioners2014Miss the live broadcast of the Aston Township Commissioners meeting on Aston TV? Unable to attend this month’s meeting?

No problem, you may view this and previous  BOC meetings online by visiting our video archive or Board of Commissioners page. This meeting will also rebroadcast on Aston TV (Comcast Channel 5, Verizon Cable 45) on Tuesday beginning at 4pm.

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Aston Township Vision Plan


Aston_Plan_iconAt the March 19, 2014 Aston Township Board of Commissioners Meeting, the Board voted in favor of of contracting Simone Collins, PC to develop a Vision Plan For Aston. Read more

Aston Township Community Day 2014

SAVE THE DATE

AT ASTON COMMUNITY CENTER

ASTON COMMUNITY DAY
SATURDAY OCTOBER 4, 2014 – 11:OO to 3:00

RAIN DATE – SUNDAY OCTOBER 5, 2014 – 1:00 to 6:00

PARADE LEAVES NEUMANN DRIVE @ 9:30AM

COMMUNITY DAY COORDINATOR:
MARYANN BULLEN
mimibull@comcast.net
610-494-2337

PARADE COORDINATOR:
NANCY BOWDEN
nbowden@comcast.net
610-494-5490

June 2014 Township Times

March Aston Township TimesAston honors James L. McKelvey who was recognized a Chevalier of the Legion of Honor, the highest honor bestowed on a U.S. soldier who fought in WWII in France; Home Town Concerts return;  Fizz, Boom, Read at the Aston Library this summer; all in this month’s issue of the Aston Township Times. Download it now!