Aston Township, Delaware County PA

Ask The Doctor – Wellness on Wheels

Dr. George Avetian -  Delaware County Senior Medical Advisor

Dr. George Avetian – Delaware County Senior Medical Advisor

Delaware County Council presents, “Ask The Doctor” with Delaware County Senior Medical Advisor, Dr. George Avetian.

Wellness On Wheels

Delaware County partners with Independence Blue Cross to present this fun, interactive and educational exhibit. Free screenings, educational materials and the latest information for prevention of heart attacks, strokes and diabetes.

 

 

September 30, 9 am to 1 pm
Delaware County Literacy Council
2217 Providence Road
Chester PA 19013

October 4, 9 am to 1 pm
St. Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Church
Fairview Road & Lukens Ave.
Woodlyn, PA 19087

October 17, 9 am – 1 pm
Schoolhouse Senior Center
600 Swarthmore Ave.
Folsom, PA 19033

A public health initiative presented by the Delaware County Council and Independence Blue Cross

 

Township Engineer Completes Preliminary Land Development Review

DCIU Expansion Update

DCIU Expansion Update

September 23, 2014 – Aston Township Joseph Viscuso, PE, PLS of Pennoni Associates, Inc. has completed the following preliminary land development review as prepared by G.D. Houtman & Son, Inc. in connection with the referenced Aston Technical School – Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) project at 100 Crozerville Road.

This matter will not be considered before the Township planning commission until the applicant responds to the township engineer’s review comments and those comments are reviewed by the township engineer. Due to the fact that there remains unresolved issues to be addressed by the applicant, the October New Construction Committee meeting has been cancelled.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors – Community Day

NHN will be accepting non-perishable donations on Community Day at our outside table. All donations help individuals right here in our community.

Neighbors helping neighbors at Aston community day

Vision Plan Update

View updated Vision Plan documents from the September 18 public meeting at the Aston Township Community Center

September 17, 2014 Commissioners 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.

Eric DeLellis Named 2014 Aston Township Citizen of the Year

2014 Citizen of the Year

Aston 5th Ward Commissioner Jim McGinn presented a proclamation to Eric DeLellis, Aston Township 2014 Citizen of the Year. Pictured with DeLellis is his wife Teri, and children, Bailey, Eric, Jr. and Madison.

By Loretta Rodgers

The Aston Board of Commissioners, during the September 17 meeting, named Eric DeLellis as the 2014 Aston Township Citizen of the Year.

DeLellis is a 1985 graduate of Sun Valley High School and and received a bachelors degree in environmental engineering in 1993 graduate from Lock Haven University.

A resident of the township since 2003, DeLellis currently serves as vice chairman of the township’s zoning hearing board,and is a member of the Veteran’s Memorial Garden committee.

DeLellis also volunteers his time as vice president of the Sun Valley High School Hockey Club.

A Captain in the Army Reserves, DeLellis was deployed to Iraq where he served from 2003-2004 in Baghdad. He was again deployed in 2009 as a major and served in Kuwait and Afghanistan.

In January of 2014 he was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel. Married to Teri, DeLellis is the father of three children: Eric, Jr., Bailey and Madison.

Members of the board of commissioners, at the conclusion of the meeting, took turns congratulating DeLellis on his selection as Citizen of the Year. He will be honored at Aston Township Community Day, which will take place October 4.

HEALTH ALERT! – Enterovirus Warning

Delaware County AlertDelaware County Senior Medical Advisor warns of enterovirus.
Hundreds of children across the country have been hospitalized by a respiratory illness identified as Enterovirus 68 (EV-D68), a virus that has made headlines over the past several weeks. Read more

Community Day – Wristbands & Parade Registration

The Aston Business Association will host the 13th Annual Aston Township Community Day on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 11:00AM – 3:00PM (with a rain date of Sunday October 5, 2014 from 1:00PM – 6:00PM).

Community Day will begin with a parade from Neumann University (Neumann Drive) starting at 9:30AM. The parade will proceed along Concord Road to the Aston Township Community Center . The parade will feature local community groups and organizations, as well as, musical entertainment.

Inside the community center, the Annual Business Expo will be held for all Aston businesses and organizations interested in displaying their products and services. Other community festivities will be held outside. There will be free rides sponsored by Bette’s Bounces, games, food, drinks and contests for everyone to enjoy.

Aston Township Commemorates September 11, 2001 with Solemn Ceremony

By Loretta Rodgers

Patriot's Day 2014

Patriot’s Day 2014

The Aston Township community gathered Sept. 11 at the Memorial Gardens at Five Points to honor and remember those who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

Hosted by Township Boy Scout Troops 225 and 292, Girl Scout Troop 57075 and members of American Legion Post #926, the program included speeches, dedication of a wreath, readings, and memorials.

Master and mistress of ceremonies, scouts Rachael McCullough and Matthew Gane eloquently presented speakers which included Aston Commissioners Mike Higgins and Carol Graham; Bill Dondero representing U.S. Congressman Patrick Meehan (R-7); Kevin Andrews, who represented Pa. State Rep. Joe Hackett (R-161); and American Legion 2014 National Eagle Scout of the Year Joseph Blaisse. Read more

Fall Bingo – Aston Public Library

Friends of the Aston Public Library Present:  FALL BINGO; Saturday, October 18th, Aston Community Center, 3 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Admission $25.00 “ALL CASH PRIZES” Special games, food, bingo supplies, raffles. All proceeds benefit Aston Public Library.

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