The Aston Township Health department would like to remind all residents to please eliminate any and all stagnate water from your property. Stagnate water attracts insects like mosquitoes that may carry the West Nile Virus. On the Pennsylvania West Nile Control Program Website a product named Bti is recommended for use in controlling the mosquito population. This product which can be found at many Home Improvement stores kills mosquito larvae and is not harmful to people, pets, fish, or plants. For more information about the Pennsylvania West Nile Control Program and Bti, click the link below.
The Aston Township Board of Commissioners announced at the June meeting that they will be running a trial program to allow banner and flag advertising for businesses in the community. Over the next three months business owners will be allowed to select one week to advertise via banners and flags for their business. The idea is that this will give business owners enough time to plan when they will want to have a major advertising push. Some examples of this are, a new product roll out, an end of the season sale, a back to school sale, a major event coming [...]
The Registry is a planning tool to allow individuals with special needs the opportunity to provide information to local and county emergency response agencies, so emergency responders can better plan to serve them in a disaster. An individual with special needs is someone who will require assistance in excess of that provided to the general public in a time of disaster, particularly in the event that a large scale evacuation is necessary. To sign up, go to www.specialneedspa.org and click on New Users Click Here to Register. A family member or loved one can sign up on behalf of an [...]