Aston Township, Delaware County PA

Aston Township 5th Ward Commissioner Appointed

Aston Township would like to announce that today at the Board of Commissioners Special Meeting, Nancy Bowden of the 5th Ward was appointed to fulfill the unexpired term of James W. McGinn.  We would like to extend our  thanks to all of those that applied for the position. The Board of Commissioners looks forward to working with Mrs. Bowden and congratulates you on your appointment.

 

On-going Vo-Tech Construction

Aston Township wishes to advise the residents affected by the  on-going construction in the area of the Vo-Tech that we are aware of your concerns. We are working with Commissioner Graham to address these issues.  Residents should also be aware that Emergency Services including Police, Fire and EMS response  should not be  affected by the construction.

Lenni Road Closure Update

Beginning Monday, August 27 until approximately mid-November, Lenni Road will be closed to vehicles and pedestrians 24 hours a day from below Station Lane to below the Chester Creek Trail.  As part of SEPTA’s Elwyn-to-Wawa Service Restoration Project, crews will be replacing and upgrading the Lenni Road rail grade crossing and regarding the approaching roadway to improve sightlines.

Please click here for more information and a Lenni Road detour map.

Governor Wolf Announces Funding To Renovate Aston Township Fire Department

Governor Tom Wolf announced today that the firehouse, formally known as Green Ridge Fire House, now Aston Township Fire Department in Aston, Delaware County, will use new state funding to quadruple the size of its fire house enabling it to better provide the services necessary to keep members of the local community safe.  Aston Township was awarded a $1 million grant to expand the Aston Township Fire Department from 5,250 square feet to 20,680 square feet and complete renovations to modernize the 30-year-old building.

This is the first release of RACP funding in Delaware County on 2018 Business Plans submitted. Thank you Governor Wolf and also a thank you to our town State Senator Tom Killion for all of their support!

Please click here for press release. 

August 2018 Township Times

Aston Remembers 5th Ward Commissioner James W. McGinn, Matt Smith Appointed Part Time Aston Police Officer , Volunteer for Community Day; these stories and more in this month’s issue of the Aston Township Times. Download it now!.