Spring is here and with that comes the first line of defense versus the spread of the West Nile Virus. In Aston Township we see this first line of defense being simple property maintenance. Don’t forget during your spring cleaning routine to get outside! Spending just a little time outside caring for your property can go a long way in stopping the spread of West Nile Virus. Cleaning up your stuff! Items left outside can collect rainwater. Over time this rain water becomes stagnate and essentially a breeding ground for Mosquitoes. Practice good weed control habits! Letting weeds and brush [...]
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PECO is urging customers to be aware of a scam that continues to target customers in the Philadelphia area. The scam, which has been reportedly taking place throughout the country, claims that customers are behind on their account and must make immediate payment to avoid service termination. Customers are being asked to purchase a pre-paid debit card, in random amounts, from local pharmacies or convenience stores. The customer is then directed to contact a number to utilize the card for immediate payment to their account. Once the information is provided to the scammer, the funds on the card are removed. “We [...]
Upcoming April 2013 Events at Neumann University The Cultural Arts Forum’s Annual High Tea The ladies of the Cultural Arts Forum at Neumann University will host their annual High Tea on Sunday, April 14, at 2 p.m. at the Austin Room on 3729 Chichester Avenue in Upper Chichester, PA. Entertainment this year will be provided by Rene Goodwin and Ed Hagopian, who will present Ladies of Musical Note. The High Tea is a relaxing afternoon among family and friends while dining on scones, tasty sandwiches and delicious desserts. Admission is $35. Reservations are required. For more information please call 610-558-5626. [...]
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Have no fear your 2013 Aston Township Calendar is almost here! The delivery of the 2013 Aston Township Calendar will begin on Monday, January 07, 2013. Like last year and in an effort to save your tax dollars the Township has opted to have the Public Works department hand deliver the calendars. We expect the delivery to be completed by the end of the month, so if you haven’t received your calendar by then, please feel free to contact Assistant Township Secretary / Manager, George Needles III at email@example.com or by phone at (610) 494-1636 ext 113. Can't wait to [...]
The Aston Township Board of Commissioners is proud to announce that the Township will continue with weekly recycling pickup for 2013. The choice was made after the numbers for Single Stream Recycling have increased drastically month over month and year over year. For the past three months the Public Works Department has been collecting at a feverish pace including the total for December, 111.19 tons “A new township record.” We would like to thank every resident for working hard to ensure this program is a success. “With weekly pickup we expect our totals to get into the 150 to 170 ton [...]
Recently the County of Delaware Office of Housing and Community Development announced the availability of Community Development Block Grant applications for the 2013 program year. To have your application considered it must be received in full no later than 4:30pm, January 9, 2013 by the office. If you would like to apply please contact the OHCD or visit their website at www.co.delaware.pa.us/hcd. If you feel you need direct technical assistance with your application please contact Philip Welsh, Community Development Coordinator, at 610-891-4014. Click here for a list of Housing Initiatives you may be able to apply for. Or Check out their [...]
This week the Aston Township Administrative offices and the Public works department will be closed on Thursday, and Friday for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Trash, Recycling, and Bagged Leaf Schedule. Monday, November 19, 2012 - All Monday and Tuesday routes will be picked up. Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - All Wednesday and Thursday routes will be picked up. Wednesday, November 21, 2012 - All Friday routes will be picked up.
FALL IS RECYCLE TIME. It’s time to switch our spring/summer wardrobe to fall/winter duds. AND, there’s no better time than now to get rid of those clothes we haven’t worn for “years.” With 3, that’s right 3, establishments right here in Aston disposing of those clothes in a manner that benefits others as easy as, well, 1 – 2 – 3. Let’s not forget the other closets in our home – household items, working electronic gadgets, books, and the list goes on and on and on. In the spirit of benefiting others, Aston has a FIRST - GreenDrop Charitable Donations [...]
Starting on October 1st the Public Works department will be picking up recycling weekly. This program is set to run until December 31st. To simplify the collection process and to encourage residents to comply, recycling will be picked up on their regular trash day. This change comes to the township as residents have expressed their interest in weekly recycling and township employees have already stepped up their recycling efforts. Road Foreman Russ Palmore has seen an increase in his recycling over the years. “More and more of the items we purchase are recyclable, or come in recyclable containers. I have gone [...]