It is with great sadness the Aston Township Board of Commissioners regrets to inform our residents of the sudden passing of Second Ward Commissioner, Carol A. Graham. Commissioner Graham was currently serving her eleventh year as Township Commissioner. In those eleven years the things she was able to accomplish were unmeasurable. Commissioner Graham served as the Liaison for the Parks and Recreation Committee for the past ten years, in that time her involvement included the Township’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Bunny Brunch, Christmas Tree Lighting and Winter Fun Festival, Summer Movie Nights as well as our Hometown Concert Series. Most [...]
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Recently we have received many phone calls, emails or social media inquiries as to why recycling was not collected at your home. As a part of the Aston Township Single Stream Recycling Program, the dump site the recycling collected is taken to DOES NOT ACCEPT ANY PLASTIC BAGS no matter the color or type. If there are plastic bags or contaminated items (ie: pizza boxes with food remains on them) the dump site will charge the Township for the error. Some have complained their recycling was thrown in the trash truck instead of the recycling truck; if there is any form [...]
ATFD Receives Grant, Delco Strong Round Three; Holiday Decorating Contest; Daniel Moyer Recognized for 23 Years of Service; these stories and more in this month's issue of the Aston Township Times. Download it now!.
The Aston Township Parks and Recreation Committee has announced the 2020 Halloween Decorating Contest winners! The residents have gone above and beyond this year and you have all done an amazing job, picking winners was not an easy task for our judges! We encourage everyone to go out and enjoy all of the spooky decorations and displays throughout the Township, those who decorated your efforts have not gone unnoticed! Congratulations to our winners, we look forward to next years contest already! 1st Place: 228 Brakel Lane. 2nd Place: 10 Stuart Drive. 3rd Place: 121 Beatrice Lane.
Recently it had been released that due to the unfortunate closing of the Delaware County Compost Farm, Aston Township would be unable to continue it's leaf collection as we had nowhere to take what would be collected. Fortunately for us, Aston's own Mulch Express located on Crozerville Road. has stepped up and taken over the Compost Farm so it can remain open! The Township will be returning to its normal leaf bag collection. As done in the past leaf bags are available for purchase on the second floor of the municipal building during regular business hours. The bags are being sold [...]
EMAIL: Info@DelcoChamber.org Information changes often so always check for the latest guidance. Resources: PRLA ‐ Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association – www.PRLA.org Your most up to date information and resources, for restaurant specific, dealing with the Coronavirus. Weekly webinars and send a daily newsletter with updates on the industry. […]
ASTON TOWNSHIP COMMUNITY UPDATE - Updated September 25, 2020 Aston Township Community Center The Aston Township Community Center will be open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. beginning October 1, 2020. Meeting rooms are available for use – A request must be submitted to the Township Building for Approval. Gymnasium will remain closed until January 1, 2021. Aston Township Public Library The Aston Township Public Library currently remains closed to the public, please check their website (www.astonlibrary.org) or their Facebook Page (https://www.facebook.com/astonlibrary) for any updates to their re-opening date. Aston Township Parks and Playgrounds All Township parks and [...]
Aston Township was hit by two back to back severe storms during the week of August 3, 2020. The storm which occurred on Tuesday, August 4th resulted from the remnants of Tropical Storm Isais and was widespread over the entire county. The storm on Friday, August 7th was more localized, with Aston and other western Delco communities hit the hardest. The storm on Tuesday dropped 4.8 inches of rain over a 6-hour period which would be between a 50 and 100-year storm event. The Friday storm resulted in 3 inches of rain over a 1-hour period which would be classified as [...]
ASTON TOWNSHIP COMMUNITY UPDATE For Release June 26, 2020 Aston Township Community Center The Community Center will remain closed until August 1, 2020 Aston Township Public Library The Aston Township Public Library currently remains closed to the public, please check their website (www.astonlibrary.org) or their Facebook Page (https://www.facebook.com/astonlibrary) for any updates to their re-opening date. Aston Township Parks and Playgrounds Parks and playgrounds will open on July 6, 2020 following CDC Guidelines. 6 feet social distancing must be practiced. Masks must be worn. It is recommended to bring hand sanitizer to use, as there is no place to wash your [...]
After much consideration, it has been decided that the paper/cardboard recycling dumpster located behind the Aston Township Building will be removed and no longer available. Aston Township offers curbside pick-up of single stream recycling, which includes all paper and cardboard. With the removal of the dumpster you may place all paper and cardboard needing to be picked up out with your weekly recycling. The dumpster is scheduled to be removed on July 1, 2020. If you have any questions, please call the administration building during regular business hours.