Aston Township, Delaware County PA

2018 Citizen of the Year Nominations!!

At this time, nominations for Citizen of the year are being accepted.  You can find the nomination form here and also on the Aston Business Associations website.

Ballot boxes can be found at the Aston Township Building, 2nd floor and also at the Community Center.

Thank you and happy nominating!!!

Land Development Projects Update – June 25, 2018

As reported during the Board of Commissioners Meeting on Wednesday, June 20, 2019, the following is a land development update:

Lanni/820 Tryens Road LLC:  Developer has made application to construct five single family residential units in the R2 Medium Density Residential District at 820 Tryens Road in the Third Ward.  This parcel of land is 1.792 acres.  The district requires a minimum of 10,000 square feet per unit.  The individual units range from 12,433 SF to 16,116 SF and all five units will have driveways fronting on Tryens Road.  This development is permitted by right in the R2 District.

Grace Real Estate Investment Partnership/Star Hill: Developer has submitted revised plans for the construction of 180 Apartments/Condos on the 10.4 Acre parcel at 104-106 Old Pennell Road. Access to this development will be on Pennell Road only.  The applicant previously appeared before the Board of Commissioners for a Conditional Use Hearing on March 5, 2018 and received Conditional Use Approval at the Board of Commissioners Meeting on March 28, 2018 and then appeared before the Aston Planning Commission on April 3, 2018. 

Both Applicants will appear before the Aston Planning Commission on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 and the New Construction Committee on Monday, July 9, 2018 for plan review and Township Engineer’s Comments. Both meetings will be held in the Commissioners Meeting Room at 5021 Pennell Road, Aston, PA 19014 and will start at 7:00 PM.  These are public meetings and residents are invited to attend.

DCIU Construction Complaints and Questions

It has been brought to our attention that there have been many complaints made to 2nd Ward Commissioner Carol Graham in regards to the construction project currently taking place at the DCIU. In the future, if there are any complaints or questions regarding the DCIU construction project please contact the Aston Township Code Department so they may be addressed. Their phone number is (610) 494-0384, you can also email jmisci@astontownship.net or ebailey@astontownship.net.

Bridgewater Farms Traffic Calming Results

Recently a traffic calming study was conducted in the Bridgewater Farms section of Aston Township due to complaints of high traffic flow and cutting through of the developments.  Read more

Sunoco Logistics Mariner East 2

Sunoco Logistics Mariner East 2 is a project to build a new 350-mile pipeline in Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Delaware to transport Natural Gas Liquids (NGLs) to the Marcus Hook Industrial Complex in Southeastern Pennsylvania and Northern Delaware.

Citizen Hotline:  What should citizens do if they have a question regarding a pipeline on their property?  Residents should contact the Sunoco Logistics Non-emergency Hotline:  855-430-4491. Read more

A Letter From Aston Township Fire Marshal Tom Morgan

linda-laneAston Township has new signs on major roads as you enter our town that say “A Community that Cares”. Late Tuesday evening, November 15, 2016, and in the days that followed, we personified that little public relations snippet more than you can imagine.  Let me tell you about it.

At 11:17pm the Aston Township Fire Department was dispatched to the area of Linda Lane and Birney Highway for a building fire. 27 Aston volunteer firefighters left their home and answered the alarm.  10 mutual aid fire departments, 3 EMS and 6 police units also responded.  Our community cares. Read more

Former First Ward Commissioner V. Michael Fulginiti Loses his Battle with ALS

fulginiti%201Aston Township is mourning the death of longtime resident, businessman and former 1st Ward Commissioner V. Michael Fulginiti.

After waging a courageous and very public three-year battle with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Fulginiti, surrounded by his loving family, succumbed to the debilitating disease just after midnight on Friday, October 14.

Read more

DCIU Conditional Use Hearing CANCELLED!

The DCIU meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 13, 2016, has been cancelled as counsel for both DCIU and Aston Township are working on the precise details for an Agreement, which would be submitted for review by the boards of Aston Township and the DCIU. Additionally, the parties are discussing the design specifications for the proposed roundabout with PennDOT.

For updates regarding the DCIU, please check the DCIU Summary page on this site.

Click Here to visit our DCIU Expansion project summary page. –>>

Residents of Cherry Tree Woods Meeting

Residents of Cherry Tree Woods:

IMPORTANT MEETING

There will be a meeting to discuss the traffic calming situation with the Residents on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Aston Township Municipal Building, 5021 Pennell Road, Aston, Pa.  In attendance will be Commissioner Mark Osborn and Township Engineer, Joseph Viscuso.  There are pictures of traffic calming patterns available at the Township you can call 610-494-1636

YOU ARE INVITED TO ATTEND THIS IMPORTANT MEETING

Aston Township Police Department Pin Sales

I Support Aston Police PinAston Township Police Department will be selling “I Support Aston Police” pins.  The pins cost $1.00 and ALL of the proceeds are being donated to Neighbors Helping Neighbors.  The pins can be purchased at the Aston Police Department located at 5021 Pennell Road, also depending on availability they will be sold at Community Day on October 1, 2016.

 

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