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  Charlestown Township!

Our township is about 25 miles west of Philadelphia and very close to Valley Forge National Historical Park. It is rich in the history of Pennsylvania. The township is about 12.515 square miles (8,010 acres) in area.


Latest News

October 18
The Agenda for the October 19, 2017 Parks & Recreation Board Meeting.
October 11
The Official Minutes of the September 12, 2017 Planning Commission Meeting.
October 10
The Agenda for the October 24, 2017 Board of Supervisors’ Budget Work Session
Public Bids are being accepted until 11:00 a.m., November 30 for the sale of two parcels of the former Auchincloss property.
October 5
The Charlestown Township Board of Supervisors will hold a Budget Work Session on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. at the Township Office.
State Representative Duane Milne has partnered with the Chester County Department of Veterans Affairs to announce a Monthly Veterans Outreach Day to assist veterans with veteran-related issues.
The Agenda for the October 10, 2017 Planning Commission Meeting has a had an extra agenda item added.
October 4
The Township Office will be closed Monday, October 9, in celebration of Columbus Day.
What’s happening at Brightside Farm? The grass trail is being paved to encourage more visitors to walk this beautiful scenic spot in our township. The project is expected to be completed by Thanksgiving.
October 3
The Charlestown Historical Society and the Charlestown Historical Commission are working with the Charlestown United Methodist Church to celebrate the rich heritages of Charlestown Township, Charlestown Village, and Charlestown United Methodist Church. The celebration will be at Charlestown United Methodist Church on Sunday, October 8 at 10:30 a.m.
The Agenda for the October 10, 2017 Planning Commission Meeting.
The Official Minutes of the September 5, 2017 Board of Supervisors’ Meeting.
September 30
The Official Minutes of the September 19, 2017 Historical & Architectural Review Board Meeting.
September 26
There will be a five minute fireworks display at 10:00 PM on Saturday, September 30. The display is part of a wedding held at 4058 Merlin Road, Chester Springs. Although it will take place on a farm thousands of feet from any residence, neighbors should take precautions to secure their horses or other animals that may be alarmed.
Have an old, working window air conditioner you no longer need? Want $25? PECO is offering a one-day rebate program on Saturday, October 7 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Home Depot Parking Lot at 181 S. Gulph Road, King of Prussia.
The Agenda for the October 2, 2017 Board of Supervisors’ Meeting
September 22
The Official Minutes of the August 17, 2017 Parks & Recreation Board Meeting.
September 21
The Agenda for the September 21, 2017 Parks & Recreation Board Meeting.

Projects

Brightside Farm Trail

George L. Ceste
The grass trail at Brightside Farm is being paved to encourage more visitors to walk this beautiful scenic spot in our township. The project is expected to be completed by Thanksgiving.

Gallery

Charlestown Day

Allen Underkofler
We are in the process of enhancing our photo galleries. The first to receive this treatment is this year’s Charlestown Day which took place on September 16.

Events

Meeting Agendas

Recent Documents

Bids & RFPs

Public Bids are being accepted until 11:00 a.m. November 30 for the sale of two parcels of the former Auchincloss property.

Hearings

There are no pending hearings. Previous ones have been withdrawn.

Notices

Notice is hereby given that the Charlestown Township Board of Supervisors will hold a Budget Work Session on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. at the Township Office.

If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the hearing as noticed above, and require an auxiliary aid, service or other accommodation to observe or participate in the proceedings, please contact Linda Csete, Township Manager (610-240-0326), to discuss how the Township of Charlestown may best accommodate your needs.

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors of Charlestown Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania is soliciting bids for the sale of two parcels of land. Bids are due 11:00 a.m. November 30.

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