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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

December 7
The Agenda for the December 12th Environmental Advisory Committee (EAC) Meeting. This meeting will be held at our new office location at 7:00 p.m.
December 6
The Agenda for the December 13th Planning Commission Meeting. This meeting will be held at our new office location at 7:00 p.m.
The Adopted 2023 Budget is now online.
The Official Minutes of the November 7th Board of Supervisors’ Meeting.
November 30
The previously posted Board of Supervisors’ Agenda has been revised.
November 29
The Agenda for the December 5th Board of Supervisors’ Meeting. This meeting, as well as all other board meetings, will be held at our new office location.
November 20
The Township Office Is Moving! The Offices (both new & old) will be closed on Monday, Nov. 21nd and Tuesday Nov. 22nd and will re-open on Wed. Nov. 23rd at the new location. We will be closed for Thanksgiving on Nov. 24th and 25th. The new office address will be: 11 General Warren Blvd, Suite 1, Malvern, PA.
November 17
The Fall Newsletter is now online.
The Official Minutes of the October 10th Environmental Advisory Committee (EAC) Meeting.
November 15
Conditional Use Approval for Kathy Greene and Christopher Marks (CU-2022-01) has been posted.
Conditional Use Approval for Francis Reed Wills (CU-2022-03) has been posted.
November 10
The Agenda for the November 16th Parks & Recreation Board Meeting. This meeting will be at the Great Valley Middle School and optionally may be attended by Webex or phone.
November 9
The Agenda for the November 14th Environmental Advisory Committee (EAC) Meeting. This meeting will be at the Great Valley Middle School.

Projects

Checkers Anyone?

Allen Underkofler
Eagle Scout candidate Larisa Greway of Troop 73G has provided us with a fun new feature adjacent to the Children’s Play Area at Charlestown Park – a giant checkerboard! The checkers are kept in a storage box next to the board with a lock code of 431.

Gallery

Charlestown Day – 2022

Photo from Charlestown Day 2022
Allen Underkofler
Photos from the September 24th Charlestown Day celebration taken by Allen Underkofler.

Office Move

We Need Your Help

Environmental Advisory Committee

The Environmental Advisory Committee works to protect and conserve the natural resources of Charlestown and advises the township. This work needs caring residents who wish to preserve and protect Charlestown's beautiful environment to join a seven-person committee. Please contact: EAC@charlestown.pa.us.

Meeting Agendas

Recent Documents

Bids & RFPs

There are no bids open at this time.

Hearings

There are no hearings scheduled at this time.

Decisions

Conditional Use Approval for Kathy Greene and Christopher Marks (CU-2022-01) has been posted.
Conditional Use Approval for Francis Reed Wills (CU-2022-03) has been posted.

Notices

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Regional Items

Cover image of the 2021 Phoenixville Regional Comprehensive Plan

The Chester County Planning Commission has released a web-formatted version of its recently adopted 2021 Phoenixville Regional Comprehensive Plan.

Plan Documents –

The Chester County Planning Commission has released its June 2018 Phoenixville Region Multimodal Transportation Study.

2022 Chester County
Guide to Local Farm Products

In English and Español

The Transportation Management Association of Chester County has released its Devault Trails Activation Plan final report

PA Dept of Agriculture

The Spotted Lanternfly is becoming an increasing environmental threat to the area. Learn to identify this pest and destroy its eggs when possible. For more information, visit Penn State Extention on the topic or the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.

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