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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

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.
September 13
The Official Minutes of the August 15, 2017 Planning Commission Meeting.
September 8
Schuylkill Township has extended an invitation to Charlestown Residents to attend its Cybersecurity Workshop on October 19th.
September 6
The conditional use hearing for Donald and Elizabeth Andersen for construction of a driveway within two feet of high ground water elevation has been continued to October 2nd.
The Agenda for the September 12, 2017 Planning Commission Meeting.
The Official Minutes of the August 25, 2017 Board of Supervisors’ Meeting.
The Official Minutes of the August 7, 2017 Board of Supervisors’ Meeting.
August 29
The Agenda for the September 5, 2017 Board of Supervisors’ Meeting. Please note this meeting is on Tuesday instead of Monday, due to the Labor Day holiday.
August 25
Pennsylvania residents, aged 65 and older with valid, state-issued identification, can register for the new, free SEPTA Key Senior ID Card. The card will guarantee that those who participate in SEPTA’s Seniors Ride Free Program will continue to ride free of charge. August 30, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Chester County Library in Exton.
The Chester County Solid Waste Authority is sponsoring a compost bin and supplies sale. Visit www.chestercompostersale.ecwid.com for details.
August 23
The Agenda for an August 25, 2017 interim meeting of the Board of Supervisors.
August 17
The Township Office will close at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, August 21 so we can enjoy viewing the solar eclipse.
August 16
The Agenda for the August 17, 2017 Parks & Recreation Board Meeting. The meeting will take place at the Charlestown Park Pavilions instead of the school.
Registration for the 2017 Fall Healthy Kids Running Series begins Sunday, September 17 5:00 pm at Charlestown Park.
The Official Minutes of the July 11, 2017 Planning Commission Meeting.

Projects

Eagle Scouts – Pickering Trail

Max Stillwell with his Eagle Scout Project, completed with help from Troop 67, a 16′ bridge over a large gully on the Pickering Creek Trail near the Ice Dam.

Devault Trail

The final version of the Devault Trail Feasibility Study has been added to our Trails section.

Events

Meeting Agendas

Recent Documents

Bids & RFPs

There are no bids open at this time.

Hearings

The conditional use hearing originally scheduled for May 1 to hear a request by Donald and Elizabeth Andersen for construction of a driveway within two feet of high ground water elevation has been continued to October 2nd.
A hearing on June 5th for the definition, regulation, and serviceability of alternative energy systems resulted in adoption of the ordinance.
A hearing over a zoning challenge to the Township’s outdoor advertising ordinance is scheduled for June 27.

Tips

Don’t get duped by unscrupulous solicitors. Here are some guidelines to avoid problems.
Dividing a property? Our new Sketch Plan Fact Sheet will point you in the right direction.
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Devault, PA 19432
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