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Election Day Hours for 5/17

The hours for primary election day tomorrow are 7:00am – 8:00pm.

The Work Session for Monday 5/16 is cancelled.

The Work Session for Monday 5/16 is cancelled.

May 16, 2022 Workshop Agenda

May 16, 2022 Workshop Agenda

Planning Commission Meeting - May 26, 2022

Planning Commission Meeting Agenda May 26, 2022

Shredding Event Rescheduled To June 25

Due to the predicted high winds for this Saturday, May 7, the shredder company postponed the event and rescheduled it for Saturday, June 25th. 

May 2, 2022 Council Meeting Agenda

May 2, 2022 Council Meeting Agenda  

April 18, 2022 Workshop Agenda

Workshop Agenda - April 18, 2022

Penndel Safari on April 30-May 1

Display animal outside or in windows for local Penndel kids to find! Then walk around the neighborhood and try to spot the animals.

Looking for submission for Penndel Time Capsule!

You can drop off your submission to Borough Hall or e-mail it to L.Germain@boroughofpenndel.org.

April 27, 2022 Planning Commission Agenda

Planning Commission Agenda 4/27/22  

Hazardous Waste Events

Addiction Resources

Zoning Hearing Board - 3/16 @ 7:30PM

40 Bellevue Ave. The applicant is appealing the 8/2/21 Zoning Violation Notice, requesting an interpretation to permit auto repair as a permitted accessory use to...

Workshop on February 22, 2022 at 7:30pm

Open to the public. Click here for the agenda.

Police Chief Sean Perry Completes Training

Congratulations to Chief Sean Perry. He recently completed the very difficult and prestigious Northwestern University "School of Police Staff and Command" course and training.  Chief...

Council Meeting on 2/7 at 7:30pm at Borough Hall

Open to the public. Click here for the agenda.

Snow Emergency until 1/29 at 7pm

The mayor has declared a Snow Emergency for the Borough until 7pm tonight. Snow parking ordinances will be in effect to allow for plowing of...

Work Session on 1/18, 2022 at 7:30pm

Open to the public. Click here for the agenda.

Information on Bucks' Three County-run Clinics

https://www.buckscounty.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=316 Upper Bucks Campus (Perkasie)  Bucks County Community College Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Warwick Square (Jamison) Monday: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wednesday:...

Snow Emergency

The mayor has declared a snow emergency for the approaching storm, effective Thurs. 1/6 at 10:00pm & ending Fri. 1/7 at 10:00am. Please remove all...

Update on Borough Hall building

The MAIL SLOT IN THE FRONT DOOR OF BOROUGH HALL IS NOW ACCESSIBLE by the new handicapped ramp walkway which is up against the front...

Council Meeting on Monday, January 3

Swearing in of elected officials will start at 7; meeting will start at 7:30pm. Click here for agenda.

Street Sweeping on Thursday 12/16

Borough wide street sweeping is scheduled for Thursday, December 16 beginning at 7:00AM.  

Borough Hall Closed for Construction

Due to construction the Penndel Borough Office will closed on 11/30, 12/1 and 12/2.    

Council meeting tonight, 7:30pm, at Borough Hall.

Open to the public.

Annual Halloween Parade Sunday, October 31st, 12pm

The Activities Committee of Penndel will be hosting the annual Halloween parade Sunday October 31st meeting at the Penndel Fire Company at 12:00 noon. We...

Penndel Pumpkins

Chalk Up Penndel! Event

Click here for information about this event!


Penndel Residents: The BCWSA lining project scheduled for the week of (9/7), has been postponed until the spring 2022 due the issues related to the...

Crisis Cleanup has been activated for survivors of IDA To Register their Unmet Needs.

Crisis Cleanup is a collaborative disaster work order management platform that improves coordination, reduces duplication of efforts, improves efficiency, and improves survivors’ and volunteers' experience....

Tree Tender Offer

E-Waste Recycling Event


Trash will be on Wednesday, 9/8, the week of Labor Day

For the week of Labor Day, trash will be on that Wednesday (9/8).

Volunteer clean-up day

Want to make your community better? Want to help make Penndel safer and cleaner? Please join us on Saturday, August 14, at 11am to help...

Celebrate our local police on Tuesday, August 3, with National Night Out!

Come on down to the Penndel Police Station  from 6-9pm on Tuesday, August 3, to celebrate National Night Out! There will be free popcorn, cotton...

Penndel's Grand Reopening Party!

All are welcome.

Poster Contest!

Stormwater Pollution Poster Contest Help Penndel Borough raise awareness about stormwater pollution by making a poster! Winners will get a gift certificate to local Penndel...

Looking for Historical Donations

The Historical Society is looking for donations of any historical items of importance to Penndel Borough. The Historical Society will be displaying these historical items...

Borough Hall is now open

We recommend wearing masks and maintaining social distancing.

License, ID Card Holders Can Save Lives Through Organ Donation

Harrisburg, PA – In conjunction with the national observance of Donate Life Month in April, the Pennsylvania departments of Transportation and Health are spreading the...

Trash: Mattresses

Reminder: If you are throwing out a mattress, it must be wrapped in plastic or the trash hauler will not pick it up. 

Penndel Safari

We will be hosting the Penndel Safari again on the weekend of April 24-25! Post a sign and display some animals! Then walk around Penndel...


For residents/businesses in Penndel, you may find this helpful if you are involved in the hospitality industry:   https://www.bcrda.com/covid-19-hospitality-industry-recovery-program-chirp/

Speed to Skills Training Program

Details in flyer

$50 Trees for Penndel Resident

Trees are available for only $50!

Penndel Earned Income Tax (EIT)

The Borough of Penndel recently passed an ordinance to begin collecting a local earned income tax in 2021. The tax will be assessed to Borough...

2021 Borough Budget

2021 Budget

2021 Calendar

Proposed budget

Penndel Borough Police Department will be hosting a “Fill the Police Car” event to collect toy donations for the Bucks County TOYS FOR TOTS program!

Penndel Borough Police Department will be hosting a “Fill the Police Car” event to collect toy donations for the Bucks County TOYS FOR TOTS program!...

New Bucks County Grant Will Cover Delinquent Mortgages Resulting From COVID-19

A new grant program will pay delinquent mortgages for qualifying individuals and families in Bucks County who have experienced reduced income as a result of...

Halloween Parade

At noon on October 31, Penndel will be holding its Halloween parade! Starting at the firehouse, there will be a socially-distanced parade followed by treats...

Halloween Drive-through Event

All are welcome to drive by some of Penndel's spookiest sites! Thanks to all residents who volunteered their homes.

SEPTA West Trenton Line - Continuous Welded Rail Delivery/Placement This Weekend


Peco is offering expanded assistance to residents


Penndel Pumpkins!

Bucks County Voting Information

Here is Bucks County's official site for voting information:   www.buckscounty.org/2020election


Important Information for Bucks County Voters

  If you have moved, changed your name, or will be a first-time voter on November 3, you need to register to vote or may...

Important Recycling Reminder

Please do not put your recycling materials in a plastic bag in your recycling bin.  This is causing a problem for our waste hauler and...

Borough Manager Ordinance

This will be discussed at the next work session.

Note on taxes

Any taxes for Donna Caracappa should be mailed to her at PO Box 7359, Penndel, PA 19047. Please do not drop them off at the...

Earned Income Tax Ordinance

This will be discussed during Penndel Borough Council's August 17 meeting.

Penndel Rocks! Event

For our next social distancing event, we will be painting and looking for rocks! We will have some at Borough Hall and the Rec Field,...

Gov. Wolf: Sec. of Health Signs Expanded Mask-Wearing Order

Masks Are Mandatory in All Public Spaces Harrisburg, PA – Expanding on the business safety order signed by Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine in April that requires...

Signs for Penndel Businesses

For Penndel businesses: The following link contains helpful posters and signs put together by the County. https://covid19-bucksgis.hub.arcgis.com/pages/posters-and-signage

Department of Health Announces Partnership with CVS Health to Assist with COVID-19 Response in Nursing Homes

Harrisburg, PA – Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine today announced a partnership with CVS Health to assist with nursing home facility testing as part...

Comcast updates

Xfinity Stores    By June 1, 2020, many of our stores will return to offering a compliment of full services for customers and extending hours...

Penndel Neighborhood Walk: June 6-7

Announcing our next social distancing event: Penndel Neighborhood Walk! For the weekend of June 6-7, start at Borough Hall and walk around the neighborhood to...

Community Connections

Community Connections   BCOC is hiring an Economic Self Sufficiency Coach. This position is grant-funded through December 31, 2021. Apply by May 21.   https://www.bcoc.org/who-we-are/employment/...

PECO Extends Financial Resources for Customers Impacted by COVID-19

Company extends support policies through July 1, spotlights flexible bill pay, customer assistance and Gift of Energy program   PHILADELPHIA, May 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)...

TOD Ordinance



Penndel Borough is changing the deadline for local taxes. The penalty accrual deadline date is delayed by 30 days from 7/1/20 to 7/31/20 with a...

Mail-in Voting


Self-employed and Others Can Now File for Backdated Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Benefits 

Approved claimants should get lump sum payments within 1 week of filing Weekly certifications MUST be filed every week to continue receiving payments  Harrisburg, PA...

PennDOT Extends Expiration Dates on Driver Licenses, ID Cards, and Learner’s Permits

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that expiration dates for driver licenses, identification cards, and learner’s permits, will be extended...

BCSWA Building Water System Flushing

For businesses that are reopening.

PA Banking and Securities Information

Help us Make the Penndel Safari this Weekend!

This weekend, places around Penndel will have animals for kids to find. You can start at Borough Hall and discover the animals there! Then, take...

Governor Wolf Extends School Closure for Remainder of Academic Year

Continuing his efforts to protect the health and safety of students and communities during the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Tom Wolf today announced that all schools...

Food Assistance map

For our residents who may need it. https://bucksgis.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=fa16d67dc70a45a98aca09a29aca9e43

Estates and marriage licenses available via video conference

The County has started to open Estates and do Marriage Licenses via video conference. Attached it the article.   http://www.buckscounty.org/sitefinitypfxn/newreader/2020/04/02/videoconferencing-project-announced-for-probate-marriage-licenses  

Mental Health Resources

As of April 1, the Center for Community Resources will offer a 24/7 mental health and crisis support line for people dealing with anxiety or...

Information about masks

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Census Takers

Still hiring, if people are interested.

Reminder: Yard Waste

Pickup for yard waste begins on April 15.

3rd Disaster Declaration

The mayor has extended the emergency declaration for Penndel.

Public Safety Committee Announcement

The Public Safety Committee will keep the residents of Penndel updated.

Governor Wolf Urges USDA to Waive Food Assistance Eligibility Requirements

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today sent a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue asking that USDA waive eligibility requirements for...

Pennsylvania to Allow Retired Health Care Professionals to Bolster COVID-19 Response

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania is acting to enable retired health care professionals to assist with the COVID-19 response by waiving certain licensing regulations. Previously, the...

Governor Wolf Announces Financial Assistance Available to Small Businesses

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced that new funding is available to help small businesses impacted by the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, through a...

Flushing Warning

We are asking all residents to refrain from flushing sanitizing wipes as these items are not compatible with pump stations and sewer treatment operations. As...

Bucks County Coronavirus links

Guide to get tested in PA, https://www.montcopa.org/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/5092 Bucks County Food pantries and hours https://www.bcoc.org/i-need-help…/…/food-pantries-and-hours/ Map of the same https://www.bcoc.org/i-need-help-with/…/food-assistance-map/ Graphic specific to Bucks County https://www.arcgis.com/…/Coronavirus%20Impact%20Planning%20

SEPTA Adjustments

SEPTA ADJUSTMENTS TO CCT SERVICE AND APPLICATION PROCESSES   Same Day Reservations – Beginning Tuesday, March 24, registered CCT Customers (ADA/Shared Ride) may make same-day...

The Mayor's Second Disaster Proclamation

Updated for the evolving situation.

 The Governor of Pennsylvania has issued a Stay at Home order for Bucks County

 The Governor of Pennsylvania has issued a Stay at Home order for Bucks County. It is very important to ensure you are following social distancing...

Some Helpful Links

Penndel Borough will continue to update this page and our Facebook page with any information that may be helpful to its residents during this difficult...

PA Expands Access to Pharmacy Services

In case you are in need.


If you own or work for a small business, this fact sheet may be helpful.

Governor's Order

This is effective immediately.

Tax update

If Borough Hall is still closed when taxes are due (3/28), please mail them to the following address: PO Box 7359 Penndel, PA 19047. Also,...

Some sites that Penndel residents may find to be useful:

Bucks Agency on Aging http://www.buckscounty.org/government/HumanServices/AAA Food assistance Best resource found for our local area is. https://www.bcoc.org/i-need-help…/…/food-pantries-and-hours/ Economic concerns of businesses https://dced.pa.gov/resources/ Factual links Bucks County Official...

Social Distancing

Please follow the guidelines set up by the CDC and keep our community safe!

Pennsylvania Workers Affected by COVID-19 May be Eligible for Unemployment and Workers’ Compensation Benefits

Harrisburg, PA – Workers in Pennsylvania who are impacted by COVID-19 may be eligible for Unemployment and Workers’ Compensation benefits, Secretary of Labor & Industry...

Coronavirus Update

In an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, Penndel Borough will be cancelling all non-essential events. We strongly recommend that all residents follow...




Penndel Borough, although small, rich in history. The area, originally inhabited by the Lenni Lenape Indians, was settled by Thomas Langhorne, an English Quaker preacher, and by Henry Paulin, a QUAKER Yeoman,on land grants from William Penn. Penndel remained a farming region until 1876 when the Philadelphia Reading Railroad began service, and the Langhorne train station was established. Slowly individual homes and small businesses were built within close proximity to the…