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Workshop Agenda 1-17-23

Workshop Agenda January 17, 2023

Seeking Applicants for Vacant Borough Council Seat

The Borough of Penndel hereby requests Letters of Interest from all eligible persons wishing to be considered for appointment to the vacant Borough Council seat....

Planning Commission Members Needed

The Borough of Penndel is seeking two (2) Planning Commission members and three (3) alternate members. If you are a Penndel Borough resident and are...

Amended Council Meeting Agenda 1/3/23

  Amended Council Meeting Agenda 1-3-23  

December 19, 2022 Worksession Agenda

December 19, 2022 Worksession Agenda  

Civil Service Commission Meeting 12/23 at 12PM

December 22, 2022 Civil Service Commission Agenda Open to the public.  

Planning Commission Meeting of 12/20 is Cancelled

December 20, 2022 Planning Commission Agenda  

December 5, 2022 Council Meeting Agenda

December 5, 2022 Meeting Agenda

Seeking New Borough Councilmember - Deadline Extended

Deadline Extended The Borough of Penndel hereby requests letters of interest from all eligible persons wishing to be considered for appointment to the vacant Borough...

November 21, 2022 Workshop Agenda - Revised

November 21, 2022 Workshop Agenda - Revised  

Planning Commission Agenda 11-15-22

Planning Commission Agenda 11-15-22

Council Budget Meeting Agenda - Nov. 14 at 7:30PM

Budget Workshop Agenda 11-14-22    

Council Meeting Agenda 11-7-22

Council Meeting Agenda 11-07-22

Zoning Hearing Board 11-16-22

The Penndel Borough Zoning Hearing Board will meet on November 16, 2022 at 7:30PM at Penndel Borough Hall, 300 Bellevue Ave., to consider the following...

October 27, 2022 Planning Commission Agenda

Multimodal and HSIP Project

PennDOT is currently working on this project. The PennDOT design team will attend the 11/7 meeting (at 7:30pm) to provide an overview of the project...

October 17, 2022 Workshop Agenda

October 17, 2022 Workshop Agenda

Borough Council Agenda (Revised) - October 3, 2022

  Council Revised Agenda 10-03-22      

September 29, 2022 Planning Commission Meeting Cancelled

The planning commission meeting scheduled for 7:30 PM on Sept 19, 2022 has been cancelled.

September 19, 2022 Workshop Agenda

September 19, 2022 Workshop Agenda

September 6, 2022 Council Meeting Agenda

September 6, 2022 Agenda

August 25, 2022 Planning Commission Agenda

August 25, 2022 PC Agenda

August 15, 2022 Council Workshop Agenda (Revised)

August 15, 2022 Workshop Agenda

Official Penndel Sources

The only official sources of information from Penndel Borough are the official Penndel Borough Facebook page and PenndelBoro.com. Any information given by or referencing other...

BCWSA Water Lining Project

BCWSA is planning on starting a lining project on the week of August 15, 2022. The project will take place on Crescent St. from Hulmeville...

Mosquito Spraying - August 3rd

The Bucks County Department of Health (BCDH) is proposing to conduct a spray and additional treatments on Wednesday August 3rd. Attached is our press release...

August 1, 2022 Council Meeting Agenda

August 1, 2022 Council Meeting Agenda

July 28, 2022 Planning Commission Meeting Agenda

July 28, 2022 PC Agenda

Lincoln Hwy & Hulmeville Ave. Improvement Project

PennDOT is scheduled to begin the Lincoln Hwy and Hulmeville Avenue Improvement Project in August of 2022. The project is expected to take approximately 16...

PennDOT/Penndel Multi Modal HSIP Project

Preliminary Penndel-PennDOT HSIP-ROW PROJECT.pdf

UPDATED - Zoning Hearing Board - 140 W. Lincoln Ave.

The continued hearing Penndel Zoning Hearing Board will meet on July 6, 2022 at 7:30PM to consider the following appeal: 2022-2 filed by Mark &...

Looking for submissions for Penndel Time Capsule!

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

Addiction Resources

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...

Borough Hall Closed for Construction

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

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....

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...

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/...

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…