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Posted on Agendas and Minutes page:

  • 7:30 p.m. Sep. 27, 2021 Open Space Commission Meeting Agenda
  • 7:00 p.m. Sep. 28, 2021 Environmental Advisory Council Meeting Agenda

Thiese are in-person meetings, and will be held at the Schuylkill Township Hall, 111 Valley Park Road, Phoenixville.  Masks are required.

FEMA Disaster Center Opens in Chester County

Pennsylvania/FEMA Disaster Center Opens in Chester County

to Help Pennsylvanians

 Harrisburg, PA – The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center located at Ashbridge Square Shopping Center, 945 East Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown opened on Monday, September 20, 2021at 1:00 p.m. to help those whose homes or personal property were affected by the remnants of Hurricane Ida between August 31 -September 5, 2021.

The disaster center location and hours are as follows:

Ashbridge Square Shopping Center

945 E Lancaster Ave

Downingtown, PA

Hours of Operation:

Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 Disaster Recovery Centers provide disaster survivors with information from Pennsylvania state agencies, FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration. Survivors can get help applying for federal assistance, learn about the types of assistance available, learn about the appeals process and get updates on applications.

Visiting a Disaster Recovery Center is not required to register with FEMA. To register:

  • Call the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362. Multilingual operators are available. Persons who are deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech disability and use a TTY may call 800-462-7585. If you use 711 or VRS (Video Relay Service) or require accommodations while visiting a center, call 800-621-3362. The toll-free numbers are open daily from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Go online to (also in Spanish);
  • Download the FEMA mobile app (also in Spanish), also available at Google Play or the Apple App Store.

Disaster Recovery Centers are accessible to people with disabilities. They have assistive technology equipment that allows disaster survivors to use amplified telephones, phones that display text, amplified listening devices for people with hearing loss, and magnifiers for people with vision loss. Video Remote Interpreting is available and in-person sign language is available by request. The centers also have accessible parking, ramps and restrooms.

FEMA’s Individual Assistance program is designed to help survivors with immediate essential needs and to help displaced survivors find a safe, functional place to live temporarily until they can return home. Many survivors may have additional needs beyond what can be provided by FEMA. The agency works closely with state, federal, faith-based and voluntary agencies to help match survivors who have remaining needs with other sources of assistance.

For updates on the Pennsylvania response and recovery, follow the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency on Twitter and Facebook  Additional information is available at

For information about SBA’s disaster assistance, call 800-659-2955, email, or visit SBA’s website at Deaf and hard of hearing individuals may call 800-877-8339.


Public Notice: Proposed Ordinance



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Supervisors of Schuylkill Township will meet at 7:30 pm, prevailing time, on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 in-person at the Schuylkill Township Hall, 111 Valley Park Road, Phoenixville PA  19460, AND also virtually via ZOOM Webinar,, at which time it will consider passage of, and may enact the following amendment to the Code of Schuylkill Township, Chester County.  All persons interested are invited to attend.  Information on how to attend virtually will be available on the Schuylkill Township website,, in advance of the meeting.  You may also contact the Township Secretary at (610) 933-5843.

Title: ORDINANCE No. 2021-05. AMENDMENT TO THE CODE OF SCHUYLKILL TOWNSHIP, CHESTER COUNTY, PA, CHAPTER 340 VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC.  Click here for a complete copy of the proposed ordinance.

A complete copy of the proposed ordinance is available for public inspection  at the offices of The Pottstown Mercury, 390 Eagleview Blvd., Exton PA and the Chester County Law Library, 201 W. Market St., West Chester, PA. Copies may be provided by the Township Secretary for a charge not greater than the cost thereof at the Township building, 111 Valley Park Rd, Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., prevailing time.

Tree Lighting Event October 1, 2021

on the Schuylkill Township Municipal Grounds
111 Valley Park Road, Phoenixville PA

For the opening of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we will be lighting up the night throughout October at our Tree of Hope & Healing, planted to honor those we have lost to domestic violence and to stand as a symbol of hope and resilience for those living with domestic violence – and a reminder that you are not alone.

Parking available at Calvary Bible Church, 110 Valley Park Road

(directly across the street)

Call the DVCCC 24-hour, free hotline 888-711-6270 or


If you are in immediate danger, DIAL 911.

If you cannot call, you can TEXT 911 if you are in Chester County


September 29, 2021 PRPC Meeting

Phoenixville Borough, Charlestown Township, East Pikeland Township,
Schuylkill Township, West Vincent Township, West Pikeland Township

Regional Planning Virtual Meeting

Wednesday September 29, 2021

7:30 PM


Meeting Agenda

The September 29, 2021 Phoenixville Regional Planning Committee meeting will be held virtually via a Zoom webinar.  Residents who wish to attend virtually will have the option to call in and listen to the live audio of the meeting, or attend through a webinar link to access both live audio and video.

To join the on-line meeting, click the link below a the appointed time:

Meeting ID: 854 4300 9043
Passcode: 310689

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