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TINICUM TOWNSHIP BUSINESS UPDATES

  • Virtual Zoning Hearing May 13 @ 7 PM: Jesse Heacock, 4 Park Road, Ottsville, (TMP# 44-001-018-003) seeks variance to allow expansion of an existing garage located in the front yard setback. To view or participate in the virtual hearing please email meberle@grimlaw.com no later than noon on the day of the hearing to obtain a link and registration form. To inspect the application and any plans, please email tlewis@tinicumbucks.org.
  • Township Seal Coat Overlay Bid Package: Sealed proposals will be received and publicly opened by the Township at 10:00 am Tuesday May 4th. Click here to view and print the 2021 bid package.
  • 2021 Township Budget: Click here to view the 2021 Budget, as adopted at the advertised hearing at the Board of Supervisors Dec. 1 meeting.
  • The Township's physical office is closed to public access due to covid-19, but we are open for business. Please choose to transact Township business via phone @ 610-294-9154, email admin@tinicumbucks.org, or fax 610-294-9889. Permit applications can be sent to: Tinicum Township, 163 Municipal Road, Pipersville, PA 18947 or left in the drop box located outside the office, during regular office hours.
  • Met-Ed Power Outages: For outages and downed wires call 1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877), or click the "Report Outage" link on www.firstenergycorp.com, or text OUT to 544487. Stay away from downed wires. Treat intersections with inoperable traffic signals as four-way stops.

BUCKS COUNTY RECYCLING EVENTS 2021
Registration for each event is required. Please register at BUCKSHHW.EVENTBRITE.COM

  • May 8: Upper Bucks Area Vocational Technical School, 3115 Ridge Road, Perkasie
  • June 26: Central Bucks South High School, 1100 Folly Road, Warrington
  • August 14: Bucks County Technnical High School, 610 Wistar Road, Fairless Hills
  • October 30: Strayer Middle School, 1200 Ronald Reagan Drive, Quakertown

For more information and to read what you can and cannot bring to the event, click here.

BUCKS COUNTY RECYCLING GUIDE 2021
For information on recycling click here for the 2021 Bucks County Recycling Guide.

RECYCLE USED MOTOR OIL AT TINICUM PUBLIC WORKS
Please bring used oil to the Public Works recycle barrel at 237 Hollow Horn Rd. No gas or antifreeze, please. Thanks to your participation, Public Works recycles over 2,000 gallons of used oil annually, saving taxpayer money and safely disposing of unwanted oil.

RECYCLE ELECTRONICS
TVs, computers and other electronics can contain mercury, lead, arsenic and other potentially hazardous substances that can contaminate groundwater. Contact your waste hauler for pick-up. 611 Metals located at 6776 Easton Rd, Pipersville has a TV and electronics drop-off location.

ROAD & BRIDGE UPDATES 

  • The hill section on Uhlerstown Hill Road is OPEN for the summer. The hill is one-way going uphill.
  • Headquarters Rd Bridge over Tinicum Creek at Sheephole Rd is CLOSED.
  • Check traffic conditions on major PA highways: Log on to www.511pa.com or call 511.

HEADQUARTERS BRIDGE NEWS UPDATE
PennDOT has received the letter of approval from the National Park Service to move forward with the Headquarters Road Bridge project. A copy of the letter was forwarded to the Township from Senator Toomey's office and may be viewed here. Tinicum Township would like to thank Senator Toomey, Representative Labs and Senator Mensch for their assistance and prompt attention to this matter. Tinicum Township will continue to post updates as they are received.
Renderings of the proposed structure may be viewed at www.penndot.gov/RegionalOffices/district-6/Pages/Headquarters-Road-Bridge-Renderings.aspx.

CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION_& SUPPORT

SPOTTED LANTERNFLY
Click here for the Penn State Extension link to the webinar series designed to help property owners and businesses safely manage the Spotted Lantern. These invasive insects pose a significant threat to PA agricultural, wine, fruit, hardwood and nursery industries. For more info and treatment assistance from the USDA call (888) 422- 3359.

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Updated 5/3/2021