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Sep 16

Greenways & Trails Meeting – Cancelled

Township of Spring Greenways & Trails Committee Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 18th, has been cancelled.

May 07

New State Hill – Berkshire Mall 69kV Tie Construction

Crews working for PPL Electric Utilities soon will begin important work to build a new underground transmission line near your property. This project is necessary to improve electric service for you and your neighbors throughout the region. Without the new line, thousands of customers in the region could potentially face long outages in the event …

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May 01

Berks County Conservation District

Surveillance in our area will occur approximately once per month from April 1 through October 31, 2019. Surveillance may occur more often if mosquito populations and/or virus levels elevate and require enhanced monitoring. Both adult and larval mosquito samples will be taken. Larval mosquito control will be conducted on the spot with bacterial-based larvicides. Adult …

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Dec 19

Berks County Conservation District Spotted Lanternfly Control Program

The Berks County Conservation District will be offering a Spotted Lanternfly Control Program to interested private property owners throughout the county. The overall objective is to reduce the number of Spotted Lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) by treating and eliminating one of the invasive insects’ preferred host trees, the Tree of Heaven (Ailanthus altissima).  Several Tree of …

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Oct 19

* * *IMPORTANT SEWER BILLING INFORMATION * * *

* * *IMPORTANT INFORMATION * * * The Township recently upgraded our utility billing software and enclosed this month you will find your new look sewer bill. Please take the time to review and familiarize yourself with the new bill format. If you utilize a third party bill pay or online bill pay service for …

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May 18

Suburban Berks West Joint Comprehensive Plan Update

The Joint Planning Committee has recently completed the Final Draft of the Suburban Berks West Joint Comprehensive Plan. This group consists of representatives of the Township of Spring, the Boroughs of Sinking Spring, West Reading and Wyomissing, and the Wilson and Wyomissing Area School Districts. The current draft is an update to the original comprehensive …

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Feb 14

Trash/Recycling – Additional Carts

Trash Carts (Single Family Dwelling & Multi-Unit Dwelling): The Township has recently provided you with one 96 Gallon Cart for your curbside trash collection service.       During the first six weeks of the new collection program, we have been contacted by a number of our residents to request additional carts for trash and …

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Sep 25

“Let’s be #stormwatersmartPA”

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is working to raise stormwater awareness across the state with a variety of outreach efforts.   We want Pennsylvanians informed of the pollution caused by stormwater runoff and steps they can take to reduce it.  Be Stormwater Smart.  Click to watch a short video from Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection .  

Aug 01

Stormwater Pollution Plans

Under the Pennsylvania’s MS4 (Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems) Program, Spring Township must apply for renewal of its 5-year Stormwater Permit. The application must include plans showing how the Township proposes to reduce pollutants in impaired watercourses. These plans must be available for public inspection for a period of 30 days. The Township has several …

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Mar 26

State Hill-Berkshire Underground Transmission Line Project

PPL Electric Utilities plans to build a new underground transmission line – primarily in the public road right of way – in Spring Township. This line is needed to support reliable electric service in the area and we are committed to continued reliability improvements here and across our service territory. Without the new line, thousands …

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