Jul 24

SBA Disaster Declaration 16047 & 16048

IMPORTANT NOTE – From Donnie Swope, Planning Manager, Berks County Department of Emergency Services  The below information is related to losses suffered during the storms June 20 and 21, 2019.  It does not relate to losses suffered on any other dates.  Efforts are still underway with regard to those storm events.  Berks County received a …

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May 29

Request for Proposals for Professional Services: Pension Funds Investment Management Advisory Services

Township of Spring, Berks County, Pennsylvania Request for Proposals for Professional Services: Pension Funds Investment Management Advisory Services The Township of Spring, Berks County, Pennsylvania, is seeking proposals for pension funds investment management advisory services for its Police, Firefighters, and Non Uniformed Pension Funds, including: 1. Comprehensive investment services including investment management, advisory services and …

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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

*UPDATE *Governor Wolf Announces Federal Aid Availability

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 12, 2018 View Online Governor Wolf Announces Aid Available in 26 Counties Following Record-Shattering Summer Rains Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) approved his request to declare a disaster in Bradford, Columbia, Delaware, Northumberland, Schuylkill and Susquehanna counties after significant flood damage …

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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 .  

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