Aug 15

Fake Solar Eclipse Glasses: Your Community May Be at Risk

  West Side Regional Emergency Management Agency  Serving the Boroughs of Sinking Spring, West Reading, Wyomissing and Twp of Spring Thomas Bausher, Emergency Management Coordinator 2301 Monroe Ave, West Lawn, PA 19609 Phone 610.898.8060   Fax 610.898.8054 Millions of Americans will watch the Aug. 21 solar eclipse and have already purchased (or will) eclipse glasses or …

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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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Jul 11

Berks County Comprehensive Plan Update Public Survey

The Berks County Planning Commission is in the process of updating the current County Comprehensive Plan. Over the next month the Berks County Planning Commission will be soliciting citizen input on community perceptions, needs, and issues impacting future growth. Citizen input is extremely important as the comprehensive plan can affect every resident’s way of life. …

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Jul 10

Berks County Gypsy Moth Application

BERKS COUNTY GYPSY MOTH APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE!   Accepting Applications:     Berks County Conservation District (BCCD) is now accepting applications from residents and community associations who would like to be considered for gypsy moth spraying. This is a state program, run by the PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) with cooperation from Berks County. …

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Jun 21

Montrose Blvd. in Cumru Twp. Detour Information

  The southern end of Montrose Blvd. in Cumru Twp will be closed for 6 months beginning July 10.  That affects Spring Twp residents because many people get off Old Fritztown Rd at its intersection with Montrose Blvd.  Below is a detour map which shows that people should use Ardmore Ave. (Speedway is at the …

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Jun 14

Shiloh Hills Park Trail Closure

Due to the construction of the Sunoco Pipeline, part of Shiloh Hills Park and its Trail System will be closed until further notice. Please reference the map below to see the area and trail section that are closed. For you and your family’s own safety, we ask that you stay out of the area outlined …

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May 19

Spotted Lanternfly Pest Alert

Entomology Program Sample Submission Form

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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Mar 07

Keep your Smoke Alarm in Working Order

Jun 01

Aerial spray program for suppression of gypsy moth

 June 1, 2016 To Whom It May Concern, The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), Bureau of Forestry, Division of Forest Pest Management, in conjunction with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service, and various county cooperators, annually conducts an aerial spray program for suppression of gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar) on …

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