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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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“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 .  

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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Spotted Lanternfly Pest Alert

Entomology Program Sample Submission Form       Eliminate or Control Adult  Spotted Lantern Fly

DEP Reminds Pennsylvanians to Maintain Home Heating Oil Tanks

Harrisburg, PA – On the first day of autumn, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) encourages residents to take precautions before filling their home heating oil tanks. Poorly maintained or leaking home heating oil tanks can pose a fire risk, diminish indoor air quality, or contaminate groundwater. One in five Pennsylvania homes uses heating oil …

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Western Berks Ambulance Service

Emergencies – Dial 9-1-1 Wheelchair or Non-Emergency Transportation – 610.678.1545 Ext. 6507 Information and Billing Questions – 610.678.1545 Ext. 6509 or 651 Did you know we not only respond to emergency calls, but we also offer medically-necessary Inter-facility and Long Distance Transports? Wheelchair Van Transports – We also have 4 wheelchair vans so we can …

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Vision Statement

VISION: The Township of Spring will follow standard principles of fiscal management and judicious land use to promote a vibrant community and economy. Through a people focused approach, the Township will manage its resources in order to maintain its infrastructure and provide services at the level to which our residents have become accustomed. The Township …

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Mission Statement

MISSION: It is the mission of the Township of Spring to provide its residents and business community with municipal leadership and services in a cost effective and professional manner to ensure the Township remains an affordable, safe and enjoyable place to live, work and play.  

Do You Live in the Wyomissing Watershed?

Do You Live in the Wyomissing Watershed? The Wyomissing Creek is a small, but vitally important stream that flows through our community. The land that drains the rain water off the land into the Wyomissing Creek is called the Wyomissing Watershed. The Berks County Conservation District, in partnership with the Municipalities of West Reading, Reading, …

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