Record-height Ida flood waters so damaged Schwenksville Borough Hall that it may be closed for months. Its staff is working remotely in the interim. As of Thursday, the best way to reach it was by e-mail.
Engineering firm Barry Isett & Associates Inc. has been appointed by Schwenksville Borough Council to provide third-party services for its building inspection, code enforcement, and zoning review work.
Schwenksville Borough representatives, guests, and the public celebrated Saturday as all finally saw years of work fulfilled with a ribbon-cutting for the new Borough Hall and Community Center.
It's time for a party, members of Schwenksville Borough Council reasoned, now that the new borough offices at 300 Main St. are completed and occupied. A dedication and open house is set for Saturday.
The first exploratory steps that preface a potential sale of Schwenksville's water and sewer systems to a prospective buyer got under way during Thursday's borough council meeting. No decisions were made.
Borough Planning Commission members voted Thursday to recommend to Borough Council that it undertake a review of "management processes" at and "long-term management solutions" for the Borough Authority.
Schwenksville recently completed its well-organized website transformation. Maybe more importantly, it ensures borough residents know, right at the top of its home page, when coming meetings are scheduled.
No one likes paying taxes. However, if personally bidding your money goodbye is preferable in person, then Schwenksville Borough Tax Collector Tom Laconis has a schedule made for you.