June 30, 2016

Help West Pottsgrove Township Community Pool Win a Grant for Improvements!

Visit us and other parks in our area through July 31, 2016 and help West Pottsgrove Township Community Pool win a grant for improvements, up to $10,000!

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Every participating park will have a voting box.

1.) Visit as many parks as you can (including us!) and drop a ticket off to cast a “vote.”

2.) The more parks you visit, the more “votes” your favorite park will receive––increasing their chance to win a grant for improvements, up to $10,000!

3.) Enjoy a little outdoor activity and, at the same time, help
West Pottsgrove Township Community Pool win!

Some of the excellent amenities you’ll find here include a completely renovated pool and park area, including a pavilion.

Register Today

Visit www.pottstownfoundation.org by June 20, 2016 and receive your tickets in the mail.

After June 20th, you can pick up tickets at our Municipal Building.

For more information, please contact Craig Lloyd at wptmanager@comcast.net or 610.323.7717.

West Pottsgrove Township Community Pool website – westpottsgrovepool.com

West Pottsgrove Township’s 3rd Annual Fishing Derby

Saturday, May 28, 2016
9:00 am- 12:00 pm
West Pottsgrove Park
Manatawny Street
Stowe, Pa 19464

West Pottsgrove Township is hosting a fishing derby for all children under the age of 16.

This event is FREE to ALL WEST POTTSGROVE RESIDENTS and their children under 16 years old.

Every registered child will receive one free hot dog and one free drink. Other refreshments will be available for purchase.

  • Event is RAIN or SHINE!
  • Prizes for all age groups.
  • See all Rules & Regulations at registration.
  • Parking will be available on Sell Road the day of the event.
  • All participants must be pre-registered.

Registration begins on April 15, 2016.

Sign ups sheets will be available at The West Pottsgrove Police Station and The West Pottsgrove Township building located at

980 Grosstown Road,
Stowe, West Pottsgrove Township;
Montgomery County, PA 19464

Anyone interested in donating or volunteering, please contact us at 610-323-2090.

All donations are a 2016 tax deduction. Save your receipts along with this flyer.

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West Pottsgrove Township Emergency Services Day

May 14th 2016 9:00AM to 3:00PM
at the West Pottsgrove Elementary School
25 Grosstown Road, Stowe PA

  • Police K9 Demonstration
  • EMS Helicopter
  • Police Swat Equipment
  • Goodwill Ambulance
  • Fire Apparatus
  • Vehicle Rescue Demonstration

Bike Rodeo(For Children age 13 and younger.
Bring a helmet if you have one, working bicycle and a positive attitude.

Bicycle Registration
Bicycle Safety Check
Safety Clinic
Obstacle Course
Certificate of Completion

Food and Drinks for sale by the Lions Club
West Pottsgrove Township will provide a shredder for
residents to shred personal documents

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Spring 2016 Newsletter

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As many of you may have heard this will be my last newsletter as I will be retiring. I want to thank the Board of Commissioners that hired me for the position of Township Manager and gave me the outstanding opportunity to represent the Township. I watched with every passing election changes in the Board and noted that all Commission-ers are serving to make the community a better place to be.

Click to View Entire 2016 Spring Newsletter

2016 Recycling Information Now Available

We now have updated versions of Montgomery County recycling event flyers for household hazardous waste, paper shredding, and tires for 2016.

Due to forces beyond our control, Montgomery County will not be able to hold electronics collection events in 2016. Although state law requires electronics manufacturers to offer recycling opportunities for TVs and computers, those manufacturers are no longer sponsoring county recycling collections in the Southeastern PA region.

  • Best Buy will accept computers and TVs 32” and under for free recycling when dropped off at their store. They will also pick up TVs from homes for a fee. This option may be going away, but for now they are still accepting e-waste.
  • Salvation Army Thrift Store in Montgomeryville accepts working TVs of any size and shape as well as working computers and electronics. They are located at 671 Bethlehem Pike, Montgomeryville, PA 18936, phone number 215-631-1570.
  • Other than municipal drop offs and collections for residents only, there are no free disposal outlets for TVs over 32” that no longer work.

Happy New Year

West Pottsgrove Township would like to wish everyone a happy and safe 2016!

September Regional Community Event Calendar

Thank you to Justin Keller of the Pottstown Area Regional Recreation Coordinator for putting together this detailed regional calendar of events.

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Preventing Fraud in Youth Sports & Non-Profit Organizations

Youth sports & Non-profit organizations have been easy targets for fraud and embezzlement and too often end up in the news after scarce resources have already been misused and spent.

ls your organization protected?

Hear from prosecutors and professional auditors how to ensure your organization’s funds are used only to benefit the organization’s mission, not to line someone’s pockets:

  • Find out what you can do to prevent theft of funds
  • Get tips on how to prevent improper purchases

Learn how to identify the financial weaknesses in your organization.

Download PDF for seminar dates and more information.

2015 Community Day Information

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2015 Community Day
Saturday, June 13th 2015
1:00PM – 5:00PM

Rain Date June 14th, 2015

Being held at

Community Pool
953 Von Steuben Dr
Stowe, PA 19464

Kick of the summer with dollar day at the pool!

$3 Pool Admission,
$1 Hot Dogs & Burgers and $1 drinks

  • Fire and Police Dept. Displays
  • Community Organizations
  • Hot dogs,
  • Hamburgers,
  • Ice cream, Drinks
  • Games
  • DJ entertainment all day

Community Band 4:00-5:00 P.M

All dollar food and drinks on sale all day in the grove.
Flea Market & Yard Sale Area Available, $5 Donation. Bring your own

Come out and enjoy a fun filled day with your friends and neighbors.
For more information contact the Township Office 610-323-7717

Updated Information on Dispoal of Household Hazardous Waste, Paper Shredding, and Tires

2015 Montgomery County Recycling Event Flyers for Household Hazardous Waste, Paper Shredding, and Tires

Due to forces beyond our control, Montgomery County will not be able to hold electronics collection events in 2015. Although state law requires electronics manufacturers to offer recycling opportunities for TVs and computers, those manufacturers are no longer sponsoring county recycling collections in the Southeastern PA region.

  • Best Buy will accept computers and TVs 32” and under for free recycling when dropped off at their store. They will also pick up TVs from homes for a fee.
  • Salvation Army Thrift Store in Montgomeryville accepts working TVs of any size and shape as well as working computers and electronics. They are located at 671 Bethlehem Pike, Montgomeryville, PA 18936, phone number 215-631-1570.
  • Other than municipal drop offs and collections for residents only, there are no free disposal outlets for TVs over 32” that no longer work.

Concern about the lack of county collection events should be directed to the appropriate State Representative and Senator. Haulers and disposal sites are prohibited from accepting TVs and computers as trash, and without recycling opportunities, residents may resort to dumping. An amendment to the state electronics recycling law, called the Covered Device Recycling Act, is needed to ensure the availability of recycling outlets.

For an overview of the Covered Device Recycling Act see:
http://www.elibrary.dep.state.pa.us/dsweb/Get/Document-96988/2520-FS-DEP4324.pdf

Complete information can be found at our Recycling and Refuse page.