Located in the heart of Upper Bucks County, Pennsylvania is Richlandtown Borough.  At the present time, it is primarily a residential community that consists of more than 400 homes.  The current population is estimated at 1,320 residents, based upon the 2010 U.S. Census.  Richlandtown is governed by a Mayor and 7-member Borough Council.


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The borough is home to churches and several businesses, located throughout.  There are a variety of community-based organizations including Boy Scout Troop #87, Fun Committee, Richlandtown Fire Company, Richlandtown Historical Society, Richlandtown Lions Club, plus Parks & Recreation Board.

Trick or Treat

Mayor Dunn has announced that Trick or Treat in Richlandtown Borough will be held on Monday, October 31, 2016, between the hours of 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM.

Upper Bucks Rail Trail Open House


Design of the Upper Bucks Rail Trail is underway, and the Bucks County Planning Commission is seeking public opinion on the project at an open house on Wednesday, October 19. Residents are invited to the Richland Township Fire and Rescue Building (64 Shelly Rd., Quakertown, PA 18951) between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m. where open house attendees will be updated on the progress while enjoying a special opportunity to provide comment and feedback as to how the trail design can support the best possible trail-user experience.

Bucks County Planning Commission staff and representatives from Richland and Springfield townships will be on hand to answer questions, take public input and share information on the upcoming steps in the trail’s development. For more information about the open house, please contact Paul Gordon of the Planning Commission at pwgordon@buckscounty.org or by telephone at 215-345-3884.

Additional information about the Bucks County Planning Commission is available on the official County website, www.BucksCounty.org.

FREE Paper Shredding Event

Constituents are invited to attend a free paper shredding event that I am hosting with State Representative Justin Simmons on Saturday, October 22 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Red Hill Fire Company Parking lot located at 71 East Fourth Street, Red Hill, PA. Richter Mobile Shredding will be providing the service for constituents.

To ensure that we are able to serve as many constituents as possible, we cannot accept paper from businesses or commercial entities. Households are welcome to bring up to 6 bags of paper to be shredded.

For more information, call my office at 215-541-2388 or Representative Simmons’ office at 215-679-3152. You can also visit our websites at www.senatormensch.com orwww.repsimmons.com.

Vietnam Veterans’ Commemorative Ceremonies

On behalf of a grateful nation, Senator Chuck McIlhinney together with the State Representatives of the 10th Senatorial District present Vietnam Veterans’ Commemorative Ceremonies.

Senator Chuck McIlhinney together with State Representatives John Galloway, Scott Petri, Steve Santarsiero, Marguerite Quinn, and Katharine Watson will recognize and honor the Vietnam Veterans of the 10th Senatorial District for their service and sacrifice on behalf of the United States, with three special Commemorative Ceremonies. In Accordance With Public Law 110-181 SEC.598; the 2008 National Defense Authorization Act authorized the Secretary of Defense to conduct a program to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War and “in conducting the commemorative program, the Secretary shall coordinate, support, and facilitate other programs and activities of the Federal Government, State and local governments, and other persons and organizations in commemoration of the Vietnam War.” A special Vietnam Veterans’ lapel pin has been produced as part of the commemorative program and will be distributed to attending veterans. In order to attend this event and to be eligible to receive the commemorative pin, the recipient must be a United States Veteran who served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces at any time during the period of November 01, 1955 to May 15, 1975, regardless of stationing location. To fully accommodate all who wish to attend, and ensure a sufficient quantity of the commemorative pins, we ask that you select one of the three locations and dates when you register.  Please follow this link  to register.


Doggy Dash !

What a fantastic day, THANK YOU to everyone that helped to make our First Annual 5K race, the ‘Doggy Dash’, a success.  Here are just a few pictures from race day, for more pics please check out our facebook page here .

Richlandtown Dog Park Association

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DD runner and dog