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.
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.
Borough Council will host a series of three ‘Town Hall’ style meetings to discuss the possibility of Police coverage in the borough. Richland Township Police Chief Rich Ficco will be on hand to answer any questions or concerns that residents may have. Borough Council is encouraging all residents to attend.
Meeting dates and times:
Thursday, August 25, 2016, 7:00 PM
Tuesday, September 13, 2016, 7:00 PM
Saturday, October 8, 2016, 10:00 AM
All meetings will take place at Benner Memorial Hall, 1260 Cherry St., Richlandtown.
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.
Saturday, August 6, 2016
Quakertown Community High School
600 Park Ave (Rear Lot)
This collection event is limited to household hazardous waste only, please do not take electronics, computers or televisions this year.
Two bicycles were found at Benner Memorial Park, please call the borough office to identify 215-538-9290.
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