The Emerald Ash Borer and the Spotted Lanternfly are damaging to area hardwoods.  Click Here to learn more about how this can affect the trees on your property.

Capital Infrastructure Projects & Accomplishments – 2012 to date

Much progress has been made in improving our roadways for function and safety.  Improvements are being made to Crossan Park and additional land has been preserved as open space.  Please read further for the details.

The most heavily traveled roadways in Franklin Township are owned and maintained by PennDOT.

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THE LATEST...

Franklin Township - Kemblesville, PA​​

EMERALD ASH BORER

SPOTTED LANTERNFLY

Recently, the Township has received numerous complaints from residents about overgrown vegetation blocking road signs, low hanging branches and vines, and missing road signs on these PennDOT-owned roadways. The Township has encouraged PennDOT to remedy these issues. We are asking you to help PennDOT by calling them at (484) 340-3201 and reporting any road issues you may see on their roads. Roger Palmer is the Township PennDOT Representative. 
These are the roads in our Township that PennDOT owns and maintains:
Appleton Road, Chesterville Road, Good Hope Road, North Bank Road, North Clay Creek Road, North Creek Road, Pennock Bridge Road, Route 896 (New London Road), Strickersville Road, and Wickerton Road (Route 841).

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 19  
SOUTH GUERNSEY ROAD CLOSURE

between Pennock Bridge Road and

Janine Way (Lexington Point) 

8:00AM – 4:00 PM  WEATHER PERMITTING

The Chester County Department of Aging and APPRISE health insurance counselors will provide free, confidential assistance to Medicare beneficiaries during the Annual Open Enrollment Period, October 15, 2019 to December 7, 2019.

South Guernsey Road will be closed between Pennock Bridge Road and Janine Way for road maintenance.  NO THRU TRAFFIC will be permitted whatsoever.  Any residents who live within this section of South Guernsey Road will experience extended delays.

UPCOMING MEETINGS  


Wednesday, September 18
Board of Supervisors Meeting
Start Time: 7:00 PM

      Meeting Agenda

      Treasurer's Report

      Zoning Officer's Report


Tuesday, October 1

HARB and Historical Commission Combined Meeting
Start Time: 7:00 PM


Thursday, October 3
Planning Commission Meeting
Start Time: 7:00 PM


If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend any of these public meetings, please do not hesitate to contact the Township at (610) 255-5212 to make arrangements.

​Invasive Insects Pose a Real Threat

to Franklin Township