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

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Franklin Township - Kemblesville, PA​​

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).

Are you ready to fight THE FLU this season? Get yourself and your loved ones a flu vaccine today. The Chester County Health Department is holding flu vaccine clinics open to the public in locations around Chester County. The event closest to Franklin Township occurs on October 24 at the Fred S. Engle Middle School from 2:30 to 6:30 PM.

The last Chester County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event for Chester County residents in 2019 is on Saturday, October 12 at the Government Services Center, 601 Westtown Road, West Chester, PA 19380. The collection site will be open at 9:00 AM and will close at 3:00 PM sharp.

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.

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 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


Wednesday, October 16

Board of Supervisors Meeting
Start Time: 7:00 PM

     Meeting Agenda

     Treasurer's Report

     Zoning Officer's Report

Tuesday, November 5
HARB and Historical Commission Combined Meeting
Start Time: 7:00 PM

Thursday, November 7

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