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Welcome to Lower Providence Township.

 
SRO Update

School Board Meeting Notice - Consideration of the School Resource Officer program (SRO) is scheduled for the next meeting of the Methacton School Board to be held Monday, Dec. 5. For agenda information, visit the Methacton School District website, methacton.org. Below is link to a document about the SRO program that the Township posted prior to the last School Board meeting.

School Resource Officer Program

 
Electronics Collection Event

Montgomery County has announced a free electronics collection event to be held Saturday, Dec. 17 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell. This is a one-time event.

Click here for details. 

 
Board of Supervisors' Actions

Click here for a summary of the Board's actions from the

December 1st Board of Supervisors meeting.

New Manager Appointed - The Board of Supervisors has ended its search for a new Township Manager, announcing the hiring of Donald D. Delamater. Mr. Delamater comes to Lower Providence having previously served as manager in Hilltown and East Norriton Townships. Read more.

 
Transportation News

422 River Crossing Project - Work has begun on a new US 422 bridge over the Schuylkill river.  This work is focused on replacement and expansion of the U.S. 422 bridge. To find travel restriction updates and information on local/regional transportation  projects visit our "Transportation News" webpage.

 

Travel Advisories
Germantown Pike - PECO gas main work will require the closure of approximately 300 feet of the eastbound lane of Germantown Pike. Work will begin at River Road and eventually end at Crosskeys Road on Dec. 1. The lane closure will take place between 7 am and 3 pm.  Please use caution in the area and expect delays. Read more.
 

South Park Avenue - PA American Water Co. will be replacing 3,400 feet of aging water main on South Park Ave. from Appledale Road to Oakdale Road. The work will begin October 31 and take place between 9 am and 3 pm. It is expected to last several weeks. South Park Ave. will be open during construction but may be limited to one lane at times. Please use caution and expect delays.

 

 

 
 

Located in south central Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Lower Providence Township reflects a unique mix of history and progress. Lower Providence Township encompasses 14.77 square miles, which includes the geographic areas of Audubon, Collegeville, Trooper, Eagleville, Yerkes, and Evansburg. From these villages has grown a community joined in a commitment to provide a safe, productive and prosperous environment in which to reside, raise a family and conduct business. With the City of Philadelphia situated approximately 17 miles to the east and easy access to the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Schuylkill Expressway, Interstate 476 and the Route 202 and Route 422 corridors, Lower Providence Township is truly strategically located for the projected growth into the 21st Century.

Lower Providence Township is a municipality that is governed as a Township of the Second Class with a Board of Supervisors consisting of five elected residents. The Board of Supervisors is responsible for the appointment of the Township Manager, who executes the policies of the Board of Supervisors. The Board of Supervisors also appoints all advisory and regulatory boards.

Within the confines of Lower Providence Township is a portion of Valley Forge National Historical Park and Evansburg State Park. Evansburg State Park provides for a multitude of recreational activities such as horseback riding, hiking, picnicking, biking, fishing and hunting. Mill Grove, the world-renowned first home in America of John James Audubon, is maintained as a museum and wildlife sanctuary by Montgomery County.

The award winning Methacton School District provides extraordinary educational opportunities for Township residents. The Woodland Elementary, Eagleville Elementary, Audubon Elementary, Arrowhead Elementary and Arcola Middle School, a Nationally Recognized School of Excellence, are all located within the Township.



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