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The Borough of Downingtown is seeking formal proposals for the purchase and development of a prime downtown property located at 150 & 170 East Lancaster Avenue, Parcel numbers 11-8-89, 11-8-90 (by agreement) and 11-8-104, containing approximately 36,724 +/- square feet within the Borough of Downingtown’s Central Business District (the “Property”). The Property is bounded by Lancaster and Washington Avenues, and by Parke and Railroad Alleys.  The Property is currently zoned C-1 & C-2 and is in the Height Option Overlay District.  Currently used for public parking with 66 parking spaces on site. (click here to read full notice)





Borough of Downingtown
Municipal Government Center
4 - 10 W. Lancaster Avenue
Downingtown, PA 19335

610-269-1580 (fax)


Borough Offices will be closed on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day.

Please note: Bulk Trash/Trash/Recycling pick up will be on Wednesday, May 27

May 26th Planning Commission meeting is cancelled.

May 27th Borough Council meeting is cancelled.

Borough Council Summer Meeting Schedule: June 3, July 1 and August 5. 

Employment Opportunity: Borough Police Department
Part-time Park Rangers (seasonal employment)

The Borough of Downingtown is accepting applications for temporary, part-time positions. This outdoor, seasonal work will be from May through September.

 Responsibilities: under general supervision, monitor Borough parks on foot and on bicycle to implement parks and playground regulations. Schedule includes evening and weekend hours. Rate of pay is $10.00/hour. Uniforms are also provided.

Candidates must be 18 years or older to apply. Successful applicant required to pass a physical exam, including drug screening, prior to placement.

(Click Here to download application, Click Here to download full job description)

Applications can be emailed to dformica@downingtown.org or turned in at the Downingtown Police Department, 10 West Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335, between 8:00 am and midnight, Monday through Friday. No phone calls please. Equal Opportunity Employer.   

STREETSCAPE PROJECT: The Borough of Downingtown, in collaboration with IES Construction and PennDot, are excited to announce that an enhancement project (along E. Lancaster Ave between Lloyd Ave and King Street) will begin in the spring and completion should take approximately 10-12 weeks.  The project will include new street lighting, curbing, parking, landscaping, sidewalks and stormwater improvements.  (click here to view rendering) We do not expect any road closures but you should anticipate traffic delays especially during the peak rush hour periods.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause but the outcome of the enhancements will bring an appealing quality to the community.  Should you have any  concerns  or  problems  please  contact  Jack  Law  (ext.  232)  or Kevin Gore (ext. 207) at the Borough.

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