(click here for complete list)
Friday, August 8
- Red Cross Blood Drive at Borough Hall Annex, 2pm - 7pm (click here to schedule)
Saturday, August 9
- SWINGIN’ SUMMER SATURDAY sponsored by Downingtown Main Street Association. 5pm - 9pm E. Lancaster Avenue Pocket Park (more info)
The Borough Council of the Borough of Downingtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania, pursuant to 8 Pa. C.S. § 1201.1, is soliciting sealed bids for the purchase of certain real estate, currently owned by the Borough of Downingtown, located at the intersection of Green Street and Lincoln Avenue, UPI #11-8-240-E, containing approximately 0.05 acres, more or less (the “Property”).
Interested persons may obtain a bid package (“Bid Documents”) by contacting Steve Sullins, 4 West Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335, 610-269-0344. Or click here to download. The minimum bid for the Property is $243.00.
Proposals must be submitted no later than Monday, August 4, 2014, 1:00 p.m. local time and in accordance with the Bid Documents to Steven Sullins, Borough Manager, 4 West Lancaster, Downingtown, PA. 19335.
Bids shall be opened at 1:30 p.m. local time on Monday, August 4, 2014 at the Borough Hall, 4 West Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown PA 19335 and will be accepted or rejected at the regular meeting of the Borough Council on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 7:00 p.m. local time, at the Borough Hall,4 West Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335.
The procedure for submission of sealed bids is described in and subject to the Bid Documents. The Bid Documents also include important information about the Property. The Property shall be made available for sealed bidding in an “as-is” condition only. The Borough is not making any warranty or representation regarding the environmental or physical condition of the Property, its suitability for any particular use, or any other matter. Subject only to certain limited inspection rights as provided in the Bid Documents, the Property is offered for sale “AS IS,” with all faults, and without any obligation on the part of the Borough to cure or correct any defective condition on or about the Property or in the buildings and improvements thereon.
The Borough reserves the absolute right, in its sole discretion, to reject any and all bids, and to waive any and all defects and/or irregularities in bids submitted.
Unruh Turner Burke & Frees, P.C.
Borough of Downingtown Solicitors
Borough of Downingtown
Municipal Government Center
4 - 10 W. Lancaster Avenue
Downingtown, PA 19335
ROAD WORK ALERT:
On Wednesday, July 23rd, the Borough will begin repaving Pennsylvania Avenue between Route 113 and Kerr Park. This paving will be done in segments to minimize traffic issues, however at times, each direction will be closed between those segments. Weather permitting, this work will be performed between 6:00 AM and approximately 6:00 PM.
LOG HOUSE DINNER RAFFLE TO BENEFIT THE SENIOR CENTER (click here to view flyer)
ARTISTS/CRAFTERS/PHOTOGS WANTED for ANNUAL LOG HOUSE ART AND CRAFT SHOW - SEPT. 21 (click here for more info)
BOROUGH COUNCIL MEETINGS SCHEDULED FOR JULY 16 & 23 ARE CANCELLED. NEXT MEETING IS AUGUST 6.
JULY 22 PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING IS CANCELLED.
The Borough of Downingtown is accepting applications for a Part-time Parking Enforcement Officer. This position enforces Borough Ordinances and the Pennsylvania Motor Vehicle Code related to parking. Applicants must be able to walk and stand for prolonged periods in all weather conditions. Some Saturday work is required. Candidates must possess good interpersonal skills, display attention to detail and have a valid PA Driver’s License. (click here to download application) Submit applications to the Downingtown Police Department, 10 W. Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335
The Borough of Downingtown Police Department is conducting a search for non-civil service part-time police officers. This shift work position is responsible for providing police services to Downingtown Borough and East Caln Township. The selection process will include, but is not limited to: oral Interview, extensive background investigation, pre-employment medical, physical and psychological examinations. (read full notice)