UPCOMING EVENTS*

(click here for complete list)  

Downingtown Farmers Market - Click Here for Winter Schedule

Thursday, November 23

Saturday, November 25

  • Borough Christmas Tree Lighting presented by Downingtown Good Neighbor Christmas, 6pm at Kerr Park (next to the Log House)

 

* This website is not updated on holidays or weekends. For changes in event status (i.e. cancellation/postponement), please contact the respective organizations directly.


 

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PUBLIC NOTICES (2)

ACT 44 ANNUAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENT


BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN
NOTICE OF PROPOSED 2018 BUDGET

 The Borough of Downingtown announces that the proposed budget for 2018 is now available for public review and inspection at the Municipal Government Center, 4 West Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335 during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (or click here to view/download)

PUBLIC NOTICE

            Notice is given that the Borough of Downingtown will hold a public meeting at 7:00 p.m. on December 6, 2017 at the Municipal Government Center located at 4 W. Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, Pennsylvania to consider the enactment of the following amendment to the Code of the Borough of Downingtown. At the conclusion of the public hearing the Borough Council and the Mayor will consider enactment and possibly enact the proposed Ordinance. The proposed ordinance is summarized as follows: 

AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN, CHESTER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, LEVYING A GENERAL PURPOSE REAL ESTATE TAX FOR THE 2018 FISCAL YEAR.
Section 1 sets forth a real estate tax in the amount of 7.65 mills shall be levied and collected for the 2018 fiscal year for general purposes, on the assessed value of all taxable real estate in the Borough.

The proposed ordinance contains an ending clause indicating the date of enactment and signature lines for the Borough of Downingtown Borough Council President, Mayor and Borough Secretary. (click here to view ordinance)   

An opportunity will be afforded to all interested persons in attendance to address the Borough of Downingtown in the matter of this ordinance. A full text copy of the Ordinance is available for public inspection, and/or copies of the Ordinance can be obtained for a fee, at the Municipal Government Center at the address listed above during regular business hours, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (except holidays).  

If any person who wishes to review the proposed budget or proposed ordinance has a disability and/or requires an auxiliary aid, service or other accommodation to review the document, he or she should contact Borough Manager Stephen Sullins at 610-269-0344, to discuss how those needs may be accommodated.

Stephen T. Sullins
Borough Manager/ Secretary

ZONING HEARING BOARD NOTICES (0)

 

 


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

610-269-0344
610-269-1580 (fax)
info@downingtown.org

LATEST NEWS

November 22 Borough Council meeting is cancelled. Next meeting: December 6.

Borough offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Please note, TRASH/RECYCLING pick up will be on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25.




TOYS FOR TOTS 2017:

Drop off your new, unwrapped toys at Borough Hall or the Police Department through December 11.


Leaf Collection 2017

OCTOBER 2 - DECEMBER 1

(click here for schedule)

 


REMINDER TO RESIDENTS: Residential parking permits expired on September 30, 2017.  New permits are now available at Borough Hall.   Applications must be submitted in person with proof of residency. Only designated streets/addresses are eligible for these permits. Please contact the Borough at info@downingtown.org if you have any questions. rules/regs    application


READYCHESCO NOTIFICATION SYSTEM

The Borough of Downingtown is now using the County’s ReadyChesCo program as a notification system for our residents. This system lets you choose what alerts you’d like to receive and how you receive them.

To sign up, go to http://www.readychesco.org

To select Borough alerts, go to My Alert Subscriptions/My Community/Downingtown Borough and choose which alerts that you would like to receive.


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

PART-TIME PARKING ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

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