UPCOMING EVENTS*

(click here for complete list)  

Downingtown Farmers Market - every Saturday, 9am - 1pm at Kerr Park

Friday, August 25

  • Summer Jam at Kerr Park - presented by Downingtown Main Street Association (more info)


* 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 (5)

BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN
PUBLIC NOTICE

            Notice is given that the Borough of Downingtown will hold a public hearing at 7:00 PM on September 6, 2017 at the Downingtown Borough Hall located at 4 W. Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, Pennsylvania to consider the enactment of the following amendment to the Code of the Borough of Downingtown.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODES OF THE BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN, CHESTER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, AS AMENDED, CHAPTER 256, ENTITLED “SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT”, TO AMEND THE PURPOSE STATEMENT; TO AMEND THE DEFINITIONS SECTION; TO AMEND THE SKETCH PLAN AND PRELIMINARY PLAN REQUIREMENTS; TO AMEND TRAFFIC IMPLACT STUDIES; AND TO AMEND SIDEWALKS AND PATHS AND HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY. (read full notice) (read Ordinance)


BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN
PUBLIC NOTICE

            Notice is given that the Borough of Downingtown will hold a public hearing at 7:00 PM on September 6, 2017 at the Downingtown Borough Hall located at 4 W. Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, Pennsylvania to consider the enactment of the following amendment to the Code of the Borough of Downingtown.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN, CHESTER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, AS AMENDED, CHAPTER 287, ENTITLED “ZONING”, TO AMEND THE OBJECTIVES SECTION AND ADD BICYCLE AND PEDESTRIAN-RELATED TERMS TO THE DEFINITIONS SECTION. (read full notice) (read Ordinance)


BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN
PUBLIC NOTICE

            Notice is given that the Borough of Downingtown will hold a public hearing at 7:00 PM on September 6, 2017 at the Downingtown Borough Hall located at 4 W. Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, Pennsylvania to consider the enactment of the following amendment to the Code of the Borough of Downingtown.

AN ORDINANCE repealing and amending provisions of the Downingtown Borough zoning ordinance; REQUIRING ALL PERSONS, PARTNERSHIPS, BUSINESSES, AND CORPORATIONS TO OBTAIN A PERMIT FOR ANY CONSTRUCTION OR DEVELOPMENT; PROVIDING FOR THE ISSUANCE OF SUCH PERMITS; SETTING FORTH CERTAIN MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT WITHIN AREAS OF DOWNINGTOWN BOROUGH WHICH ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING; AND ESTABLISHING PENALTIES FOR ANY PERSONS WHO FAIL, OR REFUSE TO COMPLY WITH, THE REQUIREMENTS OR PROVISIONS OF THIS ORDINANCE.

(read full notice) (read Ordinance)

BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN
PUBLIC NOTICE

            Notice is given that the Borough of Downingtown will hold a public meeting at 7:00 PM on September 6, 2017 at the Downingtown Borough Hall located at 4 W. Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, Pennsylvania to consider the enactment of the following amendment to the Code of the Borough of Downingtown.

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING section 3.5 of THE downingtown borough civil service commission rules and regulations, “general qualifications for all applicants”, referenced At chapter 16, “Civil service commission,” ARTICLE II, “Rules and regulations,” Section 16-3, “adoption of rules and regulations,” of the downingtown borough code of ordinances. (read full notice) (read Ordinance)


ACT 44 ANNUAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENT

 

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

The Chester County Health Department will conduct a mosquito control treatment spray in portions of Downingtown Borough and East Caln Township on Thursday, August 24th from 7:45pm-11:00pm. Rain date is Monday, August 28th from 7:45pm-11:00pm. For more details, visit http://chesco.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=655.


NEW from the DEP! Homeowners Guide to Stormwater BMP Maintenance - What You Need to Know to Take Care of Your Property (click here)


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - FULL TIME POLICE OFFICER

The Borough of Downingtown is presently accepting applications and hiring for the position of full-time police officer.  Multiple vacancies are anticipated on being filled.

 (Click here for details)


 

READYCHESCO NOTIFICATION SYSTEM

The Borough of Downingtown will now be 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.


MEETING SCHEDULE CHANGES:

Borough Council is on summer schedule with meetings being held on July 5 and August 2. All other meetings are canceled.


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

PART-TIME PARKING ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS



CHRISTMAS TREE FUNDRAISER!

Downingtown Good Neighbor Christmas Committee is fundraising for a new Christmas tree for the 2017 Borough Tree Lighting Event.

Click here for details!


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