(click here for complete list)
Saturday, December 20
- Santa rides through Downingtown! (click here for details)
Wednesday, December 31
- Library Fundraiser: Skate for Books (view flyer)
NOTICE TO BID
BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN
WEST LANCASTER AVENUE STREETSCAPE PROJECT
Notice is hereby given, the Borough of Downingtown will accept sealed bids online for their West Lancaster Avenue Streetscape Project until January 7, 2015 at 2:00 p.m., at which time bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud. Online sealed bids shall be submitted via the PennBid Program. All documents and solicitation details are available online, without charge, at PennBid www.PennBid.net.
A bid bond in the amount of 10% is required with the bid. Successful bidder will be required to obtain a 100% performance bond.
A mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting is scheduled at 10:00 a.m. on December 30, 2014 at the Municipal Government Center, 4 W. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, PA 19335. The Borough reserves the right to (1) reject any or all bids or portions thereof; (2) advertise for new bids; (3) waive technical defects in the bids as is deemed in the best interest of the Borough.
BOROUGH OF DOWNINGTOWN
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ)
MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT LEGAL SERVICES
The Borough of Downingtown is requesting submission of proposals from qualified law firms/individual attorneys to provide legal services for the year 2015 and, depending upon performance, beyond.
The Borough of Downingtown, located in Chester County, is a Borough under the codes of and laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Governed by an elected six-member Borough Council, the Borough’s chief executive officer is the Borough Manager. The Borough Solicitor is appointed by the Borough Council.
Borough of Downingtown
Municipal Government Center
4 - 10 W. Lancaster Avenue
Downingtown, PA 19335
Student Designed Bike Rack Competition Begins
Your design could become a reality in DowningtownThe Student Designed Bike Rack Program is a collaborative effort between the Borough of Downingtown, Downingtown Main Street Association and the Downingtown Area School District Engineering Department to provide bike-friendly racks in the Borough of Downingtown. (read more)
Dec. 17 Borough Council Meeting is cancelled. Next meeting is Jan. 7.
December 23 Planning Commission Meeting is cancelled
Borough Offices will be closed on
Wednesday, December 24
Thursday, December 25
Moving the Downingtown Library
The nearly complete new facility for the Downingtown Library will be ready for occupancy by early January 2015. The Thorndale-Downingtown Rotary Club is planning and coordinating the move from Lancaster Avenue to Wallace Avenue. The Rotary Club is asking the community to participate by families bringing “little red wagons” to move the boxes of books from the old Library to the new on Saturday January 3rd with a snow date of Saturday January 10th. (click here for details)
Downingtown Borough is currently seeking applications of those interested in serving on the Downingtown Historic Commission and Parks & Recreation Commission. (click here for details)