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Plarkside Place-sidewalk repairs

Please be aware that sidewalk work in Parkside Place is scheduled to begin August 21, 2019. Please use caution while in the area!

Road Closure/Detour-Hancock Road

Road Closure/Traffic Detour Notice: Beginning 8/15/19 through 8/19/19, on Hancock Road at East Prospect Avenue Sewer line installations will be taking place. Detour: Traffic will be detoured on to East Prospect Ave, then down 10th...

Public Hearing Regarding Verizon Cable Franchise Renewal on August 26th

Notice is hereby given that Upper Gwynedd Township will hold a public hearing regarding cable franchise renewals with Verizon. The public hearing will take place on August 26, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at the Municipal...

Critical Blood Drive- We need your help!

The Red Cross currently faces an emergency need for blood donors to give now to help avoid delays in lifesaving medical care for patients this summer. Right now, blood products are being distributed to hospitals...

Hydrant Flushing

Annual system-wide flushing is essential for the Authority to maintain the highest level of water quality. Flushing will be done between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m in Upper Gwynedd Township this week....

Fireworks Rules and Notices

Comprehensive Plan Survey

Upper Gwynedd Township has formed a steering committee comprised of various community stakeholders to guide the Upper Gwynedd Comprehensive Plan 2040 process in coordination with the Township and the Montgomery County Planning Commission. An essential...

Comprehensive Plan - Open House/Survey

Upper Gwynedd Township has formed a steering committee comprised of various community stakeholders to guide the Upper Gwynedd Comprehensive Plan 2040 process in coordination with the Township and the Montgomery County Planning Commission. An essential...

Nor-Gwyn Pool - Lifeguards Needed

Nor-Gwyn Pool, Upper Gwynedd, PA is looking for certified lifeguards for the 2019 summer season. Spend the summer working at the most beautiful outdoor pool in the region. Highly competitive pay and flexible scheduling. If interested,...

Prescribed Burn at Gwynedd Wildlife Preserve

A prescribed burn will be conducted today (Thursday March 28, 2019) on the meadows of the Upper Gwynedd portion of the 279 acre Gwynedd Wildlife Preserve. The goal of the burn is to control invasive...

*REMINDER* Comprehensive Plan Open House - TONIGHT

Upper Gwynedd Township has formed a steering committee comprised of various community stakeholders to guide the Upper Gwynedd Comprehensive Plan 2040 process in coordination with the Township and the Montgomery County Planning Commission. An essential...

Job Posting

Accepting applications for the open position of; Seasonal Parks Laborer Desired Dates: April – August (dates are flexible) Salary: $10.50/hr Must be 18+ years old Hours: Monday – Friday, 6:45am – 3:15pm (40 hours) MAJOR...

Emergency Blood Drive

UPPER GWYNEDD TOWNSHIP BUILDING MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2019 10:00AM TO 3:00PM Make your Appointment Today! GO TO WWW.REDCROSSBLOOD.ORG ENTER SPONSOR CODE Upper Gwynedd Power Red Cell AppointmentsAvailable! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION Save time on...

Attraction Passes

Brought to you by Upper Gwynedd Township and North Wales Area Library, attraction passes are available for checkout to library members that allows free access to places like museums, zoos, gardens, and more! All passes are available for check...

Snow Emergency Lifted

The snow emergency has been lifted effective immediately (Monday, March 4th at 11:30am). On-street parking may resume. Thank you for your cooperation.

Snow Emergency Declared

Due to the weather forecast Upper Gwynedd Township officials have declared a snow emergency beginning Sunday, March 3rd at 3:00pm. The snow emergency will remain in effect for 24 hours beyond the conclusion of the...

Public Notice: Rock Blasting

PUBLIC NOTICE: Beginning Monday February 25th, rock blasting will be taking place within Upper Gwynedd Township. This will take place for the construction of the Gwynedd Ridge Development along Allentown Road. Gwynedd Ridge is a...

Snow Emergency Lifted

The snow emergency has been lifted effective immediately. On-street parking may resume. Thank you for your cooperation.

SNOW EMERGENCY DECLARED

Due to the weather forecast Upper Gwynedd Township officials have declared a snow emergency beginning Wednesday, February 20th at 8:00am. The snow emergency will remain in effect for 24 hours beyond the conclusion of the...

Comprehensive Plan Open House - POSTPONED

***Due to the weather forecast for tomorrow, the comprehensive plan open house has been POSTPONED to March 20, 2019 from 5:30pm - 8:30pm.*** Upper Gwynedd Township has formed a steering committee comprised of various community...

Service Recognition

At the January 28, 2019 Public Meeting, the Board of Commissioners honored 3 retiring volunteers for their service and dedication to the Township: John Klein served on the Planning Commission for 30 years Erik Bones...

No Knock Ordinance

Pursuant to Ordinance No. 2019-01, Upper Gwynedd Township has established a “No Knock Registry.” The purpose of the registry is to protect the privacy of residents by allowing residents to register their home address on...

Reminder - Spotted Lanternfly Informational Session

The Spotted Lanternfly, an insect from Asia, is invading our woods and gardens. Pennsylvania faces an $18 billion threat to its economy and Montgomery County lies within the expanding quarantine zone. Transportation and horticultural businesses are...

Commissioner Office Hours

Commissioner's Liz McNaney and Denise Hull will be hosting office hours from 1:00pm - 3:00pm every Wednesday in the public meeting room. Stop by and ask a question, share an idea or just get to...

Christmas Tree Recycling

The Township will accept undecorated, cut Christmas trees for recycling through the end of January. Please follow the arrows on the Parkside Place driveway to the paved pool parking lot to drop off your tree...

2019 Proposed Budget

Upper Gwynedd Township has made available online the 2019 proposed budget. The proposed budget includes no increases to the tax rate, which would remain at 2.041 mills. Questions or comments can be sent to Dave...

ZHB & Planning Commission Vacancies

The Township is accepting resumes for vacancies on both the Zoning Hearing Board (ZHB) and Planning Commission (PC). Interested applicants are encouraged to send their resumes by mail to 1 Parkside Place, North Wales, PA...

(Date Correction) Parks & Recreation Advisory Board

The Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Parks & Recreation Advisory Board meeting has been postponed to Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 7:00pm.

Walk for the Cure

The employees of Upper Gwynedd Township banded together for a Walk for the Cure event on October 17 for Breast Cancer Awareness. Over $600 was raised for Living Beyond Breast Cancer from the generous contributions...

Commissioner Office Hours

Upper Gwynedd Township's Board of Commissioners Liz McNaney and Denise Hull will be hosting office hours from 1:00pm - 3:00pm every Wednesday in the public meeting room. Stop by and ask a question, share an...

Reminder - NPSD Property Tax Rebate Program

Members of the North Penn School Board will be holding an informational meeting at the Township Building to explain the NPSD Property Tax Rebate Program. They will also share some updates on School District Happenings....

Calling Upper Gwynedd Seniors!

Members of the North Penn School Board will be holding an informational meeting at the Township Building, to explain to the residents, the NPSD Property Tax Rebate Program. They will also share some updates on...

Carnival Updates

The carnival today is ON, but tomorrow (Sunday) has been cancelled due to the forecast. Family time today is 1:00pm - 5:00pm with bands being sold for $25 per person. The carnival will be open...

Carnival Tonight is Cancelled

Due to the weather, the carnival tonight has been cancelled along with the concert and fireworks. We will re-open tomorrow at 1:00pm with fireworks at approximately 9:30pm.

28th Annual Carnival

Come join us for the 28th annual carnival beginning tonight at 6:00pm! The carnival will be held at Parkside Place Park (1 Parkside Place, North Wales, PA 19454) today through Sunday. Times and more information...

Back to School Dates & School Bus Reminders

Emergency Blood Drive Tomorrow

The Red Cross will be hosting an emergency blood drive at the Township building (1 Parkside Place, North Wales) tomorrow Friday, August 10. Walk-ins welcome or sign up for a time here: www.redcrossblood.org

Concert & Movie Tonight: POSTPONED

Due to inclement weather, tonight's Summer Breeze Concert and Cinema Under the Stars event is postponed. Makeup information will be posted once finalized.

Road Paving Notice

Upper Gwynedd Township has entered into a contract with Harris Blacktopping to provide milling and paving services to pre-determined roads. This work will begin Monday, July 30 th and continue through August. A tentative schedule...

Comprehensive Plan - Call for Volunteers

Upper Gwynedd Township is looking for volunteers to participate on a steering committee for a comprehensive plan update. The comprehensive plan will provide a framework for managing continued economic growth and development/redevelopment within the township,...

PECO Upgrade Work

Beginning this week, PECO will be upgrading systems along the following roads: Sullivan, Mifflin, Patterson, Stirling, Steuben, Garfield, S. Broad, and Smallwood Place. Upgrades are intended to make systems less vulnerable to storm damage. This...

Road Work Notice (Date Correction)

Upper Gwynedd Township has contracted with Harris Blacktopping Inc. to mill and overlay multiple township roads beginning Monday, July 23rd . For more information and a list of roads that will be impacted, click here...

Special Meeting Announcement

The Board of Commissioners special meeting scheduled for Wednesday, July 11 at 6:00pm has been cancelled.

Tennis Court Maintenance

The tennis courts at Parkside Place Park will be closed beginning Thursday, July 12th and are tentatively scheduled to be re-opened Tuesday, July 17th. Youth tennis lessons this Thursday are still on. If you have...

Fire Department - Live Training

The Upper Gwynedd Township Fire Department will be conducting live fire training on the grounds of the Township building next week. This training will take place on Monday, June 18, between the hours of 7:00PM...

Power Outage

The Township is aware of a power outage affecting traffic lights near the intersection of Garfield Ave. and S. Broad St. Please use caution when driving in this area. PECO has been notified.

Road Paving Notice: West Point Pike

Montgomery County will be milling and asphalt paving on West Point Pike between Moyer Boulevard and Sumneytown Pike the week of June 4 th between 9:00am and 3:00pm daily, weather dependent. West Point Pike will...

Summer Breeze Concert Series

Our free "Summer Breeze Concert Series" continues Wednesday night at 7:00pm at the DeBarth Amphitheater in Parkside Place Park with the Ambler Symphony. Bring your blankets/chairs and enjoy our outdoor concert series that will run...

Safe Workplace Earns Township Insurance Dividend

Upper Gwynedd Township (UGT) has a Worker’s Compensation Policy through Selective Insurance Company (SIC). This policy covers the medical costs and income protection for an injury sustained by an employee while at work for the...

Dog Licensing

The Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement will be conducting a license canvas in Montgomery County the week of May 21st. Multiple wardens will be going door to door educating dog owners as well as checking...

Emergency Blood Drive

The Red Cross will be hosting an emergency blood drive at the Township building (1 Parkside Place, North Wales) tomorrow Thursday, May 17. Walk-ins welcome or sign up for a time here: www.redcrossblood.org

Environmental Stewardship and Watershed Protection Grant Award

Upper Gwynedd Township (UGT) was recently awarded $455,000 in grant funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP). This grant funding was utilized for the following projects completed by the Township in April of...

Hydrant Flushing

North Wales Water Authority will be conducting their a nnual system-wide flushing, which is essential for the Authority to maintain the highest level of water quality. Flushing will be done between the hours of 8:00a.m....

Township Response to Wawa Tax Alert Flyer

A letter was sent on April 23rd, 2018 from the Township Commissioners to Provco Pinegood in response to their Wawa flyer mailed to residents two weeks ago. A copy of that letter has been made...

Summer Township Editor

The newest Township Editor will be mailed to residents and hard copies will also be available at the Township building later this week. Stay informed with what is happening in Upper Gwynedd Township! View the...

Prescription Drug Take Back Event

Please join Montgomery County District Attorney's Office and Upper Gwynedd Township Police on April 28th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM for the next #DrugTakeBackDay event. Bring your unused, expired, UN-needed medicines to the Upper...

Prescribed Burn at Gwynedd Preserve

This spring, Natural Lands will be conducting a prescribed burn on meadows in the Upper Gwynedd portion of the 279-acre Gwynedd Preserve. The goal of the burn is to control invasive plant species such as...

Skunk Confirmed Positive for Rabies

Raccoon Confirmed Positive for Rabies

Response to Recent Wawa Flyer and Website

Unfortunately, after the denial of two virtually identical plans for a Super Wawa proposed to be located just after the railroad overpass on eastbound Sumneytown Pike in Upper Gwynedd Township, Wawa has chosen to place...

2018 Election Dates

Winter/Spring Township Editor

The latest Township Editor has been mailed to residents and hard copies are also available at the Township building. Stay informed with what is happening in our Township! View the online version here: http://www.uppergwynedd.org/media/22623/ugt-newslet-winter-spring-2018-v6.pdf

Christmas Tree Recycling

The Township will accept undecorated, cut Christmas trees for recycling through the end of January. Please follow the arrows on the Parkside Place driveway to the paved pool parking lot to drop off your tree...

Snow Removal Operations Notice

Upper Gwynedd Township (UGT) and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PADOT) have agreed to modify snow removal operations on State roads within UGT boundaries for the 2017/2018 winter season. The State-owned roads in UGT are...

Hometown Heroes Banner Program

We are excited to announce a new program, Hometown Heroes to the Township. The Upper Gwynedd Township Hometown Heroes Banner Program is a living tribute created for the community to recognize and honor our Veterans...

Perkiomen Watershed Association Award

On Wednesday, July 26, 20I7, Upper Gwynedd Township was notified by the Perkiomen Watershed Association that the Township is the 2017 recipient of the Watershed's Municipal Award. This award is given to the most deserving...

Park-Sci Playground Wins Award

Park-Sci Playground was again voted the #1 best playground/park in Montgomery County by the Montco Happening magazine. Congratulations to all of the volunteers who were a part of the build over 20 years ago! See...

License Your Dog in PA

All dogs three months or older must be licensed by Jan. 1 of each year. Violators can be cited with a maximum fine of $300 per violation, plus court costs. An annual license is $8.50...

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