LAST UPDATE: Tuesday, January 27, 2015

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING REVISED SCHEDULE

The January 26, 2015 Board of Supervisors Meeting was cancelled due to inclement weather.
The Board will conduct a special meeting on Friday, January 30, 2015, at 4:00 p.m., to take action on the offer of dedication for The Preserve at Chadds Ford and to process Treasurers’ Warrants and any other business that may come before the Board. Agenda items listed for January 26th will be heard during the next regular meeting scheduled for February 9, 2015.

If any person who wishes to attend has a disability and/or requires an auxiliary aid, service or other accommodation to observe or participate in the meetings, he or she should contact the Township at 610-793-2151 to discuss how those needs may be accommodated.

Susan Simone Administrative Secretary

Route 926 Bridge Replacement

A public meeting about the proposed replacement of the Route 926 Bridge between Pocopson and Birmingham Townships was held on May 20th, 2014.
The current design for the bridge project and the results of environmental studies were reviewed at several public meetings.

view the Powerpoint presentation
view the presentation boards
view the meeting minutes

Township Ordinances

The Pocopson Township Code is available online by clicking here. The new format offers easier, more intuitive use of the Code and provides accurate, up to date information on Pocopson's planning and zoning ordinances.

2015 Township Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held in the Township Office at 740 Denton Hollow Road.
All meetings begin at 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Board of Supervisors (rescheduled-modified) Meeting Agenda for: Friday, January 30, 2015
Planning Commission (rescheduled) Meeting Agenda for: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Barnard House Steering Committee next meeting: not yet scheduled
Founders Day Committee next meeting: not yet scheduled
Historical Committee next meeting: not yet scheduled
Parks, Recreation & Trails Committee next meeting: not yet scheduled


Snowplows, Mailboxes and You

Everything you need to know about how Pocopson maintains our roads during a snowstorm. Read the Township's Winter Maintenance Policy.


Public Notices

On November 24, 2014, the Pocopson Township Board of Supervisors approved Ordinance #1 of 2014 which increases the Earned Income and Net Profits Tax (EIT/NPT) rate for both residents and non-residents from 0.2% to 0.5%, effective January 1, 2015.


2015 Pocopson Township Budget

The 2015 budget can be viewed by clicking here. The Board of Supervisors approved it at their December 8, 2014 meeting.


The Chester County Treasurer is Pocopson Township's Real Estate Tax Collector

2014 tax bills were mailed out in January, 2014. For tax certifications, please click here or call (610)344-6370.

Comprehensive Plan

Please click here to view the Township's Comprehensive Plan and click here to view its maps and other appendices.


Pocopson's Historical Committee Needs You!

Are you interested in local history or education? Our Historic Committee is looking for new members. We connect the past to the present, making Pocopson’s history tangible and relevant for the region’s diverse residents today and for generations to come. Current projects include restoration of the Locust Grove Schoolhouse and Barnard House, an educational website www.locustgroveschoolhouse.org, oral histories, and community events. Committee members participate based upon interests and time. We meet at the Township on the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Come and check us out! For more information, call Kris at 610-563-7188.


Useful Links

Stormwater Management (MS4) Information
Recycling in Pocopson (updated)
PSMA Caring for your Septic System brochure
Carpooling and Public Transportation