1/3/19 Zoning Hearing Board continued to 2/19/2019

The January 3, 2019 Zoning Hearing Board hearing regarding the application of Chetty Builders of DE, LLC seeking zoning relief so as to permit the demolition of an existing dwelling and construction of a new residential dwelling on property located at 604 West Creek Road in the Township’s Residential Agricultural zoning district has been continued to Tuesday, February 19th at 7:00 p.m.

What can I recycle at the Township Building (740 Denton Hollow Rd.)?

Area residents may drop off recyclables behind the Township Building at 740 Denton Hollow Road, where five large metal bins are emptied weekly by SECCRA. Plastic bags jam the sorting equipment at recycling facilities; so if you transport your recyclables in plastic trash bags, please empty the recyclables into the bins, take the used bags home, and either use them again (if they’’re in good shape) or put them in the trash. If the bins are full, please return at another time. Do not leave recyclables outside the bins.

  • Aluminum cans, foil, and pie plates
  • Corrugated cardboard and boxboard (cereal boxes, cracker boxes, soda and beer cardboard casing)
  • Glass bottles and jars, clear and colored
  • Metal cans. including empty aerosol cans
  • Mixed paper
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Plastic #1-5 and #7 containers


  • Caps/lids even if they are plastic and come from recyclables like water bottles, detergent, etc.
  • Ceramic cups / plates / flower pots
  • Crystal / drinking glasses
  • Light bulbs / mirrors / plate glass / window glass
  • Metallic wrapping paper
  • Oil cans / bottles
  • Ovenware
  • Paint cans
  • Check with your trash hauler about other items that they may recycle. Please note, recyclables are commodities. Dirty or contaminated, they are worthless. Clean and properly prepared recyclables have value and may be turned into new products.

    Township Holidays

    New Year’s Day – January 1, 2019
    Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – January 21, 2019
    Presidents’ Day – February 18, 2019
    Primary Election – May 21, 2019
    Memorial Day – May 27, 2019
    Independence Day – July 4, 2019
    Labor Day – September 2, 2019
    Columbus Day – October 7, 2019
    Election Day – November 5, 2019
    Veterans Day – November 11, 2019
    Thanksgiving Holidays – November 28 and 29, 2019
    Christmas Eve and Christmas Day – December 24 and 25, 2019

    Welcome to Pocopson Township’s New Website!

    After a year in planning and development, it’s here: the new Pocopson Township website. A host of new features designed to provide useful and timely information include:  Read More >> Continue Reading >>