Old Route 22, at the overpass next to the Greenwich Township Building, will be one lane from the end of March until the end of April.
A temporary traffic signal will be installed to control traffic during this period.
Greenwich Township, Berks County, PA 2023 Meeting Schedule
Greenwich Township, Berks County, PA will conduct the following meetings during January and February 2023 in the Municipal Building, 775 Old Route 22, Lenhartsville, PA 19534.
Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, January 16, 2023 @ 7:30 pm
Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting: Monday, February 6, 2023 @ 7:30 pm
Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, February 20, 2023 @ 7:30 pm
Planning on repaving your driveway? Permit is required. To avoid violation fees, please call the Township Office for the required paperwork. Repave permit is $50.00 and includes inspection both before and after.
Greenwhich Township announces that they will no longer allow dumping of any kind at the Municipal Building. This includes Branches, Brush and Trees. Due to residents dumping bricks, rocks, railroad ties, tarps, chains, trash, plastic ect. Residents may still pick up wood chippings when available if they have the means to load them. Berks Soil and Stone accepts brush and small branches, they are located at 1 Bellemans Church Rd., Leesport PA 484-277-7901. Please call them directly for more information.
There is no dumping of any kind allowed at the Greenwich Township Municpal Building. This includes Christmas Trees.
Please be advised H&K Group has entered the 4th stage of construction on the I-78 Reconstruction project. In doing so, here is an update on the schedule and anticipated road closures for the project.
• Old Route 22 (SR4028/T-975) will remain open to two-way traffic throughout the construction process. However over the upcoming weeks, temporary traffic patterns will be used for day & night operations in order to complete the demolition of stage 4. There will be intermittent 15 minute road closures, to which H&K will provide advance notification with message boards.
• Old Route 22 (SR4028/T-975) In late summer, Old Rt 22 will be restricted to (1) lane in each direction utilizing traffic signals, so that we can complete reconstruction to the Old Rt 22 Roadway. More information to follow at a later date.
• Hausman Road (T-771) will remain CLOSED to thru traffic from Old Rt 22 (SR4028/T-975) to Yarnell Road (T-790). At this time, It is anticipated that Hausman Road will be closed thru 2022.
FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION ON THE EMERGING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) SITUATION GO TO BERKS COUNTY - https://www.co.berks.pa.us/Dept/DES/Pages/NEW_DES.aspx
or THE CDC - http://www.cdc.gov/covid19 or FOR CONSTANT UPDATED INFORMATION ON THE EMERGING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) SITUATION, USE THIS LINK www.berksdes.com
Important Message from our Road Crew! When a tree is down AND BLOCKING a roadway and you are having trouble contacting the Municipal Office please call 911. They have the ability to contact the emergency phone numbers to get the tree removed. Thank you !
WE HAVE BEEN INFORMED BY WFMZ, CHANNEL 69 NEWS, THAT SNOW EMERGENCIES DO NOT ALWAYS GET PUBLISHED TO THE TV SCREEN. IT IS UP TO THEIR DISCRETION WHETHER OR NOT THEY PUT THE SNOW EMERGECY ON THE TV LIST WITH CLOSINGS. PLEASE CHECK OUR WEBSITE UNDER NEWS AND ALSO THE WEBSITE CALANDAR FOR SNOW EMERGENCIES IN EFFECT. WE WILL DO OUR BEST TO HAVE WFMZ PUBLISH AN ANNOUNCEMENT TO THE TV SCREEN BUT WE CAN NOT GET A GUARENTEE THAT IT WILL BE.
The Township of Greenwich has adopted a new ordinance at its regular meeting on Monday, October 1,2018, regulating the parking of vehicles on all public roads owned and maintained by the Township during snow and ice emergencies. Ordinance states that there will be no parking on any Township road or State road maintained by the Township during a snow emergency. Violators will be subject to fines and vihicle towing. Snow Emergency will be called when at least one Board of Supervisors Member and the Road Master are in agreement conditions call for it. Snow Emergencies will be broadcasted by both Radio and Television and when possible will be available here,on the Township website.
The attached Community Awareness Bulletin is provided to the public as part of an increased effort by the Pennsylvania State Police to share important information concerning the safety and security of the citizens we serve. These bulletins will be disseminated as necessary, and will contain information regarding emerging crime trends and safety issues that could impact our communities. The Pennsylvania State Police remains committed to working hand-in-hand with the public to reduce crime and improve the overall quality of life in our communities.
Please consider visiting our public website at www.psp.pa.gov for additional information you might find useful.
Acting Troop Commander Lieutenant Scott Brennan
Pennsylvania State Police