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The Borough of Lansdowne Pennsylvania The Borough of Lansdowne Pennsylvania

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Equity Resolution 2017

2017 Trash and Recycling Information
Trash and recycling information for 2017 is now online.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Lansdowne Folk Club presents No Fuss and Feathers – Thursday, April 27
Lansdowne Folk Club presents No Fuss and Feathers on Thursday, April 27 at the Twentieth Century Club, 84 S. Lansdowne Avenue, Lansdowne, PA. Doors open at 7:00 PM and show begins at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $17 when purchased in advance online or with an advanced phone reservation and $20 without an advance reservation. Freshly prepared dinner and desserts will be available for an additional cost. Free on-street parking. For reservations, advance ticket sales or more information visit folkclub.org, email Lfolkclub@gmail.com or call (484) 466-6213. Only cash is accepted at the door.

Town-Wide Yard Sale – Saturday, May 6
The 16th Annual Town Wide Yard Sale takes place on Saturday, May 6. Call (610) 623-7300 ext 211 by April 24 to have your address added to the map. Rain date is Sunday, May 7.

Lansdowne Arts & Crafts Show – Saturday, May 6
The Lansdowne Economic Development Corporation presents this spring tradition in Lansdowne on Saturday, May 6 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm in the municipal lot at 30 N. Lansdowne Avenue. Typical vendors offer wares such as jewelry, woodcraft, ceramics, body products, toys, quilts, stationery, and knitted items. Rain date May 13.

Weaving Longitudes Opening Reception – Saturday, May 6
The Lansdowne Arts Board is proud to present this fourth show in its inaugural Juried Solo Exhibition Series, curated by Bridgette Mayer. Weaving Longitudes will survey the work of Leanne Grimes and Lisa Haskell, two artists who intersect and overlap in their explorations of time, space, and memory. The culmination of this show focuses on how the two weave their stories as mothers, daughters, and art educators onto the walls of the 20*20 House with work they have made throughout their careers. The show will be a look back, forward, and through, with new connections made as a result. The 4:00-6:00 pm reception features drinks and light refreshments. 20*20 House, 20 Lansdowne Court, Lansdowne, PA 19050

Bingo at First Presbyterian Church – Saturday, May 6
First Presbyterian Church of Lansdowne hosts Bingo Night from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Saturday, May 6. Doors open at 5:30 pm. Admission is $10 and includes 3 face bingo card. Concessions will be available for sale. Raffle basket tickets also for sale. For more information call 610-622-0800.

Spuyten Duyvil at Lansdowne Folk Club – Thursday, May 18
The Lansdowne Folk Club presents an evening with Spuyten Duyvil on Thursday, May 18, at the Twentieth Century Club, 84 S. Lansdowne Avenue. Doors open at 7:00 PM and show begins at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $17 when purchased in advance online or with an advanced phone reservation and $20 without an advance reservation. Freshly prepared dinner and desserts will be available for an additional cost. Free on-street parking. For reservations, advance ticket sales or more information visit website www.folkclub.org, email Lfolkclub@gmail.com or call (484) 466-6213. Only cash is accepted at the door.

Lansdowne Friends School May Fair – Saturday, May 20
Lansdowne Friends School hosts a day of fun, music, celebration and great food from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. This is the School Community Association’s (SCA) biggest fundraiser of the year. Tickets for all of the day’s activities are available for purchase the day of the event. Questions? Please contact Missy Duran at: missywrightrn@yahoo.com

Lansdowne Farmers Market Opening Day – Saturday, May 27
The Lansdowne Farmers Market opens its 2017 season at 9 am in the municipal lot at 30 N. Lansdowne Avenue, across from the Lansdowne Theater. Stop by for terrific shopping and a great time held every Saturday through October 28! Featuring fresh, locally-grown fruits, veggies, meats, bread and more. Check LansdowneFarmersMarket.com for details.

Lansdowne Memorial Day 5K – Monday, May 29
The 11th annual Lansdowne Memorial Day 5K starts at 7:45 am in front of Veterans Mini Park and the Lansdowne Theater on North Lansdowne Avenue. Starts 7:45 am across from Lansdowne Theater (30 N. Lansdowne Avenue). On-site registration begins at 6:30 AM. See complete details and register online.

Craig Bickhardt and Michael Ronstadt at Lansdowne Folk Club – Thursday, June 8
The Lansdowne Folk Club presents an evening with Craig Bickhardt and Michael Ronstadt on Thursday, June 8, at the Twentieth Century Club, 84 S. Lansdowne Avenue. Doors open at 7:00 PM and show begins at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $17 when purchased in advance online or with an advanced phone reservation and $20 without an advance reservation. Freshly prepared dinner and desserts will be available for an additional cost. Free on-street parking. For reservations, advance ticket sales or more information visit website www.folkclub.org, email Lfolkclub@gmail.com or call (484) 466-6213. Only cash is accepted at the door.

About Lansdowne
Lansdowne Borough is a first-generation suburb situated in Delaware County, PA just six miles west of downtown Philadelphia and six miles east of Media, the county seat. Lansdowne’s 10,500 residents are active volunteers in their 1.2 square mile community. more

Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program for Seniors
The rebate program benefits eligible Pennsylvanians age 65 and older; widows and widowers age 50 and older; and people with disabilities age 18 and older. The income limit is $35,000 a year for homeowners and $15,000 annually for renters, and half of Social Security income is excluded. The maximum standard rebate is $650, but supplemental rebates for qualifying homeowners can boost rebates to $975. The Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program is one of five programs supported by the Pennsylvania Lottery. Since the program’s 1971 inception, older adults and adults with disabilities have received $4.8 billion in of property tax and rent rebates. The rebate program also receives funding from slots gaming. Property Tax/Rent Rebate application forms and assistance are available at no cost from Department of Revenue district offices, local Area Agencies on Aging, senior centers and state legislators’ offices. See a full explanation of the program here or check on the status of your rebate.

Seniors Sought for Philabundance Food Program
Philabundance distributes food boxes for low-income seniors who qualify. For more information, call the Philabundance Food Help Line at 800-319-Food-3663 or visit the program website.

Dog licenses are available at the Treasurer’s office at the County Government Center in Media, or applications can be filled out and downloaded from the County website and mailed in with the fee; the license will be returned via mail. More information. For more information on pets and lost animals look here.

Find a Stray? Call Delaware County Animal Control
Lansdowne Borough requests that residents finding a stray or lost dog or cat please call Delaware County Animal Control at 610-522-1113. The Lansdowne Police Department will be enforcing the State Dog Law and local ordinance pertaining to dog violations. Although warnings will be issued for a first offense, citations may be issued to repeat offenders. more

Free Smoke Alarms – The Lansdowne Fire Company has free smoke alarms. To inquire email the Lansdowne Fire Company jgould@lansdownefire.com or chief19@lansdownefire.com. Smoke alarms should be replaced every ten years, batteries twice per year. Smoke alarms should be located on each level of a home, as well as in each bed room.

Community Action Agency of Delaware County Home Weatherization Program
This program is free to qualified residents and will lower your energy bills by an estimated 20-30%!! Qualified Delaware County Renters and Homeowners applicants may receive the following FREE services: Home Energy Audit – Attic Insulation – Diagnostic Air Flow Testing – Heater Inspection, Service, Repair and Replacement – Weather Stripping and Caulking – Window & Door Repair or Replacement – Refrigerator Evaluation – Energy Conservation Education

For complete information about the program, click here.

Lansdowne Allied Youth Council
Grant money may be available from the Lansdowne Allied Youth Council for worthwhile cultural, civic, service, athletic, or social projects. Inquire by mail at LAYC, P.O. Box 311, Lansdowne 19050, or by email to Grants Chairman Van Bond, vanbond@bellatlantic.net. The LAYC has served Lansdowne proudly since 1944. more

pwPenn Wood Patriots Athletics

Follow all of Lansdowne’s hometown high school teams – check the Penn Wood High School athletic schedule and show your support!

Bulk Trash Pickup
Guidelines for pickup of large items and the Bulk Trash Pickup Request form. more

Yard Waste Program
Due to popular demand, more dates have been added for pick-up. more

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