News Flash

Posted on: February 27, 2021

Haiku of the black child ~ Andre Johnson

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Eyes of History,Windows of Promise,Future is Bright.Haiku of the black child ~ Andre Johnson

(Submitted in 2021)

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Black History Month Submissions

News Flash

Posted on: May 24, 2022

Comprehensive Plan Public Meeting June 16, 2022

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Lansdowne Borough Seeks Public Input on Future Development and Preservation

  • Where should different types of new businesses be encouraged?
  • What types of housing should be allowed in various areas?
  • What should be done to protect historic buildings and resident...
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Additional Info... Comprehensive Plan
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee Launches Citizen Survey

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You are invited to participate in the Comprehensive Plan process! Complete the Citizen Survey - we value your feedback!

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Comprehensive Plan

News Flash

Posted on: January 27, 2022

The Latest COVID News from Delaware County

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1/25 Update: Delaware County, Trinity Healthcare, and the Ever Abundant Life Church (121 Ridge Ave.) in Darby are hosting a 2-hour COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Monday, Jan. 31 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. No Appointments necessary!

1/21 Update: Delaware County c...

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Additional Info... Coronavirus
Posted on: March 26, 2021

Delaware County Announces Emergency Rental Assistance Program

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Delaware County officially launched the Delaware County Emergency Rental Assistance (DELCO ERA) Grant Program on March 26. The program assists renters who have suffered disruption and loss of income due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional Info... Coronavirus
Posted on: March 16, 2021

PA Update: Effective April 4, More Options for Restaurants and Other Businesses

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As COVID-19 cases have declined and vaccination rates are climbing, Governor Tom Wolf today announced the lifting of some targeted restrictions on restaurants and other businesses, as well as increased gathering limits.

Additional Info... Coronavirus
Posted on: February 10, 2021

Delaware County COVID-19 Vaccine Site Clarification

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Delaware County Government is one of several vaccine providers in the County.

The County encourages those in Phase 1A to look to other vaccine providers in addition to the County. The County is just one of several providers being sent vaccine supply from t...

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Additional Info... Coronavirus
Posted on: February 5, 2021

COVID Vaccine Information

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Delaware County Government is one of several vaccine providers in the County. The County is working with all COVID-19 vaccine partners including hospitals, care homes, pharmacies, and eventually doctors’ offices and urgent cares, to get the vaccine out as...

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Additional Info... Coronavirus
Posted on: January 9, 2021

PA Department of Health Releases COVID Vaccination Schedule

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The PA Department of Health has issued a comprehensive COVID Vaccination Plan. The COVID-19 vaccine will be distributed to Pennsylvanians in a phased approach. View the plan on the PA Department of Health website HERE

The commonwealth’...

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Additional Info... Coronavirus

News Flash

Posted on: August 18, 2022

September 17’s Community Bike Ride and Walk: More than Just Bikes

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Lansdowne Borough is hosting a Community Bike Ride and Walk along the Lansdowne Loop with the Delco Bike Coalition and Greater Philadelphia Bicycle Coalition on Saturday, September 17.

Lansdowne Borough is hosting a Community Bike Ride and Walk along the Lansdowne Loop with the Delco Bike Coalition and Greater Philadelphia Bicycle Coalition on Saturday, September 17.

The event begins at 1:00 at Highland Avenue Parking Lot with a communit...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: August 18, 2022

Community Party on Saturday, August 27!

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Have you ever felt like cooking a plant-based dish, but in the end decided to go with your reliable meat recipe? Here’s your chance to experiment with quality plant-based food and to bring your friends and family with you!

Have you ever felt like cooking a plant-based dish, but in the end decided to go with your reliable meat recipe? Here’s your chance to experiment with quality plant-based food and to bring your friends and family with you! 

On A...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: July 21, 2022

Community Day at Hays Park

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The Lansdowne Environmental Advisory Council is hosting a Community Party at Hays Park - Come and sample free, delicious plant-based, chef-prepared soul-food and international recipes. Kids’ food and kids’ activities with prizes too!

Additional Info... Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: July 14, 2022

Baby Bird Myth

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IT’S A MYTH that if you touch a baby bird, mama bird will reject it.

IT’S A MYTH that if you touch a baby bird, mama bird will reject it. Research shows it’s not true: if you find a baby bird, it's best to put it back in its nest. The nest with these catbird babies was knocked from a Lansdowne ...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Power to the Pollinators! Come Join us at a Fun Gathering on June 29!

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Lansdowne has a pollinator garden at Interboro Park, and weather permitting, volunteers will be tending to it on Wednesday, June 29 from 5-7 PM. We would love to see you there!

Lansdowne loves its pollinators: the butterflies, dragonflies, ants, bees, moths, hummingbirds, and beetles that spread pollen from flower to flower and make new plant life possible. 

Lansdowne has a pollinator garden at Interboro Park, and weathe...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: April 23, 2022

It was a Great Earth Day Celebration in Lansdowne Borough!

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Many thanks to everyone who volunteered and joined us at our Earth Day Celebration!

Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Byrne would like to thank the many residents who volunteered to plant trees and plants, pick up litter, and to volunteer. 
Special thanks to Bethel AME and Reverend Speakes for hosting the event, Representative ...
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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Delaware County Sustainability Conference

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Delaware County hosted its first Sustainability Conference on April 21, 2022.

Delaware County hosted its first Sustainability Conference on April 21, 2022.  It was a free event, open to all and was held at the Waterfront at Subaru Park.  The event was Zero-waste, vegan (plant-based), and SEPTA had special buses so...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: April 20, 2022

Lansdowne's Bird Town Group Celebrates Earth Day!

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Join the Bird Town Group at this year's Earth Day celebration on April 23rd from 11am to 3pm for fun bird themed activities!

Join the Bird Town Group at this year's Earth Day celebration on April 23rd from 11am to 3pm for fun bird themed activities!Lansdowne’s celebration of Earth Day will include several bird-themed activities hosted by the Environmental Advisory Council's Bir...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Give Plastic the Respect it Deserves!

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Plastic pollution is a big problem for our town, our region, our country, and our planet. But plastic is not, on its own, horrible. In fact, it’s a wonder product!

Plastic pollution is a big problem for our town, our region, our country, and our planet.  But plastic is not, on its own, horrible.  In fact, it’s a wonder product!  Plastic parts make vehicles lighter so they need le...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: March 20, 2022

Earth Day at Interboro Park

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Join Lansdowne neighbors and friends for Earth Day on April 23rd from 11am to 3pm at Interboro Park

Join Lansdowne neighbors and friends for Earth Day on April 23rd from 11am to 3pm at Interboro Park.

Rain Date is April 30th

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: March 7, 2022

2022 Delaware County Sustainability Conference

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Delaware County is hosting a free, in-person Sustainability Conference at Subaru Park, 1 Stadium Dr., Chester, PA 19103 on 4/21/22, from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

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Posted on: February 14, 2022

Mosquito Control Alternatives

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Hidden in bushes and trees all over Lansdowne, parent songbirds will soon be feeding adorable little hatchlings. The babies have fragile throats, so they need soft food. Fortunately, nature provides the perfect protein for the little ones: caterpillars!

Hidden in bushes and trees all over Lansdowne, parent songbirds will soon be feeding adorable little hatchlings.  The babies have fragile throats, so they need soft food.  Fortunately, nature provides the perfect squishy protein packets ...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: January 17, 2022

SPIDERS, and SEWERS, and SONGBIRDS -- oh my!

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Participants in the Lansdowne Public Library’s Steps into Nature programs learned about all nature bugs, trees, mammals and birds!

Did you know that 

—a harmless spider was first discovered in Lansdowne?  In all the world it exists only in our region.

—trees don’t just drop their leaves in fall?  With special &a...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: December 13, 2021

What is Composting?

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Composting is the natural way of recycling leaves, yard waste, and food scraps.

BLACK GOLD!?  What’s black gold?  Can I get some? 

Yep, if you get into composting.  Composting is the natural way of recycling leaves, yard waste, and food scraps. Anything that grows eventually falls apart; c...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Hazards of "FOG"

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DID YOU KNOW that FOG is a terrible problem for your home pipes and for sewer systems? FOG stands for “Fats, Oils, and Grease.” Fats that go down drains firm up when they get into the colder pipes in your basement and then underground.

DID YOU KNOW that FOG is a terrible problem for your home pipes and for sewer systems?  FOG stands for “Fats, Oils, and Grease.” Fats that go down drains firm up when they get into the colder pipes in your basement and then un...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: November 15, 2021

You can SAVE MONEY while also making our air healthier for your family!

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Try these actions recommended by the Lansdowne Borough EAC.

Try these actions:-- Keep your home no higher than 67° in winter. At home wear warmer clothes and add blankets to your beds.  Your ancestors managed that; you can too—really!  You’ll save on your home-heating ...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: November 12, 2021

The EAC Welcomes New Volunteers

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It is very exciting to have new energy and creativity in our efforts. We welcome more volunteers for our various teams.

Thanks to everyone who spoke with us at the Farmer’s Markets. Our table was super busy with residents concerned about recycling properly and reducing waste in their lives. In addition, we offered great information on getting solar power for your...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: October 11, 2021

Energy Efficiency Saves Money -- and PA Small Business Program Can Provide Grant Money as Well

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Small businesses and farmers who want to improve their operations through energy efficiency, pollution prevention, and natural resource protection can apply now for up to $5,000 in state grant funding.

Small businesses and farmers who want to improve their operations through energy efficiency, pollution prevention, and natural resource protection can apply now for up to $5,000 in state grant funding.

Applications are now open for the Pennsylvania Departm...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Big Day Coming up for Climate and the Environment

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October 6 is National Energy Efficiency Day! The cleanest, cheapest energy is the energy you never use in the first place.

October 6 is National Energy Efficiency Day!  

Coming right between Labor Day and Halloween, you may have overlooked this important occasion (which has been observed for the past 15 years).  But -- think again.  The cleanest, che...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: September 13, 2021

Lansdowne’s Streets: Just For Cars, or Can They Be for Everyone?

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The Complete Streets philosophy underpins the goals of Council to make Lansdowne a more walkable town and a town that is for bicyclists.

Lansdowne is one of the nicer places for walking and bicycling.  We offer a “Tree City” landscape; our neighborhoods feature hundreds of attractive houses and gardens; and a walker or bicyclist going any distance is likely to encounter an interes...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: August 13, 2021

Outwitting the Lansdowne Mosquito

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Spraying yards, parks and neighborhoods with pesticides is not the answer. Here are some environmentally friendly alternatives to consider.

Some years, they appear by the tens of thousands, attacking us in our gardens, porches and decks. Tiring of spraying every inch of our skin with repellants, we give up and retire indoors until October.

Maybe it’s time to stop conceding summer to the mosqui...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Survey Shows: People in Lansdowne Care About the Environment

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There is a popular bumper sticker that says, “Think globally, act locally,” and this is the bottom line from the “Lansdowne Environmental Priorities Survey” conducted by the Environmental Advisory Council.

Think globallyA large majority of survey responders put Addressing Climate Change at the top of the list of important environmental issues. Large majorities also view Conserving Energy, Improved Recycling, Air Polluti...

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See the survey results... Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Are you ready for an electric car? Police Department says Yes!

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Every year or two, cars in Lansdowne’s vehicle fleet (primarily police cars) age out of service and are replaced.  The next additions to the fleet may very well be electric vehicles (EVs), representing a new chapter in Lansdowne Borough’s ongoing...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Clean Energy Initiative for Lansdowne Borough

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Lansdowne Borough Hall HVAC System has Been Upgraded

The new system can modulate the temperature across all rooms and times of day. This control allows users to optimize the climate both comfort and energy efficiency. The primary upgrade to the system is a controller, effectively the brain of the system. Th...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Electronics and Clothing Recycling in Lansdowne

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Lansdowne now has a contract with Retrievr to recycle electronic and clothing waste.

Lansdowne now has a contract with Retrievr to recycle electronic and clothing waste. I am quoting from their website - retrievr.com - regarding this service. As you know, we must pay to have our waste trucked to landfills and incinerators. This p...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: March 17, 2021

Spring Online Environmental Workshop Series Kicks Off Friday March 19th

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Spring Online Environmental Workshop Series Kicks Off Friday March 19th

Lansdowne's Environmental Advisory Council is presenting six workshops over the next six weeks, starting this Friday. All workshops are on Zoom and run from 6:00 to 7:00 PM.

Zoom links can be found on the Borough Calendar.

As we head into spring, p...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: February 10, 2021

Is Zero Waste an Option for Lansdowne? Part II

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Part II is an attempt to better understand how Lansdowne is currently
handling our waste management.

Part II is an attempt to better understand how Lansdowne is currently  handling our waste management. All of our mixed recycling goes to J.P. Mascaro, a  recycling company in Berks County; each recycling day at least one diesel powered &...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: January 18, 2021

Is Zero Waste an Option for Lansdowne?

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Let’s think about what we can do in Lansdowne to reduce our carbon footprint. Toxic chemicals from burning plastic getting into our air, soil, water and our bodies, can be a thing of the past.

As you know, Lansdowne is aiming to reduce its carbon footprint
dramatically over the next decades. Waste management needs to be part of that cleanenergy transition plan. We in the EAC are looking for answers regarding our recycling
program-how much o...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Energy Efficiency Update

For at least the past decade, Lansdowne Borough Council has been planning with energy efficiency in mind. From traffic lights and street lights, to new windows, the Borough has been saving money by investing in energy efficiency. Here are a few details re...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Tips for Saving Energy in Your Home

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There are several things you can do to save energy in your home!

TIPS FOR SAVING ENERGY IN YOUR HOME

Conserving electrical and natural gas energy is a very basic step we can take to help with the climate crisis. Everyone makes decisions, small and large, as to how much energy they will use daily. Eventually, by 2050 acc...

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Environmental Advisory Council
Posted on: November 17, 2020

New Worlds to Conquer for Sustainability Activist: First Lansdowne, Now DelCo

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One of Delaware County Council’s first actions after last year’s election was to unanimously establish the Delaware County Sustainability Commission.

 

When it met for the first time last month, the new Commission included Carol Martsolf, ...

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Environmental Advisory Council

News Flash

Posted on: March 5, 2021

Statement Regarding Borough Sewer Bill Overcharge

March 5, 2021 - The Borough recently discovered that Borough tax bills for 2021 contained an overcharge for sewer fees that resulted from a calculation error.

Additional Info... Finance

News Flash

Posted on: September 23, 2022

September 23, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 

Happy fall!

 

The nice cool evenings of fall have ushered in a number of great events in Lansdowne with more wonderful community celebrations to come. 

  

Economic Development:

Lansdowne ...

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From the President
Posted on: August 22, 2022

August 22, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 

As we move into the last days of August and into the cooler autumnal season, on behalf of Lansdowne Borough Council I wish all families returning to the school year a joyous and happy fall. The fall continues to herald...

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From the President
Posted on: July 21, 2022

July 21, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 

As we move into the heat of Summer and the dog days of August, I, on behalf of Council, urge all members of the community to stay cool and find opportunities to check in on neighbors to be sure that all are well. If an...

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From the President
Posted on: June 17, 2022

June 17, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

Summer is upon us and on behalf of Council I wish everyone a happy and beautiful summer. The spring has been productive and this summer, Lansdowne Borough will continue to build on the successes of the spring.

Over the past month...

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From the President
Posted on: April 22, 2022

April 22, 2021: Letter From Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Lansdowne neighbors,

April Showers have brought us spring flowers. Along with the flowers blossoms and bird songs, Lansdowne Borough has many reasons to celebrate.

First, I would like to thank Mayor Byrne, Vice President Naji-Taylor and fellow Councilm...

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From the President
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Dedication Ceremony for the Gateway Slope Project

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On April 8th 2022, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Magda Byrne celebrated the opening of the Gateway Slope walkway with a dedication ceremony to Norman "Marty" Council. Several elected officials spoke about the collective vision from the fed...

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From the President
Posted on: April 3, 2022

Autism Awareness Day Flag Raising

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Thank you to everyone who participated in the Autism Awareness Day flag raising ceremony on Saturday, April 2nd!

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From the President
Posted on: March 20, 2022

Earth Day at Interboro Park

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Join Lansdowne neighbors and friends for Earth Day on April 23rd from 11am to 3pm at Interboro Park.

Rain Date is April 30th

Lansdowne Borough and several of Lansdowne Boards including the Environmental Advisory Council, Parks and Recreation Board, and Shad...

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From the President
Posted on: March 18, 2022

March 18, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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To all of our Lansdowne Friends and Neighbors, Happy Spring!

As we move into Spring and the flowers begin to blossom and the birds begin to sing, Lansdowne Borough has many reasons to celebrate. 

Over two years ago, the Mayor and Council were delib...

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From the President
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Resolution Supporting Ukraine and its People

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Lansdowne Borough Council unanimously voted to support the Ukrainian people in resisting the aggression and invasion by Russia. A resolution was passed at the Borough Council Meeting on March 2nd. 

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Resolution Supporting World Autism Day

Autism Awareness Day

In recognition of the growing needs of the worldwide autistic community and to raise awareness about autism spectrum disorders and the need to provide services to individuals and families who are affected, the United Nations first designated April 2nd as ...

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Read the Resolution... From the President
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Resolution for Women's History Month

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March is Women's History Month. 

Lansdowne Borough Council passed a resolution honoring the contributions of women throughout history and asking Lansdowne residents to share their stories about women who have helped shape history in Lansdowne, the...

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Read the Resolution From the President
Posted on: February 17, 2022

February 17, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Lansdowne Friends and Neighbors,

Happy February! I hope you all celebrated a joyous Valentine’s Day and had the opportunity to support our local businesses in your celebrations.

As we emerge from the cold winter and move into the first flowers in March...

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From the President
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Hometown Heroes Banner Thank You

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The Lansdowne American Legion Post 65 would like to thank the sponsors who made donations for the WWI Lansdowne Veteran Recognition (LVR) banners that were displayed on the various street poles throughout Lansdowne.  It would have not been possib...

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From the President
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Borough Council Adopts Black History Month Resolution for 2022

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Lansdowne Borough Council recently adopted a resolution honoring February as Black History Month and recognizing the theme of "Black Wellness and Health" for 2022. Residents are encouraged to observe this month with programs, celebrations, cerem...

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Read the Resolution... From the President
Posted on: January 20, 2022

January 20, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Lansdowne residents, 

Happy New Year! As we celebrate the new Year and move through Winter into the Spring, this year Lansdowne Borough will continue the growth and renaissance of Lansdowne with projects coming to fruition, businesses opening...

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From the President
Posted on: January 4, 2022

New Council Members and Mayor are Sworn In Monday, January 3rd, 2022

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At the January 3, 2022, Lansdowne Reorganization Meeting new council members Kellie Bowker, Robert Curry, Carol Martsolf and Jayne Young were sworn in as well as Magda Byrne as Mayor and Bill Smith as Tax Collector. 

Borough Council also voted una...

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From the President
Posted on: December 17, 2021

December 19, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Lansdowne neighbors,

As we end the year, I want to take a moment, on behalf of Lansdowne Borough Council, to thank the many people in the Lansdowne community for the hard work throughout the year. I am grateful to be in a community where the many peop...

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From the President
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Lansdowne Council Members and Personnel Honored at Borough Council Meeting

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At the last council of the year, Lansdowne Borough Council recognized the Councilmember Michael Schleigh, Councilmember Janet English, Councilmember Wardell Holt, and Vice President Magda Byrne for their years on Council. Lansdowne Borough Council also re...

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From the President
Posted on: November 19, 2021

November 19, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors, 

As we move into the winter months, holiday season and New Year, Council wishes goodwill and prosperity to all in Lansdowne in the coming year.

We continue working to finalize the budget for next year and plan to retain the excellen...

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From the President
Posted on: October 22, 2021

October 22, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors, 

Welcome to the brisk days and beautiful leaves in the Borough of Lansdowne! This autumn, Lansdowne Borough Council will be busy working to complete our current projects and continue to develop our upcoming projects in Lansdowne. B...

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From the President
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Council Passes Resolution in Support of the PRO Act

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Lansdowne Borough recently passed a resolution in support of the PRO Act - US House of Representatives House Resolution 842 - that protects the Right to Organize (PRO) and removes many of the barriers to organizting for workers. The Borough of Lansdowne s...

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Read the Resolution... From the President
Posted on: September 16, 2021

September 16, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors, 

As the waning days of summer blend into the cool days of autumn, Lansdowne Borough Council wishes an easy beginning of the school year to all of the residents and hopes that as the flowers bloom and leaves change that yo...

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From the President
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Nhaomi Lartey, Lansdowne Borough Junior Council Person, Featured in PA Borough News Magazine

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Congratulations to Nhaomi Lartey, Lansdowne Borough Junior Council Person, who was featured in the September issue of the Pennsylvania Borough News Magazine. The Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs (PSAB) published a profile of Lansdowne's Junior C...

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See the published article... From the President
Posted on: August 20, 2021

August 19, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne neighbors,

 

As we wind down the summer months, let the beautiful sunshine, hazy mornings and the many beautiful flowers remind us about the joy of our neighborhoods in Lansdowne.

 

First of all, I want to thank all of the Lan...

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From the President
Posted on: August 3, 2021

Borough Council Summer Meeting Schedule

Lansdowne Borough Meeting Alert

Borough Council is on a summer schedule and there is NO Council meeting tomorrow night (Wednesday, August 4). Council will meet next on August 18 at 7:00 pm.
Council voted in June to have an abbreviated Summer Schedule with one meeting in July and August o...
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From the President
Posted on: July 25, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Celebrates Liberian Independence Day

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Benjamin Hover, Lansdowne Borough Council President, and Mayor Tony Campuzano led the ceremony for Liberian Independence Day in Lansdowne.

Lansdowne Borough residents and distinguished guests participated in a ceremony to celebrate Liberian Independence Da...

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Read the Resolution... From the President
Posted on: July 22, 2021

July 22, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne neighbors,

 Hope your summer is joyous and fun! Also, Council hopes everyone stays cool and hydrated during the heat and humidity of the summer!

First of all, thank you to all of the volunteers, participants in the Parade, and reside...

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From the President
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Juneteenth Flag Raising Pictures and Videos

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On Juneteenth (June 19, 2021), Lansdowne Borough celebrated by holding a Flag Raising on Borough Greene with special guest Dr. Monica Taylor from Delaware County Council. In our resolution to celebrate Juneteenth, we called on Congress and the Senate to r...

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From the President
Posted on: June 18, 2021

June 17, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Friends and Neighbors in Lansdowne,

 

Happy June and summer to you! As we celebrate this beautiful June and move into the summer months, we see many of the regular events returning to normal in Lansdowne! This summer we will be holding events,...

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From the President
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Celebrates Pride Month with Flag Raising on June 5, 2021

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On Saturday, June 5, 2021, special guests U. S. Representative Mary Gay Scanlon, LGBTQIA+ advocate and State Representative Malcolm Kenyatta from the 181st State District joined members of the Lansdowne community, Council President Benjamin Hover, and Jun...

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From the President
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Reservoir Park Opening Ceremony: June 5, 2021

Thank you to everyone who joined us a day of celebration as we reopened Reservoir Park to the community. The revitalization of this area in town is the result of the work of many people in Lansdowne Borough.

The completion of this park revitalization proje...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremonies

Wreaths were placed at the Veterans Memorial, Penn Wood High School track, and the Great War Memorial in Lansdowne. See the pictures below and view video of the event HERE.

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Borough of Lansdowne Banners

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At the Council meeting on May 19th, Lansdowne Borough Council voted for the purchase of banners for Lansdowne for our entryways and our downtown. A sample of the banner is provided here. 

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

May 21, 2021: Letter from Council President Benjamin Hover

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Dear Lansdowne Neighbors,

Welcome to Summer! The beautiful sunshine and the many beautiful flowers help to remind us about the joy of our neighborhoods in Lansdowne.

First of all, I want to thank all of the voters who came out on Primary day to make your vo...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

May is Asian American and Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander Heritage Month

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May is designated and recognized as Asian American and Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander Heritage Month by our Federal Government through bipartisan legislation in the 1970's and Presidential Proclamation in 1992 by George Bush. Asian American and Native ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

April 22, 2021: Letter From Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors in Lansdowne,

 

First of all, I want to comment on the beautiful spring in Lansdowne at this time of year with the flowers blooming and to thank all of our neighbors as they work to build their gardens and provide habitats f...

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Thank you for helping with the Lansdowne Parks cleanup event!

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Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano would like to thank the dedicated community members and the Darby Creek Valley Association for hosting another great cleanup in Lansdowne's Hoffman Park, Marlyn Park, and Pennock Woods. The cleanups h...
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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Resolution Recognizes Cambodian Heritage Week

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Lansdowne Borough recognizes the contributions of Cambodian Americans to the culture of Lansdowne and during the week of April 12 - April 16, Lansdowne Borough celebrates Cambodian Heritage Week by remembering and honoring the victims of the genocide in C...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Borough Council Fair Housing Resolution

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April is Fair Housing Month

April 11, 2021 marks the 53rd Anniversary of Title VIII of the Civil Rights act of 1968, known as the Civil Rights Fair Housing Act. This Act provides equal housing opportunity for all Americans regardless of race, color, religi...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

COVID Vaccinations for Lansdowne Residents Age 65 and Older

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A special vaccine clinic is being offered by Delaware County health officials for Lansdowne residents age 65 and older. Let us know if you would like to be on the list for a vaccine.

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

March 19, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors in Lansdowne,

 

This spring, as the beautiful song birds return and the flowers bloom, Lansdowne Borough Council is proud that the Lansdowne Renaissance continues with investment in our infrastructure and businesses opening in our do...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Paint Lansdowne Pink

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Lansdowne Borough is celebrating Arbor Day 2021 with a special "Paint Lansdowne Pink" event! Become a member of the Arbor Day Foundation and you will be given the opportunity to choose 10 native redbud trees to donate to the EAC, Parks ...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

February 19, 2021 Letter from Council President Benjamin Hover

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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 

Although the cold, snow, and ice have made walking and driving around Lansdowne difficult, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano want to thank our residents for being good neighbors and supporting each other by...

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From the President
Posted on: February 17, 2021

The Lansdowne Borough Council welcomes Nhaomi Lartey, Junior Council Person!

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Nhaomi Lartey, 16, joined the Lansdowne Borough Council as a Junior Council Person in January of this year. Nhaomi was selected from a list of applicants through the PA State Association of Boroughs (PSAB) Junior Council Person Program. Since 2000, PSAB h...

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From the President
Posted on: January 24, 2021

Statement Regarding Shooting in the Borough January 23, 2021

To the Residents of Lansdowne,

Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano express our concern and frustration with the shooting that occurred in Lansdowne on Saturday, January 23. Despite all of the best precautions and efforts at prevention from the ha...

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From the President
Posted on: January 18, 2021

January 17, 2021, Letter from Council President Hover

Dear friends and neighbors, 

As we begin 2021, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano are excited about the renaissance occurring in the Lansdowne Community. With the commencement of several building projects, housing development within the...

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From the President
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Statement Regarding Events of January 6, 2021, in Washington D.C.

On January 6, 2021, our elected Representatives met in Washington D.C. to certify the electoral votes of the 2020 election. In past elections, the process has been a ceremonial procedure affirming the electoral votes of each state after being certified by...

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Posted on: December 16, 2020

December Letter From Council President Benjamin Hover

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 

As we wrap up the year 2020, we can all agree that this year has affected our community both here in Lansdowne and the whole United States in significant ways. Although there are not enough words to express the concern...

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

November 17 Letter from Council President Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors, 

The Holiday Season has arrived and Lansdowne Borough Council wishes everyone in the Borough a safe and healthy Holiday Season. Although we are forced to celebrate differently this year, we want to be sure to slow and stop the spre...

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From the President
Posted on: October 13, 2020

October 12 Letter From President Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors,

Autumn promises to be a busy time for Lansdowne Borough Council. We will be working on the budget for next year and plan to retain the excellent services in Lansdowne in our Sanitation department and Police Department and continue with inve...

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

Hoffman Park Cleanup - Thank You!

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On behalf of Lansdowne Borough Council, Council President Hover and Mayor Campuzano, we would like to thank all of the volunteers in Lansdowne from the Parks and Recreation Board, Lansdowne Boys and Girls Club, Gladstone Civic Association,  Lansd...

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From the President
Posted on: September 16, 2020

September, 2020, Letter from Council President Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors, 

Welcome to fall, I hope you had a great end of the Summer and are well. As we end the summer and move into the budgeting season for the Borough, I want to invite everyone to participate in Council meetings and Committee ...

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From the President
Posted on: August 18, 2020

August 16 Letter From President Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors, 

As we end the summer and head into the fall, I want to extend my gratitude to live with you in a community of friends where neighbors take care of neighbors. The last few months have been challenging for us as a communit...

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From the President
Posted on: August 7, 2020

Lansdowne Borough Mourns the Loss of Nicholas Micozzie

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Lansdowne Borough passed a resolution on August 6, 2020, honoring the life and service of State Representative Nicholas Micozzie. 

Nicholas Micozzie served in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 163rd District, which included the Bor...

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Posted on: June 13, 2020

Joint Statement on Racism and Racial Injustice

On June 11th officials from Lansdowne Borough, Yeadon Borough, and the William Penn School District gathered to announce our unified commitment to denounce the systemic racism that afflicts our communities.

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Council Statement on Recent Protests

On June 5th, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano released a unanimous statement denouncing the death of George Floyd and our commitment to ensuring the rights of all residents in Lansdowne.

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020 Letter from Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors,

Quarantine News

Welcome to summer! This past spring in Lansdowne has been challenging for our community's residents and businesses with the numerous closures and changes required by quarantine procedures caused by the pandemic. As w...

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From the President
Posted on: August 17, 2020

Application For a Grant to Remediate Blight in the Borough of Lansdowne

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On July 15th Lansdowne Borough requested a Blight Remediation program grant of $300,000 from the Commonwealth Financing Authority to be used for Remediation of Blight in the Borough from the PA Department of Community and Economic Development.

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From the President
Posted on: April 15, 2020

April 15 Letter from Council President Hover

Dear Neighbors,To begin, I would like to express my gratitude on behalf of Borough Council to the many individuals in the Lansdowne Police Department, Lansdowne Fire Company and EMS Squad, our Sanitation and Highway Crews, the Librarian, and our Office St...

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Posted on: August 24, 2022

October News from the Social Security Aministration

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News you can use from the Social Security Administration. Topics include: annual earnings limits, tips on hiring a foreign worker, women and social security and more...

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Posted on: September 18, 2022

Opening of the Lansdowne Bike Lanes

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Lansdowne Borough celebrated the opening of the Lansdowne Bike lanes with a ribbon-cutting, Community walk, and Community Bike Ride. Mayor Magda Byrne, Council President Benjamin Hover, Council Vice President Sinoe Naji-Taylor, and Council President Pro T...
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Posted on: September 18, 2022

POW/ MIA day on September 16, 2022

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Mayor Magda Byrne and Council President Benjamin Hover joined Legion Post 65 and Commander Michael Bair to honor and remember POW/ MIA day with a ceremony on Borough Greene on POW/ MIA day on September 16, 2022. We honor and remember those who never came ...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Upcoming Tree Trimming

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PECO will be conducting routine tree trimming in parts of the Borough. The tree trimming is done every 4 years. Below is the map of the area where trimming will occur. Residents will begin to receive notifications from PECO about upcoming tree trimming la...

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Posted on: September 6, 2022

Ukrainian Independence Day Flag Raising Pictures

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On Wednesday August 24th, Lansdowne Borough Mayor Magda Byrne and Council President were joined by American Legion Commander Michael Bair and several members of the Lansdowne community to show solidarity with the Ukrainian people by raising the Ukrainian ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2022

September News from the Social Security Aministration

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News you can use from the Social Security Administration. Topics include: benefits for children of retired or disabled beneficiaries, how benefits are calculated and more...

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Posted on: August 22, 2022

Lansdowne Borough Budget Information

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Over the next three months, Lansdowne Borough Council will be discussing the Budget for 2023. To be open and transparent in the process, Council will not only have the discussions in council, but also an informational meeting for the Borou...

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Posted on: August 22, 2022

Flag Raising for Ukraine Independence Day

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On August 24th, Lansdowne Borough will mark our solidarity with the Ukrainian People by hosting a Flag Raising of the Ukrainian Flag at 6:00 P. M. to celebrate Ukrainian Independence Day.

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Posted on: August 22, 2022

Hays Park Solar Tables

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Recreation Committee Carol Martsolf were joined by Parks and Recreation Board member Jessica Pointer and Borough Manager Craig Totaro to check out the new Solar Tables installed in Hays Park. The tables were purchased with a Community Development Block Gr...

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Posted on: August 19, 2022

Join Us for a Mayor's Forum about EAC

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Mayor Magda and representatives from the Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) will be hosting a forum August 25 at 6:00 PM at the Twentieth Century Club. Come learn about the EAC and the wonderful things the group is doing to help the environment!

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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Liberian Independence Day Flag Raising Ceremony

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Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Magda Byrne would like to thank the many representatives of the Liberian community for joining in the Flag Raising to celebrate Liberian Independence Day on July 26th. Joining Mayor Magda Byrne, Council President Benjam...

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Posted on: July 22, 2022

July 2022 Letter from Mayor Byrne

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Hello Lansdowne,

Hope everyone is staying cool and enjoying the summer!  

I wanted to spend this month talking about volunteering. If you have not heard, everything that goes on in Lansdowne happens because you all volunteer to help run them or pla...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Borough Council and Mayor's Response to Ruling on the Clean Air Act

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On June 30, 2022, the United States Supreme Court undid decades of precedent and limited the Environmental Protection Agency's authority to set standards on climate-changing greenhouse gas emissions for existing power plants. Read Council's Response...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Community Bike Ride and Walk

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On September 17th, Lansdowne Borough will host a Community Bike Ride and Walk along the Lansdowne Loop with the Delco Bike Coalition and Greater Philadelphia Bicycle Coalition. The event begins at 1:00 at Highland Avenue Parking Lot with a community celeb...

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Posted on: July 19, 2022

Lansdowne / East Lansdowne National Night Out

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Join us for the Lansdowne / East Lansdowne National Night Out August 2, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM! Meet your neighbors, police and elected officials. Cool off in the "splash zone" or enjoy food and games with your neighbors!

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Posted on: July 19, 2022

Liberia Day Flag Raising - Sunday, July 24

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Lansdowne Borough will be celebrating a Flag Raising for Liberia Day with members of the Liberian community on Sunday (July 24) beginning at 11 on Borough Greene.

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Posted on: July 12, 2022

Aqua Pennsylvania Work to Begin July 25th

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The week of July 25, 2022 Aqua Pennsylvania will begin the replacement of 4,581 feet of aging 6-inch water mains with new 8-inch ductile iron water mains.

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Posted on: July 5, 2022

Lansdowne Celebrates July 4th!

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Mayor Magda Byrne and Lansdowne Borough Council would like to thank the many community groups and volunteers for making Lansdowne Borough's 4th of July Parade and Ceremony a success. Special thanks to Councilmember Kellie Bowker and the 4th of Ju...

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Posted on: July 5, 2022

Thank you Volunteers!

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Mayor Magda and Lansdowne Borough Council would like to thank the community volunteers for picking up litter and cleaning up the neighborhood July 3rd in preparation for the July 4th celebrations!

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Posted on: June 30, 2022

Power to the Pollinators!

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Thank you to the many community volunteers, members of the Environmental Advisory Council, and Parks and Recreation Board for a successful weeding, planting, and mulching of the Pollinator Garden in Interboro Park. 

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Senior Fraud Forum on July 27th

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The forum will give local seniors the tools and information needed to avoid becoming a victim to financial abuse and/or identity theft.

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

Thank You for Supporting the Food Drive!

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Lansdowne Borough Council would like to thank all of the Lansdowne residents for bringing food to the Food Drive supporting the Interfaith Food Cupboard supporting the William Penn School District. Representative Gina Hackett Curry, Lansdowne Mayor Magda ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2022

Statement concerning the Supreme Court Decision on Dobbs vs. Jackson Health

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Lansdowne Borough Council has issued a statement concerning the Supreme Court Decision on Dobbs vs. Jackson Health. Read the statement here.

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Community Shredding Event on 6/25

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On June 25th, from 9:00-1:00, Lansdowne Borough will collaborate with East Lansdowne Borough on a shredding event. Also, Lansdowne Borough will host a food drive with the Interfaith Food cupboard. The event will occur at the Highland Avenue Lot.

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Honoring Lansdowne Heroes on Memorial Day

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On May 30th, the American Legion hosted the Memorial Day Parade and Lansdowne Borough joined the Legion in placing wreaths at the Memorials for all of the fallen Lansdowne residents who sacrificed all for our country. 

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

Flag Day - Flag Raising Ceremony

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Thank you to the Daughters of the American Revolution for hosting a beautiful Flag Day Ceremony. 

Each year the Daughters of the American Revolution hosts a Ceremony where the BSA Pack 63 and GSA Unit 520 demonstrated the proper folding of the fla...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Fireworks Message from Chief Rutherford

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Fireworks are a traditional part of America’s 4th of July celebration, yet every year people take needless risks when they celebrate. Please remember that all fireworks, as defined below, are illegal in the Borough of Lansdowne and can be dangerous.

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Posted on: June 4, 2022

Raising of the Pride Flag on Borough Greene

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On June 4th, Lansdowne Borough Council, Representative Gina Hackett Curry and State Senator Tim Kearney joined with members of the community to raise the Pride flag on Borough Greene. Special thanks to Bill Horton and Jennifer Hoff from Lansdowne Pride fo...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Road Closure - Green Ave. between E. Greenwood Ave. and E. Essex Ave.

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Event Name: Black Lives Matter Street Mural Painting – Road ClosureDate: Friday, June 10, 2022, thru Monday, June 20, 2022Time: 24 hours DailyLocation: Green Ave. between E. Greenwood Ave. and E. Essex Ave. (There will be access to the residences on Clove...

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Posted on: June 6, 2022

Thank You to the Volunteers Who Participated in the Mayor's Clean and Green Team Cleanup!

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Mayor Magda and Council President Benjamin Hover would like to thank the volunteers who joined in the clean up on Sunday, June 4. The volunteers picked up litter on several streets in the Northeast corner of the Borough. Special shot out to Dave Grooms an...

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

May 24, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Neighbors,

As we enter the summer months, please join me in reflecting and recognizing the good news of the Spring and the coming building and planning that will be coming through the end of the year. This year, numerous projects in Lansdowne...

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

STEAM Festival Success!

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Thank you to County Council Chair for coming to the STEAM Festival on Saturday. The Festival highlighted the many organizations, which support science, technology, engineering, art, and math. The LEDC demonstrated the laser cutter and 3D Printer located a...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Groundbreaking for McKinley Avenue Tot Lot

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Lansdowne Borough Council, Lansdowne Parks and Recreation Board members, and Mayor Magda Byrne were joined by County Council Chair Dr. Monica Taylor, State Senator Tim Kearney, and Chief of Staff for Representative Gina Hackett Curry, Majovie Bland, in a ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

McKinley Avenue Tot Lot Groundbreaking Ceremony

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Join us for a Groundbreaking Ceremony on Tuesday, May 3rd at 5:00 pm for the McKinley Avenue Tot Lot. State, county and local officials will be participating in the event. 

This project will transform the borough surface lot on the NE corner of Wy...

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Posted on: April 23, 2022

It was a Great Earth Day Celebration in Lansdowne Borough!

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Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Byrne would like to thank the many residents who volunteered to plant trees and plants, pick up litter, and to volunteer. 
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Posted on: April 22, 2022

Lansdowne Borough's STEAM Festival

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Join us for a fun, free day of STEAM-related activities for the entire family!
May 21st from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the Twentieth Century Club, 84 S. Lansdowne Ave., Lansdowne, PA.

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

April 22, 2022: Letter from Mayor Magda Byrne

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Hello Lansdowne!

It is finally Spring (said with caution…)! I love Lansdowne in the spring – the trees and flowers are beginning to bloom, the breeze feels wonderful, and best of all; everyone is out and about! There is nothing better ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2022

Lansdowne's Bird Town Group Celebrates Earth Day!

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Join the Bird Town Group at this year's Earth Day celebration on April 23rd from 11am to 3pm for fun bird themed activities!Lansdowne’s celebration of Earth Day will include several bird-themed activities hosted by the Environmental Advisory Council's Bir...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

Send Us Your Native Redbud Tree Pictures!

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In 2021 we "Painted the Town" pink by distributing native redbud trees. This year to celebrate Earth Day 2022 (April 22), we're asking Lansdowne Residents to send us a picture of the native redbud tree(s) in your yard or in your neighbo...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Save the Date for Our Juneteenth Celebration!

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This years Juneteenth celebration will be held on Saturday, June 18th from 4 to 7 at Lansdowne Landing. There will be a Juneteenth Flag Raising ceremony at 2:00 pm at Borough Green followed by a Community Celebration from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Lansdowne L...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

The Town Wide Yard Sale is May 14

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Lansdowne's Annual Town Wide Yard Sale!

Saturday May 14th from 8AM until you decide to close. Rain Date is Sunday, May 15th.

To register you must fill out the webform HERE and leave your address to be included in the Town-Wide Yard Sale Map. The fo...

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

Dedication Ceremony for the Gateway Slope Project

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On April 8th 2022, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Magda Byrne celebrated the opening of the Gateway Slope walkway with a dedication ceremony to Norman "Marty" Council. Several elected officials spoke about the collective vision from the fed...

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Posted on: April 3, 2022

Autism Awareness Day Flag Raising

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Thank you to everyone who participated in the Autism Awareness Day flag raising ceremony on Saturday, April 2nd!

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Posted on: March 20, 2022

Earth Day at Interboro Park

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Join Lansdowne neighbors and friends for Earth Day on April 23rd from 11am to 3pm at Interboro Park.

Rain Date is April 30th

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Posted on: March 20, 2022

Utility Works MakerSpace/Penn State Brandywine LaunchBox Ribbon Cutting

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The Utility Works MakerSpace / Penn State Brandywine LaunchBox ribbon cutting was fantastic! Thanks to all the speakers and everyone who attended. The MakerSpace is now fully open and they have office and equipment memberships available. https://brandywin...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

Lansdowne Library Big Book Sale

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Come and join the Lansdowne Library for it's big book sale! The event will take place at the Lansdowne Library Parking Lot Saturday, April 30th 9:30AM - 2:00 PM

  • Paperbacks - $0.50
  • Hardbacks - $1.00

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Posted on: March 20, 2022

Congratulations Officers!

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On March 16th, 2022 The Lansdowne Police Department promoted four Officers to the rank of Sergeant. Sgt. Jonathan McGowan, Sgt. Michael Kester, Sgt. Christopher Craig, and Sgt. Michael Miller will help lead the department into the future. 
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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Meet the Parks and Recreation Department

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You may already be familiar with the many public parks, greenspaces and street trees that add to the beauty of Lansdowne. To learn more about the Parks and Recreation Department, we spoke with Erica Sollberger, Director of Parks and Recreation since 2010....

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

March 18, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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To all of our Lansdowne Friends and Neighbors, Happy Spring!

As we move into Spring and the flowers begin to blossom and the birds begin to sing, Lansdowne Borough has many reasons to celebrate. 

Over two years ago, the Mayor and Council were delib...

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Posted on: March 17, 2022

March 17, 2022 Letter From Mayor Magda Byrne

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Hello Lansdowne!!

I think it is safe to say that Spring is finally making its grand entrance! I sure did miss the mild temperatures and the sunny days.  As we slowly make our way out of the pandemic, I would like to encourage everyone to please ta...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

Volunteer with the Youth Aid Panel!

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Volunteer for the Youth Aid Panel!
Join with Center for Resolutions and the Lansdowne Police Department.
The Center for Resolutions is looking for volunteers to take part in the Youth Aid Panel Program in Lansdowne Borough.

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

2022 Delaware County Sustainability Conference

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Delaware County is hosting a free, in-person Sustainability Conference at Subaru Park, 1 Stadium Dr., Chester, PA 19103 on 4/21/22, from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Resolution Supporting Ukraine and its People

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Lansdowne Borough Council unanimously voted to support the Ukrainian people in resisting the aggression and invasion by Russia. A resolution was passed at the Borough Council Meeting on March 2nd. 

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Resolution Supporting World Autism Day

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In recognition of the growing needs of the worldwide autistic community and to raise awareness about autism spectrum disorders and the need to provide services to individuals and families who are affected, the United Nations first designated April 2nd as ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Resolution for Women's History Month

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March is Women's History Month. 

Lansdowne Borough Council passed a resolution honoring the contributions of women throughout history and asking Lansdowne residents to share their stories about women who have helped shape history in Lansd...

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Posted on: March 1, 2022

Save the Date: Gateway Slope Park Celebration

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On April 8th at 4:00, Lansdowne Borough Council will officially open Gateway Slope Park and celebrate the fulfillment of a long term vision of Lansdowne Borough Council. In particular, Lansdowne Borough Council will dedicate the trail to past Council Pres...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

February 18, 2022 Letter From Mayor Magda Byrne

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Greetings Lansdowne Residents!

I hope that these first few months of 2022 have been good to you. This year has definitely been busy for me as I acclimate to my new role as Mayor. As your new Mayor, I have several ideas and goals that I would like to work t...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

February 17, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Lansdowne Friends and Neighbors,

Happy February! I hope you all celebrated a joyous Valentine’s Day and had the opportunity to support our local businesses in your celebrations.

As we emerge from the cold winter and move into the first flower...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

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The Lansdowne American Legion Post 65 would like to thank the sponsors who made donations for the WWI Lansdowne Veteran Recognition (LVR) banners that were displayed on the various street poles throughout Lansdowne.  It would have not been possib...

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Posted on: February 2, 2022

Borough Council Adopts Black History Month Resolution for 2022

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Lansdowne Borough Council recently adopted a resolution honoring February as Black History Month and recognizing the theme of "Black Wellness and Health" for 2022. Residents are encouraged to observe this month with programs, celebrations, cerem...

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Posted on: January 27, 2022

The Latest COVID News from Delaware County

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1/25 Update: Delaware County, Trinity Healthcare, and the Ever Abundant Life Church (121 Ridge Ave.) in Darby are hosting a 2-hour COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Monday, Jan. 31 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. No Appointments necessary!

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Posted on: January 26, 2022

Borough Consultant, NV5, Issues Design for Borough Improvements

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In 2014, Lansdowne Borough Council adopted “The Walkshed Plan” as developed by Urban Engineers and the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission. The plan makes recommendations for the improvement of walking conditions in the downtown area of Lansdowne...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

Tony Campuzano Receives the Campuzano Award

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Mayor Byrne presented the Campuzano Award to Tony Campuzano for his service to the borough, most recently as the borough's mayor. Tony Campuzano is pictured with his wife, Marie Campuzano.

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

January 20, 2022: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Lansdowne residents, 

Happy New Year! As we celebrate the new Year and move through Winter into the Spring, this year Lansdowne Borough will continue the growth and renaissance of Lansdowne with projects coming to fruition, businesses opening...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Meet the New Lansdowne Borough Council Members

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At the January 3, 2022, Lansdowne Reorganization Meeting, new council members Kellie Bowker, Robert Curry, Carol Martsolf and Jayne Young were sworn in as well as Magda Byrne as Mayor and Bill Smith as Tax Collector.  Lansdowne Borough is excited...

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Officer Ronald Lassiter sworn in as full time officer

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At the January 19, 2022, Council Meeting - Officer Ronald Lassiter was sworn in as a full time officer. See pictures below. 

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Sergeant James McCaughan Retirement

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On Friday January 7th, 2022 Sgt. James McCaughan retired from the Lansdowne Police Department. Known by friends, family, and residents as “JimBob” he served the community for 25 years. Sgt. McCaugan was a prime example of what a Police Officer should be. ...

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Posted on: January 17, 2022

MLK Day of Service

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Lansdowne Borough Council, Mayor Magda Byrne, and the Lansdowne Police Department would like to thank Community Volunteer, Jessica Pointer, for organizing a Hygiene Drive to support the students of the William Penn School District. 
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Posted on: January 13, 2022

2022 Budget Update

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The recently enacted 2022 Lansdowne Borough budget reduces real estate tax by 5% to 7.3039 mills. For the median assessed property value of $146,000 the Borough real estate tax is $1,066. The 2022 tax bill mailed on or ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Lansdowne Borough and Lansdowne Police Will Host a Box for Hygiene Drive

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Lansdowne Borough and the Lansdowne Police Department will host a box for the Hygiene Drive in support of William Penn School District students. Learn more information with the flyer below.

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Originally Published 1/7/2021: Statement Regarding Events of January 6, 2021, in Washington D.C.

On January 6, 2021, our elected Representatives met in Washington D.C. to certify the electoral votes of the 2020 election. In past elections, the process has been a ceremonial procedure affirming the electoral votes of each state after being certified by...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

New Council Members and Mayor are Sworn In Monday, January 3rd, 2022

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At the January 3, 2022, Lansdowne Reorganization Meeting new council members Kellie Bowker, Robert Curry, Carol Martsolf and Jayne Young were sworn in as well as Magda Byrne as Mayor and Bill Smith as Tax Collector. 

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Posted on: December 27, 2021

Hays Park Christmas Eve Cleanup

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The work of the Borough never stops, even on Christmas Eve! Crews hired by the Borough continued the work to cut back underbrush and poison ivy off the fence lines in Hays Park this past Christmas Eve. Lansdowne Borough Council is dedicated to in...
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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee Launches Citizen Survey

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You are invited to participate in the Comprehensive Plan process! Complete the Citizen Survey - we value your feedback!

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

A Fond Farewell from Mayor Tony

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Dear Lansdowne Borough Friends and Neighbors,

I’d like to wish a Happy Holiday to all our residents here in Lansdowne.  I hope everyone is enjoying this wonderful time with family and friends.  Unfortunately we still are dealing...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

December 19, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

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Dear Lansdowne neighbors,

As we end the year, I want to take a moment, on behalf of Lansdowne Borough Council, to thank the many people in the Lansdowne community for the hard work throughout the year. I am grateful to be in a community where the many peop...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Mayor Campuzano Honored for Years of Service to the Borough

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Lansdowne Borough honored Mayor Campuzano who has served the Borough as a community volunteer, Councilmember, Council President, elected Constable and for the last eight years the Mayor of Lansdowne. Thank you, Mayor Tony for your years of contributions a...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Police Receive New Bodycams

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The new police body cameras are up and running for all of our police officers.  This is a tremendous tool for our officers to help them perform their duties and an important addition to the borough's goal to assure the safety of all our ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Lansdowne Council Members and Personnel Honored at Borough Council Meeting

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At the last council meeting of the year, Lansdowne Borough Council recognized Councilmember Michael Schleigh, Councilmember Janet English, Councilmember Wardell Holt, and Vice President Magda Byrne for their years on Council. Lansdowne Borough Council als...

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Posted on: December 5, 2021

Thank you for helping with the Marlyn Park Cleanup!

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Thank you to the many volunteers who joined the Parks and Recreation Board in the Marlyn Park Cleanup to both tidy up the park and remove invasive Japanese knotweed.  

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Food Drive Thank You

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Thank you to the BSA Pack 63, Girl Scouts 59 and 139, volunteers from the YMCIA and the members of the Interfaith Food Cupboard and all of the great folks in Lansdowne for generously serve others in their community

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Bike Coalition Event

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Representatives of Greater Philadelphia Bicycle Coalition led more than a dozen bicyclists on a 20 mile tour covering a loop of Eastern Delaware County Bicycle Facilities. As part of the tour, the group stopped in Lansdowne on November 20th to learn about...

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

November 19, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors, 

As we move into the winter months, holiday season and New Year, Council wishes goodwill and prosperity to all in Lansdowne in the coming year.

We continue working to finalize the budget for next year and plan to retain the excellen...

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Posted on: November 2, 2021

Veterans Recognition Event

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Eastern Delco Bikeway Study

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Please take a few minutes to participate in a brief survey focused on prioritizing a bicycle network in Eastern Delaware County. Your feedback will help us identify safer bicycle connections to encourage people of all ages and abilities to hope on a bike!...

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Posted on: October 22, 2021

October 22, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors, 

Welcome to the brisk days and beautiful leaves in the Borough of Lansdowne! This autumn, Lansdowne Borough Council will be busy working to complete our current projects and continue to develop our upcoming projects in Lansdowne. B...

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Council Passes Resolution in Support of the PRO Act

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Lansdowne Borough recently passed a resolution in support of the PRO Act - US House of Representatives House Resolution 842 - that protects the Right to Organize (PRO) and removes many of the barriers to organizing for workers. The Borough of Lansdowne su...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Community Safety Day

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Lansdowne Borough would like to thank all of the volunteers from the Police Department, Fire Department,  and LBPA for making the Community Safety Day event happen.
Special Thanks to Mary Young, Bobbi Harris, and Officer Albertoli.

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

SEPTA Reimagining Regional Rail

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SEPTA  announced plans to develop a vision for Regional Rail though a year long analysis and public feedback process.  Public input is being gathered online as SEPTA reimagines their rail system based on changing travel needs.

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Federal Reserve Small Business Credit Survey – open til November 19th

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Delaware County Commerce is again partnering with the Federal Reserve to collect information for their Small Business Credit Survey. Information submitted is confidential and helps to form policies that increase available, affordable working capital resou...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Lansdowne Library "Big Book Sale"

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Hall goes purple in support of National Recovery Day

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September 30th was National Recovery Day in connection with September being National Recovery Month. Lansdowne Borough's Borough Hall lights were switched to purple to show our support for individuals and their families who are going through reco...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Delco Arts Week in Lansdowne!

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Delco Arts Week 2021 is happening October 2-9! Check out the many events happening in Lansdowne during the week. VIEW THE LANSDOWNE EVENTS HERE In 2020, in support for the Arts in Lansdowne, Lansdowne Borough Council passed a resolution&am...
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Posted on: September 26, 2021

Lansdowne Safety Day

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Check out all that's happening at the Lansdowne Community/Safety Day on October 2nd from noon to 3pm. Join us for fire and crime prevention tips, music, fun and games for all! Brought to you by the Lansdowne Police Department, Lansdowne Fire Comp...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

September 16, 2021 Letter from Mayor Tony Campuzano

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors,

What an up and down year it has been.  First it seems that we finally have gotten through the pandemic then the delta variant comes up.  Unfortunately we just have to be patient and vigilant by wearing a mask, li...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

September 16, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors, 

As the waning days of summer blend into the cool days of autumn, Lansdowne Borough Council wishes an easy beginning of the school year to all of the residents and hopes that as the flowers bloom and leaves change that yo...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Help Tree Line Our Streets This Fall : Get a tree for your Lansdowne Property!

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Easy to plant, quick to grow. Available to Borough residents. For more information please contact Mary Lou Jennings, Lansdowne Shade Tree Commission at 610-622-0162.or use our online form

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Nhaomi Lartey, Lansdowne Borough Junior Council Person, Featured in PA Borough News Magazine

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Congratulations to Nhaomi Lartey, Lansdowne Borough Junior Council Person, who was featured in the September issue of the Pennsylvania Borough News Magazine. The Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs (PSAB) published a profile of Lansdowne's...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

August 19, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne neighbors,

 

As we wind down the summer months, let the beautiful sunshine, hazy mornings and the many beautiful flowers remind us about the joy of our neighborhoods in Lansdowne.

 

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

Gun Safety

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The Borough has recently experienced a few incidents involving firearms. While some are deliberate and others are accidental, all incidents involving firearms are concerning.  I would like to share some information and safety tips to help avoid s...

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Posted on: August 3, 2021

Borough Council Summer Meeting Schedule

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Borough Council is on a summer schedule and there is NO Council meeting tomorrow night (Wednesday, August 4). Council will meet next on August 18 at 7:00 pm.
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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Lansdowne Avenue Restricted in the coming weeks for Nighttime Resurfacing Operations

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Nighttime lane closures are scheduled in the coming weeks for Lansdowne in Delaware County from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM, for milling and resurfacing, as part of a project to repair and resurface Lansdowne Avenue between Garrett Road and Cobbs Creek Parkway. Th...

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Posted on: July 25, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Celebrates Liberian Independence Day

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Benjamin Hover, Lansdowne Borough Council President, and Mayor Tony Campuzano led the ceremony for Liberian Independence Day in Lansdowne.

Lansdowne Borough residents and distinguished guests participated in a ceremony to celebrate Liberian Independence Da...

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Posted on: July 25, 2021

Jake Lyons Sworn in as Lansdowne Police Officer

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Congratulations to Jake Lyons who was recently sworn in as a Lansdowne Borough Police Officer! 

Pictured below: Sgt. James McCaughan, Officer Mike Kester, Mayor Tony Campuzano, new Officer Jake Lyons, Chief of Police, Kenneth Rutherford, and Offic...

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Posted on: July 25, 2021

New Code Enforcement Officer, Dan Miller, Sworn In

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Mayor Campuzano swore in the new code enforcement officer Dan Miller last week.  We welcome Dan to the Borough. He will be a great asset to the borough staff.

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Posted on: July 25, 2021

Mayor Tony Campuzano Presents Proclamation to Founder of Pettaway Pursuit Foundation

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Mayor Tony Campuzano presented a proclamation to Theresa Pettaway, founder of Pettaway Pursuit Foundation, here in Lansdowne at 11 Owen Ave. They celebrated their 20th Anniversary of helping women, children and families in the surrounding areas.

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

July 22, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne neighbors,

 Hope your summer is joyous and fun! Also, Council hopes everyone stays cool and hydrated during the heat and humidity of the summer!

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

July 4th Parade Thank You

Thank you to everyone who participated in the July fourth parade. A huge thank you to all the volunteers who helped make the 4th of July Parade a memorable event! See pictures below.

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

July 20, 2021 Letter From Mayor Tony Campuzano

Dear Neighbors,

I hope residents had a chance to enjoy the 4th of July parade on Saturday July 3rd.  Even though it was not as big, it still was great to have that tradition back.  I want to thank Mary Kay Bowden of the Union AA, Vice Pre...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

4th of July Parade

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The 4th of July Parade will be held this year on July 3rd starting at 9:00 am. (Rain Date is July 5th).
There will be NO FIREWORKS this year.

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Juneteenth Flag Raising Pictures and Videos

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On Juneteenth (June 19, 2021), Lansdowne Borough celebrated by holding a Flag Raising on Borough Greene with special guest Dr. Monica Taylor from Delaware County Council. In our resolution to celebrate Juneteenth, we called on Congress and the Senate to r...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

June 17, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Friends and Neighbors in Lansdowne,

 

Happy June and summer to you! As we celebrate this beautiful June and move into the summer months, we see many of the regular events returning to normal in Lansdowne! This summer we will be holding events,...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Lansdowne eRecycling and Shredding Event - JUNE 19

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Thank you to all the volunteers who helped with the Electronic Recycling and Shredding Event on June 19th! 

The event was held on:

June 19, 2021 Lansdowne Borough 23 East Baltimore Ave. Highland Ave Parking Lot 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Celebrates Pride Month with Flag Raising on June 5, 2021

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On Saturday, June 5, 2021, special guests U. S. Representative Mary Gay Scanlon, LGBTQIA+ advocate and State Representative Malcolm Kenyatta from the 181st State District joined members of the Lansdowne community, Council President Benjamin Hover, and Jun...

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

Reservoir Park Opening Ceremony: June 5, 2021

Thank you to everyone who joined us a day of celebration as we reopened Reservoir Park to the community. The revitalization of this area in town is the result of the work of many people in Lansdowne Borough.

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremonies

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Wreaths were placed at the Veterans Memorial, Penn Wood High School track, and the Great War Memorial in Lansdowne. See the pictures below and view video of the event HERE.

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

May 21, 2021: Letter from Council President Benjamin Hover

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Dear Lansdowne Neighbors,

Welcome to Summer! The beautiful sunshine and the many beautiful flowers help to remind us about the joy of our neighborhoods in Lansdowne.

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

May 20, 2021 - Letter from Mayor Tony

Dear Neighbors,

On May 15th we held our annual Town Wide Yard sale.  We had over 50 houses take part. The weather was beautiful.  I want to thank all the residents who signed up to hold a sale. I hope everyone did well and got rid of some...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Sponsor a "Hometown Hero" Banner

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The Lansdowne American Legion Post 65 is asking local businesses and individuals to sponsor a World War I Veteran Recognition Banner.

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Participate in the Eastern Delco Bicycle Survey!

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Lansdowne Borough was awarded technical assistance from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission’s (“DVRPC”) Safe Routes to Transit Program. The program is a competitive technical assistance program periodically offered to municipalities in Greate...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

May is Asian American and Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander Heritage Month

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May is designated and recognized as Asian American and Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander Heritage Month by our Federal Government through bipartisan legislation in the 1970's and Presidential Proclamation in 1992 by George Bush. Asian American an...

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Posted on: May 1, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Celebrates Arbor Day!

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April 30, 2021

Lansdowne Borough "Painted Lansdowne Pink" this Arbor Day by planting native redbud trees throughout the borough. 

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

April 22, 2021: Letter From Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors in Lansdowne,

 

First of all, I want to comment on the beautiful spring in Lansdowne at this time of year with the flowers blooming and to thank all of our neighbors as they work to build their gardens and provide habitats f...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

April 16, 2021: Gateway Slope Groundbreaking

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Mayor Tony Campuzano and Lansdowne Borough Council President Benjamin Hover and Vice President Magda Byrne celebrate the groundbreaking of the Gateway Slope project into Lansdowne. Also, joining Council and the Mayor are Craig Totaro, the Borough Manager,...
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Posted on: April 16, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE OF EXAMINATION FOR POLICE OFFICER IN THE BOROUGH OF LANSDOWNE POLICE DEPARTMENT

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Notice is hereby given that the Civil Service Commission of the Borough of Lansdowne will hold a written examination at the Twentieth Century Club, 84 S. Lansdowne ...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

April 14, 2021: Letter from Mayor Campuzano

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Dear Lansdowne Residents,

I hope this finds all of our residents and their families well as we enjoy spring weather here in Lansdowne.  As we still are dealing with the pandemic, I urge everyone who can to get vaccinated.  As you can tell...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Resolution Recognizes Cambodian Heritage Week

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Lansdowne Borough recognizes the contributions of Cambodian Americans to the culture of Lansdowne and during the week of April 12 - April 16, Lansdowne Borough celebrates Cambodian Heritage Week by remembering and honoring the victims of the genocide in C...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Borough Council Fair Housing Resolution

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April is Fair Housing Month

April 11, 2021 marks the 53rd Anniversary of Title VIII of the Civil Rights act of 1968, known as the Civil Rights Fair Housing Act. This Act provides equal housing opportunity for all Americans regardless of race, color, religi...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Delaware County Announces Emergency Rental Assistance Program

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Delaware County officially launched the Delaware County Emergency Rental Assistance (DELCO ERA) Grant Program on March 26. The program assists renters who have suffered disruption and loss of income due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

Town Wide Yard Sale May 15

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Lansdowne’s Annual Town Wide Yard Sale is Saturday May 15th. Rain date Sunday May 16th. Register to participate by filling out the webform with your address and you will be included on the Town-Wide Yard Sale Map. Registration closes May 9.

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

COVID Vaccinations for Lansdowne Residents Age 65 and Older

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A special vaccine clinic is being offered by Delaware County health officials for Lansdowne residents age 65 and older. Let us know if you would like to be on the list for a vaccine.

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

March 19, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors in Lansdowne,

 

This spring, as the beautiful song birds return and the flowers bloom, Lansdowne Borough Council is proud that the Lansdowne Renaissance continues with investment in our infrastructure and businesses opening in our do...

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

March 2021: Resolution Recognizing Women's History Month

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The Borough Council of Lansdowne and Mayor Tony Campuzano honor the contributions that women have made throughout history and commit to support efforts to improve opportunities for girls and women.  The Borough Council and the Mayor encourage res...

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

March, 2021: Resolution Recognizing the Contributions of Irish-Americans

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Lansdowne Borough wishes residents of Irish descent a happy Irish American Heritage Month (March, 2021). View the Lansdowne Borough Council Resolution recognizing the valuable contribution to our Nation, State and Lansdowne Community of all Irish-American...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

PA Update: Effective April 4, More Options for Restaurants and Other Businesses

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As COVID-19 cases have declined and vaccination rates are climbing, Governor Tom Wolf today announced the lifting of some targeted restrictions on restaurants and other businesses, as well as increased gathering limits.

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Paint Lansdowne Pink

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Lansdowne Borough is celebrating Arbor Day 2021 with a special "Paint Lansdowne Pink" event! Become a member of the Arbor Day Foundation and you will be given the opportunity to choose 10 native redbud trees to donate to the EAC, Parks ...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Statement Regarding Borough Sewer Bill Overcharge

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March 5, 2021 - The Borough recently discovered that Borough tax bills for 2021 contained an overcharge for sewer fees that resulted from a calculation error.

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Recycling Notice from J. P. Mascaro

Lansdowne Borough Trash and Recycling alert

Please keep recycling clean! J. P. Mascaro, Lansdowne's recycling contractor, has seen an increase in contaminated recycling at its single stream recycling plant. 

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

February 22, 2021, Letter from Mayor Tony

Dear Lansdowne Residents and Friends,

I hope this finds everyone well and safe.  As we still are dealing with this challenging issue of the pandemic I do see a light at the end of the tunnel.  I urge everyone to get vaccinated and continu...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Receives SOLSMART Award!

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Lansdowne Borough was awarded a SolSmart Bronze designation  for taking bold steps to make it easier, faster and more affordable to go solar. SolSmart designation shows local businesses, solar companies and residents that Lansdowne is a great pla...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

February 19, 2021 Letter from Council President Benjamin Hover

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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 

Although the cold, snow, and ice have made walking and driving around Lansdowne difficult, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano want to thank our residents for being good neighbors and supporting each other by...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Lansdowne Borough's New Police Chief

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Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano are pleased to report that after a thorough Police Chief Search that Lansdowne Borough Council offered the position to our current Interim Police Chief Kenneth Rutherford. Read about Chief Rutherford Here.

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Delaware County Lead Remediation and Home Improvement Resources

Delaware County Lead Remediation and Home Improvement Resources from the Office of Housing and Community Development

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Shredding and Safety Event

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Join us for a shredding event. We are teaming up for residents of both of our legislative districts to provide an opportunity to safely discard sensitive documents. Please register in advance and abide by the rules of the shredding company, as space is li...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

The Lansdowne Borough Council welcomes Nhaomi Lartey, Junior Council Person!

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Nhaomi Lartey, 16, joined the Lansdowne Borough Council as a Junior Council Person in January of this year. Nhaomi was selected from a list of applicants through the PA State Association of Boroughs (PSAB) Junior Council Person Program. Since 2000, PSAB h...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Delaware County COVID-19 Vaccine Site Clarification

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Delaware County Government is one of several vaccine providers in the County.

The County encourages those in Phase 1A to look to other vaccine providers in addition to the County. The County is just one of several providers being sent vaccine supply from t...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

COVID Vaccine Information

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Delaware County Government is one of several vaccine providers in the County. The County is working with all COVID-19 vaccine partners including hospitals, care homes, pharmacies, and eventually doctors’ offices and urgent cares, to get the vacc...

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Posted on: January 18, 2021

January 17, 2021, Letter from Mayor Anthony Campuzano

I’m not sure about you but I’m sure glad to be done with 2020.  It was a very challenging and scary year for all of us for a number of reasons.  Hopefully with new leadership in Washington we can begin to heal and com...

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Posted on: January 18, 2021

January 17, 2021, Letter from Council President Hover

Dear friends and neighbors, 

As we begin 2021, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano are excited about the renaissance occurring in the Lansdowne Community. With the commencement of several building projects, housing development within the...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Infrastructure Improvements: Sewer Enhancements

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Lansdowne Borough is committed to maintaining the high integrity of infrastructure for all of its residents. Through an inspection process, it has been determined that the sanitary sewer in several areas of the Borough are failing and need to be replaced....

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Posted on: January 9, 2021

PA Department of Health Releases COVID Vaccination Schedule

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The PA Department of Health has issued a comprehensive COVID Vaccination Plan. The COVID-19 vaccine will be distributed to Pennsylvanians in a phased approach. View the plan on the PA Department of Health website HERE

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Statement Regarding Events of January 6, 2021, in Washington D.C.

On January 6, 2021, our elected Representatives met in Washington D.C. to certify the electoral votes of the 2020 election. In past elections, the process has been a ceremonial procedure affirming the electoral votes of each state after being certified by...

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Posted on: December 16, 2020

December Letter From Council President Benjamin Hover

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 

As we wrap up the year 2020, we can all agree that this year has affected our community both here in Lansdowne and the whole United States in significant ways. Although there are not enough words to express the concern...

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Posted on: December 11, 2020

Gov. Wolf, Sec. of Health Announce New Protective Mitigation Efforts to Put Pennsylvania on Pause th

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Gov. Wolf, Sec. of Health Announce New Protective Mitigation Efforts to Put Pennsylvania on Pause through Early January (December 10, 2020)

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As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel...

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

Pop Up Food Distribution at Lansdowne and Ridley YMCAs

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The Community YMCA of Eastern Delaware County is excited to announce two major FREE FOOD POP-UP events in collaboration with Blessings of Hope.

Thursday, December 10, 2020

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1:00 to 5:30 PM (or when boxes run out)

Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

As COVID-19 Cases Reach Critical Levels, Wolf Admin Announces New Mitigation Efforts

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As COVID-19 Cases Reach Critical Levels, Wolf Admin Announces New Mitigation Efforts. In the past week, the number of COVID-19-attributable deaths has quadrupled, and the average daily case count is seven times higher than it was two months ago.

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

November 17 Letter from Council President Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors, 

The Holiday Season has arrived and Lansdowne Borough Council wishes everyone in the Borough a safe and healthy Holiday Season. Although we are forced to celebrate differently this year, we want to be sure to slow and stop the spre...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

From Mayor Tony: November 2020

As the year 2020 comes to an end, I'm sure you would agree with me that we all can't wait for 2021. It has been a very challenging year for everyone for various reasons. I'm sure that in 2021 there will still be challenges but I feel that it will be a bet...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

West Stewart Ave - New Traffic Pattern

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Attention Drivers,

The Lansdowne Police Department would like to inform drivers that a new traffic pattern has been implemented effective October 1, 2020. W. Stewart Avenue, between N. Lansdowne Avenue and Owen Avenue, wil...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Lansdowne Borough Mourns the Loss of Nicholas Micozzie

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Lansdowne Borough passed a resolution on August 6, 2020, honoring the life and service of State Representative Nicholas Micozzie. 

Nicholas Micozzie served in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 163rd District, which included the Bor...

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

August 16 Letter From President Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors, 

As we end the summer and head into the fall, I want to extend my gratitude to live with you in a community of friends where neighbors take care of neighbors. The last few months have been challenging for us as a communit...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Application For a Grant to Remediate Blight in the Borough of Lansdowne

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On July 15th Lansdowne Borough requested a Blight Remediation program grant of $300,000 from the Commonwealth Financing Authority to be used for Remediation of Blight in the Borough from the PA Department of Community and Economic Development.

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Delaware County Lead Hazard Reduction Program

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The Lead Hazard Reduction Program (LHRP) helps qualified homeowners, landlords, and renters improve the safety of their properties and homes by testing for and remediating lead paint. This Program is available to any person meeting the qualificat...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Lansdowne Arts Board Celebrates Lansdowne Artists During Women's History Month

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Mona is interested in a simplicity and elegance in her artwork. Whether it is a stylized ink brush line, and watercolor wash, a simple graphite line of fabric and form for a fashion illustration, or a modern, illustrative design, she strive...

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Posted on: February 28, 2022

Lansdowne Arts Board Celebrates Black History Month and Highlights the Work of Ife Nii-Owoo

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Lansdowne Arts Board is proud to introduce the work of Ife Nii-Owoo to our community, in honor of Black History Month! Nii-Owoo is a visual artist, graphic designer, and public artist. She studied African Visual Arts at the Institute of African Studies in...
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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Lansdowne Arts Board Member Erica Harney's "Houses of Lansdowne" Series of Paintings

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Erica Harney speaks about her inspiration for painting the "Houses of Lansdowne" series:

"I have always enjoyed going for long walks through my neighborhood- no matter where I’ve lived- and my current neighborhood of Lansdowne, PA ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

September 2022 Letter from Mayor Byrne

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Hello Lansdowne! 

I don’t know about you, but I am definitely appreciating this cool down in temperatures. Welcome to Lansdowne Fall!! 

There have been so many great things that have been going on around town – where do I even begin!&n...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

August 2022 Letter From Mayor Byrne

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Hello Lansdowne!! Thank goodness for some rain finally!! I hope your gardens and lawns are thriving with the extra moisture!

I would like to start by giving an update on the Mayor’s Clean Team clean up initiative. So far, we have done 4 clean ups...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Mayor's Clean and Green Team - Cleanup June 5th

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The next town clean up for the Mayor's Clean and Green Team will be June  5th from 11am to 1pm. We will be meeting at the Penn Wood HS on E Essex Ave. 


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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Thank You to the Volunteers Who Participated in the Mayor's Clean and Green Team Cleanup!

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Mayor Magda would like to thank the volunteers who joined in the clean up on Sunday, May 1st. Next clean up day will meet on Blackburne Avenue. Details will be posted soon!

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

April 22, 2022: Letter from Mayor Magda Byrne

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Hello Lansdowne!

It is finally Spring (said with caution…)! I love Lansdowne in the spring – the trees and flowers are beginning to bloom, the breeze feels wonderful, and best of all; everyone is out and about! There is nothing better ...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

Send Us Your Native Redbud Tree Pictures!

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In 2021 we "Painted the Town" pink by distributing native redbud trees. This year to celebrate Earth Day 2022 (April 22), we're asking Lansdowne Residents to send us a picture of the native redbud tree(s) in your yard or in your neighborhood.

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

The Town Wide Yard Sale is May 14

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Lansdowne's Annual Town Wide Yard Sale!

Saturday May 14th from 8AM until you decide to close. Rain Date is Sunday, May 15th.

To register you must fill out the webform HERE and leave your address to be included in the Town-Wide Yard Sale Map. The form closes...

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

Dedication Ceremony for the Gateway Slope Project

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On April 8th 2022, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Magda Byrne celebrated the opening of the Gateway Slope walkway with a dedication ceremony to Norman "Marty" Council. Several elected officials spoke about the collective vision from the fed...

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Posted on: April 3, 2022

Autism Awareness Day Flag Raising

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Thank you to everyone who participated in the Autism Awareness Day flag raising ceremony on Saturday, April 2nd!

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Posted on: March 17, 2022

March 17, 2022 Letter From Mayor Magda Byrne

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Hello Lansdowne!!

I think it is safe to say that Spring is finally making its grand entrance! I sure did miss the mild temperatures and the sunny days.  As we slowly make our way out of the pandemic, I would like to encourage everyone to please ta...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

February 18, 2022 Letter From Mayor Magda Byrne

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Greetings Lansdowne Residents!

I hope that these first few months of 2022 have been good to you. This year has definitely been busy for me as I acclimate to my new role as Mayor. As your new Mayor, I have several ideas and goals that I would like to work t...

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Posted on: February 2, 2022

Borough Council Adopts Black History Month Resolution for 2022

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Lansdowne Borough Council recently adopted a resolution honoring February as Black History Month and recognizing the theme of "Black Wellness and Health" for 2022. Residents are encouraged to observe this month with programs, celebrations, cerem...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

Tony Campuzano Receives the Campuzano Award

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Mayor Byrne presented the Campuzano Award to Tony Campuzano for his service to the borough, most recently as the borough's mayor. Tony Campuzano is pictured with his wife, Marie Campuzano.

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

New Council Members and Mayor are Sworn In Monday, January 3rd, 2022

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At the January 3, 2022, Lansdowne Reorganization Meeting new council members Kellie Bowker, Robert Curry, Carol Martsolf and Jayne Young were sworn in as well as Magda Byrne as Mayor and Bill Smith as Tax Collector. 

Borough Council also voted una...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

A Fond Farewell from Mayor Tony

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Dear Lansdowne Borough Friends and Neighbors,

I’d like to wish a Happy Holiday to all our residents here in Lansdowne.  I hope everyone is enjoying this wonderful time with family and friends.  Unfortunately we still are dealing...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Mayor Campuzano Honored for Years of Service to the Borough

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Lansdowne Borough honored Mayor Campuzano who has served the Borough as a community volunteer, Councilmember, Council President, elected Constable and for the last eight years the Mayor of Lansdowne. Thank you, Mayor Tony for your years of contributions a...

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Posted on: November 17, 2021

Halloween Event Thank You

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Thank you to everyone who came out the the Lansdowne Borough Halloween event! We had a great time seeing everyone in their festive costumes and a big thank you to all who volunteered and worked the event. See below for pictures.

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

September 16, 2021 Letter from Mayor Tony Campuzano

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors,

What an up and down year it has been.  First it seems that we finally have gotten through the pandemic then the delta variant comes up.  Unfortunately we just have to be patient and vigilant by wearing a mask, li...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Halloween Party

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Lansdowne Borough Kids Halloween Party

Saturday October 30th 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at the Landing rain or shine in connection with the Farmers Market.

  • This event is for all children ages 1 to 12. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Posted on: July 25, 2021

Jake Lyons Sworn in as Lansdowne Police Officer

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Congratulations to Jake Lyons who was recently sworn in as a Lansdowne Borough Police Officer! 

Pictured below: Sgt. James McCaughan, Officer Mike Kester, Mayor Tony Campuzano, new Officer Jake Lyons, Chief of Police, Kenneth Rutherford, and Offic...

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Posted on: July 25, 2021

New Code Enforcement Officer, Dan Miller, Sworn In

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Mayor Campuzano swore in the new code enforcement officer Dan Miller last week.  We welcome Dan to the Borough. He will be a great asset to the borough staff.

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Posted on: July 25, 2021

Mayor Tony Campuzano Presents Proclamation to Founder of Pettaway Pursuit Foundation

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Mayor Tony Campuzano presented a proclamation to Theresa Pettaway, founder of Pettaway Pursuit Foundation, here in Lansdowne at 11 Owen Ave. They celebrated their 20th Anniversary of helping women, children and families in the surrounding areas.

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

July 20, 2021 Letter From Mayor Tony Campuzano

Dear Neighbors,

I hope residents had a chance to enjoy the 4th of July parade on Saturday July 3rd.  Even though it was not as big, it still was great to have that tradition back.  I want to thank Mary Kay Bowden of the Union AA, Vice Pre...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremonies

Wreaths were placed at the Veterans Memorial, Penn Wood High School track, and the Great War Memorial in Lansdowne. See the pictures below and view video of the event HERE.

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

May 20, 2021 - Letter from Mayor Tony

Dear Neighbors,

On May 15th we held our annual Town Wide Yard sale.  We had over 50 houses take part. The weather was beautiful.  I want to thank all the residents who signed up to hold a sale. I hope everyone did well and got rid of some...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

April 14, 2021: Letter from Mayor Campuzano

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Dear Lansdowne Residents,

I hope this finds all of our residents and their families well as we enjoy spring weather here in Lansdowne.  As we still are dealing with the pandemic, I urge everyone who can to get vaccinated.  As you can tell...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

Town Wide Yard Sale May 15

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Lansdowne’s Annual Town Wide Yard Sale is Saturday May 15th. Rain date Sunday May 16th. Register to participate by filling out the webform with your address and you will be included on the Town-Wide Yard Sale Map. Registration closes May 9.

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

February 22, 2021, Letter from Mayor Tony

Dear Lansdowne Residents and Friends,

I hope this finds everyone well and safe.  As we still are dealing with this challenging issue of the pandemic I do see a light at the end of the tunnel.  I urge everyone to get vaccinated and continu...

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

Mayor Campuzano Presents the Helms Award to Jim Klingler

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Recently Mayor Campuzano presented the Borough's highest award “The Helms Award” to Jim Klingler, a long time Lansdowne resident.  The Borough of Lansdowne has benefited immensely from Jim's involvement in bo...

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Posted on: January 18, 2021

January 17, 2021, Letter from Mayor Anthony Campuzano

I’m not sure about you but I’m sure glad to be done with 2020.  It was a very challenging and scary year for all of us for a number of reasons.  Hopefully with new leadership in Washington we can begin to heal and come together to solve ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

A Veterans Day Message from the Mayor

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As we celebrate Veterans Day, as your Mayor, I want to thank all veterans for their service and sacrifices that they have made for our country.  You are the reason we have our freedom and all the rights we enjoy in this great country.  T...

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Posted on: November 15, 2021

You can SAVE MONEY while also making our air healthier for your family!

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Try these actions:-- Keep your home no higher than 67° in winter. At home wear warmer clothes and add blankets to your beds.  Your ancestors managed that; you can too—really!  You’ll save on your home-heating bills AND create less air po...

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Posted on: November 15, 2021

Hazards of "FOG"

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DID YOU KNOW that FOG is a terrible problem for your home pipes and for sewer systems?  FOG stands for “Fats, Oils, and Grease.” Fats that go down drains firm up when they get into the colder pipes in your basement and then underground.  ...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Lansdowne Theater’s Phantom Popcorn

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Have you been to the Lansdowne Theater? It has quite the history and with its history comes a little bit of haunting. The Stanley Warner Company and Herbert Effinger commissioned renowned and prolific theater architect William H. Lee to design the 1358-se...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Halloween Party

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Lansdowne Borough Kids Halloween Party

Saturday October 30th 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at the Landing rain or shine in connection with the Farmers Market.

  • This event is for all children ages 1 to 12. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Trick or treat bag...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

Herd of Goats Help Solve Erosion Issue in Marlyn Park

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Goats will graze in Marlyn Park to eat invasive vegetation, including vines as an alternative to using chemical herbicides.  Some of the invasive vines include multiflora rose, poison ivy, green briar, bittersweet, English ivy and grapevine. &...

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Posted on: July 25, 2021

New Code Enforcement Officer, Dan Miller, Sworn In

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Mayor Campuzano swore in the new code enforcement officer Dan Miller last week.  We welcome Dan to the Borough. He will be a great asset to the borough staff.

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Survey Shows: People in Lansdowne Care About the Environment

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There is a popular bumper sticker that says, “Think globally, act locally,” and this is the bottom line from the “Lansdowne Environmental Priorities Survey” conducted by the Environmental Advisory Council.

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

June 17, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Friends and Neighbors in Lansdowne,

 

Happy June and summer to you! As we celebrate this beautiful June and move into the summer months, we see many of the regular events returning to normal in Lansdowne! This summer we will be holding events,...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Borough of Lansdowne Banners

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At the Council meeting on May 19th, Lansdowne Borough Council voted for the purchase of banners for Lansdowne for our entryways and our downtown. A sample of the banner is provided here. 

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

May 20, 2021 - Letter from Mayor Tony

Dear Neighbors,

On May 15th we held our annual Town Wide Yard sale.  We had over 50 houses take part. The weather was beautiful.  I want to thank all the residents who signed up to hold a sale. I hope everyone did well and got rid of some...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Clean Energy Initiative for Lansdowne Borough

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The new system can modulate the temperature across all rooms and times of day. This control allows users to optimize the climate both comfort and energy efficiency. The primary upgrade to the system is a controller, effectively the brain of the system. Th...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

April 22, 2021: Letter From Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors in Lansdowne,

 

First of all, I want to comment on the beautiful spring in Lansdowne at this time of year with the flowers blooming and to thank all of our neighbors as they work to build their gardens and provide habitats f...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Lansdowne Avenue Crosswalk Work Begins

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April 19, 2021: Miller Bros. contractors have started work at the Lansdowne Avenue Crossing project! In June of 2018 Lansdowne Borough was awarded $87,624 through a competitive grant application to the 2018 Community Development Block Grant funding cycle....

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Spotlight on Invasives: Japanese Knotweed

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Spotlight on Invasives: Japanese Knotweed

 

It’s time to be on the lookout for newly emerging Japanese Knotweed, especially along streambanks and waterways!

 

This invasive perennial, classified as a noxious weed in Pennsylvania, usually sen...
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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Using iNaturalist on Your Next Visit to a Park

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Consider using iNaturalist during your next park outing to document interesting, beautiful, native, or invasive plants!

 

In fact, noting the location of invasive plants helps our Parks & Recreation department to tackle the removal of these pro...
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Posted on: April 19, 2021

Electronics and Clothing Recycling in Lansdowne

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Lansdowne now has a contract with Retrievr to recycle electronic and clothing waste. I am quoting from their website - retrievr.com - regarding this service. As you know, we must pay to have our waste trucked to landfills and incinerators. This program wa...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

April 16, 2021: Gateway Slope Groundbreaking

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Mayor Tony Campuzano and Lansdowne Borough Council President Benjamin Hover and Vice President Magda Byrne celebrate the groundbreaking of the Gateway Slope project into Lansdowne. Also, joining Council and the Mayor are Craig Totaro, the Borough Manager,...
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Posted on: April 14, 2021

April 14, 2021: Letter from Mayor Campuzano

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Dear Lansdowne Residents,

I hope this finds all of our residents and their families well as we enjoy spring weather here in Lansdowne.  As we still are dealing with the pandemic, I urge everyone who can to get vaccinated.  As you can tell...

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Thank you for helping with the Lansdowne Parks cleanup event!

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Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano would like to thank the dedicated community members and the Darby Creek Valley Association for hosting another great cleanup in Lansdowne's Hoffman Park, Marlyn Park, and Pennock Woods. The cleanups help beaut...
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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Resolution Recognizes Cambodian Heritage Week

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Lansdowne Borough recognizes the contributions of Cambodian Americans to the culture of Lansdowne and during the week of April 12 - April 16, Lansdowne Borough celebrates Cambodian Heritage Week by remembering and honoring the victims of the genocide in C...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

Town Wide Yard Sale May 15

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Lansdowne’s Annual Town Wide Yard Sale is Saturday May 15th. Rain date Sunday May 16th. Register to participate by filling out the webform with your address and you will be included on the Town-Wide Yard Sale Map. Registration closes May 9.

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

March 19, 2021: Letter from Council President, Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors in Lansdowne,

 

This spring, as the beautiful song birds return and the flowers bloom, Lansdowne Borough Council is proud that the Lansdowne Renaissance continues with investment in our infrastructure and businesses opening in our do...

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

March 2021: Resolution Recognizing Women's History Month

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The Borough Council of Lansdowne and Mayor Tony Campuzano honor the contributions that women have made throughout history and commit to support efforts to improve opportunities for girls and women.  The Borough Council and the Mayor encourage res...

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

March, 2021: Resolution Recognizing the Contributions of Irish-Americans

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Lansdowne Borough wishes residents of Irish descent a happy Irish American Heritage Month (March, 2021). View the Lansdowne Borough Council Resolution recognizing the valuable contribution to our Nation, State and Lansdowne Community of all Irish-American...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

February 22, 2021, Letter from Mayor Tony

Dear Lansdowne Residents and Friends,

I hope this finds everyone well and safe.  As we still are dealing with this challenging issue of the pandemic I do see a light at the end of the tunnel.  I urge everyone to get vaccinated and continu...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Receives SOLSMART Award!

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Lansdowne Borough was awarded a SolSmart Bronze designation  for taking bold steps to make it easier, faster and more affordable to go solar. SolSmart designation shows local businesses, solar companies and residents that Lansdowne is a great pla...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

February 19, 2021 Letter from Council President Benjamin Hover

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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 

Although the cold, snow, and ice have made walking and driving around Lansdowne difficult, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano want to thank our residents for being good neighbors and supporting each other by...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Lansdowne Borough's New Police Chief

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Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano are pleased to report that after a thorough Police Chief Search that Lansdowne Borough Council offered the position to our current Interim Police Chief Kenneth Rutherford. Read about Chief Rutherford Here.

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Delaware County Lead Remediation and Home Improvement Resources

Delaware County Lead Remediation and Home Improvement Resources from the Office of Housing and Community Development

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

The Lansdowne Borough Council welcomes Nhaomi Lartey, Junior Council Person!

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Nhaomi Lartey, 16, joined the Lansdowne Borough Council as a Junior Council Person in January of this year. Nhaomi was selected from a list of applicants through the PA State Association of Boroughs (PSAB) Junior Council Person Program. Since 2000, PSAB h...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Is Zero Waste an Option for Lansdowne? Part II

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Part II is an attempt to better understand how Lansdowne is currently  handling our waste management. All of our mixed recycling goes to J.P. Mascaro, a  recycling company in Berks County; each recycling day at least one diesel powered &...

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Newsletter
Posted on: January 18, 2021

January 17, 2021, Letter from Mayor Anthony Campuzano

I’m not sure about you but I’m sure glad to be done with 2020.  It was a very challenging and scary year for all of us for a number of reasons.  Hopefully with new leadership in Washington we can begin to heal and come together to solve ...

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Newsletter
Posted on: January 18, 2021

January 17, 2021, Letter from Council President Hover

Dear friends and neighbors, 

As we begin 2021, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano are excited about the renaissance occurring in the Lansdowne Community. With the commencement of several building projects, housing development within the...

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Newsletter
Posted on: January 18, 2021

Is Zero Waste an Option for Lansdowne?

Lansdowne EAC NEWS (1)

As you know, Lansdowne is aiming to reduce its carbon footprint dramatically over the next decades. Waste management needs to be part of that clean energy transition plan. We in the EAC are looking for answers regarding our recycling program-how much of w...

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Newsletter
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Infrastructure Improvements

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Lansdowne Borough is committed to maintaining the high integrity of infrastructure for all of its residents. Through an inspection process, it has been determined that the sanitary sewer in several areas of the Borough are failing and need to be replaced....

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Newsletter
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Meet Councilwoman Janet English

Delco native and long-time resident, Janet English has served on the Lansdowne council for 11 years. Janet believes in the philosophy, “if you want change, you need to be involved” and she did just that. She saw a need at the Lansdowne Public Library and ...

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Newsletter
Posted on: December 16, 2020

December Letter From Council President Benjamin Hover

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 

As we wrap up the year 2020, we can all agree that this year has affected our community both here in Lansdowne and the whole United States in significant ways. Although there are not enough words to express the concern...

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Newsletter
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Energy Efficiency Update

For at least the past decade, Lansdowne Borough Council has been planning with energy efficiency in mind. From traffic lights and street lights, to new windows, the Borough has been saving money by investing in energy efficiency. Here are a few details re...

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Newsletter
Posted on: November 17, 2020

November 17 Letter from Council President Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors, 

The Holiday Season has arrived and Lansdowne Borough Council wishes everyone in the Borough a safe and healthy Holiday Season. Although we are forced to celebrate differently this year, we want to be sure to slow and stop the spre...

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Newsletter
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Meet Council Vice-President Magdalena Byrne

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Fourteen years ago, New York City native Magdalena Byrne and her husband found themselves moving  to Lansdowne, Pennsylvania when her husband’s employer relocated their offices. “It was really a fluke,” she said. “We knew no one, we had no family...

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Newsletter
Posted on: November 19, 2020

From Mayor Tony: November 2020

As the year 2020 comes to an end, I'm sure you would agree with me that we all can't wait for 2021. It has been a very challenging year for everyone for various reasons. I'm sure that in 2021 there will still be challenges but I feel that it will be a bet...

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Newsletter
Posted on: November 17, 2020

New Worlds to Conquer for Sustainability Activist: First Lansdowne, Now DelCo

Lansdowne EAC NEWS (1)

One of Delaware County Council’s first actions after last year’s election was to unanimously establish the Delaware County Sustainability Commission.

 

When it met for the first time last month, the new Commission included Carol Martsolf, ...

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Newsletter
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Meet Interim Police Chief Sergeant Ken Rutherford

Interim Police Chief Ken Rutherford has been a part of the Lansdowne Police Department for 20 years now. While serving in the United States Marine Corps, he always enjoyed helping others which eventually drew him to the police force. After his Marine Corp...

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Newsletter
Posted on: October 21, 2020

Meet Council President Benjamin Hover

Benjamin Hover, Lansdowne’s Council President has been living in the Borough of Lansdowne for almost 20 years. A graduate of Hiram College, the Ohio native and his wife came to the Philadelphia area after she accepted a job in the Swathmore area. Continui...

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Newsletter
Posted on: August 18, 2020

August 16 Letter From President Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors, 

As we end the summer and head into the fall, I want to extend my gratitude to live with you in a community of friends where neighbors take care of neighbors. The last few months have been challenging for us as a communit...

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Newsletter
Posted on: June 13, 2020

Joint Statement on Racism and Racial Injustice

On June 11th officials from Lansdowne Borough, Yeadon Borough, and the William Penn School District gathered to announce our unified commitment to denounce the systemic racism that afflicts our communities.

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Council Statement on Recent Protests

On June 5th, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano released a unanimous statement denouncing the death of George Floyd and our commitment to ensuring the rights of all residents in Lansdowne.

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020 Letter from Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors,

Quarantine News

Welcome to summer! This past spring in Lansdowne has been challenging for our community's residents and businesses with the numerous closures and changes required by quarantine procedures caused by the pandemic. As we move in...

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Newsletter
Posted on: August 17, 2020

Application For a Grant to Remediate Blight in the Borough of Lansdowne

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On July 15th Lansdowne Borough requested a Blight Remediation program grant of $300,000 from the Commonwealth Financing Authority to be used for Remediation of Blight in the Borough from the PA Department of Community and Economic Development.

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Newsletter

News Flash

Posted on: August 18, 2022

Help Us Clean Up Our Parks!

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Fall Park Cleanups have been scheduled on the 1st Saturdays of the month from 10am to 12pm. 

See the our webpage for details and come ready to help!

  • September 10, Reservoir Park (it’s actually the 2nd Saturday, due to Labor Day Holiday)
  • Oc...
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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: June 10, 2022

Parks & Recreation Summer Events!

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The Parks & Recreation Board has added summer events you won't want to miss including family friendly movie nights in Hoffman Park and a July park cleanup!

See the borough calendar for all the details about the following events:

Summer Movie Ni...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: March 20, 2022

Earth Day at Interboro Park

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Join Lansdowne neighbors and friends for Earth Day on April 23rd from 11am to 3pm at Interboro Park.

Rain Date is April 30th

Lansdowne Borough and several of Lansdowne Boards including the Environmental Advisory Council, Parks and Recreation Board, and Shad...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: March 18, 2022

Meet the Parks and Recreation Department

Lansdowne Parks and Recreation Department

You may already be familiar with the many public parks, greenspaces and street trees that add to the beauty of Lansdowne. To learn more about the Parks and Recreation Department, we spoke with Erica Sollberger, Director of Parks and Recreation since 2010....

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Many Ways to Celebrate Arbor Day

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National Arbor Day is Friday, April 29, 2022.  This year marks the 150th anniversary of the tree planting holiday.  While most holidays celebrate something that has already happened and is worth remembering, Arbor Day represents a hope f...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: December 27, 2021

Hays Park Christmas Eve Cleanup

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The work of the Borough never stops, even on Christmas Eve! Crews hired by the Borough continued the work to cut back underbrush and poison ivy off the fence lines in Hays Park this past Christmas Eve. Lansdowne Borough Council is dedicated to in...
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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: April 22, 2021

Spotlight on Invasives: Japanese Knotweed

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Spotlight on Invasives: Japanese Knotweed

 

It’s time to be on the lookout for newly emerging Japanese Knotweed, especially along streambanks and waterways!

 

This invasive perennial, classified as a noxious weed in Pennsylvania, u...
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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Using iNaturalist on Your Next Visit to a Park

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Consider using iNaturalist during your next park outing to document interesting, beautiful, native, or invasive plants!

 

In fact, noting the location of invasive plants helps our Parks & Recreation department to tackle the removal of these pro...
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News Flash

Posted on: September 22, 2022

Meet Hoagie!

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Hoagie is new to Lansdowne...and the world. He was born in April and made his way from Tennessee to call Lansdowne home. He really enjoys ice cubes, eating grass and NOT walking. So you can meet Hoagie anytime-he will be the stubborn but very cute puppy s...

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: August 18, 2022

Meet Red Baron!

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Red Baron is a Siberian forest cat that was rescued a few years ago. Red Baron loves laying in the window looking down into Marlyn Park and watching the wonderful wildlife! Also enjoys lounging on antique furniture as you can see in the picture!

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: July 12, 2022

Meet Monkey!

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Monkey is a native Lansdownian having been a rescue of the Animal Friends of Lansdowne 14 years ago. She's an excellent mouser but enjoys a banana from time to time as her name would suggest. She can usually be found soaking up the sun in her fav...

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Meet Beltane!

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Beltane is a sweetheart who is adapting nicely to life in a wooded area after living in a high-rise apartment in the city. She loves peanut butter (in moderation), drinking from faucets, cuddling under the covers, birdwatching, and napping. She also has t...

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: April 6, 2022

Meet Hunter!

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Hunter is a furry ball of cuddly fun. He loves camping, playing with his toys, and cuddling with his two moms.

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: March 7, 2022

Meet Lola!

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Chief Rutherford and his  family fostered Lola in January of 2020 and she has been with them since then. She was found as a pup in a dumpster in Virginia and made it all the way to the Rutherford family in Pennsylvania.  She turned 2 yea...

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: February 7, 2022

Meet Mia!

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Mia is a new resident of Lansdowne when we moved here in May of 2021! She is a rescue and turned 5 on Valentine's Day of 2022. She is a chihuahua mixed with min-pin and super friendly!

Pet of the Month
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Meet Bello!

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Bello was the only dog not barking in the shelter so his owner took him home. He is the sweetest little chap you can meet.

Pet of the Month
Posted on: December 9, 2021

Meet Dune!

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Dune is a rescue puppy who only knows pandemic living. After years of wanting a dog and trying to find a puppy, Dune came into our lives and it’s been an exciting ever since. Dune is a sweet boy who loves his people. While being a pandemic puppy...

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Meet Lulubelle!

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Lulu likes to go for walks and smell all the smells. Her owner knit her this sweater because he fur is so short and she is always cold. She is an 80lb lap dog-- if you sit on their sofa, she is gonna sit on you!

 

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Meet Oliver!

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Oliver is a lifelong resident of Lansdowne. He has unfailingly greeted everyone who has ever ventured onto the last block of West Stewart Avenue for nearly 13 years. Now dealing with geriatric health issue, Ollie is taking it easy either on the front porc...

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Meet Jack!

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Jack is a rescue dog who has been through a lot. Jack was found with one eye and had to have surgery when he was found in Philadelphia. 

 

Pet of the Month
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Meet Layla!

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Layla loves to welcome her neighbors into the yard to play except the squirrels!  She just turned one!

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Pet of the Month
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Meet Bella!

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Bella loves to relax in the sun, play with her toys and watch TV with the family. She also likes bird watching.

Pet of the Month
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Meet Zoe!

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Zoe is a sweetheart that her owners rescued three years ago. She loves playing ball and tug with her favorite toys. She is our fur baby who is always there for cuddles when we need her!

Pet of the Month
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Meet Oliver & Dee!

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Lansdowne resident, Nicole, sent in this adorable picture of her pets, Oliver and Dee.  Oliver and Dee love people, snacks and cuddles. And Lansdowne of course!

Pet of the Month
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Meet Cali!

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Mayor Tony Campuzano's cat, Cali, is a beautiful tabby cat and loves living in Lansdowne Borough!

Pet of the Month

News Flash

Posted on: September 27, 2022

Police Blotter 09-19-22 to 09-25-22

09/19/2022 16:30 – ASSAULT

NYACK AVE        

Police responded to Nyack Avenue for a report of a domestic related assault.  Upon arrival, one subject was arrested for assault and related offenses.&nb...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Police Blotter 09-12-22 to 09-18-22

09/12/2022 10:18 – ASSAULT

GREEN AVE.

Police dispatched to Green Ave. for a report of a disorderly subject. Upon arrival, one juvenile subject was arrested for assault and related offenses.   

 

09/13/2022 18:15 &ndash...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Police Blotter 09-05-22 to 09-11-22

09/06/2022 00:48 – THEFT

WEST BALTIMORE AVE.

Police responded to W. Baltimore Ave. for a Theft Report.  Upon arrival, the victim reported seeing an unknown person who was not a postal employee, enter the U.S. Mailbox and remove mail. &...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: September 7, 2022

Police Blotter 08-29-22 to 09-04-22

Police Blotter 08-29-22 to 09-04-22

 

08/30/2022 15:15 – THEFT

WEST BALTIMORE AVE.   

Police were dispatched to W. Baltimore Ave. for a report of a theft report.  Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown subje...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Police Blotter 08-22-22 to 08-28-22

08/23/2022 19:42 – BURGLARY

FAIRVIEW AVE.       

Police were dispatched to Fairview Ave for a theft discovered from a residence.  Upon arrival, the victim reported numerous tools stolen from a vacant re...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 23, 2022

Police Blotter 08-15-22 to 08-21-22

08/15/2022 08:34 – THEFT

NORTH WYCOMBE AVE.

Police were dispatched to N. Wycombe Ave. for a theft report.  Upon arrival, the victim reported several items stolen from the rear yard over the past two months.  The investigation is ...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 16, 2022

Police Blotter 08-08-22 to 08-14-22

 

08/08/2022 07:01 – THEFT FROM VEHICLE

DREXEL AVE.

Police were dispatched to Drexel Ave for a theft from vehicle report. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown subject entered his unlocked vehicle sometime overnight and removed pers...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 9, 2022

Police Blotter 08-01-22 to 08-07-22

08/01/2022 16:40 – THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLE              

WINDERMERE AVE.

Police were dispatched to Windermere Ave. for a theft from a vehicle.   Upon arrival, the victim repo...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Police Blotter 07-25-22 to 07-31-22

07/25/2022 15:45 – THEFT

NORTH WYCOMBE AVE.

The victim came to the Lansdowne Police Headquarters to report a theft on N. Wycombe Ave.  The victim reported one of his paychecks stolen from his mailbox.  The investigation is ongoin...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Police Blotter 07-18-30 to 07-24-22

07/18/2022 01:25 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.        

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a retail theft. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown subject left the store without paying for mercha...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: July 19, 2022

Police Blotter 07-11-30 to 07-17-22

07/12/2022 04:24 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.              

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a retail theft. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown subject left th...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: July 12, 2022

Police Blotter 07-04-30 to 07-10-22

07/04/2022 17:05-FRAUD         

ARDMORE AVE.

The victim reported to LPD to report that a unknown subject illegally obtained a personal check and withdrew $6,000.99 from her checking account.  The investi...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Police Blotter 06-27-30 to 07-03-22

06/26/2022 20:30 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a retail theft. Upon arrival, the victim reported multiple unknown subjects left the store without paying for the merchandise. The investigation is ongoi...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 30, 2022

Police Blotter 06-20-30 to 06-26-22

06/21/2022 06:46 – THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLE

DREXEL AVE. 

Police were dispatched to Drexel Ave. for a theft from vehicle report. The victim reported an unknown person entered her unlocked vehicle sometime overnight.  The investiga...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Police Blotter 06-13-30 to 06-19-22

06/14/2022 06:41 – THEFT       

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a theft which just occurred. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown subject(s) left the store without pa...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 14, 2022

Police Blotter 06-06-22 to 06-12-22

06/06/2022 10:57 – FRAUD

WEST GREENWOOD AVE.    

The victim came to LPD HQ to report a fraud.  The victim reported an unknown person stole a previously mailed check, altered it, and re-issued the check to another subject...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 9, 2022

Police Blotter 05-30-30 to 06-05-22

06/02/2022 04:30 – MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police responded to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a stolen vehicle report.   Upon arrival, the victim report that he left the vehicle running while inside the store. When the victim exit...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 9, 2022

Police Blotter 05-23-22 to 05-29-22

05/23/2022 01:06 – DISORDERLY CONDUCT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a report a subject threatening the staff. Upon arrival, the subjects were located and subsequently issued citations for Disorderly Conduct.&...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Police Blotter 05-16-22 to 05-22-22

05/16/2022 12:15 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a retail theft which just occurred.  Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown male left the store without paying for merchandise.  ...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Police Blotter 05-09-22 to 05-15-22

05/09/2022 15:20 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE

Lansdowne Police responded to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a retail theft.  Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown male left the store without paying for merchandise.  The investigation...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Police Blotter 05-02-22 to 05-08-22

05/01/2022 23:03 – DISORDERLY CONDUCT

WEST BALTIMORE AVE.          

Police responded to West Baltimore Ave. for an unwanted subject.  Upon arrival, officers encounter a subject who was refusing...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Police Blotter 04-25-22 to 05-01-22

04/25/2022 12:11 – CRIMINAL MISCHIEF

BARTRAM AVE.               

The victim came to Lansdowne Police station to report criminal mischief.  The victim reported an unkn...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Police Blotter 04-18-22 to 04-24-22

04/17/2022 23:50 – DUI

WEST BALTIMORE AVE.                

While on patrol, an Officer observed a vehicle drive onto the sidewalk in the area of W. Baltimore Ave.  Th...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: April 20, 2022

Police Blotter 04-11-22 to 04-17-22

04/11/2022 12:17-FRAUD         

WEST ESSEX AVE.

The victim contacted the Lansdowne Police to report an unknown person fraudulently altered and cashed her previously mailed checks.  The investigation is o...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Police Blotter 04-04-22 to 04-10-22

04/02/2022 12:25 – CRIMINAL MISCHIEF TO AUTO

NORTH HIGHLND AVE.              

Police were dispatched N. Highland Ave. for a report of criminal mischief to vehicle.  Upon arriv...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Police Blotter 03-28-22 to 04-03-22

03/28/2022 01:44 – DISORDERLY CONDUCT

POWELLTON & WYCOMBE AVE.

Police were dispatched to the area of N. Wycombe Ave. for a report of vehicle in the roadway with its hazard lights on.  Upon arrival, officers spoke with the vehicle owne...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 28, 2022

Police Blotter 03-21-22 to 03-27-22

03/21/2022 07:24 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE               

Police were dispatched to the N. Lansdowne Ave. for a report of a retail theft. On arrival, the victim reported thr...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Police Blotter 03-14-22 to 03-20-22

03/14/2022 06:03 – TRESPASSING

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for an unwanted subject panhandling outside of the store. Upon arrival, one male subject was arrested and issued a citation for Trespassing.&a...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 15, 2022

Police Blotter 03-07-22 to 03-13-22

03/07/2022 20:06 – CRIMINAL MISCHIEF

EAST BALTIMORE AVE.  

Police were dispatched to E. Baltimore Ave. for criminal mischief to vehicle. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown person punctured his vehicle tires.  The victim...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Police Blotter 02-28-22 to 03-06-22

02/28/2022 22:18 – ASSAULT

NORTH MAPLE AVE.  

Police were called to N. Maple Ave. for a report of an assault.   Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown subject threw unknown liquid in her face.  The victim and other...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Police Blotter 02-21-22 to 02-27-22

02/21/2022 11:48 – THREATS

WINDERMERE AVE. 

Police were dispatched to Windermere Ave. for a report of a subject threating a victim with a firearm.  Upon arrival, the victim reported being threatened by her neighbor.   Th...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: February 24, 2022

Police Blotter 02-14-22 to 02-20-22

02/17/2022 10:07 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.        

A wallet, which was located in the area of Nyack Ave. and Maple Ave., was turned over to the police.  The owner was located and informed police that...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Police Blotter 02-07-22 to 02-13-22

02/10/2022 09:51 – THEFT

MIDWAY AVE.                

Police were dispatched to Midway Ave. for a stolen catalytic converter discovered. Upon arrival, the victim reported an un...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Police Blotter 01-31-21 to 02-06-22

01/31/2022 22:23 – ASSAULT

NORTH WYCOMBE AVE. 

Police were dispatched to N. Wycombe Ave., Apt. A, for a report of a domestic assault.  Upon arrival, the victim reported being assaulted by her male acquaintance who was still at th...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Police Blotter 01-24-21 to 01-30-22

01/26/2022 08:46 – MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT

BARTRAM AVE.           

Police received a report of a stolen vehicle that just occurred. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown subject stole her ru...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: January 25, 2022

Police Blotter 01-17-21 to 01-23-22

01/18/2022 01:00 – DUI

LANSDOWNE & BALTIMORE AVE.                

While on patrol, Police located a subject sleeping in his vehicle while stopped at the light at N. Lansdo...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: January 23, 2022

Police Blotter 01-10-21 to 01-16-22

01/12/2022 19:10 – THEFT

EAST BALTIMORE AVE.              

Police were dispatched for a theft just occurred. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown subject left the store with me...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Police Blotter 01-03-21 to 01-09-22

01/05/2022 20:21 – ASSAULT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for an assault.  Upon arrival, the victim reported being shoved to the ground by a patron after being refused access to the back-room area. &n...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Police Blotter 12-27-21 to 01-02-22

12/27/2021 12:57 – THEFT

WEST PLUMSTEAD AVE.             

The victim came to Police Headquarters to report a theft of mail from her mailbox.  With the assistance of surveillan...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Police Blotter 12-20-21 to 12-26-21

12/20/2021 05:28 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.             

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a theft of merchandise. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: December 22, 2021

Police Blotter 12-13-21 to 12-19-21

12/13/2021 12:25 – THREATS

WEST MARSHALL RD.

Police were dispatched to 60 W. Marshall Rd. for a woman being threatened.  Upon arrival, the victim reported being intimidated by another female who left the area.  As a result of the...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: December 13, 2021

Police Blotter 12-06-21 to 12-12-21

12/03/2021 14:27 – DISORDERLY CONDUCT

EAST ESSEX AVE.               

Police were dispatched to the area of E. Essex Ave. for a large group of juveniles fighting.  Upo...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: December 9, 2021

Police Blotter 11-29-21 to 12-05-21

11/29/2021 11:01 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.             

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for a theft. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown suspect left the store ...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: November 30, 2021

Police Blotter 11-22-21 to 11-28-21

11/22/2021 08:44 – THEFT

EAST PLUMSTEAD AVE.            

Police received a report of a theft from a vehicle. Upon arrival, the victim stated that he parked & locked his vehicle in the drive...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Police Blotter 11-15-21 to 11-21-21

11/15/2021 20:17 – FRAUD

WEST BALTIMORE AVE.              

Police were dispatched for suspicious persons hanging around the ATM. Upon arrival, three subjects were detained, and officer...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Police Blotter 11-08-21 to 11-14-21

11/08/2021 10:15 – THEFT ATTEMPT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police responded to E. Baltimore Avenue for a report of a retail theft which just occurred.  Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown subject left the store without paying for merc...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Police Blotter 11-01-21 to 11-07-21

11/04/2021 07:25 – DISORDERLY CONDUCT

EAST STRATFORD AVE.   

Police responded to the area of 35 N. Highland Ave., for a report of a neighbor dispute. Upon arrival, the victim reported her neighbor spit on her.   The susp...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: November 2, 2021

Police Blotter 10-25-21 to 10-31-21

10/25/2021 09:17 THEFT

SOUTH LANSDOWNE AVE.  

Police were dispatched to the area of S. Lansdowne Ave. and Linden Ave., for a report of a stolen registration plate. Upon arrival, the victim reported his PA registration plate stolen sometime overnigh...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Police Blotter 10-18-21 to 10-24-21

10/19/2021 11:15 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.          

Police responded to N. Lansdowne Ave. for the retail theft that just occurred.  The store manager reported that a female left the store w...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Police Blotter 10-11-21 to 10-17-21

10/11/2021 22:22 -THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.             

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for the report of theft.   Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown person stol...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Police Blotter 10-04-21 to 10-10-21

10/04/2021 03:13 – THEFT

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police were dispatched to N. Lansdowne Ave. for the report of a theft.  Upon arrival, the suspect was no longer on location.  Surveillance video was requested, and the investigation i...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Police Blotter 09-27-21 to 10-03-21

09/26/2021 14:36 – THEFT

SOUTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

The victim came to the Lansdowne Police Headquarters to report a theft of a catalytic converter from his vehicle.  The victim reported that his catalytic converter was removed sometime overnig...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Police Blotter 09-20-21 to 09-26-21

09/20/2021 11:34-BURGLARY

WEST PLUMSTEAD AVE

Police were dispatched to W. Plumstead Ave. for a burglary discovered.  The victim reported an unknown person forced open the rear door to the residence.  Coins and silver were reported stolen f...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Police Blotter 09-13-21 to 09-19-21

09/12/2021 16:54 – THEFT

BLACKBURN AVE

The victim came to the Lansdowne Police Station to report that her PA registration plate was stolen from the rear of her vehicle sometime overnight.  The registration was entered into the national da...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Police Blotter 09-06-21 to 09-12-21

09/06/2021 12:57-THEFT

WINDERMERE AVE.              

Police were dispatched to Windermere Ave. for a report of a theft discovered. Upon arrival the victim reported 2 sky pencil holly trees and 1...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: September 8, 2021

Police Blotter 08-30-21 to 09-05-21

08/30/2021 09:30 – THEFT

WOODLAND AVE

The victim called the Lansdowne police to report the theft of a package which was delivered to her residence.  The victim reported that the package was delivered on 8/21/21 but was never received. &am...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Police Blotter 08-23-21 to 08-29-21

08/23/2021 12:49 – DUI

EAST BALTIMORE AVE.

Police responded to the area of E. Baltimore Avenue for the report of a three-vehicle accident.  Upon arrival, the operator of the striking vehicle was taken into custody for DUI and related offe...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Police Blotter 08-16-21 to 08-22-21

08/13/2021 13:57 – THREATS

FLORENCE AVE.           

Police were dispatched to Florence Ave. for a domestic not in progress. Upon arrival, the victim reported receiving threatening phone calls f...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 24, 2021

Police Blotter 08-09-21 to 08-15-21

08/07/2021 11:46 – BURGLARY

SOUTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police responded to S. Lansdowne Ave. for a report of a burglary which just occurred.  Responding Officers located the subject who was subsequently arrested for Burglary and related offense...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Police Blotter 08-02-21 to 08-08-21

08/02/2021 12:40 -THEFT

NORTH WYCOMBE AVE. 

Police were dispatched to N. Wycombe Ave, for a theft report. Upon arrival, the victim reported the theft of his credit cards and cash.  The victim last saw the stolen items during a gathering at...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: August 3, 2021

Police Blotter 07-26-21 to 08-01-21

07/26/2021 15:14-COUNTERFITTING

WEST BALTIMORE AVE.             

Police were dispatched for a report of a vehicle accident with injuries. After investigating the accident, it was discovered that...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Police Blotter 07-19-21 to 07-25-21

07/19/2021 10:39 – THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLE

NORTH WYCOMBE AVE.

Police were Dispatched to North Wycombe Ave. for a theft from a vehicle. The victim informed police that sometime in the previous two days, someone removed two tablets from his vehicle...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Police Blotter 07-12-21 to 07-18-21

07/12/2021 00:44 – ASSAULT

EAST STEWART AVE.             

Police were dispatched to E. Stewart Ave. for a domestic assault. Upon arrival, the victim reported that her ex-boyfriend thre...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Police Blotter 07-05-21 to 07-11-21

07/05/2021 13:06 – ATTEMPTED ROBBERY

NORTH WYCOMBE AVE.

Police were dispatched to the area of North Wycombe Avenue for an attempted robbery.  The victim reported that the male suspect came up behind her and attempted to remove her debit c...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Police Blotter 06-28-21 to 07-04-21

06/29/2021 01:31 – CRIMINAL MISCHIEF TO AUTO

SOUTH WYCOMBE AVE.

Police were dispatched to N. Wycombe Ave. for a domestic dispute. Upon arrival, the victim report damage to her vehicle.  A suspect was later located and charged accordingly....

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Police Blotter 06-21-21 to 06-27-21

06/21/2021 06:59 – ASSAULT

EAST STEWART AVE.

Police were dispatched to a report of a possible sexual assault. Initial reports indicate that a woman was sexually assaulted at a residence on Stewart Ave.  The investigation is ongoing.&n...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 30, 2021

Police Blotter 06-14-21 to 06-20-21

06/15/2021 09:47 – AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

WEST PLUMSTEAD AVE.

Police were dispatched to W. Plumstead Ave. for a report of a domestic disturbance involving a knife.  Upon arrival, police encountered a women suffering from a mental health episo...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 16, 2021

Police Blotter 06-07-21 to 06-13-21

06/07/2021 02:00 – DISORDERLY CONDUCT

OWEN AVE.   

Police were dispatched to Owen Ave. for a report of loud music.  Upon arrival, the complainant reported a loud party with music at a neighboring apartment and that this ...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Police Blotter 05-31-21 to 06-06-21

06/01/2021 07:35 – THEFT FROM AUTO

CLOVER LANE

Police were dispatched to Clover Lane for a theft from a vehicle. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown person entered her vehicle sometime overnight.  The investigation is ongoing. &a...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Police Blotter 05-24-21 to 05-30-21

05/24/2021 13:00 – CRIMINAL MISCHIEF TO MOTOR VEHICLE

NORTH MAPLE AVE.              

Police were dispatched for criminal mischief discovered. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unkno...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Police Blotter 05-17-21 to 05-23-21

05/17/2021 03:49 – MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT

WEST PLUMSTEAD AVE.              

Police were dispatched to W. Plumstead Ave. in reference to a stolen vehicle discovered. Upon arrival, the vict...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Police Blotter 05-10-21 to 05-16-21

05/11/2021 08:36 – CRIMINAL MISCHIEF TO AUTOMOBILE

DEFOREST RD.

Police were dispatched to DeForest Rd. for the report of a hit and run discovered. Upon arrival, the victim reported an unknown person broke the driver side window of his vehicle. &am...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Police Blotter 05-03-21 to 05-09-21

05/05/2021 02:30 – THREATS

EAST PLUMSTEAD AVE.

Officers were dispatched to the area of E. Plumstead Ave. for an unknown nature, reported by a third-party who was not on location.  Upon arrival, Officers located a male with a bleeding lace...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Police Blotter 04-26-21 to 05-02-21

04/26/2021 21:26 – MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT

EAST ESSEX AVE.

Police were dispatched for a stolen vehicle.  On arrival, the victim informed police that she left her vehicle running while she ran into her house to drop off a package.  Wh...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Police Blotter 04-19-21 to 04-25-21

04/19/2021 19:39-THEFT            

SAYERS AVE.

The victim contacted the Police regarding a stolen money order.  The victim reported an unknown person stole her money order after it was placed in...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Police Blotter 04-12-21 to 04-18-21

04/18/2021 09:56 - ASSAULT       

EAST PLUMSTEAD AVE.

Police were dispatched to East Plumstead Ave. for a nature unknown call.  Upon arrival, Officers spoke with the victim who reported damage to his property by ...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Police Blotter 04-05-21 to 04-11-21

04/05/2021 15:25 FLIM FLAM

WILLOWBROOK AVE.              

The victim contacted the Lansdowne Police Station to report that he had been the victim of a scam.  The victim was contacted by...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: April 7, 2021

Police Blotter 03-29-21 to 04-04-21

03/29/2021 10:52 – CRIMINAL MISCHIEF

NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE

Police responded to N. Lansdowne Avenue for a report of a suspicious male asking for money.  The victim reported that the male followed her to her place of business and began to yel...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Police Blotter 03-22-21 to 03-28-21

03/23/2021 00:29 – DISORDERLY CONDUCT

WINDERMERE AVE.

Police received a noise complaint on Windermere Ave. Upon arrival, Officer could hear music from outside of the apartment.  Due to numerous noise complaints, the occupant was cited for...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Police Blotter 03-15-21 to 03-21-21

03/15/2021 16:44 – DISORDERLY CONDUCT

SOUTH LANSDOWNE AVENUE

Police were called to South Lansdowne Avenue for a disturbance in progress. Upon arrival, Officer located a subject who was reported to be damaging property.  The subject was su...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 16, 2021

Police Blotter 03-08-21 to 03-14-21

03/08/2021 14:42 – DUI

EAST PLUMSTEAD AVE.             

Police dispatched to the intersection of E. Plumstead Ave. and Wabash Ave. for a hit and run accident that just occurred. &n...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 8, 2021

Police Blotter 03-01-21 to 03-07-21

03/01/2021 16:22 – THEFT

DREXEL AVE.             

Police were dispatched to Drexel Ave. regarding a stolen Catalytic Converter discovered.  Upon arrival, the victim reported a...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Police Blotter 02-22-21 to 02-28-21

02/22/2021 08:58 – DISORDERLY CONDUCT

PENN WOOD HIGH SCHOOL              

Police responded to Penn Wood High School for a report of a student in possession of marijuana. One juvenile m...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Police Blotter 02-15-21 to 02-21-21

02/15/2021 17:10-ASSAULT      

LANSDOWNE AVE. AND UNION AVE.

Lansdowne Police were dispatched to the Sunoco gas station on Baltimore Ave. regarding an incident that occurred on S. Union Ave.  Upon arrival, the victim repo...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Police Blotter 02-08-21 to 02-14-21

02/09/2021 08:26 – TRAFFIC OFFENSES

BALTIMORE & WINDERMERE AVE.

Police were called to a traffic accident at Baltimore Ave. and Windermere Ave.  Upon arrival, the driver presented a fraudulent insurance card.  The driver was l...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: February 9, 2021

Police Blotter 02-01-21 to 02-07-21

02/01/2021 13:46-CRIMINAL MISCHIEF TO AUTO         

MARLYN AVE. 

Police were contacted by the victim to report that her front right car tire was slashed sometime overnight possibly due to a domestic situ...

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Police Blotter

News Flash

Posted on: March 31, 2022

Congratulations Officers!

Police Promotions 2

On March 16th, 2022 The Lansdowne Police Department promoted four Officers to the rank of Sergeant. Sgt. Jonathan McGowan, Sgt. Michael Kester, Sgt. Christopher Craig, and Sgt. Michael Miller will help lead the department into the future. 
Sgt. Ke...
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Police News
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Volunteer with the Youth Aid Panel!

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Volunteer for the Youth Aid Panel!
Join with Center for Resolutions and the Lansdowne Police Department.
The Center for Resolutions is looking for volunteers to take part in the Youth Aid Panel Program in Lansdowne Borough.

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Lansdowne Police – Case #018-22 – Robbery – Informational Release – C12

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Friday, January 21, 2022 

On January 20, 2022, at approximately 21:38 hours, Lansdowne Police were dispatched to the Wells Fargo Bank located at 65 W. Baltimore Avenue for an armed carjacking which had occurred within the last two minutes. The vic...

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Police News
Posted on: January 20, 2022

Officer Ronald Lassiter sworn in as full time officer

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At the January 19, 2022, Council Meeting - Officer Ronald Lassiter was sworn in as a full time officer. See pictures below. 

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Police News
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Sergeant James McCaughan Retirement

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On Friday January 7th, 2022 Sgt. James McCaughan retired from the Lansdowne Police Department. Known by friends, family, and residents as “JimBob” he served the community for 25 years. Sgt. McCaugan was a prime example of what a Police...

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Police News
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Police Receive New Body Cameras

Police Bodycams

The new police body cameras are up and running for all of our police officers.  This is a tremendous tool for our officers to help them perform their duties and an important addition to the borough's goal to assure the safety of all our borough r...

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Police News
Posted on: December 15, 2021

Lansdowne Police at the Manors Tree Lighting

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The Lansdowne Police Department had a blast at the manors tree lighting and the Christmas parade. See pictures from the event below.

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Police News
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Police K-9 Unit Demonstration

On Tuesday 10/26/21, Officer Miller and K9 Bogi went to St. Cyril-Philomena School and provided the students with an informational demonstration.  Officer Miller and Bogi were a big success.

Nice work Officer Miller and Bogi!!!

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Police News
Posted on: August 12, 2021

Gun Safety

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The Borough has recently experienced a few incidents involving firearms. While some are deliberate and others are accidental, all incidents involving firearms are concerning.  I would like to share some information and safety tips to help avoid s...

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Police News
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Meet Lansdowne's Newest Police Officer: Jake Lyons

Officer Lyons

A new addition to the Lansdowne Police Department, Officer Jake Lyons is no stranger to the Police Force. With Police Officers in the family and working at the Darby Borough Police Department right out of the academy, Officer Lyons is excited to see where...

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Police News
Posted on: July 25, 2021

Jake Lyons Sworn in as Lansdowne Police Officer

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Congratulations to Jake Lyons who was recently sworn in as a Lansdowne Borough Police Officer! 

Pictured below: Sgt. James McCaughan, Officer Mike Kester, Mayor Tony Campuzano, new Officer Jake Lyons, Chief of Police, Kenneth Rutherford, and Offic...

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Police News
Posted on: April 16, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE OF EXAMINATION FOR POLICE OFFICER IN THE BOROUGH OF LANSDOWNE POLICE DEPARTMENT

Lansdowne PD

PUBLIC NOTICE OF EXAMINATION FOR

POLICE OFFICER

IN THE BOROUGH OF LANSDOWNE POLICE DEPARTMENT

Notice is hereby given that the Civil Service Commission of the Borough of Lansdowne will hold a written examination at the Twentieth Century Club, 84 S. Lansdowne ...

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Police News
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Lansdowne Borough's New Police Chief

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Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Campuzano are pleased to report that after a thorough Police Chief Search that Lansdowne Borough Council offered the position to our current Interim Police Chief Kenneth Rutherford. Read about Chief Rutherford Here.

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Police News
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Meet Police Chief Ken Rutherford

Updated 2/19/2021

Congratulations to our new Police Chief Ken Rutherford! Chief Rutherford has been a part of the Lansdowne Police Department for 20 years now. While serving in the United States Marine Corps, he always enjoyed helping others which eventual...

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Police News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

West Stewart Ave - New Traffic Pattern

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Thursday October 1, 2020 

Attention Drivers,

The Lansdowne Police Department would like to inform drivers that a new traffic pattern has been implemented effective October 1, 2020. W. Stewart Avenue, between N. Lansdowne Avenue and Owen Avenue, wil...

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News Flash

Posted on: February 25, 2021

Recycling Notice from J. P. Mascaro

Lansdowne Borough Trash and Recycling alert

Please keep recycling clean! J. P. Mascaro, Lansdowne's recycling contractor, has seen an increase in contaminated recycling at its single stream recycling plant. 

The contamination rate at the J. P. Mascaro Total Recycle single stream recyclable ...

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Additional Info... Public Works

News Flash

Posted on: August 4, 2022

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #8

Tot Lot Update

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #8 - Slide Embankment, Concrete Area for Picnic Tables, and Bollard Light Foundations: It’s neat to see the work continuing in what will be another great park for our community - this one for young children! The soil embankment for ...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: June 13, 2022

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #7 - More Concrete Work and Turf Mound Construction!

Tot Lot Update

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #7 - More Concrete Work and Turf Mound Construction! So much progress to share! The concrete pour occurred for the ADA accessible route and you can see the beginning stages of the turf mound! The artificial turf mound will be an are...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: June 6, 2022

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #6 - ADA Accessible Route Under Construction!

Tot Lot Update

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #6 - ADA Accessible Route Under Construction! The concrete ADA accessible route in the proposed playground is under construction!  See the curved area with stone aggregate. A concrete mix will be poured over the subbase tha...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: May 31, 2022

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #5 - New Concrete Curb and Sidewalk!

Tot Lot Update

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #5 - New Concrete Curb and Sidewalk!: It’s amazing to see the concrete forms to create the new concrete curb! Concrete is poured in those forms; and then after the concrete sets, the forms can be removed. You can see the new curb an...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: May 19, 2022

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #3:

Tot Lot Update

McKinley Tot Lot Notes # 3 - Getting Ready for New Curb! The existing stone curb will removed and replaced with concrete curb. It’s a neat process! First, the asphalt pavement immediately adjacent to the curb (about two feet wide) needs to be saw cut and ...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: May 18, 2022

McKinley Tot Lot Update #2

Tot Lot Update

McKinley Tot Lot Notes #2 - Clearing and Grubbing!: This efficient contractor is moving fast. After all of the underground utilities were denoted by spray paint on the ground, it was time to start breaking ground. The first step in construction is called,...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: May 13, 2022

McKinley Tot Lot Update

Tot Lot Update

McKinley Tot Lot Note #1: Underground Utilities Are Being Marked!: 
It is beginning!! What does it mean when you see the underground utilities being marked with spray paint on the ground?  It means…. Construction and engineerin...
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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Dedication Ceremony for the Gateway Slope Project

Gateway Slope Dedication

On April 8th 2022, Lansdowne Borough Council and Mayor Magda Byrne celebrated the opening of the Gateway Slope walkway with a dedication ceremony to Norman "Marty" Council. Several elected officials spoke about the collective vision from the fed...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: April 4, 2022

April 4, 2022: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #67 - Existing Sidewalk Removed:  You know a project is approaching full completion when the older infrastructure that was left undisturbed during construction for public access, is removed.  The existing sidewalk has...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: April 1, 2022

April 1, 2022: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Note #65 - Soil Grading and Stairs Cementious Grouting: The project is advancing with the remainder of the soil grading on the southern end of the project.  The soil has not been seeded yet or covered with straw but this should be t...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: March 20, 2022

March 20, 2022 Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #65 - “Stamped Asphalt is Here!! Sunshine is near!”:  At the Gateway Slope Plaza, the stamped asphalt has been set!  I have never seen stamped asphalt constructed in person….I missed see...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: March 7, 2022

March 7, 2022: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #64 - Concrete Pavement Plaza and Remaining Earthmoving Activities:  Gateway Slope is almost complete!  It’s exciting to finally see a concrete mixer truck on site!  Concrete forms were placed at th...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Save the Date: Gateway Slope Park Celebration

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On April 8th at 4:00, Lansdowne Borough Council will officially open Gateway Slope Park and celebrate the fulfillment of a long term vision of Lansdowne Borough Council. In particular, Lansdowne Borough Council will dedicate the trail to past Council Pres...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: January 26, 2022

Borough Consultant, NV5, Issues Design for Borough Improvements

NV5 Plan

In 2014, Lansdowne Borough Council adopted “The Walkshed Plan” as developed by Urban Engineers and the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission. The plan makes recommendations for the improvement of walking conditions in the downto...

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Posted on: January 17, 2022

January 17, 2022: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Note # 63 - Lamps Installed!:  Everything is really coming together on this project!  The lamps (LED luminaire) were installed!  There is no electricity connected to them yet, but that should be occurring once coor...
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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: December 28, 2021

December 28, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Note #62 - More Plants and Electrical Conduit!:  The remaining shrubs and trees were planted (except for what will be featured in the garden top block).  Wow - what a difference the plants are making in creating a beautiful...
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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: December 20, 2021

December 20, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Note #61: Planting Palooza! : Now that the majority of the paving and retaining walls is completed, the landscaping has begun!  There were so many plants placed on the project.  According to the plant schedule, the...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: December 16, 2021

December 16, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #60 - Pavement Installation!:  The bituminous pavement is being placed on the project!  It’s really exciting!  You can see in the pictures the construction workers using rakes to redistribute the as...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: December 13, 2021

December 13, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #59 - Preparing for Paving!:  It’s hard to believe that the time is almost here…. For paving!  You can tell it’s next because the soil has been tamped and the subbase is already in place...
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Posted on: December 1, 2021

December 1, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #58 - Fast-moving Progress!:  Earth moving continues, with much more of the retaining wall construction complete!  If you look closely, you can see the roll of geogrid!  12”-wide strips of geogrid a...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

November 18, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes #57 - More Retaining Walls: Work on the retaining walls continues.  There has been a lot of progress!  It’s neat how the Redi-rock modular pieces are removed from the truck and are put on site!  You...

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Posted on: November 12, 2021

November 12, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes #56 - Retaining Wall at Eldon Road: A lot of progress has taken place with the retaining wall near Eldon Road.  The wall needs to be built to a higher elevation, and there will be a 4’ tall picket fence on top of it, 1x4 white...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

October 29, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes #55 - Tie-in to Existing Sidewalk:  Great progress!  You can see the construction to the tie-in with the existing sidewalk near Eldon Road.  The path is taking shape; no paving yet but the grading of the soil...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Eastern Delco Bikeway Study

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Please take a few minutes to participate in a brief survey focused on prioritizing a bicycle network in Eastern Delaware County. Your feedback will help us identify safer bicycle connections to encourage people of all ages and abilities to hope on a bike!...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

October 7: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes # 51 - Stairs Nearing Completion! :  The stairs appear to be near completion, with a lot of earthwork in progress around the stairs.  You can see the compost filter sock along that edge is in place in preparation for ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

August 19th Gateway Slope Notes

Progress is starting up nowGateway Slope Notes #43 - The Redi-Rock retaining wall pieces have arrived!! :  The retaining wall has arrived on site and the contractor is starting the deep excavation for where the Redi-Rock retaining wall is going t...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: July 19, 2021

McKinley Tot Lot Update

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As you may be aware the Borough has been planning and fundraising for redevelopment of the surface lot on the northeast corner of Mckinley and Wycombe Avenues unofficially titled the "Mckinley Tot Lot". The plan is to transform this municipal lo...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: July 19, 2021

July 19: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes #38 – “Inlet Replacement”

The drainage/stormwater inlet at the Baltimore Ave/Scottdale Rd intersection was replaced!  It was much needed.  The existing inlet was showing a lot of signs of deterioration.  You c...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: July 9, 2021

July 9: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes #35 – “Checking the Erosion Control”

Happy July 4th!!  Hope you all are enjoying the holiday! With it being a holiday……There hasn’t been much to report.  So….. with all the rain we recently had, I thought it would be a...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

July 1, 2021 Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #28 - “The Bobcat Excavator is Here!”  

 

It was so exciting to see the Bobcat E50 Excavator on the project site!  This is such an impressive piece of equipment in that it can excavate so mu...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

June 17: Gateway Slope Notes

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The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

June 14, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

Gateway Slope Notes #23 - “So Much Clearing and Grubbing!” 

Wow, there is so much happening but you really can’t see it from Baltimore Avenue! So much clearing and grubbing is continuing. Please see attached pictures. With all the clearing happening, it’s ...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

June 3: Gateway Slope Notes

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The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: May 20, 2021

May 20, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

May 12, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member Carol Martsolf, who is a professional c...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

May 5, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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Gateway Slope Notes #8:  Clearing and Grubbing 

 

Besides setting up erosion control devices, one of the first activities on a construction site is called, “clearing and grubbing.” You can se...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

April 28, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

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April 28, 2021: Gateway Slope Notes

The Gateway Slope Project is underway in Lansdowne!   It will create a beautiful and welcoming “Gateway” to our wonderful town.  “Gateway Slope Notes” are notes by Parks and Recreation Board Member Caro...

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Publications / Plans / Projects
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Lansdowne Avenue Crosswalk Work Begins

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April 19, 2021: Miller Bros. contractors have started work at the Lansdowne Avenue Crossing project! In June of 2018 Lansdowne Borough was awarded $87,624 through a competitive grant application to the 2018 Community Development Block Grant funding cycle....

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

April 16, 2021: Gateway Slope Groundbreaking

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Mayor Tony Campuzano and Lansdowne Borough Council President Benjamin Hover and Vice President Magda Byrne celebrate the groundbreaking of the Gateway Slope project into Lansdowne. Also, joining Council and the Mayor are Craig Totaro, the Borough Manager,...
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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Infrastructure Improvements: Sewer Enhancements

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Lansdowne Borough is committed to maintaining the high integrity of infrastructure for all of its residents. Through an inspection process, it has been determined that the sanitary sewer in several areas of the Borough are failing and need to be replaced....

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Bicycle Facilities

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Lansdowne Borough was awarded technical assistance from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission’s (“DVRPC”) Safe Routes to Transit Program. The program is a competitive technical assistance program periodically offer...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Reservoir Park Streambank Restoration Project

Reservoir Park Streambank Restoration Project

In the Fall of 2017 a letter was received from Governor Tom Wolf notifying the Borough that it was awarded $300,000 from the Community Conservation Partnerships Program to restore Reservoir Park. The budget for this project is approximately $400,000. In s...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Gateway Slope Project

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In 2016 and 2017 Lansdowne Borough was awarded two grants to support the development of a pedestrian trail as an extension of the Hoffman Park trail. The new trail extension known as Gateway Slope will connect to the existing trail at the South East corne...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Lansdowne Avenue Crosswalk

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In June of 2018 Lansdowne Borough was awarded $87,624 through a competitive grant application to the 2018 Community Development Block Grant funding cycle. The application was to install a more permanent and planned crosswalk across Lansdowne Avenue to con...

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News Flash

Posted on: February 14, 2022

Sanitary Sewer Reminder

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It appears it’s time to talk sewers. The Public Works department has been called out to several neighborhoods to deal with blockages (debris, grease, tree roots) in the sanitary sewer lines. These blockages (debris, grease, tree roots) can cause...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 25, 2022

Thank You Shade Tree Commission!

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Thank you to the Shade Tree Commission members and volunteers for delivering and planting trees throughout the Borough. Each year, Lansdowne Borough Council budgets for the purchase of trees to be distributed to residents in Lansdowne by the Shade Tree Co...

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Shade Tree Commission
Posted on: March 20, 2022

Earth Day at Interboro Park

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Join Lansdowne neighbors and friends for Earth Day on April 23rd from 11am to 3pm at Interboro Park.

Rain Date is April 30th

Lansdowne Borough and several of Lansdowne Boards including the Environmental Advisory Council, Parks and Recreation Board, and Shad...

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Shade Tree Commission
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Many Ways to Celebrate Arbor Day

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National Arbor Day is Friday, April 29, 2022.  This year marks the 150th anniversary of the tree planting holiday.  While most holidays celebrate something that has already happened and is worth remembering, Arbor Day represents a hope f...

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Shade Tree Commission
Posted on: March 10, 2022

Free Shade Trees

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Through the PHS Tree-Vitalize program, Lansdowne Borough Shade Tree Commission, Parks & Recreation and Public Works Departments, the Borough is pleased to offer residents bare-root trees twice a year, in Spring and Fall.

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Help Tree Line Our Streets This Fall : Get a tree for your Lansdowne Property!

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Easy to plant, quick to grow. Available to Borough residents. For more information please contact Mary Lou Jennings, Lansdowne Shade Tree Commission at 610-622-0162.or use our online form

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Posted on: May 1, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Celebrates Arbor Day!

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April 30, 2021

Lansdowne Borough "Painted Lansdowne Pink" this Arbor Day by planting native redbud trees throughout the borough. 

Lansdowne Borough celebrated Arbor Day with students from Lansdowne Friends School joining with Mary Lou Jen...

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Shade Tree Commission

News Flash

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Early 20th Century African American Women in Lansdowne

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Before 1910 most African American women who lived in Lansdowne were domestic workers who lived in the homes of well to do white families. But by 1910, women such as Margaret Hammond lived in their own homes. Margaret lived at 112 Bartram Ave. with her hus...

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Women's History Month
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Lucy Biddle Lewis - Quaker Peace Activist

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Lucy Biddle Lewis (1861-1941) was a Quaker peace activist in the first half of the 20th century. Lewis lived at 504 S. Lansdowne Ave. in 1910 with her family. In 1915 Lucy traveled with future Nobel Peace Laureate, Jane Addams of Chicago, and other Americ...

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Women's History Month
Posted on: March 2, 2022

Phyllis Little – First Female Lansdowne Health Officer

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Phyllis Little moved to Lansdowne with her husband David and children in the mid-1960s, and immediately fell in love with the Borough from their home on East Albermarle Ave. After their three children began school, she was hired as the Secretary to the La...

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Women's History Month