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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 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 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 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 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 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 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: 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 25, 2021

Recycling Notice from J. P. Mascaro

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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 re...

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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 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

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 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 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 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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