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Posted on: September 16, 2020

September 17 Letter from 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 21, 2020

Lansdowne Borough Recognizes Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month

The greater Philadelphia region has the second largest Hispanic population in the Northeast and the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce found that the Hispanic population in the greater Philadelphia region grew by 58.3% from 2000 to 2010. Th...

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Additional Info... From the President
Posted on: August 20, 2020

Lansdowne Borough Council Issues Comments on Delaware County Housing Plan

Delaware County has released its Housing Plan for the County. The Plan is a long-range strategy to provide for adequate housing solutions for all citizens in Delaware County. The plan identifies existing conditions, needs and opportunities, and recommenda...

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Additional Info... 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 17, 2020

Resolution Establishing Inclusionary Committee

Inclusionary Committee (2)

On July 1st Lansdowne Borough and Lansdowne Borough Council signed a resolution to create an ad hoc committee comprised of Benjamin Hover, Sinoe Najji-Taylor and Wardell Holt to meet through December 31st 2020 to develop inclusionary policies and recommen...

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From the President
Posted on: August 17, 2020

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

Blight Grant Banner (2)

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: August 7, 2020

Lansdowne Borough Mourns the Loss of Nicholas Micozzie

Nicholas Micozzie

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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Additional Info... From the President
Posted on: August 7, 2020

High School and College Students - Become a Junior Council Person

JCP Brochure Image

Lansdowne Borough recently passed a resolution adopting the Junior Council Person Program offered through PSAB (Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs). 

The Junior Council Person (JCP) Program provides youth in our community with an opportuni...

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Additional Info About the JCP... From the President
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Resolution Honoring Ecuadorian Independence Day "Ecuador Day"

Lansdowne Ecuador Independence Day

Lansdowne Borough Council acknowledges and respects the members of the Lansdowne community of all places of national origin; and, we respect and acknowledge the contributions to the cultural and civic life in Lansdowne of members of the Ecuadorian Communi...

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Read the Resolution... From the President
Posted on: June 19, 2020

June 17 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 ...

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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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From the President