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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 Junior C...

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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.

 

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: 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: 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 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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From the President
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. 

Thank you to Hoff Communications for donating the services ...

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From the President
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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From the President
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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From the President
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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From the President
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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From the President
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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From the President
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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From the President
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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From the President
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 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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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
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: 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 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 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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Newsletter
Posted on: July 25, 2021

Lansdowne Borough Celebrates Liberian Independence Day

Picture of Liberia Day

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: 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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