Township Offices Closed

Please be advised that the Township offices will be closed on Thursday, 11/26 and Friday, 11/27 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. The offices will reopen on Monday, November 30, 2020. Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving Holiday!

Mill Creek Road at Martins Creek

Please be advised there may be traffic delays on Mill Creek Road at Martins Creek on Thursday and Friday, November 19 & 20, 2020. The contractor will be performing deck sealing this Thursday and Friday on the new bridge structure over Martins Creek. Traffic will be maintained through the work zone using one way traffic control. The hours of traffic impact are 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Falls Supervisors Review Sketch Plan for Waste Conversion Facility

If all goes as planned, Falls Township will be the first of five sites across the U.S. to house a post-consumer and post-industrial waste separation facility. Representatives from Continuus Materials, LLC discussed with the board its plan to construct a plant in Falls Township that would employ 100 people once operational, tentatively in October 2022.

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Falls Bans Parking on Portion of Woolston Drive, Makefield Road

With an eye on public safety, the Falls Township Supervisors banned parking on a portion of Woolston Drive and Makefield Road. Supervisors Chairman Jeff Dence said parking had been prohibited on the roads along the side immediately adjacent to the Commons at Fallsington Apartments, but drivers had recently started parking there.

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Falls Introduces Budget, Plans to Maintain 1992 Rate 

While the costs of everything have risen over the last 29 years, the fiscally responsible Falls Township Supervisors are once again looking to hold the line on municipal taxes, which last increased in 1992. The governing body introduced its 2021 spending plan on Monday.

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Live Here Spend Here - Camila’s Pizzeria IV

When Carlos Garcia decided to open his own pizza shop, naming it after his daughter, Camila, was a no-brainer. “We planned only to have one daughter,” Garcia said of his oldest daughter, the namesake for his business. “We now have three daughters.”

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New Bucks County Grant Will Cover Delinquent Mortgages Resulting from COVID-19

A new grant program will pay delinquent mortgages for qualifying individuals and families in Bucks County who have experienced reduced income as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Bucks Lead-Based Paint Removal Program

The County of Bucks new Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction program is funded by HUD and designed to eliminate lead hazards from low-moderate income Bucks county residents with children under the age of 6.

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Falls Extends Outdoor Dining Through Year’s End

Those eating at restaurants in Falls Township will be able to continue dining al fresco – should they prefer – at least through the end of 2020. The Falls Supervisors voted unanimously to extend the provisions of its previously approved outdoor dining resolution. Originally, the resolution was approved in mid-June in response to the state’s reopening plan and limited capacity for indoor dining.

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Falls Rezones Portion of Shopping Center to Help Fill Vacancies

In an effort to help fill vacancies in the former Pathmark shopping center and make room for a new Wawa, the Falls Supervisors rezoned a portion of the shopping center, which is located at 500 Lincoln Highway.

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Falls Amends Zoning, Allows Warehouses in Riverfront District

In an effort to boost business operations – and increase hundreds of local job opportunities – in Falls, the Supervisors unamimously adopted an ordinance amendment to permit warehouse operations in the riverfront district. The original zoning permitted warehouse operations only as a conditional use.

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Falls Considers Rezoning to Help Fill Vacancies

In an effort to help fill vacancies in the former Pathmark shopping center, the Falls Supervisors are considering a zoning change. The Supervisors on Monday voted unanimously to authorize advertisment to potentially rezone a portion of the shopping center, which is located at 500 Lincoln Highway.

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Falls Considers Parking Ban on Portion of Woolston Drive, Makefield Road

With an eye on public safety, the Falls Township Supervisors are considering a ban on parking on a portion of Woolston Drive and Makefield Road. Supervisors Chairman Jeff Dence said parking had been prohibited on the roads along the side immediately adjacent to the Commons at Fallsington Apartments, but drivers had recently started parking there.

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Hundreds of New Jobs Planned for Falls

With an eye on local job creation, the Falls Township Supervisors unanimously approved two land development plans projected to create several hundred new local jobs. During Monday’s virtual meeting, the Supervisors voted unanimously to grant preliminary and final land development approval for construction of a 254,699-square-foot warehouse and a roughly 300,000-square-foot recycling facility.

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Falls Extends Outdoor Dining Through Halloween

Those eating at restaurants in Falls Township will be able to continue dining al fresco – should they prefer – at least through the end of October. The Falls Supervisors voted unanimously to extend the provisions of its previously approved outdoor dining resolution. Originally, the resolution was approved in mid-June in response to the state’s reopening plan and limited capacity for indoor dining.

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SALES OF COMPOST BINS AND RAIN BARRELS TO BE DISCONTINUED

Falls Township currently has 80-gallon Earth Machine Compost Bins and 55-gallon Rain Barrels available for purchase at the Falls Township Municipal Building. Falls Township will no longer sell these two items once the current stock is depleted. The Compost Bins are $45, and the Rain Barrels are $57. For additional information, or to see if either is still in stock, please contact the Falls Township Finance Department at (215) 949-9000, ext. 233.

Waste Management Announcement - Delayed Trash/Recycling Information

Falls Township will be posting daily updates on our website and Facebook page from Waste Management on trash/recycling delays that may occur to keep residents informed. Also, if you are experiencing any trash/recycling related issues, please contact Waste Management at 1-800-869-5566 and reference account number 45014766 for the area that needs to be serviced.

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New Guidelines for Green Phase - Effective July 16, 2020

All businesses may now operate as long as the owners/organizers strictly adhere to state guidance. Review the industry specific guidelines for more detail. The Department of Consumer Protection encourages businesses who are reopening to follow the CDC Business Guidelines. These guidelines are designed to protect employees, customers, and the general public.

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Falls Township Offices - Reopen on July 6, 2020

According to the Governor’s Orders as we head into the Green Phase on Friday, June 26, 2020, Falls Township will open to the Public on Monday, July 6, 2020 during normal business hours of Monday thru Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. If you do not feel comfortable coming into the building, you can schedule an appointment or contact our office during normal business hours. Falls Township will adhere to the CDC and DOH guidance for social distancing and cleaning.

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Application for Outdoor Commercial Activity

Instructions to applicant(s): This application must be submitted and approved prior to any outdoor commercial activity. This application must be submitted by email to permits@fallstwp.com or by appointment with the Zoning Officer.

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BUILDING DEPARTMENT NOTICE:

All applications for permits must be submitted electronically. Applications can be found on the Township website at https://www.fallstwp.com/departments/code-enforcement-zoning/documents,-forms-permits.aspx Projects that involve exterior work (additions, patios, porches, etc) must submit a plot plan and impervious surface calculation sheet.

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BCPC Municipal and Act 247 Subdivision and Land Development Application Instructions

As a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic and to ensure the timely review of subdivision and land development applications, the BCPC has adopted the following new electronic submission procedures effective immediately, until further notice.

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Parks Reopen April 18, 2020

Please be advised that all parks are reopening on April 18, 2020 with certain restrictions. Access to the walking paths, lake and the community garden at the Community Park will be permitted. Access to the boat ramp at Quaker Penn Park will also be permitted. However, all playgrounds, the dog park, skate park, basketball courts, hockey rink, and tennis courts will remain closed. We ask that everyone please follow proper social distancing guidelines when using our facilities.

Department of Community and Economic Development

The following is a new FAQ page from the Department of Community and Economic Development that should answer some of the questions you may have during the COVID-19 crisis. Please visit: https://dced.pa.gov/local-government-covid-19-faqs/.

2020 Boat Ramp Pass Application

Please email your form to b.andrews@fallstwp.com and a Township staff member will contact you once the application is received and you can make the payment over the phone. If you do not have access to electronically scan in your application, you may fill out the form and mail in your check or place your credit card information on the form. The Township is trying to stay within the Covid-19 guidelines to avoid any exposure to staff members and the public.

2020 Boat Ramp Pass Application

FOOD FOR FOOD BANK

As the number of COVID-19 cases in the area have increased, food supplies have become extremely limited in our area. Local area food pantries have asked for help in restocking their supplies. If you can help in this matter, the Falls Township Fire Marshal’s Office has started a food drive. Please contact us by email at fallsfoodbank@fallstwp.com or by phone 215-949-9000 X264 to arrange a no contact pick up at your location. Thank you for your help in these trying times.

Recycling Information

Please visit http://recycling-bucksgis.opendata.arcgis.com/ for recycling information. This link provides you with county-wide recycling updates. All information such as Household Hazardous Waste schedules, relevant recycling videos, and recycling options for special materials is updated frequently so you are receiving the most current information. You can also visit https://www.fallstwp.com/information-…/trash-collection.aspx to access trash and recycling information on the Township's website.

Falls Township Business Directory

Falls Township would like to introduce a new directory that local businesses can apply for and be added. This will make searching for companies in our Township that much easier. Hopefully this will be a great resource for residents and businesses alike, and keep the spending local!

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November 24, 2020

November 26, 2020

  • Township Offices Closed

November 27, 2020

  • Township Offices Closed

December 1, 2020

  • 7:00 PM Park and Recreation Board Meeting

December 7, 2020

  • 6:00 PM Board of Supervisors Meeting

December 8, 2020

December 10, 2020

December 14, 2020

  • 6:30 PM Neighborhood Traffic Advisory Committee

December 17, 2020

December 21, 2020

December 22, 2020

December 24, 2020

  • Township Offices Closed

December 25, 2020

  • Township Offices Closed

January 9, 2021

January 11, 2021

  • 6:30 PM Neighborhood Traffic Advisory Committee

January 12, 2021

January 14, 2021

January 16, 2021

January 18, 2021

January 21, 2021