On March 6, 2020 Governor Wolf proclaimed the existence of a disaster emergency throughout the Commonwealth due to the COVID 19 paramedic. Further, the Governor has ordered a Prohibition on “Operation of Businesses that are not Life Sustaining” beginning March 21, 2020 at 12:01 a.m. The Second-Class Township Code identifies local municipalities as a life sustaining business for the purpose of health, safety, and welfare of the citizens it serves.
As of 4:30 this date, all offices of the township will be closed to the public with staff operating according to pre-determined policies. A few key functions of the township that may have direct impact on residents and other stakeholders:
- All non-life sustaining businesses shall cease operations
- All dine-in facilities including Restaurants and Bars shall close
- All construction and permitting shall cease operations
The township and municipal authority will continue to provide normal and emergency services as necessary. Any special needs or requests should be provided to the township utilizing 610-345-0100. Water and sewer emergencies shall utilize 610-345-0300. All life-threatening emergencies should dial 911.
Updates will be posted on the Township website www.londongrove.org and Facebook page.
Residents may sign up on SMART911 for further emergency information and conditions. https://www.smart911.com/