Events of Interest


K-9 Rocky Update – April 15, 2014

We want to advise you that Rocky is progressing well and continues to improve each day.  We hope to have Rocky back on the job in the near future. Although Rocky appears to be healing well, his aftercare treatment will be continuing until he is cleared by his doctors. On behalf of Rocky, Sgt. Rick […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 4:12 pm

Flyers Rally in Jenkintown Borough

Velvet Sky Bakery, a local business in Jenkintown Borough and the official dessert provider of the Philadelphia Flyers, is celebrating the Philadelphia Flyers’ playoff berth for the 2013-2014 NHL season. Located at 307 Leedom Street in Jenkintown, PA, patrons are invited to come dressed in their best Flyers gear between the hours of 12:00 p.m. […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Monday, 14 April 2014, 7:00 pm

Update on Water Main Break – April 10, 2014

Borough officials have been informed that AQUA PA has completed the repairs to the water main pipe on York Road between Summit Avenue and Harper Avenue. Water service should be restored to the impacted area shortly. Please be advised that the right-hand lane of York Road in the southbound direction remains closed while necessary road […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Friday, 11 April 2014, 12:45 am

Water Main Break – April 10, 2014

Borough officials have been notified by AQUA PA of a water main break near the intersection of York Road and Harper Avenue.  Officials from AQUA PA are on site at this time attempting to isolate the area of the break in order to limit the disruption in water service to the surrounding area and make […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Thursday, 10 April 2014, 4:37 pm

Help Rocky – Jenkintown Police Department K-9 Dog

On Saturday, March 29, 2014, the Jenkintown Police Department’s K-9 Dog, Rocky, became very ill while at work.  Rocky was rushed to the University of Pennsylvania animal hospital, where he underwent emergency surgery. Rocky is recovering, but this is still a critical time in his recovery process. Since joining the Jenkintown Police Department in 2008, […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Wednesday, 9 April 2014, 4:08 pm

Welcome to Jenkintown Borough!

Jenkintown and its traditions were recently featured in Montgomery Living magazine. 

Jenkintown Borough is a small suburban town covering less than a square mile in area with a population of approximately 4,500. Jenkintown's residential area, a downtown walkable business district, own school district, places of worship, post office, many shops and restaurants and accessibility to public transportation make it an ideal place to live, work and visit.

Jenkintown Borough Hall is located at 700 Summit Avenue in Jenkintown, Pa 19046. The office is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. and on Wednesday evenings until 7 p.m. Borough Hall can be reached at 215-885-0700 or please feel free to stop in person.

At our office residents can stop by for recycling buckets, lawn and leaf bags, battery and light bulb recycling, special trash collection requests and permits for interior and exterior work being done to your property or to speak with the Borough Manager.