Events of Interest


This evenings Z.H.B. hearing for 101 York Road Continued

The Zoning Hearing Board public hearing for 101 OYR Holdings LP in connection with the property at 101 York Road scheduled for tonight has been canceled and rescheduled for February 19 at 8:30pm. The applicant requested a continuance to allow the submittal of an amended zoning application. Additional information will be provided in the ZHB […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Thursday, 22 January 2015, 11:08 pm


Jenkintown Borough has many important meetings this month. Tuesday January 20th  7:00pm at Borough Hall, the Design Review Board will be meeting to review the plans for the renovation of the exterior of the Historic Wyncote / Jenkintown SEPTA train station. Septa will be appearing to present the project and to answer questions concerning the […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Friday, 16 January 2015, 9:23 pm

Infrastructure Work Resumes

The infrastructure work throughout the Borough has resumed today. There are multiple projects taking place and although every effort has been made to organize and plan to minimize disruption as you are aware there will be some disruption. These upgrades are needed to the aging infrastructure to modernize our electric, gas and water supply to […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Tuesday, 13 January 2015, 9:45 pm

Special Tree Disposal Dates

Trees may be disposed of for curbside pickup tomorrow Tuesday January 6th and Tuesday January 13th . Please be sure to remove all lights and ornaments so that the process of turning the trees in to usable mulch will not be negatively affected. Regularly scheduled lawn and leaf debris curbside pickup will continue year round […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Monday, 5 January 2015, 4:37 pm


Borough Hall Closed – January 1, 2015: Jenkintown Borough Hall will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, January 1, 2015 in recognition of the New Year Holiday.  Borough Hall will reopen on Friday, January 2, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. with normal business hours of 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Trash and Recycling Collection Unchanged– January 2, 2015: […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Wednesday, 31 December 2014, 4:47 pm

Welcome to Jenkintown Borough!

Jenkintown’s business district was recently featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer. 

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.