Events of Interest



Jenkintown Police Department has an opening for a School Crossing Guard. Hours: 7:30AM to 8:30AM and 2:45 to 3:45PM Monday to Friday Hourly Rate: $11.00 per hour. Training Provided Applications can be picked up at the Jenkintown Police Department, 700 Summit Avenue between the hours of 8AM and 4PM Monday through Friday. Jenkintown Police Department […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Thursday, 16 October 2014, 4:10 pm

Jenkintown Electric Power Project

There will be a Community Meeting Tuesday October 14,2014 from 6:30-8:30pm at Abington Senior High School, 900 Highland Avenue Abington PA 19001, in Cafeteria A. This Community Meeting is to discuss and receive details about the plans to replace the existing electrical power substation just north of the Jenkintown-Wyncote Regional Rail Station. An overview and progress […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 2:45 pm

International Walk to School Day

Montgomery County to Celebrate International Walk to School Day with Jenkintown Elementary Students   In recognition of International Walk to School Day, the Montgomery County Health Department, the Jenkintown School District, Jenkintown Home & School, and the Jenkintown Police Department will host an event on Wednesday, Oct. 8.  At 8:10 AM the “Walking School Bus” […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 2:36 pm

Yesterday’s Police Activity on Maple Street

Yesterday Jenkintown police, aided by the county and by officers from neighboring communities, executed a search warrant at 412 Maple Street in the Borough. The operation was the product of several months of careful investigation. As a result of the search, three individuals were arrested and charged with drug possession offenses, and a warrant was […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Friday, 3 October 2014, 9:04 pm

2014 Leaf Collection

From mid-October until mid-December, the Jenkintown Public Works Department works through the Borough to collect leaves along the curb.  The Public Works Department has outlined a 5 route schedule that will collect leaves along streets on certain days.  Leaves do not need to be bagged.  Residents may rake leaves curbside along roads the night before […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Thursday, 2 October 2014, 2:57 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.