Events of Interest

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Yard Debris and Bulk Trash Pick-up Rescheduled

 Due to emergency road repairs, yard debris and bulk trash pick-up will be completed on Wednesday, September 17th. Please leave your leaf bags/bulk items at the curb for pick-up tomorrow.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you. Your patience and understanding is greatly appreciated as we continue to address infrastructure repairs throughout the […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 8:03 pm

Emergency Road Closure for Repair – Hillside Avenue

Hillside Avenue will be closed for repairs between Cedar Street and Leedom Street, Tuesday, September 16th from 7:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. This road repair has been escalated to the highest priority due to the deteriorating condition of the sub-base. The project will consist of milling, repair of the sub-base, paving and sealing. Please adjust your […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 12:31 pm

Planned Road Closure for Repairs – Summit Avenue

Summit Avenue will be closed for repairs between Cedar Street and Walnut Street, Monday, September 15th from 7:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. This road repair has been escalated to the highest priority due to the deteriorating condition of the sub-base. The project will consist of milling, repair of the sub-base, paving and sealing. Please adjust your […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Friday, 12 September 2014, 7:21 pm

Happy First Day of School!

With school back in session, the Police Department asks that drivers be particularly cautious about the many children walking the streets of our Borough to and from school. As a reminder, Jenkintown has several well-marked “school zones”, where a 15 mph speed limit will be strictly enforced mornings and at dismissal time. Please be mindful […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Tuesday, 2 September 2014, 6:19 pm

2014 Paving Project Update

Tomorrow morning, August 26th at 7:00 AM, West Avenue (Walnut Street to Florence Avenue) and Myrtle Avenue will be paved. All vehicles must be removed from these roads prior to 7:00 AM. These areas have been clearly marked as temporary “No Parking”. The roads called out above will be closed to traffic during the paving […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Monday, 25 August 2014, 7:52 pm

Welcome to Jenkintown Borough!

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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.