Events of Interest


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

2014 Borough Paving Project

Joeseph E. Sucher and Son has been awarded the 2014 Borough paving project. The work will begin Monday, August 25th and should be completed by the end of the work day, Tuesday, August 26th. West Avenue (Walnut Street to Florence Avenue) and all of Myrtle Avenue will be milled and repaved during this project. There […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Friday, 22 August 2014, 8:23 pm

“Building a Bridge to Healing”

Tonight: 7:00 PM – The Abington Police Department, Andrea  Lawful-Trainer & our Community leaders would like to invite you to attend “Building a Bridge to Healing” in response to the events surrounding the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. This event will allow all an opportunity to discuss the events and any concerns you […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Wednesday, 20 August 2014, 8:43 pm

Public Service Announcement

Recently the reports of raccoon sightings have increased in the Borough of Jenkintown. We ask that you please read the information here carefully, as wildlife is a serious public safety concern. Jenkintown Borough is aware that raccoons exist and we are actively working to provide information on dealing with the issues this presents. We ask that […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Tuesday, 12 August 2014, 2:18 pm

Friday Night in Town Square

Free music on Town Square isn’t just for Tuesdays! Come out tonight, August 1st from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., to enjoy a double-bill of acoustic/electric rock covers and originals from headliners Lobster Ranch. Led by the esteemed Baron Von Groove, Lobster Ranch is country-flavored rock from a former producer and songwriter at Philadelphia International […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Friday, 1 August 2014, 1:12 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.