Events of Interest


PECO Open House Event – April 29, 2014

The ice storm that impacted our region this past February was one of the most damaging storms experienced in PECO’s history, second only to Hurricane Sandy in terms of damage to the company’s electrical system. In order to continue to provide information to its customers, PECO will host an Open House on Tuesday, April 29, […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Wednesday, 23 April 2014, 4:00 pm

Dine Out in Jenkintown – April 22, 2014 to April 26, 2014

Jenkintown’s first Restuarant Week, “Dine Out in Jenkintown,” will be held from April 22, 2014 to April 26, 2014. There will be a variety of restaurants throughout the Borough offering special offers during this week. There will be free parking throughout the Borough’s business district from 6:00 p.m. onward on the days of Restaurant Week. […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Tuesday, 22 April 2014, 6:46 pm

Information for this Weekend and Upcoming Spring Events

Borough Hall Closed – April 18, 2014: Jenkintown Borough Hall will be closed on Friday, April 18, 2014 in recognition of Good Friday.  Borough Hall will re-open on Monday, April 21, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. Trash and Recycling Collection for Friday, April 18, 2014: Trash and recycling will be collected as scheduled tomorrow, April 18, […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Thursday, 17 April 2014, 8:13 pm

Night Work Scheduled for Greenwood Ave. Bridge

Borough officials have been notified that night work has been scheduled for the Greenwood Ave. Bridge Replacement Project from Monday, April 21, 2014 to Thursday, April 24, 2014.  The purpose of this scheduled night work is to complete the removal of the temporary utility structure.  The Borough will continue to notify residents if additional night work […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Thursday, 17 April 2014, 8:08 pm

A Message from the Jenkintown Police Department – April 15, 2014

On Monday, April 14 at approximately 8:20 a.m., a vehicle approached two students who were waiting for a bus in front of 155 Washington Lane in Abington Township. There was a suspicious interaction between the students and the driver that was reported to the Abington Township Police Department. The incident is currently being investigated by […]

Posted by: | BoroAdmin on Thursday, 17 April 2014, 7:27 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.