Posted on: October 19, 2022
We would like to congratulate Nate Yarnall and Hugh Boyce from the Streets Department for their recent accomplishments. Nate recently successfully passed his pre-trip and on-road skills test for his CDL Class-A License. The Township would also like to rec...Read on...
Posted on: July 21, 2022
Raymond Halvor Halvorsen, who served for as a West Goshen Supervisor and as the Township’s Public Works Director for fifteen years, was born in Flushing, New York on April 14, 1951. But the story of his connection to the town that would help def...Read on...
Park and Recreation
Posted on: June 22, 2022
Trees and vegetation may not obstruct traffic control signs or fire hydrants. It is the responsibility of property owners to make sure foliage is cleared in front of traffic signs or around hydrants. Additionally, trees must be cut back three feet from th...Read on...
Posted on: June 15, 2022
West Goshen Township will be milling and paving the following roads in a few weeks. We ask that anyone living on one of these roads take this time to check and make sure your trees and bushes are at least 15 feet high above the roads and at least three fe...Read on...
Posted on: February 28, 2022
Date: Saturday April 2, 2022
Location: West Goshen Township Municipal Complex, 1025 Paoli Pike
- Shred Events are for paper shredding only.
- All material is 100% recycled and Wiggins maintains a 0% landfill policy.
- Wiggins Shredd...
Posted on: December 20, 2021
Before the Snow Falls
Make sure the front of your mailbox is at least a four to six inches behind the front of the curb and mounted at height of four feet. Mailboxes closer to the curb and lower to the ground are most likely be damaged...Read on...
Township Code Info...
Posted on: November 4, 2021
Reminder: this is for trash carts only, not recycling.
Starting Monday November 8th Republic Services will begin changing out the gray township trash carts for their new blue carts. This trash cart changeout comes as the original township trash c...Read on...
Posted on: October 14, 2021
West Goshen recently took delivery of a new street sweeper. This is a new piece of equipment and service for West Goshen Township. The sweeper will help with the growing concerns about stormwater quality. It will help keep our local streams and ...Read on...
Posted on: September 7, 2021
- West Goshen Township will continue to use Republic Services for the next 5 years.
- Beginning Jan 3, 2022 Republic Services will begin the new Waste & Recycling Contract.
- Both Waste & Recycling will remain automated with side-loading trucks.
Posted on: July 9, 2021
The next yard waste collection is July 17th. Please see below for yard waste collection guidelines.
Sticks, branches, and twigs must be tied in bundles no more than 4 feet in length and 4 feet in diameter, and may not exceed 50 pounds p...Read on...
Posted on: July 8, 2021
We have some areas of the township where the trees have grown out into the roadway and are an obstruction to our plow trucks in the winter.
In order to clear the snow to the curb our trucks have to run right along the curb line and low hanging trees, espec...Read on...
Posted on: April 21, 2021
J. David Woodward has been the public works director since 2016. With a staff of approximately 41 they handle over 95 miles of Township roadways, over 111 acres of parkland, 225 miles of sewer lines, 10 pumping stations, trash, recycling, and yard waste c...Read on...
Posted on: March 16, 2021
West Goshen Township is in the process of stormwater improvements, remediation, and planning. The township initially started working on stormwater ordinances and remediation in 2003 as part of county-wide Act 167 Plan. West Goshen has had an MS4 permit fo...Read on...
Posted on: October 16, 2019
When is the last time you’ve thought about the West Goshen Public Works Department? If your answer was “I don’t know…” or “Never,” you might be surprised that is just the way...Read on...
Posted on: March 19, 2020
Even during the COVID-19 crisis, your Township trash, recycling and bulk trash collection will continue normally.
Please do not put out any additional trash, recycling or bulk trash outside of what is allowable. It will not be collected.
Please se...Read on...
Posted on: April 22, 2020
Yard Waste Collection Tips
Sticks, branches, and twigs must be tied in bundles no more than four feet in length and four feet in diameter and may not exceed 50 pounds per bundle.
Branches may not exceed 4 inches in diameter.
Other yard waste may be placed in...Read on...
Posted on: May 18, 2020
It’s been a spring to remember for all of us, including the West Goshen Public Works Department. “With the timing and preventative measures for COVID-19, we missed some of our usual spring activity like mulching or planting annuals and...Read on...
Posted on: October 15, 2020
Recycling Takes Little Effort On Your Part For A Big Difference To Our World
Plastic - Recycling plastic can be confusing with all of the code numbers that are stamped on products.
Below is a chart of some items that are acceptable and unacceptable for recy...Read on...