As COVID-19 Cases Reach Critical Levels, Wolf Admin Announces New Mitigation Efforts

With new modeling projecting 22,000 new COVID-19 cases per day in Pennsylvania in December, Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine today announced new targeted mitigation measures to help stop the spread during this critical time. These include a robust enforcement plan targeted at chronic violators along with an effort to ensure schools are […]

CDC Issues Coronavirus Thanksgiving Guidance

Thanksgiving is a time when many families travel long distances to celebrate together. Travel increases the chance of getting and spreading the virus that causes COVID-19. Staying home is the best way to protect yourself and others. If you must travel, be informed of the risks involved. Celebrating virtually or with members of your own […]

Masks Are Mandatory in All Public Spaces

July 1, 2020: Masks Are Mandatory in All Public Spaces Expanding on the business safety order signed by Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine in April that requires the wearing of masks in businesses, Governor Tom Wolf today announced a new order signed by Dr. Levine that takes the mask-wearing directive one step further. With this order, signed under […]

PARK FACILITIES TO REOPEN Friday, June 26th at 8:00 AM

With Chester County entering the green phase on Friday, June 24th, West Goshen Park Facilities will Reopen as of 8:00 AM on that date.  This includes playgrounds, fields, and courts.  BATHROOMS WILL REMAIN CLOSED. Please be safe and practice social distancing.  

Chester County Launches “Restore Chester County” website

The Chester County Commissioners have brought together business, economic, education and government leaders to form the core team of the COVID-19 Business Task Force. The team is focusing on best practices for reopening and restoring Chester County’s quality of place. Working with state and local health departments, businesses, municipalities, schools, non-profits, places of worship and […]

New Drive Up Drop Box

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, the Township has installed a new drive-up drop box for those residents and businesses owners looking to pay sewer / trash bills, real estate taxes or to drop off any correspondence. This is in addition to the existing walk-up drop box located adjacent to the Administration Building’s vestibule. The […]

May 20, 2020: West Goshen Township Extends Real Estate Tax Face Amount Due Date

  Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Casey LaLonde Township Manager West Goshen Township West Chester, PA 19380 610-696-5266twp@westgoshen.org West Goshen Township Extends Real Estate Tax Face Amount Due Date Township extends Real Estate Tax Face Amount in Support of Residents Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic   WEST CHESTER, PA (May 20, 2020) — To offer […]

Social Distancing Tips For Outdoors

This spring, many residents are engaging in outdoor activities during these times as physical activity can provide immediate mental and physical benefits. Going for a walk, run, or bike ride in your neighborhood can be a good way to be active, as long as you can safely maintain distance between yourself and other active neighbors. […]

Construction Activity Resumes May 1st

CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY RESUMES MAY 1st Governor Wolf’s latest order resumes all residential, commercial and industrial construction activity effective May 1st. The Township has put into effect special permit regulations regarding permit submission and inspections procedures.

Road Rules: COVID-19 Travel Regulations

On March 16th, Governor Wolf issued a shut down order for the entire state of Pennsylvania due to the COVID-19 outbreak with few exemptions for essential travel Allowable Essential Travel Any travel related to the provision of or access to the above-mentioned individual activities or life-sustaining business activities (see below for details about life-sustaining business […]