ChesCo Fire / EMS Survey

Chester County Resident or Business owner, The Chester County Fire Chiefs Association, Chester County Emergency Medical Services Council, Inc., and the Chester County Fire Police Association, in partnership with the Chester County Department of Emergency Services have contracted with Municipal Resources Inc. (MRI) to conduct a comprehensive evaluation of the County’s Fire and Emergency Medical […]

COVID-19 / Coronavirus Information

2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a virus (more specifically, a coronavirus) identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China. Chinese health officials have reported tens of thousands of cases of COVID-19 in China, with the virus reportedly spreading from person-to-person in parts of that country. COVID-19 illnesses, most of […]

2020 Census Information

The 2020 Census is right around the corner! The count is mandated by the Constitution and conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, a nonpartisan government agency. The 2020 Census counts the population in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories (Puerto Rico, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, […]

Bids and Proposals

Please see all available bids and Requests for Proposals below:

ChesCo Commissioners’ Town Hall Meeting

April 2, 2020 Commissioners’ Town Hall For all Chester County businesses and non-profits impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Please join the Chester County Commissioners and leaders from the Chester County Chamber of Business & Industry (CCCBI), Chester County Economic Development Council (CCEDC), the Small Business Administration (SBA), and our elected officials and staff, for […]

Sewer Authority Teleconference Meeting Instructions

Given the COVID-19 crisis, the West Goshen Township Sewer Authority will be meeting via GoTo Meeting, a teleconferencing product. TELECONFERENCE INSTRUCTIONS Wed, Apr 1, 2020 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM (EDT) Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. You can also dial in using your phone. United States (Toll Free): 1 […]


*UPDATED* ESSENTIAL SERVICES ONLY UNTIL APRIL 13th After communication with the Chester County on best practices and after careful consideration, West Goshen Township will be following the County’s lead and activating an “essential services only” operation due to the coronavirus (COVID-19). This will be effective at 5:00 PM Friday, March 13th until 7:00 AM Monday, […]

FEMA Rumor Control

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has set up a website addressing rumors regarding the COVID-19 crisis. Rumors circulate through social media and most often provide wrong or out-of-date information. Please see the FEMA rumor control website here:  FEMA Rumor Control


Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine today issued “Stay at Home” orders to Allegheny, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Monroe, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties, as the state seeks relief to save lives and stop the spread of COVID-19. This order takes effect at 8:00 PM on Monday, March 23, 2020, and will continue […]

New Stay-At-Home Order for Chester County

SCHOOL CLOSURES ALSO EXTENDED Chester County has now been given a “stay at home” order by Governor Wolf. Additionally, all schools across the Commonwealth closed until at least April 6th. There is little in the way of details with this new announcement but as more information and guidance becomes available we will do our best […]

Flush only Toilet Paper and What Nature Provides!

With the COVID-19 (coronavirus) crisis, please follow the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommendations on sanitizing hard surfaces, door knobs, etc. with sanitizing wipes. Centers for Disease Control Sanitizing Tips HOWEVER, please do not flush those wipes, paper towels or any other non-toilet paper products.  Non-toilet paper products clog sanitary sewer systems and lead to […]


CODE ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITIES HALTED Governor Wolf’s latest order has provided further guidance and now shuts down all “non-life sustaining” businesses for the time being.  Construction, initially deemed last week as essential, is now shutdown per the Governor’s order. In order to comply with this order, West Goshen will not be issuing permits, conducting inspections, or […]

New Order from Governor Wolf and the Department of Health

Governor Wolf and the PA Department of Health has just released a new order requiring all non-life sustaining businesses to shut down.  This includes construction which was previously allowed to continue. Please see the attached orders: Governor Wolf’s New Order On Businesses that are not Life Sustaining PA Department of Health Order

Trash & Recycling Collection Update

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 see the Trash & Recycling webpage for rules and regulations. Thank you for your cooperation.