BOROUGH'S ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL INTERVIEWS COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ABOUT MOSQUITO SPRAYING PROGRAM
In September of 2012, the Bucks County Department of Health applied pesticide spray in areas of Doylestown Borough in an effort to kill adult mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus. Due to concerns raised by members of the community, the Borough's Environmental Advisory Council conducted an interview with William Roth, the County's Director of Environmental Health. The interview addressed four main topics: (1) The details of the County's Integrated Pest Management Program, (2) The Borough's participation in the program, (3) Concerns regarding pesticide spray, and (4) Steps residents can take to limit the need for pesticide spray in the future.
The Doylestown Borough Planning Commission hosted a presentation by Bucks County Planning Commission Staff of the CROSS KEYS LAND USE AND TRANSPORTATION STUDY on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. A copy of the presentation is available here.
Doylestown Borough has adopted an ordinance that affects the sale of owner-occupied residential properties. The new ordinance requires a site inspection and Occupancy Certificate whenever an owner-occupied residential property is sold. The inspection covers basic safety and property maintenance code compliance and is not meant to take the place of a private home inspection. A copy of the application can be found at this link: http://www.doylestownborough.net/…/RESIDENTIAL%20U%20AND%20…
If you have questions about the application process, please contact our Building & Zoning Department.
Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) has affirmed Doylestown Borough's long-term AA bond rating with a Stable Outlook.
The 2017 Doylestown Borough Budget embodies Borough Council’s commitment to the provision of a wide range of high-quality public services in a cost effective manner by holding the line on taxes while preserving all programs. In addition, Council will continue ...
The Central Bucks Regional Police Department, in cooperation with Doylestown Borough, has installed a Prescription Drug Drop-Off Box.
The Emerald Ash Borer and the threat to our Ash trees
The Body-Camera Collaboration announces the launch of an estimated 90-day trial period for body-worn cameras (BWCs). The pilot program will begin on July 27, 2016. The BWCs will be deployed in Chalfont Borough, Doylestown Borough, New Britain Borough, and Warminster Township.
Inside Out expands across the Philadelphia region, bringing more pop-up art installations to more neighborhoods. The Philadelphia Museum of Art, with the support of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, is launching the 2016 season of Inside Out, a major arts initiative that brings high-quality reproductions of Museum masterpieces into communities throughout the city and region.
Doylestown Borough Council is pleased to announce that Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) has upgraded the Borough’s bond rating to AA from AA- in its latest Surveillance Report.
Doylestown Fire Company seeking volunteers.
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