Montgomery County Office of Public Health (OPH) will be holding drive-thru flu clinics and weekly walk-up flu clinics in October. The Office of Public Health’s 2020-21 Influenza Immunization Clinics are listed below. New this year is that all sites will be by appointment only. Residents must make an appointment and register for a flu shot at www.montcopa.org/flu or by calling 610-278-5145. These flu clinics are for people who live, work, or attend school in Montgomery County. OPH will provide flu vaccinations to those six months of age and older. Accommodations for persons with disabilities will be available. The vaccinations are at no cost for Montgomery County residents. OPH will bill those with insurance. The below-planned sites are dependent upon vaccine availability.
1. Upper Perkiomen Middle School, 901 Montgomery Ave., Pennsburg, PA
2. Cheltenham High School, 500 Rices Mill Road, Wynocte, PA
3. Montgomery County Community College, 340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA
4. Oaks Convention Center, 100 Station Ave., Oaks, PA
Walk up Sites-
5. Pottstown - 364 King St., Pottstown PA
6. Green Lane - 2144 Snyder Road, Green Lane, PA
7. Willow Grove - 1678 Fairview Ave., Willow Grove, PA
8. Lansdale - 421 W. Main St., Lansdale, PA
9. Norristown - 1433 Green St., Norristown, PA
10. Ardmore - 114 W Lancaster Ave., Ardmore, PA (in the parking lot next to IHOP)
To attend one of OPH’s influenza vaccination clinics listed above, residents must make an appointment and register at www.montcopa.org/flu or by calling 610-278-5145. Only those who have made an appointment and who have completed their registration will be able to receive a f shot at an OPH flu clinic.
For more information, please click here for the Flu Clinics Flyer.
While we understand the excitement and hope for tradition regarding this year's Halloween festivities, Worcester Township asks that all families participate at a level that is comfortable for them, while still adhering to CDC guidelines (which may be found here. Maybe this is the year that you find a new tradition and enjoy a more intimate Halloween celebration. The Township takes no responsibility for personal choices, we just ask that every family do what is best for them, while considering how it may affect others.
It is also important to note that Worcester Township does not regulate Halloween activities with any regulations or ordinance.
PennDOT will paving roadways in Worcester Township prior to the end of the year. Valley Forge Road between Germantown Pike and Route 63 (Main Street) is scheduled for milling to begin the week of October 19th. This work will be done at night. After work is completed, then PennDOT will be working on paving Morris Road between Valley Forge Road and North Wales Road. As the Township receives updates from PennDOT, we will post updated information.
retrievr, the super-convenient recycling service, has resumed operations. Now's the perfect time to schedule curbside collection of used clothing and a wide variety electronics… including those “old-fashioned” television sets that most recycling centers don’t accept!
retrievr collects clothing at no cost, and charges a modest fee for the collection of certain electronics.
And scheduling a pick-up couldn’t be easier. Simply…
- text PICKUP to 757-70-FETCH, or
- visit retrievr.com and click the “schedule a pick-up now” button.
Visit retrievr.com for the complete list of accepted items, fees, and additional program information.
Thank you for your efforts to reuse and recycle, and to reduce the amount of waste dumped in landfills.
The Board of Supervisors approved an extension to the face period for the payment of Township real estate taxes to December 31 (the orginal deadline was May 31). Montgomery County approved an identical extension for the payment of County real estate taxes.
Please note that, at this time, there has been no change to the due date for the payment of Methacton School District real estate taxes. There has also been no change to the due dates for interim bills.
Our community's Real Estate Tax Collector, Pat Gramm, is receiving in-person tax payments during regular office hours as listed on the bill at a walk-up window located directly across from the drop box. During non-office hours, payments may be placed in the drop box, or mailed to Post Office Box 97, Worcester, PA 19490.
Questions about real estate taxes? Contact Pat at (610) 489-4070, or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Please note that there is no longer a Per Capita Tax so no residents will receive these bills going forward, however if you are delinquent in paying your taxes for years 2017, 2018, and 2019 (a bill will be sent and should be paid).
Looking for a safe and responsible way to discard used motor oil, bottles of weed killer, or Dallas Cowboys jerseys? The good folks at Montgomery County make it easy to dispose of the bad stuff in your home through its annual hazardous household waste collection program. And the service is free for Montgomery County residents! Business and industrial wastes are not accepted.
The big change under COVID is that DEP is requiring that all attendees are pre-registered so that the County can control how many people are on site at any time.
The next HHW collection will be held on Sunday, October 25th, at Lower Merion Transfer Station, 1300 N. Woodbine Ave., Penn Valley, from 9am to 3pm. Click here for the list of acceptable and unacceptable materials, details on how to pre-register, and for additional program information.