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Posted on: February 3, 2023

Local Fire Companies in Need of Volunteers

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Please share these great recruiting videos with your Montgomery County friends - Several volunteer Fire Companies in our area are in need of volunteers!

Let your friends know to contact UPT Fire & Emergency services OR their local fire company for information about volunteering.

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See a list of local volunteer fire companies who also serve UPT HERE 

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Upper Providence - Trappe Operational Consolidation

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On January 24, 2023, Trappe Fire Company will join Black Rock Fire Company and Upper Providence Department of Fire and Emergency Services in an operational consolidation.

TOWNSHIP OF UPPER PROVIDENCE DEPARTMENT OF FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES 1286 BLACK ROCK ROADPHOENIXVILLE, PA 19460www.uprov-montco.orgPHONE: 610-933-9179

Upper Providence – Trappe Operational Consolidation

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Keep Fire Hydrants Clear

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Help us out by shoveling snow away from your nearby Fire Hydrant

We ask for a 3-foot by 3-foot clearance, so firefighters can quickly get water out of the fire hydrant.  Did you know the on average fire engines only carry 500 gallons of water?  Therefore, it is crucial to have a fire hydrant cleared o...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Winter Fire Safety

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National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) along with Upper Providence DFES want you to put a freeze on winter fires.

Below are some winter safety tips.

  • Keep anything that can burn at least 3-feet from any heat source i.e.: fireplaces, wood stoves, space heaters or radiators.  
  • Keep portable generators outside a safe distance from your residence with the exhaust p...
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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Fire House Dedication

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DFES celebrated our Building dedication and housing of Engine 68 and Medic 325-11 (Friendship Ambulance) on October 15, 2022.

DFES celebrated our Building dedication and housing of Engine 68 and Medic 325-11 (Friendship Ambulance) on October 15, 2022.  Thank you to the Township Supervisors, local government officials, mutual aid fire and EMS companies, and our Township ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2023

It's a Tie for the Battle of the Badges!

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After a remarkable 56 donors at the Inaugural Battle of the Badges Blood Drive January 31, the results are in... And the winner is....

A tie score!!! 28-28

The DFES and UPT Police Department truly believe that the real winners today were all of OUR donors w...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Parkhouse Public Hearing Date Notifications

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Enter your email to subscribe to be notified via email about upcoming Parkhouse public hearing dates

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Upper Providence Awarded a Green Light Go Grant

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PennDOT has awarded a Green Light Go Grant to Upper Providence Township to replace the traffic signal at Doe Run Boulevard and Route 29 at the entrance to Quest and GlaxoSmithKline.  The grant award totals $399,101 and requires that the Township ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

Compost Center Holiday Closures for 2023

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The compost site 2023 calendar is up! Please check the calendar for hours and holiday closures.

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

2023 Budget Summary

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On December 5, 2023, the Upper Providence Township (UPT) Board of Supervisors (BOS) voted unanimously 5-0 to adopt a 2023 operating and capital budget.   The ~ $57.1 million spending plan appropriates 49% or ~$28.2 million to operating expenses a...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Upper Providence Township Chosen to Host The Wall That Heals

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Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund Announces 2023 The Wall That Heals Tour Schedule

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Replica Wall and Mobile Education Center spreads healing legacy of The Wall and educates about the impact of the Vietnam War

For Immediate Rel...

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Posted on: December 7, 2022

2023 Budget Approved

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The 2023 Budget was approved at the December 5, 2022 Board of Supervisors Meeting. See the budget attached.

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

The February Activity Guide is Here!

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View the February Activity Guide for all the activities & programs planned for the month!

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Posted on: December 22, 2022

Dog Park Information

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We have had some recent inquiries regarding the Reynolds' Dog Park large dog area.  We will be keeping side that is currently open for the remainder of the winter season.  

During the winter/colder months, we ar...

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Register for Your Account on the NEW Recreation Program Website

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Upper Providence Township recreation program registration will be NEW and easier to use starting January 3rd! 

Any household account that is created on our NEW website (uprov.recdesk.com) by December 31st, will receive ONE free, week-long guest pa...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Meet Kirby

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Kirby is a fun loving 6 month old puppy. He loves to dig and play with his big brother Kenji! He gives lots of kisses and loves everyone. He also loves howling since he is part husky. Submit your pet to be featured in our monthly eNews and on our...

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Meet Hank

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This is Hank, a Charcoal Labrador who is turning 7 in January!  He ironically loves winter and the snow, but does not like going in/near water! He ironically loves winter and the snow, but does not like going in/near water! He’s the bigg...

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

Sgt. Rob Solorio Recognized for 30 Years of Service

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At the January 17th Board of Supervisors meeting, Chief Mark Freeman recognized Sgt. Rob Solorio for his 30 years of service with the department. Congratulations Sgt. Solorio and thank you for your service to the residents of Upper Providence Township!

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Winter Road Safety Information

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As winter arrives, so do frosted windshields and the potential for snowfall.  Be smart and start your car before leaving to defrost your windshield completely.  Our officers often respond to crashes where one of the drivers failed to def...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Special Awards presented to Officers & UPT Police Department

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Monday, October 17, 2022, was a special evening for our police department at the Board of Supervisors meeting. We celebrated four of our officers for their bravery and heroic actions, and Montgomery County Emergency Service, Inc. (MCES) recognized our age...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Snow Emergency Routes

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A snow emergency is a local emergency put out by the township manager that usually follows the states issuing of an emergency. During this time travel on the roadways should be limited and extreme caution should be used. All vehicles should be removed fro...

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