Monthly Archives: February 2017

Public Hearing on Two Ordinances to be Held on Monday, March 6th

On Monday, March 6th, the Perkasie Borough Council will conduct two public hearings. The purpose of the public hearings will be to consider the adoption of two proposed ordinances.

Ordinance 1004 would amend Chapter 123 of the Perkasie Borough Code of Ordinances pertaining to the membership of the Park and Recreation Board. The full text of the proposed ordinance may be examined by clicking the link below.
Proposed Ordinance 1004

Ordinance 1003 would amend Chapter 175 of the Perkasie Borough Code of Ordinances pertaining to the trimming and maintenance of trees. The full text of the proposed ordinance may be examined by clicking the link below.
Proposed Ordinance 1003

Vote for Perkasie Farmers Market in 2017 Best of Bucks Contest


The Perkasie Farmers Market has been nominated as the Best Farmers Market in Bucks County in the Bucks Happening Mag 2017 Best of Bucks Contest.

PLEASE take a moment to vote for the market. It’s quick and easy. Click this link to vote – you can vote once for every email address you use. Winning the award helps us enormously with marketing and enhances our reputation with vendors, shoppers and visitors to our town.

We were the WINNER of the 2016 Best in Bucks Contest, and would love to receive the honor for a 2nd year. Thank you!

Borough residents invited to apply for Parks and Recreation Board


Perkasie Borough is seeking residents that may be interested in volunteering to serve on the PARKS AND RECREATION BOARD. The Board meets monthly and advises Council on many issues associated with parks and recreation. The term is available through December 2019.

Interested Perkasie Borough residents my contact any Councilmember, the Mayor or the Borough Office at 215-257-5065. An optional application form is available on-line at www.perkasieborough.org.  Applications accepted through March 20, 2017.

Electronic Waste Recycling Event is March 25th


Perkasie Borough will host an ELECTRONIC WASTE RECYCLING EVENT from 9:00a.m. – 4:00p.m. on March 25th, 2017.  Fee of $10 per car. Additional fees apply for certain items. NO FREON-FILLED ITEMS.

Please read this flyer for more details: E-Waste Recycling Event 2017

This rain or shine event is organized and operated by Perkasie PC Repair & Recycling LLC. All questions, including questions about what they will accept for recycling should be directed to them at (215) 257-7727.
 Click this link to find Perkasie PC Repair & Recycling online.

Perkasie Farmers Market Vendor Applications Open


Vendor applications are OPEN for the Perkasie Farmers Market. We are seeking local food producers who might be interested in a full or part season spot at our busy community market in the center of Perkasie. The market runs Saturdays from 9am – 12pm; the season opens on June 3 and runs for 22 weeks until October 29. All vendors must supply a Certificate of Insurance evidencing general liability insurance.

Click this link for an application and more information.


Questions to (215)-257-5065.

APPLY NOW FOR SUMMER EMPLOYMENT

Applications are being accepted for seasonal positions at the Menlo Aquatics Center for the 2017 season.  Interested persons may complete the form below and forward via email to: parkandrec@perkasieborough.org  or return by mail.

Openings for Lifeguards, Deck Attendants and Front Desk Attendants.  Rate of pay varies by position and relevant experience  All employees of the Menlo Aquatics Center must be certified in First Aid and CPR.  Applicants must be 15 years old by May 1. 2017.

*****There is also an opening for a lifeguard to work only  at the Second Street Pool.  Because of the shallow depth of that pool, a retired lifeguard is allowed at this facility.  This pool is open 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday-Fridays from June 19 through August 11. Applicants must still have a current certification in First Aid and CPR.*****

Contact Carolyn Hanel, Director of Parks and Recreation at (215) 257-5065 ext. 115 with any questions or for additional information.

2017 Employment application