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.


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

Council to Discuss Proposed Changes to Downtown Parking

The Perkasie Borough Council is inviting residents & business owners to the public meeting on February 6th beginning at 7pm at Borough Hall to discuss proposed changes to the downtown parking regulations. Residents & businesses in the downtown will be getting a letter in the mail soon. A copy of this mailing can be found here:
Letter to Downtown Residents & Businesses
Current Parking Regulations – Map
Proposed Parking Regulations – Map


The Borough has just been made aware of a number of emails sent to residents regarding a “New Invoice #1028-16. The emails have various senders with varying email addresses.



Perkasie’s 107th Annual Tree Lighting

Thank you again to everyone who came out, who volunteered, and who worked on the team to make the 107th Annual Tree Lighting, which took place on Saturday December 3rd. Perkasie is truly honored to host America’s oldest Tree Lighting Ceremony.

Thank you to FlyDronePhotos, www.flydronephotos.com for allowing us to share this spectacular footage of the moments before and after the tree lighting. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RSgE0oG0DEI

Mark your calendars now for the 108th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. Saturday, December 2nd, 2017, from 5pm-8pm.

Scholarship Available for Perkasie Student

The Borough of Perkasie is a member of American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP). One of the membership benefits is participation in this yearly scholarship program. The attached flyer provides information about the Lloyd B. Wright Scholarship program. The deadline to submit your information to the Borough is Friday, December 9th. The Borough will select one candidate to submit to AMP. AMP will be awarding four of these scholarships, and students from all of their member municipalities are eligible. Each scholarship is worth $2,000.

2016 American Municipal Power Scholarship Program – Lloyd B. Wright Scholarship