Council Vacancy in Second Ward

Perkasie Borough Council is seeking residents of the second ward interested in being considered for appointment to the Perkasie Borough Council. The term is available through December 31, 2017. To be eligible for appointment, an applicant must be a registered voter residing in the second ward. Applications will be received up until April 17, 2017. Appointment will be made at the Perkasie Borough Council meeting April 17, 2017 which begins at 7:00 PM.
Appointment to the Borough Council is a unique opportunity for individuals to serve their community and be involved with the critical issues of Borough operations including subdivisions, budgeting and community and economic development. Interested persons may contact any Council member, the Mayor or the Borough Office at 620 West Chestnut Street, Perkasie. An application form is available by calling the Borough Office at 215-257-5065. Applications can also be found under Borough Office/Documents, Forms and Permits.

ELECTRONIC WASTE RECYCLING EVENT

Perkasie PC Repair & Recycling, LLC is sponsoring an electronics recycling event on Saturday, March 25 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm in the parking lot of the Perkasie Borough Hall (620 West Chestnut Street).  Call 215 257-7727 or visit www.perkasiepcrepair.com for infomation on acceptable items and any costs.

Spring Leaf Collection Scheduled

Perkasie Borough will begin curbside spring leaf collection starting on Monday April 17, 2017.  Borough crews will make one pass through the Borough following the established routes.  There will be no call backs for leaves placed out after April 17.

Residents are reminded that they must have their leaves curbside by 7:00 AM on Monday April 18.  Leaf piles should be placed so they do not block storm drains. Please ensure that the leaf piles are free of any stones or other debris that may cause injury to employees or damage to the machinery. Grass clippings and sticks will not be picked up by Borough crews and will be left curbside for residents to dispose of correctly.

Residents are also reminded that they may drop off yard waste on the first Saturday of every month at the Borough Recycling Center located at 311 S. 9th St.  Drop off begins at 7:30 AM and ends promptly at 3:30 PM.  No late arrivals please. Leaves and other yard waste being brought in must either be in cans or paper bags.  No material will be accepted in plastic bags.  This is a free service provided by the Borough for Borough residents only, no contractors are allowed.  Proof of Borough residency may be required and must be presented if asked for by the attendant.  Please follow the signs and the attendants’ directions at the recycling center for proper disposal site information.

Please feel welcome to contact the Borough with any questions concerning this leaf collection program at 215-257-5065.

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.