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WELCOME TO THE ONTELAUNEE TOWNSHIP WEBSITE!

Please scroll down for upcoming and important information

This site is designed to help our residents, businesses, organizations and visitors.  You can find facts, schedules, forms and township contact information.

If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to click on the “contact us”  link and send us an email.

Our calendar link shows all the meetings for all the boards, pavilion availability and office closings. 

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FALL WINTER NEWSLETTER

PLEASE CHECK OUT OUR FIRST FALL WINTER NEWSLETTER IN A NUMBER OF YEARS

fall winter NEWSLETTER 2017

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SPOTTED LANTERNFLY – ONTELAUNEE IS IN THE QUARANTINE ZONE Image result for spotted lanternfly

Spotted Lanternfly Pest Alert

A representative will be attending the Supervisors metering on November 2, 2017 at 7 p.m. to  give a brief presentation on the Spotted Lanternfly as well as answer any questions from the public.

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Park and Rec Board member opening

If you are interested in serving on the Park and Rec Committee, please send an email to ontelauneetownship@comcast.net.

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 Trick or Treat nights October 30 and 31 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The reason there is two nights for Trick or Treating allows parents to take their children Trick or Treating one night and then you may stay home on the other night to hand out treats to the children. If you do not want ghosts and goblins and other masqueraders, please leave your porch light off.

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New ordinance in effect – please take note:

Use of Sports Equipment on Streets and Sidewalks – click on link

2017-9 – Use of sports Equipment

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TOY DRIVE!!

The Northern Berks Emergency Medical Services is collecting toys for Military families in need.

Please donate a new unwrapped toy to the drop off box in the Township Building

FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW

TOY DRIVE

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WILLOW CREEK BRIDGE REPLACEMENT (LEESPORT AVENUE)

STARTING AUGUST 21, 2017 UNTIL LATE OCTOBER, 2017

The Township has received an update on plans to replace the century-old Leesport Avenue Bridge over the Willow Creek.

The bridge which was built in 1917 and is structurally inadequate and outdated,

The bridge will be replaced with a 66-foot single-span bridge, measuring 33.5 feet from curb to curb with two 11-foot lanes and 4-foot shoulders.

Detours will be in effect during construction.

Residents are welcome to check out the website that has been set up for the numerous bridge replacements at www.parapidbridges.com

Then click on Bridges by County, then click on Berks County, then click on Willow Creek Bridge.

Click on the link below for detailed detour map

Detour – Leesport Avenue Bridge

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Berks Alert Program – Please click on the link below to find out information on how
you can register for notifications for severe weather watches, amber alerts, road closures etc.

Berks Alert Article