Mill Road Update:
The new culvert is scheduled to be placed Thursday, September 20th. The estimated completion time for the project is no later than October 1st.
Date Added: 9-14-2012
Mill Road construction has begun. Please be aware that this work will require Mill Road to be closed for approximately 3 weeks. Road signs will be posted announcing the road closure. If you have any questions please contact the Township Office, 610-286-1010.
The project scope includes: detour set-up; clearing trees near the area; dam and divert the stream by pumping water; excavating for the new culvert; removal of the old culvert; installing the new end walls and new culvert sections; back-fill and paving around the new culvert; paving Mill Road. The project is expected to take approximately 6 weeks to complete. The contractor will have a gasoline/diesel powered pump running 24 hours a day to divert the stream, and will be working 10-hour days Monday thru Thursday. Their workday will begin about 7 am.
The Township is aware of the issues this might cause with residents, and is trying to ensure the project is smooth in its operation and short in its duration.
Change of Polling Place:
There has been a change of polling place in the Township. The Morgantown Village Library location has changed to the Caernarvon Township Building, 3307 Main Street.
PennDot tree trimming to begin on Route 10 -
PennDot has informed the Township that tree trimming will begin on Route 10 beginning June 27th through mid September. Route 10, Berks to Lancaster and Chester County will be one lane only (no detour).
The Fire Marshal has lifted the burn ban for Caernarvon Township Berks County. Applications for a burn permit are available on the website or can be picked up at the Township Building. Thank you.
Date Added: 5-8-12
Township Board Vacancies:
Date Updated: 5-4-2012
The following Township positions have vacancies. If anyone is interested in applying for a position please contact the Township Office at 610-286-1010 or submit application letter to Caernarvon Township, 3307 Main Street, PO Box 294, Morgantown, PA 19543.
Emergency Management Coordinator: 1 Vacancy
Zoning Hearing Board: 1 Member; 3 Alternates
Library Board: 1 Member
Elected Auditors: 3 to run for 2013 election