Borough News

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Yeadon Borough Council Caucus Workshop Meeting: Thursday, June 14

Yeadon Borough Council will hold a Caucus Workshop at 7:00 pm on Thursday, June 14th in Borough Council Chambers (3rd Floor).

If any person who wishes to attend the meeting has a disability and/or requires auxiliary aid service or other accommodation to observe or participate in the proceedings, please contact the Borough Secretary (610-284-1606) in ADVANCE to discuss how those needs may best be accommodated.

Summer Trash Schedule Begins July 2

Notice to all Yeadon Borough residents:

Trash pick-up will be two days per week beginning July 2, 2018 through August 31, 2018
Summer trash will be picked up as follows:

If your trash is normally collected on:

  • Monday: during the summer schedule, it will be collected on Monday and Thursday.
  • Tuesday: during the summer schedule, it will be collected on Tuesday and Friday.
  • Thursday: during the summer schedule, it will be collected on Thursday and Monday.
  • Friday: during the summer schedule, it will be collected on Friday and Tuesday.

Recycling pickup occurs throughout the borough on Wednesdays year-round.
Please note: Due to the holiday, there will be no recycling pickup on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.

meeting notice

Yeadon Borough Special Council Meeting – Tuesday, May 29th

Yeadon Borough Council will hold a Special Council Meeting at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, May 29th in Borough Council Chambers (3rd Floor).

If any person who wishes to attend the meeting and has a disability and/or requires auxiliary aid service or other accommodation to observe or participate in the proceedings then please contact the Borough Secretary at 610-284-1606 in ADVANCE to discuss how those needs may best be accommodated.

Yeadon Borough Council Legislative Meeting – Thursday, May 17th

Yeadon Borough Council will hold a Legislative Meeting at 7:00 pm on Thursday, May 17th in Borough Council Chambers (3rd Floor).

If any person who wishes to attend the meeting and has a disability and/or requires auxiliary aid service or other accommodation to observe or participate in the proceedings then please contact the Borough Secretary at 610-284-1606 in ADVANCE to discuss how those needs may best be accommodated.

Naturalized US Citizens

Naturalized Citizens Residing in Yeadon

Are you or someone you know is a naturalized citizen and reside in Yeadon?

If so, the Mayor would like to honor you at this year’s Flag Day Festivities at Kerr Field in Yeadon on Saturday, June 9th.

We would like to showcase Yeadon as a place where we welcome residents from other countries who have reached that milestone. We would also be proud of seeing how many various indigenous countries we have that make up our new melting pot.

If you or someone you know fits this criteria then please call: 484-318-1231 or email the Mayor directly at rhepkins@yeadonborough.com.

Please kindly respond to this inquiry by June 2nd.

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Yeadon Borough Council Caucus Workshop Meeting: Thursday, May 10th

Yeadon Borough Council will hold a Caucus Workshop at 7:00 pm on Thursday, May 10th in Borough Council Chambers (3rd Floor).

If any person who wishes to attend the meeting has a disability and/or requires auxiliary aid service or other accommodation to observe or participate in the proceedings, please contact the Borough Secretary (610-284-1606) in ADVANCE to discuss how those needs may best be accommodated.

Doodle 4 Google Contest: Vote for Madelyn TODAY!!!

Madelyn Kieh, a Yeadonite and Penn Wood High School Freshman, is Pennsylvania’s State Finalist in the “DOODLE 4 GOOGLE” competition!

What is Doodle 4 Google??

The Google logo at www.google.com changes into something different each day. Google refers to them as “doodles.” Google holds an annual “Doodle 4 Google” contest where students may submit a doodle of a specific theme selected by the company. This year’s contest theme was “What inspires me?”

Madelyn Kieh submitted the winning doodle for the State of Pennsylvania. Madelyn’s doodle shows how her sister Marilyn, who is also her guardian, inspired her to develop her artistic talents as a young girl. Google selected winners from 53 states and territories.

Madelyn’s doodle was selected over hundreds of other submissions from Pennsylvania and now advances to the National level. Four National Finalists and one National Winner will be selected. All will have their doodles featured on the Doodle 4 Google gallery. National Finalists will receive a $5,000 college scholarship, trip to Google Headquarters in California, Google hardware, and “fun Googley swag.” The National Winner will receive a $30,000 college scholarship, $50,000 technology package for their school, in addition to the other prizes that also will be won by the Finalists.

A two-week voting period begins TODAY – Monday, May 7th and ends Friday – May 18th. Vote for Madelyn’s Doodle in the Grades 8-9 Category at https://doodles.google.com/d4g/vote.html so she can win a National prize. Her drawing/portrait is featured below.