Borough News

Board of Trustees of the Yeadon Public Library Seeks Library Director

The Board of Trustees of the Yeadon Public Library seeks a dynamic community minded Library Director for our very active library located in a diverse community in Delaware County, PA.

The Director reports to the Board of Trustees and works effectively with the Borough Manager to oversee the safe and efficient operation of the library facility. The Director maintains relationships and provides necessary reports and information to Delaware County Libraries, and to the Board and staff of Yeadon Public Library.

The Director will possess a Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution. The Director will have PA State Library Certification or eligibility to acquire same within 6 months, and a minimum of 2 years of supervisory and administrative experience in a public library or commensurate experience read more

Spooktacular Haunted Hall at Borough Hall October 28, 29, 30

at Yeadon Borough Hall
October 28, 29, and 30, 2019
6:00 – 8:00 pm each night

at Yeadon Borough Hall, Second Floor

Tuesday, October 23: Teen Scream
Wednesday, October 24: Family Night (ages 12 and under)
Thursday, October 25: Open to All

*Please bring a nonperishable food and/or canned item.

YPD Full Time Police Officer Position

Employment Opportunity: Full-Time Police Officer

The Borough of Yeadon is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applications can be obtained from the Yeadon Borough Police Department located on the first floor of the Yeadon Municipal Building or downloaded here. The applications will be available from 12:00 noon Friday, October 4, 2019 through 4:30 pm Friday, November 8, 2019, during regular business hours Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm or online until applications are due to be returned.

All completed applications must be returned in person no later than 4:30 pm Monday, November 11, 2019 at the Yeadon Borough Police Department.

WPSD Superintendent Search Focus Group

William Penn School District Seeks Community Input for Superintendent Search

Four Public Focus Groups and Online Survey

The William Penn School District community is invited to take part in a small discussion group, about 90 minutes, to provide input on the ideal qualities for your next superintendent. Participation in the Focus Groups is a key part of this process and will provide the community an opportunity to learn more about the search process and to contribute to the development of a leadership profile for the next superintendent by identifying ideal characteristics and discussing the needs of the district.

Focus Groups – Click Dates/Locations Below to Register

(Or RSVP to with your name and date by October 9, 2019)

Saturday, October 12 – 10:00 am – Penn Wood Middle School

Tuesday, October 22 – 10:00 am – Bell Avenue Elementary School

Wednesday, October 23 – 6:00 pm – Penn Wood High School Green Ave. Campus

Thursday, October 24 – 7:00 pm – Penn Wood High School Cypress St. Campus


All WPSD community members are invited to take the Superintendent Leadership Qualities Survey (available in multiple languages) to give your input about the leadership qualities desired in your next superintendent. Your participation is needed and appreciated. Hard copies are also available at at any district building, including the administrative offices. Please complete surveys by October 4, 2019.

Click to Start Survey

The Superintendent Search is being conducted by the Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) as a value-added service at no cost to the William Penn School District.

For more information, please go to the Superintendent Search page on the William Penn School District website at or the DCIU website at