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Posted on: October 21, 2020

Meet Council President Benjamin Hover

Benjamin Hover, Lansdowne’s Council President has been living in the Borough of Lansdowne for almost 20 years. A graduate of Hiram College, the Ohio native and his wife came to the Philadelphia area after she accepted a job in the Swathmore area...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

The Beauty of Marlyn Park

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Maryln Park is just one of seven “scenic” or “passive” parks tucked away in the residential streets of Lansdowne, where you’ll find a focus on trees and streams, a home for wildlife, grassy sloping space, a blank canvas for recreation and exploring. Marly...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Play the Lansdowne Parks "I Spy" Family Game!

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Join in celebrating Marlyn or any of Lansdowne’s many scenic parks this autumn!

1. Play along with our autumn family "I Spy," which you can download HERE

2. Write and post your own poem celebrating our passive parks and tag us on Facebo...

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

Neighborhood Trick-Or-Treating Guide

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Plan for Trick-or-Treating on October 31st from 5:30pm to 8:30pm

The CDC recommends everyone Trick-or Treating wear a CDC-compliant mask. It is NOT SAFE to wear a costume mask over a protective mask, so plan accordingly. Maintain 6 feet of social distancin...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

October 8 Letter from Mayor Campuzano

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With the arrival of Fall, I hope everyone will enjoy the crisp weather and beautiful fall colors in Lansdowne. Unfortunately just like in Spring and Summer with covid affecting many of our annual events the same applies for the Fall. Our annual kids Hallo...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

October 12 Letter From President Benjamin Hover

Dear Neighbors,

This autumn on Council promises to be a busy time for Lansdowne Borough Council. We will be working on the budget for next year and plan to retain the excellent services in Lansdowne in our Sanitation department and Police Department and co...

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Tips for Saving Energy in Your Home

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TIPS FOR SAVING ENERGY IN YOUR HOME

Conserving electrical and natural gas energy is a very basic step we can take to help with the climate crisis. Everyone makes decisions, small and large, as to how much energy they will use daily. Eventually, by 2050 acc...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

September 17 Letter from Mayor Campuzano

I hope this finds everyone well as we continue to deal with these unsettling times.  With that said I urge everyone to continue to practice social distancing and wearing a mask. Things are slowly getting better but we can’t let our guar...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Public Forum Announcement

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Meet the Clean Energy Planning Team

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Lansdowne aims to be a clean energy town, as witnessed by last year’s Borough Council resolution to have 100% of the electricity used for municipal, residential and business purposes come from renewable sources by 2035. Very little of the electr...

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Newsletter
Posted on: September 16, 2020

September 17 Letter from Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors, 

Welcome to fall, I hope you had a great end of the Summer and are well. As we end the summer and move into the budgeting season for the Borough, I want to invite everyone to participate in Council meetings and Committee ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Pennock Woods Park

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Pennock Woods Park has been seeing increased activity during coronavirus as people are in need of outdoor places to visit where they can be socially distant. Pennock Woods is a county-owned park, whose only entrance is half-way down Pennock Terrace, on th...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

High School and College Students - Become a Junior Council Person

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Lansdowne Borough recently passed a resolution adopting the Junior Council Person Program offered through PSAB (Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs). 

The Junior Council Person (JCP) Program provides youth in our community with an opportuni...

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

August 16 Letter From President Benjamin Hover

Dear Lansdowne Neighbors, 

As we end the summer and head into the fall, I want to extend my gratitude to live with you in a community of friends where neighbors take care of neighbors. The last few months have been challenging for us as a communit...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

August 7 Letter from Mayor Campuzano

Dear Lansdowne Residents,

I hope this finds everyone safe and are enjoying the summer as best you can.  As Mayor I can say 2020 has been the most challenging  year I have ever experienced. Unfortunately the pandemic has not abated so that...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Lansdowne Borough Mourns the Loss of Nicholas Micozzie

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Lansdowne Borough passed a resolution on August 6, 2020, honoring the life and service of State Representative Nicholas Micozzie. 

Nicholas Micozzie served in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 163rd District, which included the Bor...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Application For a Grant to Remediate Blight in the Borough of Lansdowne

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On July 15th Lansdowne Borough requested a Blight Remediation program grant of $300,000 from the Commonwealth Financing Authority to be used for Remediation of Blight in the Borough from the PA Department of Community and Economic Development.

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Lansdowne Borough Council Issues Comments on Delaware County Housing Plan

Delaware County has released its Housing Plan for the County. The Plan is a long-range strategy to provide for adequate housing solutions for all citizens in Delaware County. The plan identifies existing conditions, needs and opportunities, and recommenda...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

Lansdowne Borough Recognizes Hispanic Heritage Month

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The greater Philadelphia region has the second largest Hispanic population in the Northeast and the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce found that the Hispanic population in the greater Philadelphia region grew by 58.3% from 2000 to 2010. Th...

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

WHAT CAN YOU DO TO HELP PREVENT FLOODING?

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Since Tuesday August 4, 2020, you may be asking yourself “this is happening again? How come?” 

The Darby Creek Valley Association has been struggling with this question for years and they need our help! According to their recen...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Resolution Establishing Inclusionary Committee

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On July 1st Lansdowne Borough and Lansdowne Borough Council signed a resolution to create an ad hoc committee comprised of Benjamin Hover, Sinoe Najji-Taylor and Wardell Holt to meet through December 31st 2020 to develop inclusionary policies and recommen...

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Newsletter
Posted on: July 16, 2020

Wolf Administration Announces Targeted Mitigation Efforts in Response to Recent COVID Case Increases

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July 15, 2020

Governor Tom Wolf and Sec. of Health Dr. Rachel Levine today signed new orders for targeted mitigation efforts in response to the recent rise in COVID cases, primarily in southwest Pennsylvania, but also in other counties in the state, influe...

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