News Flash

Posted on: September 7, 2021

New Waste Bins Coming Soon

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  • West Goshen Township will continue to use Republic Services for the next 5 years.
  • Beginning Jan 3, 2022 Republic Services will begin the new Waste & Recycling Contract.
  • Both Waste & Recycling will remain automated with side-loading trucks.
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Township News
Posted on: July 9, 2021

Yard Waste Collection July 17th

Trash and recycling Alert

The next yard waste collection is July 17th. Please see below for yard waste collection guidelines. 

Yard Waste

Sticks, branches, and twigs must be tied in bundles no more than 4 feet in length and 4 feet in diameter, and may not exceed 50 pounds p...

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Public Works
Posted on: July 8, 2021

Street Tree Ordinance Reminder

Street Tree Ordinance Reminder

We have some areas of the township where the trees have grown out into the roadway and are an obstruction to our plow trucks in the winter.

In order to clear the snow to the curb our trucks have to run right along the curb line and low hanging trees, espec...

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: April 21, 2021

West Goshen's Public Works Department: Working to Ensure Uninterrupted Service During COVID

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J. David Woodward has been the public works director since 2016. With a staff of approximately 41 they handle over 95 miles of Township roadways, over 111 acres of parkland, 225 miles of sewer lines, 10 pumping stations, trash, recycling, and yard waste c...

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Public Works
Posted on: March 16, 2021

West Goshen Township Stormwater Improvements

Stormwater Pollution West Goshen

West Goshen Township is in the process of stormwater improvements, remediation, and planning. The township initially started working on stormwater ordinances and remediation in 2003 as part of county-wide Act 167 Plan. West Goshen has had an MS4 permit fo...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Meet the Public Works Department

Meet the Public Works Dept

When is the last time you’ve thought about the West Goshen Public Works Department?  If your answer was “I don’t know…” or “Never,” you might be surprised that is just the way...

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Public Works
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Trash & Recycling Collection Update

Even during the COVID-19 crisis, your Township trash, recycling and bulk trash collection will continue normally.

Please do not put out any additional trash, recycling or bulk trash outside of what is allowable.  It will not be collected.

Please se...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Yard Waste Collection Tips

Yard Waste Collection Tips

Sticks, branches, and twigs must be tied in bundles no more than four feet in length and four feet in diameter and may not exceed 50 pounds per bundle.

Branches may not exceed 4 inches in diameter.

Other yard waste may be placed in...

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Public Works
Posted on: May 18, 2020

How the Public Can Help the Public Works Department this Spring

It’s been a spring to remember for all of us, including the West Goshen Public Works Department. “With the timing and preventative measures for COVID-19, we missed some of our usual spring activity like mulching or planting annuals and...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Recycling Tips: What Can Be Recycled?

Recycling Takes Little Effort On Your Part For A Big Difference To Our World

Plastic - Recycling plastic can be confusing with all of the code numbers that are stamped on products.

Below is a chart of some items that are acceptable and unacceptable for recy...

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Public Works
Posted on: August 1, 2021

E-Waste & Shred Event - October 2, 2021

West Goshen Township is once again offering a free E-Waste & Shred Event on Saturday, October 2, 2021 from 9:00 AM to noon at the Township Building, located at 1025 Paoli Pike, West Chester, PA 19380.

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