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SEWER AND REFUSE/RECYCLING BILL DUE DATE
Just a reminder that the current Sewer & Refuse/Recycling bill is due by Friday, August 24, 2018. Anything received after that date is considered late. Payments can be made via check or money order and mailed to our office or placed in our secure drop box, which is available 24/7. Payments can be made via credit card in our Borough office. Online payments can be made from our website, in the convenience of your home. To pay online , follow the link in the right column of this page. Online payments and in-office credit card payments do have a 3% bank transaction fee required.
LABOR DAY WEEK TRASH AND RECYCLING SCHEDULE
Just a reminder that due to the Federal Holiday, Labor Day, September 3, 2018, trash will be collected on Tuesday September 4th and Recycling and Yard Waste move to Wednesday September 5th.
SPOTTED LANTERN FLY
If you see a Spotted Lanternfly in the Borough, please report it to the PA Department of Agriculture. The Spotted Lanternfly is an invasive species that can cause great damage to the Agriculture and Agribusiness industries. Reports can be given on the State's Automated Invasive Species Report Line at 1-866-253-7189. Leave a detailed message detailing your sighting and contact information. You can also take a picture and email the picture to: Badbug@pa.gov, include date, location seen, time of day and your contact information. For up to date information, visit the Agriculture Departments website at: www.agriculture.pa.gov/Protect/PlantIndustry/spotted_lanternfly
 
     Spotted Lantern Fly - Wings Closed          Spotted Lantern Fly - Wings Open
The Berks County Conservation District can also be contacted at: Mr. Evan Corondi, WNV/Vector Control & Outreach Coordinator, Berks County Conservation District, 1238 County Welfare Road, Leesport, PA 19533, P: 610-372-4657 x212, F: 610-478-7058, www.berkscd.com
READING AREA WATER AUTHORITY (RAWA) USING KENTREL INC FOR SERVICE
You may have received, in your last bill, a letter from RAWA. The letter notified residents that a company, named Kentrel, Inc., was hired by RAWA to upgrade the water registers by installing new register units, which is the top section of the water meter. Kentrel Inc. will be performing this work Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm. The work will take approximatley 10 to 15 minutes. The water service will not be turned off during this work. Kentrel Inc., will be contacting you via mail, phone call or door hangar to schedule an appointment. The service personnel will have a RAWA ID badge. Always ask to see the ID. A person 18 years of age or older will need to be home for this appointment. If you have any questions about this program, please contact RAWA at 610-406-6300.
YARD WASTE COLLECTION
Just a reminder, the weekly Yard Waste pick up, can not be put in plastic bags or have plastic mixed in with it. The Yard Waste is compostable material and must be collected in a format that allows it to be composted such as in the large brown paper yard waste bags sold at local home stores, open trash cans that can easily be dumped into the Yard Waste truck or in brown paper grocery bags. Yard waste in plastic trash bags or that has plastic mixed in with it will not be taken.

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Electronic Payments
NOTE:  Online and Credit Card payments must include the 3% bank transaction fee. If fee is not included, it will be added to your Sewer & Refuse account.

 Kenhorst Calendar

Title
Start Time
BOROUGH HALL CLOSED LABOR DAY
9/3/2018 12:00 AM
COUNCIL WORKSHOP MEETING
9/4/2018 7:00 PM
MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY MEETING
9/6/2018 6:00 PM
BOROUGH COUNCIL MEETING
9/6/2018 7:00 PM
COUNCIL WORKSHOP MEETING
10/2/2018 7:00 PM
MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY MEETING
10/4/2018 6:00 PM
BOROUGH COUNCIL MEETING
10/4/2018 7:00 PM
COUNCIL WORKSHOP MEETING
10/30/2018 7:00 PM
MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY MEETING
11/1/2018 6:00 PM
BOROUGH COUNCIL MEETING
11/1/2018 7:00 PM
ELECTION DAY
11/6/2018 12:00 AM
BOROUGH HALL CLOSED THANKSGIVING
11/22/2018 12:00 AM
BOROUGH HALL CLOSED FRIDAY AFTER THANKSGIVING
11/23/2018 12:00 AM
COUNCIL WORKSHOP MEETING
12/4/2018 7:00 PM
MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY MEETING
12/6/2018 6:00 PM
BOROUGH COUNCIL MEETING
12/6/2018 7:00 PM
 
 
Borough of Kenhorst
339 South Kenhorst Blvd
Kenhorst, PA  19607
610.777.7327 Office
610.777.8980 Fax
general email: 

 
Office Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
 
Emergency  - Dial 911
Non-Emergency -
Reading Police 610.655.6116
Kenhorst residents can reach Reading Police staff
24 hours/day, 7 days/week at the above
non-emergency number.  Please ask to speak
to the Desk Sergeant on duty when calling the Non-Emergency number.