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Kenhorst Borough seeks a PT (10 to 16 hrs/wk) municipal bookkeeper proficient in the use of Quick Books software to maintain its accounting system. Tasks include: accounts payable, payroll, data entry, purchase orders and other sources, maintain vendor List, filing of invoices and check stubs, address and mail checks, preparation of reports and data sets for annual audit, assist auditors relative to data, monthly reconciliation of checkbook. Close coordination and collaboration with the Finance Chairman and Borough Manager. The successful candidate must be highly organized, possess the ability to work independently in an office environment, skilled in current cash-based accounting practices with excellent written and verbal communication skills, experienced with computers including Excel, Windows, Microsoft Outlook operating systems, able to complete tasks in a timely manner with high attention to detail. Compensation depends on qualifications. EOE. Submit letter of interest, resume and three references by December 1st to: Borough Manager, Kenhorst Borough, 339 S. Kenhorst Blvd., Kenhorst, PA 19607 or email the same to
2015 Leaf Collection & Last Yard Waste Pickup
Leaf collection will continue through the end of November - this year's final yard waste pickup will be Tuesday, December 8th.
2016 Draft Budget
Kenhorst Borough's 2016 Draft Budget is available for public review and inspection. Please see the attached pie chart presentation - budget line details are available at the Borough Hall office. The ordinance will be adopted at the December 3, 2015 Council meeting.
Thanksgiving Holiday Office Schedule
The Borough office will be closed Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday.
CodeRED Emergency Alert System

The Borough of Kenhorst has instituted a new rapid emergency notification service called CodeRED®. By registering, you’ll be added to the emergency call list. Kenhorst Borough residents, property owners and businesses are welcome and encouraged to enter their contact information for home, business, and mobile phones so they may be contacted by the system in the event of an emergency.  CodeRED events can include but are not limited to snow emergency declarations, road closures and emergency weather advisories.  


Registration is confidential, free, easy and will be for emergency notification only.  To register, click on the CodeRED logo featured at the top right. Click on the CodeRED Mobile App logo to download to your phone.  


Start Time
12/1/2015 10:00 AM
12/1/2015 7:00 PM
12/3/2015 7:00 PM
Last Yard Waste Pickup in 2015
12/8/2015 7:00 AM
12/19/2015 1:00 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
(closed for lunch 12:00 - 12:30 p.m.)
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.