Welcome to the official website of the Borough of Shillington, Berks County, Pennsylvania. We hope you find the website to be a useful communication tool to keep you informed about what's happening in the Borough. Please bookmark this site and visit it regularly to see what new information has been added. UPDATED 05/25/2017
SHILLINGTON'S 89TH ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY PARADE AND SERVICE
Hosted by The American Legion Reber-Moore Post #635, Monday, May 29, 2017. The parade will begin at 10:30 AM at the Governor Mifflin Middle School parking lot followed by a service at the Fairview Cemetery. Please arrive by 9:45 AM if you are going to participate in the parade. The parade will end around 11:30 AM; followed by the service immediately upon arrival at the cemetery.
The following are contributing sponsors for the parade:
- Patriot Brass---University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC Health Plan)
- Bravura---John Andras & Company, Inc./C.P.A. & Ronald Bair, Jr. CFP/Keystone Financial Management
- Pretzel City Brass Band---Gallen Insurance Agency & Andrew Gallen & Company, Inc. C.P.A.
- Hamilton Celtic Pipes & Drums---White Star Travel Center
- Stein's Flowers
As in years past, the Reber-Moore Post #635 would encourage parade participants to join us for a gathering at the Shillington Fire Station, 221 Catherine Street after the parade to thank you for your participation. For more information CLICK HERE
COUNCIL MEETING - The next regularly monthly meeting of the Shillington Borough Council is Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 7:30 PM
*** BOROUGH OF SHILLINGTON RECREATION NEWSLETTER 2017 ***
2017 Pre-Season Reduced Ticket Price Sale
Monday, May 1 through Friday, May 26
May is the time to purchase pool tickets!! Buy early and save $$$$
PLEASE NOTE: The Reduced Price Sale ends on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 3:00 PM. After that, you MUST pay full rate.
SCHEDULED EVENTS IN THE SHILLINGTON MEMORIAL PARK
- Color Me Mifflin Color Run, Saturday, May 6 - 10:00 AM
- Concert in the Park, Friday, June 9 - Food 5:00 PM, Music 6:30 PM
- Family Race, Saturday, July 29
- Concert in the Park, Friday, August 4 - Food 5:00 PM, Music 6:30 PM
- Car Show, Sunday, September 17 - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
STORM WATER - HOW DOES IT EFFECT YOU?
Visit the Borough's webpage on storm water to see what you can do to help keep our streams clean and reduce pollution. CLICK HERE
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
Click here for more information on statewide water sampling for lead and copper for public water systems
REMINDER...It's the Law: Electronics must be Recycled
You may take your discarded electronics to the Berks County Solid Waste Authority Recycling Center, 1316 Hilltop Road, Bern Township on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
CodeRED Emergency Alert System
The Borough of Shillington has instituted a new rapid emergency notification service called CodeRED®. By registering, you’ll be added to the emergency call list. Borough of Shillington residents and water customers 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. Those who do not register their address and phone number may not be notified with CodeRED® in the case of an emergency. Registration is confidential, free, easy and will be for emergency notification only.
After Hours Water or Sewer Problem:
If you experience a water or sewer problem when the Town Hall is closed, please call the Berks County Radio System at 610-655-4911 and give the information on your problem. A Shillington Police Officer or a representative from the Borough will be in touch with you.