North Coventry Township

Volunteer Needed- Zoning Hearing Board

Volunteers Needed for Zoning Hearing Board The Township is seeking two volunteers to serve on the Zoning Hearing Board.  One of the two positions available is for an alternate who will only serve when another member is unavailable to be present for a hearing. The Zoning Hearing Board meets only as needed and plays a … Read more

North Coventry Township Adopts Volunteer Fire Company Tax Relief Ordinance

North Coventry Township enacts VOLUNTEER SERVICE CREDIT PROGRAM; ENACTING TAX RELIEF FOR VOLUNTEER MEMBERS OF NORTH COVENTRY VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY In December 2017, the Board of Supervisors adopted the Volunteer Service Tax Credit Program for members of the Norco Fire Company. Each active volunteer who has been certified under the Township’s Volunteer Service Credit Program … Read more


TOWNSHIP TO CONSIDER AUTHORIZING MUNICIPAL TAX CREDITS TO FIRE AND EMS VOLUNTEERS In November of 2016, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed into law Act 172 of 2016 authorizing municipalities to grant fire and emergency medical service volunteers certain credits toward local taxes.  Under Act 172, municipalities may now offer a credit to a volunteer’s local … Read more

Update on Spotted Laternfly

  Update on Spotted Lanternfly As the result of a mild winter in 2017, the Spotted Lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) population is enormous this year. In many areas in early August, trees were completely covered with feeding nymphs. Unsurprisingly, reports of Spotted Lanternfly from locations previously considered uninfested are significantly on the rise in southeast Pennsylvania. … Read more

Township’s Mill Creek Recommended for Exceptional Value Stream (EV) Status

The Environmental Quality Board of DEP has recommended (and DEP has started the final process) that most of Mill Creek, which starts in North Coventry Township with the pond on St Peter’s Road and flows  into French Creek State Park, should be re-designated as an Exceptional Value stream. This EV classification is the top value … Read more

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