Any announcements of a temporary nature, urgent or non-urgent, that affect the operation and/or services of our Borough will be posted in this section of our website.
ACT 537 PLAN UPDATE
Act 537 (the Pennsylvania Sewage Facilities Act) requires Hulmeville Borough to develop, implement, and maintain a comprehensive official sewage management plan. In order to meet the Department of Environmental (DEP) required timelines for updating the Act 537 Plan, a series of meetings are planned by the Hulmeville Borough Council and Water Authority to prepare and adopt an up-to-date Plan. The public is welcome to attend the meetings and provide input.
Details on the proposed meeting dates are on the Authority web page.
A copy of the Hulmeville Borough proposed Act 537 plan update is available for review.
For more information on Act 537 visit the PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Act 537 Sewage Facilities Program web page.
UPDATED FLOOD PLAIN REGULATIONS
On March 16, 2015, the Borough Council adopted Borough Ordinance 265, updating section 27-703 of the Borough Ordinances. Section 27-703 covers regulations applicable to floodplain areas. The updating of the Borough's floodplain regulations brings the Borough into compliance with current federal regulations.
LEASH AND CURB YOUR DOG
The police department would like to remind everyone that all dogs must be on a leash at all times (unless in a securely fenced area). Any dog found roaming unleashed will be immediately impounded. Also, it is required that you pick up any waste deposited by your dog.
By Borough Ordinance, vehicles are not allowed to be parked on lawns, either in front, behind or either side of a house. All vehicles must be parked in a driveway or legally parked on a roadway.
2015 EARTH DAY PLANT GIVEAWAY
Thank you to everyone who visited during the Earth Day Celebration on April 25 at Core Creek Park. And congratulations to those of you who received a free plant, courtesy of the Hulmeville Borough Council. We hope your plants flourish and provide some nutrional meals. To assist you with growing your plants, the Hulmeville Garden Club has information on each of the different plants given out. Visit the Garden Club web site for more information.
REVISED FLOOD INSURANCE RATE MAPS AND STUDY
FEMA has issued revised flood insurance rate maps and a study covering portions of Bucks County, including Hulmeville Borough. If you live along one of the creeks in the Borough you should review the flood information. The revised flood insurance information, plus more, is available from our flood insurance rate map web page.
2015 HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTIONS
The Southeast Pennsylvania Hazardous Waste Collection program has announced their collection dates for 2015, There are 5 collection dates set for Bucks County, as well as additional dates in the surrounding counties. More information is available on the recycling page.
2015 CONSUMER CONFIDENCE REPORT
The Hulmeville Municipal Authority (PSWID #1090140) reports that the 2015 Consumer Confidence Report, covering the 2014 calendar year, is now available. In 2014, the Authority monitored 6 potential contaminants in the drinking water. There were not any exceedances detected of the EPA accepted levels for drinking water. Please click here to view the 2015 annual water quality report and learn more about your drinking water. This report contains important information about the source and quality of your drinking water. For additional information, or to request a paper copy be mailed to you, visit the Hulmeville Municipal Authority web page..
POLICE HOME AND AUTO SAFEGUARDING TIPS
Thefts from UNLOCKED automobiles and even homes is unfortunately common in Lower Bucks, including Hulmeville Borough. The Borough Police have provided a few suggestions to help safeguard your valuables.
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