Chalfont Borough is looking for a volunteer to serve on the Emergency Medical Services Board. The EMS Board meets once a month. Interested parties should complete a volunteer form and return it to the borough office.
The Planning Commission originally scheduled for 7/22/2019 has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for 8/26/2019.
The Chalfont Fire Company is having their next Volunteer Information Session on Wednesday, July 17 at 7 pm. It will be at the Main Station at 301 Main Street in Chalfont.
The Council packet for 7/9/2019 has been posted.
The Council Agenda for 7/9/2019 has been posted.
The Agenda for the 7/1/2019 HARB meeting has been posted.
The Agenda for the 6/24/2019 Planning Commission meeting has been posted.
The parking lot located at 40 North Main Street will be closed Saturday, 6/22 and Sunday, 6/23 for line re-striping. Alternative parking is offered at 101 North Main Street as well as the Oak Avenue parking lot (as you enter the lot, it is toward the left and as far back as you can go – there is an opening in the fencing to get to the walking path.)
During warm weather and longer days, solicitors will be out and about. No matter what they are offering, whether it is pesticide services, selling home security, replacement windows, etc., you do not need to listen.
If you are interested in talking to the solicitor, it is important to stay cautious. Authorized solicitors in Chalfont Borough must have a permit; ask to see it. Many scammers put great effort into impersonating company representatives, so even if you recognize the company, don’t put all of your trust in this stranger.
Never invite them inside your home. They may pressure you because a position inside the house makes it harder to get them to leave.
What can you do about unwanted solicitation? Here are a few tips:
Put up a NO SOLICITING sign near your front door. This is a simple and effective way to deter most door-to-door solicitors. However, determined or desperate salespeople may still choose not to respect this message and continue to knock on your door. You can download a sign from the Forms page on the Chalfont Borough website:
If you live in Chalfont Borough, you may also register on the “Do Not Knock” list. Any solicitor applying for a permit will be given a list of addresses from the Central Bucks Regional Police Department (where they apply for their permit). Please note: you may have a Chalfont mailing address but not actually reside within the borough limits.
Call the police if a solicitor refuses to leave, seems suspicious, or if you feel unsafe. Chalfont Borough is served by the Central Bucks Regional Police Department at 215-345-4143.