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Tax Day for individuals extended to May 17: Treasury, IRS extend filing and payment deadline; State of PA Changes Filing for State Income Tax to May 17, 2021 to match.

The State Revenue Department announced that the PA State Income tax filing deadline has been moved from April 15 to May 17 to match the IRS dates. Revenue suggested that current PA law requires the filing dates to match the IRS so no legislative action is required.

More than 60 Police Departments across Southeast Pennsylvania Target Aggressive Drivers during Statewide Mobilization

King of Prussia, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today joined the Pennsylvania State Police and municipal police departments to kick off a statewide aggressive-driving mobilization that runs through April 25.

State police, along with over 60 municipal police departments from Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties, will take part in the wave to target motorists exhibiting aggressive-driving behaviors such as speeding, distracted driving, and work zone violations. Motorists exhibiting other unsafe behaviors such as driving too fast for conditions, following too closely, or other aggressive actions will also be cited.

Law enforcement will use traffic enforcement zones, saturation patrols, speed enforcement details, corridor enforcement, work zone enforcement, and multi-jurisdictional patrol strategies to identify and cite aggressive drivers.

Municipal police agencies that participated in last year’s campaign wrote 43,349 citations, including 22,353 for speeding, 1,003 for occupant protection violations, 3,077 for red light violations, and 126 impaired driving arrests.

Montco Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Events Announced

Montgomery County Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off events begin in April. Drop-off is by appointment only this year. Pre-registration is required.

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Nearby events will be held at Montgomery County Community College on May 8 and Temple University-Ambler on June 12.

Save The Date: Electronic Recycling And Paper Shredding Event On May 15

The Township will host a residents-only electronic recycling and paper shredding event on Saturday, May 15 at the Township Building. The event will run from 8 a.m. until noon, or until the recycling trucks are filled. Residents will be required to provide proof of residency.

2021 Real Estate Tax Bills Mailed

Lower Gwynedd and Montgomery County real estate tax bills have been mailed. April 30 is the last day for payment to qualify for the 2 percent discount.

Tax Collector Linda Sacks has walk-in office hours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each Wednesday and by appointment at 921 N. Bethlehem Pike. She can be reached at lowergywneddtaxes@outlook.com and 215-628-3988.

Deadline to Apply for Primary Mail-In Ballot Is May 11

Township Hiring Seasonal Public Works Employees

The Township is looking to hire two summer seasonal Public Works employees. Employees will perform maintenance and manual labor activities. Must have a valid PA Driver’s license, pass a drug and alcohol screening along with background check. Employment will be from June through September on a Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. schedule.

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