Governor Wolf has presented a plan for reopening Pennsylvania with May 8 as a target for relaxing some restrictions in specified areas of the state. The northcentral and northwest areas of Pennsylvania will be the first to be considered for reopening. The southeastern part of the state will be among the last to reopen, the governor said.
The plan categorizes reopening into red, yellow and green phases. A county, counties or region will be assigned a phase based on coronavirus conditions.
On Monday, Governor Wolf extended the stay-at-home order for the entire state until Friday, May 8. The governor’s initial order was set to expire on April 30.
On Thursday, Governor Wolf announced that all businesses in the construction industry in PA are permitted to maintain in-person operations beginning May 1, 2020.
Lower Gwynedd continues to monitor coronavirus conditions and to work with the Montgomery County Department of Health and state health officials. Please continue to observe the stay-at-home order, comply with all guidance on wearing a mask when outside your home and remember to social distance.
The Township Building will remain closed through May 8 in accordance with Governor Wolf’s stay-at-home order. The Township continues to provide services as best as possible during this situation.
Please call 215-646-5302 or contact staff by email for assistance.
Real Estate Tax Payment
As a reminder, the Board of Supervisors has extended the real estate tax discount period payment date to May 31, 2020 from this Thursday, April 30. The real estate tax face value period payment date has been extended to July 31, 2020 from June 30, 2020.
Board Of Supervisors Meeting
The Board of Supervisors meeting scheduled for this Tuesday, April 28 has been canceled.
The primary election scheduled for this Tuesday, April 28 has been moved to June 2.
The Township is evaluating all events that are scheduled for the remainder of the year to determine if changes will be necessary. The health and safety of the community and staff is a top priority. The Township will continue to have conversations with health officials and monitor COVID-19 developments. Formal announcements on specific events will be made at later dates.
- Lower Gwynedd Township coronavirus page
- Montgomery County coronavirus hub
- Pennsylvania Department of Health
Lower Gwynedd Township
1130 N Bethlehem Pike
PO Box 625
Spring House, PA 19477
Phone: (215) 646-5302
Fax: (215) 646-3357
*COVID-19 Restrictions: Access to the Township Building is by appointment only.