Welcome

Welcome to Perkasie Borough. Perkasie is located in Bucks County, Pennsylvania and is situated approximately 30 miles north of Philadelphia, midway between Philadelphia and Allentown. downtownThe Borough encourages the participation of residents in local government and welcomes your feedback. If you have a suggestion, compliment or complaint about any of the services provided by the Perkasie, please feel welcome to e-mail the Borough at admin@perkasieborough.org or call the Borough at (215) 257-5065. Your feedback will be directed to the appropriate department and, if requested, you will be notified of any resulting actions from your comments. Thank you for your participation in our community!

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BLASTING TODAY. May 16.


Rock Work, Inc. will be blasting today, May 16, at the Hidden Meadows Development site from 10:30am – 1:30pm.

Public Hearing on Draft Ord. 1005 – Downtown Parking Regulations

The public hearing on draft ordinance 1005 was scheduled for Monday, May 1st. Council continued that hearing to Monday, May 15th. The meeting will be held at the Perkasie Borough Hall, 620 W. Chestnut Street, Perkasie beginning at 7 pm. Click below to review a draft of the ordinance or stop by Borough Hall:
Draft Ordinance No. 1005 – Town Center Parking

Borough Seeking Park & Recreation Director

The Borough of Perkasie is seeking a Director of Parks and Recreation.  The director is responsible for the operation and management of the Borough’s 200+ acre park system and related facilities, including two municipal swimming pools and a skate park.  The focus is on short and long range planning, project and program development, recreation, trails, special events, and implementation of capital projects.  Creation and distribution of various recreation related publications.  Supervisory experience to manage a seasonal staff of over 80 team members is necessary for this position.

The Director is also responsible for strategic communication within Perkasie Borough government as well as with outside organizations for the purposes of establishing the parks and recreation system as a key organization in the area.  Must be able to work flexible hours, including some nights and weekends.

Excellent computer skills are necessary.  Aquatics experience preferred, with Certified Pool Operator (CPO) certification or equivalent, or the ability to obtain after hire.  Bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation Management or a related field is required.

Salary range is $50k-$63k annually depending on qualifications. Applicants are asked to reply by May 31, 2017, but will be accepted until the position has been filled.

For application information and a detailed job description, click the link below:
Director of Parks & Recreation Job Description
Perkasie Employment Application

Send application and resume with salary history to Perkasie Borough, Attn. , Borough Manager,  620 W. Chestnut Street, Perkasie, PA 18944.  Perkasie Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Soap Box Derby Fun Day CANCELLED


The Soap Box Derby race and fun day scheduled for Saturday, May 13, 2017 is cancelled because of the impending rain. Any questions, please, to Marc DeRosa at 215-801-5042.

RAIN BARREL BUILDING WORKSHOP

The Perkiomen Watershed is hosting a rain barrel building workshop on May 20 starting at 9:00 a.m.  Pre-registration is required and space is limited.  Contact:
jkemper@perkiomenwatershed.org

More information in the flyer:  Rain Barrel Flyer