Montgomery Township, Pennsylvania

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Montgomery Township Mission Statement

The mission of Montgomery Township's government is to promote and enhance the quality of life of our residents, the vitality of our neighborhoods, and opportunities for business by striving for excellence and value in all services provided by the Township. The needs, interests and desires of the residents, businesses and taxpayers provide the guidance for the Township officials and employees as we create and implement policies and services for the community and its visitors. Vision, sensitivity, and respect are necessary as we balance the many needs of the community groups and provide cost effective, efficient and responsive government.

The employees and officials of Montgomery Township are committed to hard work, diligence, and effective ongoing internal and external communications to successfully carry out this mission.
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Montgomery Township Board of Supervisors:

Michael J. Fox, Tanya C. Bamford, Candyce Fluehr Chimera, Matthew W. Quigg, Jeffrey W. McDonnell

The Board of Supervisors

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While the Board of Supervisors does not have an office in the Township building, all email will be forwarded for their review.  
 
To email the Board of Supervisors use the email icon located in the 'Contact Us' section on this page.
 

Our Mission

To serve Montgomery Township residents, and convey to all appropriate departments those policy directives passed by the Board of Supervisors. The Township Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer responsible for the overseeing and directing of the day-to-day activities of all Township departments and functions.

Responsibilities

Montgomery Township levies various Act 511 taxes to provide revenue for basic government services. The Finance Department is responsible for the administration and collection of these taxes.

The Montgomery Township Office of Emergency Management (MTOEM) strives to maintain a high state of readiness in accordance with the Township's Emergency Operations Plan. To accomplish this, MTOEM works closely with Montgomery Township's numerous departments to establish a safety net of policies and procedures to provide for the safety of citizens in an emergency. In addition, through various outreach initiatives, MTOEM encourages resident, businesses, and visitors to become and remain prepared for natural and man-made disasters.

The Department has established measures for both non-planned and expected events utilizing networks that span across not only the Township, but Montgomery and Bucks Counties. Staff participates in trainings offered throughout the year, keeping up to date with the latest measures put in place by state and national agencies. MTOEM supplies Township employees with the provisions they need to serve in a time of need. The Department also participates in local events to help raise awareness about steps everyone can take to be better prepared for emergencies.

The Township has created a phone message number that you can call to hear local information. The number is (215) 393-6925.

  • If you need to report an emergency, you should call 9 1 1.
  • The Police Department non-emergency phone number is (215) 362-2301

Stay up to speed during emergencies by signing up for ReadyMontco, following the Township on Twitter @MontTwp, and liking the Township on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MontTwp.

Finance Department Mission:

To keep distinct and accurate accounts of all sums received from taxes and other sources, which accounts shall be open to the inspection of the Board of Supervisors and any citizen of this Commonwealth.

The Finance Department is responsible for:
  • Maintaining Township financial records in conformance with Fund Accounting principles
  • The Annual Budget
  • Payroll and Benefits
  • Maintenance of the Fixed Asset Inventory
  • Administration of the Township's Police and Non-Uniform Employees' Pension Plans
  • Collection of Earned Income, Mercantile, Business Privilege, Occupation Privilege and Amusement Taxes

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Montgomery Township Department of Fire Services is to serve the residents, merchants and businesses of the Township with excellence. The Department provides the Township with emergency services twenty-four hours a day, responding to all types of emergencies to provide fire suppression, fire prevention and public safety education with a "customer first " philosophy. The Department takes pride in providing a total systems approach to serve the community along with other agencies within Township government.

Station 18 Operations

Our combination fire department consists of two operational components.  A career or paid firefighter segment that is on duty Mondays thru Fridays from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm and a volunteer firefighter segment that covers weeknights, weekends and holidays in combining to provide emergency protection for the township.
 
There are two municipal fire stations strategically located within township boundaries.  The Battalion One Stump Road Fire Station is at 325 Stump Road and the Battalion Two Doylestown Road Fire Station is at 441 Doylestown Road.
 

The state of the art fire apparatus housed at the fire stations are

  • Battalion One: Squad 18, Ladder 18, Traffic 18
  • Battalion Two: Squaud 18-1, Engine 18, Utility 18
Command vehicles include Chief 18, Deputy Chief 18, Assistant Chief 18, Battalion Chief 18, and the Fire Marshal. 

The Human Resources Office effectively hires and retains a skilled and productive workforce. 

The mission of Montgomery Township Parks & Recreation, in partnership with its residents, is to enhance the quality of life and foster a sense of community through:

  • The preservation, conservation and acquisition of open space and natural resources,
  • The maintenance and development of facilities, and
  • The provision of recreational, social, cultural and educational programs and opportunities for people of all ages. 

Community & Recreation Center 

Click here to view the Montgomery Township Community & Recreation Center website for information on membership, programs and activities. 

Mission Statement

To preserve and improve the quality of life for residents and businesses within the community through the enforcement of the codes and ordinances of the township; to be sensitive to the needs of the community while involved in planning and redevelopment; to serve the community as we would ourselves.
 
To Find Permits use Site Search at the top right or visit our Permits page HERE.  
The mission of the Montgomery Township Police Department is to achieve and maintain a highly professional organization that affirmatively promotes, preserves and delivers a feeling of security, safety and quality services to members of the residential, commercial, and industrial community.

The Montgomery Township Police Department is a full time, accredited law enforcement agency, dedicated to providing progressive and professional police services to our community. The Department currently consists of thirty six sworn officers and nine unsworn personnel assigned to the Patrol and Administrative Divisions, providing quality services to the members of our residential, commercial, and industrial community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
 
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The Public Information Office increases citizen understanding, awareness, and participation in township government programs, events, projects, and services through the following communication channels:

Mission Statement

Our overall mission is to serve the residents, elected and appointed officials of Montgomery Township by ensuring that all infrastructures within the Township are secured properly, maintained adequately, and marked according to local, state and federal standards.
 

Public Works Department Staff

  • Kevin A. Costello, Director of Public Works
  • Stacey A. Rymkiewicz, Administrative Assistant
  • Michele Hughes, Secretary 
  • Rick Peterson, Road Foreman
  • Glenn Heberlig, Facilites Foreman
  • Greg Reiff, Park Foreman

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Montgomery Township Building
1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (215) 393-6900
  • Fax: (215) 855-6656
  • Staff Directory

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Ann Shade,
Director of Administration & Human Resources
1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (215) 393-6900
  • Fax: (215) 855-6656
  • Staff Directory
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

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1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (215) 393-6910
  • Fax: (215) 855-4896
  • Staff Directory
  • 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

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Richard Lesniak,
Director of Fire Services

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Ami Tarburton,
Finance Director
  • Phone: (215) 393-6900
  • Staff Directory
  • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Richard Lesniak,
Director of Fire Services
  • Phone: (215) 393-6935
  • Fax: (215) 699-1560
  • Staff Directory

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Ann Shade,
Director of Administration & Human Resources
1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (215) 393-6900
  • Fax: (215) 855-6656
  • Staff Directory
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

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Floyd Shaffer,
Recreation & Community Center Director
1030 Horsham Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (267) 649-7200
  • Fax: (215) 855-6656
  • Staff Directory
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

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Bruce Shoupe,
Planning & Zoning Director
  • Phone: (215) 393-6920
  • Fax: (215) 855-1498
  • Staff Directory
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

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Police Department
1001 Stump Rd
P.O. Box 68
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (215) 362-2301
  • Fax: (215) 362-6383
  • Staff Directory
  • Everyday, 24 hours a day

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Kelsey Whalen,
Public Information Coordinator
1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (215) 393-6900
  • Staff Directory
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

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Kevin A. Costello,
Public Works Director
1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (215) 855-0510
  • Fax: (215) 855-4474
  • Staff Directory
  • 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    Monday thru Friday

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1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (215) 393-6900
  • Staff Directory
  • 8am - 4pm

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Montgomery Township Building
1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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  • Phone: (215) 393-6900
  • Fax: (215) 855-6656
  • Staff Directory

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Deborah Rivas,
Administration Supervisor & Open Records Officer

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1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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Stacy E. Crandell,
Assistant to the Township Manager

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Stacy E. Crandell,
Assistant to the Township Manager
1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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Deborah Rivas,
Administration Supervisor & Open Records Officer

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Ann Shade,
Director of Administration & Human Resources
1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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Richard Lesniak,
Director of Fire Services
  • Phone: (215) 393-6936
  • Fax: (215) 699-1560
  • Staff Directory

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Richard Lesniak,
Director of Fire Services

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1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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Bruce Shoupe,
Planning & Zoning Director

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Stacy E. Crandell,
Assistant to the Township Manager

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Marianne McConnell,
Deputy Zoning Officer

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1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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Gerald Dougherty,
Lieutenant
  • Staff Directory

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William Peoples,
Lieutenant
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Floyd Shaffer,
Recreation & Community Center Director
Montgomery Township Community and Recreation Center
1030 Horsham Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936

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Montgomery Township Building
1001 Stump Rd
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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Montgomeryville, PA 18936
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