The Township is shut down to non-essential service. Effective 03/17/20, all Township buildings will be closed.
The Police will continue to operate 24/7 as usual, but building access will be restricted.

Warminster Township is committed to disseminating factual and trusted information regarding COVID-19. Please check all the Township social media regularly for updates.

COVID-19 Resources
– Bucks County Department of Health: https://bit.ly/39TvS2e
– Pennsylvania State Department of Health: https://bit.ly/33fMGOn
– Centers for Disease Control: https://www.coronavirus.gov/
– World Health Organization: https://bit.ly/39WTRO4

Resources for those who need assistance
– Unemployment https://bit.ly/3a6c9MV
– SNAP assistance: https://bit.ly/38UqU3C
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) has resources to help cope: https://bit.ly/2TZ2cuJ

If you need emotional support for you or a family member, talk to a licensed counselor 877.240.6863 or text PA to 741741.

The Pennsylvania Recovery Organization Alliance has created an online and virtual recovery support resource list. https://bit.ly/2wrToEW

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727


As of 04/03/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Latest:

  • Gov Wolf has said that PA residents should wear masks when making necessary trips outside the house. He stressed that this is not a substitute for social distancing, which should still be practiced. More information: https://6abc.cm/3dORejH
  • The PA Department of Motor Vehicles has extended the expiration dates for vehicles and driver’s licenses. Specific information can be found here: https://bit.ly/2X8PWtM
  • The US Small Business Association (SBA) has put together a list of financial and local resources for small businesses. https://bit.ly/2UFpNBl
  • Resources for all Pennsylvania residents can be found here: https://www.pa.gov/guides/responding-to-covid-19/
  • The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has opened their online store for limited sales. Due to high volume, the site has had technical issues. For more information, please see the PLCB website: https://bit.ly/3aCt8Xj

Older:

  • Gov. Wolf has extended the Stay At Home order to all of Pennsylvania.
  • Bucks County Seniors can call 267-880-5700 for assistance, as well as information on services such as meal delivery and independent care.
  • To help reduce exposure and spread of COVID-19, Warminster Township Parks and Recreation has closed all common play areas.  This means playgrounds, swings, tennis courts, basketball courts, skate park, etc.  Park open spaces and trails remain open but please remember to practice social distancing at all times.  Together, apart, we will get through this.
  • Gov. Wolf has extended the stay at home order until April 30 and ordered schools closed indefinitely. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/3dzrV4O
  • All Warminster Township Offices and the Library are closed until further notice

As of Friday at 8:30 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Latest:

  • The US Small Business Association (SBA) has put together a list of financial and loan resources for small businesses. https://bit.ly/2UFpNBl
  • Resources for all Pennsylvania residents can be found here: https://www.pa.gov/guides/responding-to-covid-19/
  • The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has opened their online store for limited sales. Due to high volume, the site has had technical issues. For more information, please see the PLCB website: https://bit.ly/3aCt8Xj

Older:

  • Gov. Wolf has extended the Stay At Home order to all of Pennsylvania.
  • Bucks County Seniors can call 267-880-5700 for assistance, as well as information on services such as meal delivery and independent care.
  • To help reduce exposure and spread of COVID-19, Warminster Township Parks and Recreation has closed all common play areas.  This means playgrounds, swings, tennis courts, basketball courts, skate park, etc.  Park open spaces and trails remain open but please remember to practice social distancing at all times.  Together, apart, we will get through this.
  • Gov. Wolf has extended the stay at home order until April 30 and ordered schools closed indefinitely. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/3dzrV4O
  • All Warminster Township Offices and the Library are closed until further notice

As of 04/02/20 at 8:30 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Latest:

  • The Board of Supervisors meeting will be held on April 2, 2020 at 7pm. The Supervisors will participate via a teleconference. A phone will be setup in the meeting room for the public to hear and participate. However, we strongly encourage the public to not attend the meeting for the safety of all involved. The agenda has been limited to routine business. Please click here to view – https://bit.ly/2w1k5jt
  • Gov. Wolf has extended the Stay At Home order to all of Pennsylvania.
  • The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has opened their online store for limited sales. Due to high volume, the site has had technical issues. For more information, please see the PLCB website: https://bit.ly/3aCt8Xj

Older:

  • Bucks County Seniors can call 267-880-5700 for assistance, as well as information on services such as meal delivery and independent care.
  • To help reduce exposure and spread of COVID-19, Warminster Township Parks and Recreation has closed all common play areas.  This means playgrounds, swings, tennis courts, basketball courts, skate park, etc.  Park open spaces and trails remain open but please remember to practice social distancing at all times.  Together, apart, we will get through this.
  • The President has approved the PA major disaster declaration. More information about what that means can be found here: https://bit.ly/2UUa6ou
  • Gov. Wolf has extended the stay at home order until April 30 and ordered schools closed indefinitely. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/3dzrV4O
  • All Warminster Township Offices and the Library are closed until further notice

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727

As of 04/02/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Latest:

  • The Board of Supervisors meeting will be held on April 2, 2020 at 7pm. The Supervisors will participate via a teleconference. A phone will be setup in the meeting room for the public to hear and participate. However, we strongly encourage the public to not attend the meeting for the safety of all involved. The agenda has been limited to routine business. Please click here to view – https://bit.ly/2w1k5jt
  • The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has opened their online store for limited sales. Due to high volume, the site has had technical issues. For more information, please see the PLCB website: https://bit.ly/3aCt8Xj

Older:

  • Gov. Wolf has extended the Stay At Home order to all of Pennsylvania.
  • Bucks County Seniors can call 267-880-5700 for assistance, as well as information on services such as meal delivery and independent care.
  • To help reduce exposure and spread of COVID-19, Warminster Township Parks and Recreation has closed all common play areas.  This means playgrounds, swings, tennis courts, basketball courts, skate park, etc.  Park open spaces and trails remain open but please remember to practice social distancing at all times.  Together, apart, we will get through this.
  • The President has approved the PA major disaster declaration. More information about what that means can be found here: https://bit.ly/2UUa6ou
  • Gov. Wolf has extended the stay at home order until April 30 and ordered schools closed indefinitely. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/3dzrV4O
  • All Warminster Township Offices and the Library are closed until further notice

As of 04/01/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Latest:

  • The Board of Supervisors meeting will be held on April 2, 2020 at 7pm. The Supervisors will participate via a teleconference. A phone will be setup in the meeting room for the public to hear and participate. However, we strongly encourage the public to not attend the meeting for the safety of all involved. The agenda has been limited to routine business. Please click here to view – https://bit.ly/2w1k5jt
  • Gov. Wolf has extended the Stay At Home order to all of Pennsylvania.
  • Bucks County Seniors can call 267-880-5700 for assistance, as well as information on services such as meal delivery and independent care.
  • To help reduce exposure and spread of COVID-19, Warminster Township Parks and Recreation has closed all common play areas.  This means playgrounds, swings, tennis courts, basketball courts, skate park, etc.  Park open spaces and trails remain open but please remember to practice social distancing at all times.  Together, apart, we will get through this.

Older:

  • The April Library Board meeting has been cancelled.
  • The President has approved the PA major disaster declaration. More information about what that means can be found here: https://bit.ly/2UUa6ou
  • Gov. Wolf has extended the stay at home order until April 30 and ordered schools closed indefinitely. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/3dzrV4O
  • All Warminster Township Offices and the Library are closed until further notice
  • Bucks County Department of Communication has set up a non-emergency phone number to handle “Social Complaints in reference to COVID19”. If you have a complaint of suspected violations of the Governor’s COVID19 orders other than open business, you are asked to call (215) 328-8500. If you have a complaint of an open business you are asked to call Bucks County office of Consumer Protection at 1-800-383-0371 PRESS 2 for Consumer Protection. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/2ycIy67

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727

 

Resources for those who need assistance

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) has resources to help cope: https://bit.ly/2TZ2cuJ

The Pennsylvania Recovery Organization Alliance has created an online and virtual recovery support resource list. https://bit.ly/2wrToEW

COVID-19 Resources
– Bucks County Department of Health: https://bit.ly/39TvS2e
– Pennsylvania State Department of Health: https://bit.ly/33fMGOn
– Centers for Disease Control: https://www.coronavirus.gov/
– World Health Organization: https://bit.ly/39WTRO4


As of 04/01/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Latest:

  • The Board of Supervisors meeting will be held on April 2, 2020 at 7pm. The Supervisors will participate via a teleconference. A phone will be setup in the meeting room for the public to hear and participate. However, we strongly encourage the public to not attend the meeting for the safety of all involved. The agenda has been limited to routine business. Please click here to view – https://bit.ly/2w1k5jt
  • The April Library Board meeting has been cancelled.
  • To help reduce exposure and spread of COVID-19, Warminster Township Parks and Recreation has closed all common play areas.  This means playgrounds, swings, tennis courts, basketball courts, skate park, etc.  Park open spaces and trails remain open but please remember to practice social distancing at all times.  Together, apart, we will get through this.
  • The President has approved the PA major disaster declaration. More information about what that means can be found here: https://bit.ly/2UUa6ou

Older:

  • Gov. Wolf has extended the stay at home order until April 30 and ordered schools closed indefinitely. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/3dzrV4O
  • All Warminster Township Offices and the Library are closed until further notice
  • Bucks County Department of Communication has set up a non-emergency phone number to handle “Social Complaints in reference to COVID19”. If you have a complaint of suspected violations of the Governor’s COVID19 orders other than open business, you are asked to call (215) 328-8500. If you have a complaint of an open business you are asked to call Bucks County office of Consumer Protection at 1-800-383-0371 PRESS 2 for Consumer Protection. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/2ycIy67

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727

 


As of 03/31/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Latest:

– To help reduce exposure and spread of COVID-19, Warminster Township Parks and Recreation has closed all common play areas. This means playgrounds, swings, tennis courts, basketball courts, skate park, etc. Park open spaces and trails remain open but please remember to practice social distancing at all times. Together, apart, we will get through this.

– The President has approved the PA major disaster declaration. More information about what that means can be found here: https://bit.ly/2UUa6ou

– Gov. Wolf has extended the stay at home order until April 30 and ordered schools closed indefinitely. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/3dzrV4O

– All Warminster Township Offices and the Library are closed until further notice.

Older:

– Bucks County Department of Communication has set up a non-emergency phone number to handle “Social Complaints in reference to COVID19”. If you have a complaint of suspected violations of the Governor’s COVID19 orders other than open business, you are asked to call (215) 328-8500. If you have a complaint of an open business you are asked to call Bucks County office of Consumer Protection at 1-800-383-0371 PRESS 2 for Consumer Protection. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/2ycIy67

– CSD has cancelled all activities for April and the first 2 weeks of May and changed their food distribution schedule. Please see their website for more information: https://www.centennialsd.org/domain/1303

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727


As of 03/31/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Latest:

  • The President has approved the PA major disaster declaration. More information about what that means can be found here: https://bit.ly/2UUa6ou
  • Gov. Wolf has extended the stay at home order until April 30 and ordered schools closed indefinitely. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/3dzrV4O
  • All Warminster Township Offices and the Library are closed until further notice.
  • Bucks County Department of Communication has set up a non-emergency phone number to handle “Social Complaints in reference to COVID19”. If you have a complaint of suspected violations of the Governor’s COVID19 orders other than open business, you are asked to call (215) 328-8500. If you have a complaint of an open business you are asked to call Bucks County office of Consumer Protection at 1-800-383-0371 PRESS 2 for Consumer Protection. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/2ycIy67
  • All facilities at all Warminster Parks are closed due to users not practicing social distancing. Trails are still open. Please be respectful while using the Parks trails.

Older:

  • CSD has cancelled all activities for April and the first 2 weeks of May and changed their food distribution schedule. Please see their website for more information: https://www.centennialsd.org/domain/1303
  • All Warminster Township playgrounds are closed until further notice.
  • Gov. Wolf has requested a major disaster declaration from the Federal government. More on what that means can be found here: https://6abc.cm/3404Q7c

 


As of 03/30/20 at 9:30 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Latest:

  • CSD has cancelled all activities for April and the first 2 weeks of May and changed their food distribution schedule. Please see their website for more information: https://www.centennialsd.org/domain/1303
  • All Warminster Township playgrounds are closed until further notice.
  • Gov. Wolf has requested a major disaster declaration from the Federal government. More on what that means can be found here: https://6abc.cm/3404Q7c

Township Department Contact Information
Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727


As of 03/29/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Centennial School District information (Complete info can be found here: https://www.centennialsd.org/domain/1303)
– CSD has cancelled all activities for April and the first 2 weeks of May.
– Beginning on Monday, March 30 the Food Service Department will only be distributing breakfast and lunch meals on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. They will give 2 days’ worth of meals out during distribution. Each child will receive 2 breakfasts and 2 lunches on each serving day.
– Additionally, they are eliminating the Monday – Friday early breakfast serving time from 8:00-9:00 at McDonald Elementary. A half hour will be added to the Monday, Wednesday, and Friday afternoon lunch serving time at McDonald Elementary, 11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m.

The new schedule is as follows:
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
Maple Street Park – 11:20 -11:50 a.m.
McDonald Elementary School – 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Szymanek Park – 12:00 – 12:30 p.m.
Crooked Billet – 12:40 – 1:10 p.m.
All meals will be free to kids 18 and under.

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727

 

Resources for those who need assistance

– Unemployment https://bit.ly/3a6c9MV

– SNAP assistance: https://bit.ly/38UqU3C

– Feeding Pennsylvania: https://www.feedingpa.org/

– Hunger Free Pennsylvania: https://www.hungerfreepa.org/

COVID-19 Resources

– Bucks County Department of Health: https://bit.ly/39TvS2e

– Pennsylvania State Department of Health: https://bit.ly/33fMGOn

– Centers for Disease Control: https://www.coronavirus.gov/

– World Health Organization: https://bit.ly/39WTRO4


As of 03/28/20 at 4:30 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.
  • Centennial School District has cancelled all activities for April and the first 2 weeks of May. More information can be found at their website: https://www.centennialsd.org/domain/1303
  • Both houses of Congress passed the CARES Act, and the President signed it. The complete text can be found here: https://bit.ly/33Tobqu
  • A local state of emergency has been declared for Warminster Township.
  • PECO has resources for those in need of assistance with their electric service: http://peco.com/coronavirus
  • The Primary Election scheduled for April 28 has been moved to June 2. https://to.pbs.org/2WLnHBm

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727

 

Resources for those who need assistance

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) has resources to help cope: https://bit.ly/2TZ2cuJ

The Pennsylvania Recovery Organization Alliance has created an online and virtual recovery support resource list. https://bit.ly/2wrToEW

COVID-19 Resources
– Bucks County Department of Health: https://bit.ly/39TvS2e
– Pennsylvania State Department of Health: https://bit.ly/33fMGOn
– Centers for Disease Control: https://www.coronavirus.gov/
– World Health Organization: https://bit.ly/39WTRO4


As of 03/28/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

  • Both houses of Congress passed the CARES Act, and the President signed it. The complete text can be found here: https://bit.ly/33Tobqu
  • A local state of emergency has been declared for Warminster Township.
  • PECO has resources for those in need of assistance with their electric service: http://peco.com/coronavirus
  • The Primary Election scheduled for April 28 has been moved to June 2. https://to.pbs.org/2WLnHBm
  • Tips for working from home from the Nonprofit Center at LaSalle University: https://bit.ly/39oWlDN
  • Pennsylvanians who need help feeding themselves or their family should find and contact their local food bank or pantry through:
    Feeding Pennsylvania: https://www.feedingpa.org/ and
    Hunger Free Pennsylvania: https://www.hungerfreepa.org/

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727

 

Resources for those who need assistance

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) has resources to help cope: https://bit.ly/2TZ2cuJ

The Pennsylvania Recovery Organization Alliance has created an online and virtual recovery support resource list. https://bit.ly/2wrToEW

COVID-19 Resources
– Bucks County Department of Health: https://bit.ly/39TvS2e
– Pennsylvania State Department of Health: https://bit.ly/33fMGOn
– Centers for Disease Control: https://www.coronavirus.gov/
– World Health Organization: https://bit.ly/39WTRO4


As of 03/27/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org /215-956-9727

 

Resources for those who need assistance

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) has resources to help cope: https://bit.ly/2TZ2cuJ

The Pennsylvania Recovery Organization Alliance has created an online and virtual recovery support resource list. https://bit.ly/2wrToEW

COVID-19 Resources
– Bucks County Department of Health: https://bit.ly/39TvS2e
– Pennsylvania State Department of Health: https://bit.ly/33fMGOn
– Centers for Disease Control: https://www.coronavirus.gov/
– World Health Organization: https://bit.ly/39WTRO4


As of 03/27/20 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 5pondsoffice@warminsterpa.org / 215-956-9727

 


As of 03/26/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Processes for sanitation and diagnosed employees: https://bit.ly/2y0K0sb

Funding and Loans for Small Businesses: https://dced.pa.gov/funding-programs/

  • Warminster Township office closures have been extended. Please refer to the contact list below to reach Township Departments
  • State and County parks are closed, but Warminster municipal park trails and open spaces are open to the public who should continue to practice social distancing.
  • Pennsylvanians who need help feeding themselves or their family should find and contact their local food bank or pantry through
    Feeding Pennsylvania: https://www.feedingpa.org/ and
    Hunger Free Pennsylvania: https://www.hungerfreepa.org/

Township Department Contact Information

Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 215-956-9727


As of 03/25/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Processes for sanitation and diagnosed employees: https://bit.ly/2y0K0sb

Funding and Loans for Small Businesses: https://dced.pa.gov/funding-programs/

  • Warminster Township office closures have been extended. Please refer to the contact list below to reach Township Departments

 

Township Department Contact Information
Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 215-956-9727


As of 03/25/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– The US Senate has passed a stimulus package to assist during this crisis. It still needs to pass the US House. For more information regarding this legislation: https://n.pr/2Uzy3Bw
– The Warminster Municipal Authority has closed its office lobby and is not taking in-person payments. They are encouraging customers to pay by mail, online or through the night deposit box. More information can be found at their website: www.warminsterauthority.com/
– Gov. Wolf has extended all schools and public libraries to be closed until April 6. He has also issued a stay at home order for Bucks and other area counties. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/2QLD60G
– All Bucks County parks, park trails and nature center trails are currently closed under the Governor’s Stay at Home mandate. https://bit.ly/33G066v
– All federal, state and local earned income tax filing has been extended to July 15. https://bit.ly/2vJD3v2
– The PA Supreme Court issued an order that prohibits evictions before April 3, 2020. https://bit.ly/39bZw1b

Township Department Contact Information

– Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
– Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
– Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
– Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
– Five Ponds – 215-956-9727

As of 03/24/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.
 
– The Warminster Municipal Authority has closed its office lobby and is not taking in-person payments. They are encouraging customers to pay by mail, online or through the night deposit box. More information can be found at their website: www.warminsterauthority.com
 
– Gov. Wolf has extended all schools and public libraries to be closed until April 6. He has also issued a stay at home order for Bucks and other area counties. More information can be found here: https://bit.ly/2QLD60G
 
– All Township park trails, walkways, and open space remain OPEN. Playground equipment and restrooms in our Township parks are CLOSED. All Township fields are CLOSED to groups. Please practice social distancing.
 
– All Bucks County parks, park trails and nature center trails are currently closed under the Governor’s Stay at Home mandate. https://bit.ly/33G066v
 
– All federal, state and local earned income tax filing has been extended to July 15. https://bit.ly/2vJD3v2
 
– The PA Supreme Court issued an order that prohibits evictions before April 3, 2020. https://bit.ly/39bZw1b
 
Township Department Contact Information
 
Administration – administration@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5414
Parks and Recreation – recreation@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5428
Licenses and Inspections – lipermits@warminsterpa.org / 215-443-5423
Library – refwa@buckslib.org / 215-672-4362
Five Ponds – 215-956-9727
 

As of 03/24/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– Gov. Wolf has extended all schools and public libraries to be closed until April 6. https://6abc.com/6044471/

– Gov. Wolf has issued a stay at home order for Bucks and other area counties.

– Businesses can check their closure requirement status by going to the following webpage: https://bit.ly/39fWxoy
If after viewing the list, your business would need to apply for a waiver from the state, an email with your request can be sent to: RA-dcexemption@pa.gov.
Questions about whether a business needs to close can be emailed to: ra-dcedcs@pa.gov.

– State officials have also announced an application process for low-interest loans through the Small Business Administration (SBA). You can contact the SBA’s disaster assistance customer service center by calling 1-800-659-2955 or by emailing: disastercustomerservice@sba.gov.

– All Township park trails, walkways, and open space remain OPEN. Playground equipment and restrooms in our Township parks are CLOSED. All Township fields are CLOSED to groups. Please practice social distancing.

– All federal, state and local earned income tax filing has been extended to July 15. https://bit.ly/2vJD3v2

– The PA Supreme Court issued an order that prohibits evictions before April 3, 2020. https://bit.ly/39bZw1b

– Abington Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UexDQV), Doylestown Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UieFsp), and St. Mary’s Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UrnFMa) are testing sites for COVID-19. Please visit their websites for more information and specific criteria for being tested.


As of 03/23/20 at 5 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– Gov. Wolf has issued a stay at home order for Bucks and other area counties.

– Businesses can check their closure requirement status by going to the following webpage: https://bit.ly/39fWxoy
If after viewing the list, your business would need to apply for a waiver from the state, an email with your request can be sent to: RA-dcexemption@pa.gov.
Questions about whether a business needs to close can be emailed to: ra-dcedcs@pa.gov.

– State officials have also announced an application process for low-interest loans through the Small Business Administration (SBA). You can contact the SBA’s disaster assistance customer service center by calling 1-800-659-2955 or by emailing: disastercustomerservice@sba.gov.

– All Warminster Township playgrounds are closed. The parks themselves are open, playgrounds, fields and buildings are closed.
Please be respectful and practice social distancing when using our Parks.

– The IRS and the State of Pennsylvania have extended tax filing to July 15. https://bit.ly/2vJD3v2

– The PA Supreme Court issued an order that prohibits evictions before April 3, 2020. https://bit.ly/39bZw1b

– Abington Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UexDQV), Doylestown Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UieFsp), and St. Mary’s Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UrnFMa) are testing sites for COVID-19. Please visit their websites for more information and specific criteria for being tested.


As of 03/23/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

All Warminster Township playgrounds are closed. The parks themselves are open, but the playgrounds, fields and buildings are closed.

– The Township has shutdown non-essential services. All Township buildings are closed. The Police will continue to operate 24/7 as usual. All parks will remain open, but offices are closed. Five Ponds Golf Course is closed.

– Please be respectful and practice social distancing when using our Parks.

– The IRS and the State of Pennsylvania have extended tax filing to July 15. https://bit.ly/2vJD3v2

– All Warminster Library and Parks and Recreation programs scheduled through April have been cancelled or postponed.

– The PA Supreme Court issued an order that prohibits evictions before April 3, 2020. https://bit.ly/39bZw1b

– Abington Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UexDQV), Doylestown Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UieFsp), and St. Mary’s Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UrnFMa) are testing sites for COVID-19. Please visit their websites for more information and specific criteria for being tested.


As of 03/22/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– Warminster Parks and Recreation areas are open. The playgrounds and fields are closed. Please be respectful and practice physical distancing when using our parks.

– The Pennsylvania Recovery Organization Alliance has created an online and virtual recovery support resource list. https://bit.ly/2wrToEW

– The IRS has extended tax filing to July 15. https://bit.ly/2vJD3v2

– All Warminster Library and Parks and Recreation programs scheduled through April have been cancelled or postponed. Please check back later in April for new dates.

– The PA Supreme Court issued an order that prohibits evictions before April 3, 2020. https://bit.ly/39bZw1b
– Abington Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UexDQV), St Mary’s Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UrnFMa), and Doylestown Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UieFsp) are testing sites for COVID-19. Please visit their websites for more information and specific criteria for being tested.

 


As of 03/21/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– The Pennsylvania Recovery Organization Alliance has created an online and virtual recovery support resource list. https://bit.ly/2wrToEW
– The IRS has extended tax filing to July 15. https://bit.ly/2vJD3v2
– Gov. Wolf has ordered the closure of all non-life-sustaining businesses in Pennsylvania. Businesses that would like to seek a waiver or exemption should email RA-dcexemption@pa.gov
– All Warminster Library and Parks and Recreation programs scheduled through April have been cancelled or postponed. Please check back later in April for new dates.
– The PA Supreme Court issued an order that prohibits evictions before April 3, 2020. https://bit.ly/39bZw1b
– Abington Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UexDQV) and Doylestown Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UieFsp) are testing sites for COVID-19. Please visit their websites for more information and specific criteria for being tested.

 


As of 03/21/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– The IRS has extended tax filing to July 15. https://bit.ly/2vJD3v2

– Gov. Wolf has delayed the order for all non-life-sustaining businesses to close until Monday, 3/23 at 8p. https://6abc.cm/33A6zQg

– The US Small Business Association has activated its Disaster Loan Assistance. Please visit the website for more information and to apply for a loan. https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela

– The PA Supreme Court issued an order that prohibits evictions before April 3, 2020. https://bit.ly/39bZw1b


As of 03/20/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– Gov. Wolf has ordered the closure of all non-life-sustaining businesses in Pennsylvania. Businesses that would like to seek a waiver or exemption should email RA-dcexemption@pa.gov

– The US Small Business Association has activated its Disaster Loan Assistance. Please visit the website for more information and to apply for a loan. https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela

– All Bucks County courts are closed http://www.buckscounty.org/Courts

– The WCP Dog Park is open for those with their PawPass. Please practice social distancing while using all Park areas.

– More information about how to enjoy being outside and in our Parks: https://bit.ly/2xetqof

– Bucks County Seniors can call 267-880-5700 for assistance, as well as information on services such as meal delivery and independent care.

– Interested in learning ways to improve responses to health emergencies? The World Health Organization has free online classes. https://openwho.org/


As of 03/20/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– Gov. Wolf has ordered the closure of all non-life sustaining businesses as of 8 pm yesterday. A complete list can be found here: https://bit.ly/2J0pvyb
Warminster Township Manager Gregg Schuster instructed the Warminster Police Department to enforce this order.

– The IRS has extended its payment deadline until July 15, 2020. But you still need to file your taxes by April 15. More information at the IRS website: https://bit.ly/3a4hvYT

– Spray-N-Splash – a local, family-owned power and soft washing company – will perform a free cleaning of the playground equipment at area Warminster Township Parks starting the week of March 23rd, using EPA registered disinfectants and following The Center for Disease Control Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection
More information about how to enjoy being outside and in our Parks: https://bit.ly/2xetqof

– Deaf or Hard of Hearing people may have trouble communicating their COVID-19 needs. Please see the attached graphic for help.


As of 03/19/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– The IRS has extended its payment deadline until July 15, 2020. But you still need to file your taxes by April 15. More information at the IRS website: https://bit.ly/3a4hvYT

– Misinformation is rampant. Politifact factchecks many of the things you see/hear. https://www.politifact.com/coronavirus/

– More information about how to enjoy being outside and in our Parks: https://bit.ly/2xetqof

– The Brad Fox Run has been postponed. More information will be forthcoming.

– Gov. Wolf requested loans for small businesses from the US Small Business Association: https://bit.ly/392AaD7

– A list of resources for parents: https://bit.ly/2Ws12K0


As of 03/19/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– A new study from the NIH shows how long COVID-19 stays on surfaces: https://bit.ly/2UhzcgQ

– There is a critical blood shortage. Please consider giving blood. https://www.redcross.org/give-blood.html

– Report Price gouging: Pennsylvania: pricegouging@attorneygeneral.gov

– The WHO has updated their mythbuster page (https://bit.ly/2vxXdb8). Please be sure to fact check stories that you see online. If you have questions, call the Bucks County Health Department 215-345-3318 

– Centennial School District is serving breakfast and lunch Monday-Friday at various school locations. All meals are free to those 18 and under. Please see their website for more information: https://www.centennialsd.org/

– Abington Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UexDQV) and Doylestown Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UieFsp) are testing sites for COVID-19. Please visit their websites for more information and specific criteria for being tested.


As of 03/18/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

The Township is shutting down non-essential service. Effective Tuesday, all Township buildings will be closed. The Police will continue to operate 24/7 as usual, but building access will be restricted.

– The Warminster Township Environmental Advisory Council meeting scheduled for Monday, March 23, 2020 at 7 PM has been cancelled.

– The Warminster Township Zoning Hearing Board scheduled for Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 7 PM has been cancelled.

– The annual Warminster Township Egg Scramble scheduled for April 9 has been postponed. Since this event is sold out, all persons who registered will be notified when the new date and time are confirmed. We’d like to thank Penn Community Bank for sponsoring this event and the Ben Wilson Senior Activity Center for stuffing our eggs with candy and prizes!

– Contact information and procedures for Warminster Permit Applications can be found here: https://bit.ly/2QoYqsI

– All PennDOT driver license centers and offices are closed. More information about PennDOT can be found at their website: https://bit.ly/2xKktU0

– Centennial School District is serving breakfast and lunch Monday-Friday at various school locations. All meals are free to those 18 and under. Please see their website for more information: https://www.centennialsd.org/

– Abington Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UexDQV) and Doylestown Hospital (https://bit.ly/2UieFsp) are testing sites for COVID-19. Please visit their websites for more information and specific criteria for being tested.


As of 03/18/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

The Township has shut down non-essential service. Effective Tuesday, all Township buildings will be closed. The Police will continue to operate 24/7 as usual, but building access will be restricted. Please email or phone as many staff are working remotely.

– PECO is suspending service disconnections and waiving new late payment fees through at least May 1 and will be working with customers on a case-by-case basis to establish payment arrangements and identify energy assistance options. For more information please visit www.peco.com

– Public access to County facilities will be by appointment only starting Wednesday, March 18.
They are operating with a significantly reduced level of personal interaction. Please phone or email with questions. Contact information: http://www.buckscounty.org/HowDoI/ContactDirectory

– Centennial School District will, beginning on Wednesday, March 18, be serving lunch and breakfast for the next day at various locations in the community. This service will be provided Monday – Friday.
The schedule will be as follows:

Maple Street Park – 11:20-11:50 a.m.
Szymanek Park – 12:00-12:30 p.m.
Crooked Billet – 12:40-1:10 p.m.
They will continue to serve breakfast from 8:00-9:00 a.m. and lunch from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Monday through Friday at McDonald Elementary School from a mobile truck located at the front of the building. All meals will be free to kids 18 and under.


As of 03/17/20 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

The Township is shutting down non-essential service. Effective Tuesday, all Township buildings will be closed. The Police will continue to operate 24/7 as usual, but building access will be restricted.

– The Ben Wilson Senior Center Senior Expo has been rescheduled to June 11. Check their website for more information https://bwsac.org/

– Social Distancing will help flatten the curve. See the attached image for more information.

– A list of essential services which will remain open can be found here: https://bit.ly/2x0ANzR

Centennial School District will, beginning on Wednesday, March 18, be serving lunch and breakfast for the next day at various locations in the community. This service will be provided Monday – Friday.

The schedule will be as follows:
Maple Street Park – 11:20-11:50 a.m.
Szymanek Park – 12:00-12:30 p.m.
Crooked Billet – 12:40-1:10 p.m.

They will continue to serve breakfast from 8:00-9:00 a.m. and lunch from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Monday through Friday at McDonald Elementary School from a mobile truck located at the front of the building. All meals will be free to kids 18 and under.


As of 03/17/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

The Township is shutting down non-essential service. Effective Tuesday, all Township buildings will be closed. The

Police will continue to operate 24/7 as usual, but building access will be restricted.

– All Warminster Parks and Rec programs, events and activities are postponed or cancelled until a later date. Parks are open but sport fields are not yet ready for play, so they are closed.
– Please check the individual Bucks County Facilities and Departments page for information on hour changes, postponements and closures with different offices in the County. https://bit.ly/2IZ3n77
– Trash and recycling pickup will continue on schedule.
– Five Ponds Golf Club is closed.
– Pick up and delivery from restaurants and bars is possible. Please phone individual restaurants/bars to check their status.
– Don’t forget to fill out your census. It can be done either online or via phone. For more information, please visit their website: https://www.pa.gov/census/


As of 03/16/20 at 5 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

The Township is shutting down non-essential service. Effective Tuesday, all Township buildings will be closed. The Police will continue to operate 24/7 as usual. All parks will remain open, but offices will be closed. Five Ponds Golf Course will be closed.

-Trash and recycling pickup will continue on schedule.
– Gov. Wolf orders statewide that all non-essential business close as mitigation efforts extend across the Commonwealth.
– Gov. Wolf’s afternoon briefing: https://bit.ly/2TWNioZ
– CDC recommends that organizers cancel or postpone in-person events that consist of 50 people or more throughout the U.S. for the next 8 weeks: https://bit.ly/2Wt0TGr
Resources for those who need assistance
– Unemployment https://bit.ly/3a6c9MV
– Warminster Area Food Banks: https://bit.ly/38TJZ67
– SNAP assistance: https://bit.ly/38UqU3C

If you need emotional support for you or a family member, talk to a licensed counselor 877.240.6863 or text PA to 741741.


As of 03/16/20 at 11:30 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Township offices and services, with the exception of the Library, are open. We are requesting Township residents contact us via phone (215.443.5414), email or through the website (https://bit.ly/2TUk8qp) instead of coming in to the offices. If possible, please delay all non-essential business with the Township.

– Centennial School District will be providing the free lunch program in the following locations between 11am-1:30pm Monday through Friday: Szymanek Park, Crooked Billet Green and Maple Street Park. Please visit CSD’s website for more information: https://www.centennialsd.org

– Warminster Municipal Authority is accepting payment ONLY by mail, through the drop-box, or online at their website: https://www.warminsterauthority.com

– Warminster Parks are open, however all scheduled classes are cancelled or postponed.


As of of 03/16/20 at 9 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

Township offices and services, with the exception of the Library, are open. We are requesting Township residents contact us via phone (215.443.5414), email or through the website https://bit.ly/2TUk8qp instead of coming in to the offices. If possible, please delay all non-essential business with the Township.

– Bars and restaurants are closed for dine-in service. Many have delivery or take out available. 
– Trash and recycling pickup is not impacted and will occur as scheduled.

Resources for those who need assistance
– Unemployment https://bit.ly/3a6c9MV
– Warminster Area Food Banks: https://bit.ly/38TJZ67
– SNAP assistance: https://bit.ly/38UqU3C


As of Sunday 03/15/20 at 4:30 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– Bucks County Health Director, Dr. David Damsker, interview by PBS. https://bit.ly/2ILjFkb

– Bucks County Seniors can call 267-880-5700 for assistance, as well as information on services such as meal delivery and independent care. This number is answered Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. After hours and weekends, seniors and their caregivers can leave a message and the Area Agency on Aging will return the call.

– How to get tested for COVID-19: https://bit.ly/3aTtNTK

– Pandemics have happened throughout human history. See how they rank with this interesting infographic. https://bit.ly/2J16Mmh


As of Sunday 03/15/20, at 12:45 pm, during a press conference held on March 12, 2020, Governor Wolf strongly urged non-essential businesses in four Pennsylvania counties to close for 14 days from the start of the county’s mitigation period to protect employees, customers and suppliers and limit the spread of the virus through personal contact and surfaces.

As of March 14, 2020, those counties include: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery.

As a matter of public health, it is the Pennsylvania Department of Health’s strong recommendation that businesses cease operations to mitigate the spread of this disease. The following types of businesses should temporarily cease regular operations:
– Community and recreation centers
– Gyms, including yoga/spin/barre facilities
– Hair salons, nail salons, and spas
– Casinos, concert venues, and theaters
– Bars
– Sporting events facilities and golf courses
– Non-essential retail facilities, including shopping malls (except for pharmacy or other health care facilities located therein)

NOTE: Restaurants should stay open for carry-out and delivery only

Businesses have a vast network of services that they can contact to discuss the impact of the Coronavirus on their daily operations and the future of their business. Staff at the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED), as well as local partner networks, are available to help businesses through this challenging time.


As of Sunday 03/15/20, at 11 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– Township offices and services, with the exception of the Library, are open. We are requesting Township residents contact us via phone (215.443.5414), email, or through the website (https://warminstertownship.org/department-contact) instead of coming in to the offices. If possible, please delay all non-essential business with the Township.
– All PA Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores will close on Tuesday, 3/17. A handful of stores will be open on Monday, 3/16. For a complete list and more information, please visit their website: https://www.lcb.pa.gov/Consumers/Pages/Coronavirus.aspx


As of Saturday 3/14/2020 at 4 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– This afternoon’s update from Governor Wolf states that the mediation efforts in Montgomery County will extend to Bucks County starting tomorrow. https://www.facebook.com/governorwolf/videos/513284506037355/
– How social distancing helps “flatten the curve” https://bit.ly/2QgN2in
– All State-owned museums and historic sites will be closed starting Sunday 3/15/20
– AARP Tax Assistance has been cancelled nationally. Those with appointments will be contacted by AARP.

Things you can do to help the community during this time:
– Giving blood. There is a shortage of blood. (https://www.redcross.org/)
– Donate to a local food bank. (https://www.foodpantries.org/ci/pa-warminster)


As of Saturday 3/14/2020 at 1 pm, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

– Bucks County Department of Health is operating on extended weekend and evening hours to answer calls and help with concerns. Please phone 215.345.3318 or email covid19@buckscounty.org if you need assistance or have questions.
– Testing for the virus is becoming more widely available; however Doylestown Health states that they are not readily available at this time. They are also requiring that anyone with symptoms, traveled recently to an area where the virus is spreading, or had contact with someone who has tested positive must first be screened by their primary care physician.
– PA Governor Tom Wolf has mandated the closure of all Libraries in the State.
– Check out the COVID-19 mythbusters.

FACT: Taking a hot bath does not prevent the coronavirus disease.


As of Saturday 3/14/2020 at 9:30 am, here are the highlights. For more information, see the COVID-19 resources at the bottom of this and every post.

General COVID19 Information

– The President of the United States declared a National Emergency over COVID-19 Friday, 3/13/2020. This frees up financial and other resources to help states and US Territories to assist affected people in those areas.
– The Governor of Pennsylvania ordered a 2-week closure of all schools in Pennsylvania beginning Monday 3/16/2020.
– As previously, it is strongly recommended that you DO NOT go to the hospital if you feel you have contracted COVID-19. Phone your primary health care provider and follow their instructions.
– Check out the COVID-19 mythbusters.

FACT: Eating garlic or wearing garlic bulbs will not prevent infection.