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A. Abington Township:

District Judges
Juanita A. Price
District 38-1-05
875 N. Easton Road
Glenside, PA  19038
215-885-4120

John H. Kessler
District 38-1-04
1150 Old York Road
Abington, PA  19001
215-887-2362

Township Commissioners Offices - 267-536-1001
1176 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001
Commissioners' home telephone numbers can be found on Page 1
of your Abington Township Calendar.

Community Development Office - 267-536-1021
1176 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001

Fire Marshal's Office - 267-536-1000
1176 Old York Road, Abington, PA  19001

Public Works - 267-536-1034
2201 Florey Lane, Roslyn, PA 19001
Free mulch when available can be picked up from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Public Works Yard.  Hazardous materials must be disposed of at Montgomery County Hazardous Waste sites.  Call 610-278-3618 for more information.
There is no 24-hour Recycling Drop-off Center.

Police Department (Records and Information) - 267-536-1082, 1083, 1084, 1085
1166 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001

Recycling and Refuse Division - 215-887-0780
Fitzwatertown Road, Abington, PA 19001

Teletype Reference Service
(for the hearing disabled) 215-572-1483

Treasurer / Tax Office - 267-536-1024
1176 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001

Waste Water Treatment Plant - 215-884-8329
Fitzwatertown Road, Abington, PA 19001

Parks and Recreation Office - 215-576-5206
515 Meetinghouse Road, Abington, PA 19001
Activities include workshops, trips, picnics, day camps, etc. See the Activities Guide posted under "Departments" in the Parks & Recreation section.

Alverthorpe Park - 215-884-6538
Jenkintown Road & Forrest Avenue, Jenkintown, PA 1 9046
Tennis courts, basketball courts, boat rentals, a wading pool, miniature golf, par-3 golf, ice-skating, playing fields, picnic shelters, a
bike pike, camping and fishing are available seasonally to residents of Abington Township.

Ardsley Community Education Center - 215-576-1630
2828 Spear Avenue, Ardsley, PA 19038
Facilities include equipment for indoor and outdoor sports, games, and recreation, lounges for relaxing, TV rooms, a reading room, and a darkroom. Call for information on programs such as Tae Kwon Do classes, creative theater workshops, children's safety workshops, women's self-defense classes, babysitting workshops, and meeting rooms. Facilities are open to all Abington Township residents.

Parks

Ardsley Park - 215-576-5213
Jefferson Street & Maple Avenue, Ardsley, PA 19038
Facilities include tennis courts, basketball courts, playing field, soccer field, and playground.

Baederwood Park - 215-576-5213
Highland Avenue, Abington, PA 19001
Playground and ice skating.

Briar Bush Nature Center - 215-887-6603
1212 Edge Hill Road, Abington, PA 19001
Bird observatory, nature trail, environmental center; and gift shop.
Call for information on summer day camps (age 4-14) as well as trips to area attractions.

Conway Park - 215-576-5213
Jefferson Avenue, Ardsley, PA 19038
Playing and soccer fields.

Crestmont Park - 215-576-5213
Old Welsh Road & Cummings Street, Willow Grove, PA 19090
Tennis court, swimming pool, basketball courts, ice skating, playing field, and playground.
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McKinley Park - 215-576-5213
Jenkintown Road & Cadwalader Avenue, Elkins Park, PA 1 9027
Basketball court, playing field, and playground.

North Hills Park - 215-576-5213
Pine & Central Streets, North Hills, PA 1 9038
Playground and playing field.

Penbryn Park - 215-576-5213
Egerton Street & Houston Avenue, Glenside, PA 19038
Tennis courts, swimming pool, basketball courts, soccer fields, and ice skating.

Rockwell Park - 215-576-5213
Stratford & Rockwell, Willow Grove, PA 19090
Playing fields and playground.

Roslyn Park - 215-576-5213
Fernwood & Maple, Roslyn, PA 19001
Tennis courts, playground, basketball courts, playing fields, soccer fields.

Roychester Park - 215-576-5213
Corinthian & Cleveland Avenues, Abington, PA 19001
Basketball courts, ice skating, tennis courts, playing fields, playground.

Rubicam Avenue Park - 215-576-5213
Willow Grove, PA 19090
Basketball court, playing fields, and playground.

Pools
The following are outdoor township swimming pools; pool tags must be purchased for membership and can be used at either pool. A limited number of memberships are also available to non-residents.

Crestmont Pool - 215-659-9840 or 215-659-5259
Reservoir Road and Rubicam Avenue
Willow Grove, PA 19090

Penbryn Pool - 215-884-8907
Mount Carmel & Egerton Avenue,
Glenside, PA 19038

Public Libraries
Services include lending books and multimedia items, children's story hours, public Internet access, delivery to the homebound, Adult
Literacy and ESL programs, rental of two community rooms, practice exams for standardized tests, among others.

Abington Free Library - 215-885-5180
1030 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001

Roslyn Branch - 215-886-9818
2412 Avondale Avenue, Roslyn, PA 19001


B. Montgomery County

Commissioners
Josh Shapiro, Chair
Leslie Richards, Vice Chair
Bruce Castor, Jr.
One Montgomery Plaza, 8th Floor, Suite 800
PO Box 311
Norristown, PA  19404
Phone: 610-278-3020
www.montcopa.org

Montgomery County Courthouse
610-278-3000

Montgomery County Board of Assessments
610-278-3761

Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce
610-277-9500

Montgomery County Board of Elections (Polling Places)
610-278-3278

Montgomery County Health Department
610-278-5145

Montgomery County Planning Commission
610-278-3638

Montgomery County Streets Department
610-278-3612

Montgomery County Voter Registration
610-278-3280

Montgomery County Willow Grove Office
215-784-5400

C. State Government Contacts

Senate
LeAnna Washington
Senatorial District 4
1168 Easton Road
Roslyn, PA  19001
215-517-1434

House of Representatives
PA Legislative District 153
Primary Election - April 24, 2012 (for Josh Shapiro's successor)
215-517-6800

Todd Stephens
PA Legislative District 151
Montgomery County
1121 Horsham Road
Horsham, PA  19044
215-694-3356

Brendan F. Boyle
PA Legislative District 170
Montgomery County
14230 Bustleton Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19116
215-676-0300

D. Federal Government Contacts

Senate
Bob Casey
22 South 3rd Street, Suite 6A
Harrisburg, PA  17101
717-231-7540
and
2000 Market Street
Suite 1870
Philadelphia, PA  19103
215-405-9660

Patrick Toomey
3440 Hamilton Blvd.
Allentown, PA 18103
info@ToomeyForSenate.com
484-809-7994

House of Representatives
Allyson Schwartz
13th Congressional District
706 West Avenue
Jenkintown, PA  19046
215-517-6572

E. Postal Service

Abington Post Office - 800-275-8777
1925 Keith Road, Abington, PA 19001

Elkins Park Post Office - 800-275-8777
8201 Old York Road, Elkins Park, PA 19027

Glenside Post Office - 800-275-8777
Easton Road and Springhouse Lane, Glenside, PA 19038

Huntingdon Valley Post Office - 800-275-8777
670 Welsh Road, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

Jenkintown Post Office - 800-275-8777
West and Cedar Avenues, Jenkintown, PA 19046

Rydal Post Office - 800-275-8777
Reading Railroad Station, Rydal, PA 19046

Roslyn Post Office - 800-275-8777
1302 Easton Road, Roslyn, PA 19001

Willow Grove Post Office - 800-275-8777
Easton Road and Lincoln Avenue, Willow Grove, PA 19090

F. Transportation

SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) Services include buses, trains, and subways in Philadelphia and
the surrounding areas, as well as a high-speed railroad line between center city and the airport. SEPTA also provides many services for senior citizens; senior citizens can call for information on how to ride SEPTA for free during off-peak hours. The following is a list of local train stations.

For more information on train or bus schedules and stops, please call: Transit Info (6 a.m. - midnight daily) 215-580-7800

Train Stations
Ardsley - no telephone
Jenkintown Road and Tyson Avenue

Crestmont - no telephone
Rubicam Avenue near Rockwell Avenue

Elkins Park - 215-580-6887
Park and Spring Avenues

Glenside - 215-580-6703
Easton Road and Glenside Avenue

Jenkintown-Wyncote - 215-580-6838
Greenwood and West Avenues

Meadowbrook - no telephone
Mill Road and Lindsay Avenue

Noble - no telephone
Old York Road and Rodman Avenue

North Hills - 215-580-6898
Station and Mount Carmel Avenues

Roslyn - 215-580-6888
Easton and Susquehanna Roads

Rydal - no telephone
Susquehanna Road and Washington Lane

Willow Grove - 215-580-6825
Old York and Davisville Roads

Special Transportation Services

TransNet Shared Ride Program - 542-RIDE
Union Meeting Corporate Center
980 Harvest Drive, Suite 100, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1955
Reduced taxicab fares for senior citizens. Any Montgomery County resident 65 years or older is eligible; residents 60-64 years of age are also eligible under a more limited program. Special door-to-door service is available for passengers whose physical or mental condition prevents them from reaching the entrance of their destination independently. Passengers in wheelchairs will receive assistance in a lift-equipped vehicle; if the passenger wishes to travel in a vehicle not specifically equipped for wheelchairs, the passenger must have someone at both ends of the trip who can transfer them into their seat and store the wheelchair in the trunk.

 

 

 


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