Sanitation/Trash Rebate

The Sanitation/Trash Rebates for the 2018 tax year will be given to qualifying residents beginning February 8, 2019 thru May 31, 2019.  The rebate is $50 per household.

To qualify for this rebate, a resident must meet the following criteria:

  1. Must be a Lower Southampton Township resident.
  2. Must be a Senior Citizen age 65 years or older.
  3. A Veteran that is 50% disabled or greater with a letter stating % of disability is also eligible for rebate.
  4. Must be owner of the property.

There is only one rebate per household.  Rebate will be given for primary residence only (must match with the address on your drivers license).

To receive your rebate, you must present the following:

  • A County and Township Tax Bill stamped paid by the Tax Collector or a receipt from Tax Collector showing payment.
  • ID showing you are 65 years or older.  Must be 65 by 12/31/18.
  • Must be the owner of the property.

Come to the Township Administration Building during business hours to pick up your rebate check.

Board of Supervisor Vacancy

Due to the resignation of Supervisor Joseph McFadden effective November 1, 2018, the Board of Supervisors is asking anyone interested in becoming a Supervisor to remit a Letter of Intent along with a resumé to the Township Manager by no later than the close of business on Wednesday, November 14, 2018.

Candidates should be prepared to be interviewed by the Board of Supervisors at a Special Meeting, which is open to the public, on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 beginning at 6:30 PM.  You must be able to attend that evening to be considered.  The Board of Supervisors will name a replacement and that person will be sworn in at the Board of Supervisors meeting held on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.

Please be aware that the Second Class Township Code must be followed and time lines must be adhered to.

Important Information about Township TV Channel

UPDATE:  The Township TV Channel is running again.  However, the Board of Supervisors Meetings held on September 26th & October 10th will not be re-broadcasted.  We were unable to record those meetings.

Our Township TV Channel (22 – Comcast, 28 – Verizon) is temporarily out of service.  Several internal components of the main unit that controls our broadcast have failed.  The unit is being serviced.  We are able to broadcast the Board of Supervisor’s meeting live on Wednesday, October 10th.  However, we will not have the capability to re-broadcast the meeting until the unit has been repaired.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  We will continue to update our website and Facebook pages with information.

Utility Work on Trevose Road

PECO Energy is planning lane restrictions with flagging on a state highway in Lower Southampton Township, on Monday, October 8, through Friday, October 12, from 9:00AM to 3:00 PM, for gas line installations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced October 4.

 The work location is:

·        Trevose Road between Sternermill Road and County Line Road in Lower Southampton Township, Bucks County.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these work areas. All scheduled activities are weather permitting.

Paving on Bustleton Pike

Overnight lane restrictions with flagging are scheduled on Route 532 (Bustleton Pike) between Route 132 (Street Road) and Route 213 (Bridgetown Pike) in Lower Southampton Township, Bucks County, beginning Tuesday, September 25, through Friday, October 12, from 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM, for milling and paving, as part of a project to repair and resurface 44 miles of state highway in Bucks County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today.

 Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work area because slowdowns will occur. The contractor’s schedule is dependent on the weather.