Township Basics



Welcome To Franconia Township

Franconia Township

Situated almost evenly between Philadelphia and Allentown, Franconia Township offers nearly 15 square miles of breathtaking landscapes including rolling hills, stream valleys, woodlands, and farms where the families of original settlers still live.

Franconia Township

671 Allentown Road
Telford, PA 18969-2205

Phone: 215-723-1137
Fax: 215-723-4167

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 The Township Offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday, November 25th and Friday, November 26th, 2015.

Ordinance #387- pertaining to a zoning map amendment for a parcel of ground referred to as the Leidy Tract along East Township Line Road and Leidy Road is currently under review. The Ordinance will be considered at a public hearing scheduled during the BOS Regular meeting on Monday, December 14th, 2015. Click here to view the ordinance.

Press release-no municipal real Estate tax increase projected for 2016. 

Click here to view press release. 

2016 Budget Slideshow Presentation and the 2016 Draft Budget are now available for review. 


STormwater management- tmdl strategy plan

Franconia Township is required to file a strategy plan that addresses how the Township intends on reducing the amount of sediment in the impaired Skippack Creek over the next 40 years, with measurable results within the next fivey years. The Township's MS4 Committee has worked closely with the Township Engineers to develop a plan that they believe will accomplish a reduction in the sediment level and satisfy the requirements of the PA Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The plan is now available for pubic review. The public review period will last for 30 days. Any comments can be submitted directly to the Township either through the general email box or by mailing comments to 671 Allentown Road, Telford, PA 18969. The plan can be viewed by clicking here or by stopping into the office and requesting to review the document. A Public Hearing is scheduled for Monday, December 14th, 2015 at 7pm at the Township Building. This hearing will be held during the Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting. 


Morwood Bridge is now open.