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.
671 Allentown Road
Telford, PA 18969-2205
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State Representative Robert W. Godshall and the Franconia Township Parks & Recreation Board will host the 24th Annual Fishing Derby on Saturday, May 9th, 2015 at Branchwood Park from 9:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. The derby is open to youths ages 12 and under. For more details on this event please click here to view the event flyer.
FRanconia township annual clean-up day, saturday, may 16th, 2015
Franconia Township has designated Saturday, May 16th, 2015 as Clean Up Day. Any Franconia resident may dispose of normal household trash at the J.P. Mascaro and Sons Inc. Transfer Station located on Lower and Wile Roads from 7:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Prior registration is required and can be done beginning Friday, April 10th in person at the Franconia Township Municipal Building located at 671 Allentown Road between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Registration is first come first served and spaces will be limited. Normal household trash may include:*Old appliances and “white goods” (i.e. old dishwasher, washing machine), *Refrigerators or freezers (only with condenser and coils removed).
Construction debris, grass clippings, motor oil, tires, paint and hazardous materials and car parts will not be accepted!
Morwood road turnpike bridge to be closed
Beginning Monday, February 16th, 2015 the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will begin their reconstruction project of the Morwood Road Turnpike Bridge. This project will require a full road closure. Detour signs will direct traffic until the project is complete. The bridge is anticipated to be closed from February 16th until November 20th, 2015. Click here to view the letter issued by the Turnpike along with a detour map.