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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 Franconia Township Offices will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th, 2015. 

FRANCONIA TOWNSHIP FINANCE COMMITTEE OPEN POSITIONS: The Franconia Township Finance Committee has two open positions available. The Board of Supervisors would like to appoint two resident volunteers to the committee. If you are interested in applying please complete the volunteer form, found here. All forms must be submitted to the Township Manager by Friday, June 5th, 2015 to be considered for the position. 

Proposed Ordinance #383  is now available for public review. Click here to review the ordinance. The ordinance will be available for review for a period of 30 days. A hearing will then be scheduled for consideration by the Board of Superivsors. Written comments pertaining to the ordinance can be submitted to the Township during the review period. 

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24th annual fishing derby winners

State Representative Robert W. Godshall and the Franconia Township Parks & Recreation Board hosted the 24th Annual Fishing Derby on Saturday, May 9th, 2015 at Branchwood Park. A large crowd of children came out to participate in the fishing contest and enjoy the event. Scores are computed by combining the length and weight into a point total. The following are a list of the youngsters who took away top honors. 

Age Group- 9 to 12

  • 1st- Ashleen Gerber: score 21.5 & Caleb Christensen: score 21.5
  • 2nd- Anna Lesher: score 20
  • 3rd- Ian Sacks: score 17.5
  • 4th- Gaia Page: score 16.5

Age Group- 8 & under

  • 1st- Brayden Schnabel: score 20.25
  • 2nd- Gerogia Behe: score 19.5 & Cedric DeBussy: score 19.5 & Justice Freed: score 19.5 
  • 3rd-  Chloe Sacks: score 19
  • 4th- Westin Bargher: score 18.5

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YOUTH TENNIS CAMP- SUMMER 2015

The Franconia Township Parks & Recreation Board will be offering a number of tennis camps this summer! Instruction will be provided by Monica Bach. Please click here to view the flyer with more information. 

  

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.