Lower Makefield Township

1100 Edgewood Road, Yardley PA 19067
267.274.1100   |   admin@lmt.org


Road Closure Alert

PennDOT has announced that Edgewood Road will be closed Wednesday, November 9, through Thursday, December 1. for roadway widening and drainage improvements.


Sewer Bills

Sewer bills for the 3rd quarter 2016 have been mailed by BCWSA.
If you have not received your bill contact them at 215-343-2538 ext. 3.

The Township will continue to provide Sewer Certifications.


LMT Honors Pennsbury Scholarship Foundation

At their regular meeting on October 19, 2016, the Board of Supervisors honored the Pennsbury Scholarship Foundation on its Diamond Jubilee.  Over the past 60 years approximately $2,400,000 in grants and 0% loans have been given to over 1,500 Pennsbury Graduates.



Deer Management Program

Image of DeerLower Makefield Township’s archery hunt began on Saturday, September 17, 2016 and run through Saturday, January 28, 2017.  The Township has contracted Big Oak Whitetail Management Association to conduct the hunt in strict compliance with Pennsylvania Game Commission regulations.  The hunt will entail only the use of archery tackle.

Click on the Township properties below for hunt dates and map.


Leaf Collection 2016

Leaf collection in Lower Makefield Township is scheduled to begin November 7th.  The Township is divided into 26 “Collection Zones.”  The Township will make two pick-ups through every zone during the collection season.  Please click here to locate your home and zone reference.

Please click here for additional collection information.
Please call the Public Works Department with any questions at 267-274-1130.

Please have your leaves out by Monday morning the week of your scheduled collection zone.

Round One Collection
November 7    Zones 1-8                                November 21  Zones 14-20
November 14   Zones 9-13                             November 28  Zones 21-26

Round Two Collection
December 5    Zones 1-8                                December 19  Zones 14-20
December 12, Zones 9-13                              December 26  Zones 21-26


Project Status Report

Click here to see how projects such as the Community Center and Dog Park are progressing.


Pennsylvania American Water Upgrade

PAWC has begun a $1 million water line upgrade in Lower Makefield Township.
Please click here for detailed information.


Clean Earth

Clean Earth of Southeastern PA has applied for renewal of their waste permit in Falls Township.  Due to its proximity, this also affects LMT residents.

Clean Earth incinerates petroleum contaminated soil.  The are currently allowed to bring in 2400 tons daily (100 truck loads) of contaminated soil.  80% of the processed soil is used locally, to top Waste Management’s landfill in Falls Township.

The PA Department of Environmental Protection is currently accepting comments regarding the renewal of Clean Earth’s waste permit.  Comments should be sent to:

Dr. Mohamad Mazid, Chief, Engineering Services
Waste Management Program
Southeast Regional Office
2 East Main Street
Norristown, PA 19401


Garden of Stones Tour at Slate Hill Cemetery

Twilight Tour of the LMT Slate Hill Cemetery on October 29, 2016 from 3 – 8 PM
Re-enactors will guide you though the Tour imparting our history from 1700 – 1929.
Bring a flashlight!

Click here for more information.


10th Annual LMT Veterans Parade & Ceremony

The community is invited to attend the 10th Annual LMT Veterans Parade and Ceremony on Sun., Nov. 6th.  The parade begins at 1 pm at Edgewood and Long Acre with the ceremony immediately following at Veterans Square.  Veterans, school, scout, community groups are welcome to participate in the parade and should call 267-274-1116 to make arrangements in advance.  For more information click these links: Flyer and Press Release.  Visit VeteransSquare.org regarding local veterans’ names on our Wall of Honor or to purchase an engraved brick Freedom Paver.

Looking out on monument from stage