Lower Makefield Township

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


Lower Makefield Township Newsletter

We are pleased to reintroduce the Township newsletter as part of our communication enhancement initiatives.

We hope you enjoy reading about some of the many wonderful aspects of our Township.
Lower Makefield is a remarkable place we are fortunate to call home.

Newsletter – Spring 2015


Road Closure

Please be advised that Black Rock Road (between Chestnut Lane and River Road) will be closed Wednesday & Thursday (5/20 and 5/21) between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM for paving.  Please follow posted detour signs.
Thank you for your cooperation.


Moody’s Rating

Moody’s Investors Service assigns Aa1 rating to Lower Makefield Debt.
Click here for the complete report.


Lower Makefield Township Road Paving Project 2015

In accordance with the requirements of Chapter 99.Contractors, Responsible (Contractor Responsibility Ordinance) the following items are being posted for this project.

Notice of Intent to Award
Contractor Responsibility Certification – General Asphalt Co. of Phila.


News From Our Public Works Department

Recycle Yard

The Recycle Yard is open Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Only residents themselves may use the yard, no contractors.
Thank you for your cooperation.


Mulch and leaf compost are currently available for LMT residents outside of the recycle yard.  Thank you for your patience.



Lower Makefield Township will have two roving pothole crews out canvassing the Township and making repairs.  The Public Works Department has a pothole list that is updated daily.  Every pothole that is reported to them is repaired within 24 hours of being reported.

If you would like to report a pothole on a Township road, please contact the Department of Public Works at 267-274-1130 or kkall@lmt.org

To report potholes on state roads please call 1-800-FIX ROAD (349-7623).
Click here for a list of state roads within Lower Makefield Township


Hazardous Waste Collection

The 2015 Bucks County household hazardous waste collection schedule is now available.
Click here for schedule and additional information


Electric Power News

Electric Reliability Commission Page
News Release – February 13, 2015
PECO, LMT and Power Friendly Vegetation


Got Drugs?

Lower Makefield Residents can now dispose of unneeded or expired prescriptions
as well as over-the-counter medications through our Police Department.
Click here for details


Garden Plots

Lower Makefield Township residents are eligible to plant their own garden plot at Memorial Park Community Gardens.  The plots are 25 x 25, and you should contact volunteer Don Wood at 215-493-3951 if you are interested in planting this year.