County News & Updates
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    6th Annual Montco Trail Challenge Kicks Off May 1 With New Water Trail and Interactive StoryWalk®

    The Montgomery County Board of Commissioners today announced the Montco Trail Challenge would return for its sixth year from May 1, 2021 to December 1, 2021. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Provides Weekly COVID-19 Update, Announces Two Saturday Clinics

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners announced the launch of two new Saturday clinics at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Spring House and Bethel Community Church in Pottstown. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Invites Public to Participate in Cross County Trail East Feasibility Study Process

    The Montgomery County Planning Commission (MCPC), in partnership with its consultant, NV5, has initiated work on studying the feasibility of the easternmost segment of Montgomery County’s Cross County Trail. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites Provide COVID-19 Permitted Event Update

    In accordance with updated state and federal COVID-19 mitigation guidelines, Montgomery County Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites (PTHS) have announced the following updates on permitted events within their facilities. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Pauses Use of J&J COVID-19 Vaccine

    Per federal and state directives the Montgomery County Office of Public Health (OPH) announced today it will pause the use of the Johnson and Johnson (J&J) COVID-19 vaccine at is vaccination clinics for the next two days. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Registration Open for Everyone Age 16 and Over

    The Montgomery County Office of Public Health (OPH) announced today that registration for the COVID-19 vaccine is now available for everyone age 16 and over. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Releases New Quarterly Construction Report

    The Montgomery County Planning Commission (MCPC) and the Montgomery County Commerce Department announced today the creation of The Quarterly Construction Report, which inventories active construction projects throughout Montgomery County. Read on...
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    Pennypacker Mills Announces New “Greetings from Schwenksville” Exhibit

    Pennypacker Mills invites visitors to its new exhibit, “Greetings from Schwenksville,” running now through January 2022. Read on...
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    County Receives Largest Vaccine Delivery to Date, Announces Clinics in Pottstown and Lansdale

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners provided an update on COVID-19 vaccine operations and announced two new clinics in Pottstown and Lansdale. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Announces Pre-Registration for Phase 1B

    Pre-registration can be accessed by visiting www.montcopa.org/COVID-19vaccine and clicking on the “COVID-19 Vaccine Registration” button or by calling the COVID-19 hotline at (833) 875-3967. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Events Start April 24

    Montgomery County Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Events Start April 24. By appointment only. Pre-registration is required. Read on...
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    Weekly COVID-19 Update: Additional J&J Vaccine to Accelerate Phase 1A Vaccinations

    With increased supply of Johnson & Johnson vaccine expected, Montgomery County will support the Commonwealth's initiative to vaccinate targeted industry workers and to accelerate the vaccination timetable for Phases 1B, 1C and 2 announced today. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Drug Treatment Court Announces Accreditation

    The Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas announced today its Drug Treatment Court has been accredited for adhering to a nationally recognized framework of best practices. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Releases Bridge Inspection Schedule

    Montgomery County’s Roads and Bridges Department today released the upcoming inspection schedule for county-owned and maintained bridges. Read on...
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    Green Lane Park Announces April Events

    Green Lane Park announced today two upcoming outdoor events for the spring season. The public is encouraged to register to attend these upcoming family-friendly walks. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Asks Residents to Self-Identify When They Receive Vaccine

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners provided an update on COVID-19 vaccine operations. Read on...
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    Southeast Pennsylvania Counties Issue Joint Statement on Regional PEMA Vaccine Site

    After meeting with the Pennsylvania Department of Health (PA DoH) regarding plans to open a regional PEMA site to distribute the Johnson and Johnson vaccine, elected officials from the four-county region issued the following statement. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Announces COVID-19 Rent and Utility Relief Program

    During their regularly scheduled meeting, the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners announced the return of a funding program to help renters and landlords impacted by COVID-19. Read on...
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    Boil Water Advisory Issued for Pottstown Borough

    Pottstown Borough Authority today issued a Boil Water Advisory. A 20” main break in the vicinity of Manataway Street and E. High Street has caused a loss of positive pressure in the area. The main is currently being isolated for repairs to be completed. Read on...
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    County Provides Weekly COVID-19 Update, Announces New Mass Vaccination Site in Willow Grove

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners announced a new mass vaccination site in Willow Grove, which will open on Friday, and provided an update on COVID-19 vaccine operations. Read on...
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    Pottsgrove Manor Announces Spring Events

    Join us at Pottsgrove Manor for virtual and in-person colonial-themed events throughout the spring season. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Provides Weekly COVID-19 Update, Marks One Year of Coronavirus Pandemic

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners marked one year of battling the COVID-19 pandemic and provided an update on COVID-19 vaccine operations. Read on...
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    Southeast Pennsylvania Counties Issue Statement on COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

    County commissioners, county council members, and state legislators representing Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery Counties met on Sunday, March 7 with Commonwealth officials regarding the state’s allocation of COVID-19 vaccine. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Declares "Code Blue" for March 4 - 6, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Provides Weekly COVID-19 Update, Launches Mobile Vaccination Effort

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners provided an update on COVID-19 vaccine operations. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Declares "Code Blue" for March 1 - 2, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Announces Vaccine Pre-Registration Now Available by Phone

    A volunteer service is now available to people in the County who need support pre-registering for vaccine appointments by phone. Read on...
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    Applications for MontcoStrong 2021 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program Open March 12

    The Montgomery County Board of Commissioners announced today that hospitality industry businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for up to $50,000 in grant funding through the MontcoStrong 2021 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program. Read on...
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    Montgomery County “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration Extended to February 21, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Courts and Offices Closed February 18

    Montgomery County officials announced all Courts, facilities, and government offices will be closed Thursday, February 18, 2021 due to inclement weather. Read on...
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    County Announces Temporary Closure of First Dose Vaccine Clinics Due to Low Supply & Weather

    The Montgomery County Commissioners announced that its first dose clinics will be closed on Thursday, February 18, and Friday, February 19 due to a combination of decreased supply and forecasts for inclement weather. Read on...
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    MontcoStrong 2021 Restaurant Grant Program Recipients Announced

    The Montgomery County Board of Commissioners announced today that a total of $6M has been awarded from the MontcoStrong 2021 Restaurant Grant Program to 600 restaurants and food service businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Declares "Code Blue" for February 16 - 18, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Declares "Code Blue" for February 10 - 15, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Announces COVID-19 Hotline

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners announced the launch of a COVID-19 hotline for general questions about COVID-19 and the vaccine, and provided updates on vaccine supply and distribution. Read on...
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    Montgomery County "Code Blue" Extended to February 10 at 9 am

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Releases CARES Act Impact Report

    The Montgomery County Commissioners in coordination with the Finance Office released an update on the County’s allocation of $145 million in funds received through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Declares "Code Blue" for February 5 - 8, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Officials Urge Patience as COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Continues

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners reiterated that COVID-19 vaccines are in extremely limited quantity and urged residents to have patience as the vaccine rollout continues. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Board of Elections Releases Mail-In Ballot Application Process for 2021

    County releases mail-in ballot information, unofficial list of offices, and candidate filing deadline Read on...
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    Pennsylvania Horticultural Society to Build Green Resource Center in Norristown Farm Park

    New Montgomery County Facility will Increase Food Production, Education, and Job Prospects for Residents. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Courts and Offices to Operate on Two-Hour Delay on February 2

    Montgomery County officials announced all Courts, facilities, and government offices will be operate on a two-hour delay on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 due to inclement weather. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Extends "Cold Blue" Cold Weather Emergency to Thursday, February 4, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Courts and Offices Closed February 1

    Montgomery County officials announced all Courts, facilities, and government offices will be closed Monday, February 1, 2021 due to inclement weather. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Extends "Cold Blue" Cold Weather Emergency to Tuesday, February 2, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County to Host Virtual Panel Discussions on the Black Family for Black History Month

    Montgomery County’s Black History Month Committee invites the community to attend a four-week long virtual series of panel discussions for Black History Month. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Urges Patience as COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Continues

    During their virtual COVID-19 briefing today, the Montgomery County Commissioners reiterated that COVID-19 vaccines are in extremely limited quantity and residents are urged to have patience as the vaccine rollout continues. Read on...
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    Statement of Montgomery County Commissioners on House Bill 55

    The Chair and Vice Chair of the Montgomery County Commissioners, Valerie A. Arkoosh, MD, MPH and Kenneth E. Lawrence, Jr. today issued a joint statement against House Bill 55 in the Pennsylvania General Assembly. Read on...
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    Montco Issues "Code Blue" Cold Weather Alert for January 28-31, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montco Issues "Code Blue" Cold Weather Alert for January 24 - 25 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montco Issues "Code Blue" Cold Weather Alert for January 22 - 24 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Preserves 10,000 Acres of Farmland

    During their regularly scheduled meeting, the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners announced the County has reached a historic milestone by preserving 10,000 acres of farmland. Read on...
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    Montco Issues "Code Blue" Cold Weather Alert for January 20-21, 2021

    A “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Reports 2,233 New COVID-19 Cases and 19 Deaths in Past Week

    Over the past week, 2,233 additional people tested positive for coronavirus, and 19 people died of COVID-19, bringing the countywide total to 39,880 cases and 1,099 deaths. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Maintains Aaa Bond Rating

    The Montgomery County Commissioners announced today they received confirmation to the county’s coveted Aaa bond rating from Moody’s Investors Service for the third consecutive time. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Reports 2,725 New COVID-19 Cases and 52 Deaths in Past Week

    Over the past week, 2,725 additional people tested positive for coronavirus, and 52 people died of COVID-19, bringing the countywide total to 37,651 cases and 1,080 deaths. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Issues “Code Blue” Cold Weather Declaration for January 8-10, 2021

    A “Code Blue” is declared when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to people without shelter. Read on...
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    Montgomery County Launches First COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

    Vaccinations Will be administered for Healthcare Professionals and Other Frontline Workers in the 1A Group Read on...
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    Montgomery County Reports 2,489 New COVID-19 Cases and 26 Deaths in Past Week

    Over the past week, 2,489 additional people tested positive for coronavirus, and 26 people died of COVID-19, bringing the countywide total to 34,930 cases and 1,028 deaths. Read on...
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    ELECTION 2021


    The 2021 Primary Election will take place on Tuesday, May 18, 2021.

    Montgomery County residents have until May 3, 2021 to register to vote or update their information. May 11, 2021 is the deadline to request a mail-in ballot.