For Residents

Lower Chichester Township takes pride in our community. We request that any problems that may occur in our township get immediate attention. Therefore we ask that as soon as you see a problem, call the township at 610-485-1472.

If you want to provide feedback to the Township that is not of an urgent nature you can send us an email at

Halloween Update:

The 2020 Township sponsored Kids Halloween party is canceled due to Covid-19.

Please note: The CDC says to Avoid These Halloween Activities:

  • Door-to-Door Trick-or-Treating or Trunk-or-Treat Events
  • Going to a Pumpkin Patch or Taking Hayrides with Strangers
  • Attending Indoor Costume Parties, Haunted Houses & Events with Screaming Crowds

Forgotten Cat Volunteers needed

Free Grocery Shopping Services for Seniors in Delaware County

During the COVID-19 pandemic, The County of Delaware Services for the Aging (COSA) and Community Transit are partnering to offer Delaware County seniors an alternative to in-person grocery shopping. Community Transit drivers are available to get grocery lists and payment from seniors and shop and deliver their items.

Seniors can stay in their homes. The cost of the shopping and delivery will be subsidized by COSA. To contact Community Transit for this service, email or if you do not have access to email call 215-900-2519.

Thanks to residents of Lower Chichester

Proposed Ordinances

Proposed Ordinance No. 2020-02

Events & Meetings

Meeting Notices

Application of Aqua Pennsylvania Wastewater Inc for Approval of its Acquisition of the Wastewater System Assets of the Delaware County Regional
Water Quality Control Authority Videoconference/Telephonic Public Input Hearings Notice

Videoconference/Telephonic Public Input Hearings Notice - Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m....

The Board of Commissioners of Lower Chichester Township will hold a telephonic public hearing on Monday, September 21, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. Please see the Lower Chichester Township website for information on how the public can participate in the hearing. The purpose of the hearing is to receive comments and recommendations from interested individuals residing within Lower Township regarding the intent of Stretched LLC with an address of 224 Market Street, Lower Chichester Township, PA 19061 to transfer Pennsylvania Liquor License R-2805 from Marcus Hook Borough for use at premises designated at 300 W. Ridge Road, Lower Chichester Township, PA 19061. It is anticipated that the Board of Commissioners will take action at its regular meeting on September 21, 2020.

Board of Commissioners Meetings


Notice is hereby given that the Lower Chichester Township Board of Commissioners meeting scheduled for Monday, October 19, 2020 at 7:30 PM, and all other previously advertised meetings for 2020, will be held by telephone for the purpose of conducting the regular meeting and transacting such other business as may lawfully come before it at that time.

The public may participate in the meeting by submitting written comments to the Township via US mail or by emailing comments to on or before October 19, 2020 at 4:00 PM. Any person interested in calling in for the purpose of commenting during the public comment period should call the Township at 610-485-1472 and request the call in information or visit the Township website. The meeting Agenda is available below for download.

Meeting Agenda for Commissioners Meeting on October 19, 2020

Joseph P. Possenti, Jr.
Township Secretary
Lower Chichester Township

Meeting Minutes for Commissioners Meeting on September 21, 2020


Meeting Minutes for Commissioners Meeting on August 17, 2020


Meeting Minutes for Commissioners Meeting on July 20, 2020


Meeting Minutes for Commissioners Meeting on June 15, 2020


(The meetings are typically held the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:30pm at the Lower Chichester Municipal Building: 1410 Market St., Linwood PA 19061)


Residents can contact the Township via email at or call the Township at 610-485-1472 and we will do our best to respond within 24 hours.

For Police/Fire/EMS Emergencies call 911.

For questions regarding the COVID-19 Coronavirus call the Pennsylvania Health Department at 1-877-PAHEALTH or 1-877-724-3258,


Environmental and Health Info / Meetings

Environmental Advisor: Rose T. Archbald

Environmental meetings are held the first Thursday of the month. Location may vary ... Call Rose at 610-485-1480 for location.

Board of Health Concerns: Rose T. Archbald

Board of Health meetings are held the third Monday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Township Building.

Senior Citizen Meetings

Senior's regular meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at the Senior's Building.

Lunch is held at 12:00
Meeting begins at 1:00


Linwood Youth Center Association:

Youth Center 2019