• Alsace Township is a predominantly rural municipality located in the central portion of Berks County, within the southeastern quadrant of Pennsylvania, approximately 60 miles north of the City of Philadelphia.

  • We have a total land area of 12.1 square miles, containing a network of 27.37 miles of township owned roads and 15.41 miles of state roads, for a total of 42.78 miles.

  • As of the most recent census, there were 3,751 people, 1,433 households, and 1,060 families residing in the township.

  • Alsace Township is located within the Oley Valley School District.

  • Based upon its population, Alsace Township is defined as a Second Class Township under the Pennsylvania Codes.

WELCOME TO ALSACE TOWNSHIP

ADDRESS: 65 Woodside Avenue, Temple, PA 19560
PHONE
: 610-929-5324,  FAX: 610-921-0977, EMAIL: alsacetwp@comcast.net
OFFICE HOURS: Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Board of Supervisors Workshop meeting – CANCELLED

The Board of Supervisors Workshop meeting scheduled for Wednesday, August 5, 2015, is cancelled.  The next Board of Supervisors meeting will be the business meeting scheduled for Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 7:00 pm.

Met-Ed Scam ALERT

Met-Ed’s Department of External Affairs has asked the Township to post the following information:

Met-Ed customers are urged to be aware of the ongoing, nationwide scam involving a telephone caller posing as a utility company employee threatening to shut off power unless immediate payment is made.

If your Met-Ed account is past-due, you will receive a written notice of your account status, with instructions on how to avoid disconnection of service. While a Met-Ed representative may call a customer whose bill is in arrears in order to remind them that a payment is due, the representative would explain how a payment can be made using our established payment options. They will NOT demand payment over the phone.

If a caller threatens to shut off your power unless immediate payment is received, hang up. If you wish to verify your account status or the identity of a Met-Ed employee, please call 1-800-545-7741.

2015 SUMMER PLAYGROUND PROGRAM

The 2015 Summer Playground Program is underway!  You can still register your child for the program.  Just see a Program Leader at the playground and they will give you an Application Form and the Parent’s Handbook.

The cost of the program has remained the same at $60 per child (checks payable to “Alsace Township” or cash in person).  You will also be required to fill out an Application Form for EACH child participating in the Program.  The Application Form includes important information about your child including, but not limited to, medical and contact information.  Click on the following for a copy of the Application Form:  2015 – Recreation Program REGISTRATION FORM – with LATE PICKUP FEE charge

Children from 5 to 14 years old are accepted into the Program.  The Summer Playground Program runs from:

  • June 15 to August 14
  • Monday thru Friday
  • 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Any questions, please feel free to call 610-929-5324 for more information.


 

HISTORY GROUP BEING FORMED!!

The Township is interested in individuals who are interested in Alsace Township’s history for the generations to come!

Alsace Township is in the process of having gatherings to collect historical photos of the Township to create a photo history of this wonderful Township. If you do not have any photos, that is OK too! We also need people who can provide information about the Township and its history.  Before the “old stories” are gone and photos faded, we want to capture Alsace’s wonderful history for the future!  So, if you have a piece of history to share, please join us as we create this new “History Group”.  Perhaps one of you might even come up with a good name for the group!

If you are one of these dedicated, interesting people, call the Township at 610-929-5324 and leave your name and number.  You can also email the Township at alsacetwp@comcast.net with your contact information.  We will have our first meeting when we have enough interested residents.  Bring your ideas and photos!

BAN ON BURNING

Open burn permitted
Call Alsace Manor Volunteer Fire Company at 610-921-9372 for more information.