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Our five-member Board of Supervisors meet at 7:30 PM on the third Thursday of each month at our township building. Regular meetings are open to the public and respectful input is welcomed during public comment time. The deadline to enter items into the official BOS Meeting Agenda is 3:00 pm Thursday, prior to a meeting.
Executive Sessions are limited to topics of real estate, litigation or personnel, and to information that cannot be discussed in public for any number of reasons. A written request for an Executive Session must be received in the Township office the Thursday prior to the regularly scheduled BOS meeting at 3:00 PM. Executive Sessions are held at the discretion of the Chair, or if an emergency arises. In the latter case, those requesting an Executive Session must include a brief explanation of the need.
The Bridge on Lonely Cottage Drive between Marienstien Road and Kintner Hill Road will be closed until further notice due to repairs.
Increased Bear Sightings:
How to Avoid Them and What To Do If You Can’t
Road & Bridge Closures in and around Nockamixon Twp:
- Headquarters Rd., Tinicum Twp. – Bridge Damage: CLOSED & DETOURED between Red Hill Rd. & Tankhannen Rd. DETOUR POSTED. 3/2/11-Indefinitely. Update video from 7/30/14.
- PA 32 (River Rd.), Plumstead in Tinicum Twp. – Bridge Replacement. POSSIBLE LANE RESTRICTION between Byram Rd. & Tohickon Hill Rd. Weekdays. 9 AM – 3 PM. 12/9/13-11/14
- Point Pleasant Pike, Plumstead Twp. – Resurfacing. LANE RESTRICTIONS between PA 413 & Plumstead Quarry Rd. from 9 AM – 3 PM. 7/14/14-8/15/14.
- PA 611 (Easton Rd.) in Plumstead Twp. – Rumble Strip Installations. LANE RESTRICTIONS between Curly Hill Rd. & Quarry Rd. from 9 AM – 3 PM, 8/4/14-8/8/14.
- Fretz Valley Rd./Creamery Rd., Bedminster in Tinicum Twp. Milling/Base Repair. CLOSED & DETOUR POSTED between PA 113 (Bedminster Rd.) & Durham Rd. from 6 AM – 5 PM, 7/21/14-8/8/14.
- Fleecy Dale Rd., Solebury Twp. – Road Reconstruction. CLOSED & DETOURED TO VEHICULAR & PEDESTRIAN TRAFFIC between Green Hill Rd. & PA 32 (River Rd.). 24-HOUR DETOUR POSTED, 5/28/13-5/15.
- Upper Ridge Rd./Finland Rd./Ridge Valley Rd., Milford in West Rockhill Twp. Rumble Strip Installations. LANE RESTRICTIONS between I-476 & Forrest Rd. from 9 AM – 3 PM, 8/4/14-8/8/14.
Emergency Situations & Events
In the event of any type of emergency, natural or human-caused:
- If you experience life-threatening conditions, dial 911 and follow their instructions.
- Tune to your local radio or TV station for breaking news and emergency alerts. We recommend WFMZ Channel 69 (TV), WDVR FM 89.7 or 91.9.
- Monitor the Twitter feed (@NoxEMAWxComm) and Facebook page of the Nockamixon Emergency Management Agency for breaking news.
- During ongoing incidents, check the EMA website for emergency alerts and instructions.
- Nockamixon Township has no police department of its own. We are protected by the State Police stationed at Dublin Barracks. If you must call them directly, you can do so at 610-847-0911. Their non-emergency number is 215-249-9191.
Nockamixon Township does not have its own local police force. We are patrolled by the Pennsylvania State Police from the Dublin barracks at 3218 Rickert Road in Perkasie, PA 18944.
State Police public contact line is 215-249-9191.
The Dublin barracks directly line is 610-847-0911 for non-emergency situations. In an emergency, dial 9-1-1.
You can also connect with the PA State Police via social media on Facebook.