Welcome to Nockamixon Township online.

We strive to populate this site with the information you need and want about our Township. If you can’t find what you’re seeking, we welcome suggestions for helpful content via the form on our Contact page.

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.



Get Answer to Historic Commission Quiz!

Increased Bear Sightings:
How to Avoid Them and What To Do If You Can’t


Road & Bridge Closures in and around Nockamixon Twp:

  • Headquarters Road BridgeHeadquarters 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



Emergency Situations & Events

In the event of any type of emergency, natural or human-caused:

  1. NEM Logo RGBIf you experience life-threatening conditions, dial 911 and follow their instructions.
  2. 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.
  3. Monitor the Twitter feed (@NoxEMAWxComm) and Facebook page of the Nockamixon Emergency Management Agency for breaking news.
  4. During ongoing incidents, check the EMA website for emergency alerts and instructions.
  5. 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.

PA State Police InsigniaLAW ENFORCEMENT

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.