Welcome to the Borough of Elverson

Please take a few moments to browse our website.  Scroll down the main page octafx review for timely announcements as well as view the Elverson Borough Newsletter and minutes from Borough Council meetings.


Elverson Boro Hall

101 S. Chestnut St. (Rt. 82)

Hours:  9-4 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

Phone:  610-286-6420 my octafx



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MEMORIAL DAY CELEBRATION   Monday    May 25th  10:30 - Elverson Methodist Cemetery

CONCERT IN THE PARK              Saturday   June 27th    6:30 - Livingood Park

Click here for concert details



(for detailed info - Scroll down to "SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL")

STREET SWEEPING          Thursday/Friday       May 14th & 15th


Elverson Borough Newsletters

May/June 2009

March/April 2009

January/February 2009

November/December 2008

Trash Talk - Special Edition

September/October 2008

July/August 2008

May/June 2008

March/April 2008

January/February 2008

November/December 2007

 September/October 2007

July/August 2007

May/June 2007

Submission deadline is the 15th of the previous month. Send items by contacting the editor at 26 E. Main Street, brenda@stoltzfus.com or 610-286-5115.



Elverson Borough
Council Minutes

Borough Council meets at the Borough Hall on the first Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.

unless otherwise announced in the Reading Eagle.

April 2009

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Curbside Trash Collection

  • Trash collection days are every Tuesday at curbside and must be placed at curbside on Monday after 4:00 PM. If Tuesday is a holiday, collection will be on Wednesday. 

  • Only trash in the official "Keep Elverson Clean" bags will be collected. 

  • Residents may purchase the bags at Elverson Supply Company or Boro Hall.

  • Bags are sold for $3.00 each. You may buy as many as you like. 

  • Trash bags are 30 gallons in size. 

  • Filled trash bags can weigh no more than 40 pounds when placed at the curb for pick-up. 

  • Trash bags must be closed with the provided twist tie. 

  • No trash in cans will be collected. 

  • Large items over 40 pounds must be set out on the Bulk Pickup Day.

Curbside Recycling

  • Recycling pick-up days are every Tuesday at curbside. 

  • Each new residence receives one recycling container. Additional recycling containers are $6 and can be ordered by calling Boro Hall (610-286-6420).

  • Residents are responsible for the safe keeping of their recycling container. Replacement recycling containers are $6.

  • Recycling containers may be set out even if no trash is set out.

  • Recycle plastics with numbers 1 through 9

  • Recycle glass - clean food & drink bottles & jars only

  • Metal food & beverage cans - rinsed

  • Loose papers and newspapers must be tied or in brown paper bag

Drop-off Cardboard / Paper Recycling

  • Paper/cardboard recycling drop-off hours are the first Saturday of the month, 8 a.m. to 12 noon at the Old Railroad Station dumpster.

  • Please flatten cardboard boxes.

  • Absolutely no tires

Yard Waste

  • Dates for Yard Waste pick-up are:  October 25, November 8 and November 22
  • Spring 2009 Yard Waste is May 9
  • Leaves and grass must be in PAPER BIODEGRADABLE BAGS
  • Branches must be bound and not longer than 4 feet

Bulk Pick-up

  • Bulk Pick-up for 2009 is May 12th

  • Large Items only will be picked up (i.e. furniture and appliances). 

  • It is not necessary to attach an official bag.

  • Items not permitted include tires, building materials & appliances with Freon.

Street Sweeping

  • The next street sweeping is scheduled for May 14th and May 15th 
    You should sweep any sidewalk and/or driveway cinders into the street the day before.



Contact Peggy Kandle, Borough Secretary/Treasurer at 610-286-6420.

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Elverson EMS.

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Last Updated Tuesday May 12, 2009

Contact webmaster at:  boro@elverson.org