Welcome to Solebury Township
Solebury — A Natural Choice
It is our choice to protect and preserve the beauty, unique character and natural resources of Solebury Township for our residents, both now and in the future.
While balancing the rights of the individual property owner with the good of the community as a whole, we will manage growth to promote sustainability of our natural resources, preserve our land, and protect and revere our historic heritage...
December Planning Commission Meeting Canceled
The scheduled Dec. 9 meeting of the Planning Commission has been canceled.
PennDOT Moves Fleecydale Road Closure for Retaining Wall Replacement
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation on Dec. 2 closed Fleecydale Road between Fretz Mill Road and Route 32 (River Road) in Solebury Township for the construction of a new 300-foot retaining wall to stabilize and support the roadway.
In conjunction with this closure, PennDOT has reopened Fleecydale Road between Fretz Mill Road and Old Carversville Road, where crews worked since last December to rebuild a retaining wall that was failing.
Following this traffic pattern change, PennDOT's contractor will build a new retaining wall to replace a failing wall located west of the Fretz Mill Road intersection. This section of Fleecydale Road is expected to reopen in May 2014.
December Parks & Recreation Meeting Canceled
The Dec. 19 meeting of the Parks and Recreation board has been canceled.
Winter Festival 2014 Highlights
The week-long 2014 Lambertville New Hope Winter Festival kicks off on Jan. 18, featuring a performance by Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Jimmy Webb at the Winter Festival Concert on Friday, Jan. 24. You can download and view the schedule of festival highlights here. Festival proceeds benefit the Parks & Recreation Departments of Solebury, New Hope and Lambertville, as well as the Fisherman's Mark food pantry. The full events schedule and more information can be found on the festival website, http://winterfestival.net.
Penn State Extension Offers Master Well Owner Training
Applications Now Being Accepted for the December 14, 2013 Master Well Owner Course in Bucks County
Pennsylvania is home to over one million private water wells and springs but it is one of the few states that do not provide statewide regulations to protect these rural drinking water supplies. As a result, homeowners using a private well or spring must understand proper water supply management practices to ensure safe drinking water for their family.
Solebury Township Proposed Budget
The proposed 2014 Solebury Township budget is available for review here (PDF).
The Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote on adoption of the budget at its Dec. 17 meeting, which begins at 7:00 p.m. at the Solebury Township Municipal Building, 3092 Sugan Road, Solebury, Pa.
Temporary Road Closures Nov. 23 for Girls on the Run 5k Race
The Girls on the Run 5k road race will take place on the morning of Saturday, Nov. 23. During this time, Solebury Police will temporarily close a few roads for the safety of the participants. The tentative road closure schedule is:
PennDOT to Improve Fleecydale Road in Solebury Township
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will start a $1.7 million project on Monday, Dec. 10 to build new retaining walls to stabilize and support Fleecydale Road in Solebury Township, Bucks County. The project is scheduled to finish in April 2014.