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Thanks to residents and community stakeholders, West Chester Township was named to MONEY Magazine's list of America's top 50 "Best Places to Live" for a seventh time.
09/18/2018 12:10 PM
Access will be maintained for all residents who live on Fields Ertel Road within the construction limits.
07/12/2018 12:22 PM
A significant roadway improvement to Cincinnati Dayton Road in West Chester is slated to begin June 14. The road will be widened to add capacity and smooth out traffic flow through Olde West Chester, enhancing motorist and pedestrian safety.
Larry D. Burks, West Chester Township’s next Administrator, will take office in 2018.
12/04/2017 6:30 AM
West Chester’s checkbook is now available to view online with an easy-to-use platform powered by OpenGov.
10/25/2017 9:54 AM
How to dispose of leaves and yard waste in an environmentally-friendly way that won't harm storm water assets.
11/16/2018 3:22 PM
Two new full-time police officers were sworn in at the November 13 meeting of the West Chester Board of Trustees.
11/14/2018 4:04 PM
Special thanks to the West Chester-Union Township Historical Society for its support.
Kemba Credit Union to build, add 40 jobs in West Chester Township.
10/31/2018 1:18 PM
The Stepping Up Initiative is intended to prevent unnecessary incarcerations and reduce prison overcrowding while providing underserved populations with better access to help.
10/25/2018 12:30 PM
Closing doors at night helps slow the spread of flames; decreases heat, smoke and carbon monoxide levels; and increases the amount of time one has to escape in the event of a fire.
10/11/2018 1:05 PM
The Community Service and Problem Solving award is for honorees who, “go beyond the call,” by devoting themselves to an unusually high level of service to the community, engaging with others in a positive way to resolve issues.
09/13/2018 8:44 AM
The 2018 operational budget reflected decreasing the part-time personnel complement from 73 to 47 and adding six new career personnel.
09/12/2018 12:26 PM
Over seven years of service, Blek was deployed 463 times and logged more than 1,710 training hours.
09/11/2018 12:12 PM
“Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family, friends and loved ones of Ellie Weik. We hold them in our thoughts and prayers,” said Col. Joel Herzog, West Chester chief of police.
08/29/2018 12:53 PM
West Chester Police Department and Butler County Sheriff's Office provide safety services to the Lakota Local School District and Butler Tech.
08/29/2018 10:00 AM
Traffic will be significantly heavier on Township roads during the school year. Plan ahead and keep safety reminders top-of-mind.
08/14/2018 9:30 AM
Chief Herzog says he'd like to take this opportunity to challenge everyone to get involved in the 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s.
08/13/2018 12:00 PM
Connecting residents with their government by making data easily accessible to the public.
04/27/2018 11:44 AM
Meet three young professionals who spent part of summer getting to know how township government works.
09/08/2017 9:03 AM