COVID-19 - Borough Services

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Borough Building Closed

The Borough Building will be closed until further notice in response to preventative measures regarding COVID-19.

The West Chester Borough Administration Offices remain closed for the next two weeks.

Remote Staff

Although the Municipal Building is closed, much of our staff is working remotely and we will do our best to continue providing service.

Borough Council Meetings

All Borough Council Council meetings are being conducted virtually, through WebEx in April.

Trash & Recycling & STREET SWEEPING

Trash and Recycling will continue your normal collection days.

Street Sweeping will continue in the Town Center and Parking Restriction times will be enforced in this area. NO Street Sweeping will be done in Residential areas in the Borough.

Parking Services

Parking Enforcement shall be FREE at metered spaces in the town center until 7:00 PM. After 7:00 PM, enforcement at meter spaces will be enforced so that vehicles are not left at spaces overnight.

West Chester Borough has a secured “Drop Box” in the main parking lot located next to the flagpole and bike rack. This box is to be used for paying parking tickets.

Parking enforcement remains available for resident complaints.

PUBLIC WORKS SERVICES

Essential services will continue which include, regular trash & recycling pick-up, and street sweeping in Town Center only. There will be no non-essential services from the Public Works

Borough Parks, Playgrounds & Basketball Courts

The playground equipment in all borough parks are closed until further notice.

The basketball courts in the borough parks are closed until further notice.

We THANK all our residents and business owners for their understanding, support and assistance during the time of this crisis.

Additional Information

If residents need help getting groceries or other supplies, or have other unmet needs, email the Township’s Emergency Operations Center or call 610-636-3351 and we’ll do our best to help. 

To stay Informed:  

Sign up for ReadyChesco to receive the latest alerts about COVID-19 from Chester County and West Whiteland Township. 

  • Expand “County Services” and click “Public Health”
  • Go to “My Community” and select “West Whiteland Township” to get Township alerts and news. 

Chester County Health Department (CCHD)

Call: If you have specific questions about COVID-19, you can call CCHD at 610-344-6225 and follow the phone prompts. Staff are on site seven days a week from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM answering questions. After hours you will be connected to the Greater Philadelphia Coronavirus Helpline which is staffed 24/7. 

Chester County Health Department’s website 

Police and Emergency

Have an emergency? Call 911.  

Need the police, but it’s not an emergency? Call (