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Posted on: September 10, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Municipal Monthly E-News: September 2021



Upcoming Events

  • Open-Air Downtown closure – every weekend until November 29th, Friday: 4pm to 11pm, Saturday/Sunday: 7am to 11pm
  • First Fridays – 9/3, Main and Bridge Street Parking Lot, 5:30pm to 8:30pm
  • Molly Maguire’s Half Way to St. Patty’s Day Celebration -9/18 
  • Guatemala Celebration– 9/18 at Reservoir
  • Green Earth Festival – 9/18 at Farmer’s Market
  • Phoenixville Art Festival – 9/25 in the Main and Bridge Street Parking Lot

Borough Council and Committee Meetings This Month


9/7 – Hist. Arch. Review Board 5pm, Police, Personnel, Public Safety 6pm, Civil Service Commission 7pm, (as needed) – moved due to Labor Day holiday

9/9 – Planning Commission – 7pm

9/13 – Beautification Advisory Commission 5:30pm, Tree Advisory Commission 6:30pm

9/14 – Council 7pm

9/15 – Zoning Hearing Board 7pm (as needed)

9/20 – Recreation Board 6:30pm

9/21 – Parks & Recreation 6pm, Infrastructure, Tech., Transportation 7pm

9/28 – Policy 6pm, Finance 7pm

9/29 – Phoenixville Reg. Planning Committee 7:30pm

 For virtual meeting links and meeting details, please visit our website at:
At this time, all public participation will be done virtually via Zoom. Only board and committee members will meet in person.



In recent months, the Department has sought to increase awareness and understanding of the wide variety of private and public development projects within the Borough. The website has been updated to provide up to date summaries, drawings and when available, renderings of the projects. New Projects Under Review, Approved, and Borough Capital Projects are all highlighted and updated as they progress through the specified Planning Process. The projects page can be found here: 


Construction on our new Recreation Center is moving along! This new building is expected to open in early 2022! 

Site preparations are beginning for the new Fire House on Paradise Street. We are excited to begin construction soon!


Recreation News

Reservoir Disc Golf 

Come out and play the new 18-hole disc golf course located at Reservoir Park.  Thanks to all the volunteers that made this project possible.  Special thanks to Todd Palmer and Virtual Farm Creative.

Soccer Shots 

Soccer Shots is an engaging children's soccer program with a focus on character development for ages 2-8. The program consists of fun drills and games designed to teach skills such as dribbling, passing, shooting defending and positioning.  

Location: Morris St. Park


  1. Saturdays 9/11-10/30 (8 weeks) 
    1. 8:45-9:15am (Minis)   
    2. 9:25-10:05am (Classics)  
    3. 10:15-10:55am (Premier)  
    4. Make Up Dates: 11/6, 11/13 
  2. FALL (I) - Sundays 9/12-10/31 (8 weeks) 
    1. 8:45am-9:15am (Mini) 
    2. 9:25am-10:05am (Classic)
    3. Make Up Dates: 11/7, 11/14
    4. FALL (I) – Thursdays 9/9-10/21 (7 weeks)
       5:15-5:45pm (Minis)   
    5. 5:55-6:35pm (classic)   
    6. Makeup Dates: 10/28, 11/4  


FEES:  $120 for 8 week sessions, $105 for 7 week sessions


Youth Crossfit

Come join us for some socially distanced, outdoor CrossFit workouts on Saturday mornings at Reeve's park!  The workouts can be modified to any ability so all are welcome.  Show up with a cold drink and ready to put in some work!  

Location: Reeves Park

When: Saturday mornings, September 18-October 23 


Ages: 13-18 years

Cost: FREE

 Any questions or to register, reach out to John at

Yoga for Teens

All levels yoga class for youth ages 13-18.  Bring your own mat to practice mindfulness and relaxation.  

LOCATION: Reeves Park

DATES: Sunday Mornings September 19-October 24

TIME: 10-11AM

COST: $50 for the 6-week session/$10 drop in 


Mixed Media Art Classes for ages 5-14

We believe everyone can, and should learn how to draw, and we want to give everyone an opportunity to find their inner artist. Join us for a series of classes where we will discuss different drawing and coloring techniques and coloring media. Spots are limited- register today!

LOCATION: Phoenixville Civic Center


SESSION 1:  8 weeks                                                             

Thursdays 5.30-6.30PM 

Sept 16-Nov 4 2021 


Saturdays 11AM-12PM 

Sept 18-Nov 6 2021


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