Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine today issued “Stay at Home” orders to Allegheny, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Monroe, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties, as the state seeks relief to save lives and stop the spread of COVID-19.
This order takes effect at 8:00 PM on Monday, March 23, 2020, and will continue until April 6, 2020.
It is critical to our sewer infrastructure that residents do not toss disinfectant wipes, paper towels and other paper products used into the toilet. See this NYTimes Article for more information.
- Avon Park is now restricting all group activities, including playground and recreational equipment.
- Avonworth Community Park is following the lead of the Pennsylvania State Parks and remaining open except for the playground area. Please note that the restrooms facilities are not yet open for the season, however there are two hand wash stations available for use.
Park users should practice social distancing by staying at least six feet apart from each other. If residents choose to use playground equipment, park benches or other outdoor items with touch surfaces, proper handwashing and/or use of hand sanitizer is strongly encouraged before and afterward.
Everyone can do their part to help us respond to this emerging public health threat. Routine use of these measures by individuals and their families can go a long way to prevent the spread of illness and help us respond to an outbreak:
For more detailed information, refer to Ben Avon’s Coronavirus page.
For details on this multi-year project, go to the Borough Construction and Roads Update Page.