What East Brandywine Township Does

  1. General Administration

    General Administration

    Local government is becoming more complex every day. Across the country residents are demanding more services and federal and state governments are placing more responsibility at the local level. The administration of local government requires much "behind the scenes" work in support of those employees and contractors providing direct services to the residents of East Brandywine Township.

  2. Historic Preservation

    Historic Preservation

    Historic Commission is an advisory body to both the Board of Supervisors and Planning Commission. Members survey and research historic resources, review of demolition permits affecting historic resources, publish historical books and brochures, and maintain official historic resource maps and archives.

  3. Land Use Planning & Zoning Administration

    Land Use Planning & Zoning Administration

  4. Parks & Recreation

    Parks & Recreation

  5. Preserving Open Space

    Preserving Open Space

  6. Public Safety

    Public Safety

  7. Public Works

    Public Works

    The Public Works Department consists of four full-time and one part-time employees who are responsible for: More than 35 miles of Township-owned roads; mowing and maintaining Township parks and trails; the curbside chipping and leaf collection services; maintaining the Township's vehicle fleet and equipment; and maintaining Township facilities.

  8. Sewerage


    The Township's Municipal Authority operates and maintains three wastewater treatment facilities serving nearly 700 customers in the communities of Keats Glen/Delaware County Community College, Hopewell/Guthriesville, and Applecross.

  9. Trash, Recycling, Chipping & Yard Waste

    Trash, Recycling, Chipping & Yard Waste

    The Township provides curbside collection of trash, recycling, bulk trash items, bundled yard waste, and loose leaves. The Township also offers a limited wood chipping service, sells mulch, operates a recycle center, as well as sponsoring e-waste and hazardous household waste collection events.