THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON WARRINGTON TOWNSHIP AND BUCKS COUNTY
Governor Tom Wolf ordered the closure of all non-life-sustaining businesses by 8 pm, March 19, 2020. Enforcement began March 23, 2020 and will remain closed until further notice. Life sustaining businesses can remain open. Governor Wolf placed the “Stay-at-Home” order on March 23, 2020.
A recent report from Bucks County Emergency Services reveals total confirmed cases are 1,327; recoveries 264; and deaths 46 within the County of Bucks.
County government buildings closed to the public, on March 24, 2020, in compliance with Gov. Wolf’s stay-at-home order. Essential government services will continue to operate with limited staffing to continue serving public needs while striving to increase its public health services.
Warrington Township closed all township facilities to the public on March 17, 2020. Staff is working remotely, while a couple of employees are staffing the Township Building. Residents can still contact township staff by calling (215) 343-9350.
All Bucks County Parks along with Warrington Township Parks are closed. However, the trails in Warrington Township remain open. Please wear masks and follow social distancing protocol when using these trails.
All schools will remain closed for the remainder of the academic year.
The Bucks County Health Department will be operating on extended evening and weekend hours to answer calls and help with concerns. Call 215-345-3318 or email to: COVID19@buckscounty.org. If the line is busy, leave a message and calls will be returned as soon as possible.
Bucks County Seniors can call 267-880-5700 for assistance, as well as information on services such as meal delivery and independent care. This number is answered Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. After hours and weekends, seniors and their caregivers can leave a message and the Area Agency on Aging will return the call.
Warrington Township Police Department would like to recognize and thank the following businesses who have made generous donations during the pandemic crises:
- Walmart – toilet paper, hand sanitize bottles for each officer, wipes, snacks, bottled water.
- Wawa – crates of beverages
- Home Depot- 25 bottles of Clorox disinfectant spray
- Robert Bellarmine parish – a case of disinfectant wipes, latex gloves, and a box of surgical masks.
- Home Depot –25 bottles of Clorox disinfectant spray
- Faber Distilling Company – Trumbaursville, PA – Hand Sanitizers
- Mermaid Spirits Distillery – Huntingdon Valley, PA – Hand Sanitizers
- BJ Wholesale – Toilet paper, hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes.
- Lowes – lunch
- AXA Advisors – lunch
- Sopranos Pizza – lunch
- Hartford Insurance – lunch
- Warrington Pizza – lunch
- Nothing Bundt Cakes – dessert
The non-emergency phone number for Warrington Township Police Department is: 215-343-0100.