Welcome to Yeadon Borough

About Yeadon Borough
Yeadon Borough is a first-generation suburb located along the eastern edge of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, about six miles from Center City Philadelphia. The Borough consists of tree-lined streets with small scale homes and well-landscaped historic neighborhoods. There are distinct areas for industry, office use, restaurants, and shopping. more

Mount Moriah Cemetery, Darby Creek Watershed Cleanup Events – Saturday, April 26

Two separate cleanup events will be taking place in and near the borough on Saturday, April 26. Yeadon Borough is recruiting volunteers to participate in the Darby Creek Watershed Wide Cleanup. Go to dcva.org for more information or call the Borough at 610-284-1606 to sign up. At Mount Moriah Cemetery, The Friends of Mount Moriah Cemetery in partnership with Saint Joseph’s University will be staging a cleanup at this historic cemetery. Call the Borough at 610-284-1606 to sign up.

Snow Protocol

Your cooperation is needed during snowfall events to help the Borough keep the streets cleared and to allow emergency vehicles, pedestrians and vehicular traffic access to the roadway. The greater the snow event the more challenging the task.

Yeadon residents are requested to:

  • Not park on the road until the plowing is complete.
  • Not throw or place shoveled snow into the roadway
  • Not plow their driveways onto the road surface.
  • Not place household items in streets to reserve parking spaces
  • Remove snow from their sidewalks within 12 hours after snow storm has ended (citations will be issued per Borough Ordinance 680.04)
  • Remove all vehicles from designated snow emergency streets (citations will be issued per Borough Ordinance 470.02)

Please see the Snow Protocol page under Police, Fire and OEM for more details.

FY 2014 Budget & FY 2014 Real Estate, Refuse and Sewer Rates Adopted

Approved by Council on the special meeting held December 23, 2013.   The FY 2014 Budget is available on the Local Government page under the budget tab. There are no increases in taxes for borough residents in  2014.  Please see article in News of Delaware County about the great work Council has done to ensure no increases in taxes for 2014. Yeadon 2014 preliminary budget holds the line on tax rate.


Friendship Circle Senior Center Introduces “Aging At Home”

Senior Community Services (SCS) in conjunction with the United Way of Greater Philadelphia has introduced an initiative for residents of Aldan, Colwyn, East Lansdowne, Lansdowne & Yeadon who are 60+ called  ”Aging at Home: A Community Network”.  If you are a senior, or know of an eligible senior, living in their own home who would like door-to-door service to doctor’s visits or the grocery store, needs assistance with households chores: lawn care and snow removal or home repair referrals please call 484-534-2201 or contact Christine Hellmandollar  Chelmandollar@scs-delco,org or Morvia Bowen mbowen@scs-delco.org. For more information, please visit Friendship circle Senior Center, 1515 Lansdowne Avenue, Darby, PA.

Yeadon Borough Town Hall Meeting

The Interconnection Between Sewer Infrastructure, Common Driveways, Refuse Collection and Borough taxes/fees held on Saturday, September 14th & Wednesday, September 25th.   Click here for a PDF of this PowerPoint presentation.

Yeadon Borough Property Maintenance Minimum Housing Quality of Life Code

As a reminder to Yeadon residents:

Ordinance 2005-1315 Section 302 Exterior Property Areas

302.3 Sidewalks and driveways. The property owner shall keep all sidewalks, walkways, stairs, driveways, parking spaces and similar areas in their legal control, in a proper state of repair, and maintained free from hazardous conditions.  Verbiage pertinent to resident’s responsibility from the ordinance can be found on the Code Department page.

Volunteers Wanted for the Yeadon Zoning Hearing Board

Yeadon Borough is looking for interested citizens to serve on the Yeadon Zoning Hearing Board.  If you would like more information on the duties and responsiblities of the Zoning Hearing Board please click here.

New Electronics Recycling Law Takes Effect January 24, 2013

The Pennsylvania Covered Device Recycling Act takes effect January 24, 2013. The new law requires that residents cannot dispose of electronic devices (computers, cell phones, televisions) in the trash. These items must be brought to a recycling operation, the trash hauler will not collect them. For more recycling information and updates please visit www.dep.state.pa.us, recycledelco@comcast.net (Delaware County) or www.yeadonborough.com.

Local Services Tax and Earned Income Tax

Keystone Collections Group is now serving as the new local earned income tax collector, replacing the former collector Centax. Businesses must report the 3rd Quarter employee tax withholdings to Keystone by October 31 either online, or by mail to:
Keystone Collections Group, 546 Wendel Road, Irwin, PA 15642. Phone (toll-free): 855-697-3516. Keystone mailed new forms to businesses and to self-employed individual taxpayers in September. Additional forms are available online or by calling the number above. Self-employed individual taxpayers may also file online.

Yeadon Borough Resident Contact Form and Resident Satisfaction Survey

If you would like to be a part of the Yeadon automated call system with important emergency updates and information about what’s going on in your community, please take a few minutes to complete the Resident Contact Form. Your phone number will be added to the database and you will be alerted automatically with all official announcements.
Have you recently visited or called Borough Hall? If so, we are interested in your feedback. Please take a moment to fill out the Resident Satisfaction Survey. Let us know how we are doing!


Please find attached a list of properties for which taxes were levied and which remain unpaid. This information must be made available to the public pursuant to 53 P.S. 7146 (b)(1).