A complete list of boards & commissions are also available.
Haverford Township is led by nine Township Commissioners who are elected by Ward residents. The Commissioners appoint a Township Manager who then oversees a sizable staff. Regular Meetings are held the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
Administration(610) 446-1000 x 2232
The Office of the Township Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Township and oversight of all government functions including Public Safety, Finance, Public Works, Codes Enforcement, Human Resources, Health, Insurance and Recreation.
Building & Codes(610) 446-1000 x 2270
Responsible for issuing contractor licenses, rental housing licenses, handling code enforcement complaints and overseeing construction standards, inspections and zoning changes within the Township.
Community Development(610) 446-1000 x 2254
Serves as the liaison between the Planning Commission, Zoning Hearing Board and the Historical Commission. Also oversees development of the Township's Comprehensive Plan and ongoing capital improvement projects.
Responsible for the administration of activities pertaining to the receipt, expenditure, accounting, investment, custody and control of Township funds. Also assists the Township Manager in presenting the annual budget and capital improvement plan for approval by the Commissioners.
Fire Bureau(610) 446-1000
Five Fire Companies provide fire protection and prevention services for the residents and businesses of the Township.
Department of Public Health(610) 446-1000 x 2501
Responsible for providing residents information on various public health concerns and coordinating initiatives related to environmental, trash, rodent control, vector control and other public health-related concerns.
Human Resources(610) 446-1000 x 2231
Responsible for recruiting Township employees and coordinating compensation, employee benefits and cost recovery activities.
The official public library for the Township since 1934. Visit their website at www.haverfordlibrary.org or click the link above.
Paramedics(610) 446-1000 x 2222
The Haverford Township Paramedic department is responsible for providing emergency medical services with the highest standards of safety, patient care, customer service and related educational services.
Parks & Recreation
The Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for providing quality recreational programs, facilities and related services to residents of the Township.
Merry Place (a Parks & Rec Facility)(610) 446-9397
Merry Place, located in Glendale Park, is a part of Haverford Township's Department of Parks and Recreation. It includes a playground and nature area that are accessible for all people.
Haverford Township's Skatium has one of the 'Best Ice Surfaces' in the Delaware Valley. Skatium hosts college hockey, youth hockey, adult hockey, figure skating and other events.
Police Department(610) 853-1298
The Haverford Township Police Department is a full service law enforcement agency that proudly serves a community of 50,000 residents.
Public Works(610) 446-1000 x 2263
Responsible for providing safe, drivable roads, and well-maintained Township buildings for residents.
Home of Haverford Township's "Green Initiative".
Emergency Notification System
A service provided by the Township Public Safety Department to reach out to the public in the case of emergencies.
Human Relations Commission(610) 446-1000 x 2232
The Human Relations Commission was established by Ordinance 2626, Chapter 183, enacted by the Haverford Township Board of Commissioners in 2011. This anti-discrimination law protects against discrimination in employment, housing, commercial property, and use of public accommodation.