Crossing Guards

The coordination and supervision of the school crossing guards is under the direction of the Sergeant of the Special Operations Division. There were sixty three men and women employed as crossing guards in 2017, these guards are responsible for all of the school crossings within the Township. The department always welcomes residents to submit applicants for this position. This can be done by contacting the secretary of the Crossing Guard/Meter Enforcement Office at 610-853-1298 ext. 1261.

Training for the crossing guards is conducted by the Special Operations Unit officers. This training is conducted on the first day of school, and serves as a refresher for the guards as to their responsibilities in crossing the school aged children and pedestrians.

School Crossing Guards - 2017 Report