Borough Hall currently remains closed.  Borough staff is available by telephone (610-543-4599) and e-mail ( The Borough Police and Fire Departments remain on duty 24/7. Call 911 for assistance.  

Please follow these Green Phase guidelines when using Borough parks, playgrounds, and other public spaces. 

Trash, recycling, and yard waste collection are continuing as scheduled.  Orders for leaf mulch can be made by telephone, e-mail or on-line through "On-Line Bill Pay" on the front page of the website.  Checks for payment should be mailed to the Borough office.

Borough Council's regularly scheduled July Council meetings will be held virtually on Zoom.  For detailed information on how to participate, click the "Borough Council Meetings" tab. 

Check out the Swarthmore Public Library's Facebook page or website for plans during the Yellow Phase of the Governor's re-opening plan.

Follow Swarthmore Town Center on Facebook for what's going on with Town Center merchants during the Green Phase of the Governor's re-opening plan.

Current updates from Delaware County:

Delaware County Government Center Opening June 29

Delco Strong Small Business Program

COVID-19 websites:

Delaware County (This website provides a direct link to data and maps for Delaware County COVID-19 cases)

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Pennsylvania Department of Health (translated materials)

Swarthmore Senior Citizens Association

The following Public Health hotlines have been established for COVID-19 information:

Delaware and Chester Counties: 610-344-6225

Philadelphia region: 1-800-722-7112.

Commonwealth: 1-877-PA-HEALTH (1-877-724-3258).