FAQ: Government

Where is the Township Building located?
The Township Building is located on the corner of Paoli Pike and Five Points Road, diagonally across the street from BB&T Bank. The street address is 1025 Paoli Pike, West Chester, PA, 19380. Click here for directions.

What are the business hours for West Goshen Township offices?
Township offices are open Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Who are our state officials?
Carolyn Comitta – State Senator – 9th District
Diane Herrin – State Representative – 156th District
Chris Sappey– State Representative – 158th District

When are the Township meetings held?


Park & Recreation Board
Planning Commission
Sewer Authority
Zoning Hearing Board

3rd Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.
1st Tuesday at 6:00 p.m.
3rd Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
2nd Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.
1st Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
Hearings scheduled as needed

How may I access the West Goshen Township Code?
The West Goshen Township Code is available on a separate website. Click here to view it online.

Where is the District Court located?
District Court 15-2-03, Government Services Center, 601 Westtown Road, Suite 110, West Chester, PA, 19382 – (610) 436-5757, William Kraut, District Justice.

Which fire company services West Goshen Township?
West Goshen Township is serviced by The Goshen Fire Company and The West Chester Fire Department, including First West Chester Fire Company, Good Will Fire Company, and Fame Fire Company. Emergency medical services are provided by The Goshen Fire Company and The Good Fellowship Ambulance Company.

In case of emergency, dial 911.

What school district are we located in?
West Goshen Township is located in the West Chester Area School District. The number to call for information and assistance is (484) 266-1000.

Who would I contact to get information on my voting district?
Voting Registration Office (610) 344-6410.

Where is the nearest library?
The Chester County Library, which is located next to the Exton Square Mall, (610) 363-0884, or the West Chester Public Library, in West Chester Borough, at 414 North Church Street, (610) 696-1721. Click here to visit the Chester County Library System website.

Which holidays are the Township Administrative offices closed?
New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans’ Day, Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.