Located in Montgomery County, East Norriton Township is one of 1,457 Townships of the Second Class in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Despite being just one of thousands, the small area of East Norriton Township proudly stands out among the rest. The level of camaraderie and overall sense of community within its borders help make East Norriton a great place to live, and visit! The area is home to a number of businesses whom have been around for more than a hundred years, while also boasting a variety of new and exciting small businesses that are helping support Montco’s shop small, support local culture.
Historically speaking, the township was incorporated on March 9th, 1909 after a lawsuit by its citizens resulted in the separation of the Township of Norriton into two unique and distinct municipalities known today as, East and West Norriton Townships. The community is governed by a Board of Supervisors comprised of 5 members who are elected for six year terms. They are charged under the Code for Townships of the Second Class with a sworn duty to provide for the health, safety and welfare of its residents. Thanks to their work ethic and dedication to the residents of this close knit community, the local board of supervisors have helped make East Norriton Township one of the most up and coming areas of Montgomery County.
Whether your throwing strikes at Facenda Whitaker Lanes, taking a walk through Stanbridge Park, or grabbing a pint at Capone’s Restaurant, East Norriton is home to an amazing array of local establishments. Below you will find a list of destinations that have helped put East Norriton Township in the spotlight for their positive contributions to Montgomery County.
We’re turning the spotlight on East Norriton for an up close look at some of the hardworking businesses, organizations, and people that make this community so special. The community has been rejuvenated with new products from brand new businesses, and staple stores. This is East Norriton Happening!
Explore the beauty of East Norriton Township; go behind the scenes at some of the businesses that make this town tick; and learn about the latest developments going into improving the community!
SPOTLIGHT ON EAST NORRITON HAPPENING:
Nrgize Lifestyle Cafe
2961 Swede Rd
East Norriton, PA 19401
Looking for a boost of energy? No, we’re not talking about the sugar infused energy drinks found on local supermarket shelves. We’re talking about all natural energy, the kind that can only be found in fresh fruits, vegetables and essential vitamins and proteins. Since March of 2015, Nrgize Lifestyle Cafe in East Norriton has been fueling the health and dietary needs of our local residents and continues to grow in popularity with each passing customer served.
Jefferson Outpatient Imaging
1 West Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
World class medical screening in the fields of radiology, with a team of highly accomplished specialists dedicated to assisting you with your medical needs. That’s what you can expect from some of the best hospitals in Philadelphia, but more importantly, it’s exactly what you’ll receive from the team at Jefferson Outpatient Imaging (JOI) in East Norriton. Now in it’s 4th year, Jefferson Outpatient has helped thousands of our local residents find comfort in their medical screening experiences.
Elmwood Park Zoo
1661 Harding Blvd.
East Norriton, PA 19401
Lying on the outskirts of East Norriton, you will find a wildlife refuge where over 80 species of animals live together in peace, balance and perfect harmony. It’s a place where guests are not only invited to see the animals, but encouraged to interact and learn from them! Obviously, we can only be referring to East Norriton’s famous Elmwood Park Zoo. A facility that has been an integral part of our community and its local residents, both animal and human for almost 100 years now!
HOGS & HONEYS FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT MISSION KIDS
502 West Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19043
It’s all for the kids! The Hogs and Honeys Valentine’s Benefit Party for Mission Kids is one of Montgomery County’s most talked about and celebrated annual fundraisers, and for good reason! Each year, thousands of our local residents head to the Valley Forge Casino and Resort for a night of live music, food vendors, drinks, prizes, photo op’s, and so much more. The yearly event was created to help raise money and awareness for Mission Kids, a local child care advocacy center.
The young kids of Montgomery County are literally bouncing off the walls, but in the best way possible!
Our spotlight on everything happening in East Norriton Township concludes with the fun and child friendly services brought to you by the staff at Bouncetown, Inc.. The local “kidnasium” is host to a wide array of air inflated obstacles designed to maximize your child’s creativity, health and sense of adventure.l
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