Public Safety Alert: Hunting Safety Regulations

The 2017 fall hunting season in underway as regulated by the Pennsylvania State Game Commission. The hunting season regulations can be viewed using the following link to gain information:

http://www.pgc.pa.gov/HuntTrap/Law/Documents/2017-18%20Hunting%20Trapping%20Digest/2017-18%20Hunting%20Trapping%20Digest.pdf

Residences are urged to report all suspicious activity or possible violations to 911 for a response from the Kennett Township Police or the Pennsylvania Game Commission.

Kennett Township provides additional regulations to enhance the safety of our residences. The full details can be viewed using these links.

 http://www.kennett.pa.us/documentcenter/view/1400

http://www.kennett.pa.us/documentcenter/view/252

We would urge all landowners and hunters alike to be aware of their location and proximity to housing.  Additionally, it should be noted that hunting is NOT permitted on Township trails or open space, regardless of any prior hunting permitted on that land or adjacent properties.