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History of Amity
 
First Church
1915
Amity Homecoming and Historical Pageant
September 4-6, 1915
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1969
250th Anniversary 1719-1969
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1998-1999
Rite Aid moves out of Redners complex and into own building
Wawa built (Sunoco and Getty close)
New Post Office built 
National Penn Bank expands into old post office section of building



2000

2001

2002

2003

2004
McDonalds built on 422
Amity Intermediate Center built
ItsAmity.com becomes the first Amity community website
Middle School construction begins pic pic

2005
March - Peter Jones House dismantled for construction of Benjamin Franklin Court (video)
July -  Daniel Boone increases school tax 11.4%  from 22.00 mils 24.50 mils
Dec - Benjamin Franklin Court completed
Dec - Merritt's Doll Museum and Museum of Childhood closes after 42 years

2006
April - CVS Pharmacy opens 
June - Amity Park completed with playground, paths, sports fields and tennis courts.
July - Floods cancel Mouns Jones Fair
August -  Construction begins on Douglassville Shopping Center 
August - Historic Tollhouse dismantled
August - Thun Trail to Pottstown completed
Middle School completed and school starts pic
September - Amity Skate Park opens 
October 8 - Rain storm floods many homes
November - Daniel Boone Elementary School construction started
Ace Hardware opens

2007
April - Benjamin Franklin Court completely occupied
July -  Daniel Boone increases school tax from 24.50 mils to 26.25 mils

2008
July - New rescue firetruck arrives
August - Monocacy Elementary Center opens

2009

2010
Daniel Boone increases school tax from 27.65 to 28.42, a 0.77-mill increase.

2013
Reconstruction of River Bridges begins (5/6)
Amity Primary Center closes
Keystone Villa expands again
Reconstruction of 1st River Bridge complete (12/3)

2014
Reconstruction of 2nd River Bridge complete (12/15)