This Charter and all subsequent amendments thereto shall define the powers and establish the form of government for Upper Providence Township in the County of Delaware in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. This Charter is the basic law of the Township and is restricted only by the Constitutions and laws of the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
This Municipality now known as "Upper Providence Township," shall continue to be a body politic and municipal corporation under the same name and to act for the Commonwealth in the execution of Commonwealth programs within the Township's boundaries.
The boundaries of the Township shall continue to be the present boundaries of Upper Providence Township. The boundaries of the Township may be changed hereafter as prescribed by or pursuant to the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.