Welcome New Residents

Hello and Welcome to the Area! We are pleased that you chose a home in Dover and hope that you grow to enjoy the area as much as we all do. Below you will find the New Residents packet available for download. If you would like an original, paper copy, …

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About Dover Township

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It was under the authority of the Lancaster County Court that Dover Township was formed in 1743. It was formed out of old Manchester Township which was so large that it even extended into Adams County. The township’s name, Dover, was selected because of an Englishman’s nostalgia for his earlier …

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West Nile Virus mosquito samples collected in Manchester Township & York City

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Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Vector Management is reporting York County mosquito samples testing positive for West Nile Virus. Samples containing Culex restuans/pipiens collected by the York County Mosquito Surveillance Program on July 20 in Manchester Township & York City have tested positive. Additional mosquito surveillance, sampling and larval control …

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Cumberland And York Counties Close Bishop Bridge

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Bridge Permanently Closed After Inspection Reveals Significant Deterioration Of The 123- Year-Old Structure Carlisle, PA – Cumberland and York Counties today announced the permanent closure of Bishop Bridge carrying Bishop Road over the Yellow Breeches Creek in Upper Allen Township, Cumberland County and Monaghan Township, York County. The 123-year-old bridge …

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West Nile Virus Mosquito Sample Collected in West Manchester & Carroll Townships

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Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Vector Management is reporting York County mosquito samples testing positive for West Nile Virus. Samples containing Culex restuans/pipiens collected by the York County Mosquito Surveillance Program on July 7 in West Manchester Township and July 9 in Carroll Township have tested positive. Additional mosquito surveillance, …

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Stormwater BMP Inspections in Dover Township

Dover Township public works staff has been inspecting stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs) throughout the urbanized areas of the Township. Our National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) https://www.epa.gov/npdes permit requires the Township to inspect BMPs to confirm that they are functioning properly to collect sediment and contaminants from entering the …

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