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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Aerial Black Fly Spraying

An aerial black fly suppression operation is scheduled for Thursday, August 4th on the Juniata River, Conewago Creek, Swatara Creek, Conodoguinet Creek, and Sherman Creek.  This operation will begin in Adams County at 0630am and work towards Huntingdon County. This aerial application will include flights in Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Huntingdon,…

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Extreme Heat

The next several days are expected to have very warm temperatures. While the current forecast doesn’t meet the criteria for the National Weather Service to issue any heat-related advisories or warnings, temps above 90 are expected through Sunday or Monday. Overnights are also forecast to be above average.  Information on…

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Hilton Avenue

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Please expect daily delays and road closures for the next few weeks on Hilton Avenue. Dover Township will be conducting sanitary sewer work. This work will include removing and installing new sanitary sewer manhole frame and covers. This work is intended to eliminate the “BAM” while travelling over the existing…

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Met-Ed’s 2022 Tree-Trimming Program Underway to Enhance Service Reliability

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Work includes trimming along nearly 3,200 miles of power lines READING, Pa., May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Met-Ed, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), continues to conduct tree-trimming work in communities across its eastern Pennsylvania service area as part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance electric service reliability. Maintaining proper clearances around electrical…

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Project Lifesaver

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Project Lifesaver provides law enforcement with a program designed to protect, and when necessary, quickly locate individuals with cognitive disorders who are prone to the life threatening behavior of wandering. The necessity of this program was determined through the correlation between cognitive conditions and the act of wandering. The program…

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