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

The township boundary is colored red with black, curved text of Dover Township. Center black text York County, PA Established 1743

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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Women’s Business Center Organization

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Be part of the movement! With over 100 professional women as members, the Women’s Business Center Organization (WBCO) provides opportunities for professional development, education, advocacy and mentorship for professional women. WBCO is committed to having membership reflect the broad spectrum of diverse and talented women in York County. Membership to …

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YoCo Bloom Micro Grant Opportunity

The York County Economic Alliance is excited to announce the launch of YoCo Bloom! YoCo Bloom is a new micro-grant program available to YCEA members with initiatives benefiting the York County community. Two grants in the amount of $2,500 each will be awarded to YCEA members (small businesses or non-profits) based in York County …

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Fireworks Law in PA – What You Need to Know

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The PA General Assembly passed House Bill 542 in October of 2017.  This bill was subsequently signed into law by the Governor. PA residents can now purchase and use “Class C” fireworks.  These fireworks are commonly known as consumer-grade fireworks.  These can include firecrackers, bottle rockets, and other fireworks that …

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Bridge Weight Restrictions

The township boundary is colored red with black, curved text of Dover Township. Center black text York County, PA Established 1743

May 22, 2018 As a result of a bridge inspections that identified various levels of deterioration, Dover Township Public Works Department has posted the following bridges with varying weight restrictions that could affect your travels with heavy vehicles: Butter Road (bridge 367) Weight Limit 27 tons, except Combination 39 tons. …

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2017 Annual Water CCR

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2017 ANNUAL DRINKING WATER QUALITY REPORT PWS ID#: 7670073   SYSTEM NAME: Dover Township To download the full copy of this report, click here ***************************************************** The following is an excerpt from the full CCR report ***************************************************** Este informe contiene información importante acerca de su agua potable.  Haga que alguien lo traduzca para …

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