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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Intermediate Ave Paving

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Beginning July 1, 2022, paving contractors working for Dover Area School District and the developers of Dover Highlands will begin paving work on portions of Intermediate Ave. Weather permitting work is scheduled to be complete by July 12th. Avoid the area if possible, during this period.

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Bid Tab Results

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Bid Tab Results   Sealed proposals will be received before 9:00 a.m. (prevailing time), publicly opened and read at Dover Township, 2480 West Canal Road, Dover, PA 17315, Tuesday, June 21, 2022, for the following: Paving Restoration- 300 S.Y. In-Kind Pinchtown Road- 1650 S.Y. Milling, 9,350 S. Y. FDR 10”…

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Notice of SW Ordinance Adoption

DOVER TOWNSHIP YORK COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA   NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF DOVER, YORK COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, TO REPEAL AND REPLACE THE DOVER TOWNSHIP CODE OF ORDINANCES CHAPTER 19, “STORMWATER MANAGEMENT”     NOTICE is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors of Dover Township intends…

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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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Resurfacing Project Planned for Board Road (Route 1031) in Manchester Twp, York County

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Harrisburg, PA – A 0.8-mile resurfacing project on Board Road (Route 1031) in Manchester Township, York County, is underway. Daytime base repair work began Monday, April 11. There will continue to be short-term lane closures during daylight hours. Weather permitting, a contractor will conduct a three-day paving operation from 8:30…

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