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Farming for Success – June 27, 2019

Join us for Farming for Success, an agronomic field day for farmers, industry representatives, and other agricultural professionals. The field day promises to be an informative event featuring a wide range of crop production topics. Participants can see research plots in the field, learn from Penn State and Ag industry professionals, and visit with industry […]

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Spotted Lanternfly – License requirement and management

The spotted lanternfly (SLF) is an invasive insect that threatens the agricultural, ornamental and timber industries. Help stop the spread! Businesses and organizations must have SLF permits if they move vehicles, products or other conveyances within or out of the quarantine zone which includes Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Chester, Delaware, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, […]

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Recycling Fee increase

The Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority (LCSWMA) announced this month that the Recycling Tipping Fee will increase from $50 to $60 per ton effective July 1, 2019. The rate change is necessary as the cost to LCSWMA for recycling charged by Penn Waste continues to rise, due to declining markets. Accordingly, the cost burden […]

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Road Closure-E Meadow Rd

E. Meadow Road, from Fairview Road to Carol Lane, will be closed to through traffic on Wednesday, June 12th, during daytime hours. The closing is for the installation of drain tile along the road in the area of 751 E. Meadow Road. Emergency vehicles and mail carriers will be able to get through, with a […]

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Road Construction-Manheim Borough

Market Square in Manheim between Main and Charlotte Streets will be closed for traffic on one side at a time (then the other side) for paving construction starting at 6:30am, Monday, June 10 through the month of June. Two-way traffic will be allowed to proceed on one side of the square. No parking will be […]

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Road Closures – S Oak St, Park Hill Dr, Sego Sago Rd, Green Acre Rd

Oak Street, from Fruitville Pike to Sunhill Road, is closed due to a tree; Park Hill Drive, from Bucknoll Road to W. Sunhill Road, is closed due to a low hanging wire and trees; Sego Sago Road from Fairland Road to Green Acre Road, is closed due to a tree across the road on power […]

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PA Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program

Choose Healthy. Choose WIC of Lancaster County! The Lancaster County WIC program is eager to provide families with healthy food options, nutrition education and breastfeeding support.  Recipients include pregnant and postpartum women, infants and children up to age 5.  Most families receiving Medical Assistance, SNAP or cash assistance benefits are eligible. Plus, many working families […]

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What can I do with my yard waste?

Penn Township does not have a yard waste disposal site, however there one property owner within the Township that accepts leaves. Property owner does not accept woody waste. PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL. DO NOT BRING TRASH OR ITEMS NOT REQUESTED TO THE PROPERTY (see below) AND CALL PRIOR TO DELIVERY. Leaves only (no bags) Daniel Lapp, […]

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Lancaster Native Plant and Wildlife Festival – April 27, 2019

We hope you make a day of it and meet all of these awesome people who care for the earth, learn what they have to offer and how you can help! This free event will include presentations, children’s activities, live animals, wildlife arts & crafts, pruning Q&A, and more. When: Saturday, April 27, 2019 Time: […]

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