News & Events

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 […]

Hydrant Flushing

Penn Township/Inframark have started hydrant flushing and this will continue through the end of May. During this time, you may experience a period of low water pressure. Hydrant flushing prevents water quality issues to ensure that you continue to have safe drinking water for you and your family.

Motorless May!

Commuter Services of PA is conducting their 11th Annual “Bike Challenge” this May!  The challenge is open to any individual in the Commuter Services thirteen county region. Simply join Commute PA or sign in to your existing Commute PA account online. Once signed in, go to your Commute PA profile and make sure your organization […]

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, […]

PennDOT to Rebuild Rt. 283 Interchange with Rt. 722, State Road

2-year project will widen State Road, replace bridges over Amtrak and Route 283. Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that on Monday night, March 18, weather permitting, its contractor will place barrier closing the right shoulder along eastbound and westbound Route 283 and shift traffic toward the median in each […]

Lancaster County Conservation District Tree Sale

Every year, the Lancaster County Conservation District holds a tree sale. The tree sale includes several kinds of conifer trees (such as Douglas Fir, Eastern White Pine, etc), hardwood trees (such as Red Maple, Pin Oak, etc.), wildlife species, perennial potted stock, goundcover, containerized seedlings, fruit trees and shrubs (such as Coralstar Yellow Peach, Montmorency […]

Federal Shutdown Scams

Pennsylvania State Police have issued a warning about Federal Shutdown Scams. To learn more, click Federal Shutdown Scams or Captain James H. Fisher | Commanding Officer Pennsylvania State Police | Troop J, Lancaster 2099 Lincoln Highway East | Lancaster, PA 17602 Phone: 717.290.1957 | Fax: 717.299.7663

Addiction and the Brain

Counterdrug partnered with Penn Medicine and Lancaster Joining Forces to create a 2 minute educational video, “Addiction and the Brain”.  It ends with various resources not only for someone with a substance use disorder but also for those close to someone who has an addiction. Click here to view the video or copy the following […]