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Road Closing – W Lexington Rd

West Lexington Road, from Doe Run Road to Newport Road, will be closed to through traffic on Tuesday, May 18th and Wednesday, May 19th, during daytime hours. The closing is for crack sealing. Emergency vehicles, school buses, and mail carriers will be able to get through, if necessary, with a little care. Daryl J. Lefever […]

Hydrant Flushing

MAWSA is flushing hydrants from April 26 to May 7. We anticipate being done with your area by April 28. MAWSA flushes hydrants as part of regular maintenance of the system and water quality. During flushing you may experience low or no water pressure, or temporary water discoloration. Water discoloration does not affect the water […]

Lancaster County COVID-19 Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance

COVID-19 Asistencia de emergencia para alquiler y servicios públicos Helpline: 717-590-3101 Lancaster County Housing & Redevelopment Authorities intend to start processing applications by 3/22/2021 and expect a large number of applications for this assistance. This is not a first come first serve program and applications will be prioritized by arrears and eviction notices. We will […]

Slow Down and Move Over

Every day (on average across the nation) 3 responders are struck and injured at the scene of a roadside emergency that they have been dispatched to, some suffering life-long, career-ending injuries. As if those injuries are not sobering enough, as of February 17, six responders have been struck and killed by a passing motorist in […]

Persevere PA – Crisis Counseling Program

This is the revised Crisis Counseling Program (CCP) Brochure which provides SAMHSA approved crisis counseling tele-health services, through the Center for Community Resources (CCR), and can be provided to people who need support related to the impacts of COVID-19. CCR provides the 24/7 Support and Referral Line that delivers the crisis counseling services. Natalie Herberg, […]

How to Build a New Style Spotted Lanternfly Circle Trap

It is almost time to use traps or sticky bands to protect your trees from spotted lanternflies. Get ready now so you can trap lots of spotted lanternflies safely. Click here or on the link below to learn how to build your own trap without sticky bands or pesticides.

PA Dig 811

Did you know that Pennsylvania requires contractors, sub-contractors, homeowners or individuals who plan to dig anywhere in Pennsylvania to contact PA Dig also know as Pennsylvania811? Only the person doing the actual digging is covered by the call so it is important that you, your contractor or sub-contractor call before you dig or excavate for […]

What can I do with my yard waste?

Updated: Contact your hauler. Haulers are required to provide this as a recycling service but they may charge a fee. Usually branches are shortened and tied in bundles, and grass, weeds, leaves, and garden fiber are put in brown craft bags. Penn Township does not have a yard waste disposal site. Manheim Township no longer […]

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 […]