News & Events

Road Closures-W Lexington Rd & Memorial Rd

Lexington Road, from Doe Run Road to Fairview Road and Memorial Road, from W. Lexington Road to Newport Road will be closed to all through traffic, during daytime hours on Monday, July 23rd, Tuesday, July 24th, Wednesday, July 25th, and Thursday, July 26th. The closings will be during daytime hours and will be for storm […]

Oil & Chip Road Surfacing

The township uses oil and chip surfacing because it costs about 12 times less than resurfacing with asphalt or concrete. Oil and chip is used on lower-traveled and lower speed roads. Oil and chip resurfacing is approved by PennDOT for these kinds of roadways. It typically takes about two days for the loose stones to […]

2017 NWLCA Drinking Water Quality Report

NWLCA Drinking Water Customers Please visit here to view the NWLCA 2017 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report. This report contains important information about the source and quality of your drinking water. For a translation of the water quality report or to speak with someone about the report please call (717) 664-0746. If you would like a […]

Firefighter Crisis

For nearly three centuries, communities across Pennsylvania have relied on volunteer fire companies to protect property and save lives. Today, this volunteer model is in jeopardy. Across the state, local fire companies are struggling. Volunteers are dwindling and costs are soaring. Training requirements have intensified. With donations and volunteers harder to come by, the future […]

PennDOT to Repair U.S. 322

PennDOT to Repair, Pave a 7.46-Mile Section of U.S. 322 Survey, clearing, and drainage work scheduled in advance of nighttime base repair and paving. Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will set work zone signs today announcing that on Tuesday, May 15, its contractor will begin surveying and clearing brush on a […]

PennDOT to Repair Route 72

PennDOT to Repair, Pave Route 72 through Manheim and Rapho Twp. Cross pipe work scheduled in advance of base repair and paving later this summer. Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today that its contractor has begun preparatory work on a project to repair and resurface a 3.49-mile section of Route […]

License Your Dog in PA

The Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement will be conducting a license canvas in Lancaster County in May.  Multiple wardens will be going door to door educating dog owners as well as checking the status of their dog licenses and rabies vaccinations. All dogs three months or older must be licensed by Jan. 1 of each […]

EMS Bystander Response Training

Northwest EMS (Emergency Management System) provides lifesaving emergency medical care but they can’t do it alone. Northwest EMS needs your help to save the life of your loved one, friend, or neighbor. Bystanders are the critical link to saving lives in the precious minutes before an ambulance arrives! Please do not let another day go […]

Resolution 2-2018-Water Meter Frozen or Inoperable

The Northwestern Lancaster County Authority approved a resolution requiring a fee to be paid when a water meter is frozen or rendered inoperable by other negligent action by the meter user. The fee equals the cost to replace the water meter plus a two percent administrative fee. To view the resolution, click here.