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Summer 2015 Newsletter
The 2015 summer newsletter will not be mailed this quarter, please download it below:

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Pinchot Lake Dam Emergency Action Plan - To view the plan or for questions you may contact the Gifford Pinchot State Park office at (717) 432-5011

Lawrence Baker Sheppard Dam Emergency Response Plan

2015 Electronic Recycling Changes

The Dover Township Recreation Department is selling brick’s that will be engraved with your name or company’s name. Please help Dover Township rebuild the Carousel Building at Brookside Park! The bricks will be used in the patio and walk way that will be connected to the New Carousel Building. Engraved bricks will replace blank bricks already in the patio.
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Rep. Seth Grove and Terry Gendron, of the American Legion Dept. of Pennsylvania are partnering to offer assistance to Veterans of the 196th District.
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2014 Proposed Zoning Changes - click here.

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 home in England.

Dover Township maintains a vast Public Works infrastructure consisting of an estimated 75 miles of water lines, 85 miles of sewer lines, and 120 miles of highways and roads. In addition to the Public Works infrastructure, Dover Township maintains 5 parks and 10 recreational facilities. One of the most known parks, Brookside Park, has been a part of Dover Township’s history since 1901.

Dover Township occupies 42.1 square miles in the Northwestern part of York County, Pennsylvania. Of this, 99.76% consists of land and the remaining 0.24% is water. As of the 2010 census, Dover Township had 21,078 people comprising of 8,715 households. For more 2010 census information, please click here.

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