Welcome New Residents

Hello and Welcome to the Area! We are pleased that you chose a home in Dover and hope that you grow to enjoy the area as much as we all do. Below you will find the New Residents packet available for download. If you would like an original, paper copy, …

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About Dover Township

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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 …

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Job Openings

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There are currently three open positions available at Dover Township: Zoning Officer Dover Township, York County (population 21,000+) is currently accepting applications for Zoning Officer.  This position is a senior level position that supervises the Permit Enforcement Officer in performance of job duties and responsibilities; reviews subdivision and land development …

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Flood & Rain Damages

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Dover Township residents:  if you had damages to your property including trees down and have not reported it, please do so. Indicate which storm: July 21-26 storm, Aug 3-4 storm and/or Aug 12-13 storm. Please indicate the storm date on your reports. Use this link to complete your report. Link:   https://goo.gl/forms/hDBzAAwDyPs0NWjP2 …

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Women’s Business Center Organization

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Be part of the movement! With over 100 professional women as members, the Women’s Business Center Organization (WBCO) provides opportunities for professional development, education, advocacy and mentorship for professional women. WBCO is committed to having membership reflect the broad spectrum of diverse and talented women in York County. Membership to …

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YoCo Bloom Micro Grant Opportunity

The York County Economic Alliance is excited to announce the launch of YoCo Bloom! YoCo Bloom is a new micro-grant program available to YCEA members with initiatives benefiting the York County community. Two grants in the amount of $2,500 each will be awarded to YCEA members (small businesses or non-profits) based in York County …

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Fireworks Law in PA – What You Need to Know

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The PA General Assembly passed House Bill 542 in October of 2017.  This bill was subsequently signed into law by the Governor. PA residents can now purchase and use “Class C” fireworks.  These fireworks are commonly known as consumer-grade fireworks.  These can include firecrackers, bottle rockets, and other fireworks that …

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Bridge Weight Restrictions

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May 22, 2018 As a result of a bridge inspections that identified various levels of deterioration, Dover Township Public Works Department has posted the following bridges with varying weight restrictions that could affect your travels with heavy vehicles: Butter Road (bridge 367) Weight Limit 27 tons, except Combination 39 tons. …

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