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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Your Comments are Wanted Concerning the Baker Rd Bridge Replacement Project

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The plans have been reviewed by PennDOT. They are not approved yet, but significant changes are not anticipated. During the design process we determined that the road profile can’t be raised without increasing flood elevations. Raising flood elevations would have impacted residents, and so the proposed profile remains similar to …

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NYCRPD Has Joined Neighbors App

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We’re excited to announce that the Northern York County Regional Police Department has joined Neighbors by Ring! The ‘Neighbors’ app is a digital neighborhood watch right on your phone where you can get real-time crime and safety alerts from your neighbors and law enforcement. NYCRPD will be using ‘Neighbors’ to …

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York County Hazard Mitigation Plan 2018 Update

What is Hazard Mitigation and Hazard Mitigation Planning? The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) defines Hazard Mitigation as “any sustained action taken to reduce or eliminate long-term risk to life and property from a hazard event. The primary purpose of mitigation planning is to systematically identify policies, actions, and tools …

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Job Openings

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Plant Operator Trainee Dover Township York County PA Dover Township (Population 21,000+) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Plant Operator Trainee to work at the Township’s Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant. The ideal candidate is required to have a high school education or GED and 3 to 5 years’ …

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Governor Wolf Announces Disaster Relief Funding Available for Farms in 14 PA Counties

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Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today notified farmland owners in Columbia, Lebanon, and York counties that they are eligible to receive disaster relief funding from the United States Department of Agriculture. Also eligible are the adjacent counties of Adams, Berk, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Luzerne, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Schuylkill, and …

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