Welcome New Residents

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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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V-Plow Mural


The V-Plow mural was designed and painted courtesy of Dover Area High School. The students and teachers that provided this are listed below: Ms. Valerie Talton Ms. Alyssa Lescher Mr. Andy Karras Mr. Tim Smith    

What to do with Electronic Equipment

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Bring electronics to the York County Solid Waste Authority’s FREE RESIDENTIAL electronics recycling program EVERY Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM at the collection site located on Black Bridge Road in the parking area directly across the street from the York County Resource Recovery Center located at 2651 Black Bridge …

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Fall 2016 Newsletter


The Fall 2016 Newsletter should arrive to all Dover Township residents on or about October 01, 2016. In order to download a digital copy of the Fall 2016 Newsletter, please click the image below: For past newsletters, please click here.

Living Green: Build Your Own Rain Barrel


This event was held on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm at the West Manchester Township Building located at 380 East Berlin Rd, York, PA 17408. This presentation was part of our joint efforts with West Manchester and Manchester Townships to provide public education on stormwater related information. …

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Electronic Recycling Relocation

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Beginning Tuesday, August 16, the York County Solid Waste Authority will relocate its Residential Electronics Recycling Program from the Yard Waste Transfer Site off of Flour Mill Road to the contractor parking area located directly across the street from the York County Resource Recovery Center on Black Bridge Road in …

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Voluntary Water Conservation


VOLUNTARY WATER CONSERVATION NOTICE   The Dover Township Water Dept is asking its customers to voluntarily conserve water. Water Saving Tips Inside the Home Turn the faucet off while brushing your teeth, rinse with a glass of water. When shaving, use a sink filled with rinse water. Take short showers …

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