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

The township boundary is colored red with black, curved text of Dover Township. Center black text York County, PA Established 1743

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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YCCD 2023 Seedling Sale

on the left side of the logo is a green plant with three leaves and next to it is a circle representing the splashing of a drop of water. Above that is a blue drop of water. To the right of this image is black text, "York County Conservation District"

The York County Conservation District (YCCD) is preparing for the 2023 Seedling Sale Deadline to Order: March 13, 2023 Pick Up Date: April 13, 2023 at Rocky Ridge County Park (10:00AM-6:00PM) The Seedling Sale is a wonderful opportunity for York County residents to support conservation while improving habitat in their…

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Piney Hollow Road Bids Wanted

Stack of manilla envelopes with red text, "Dover Township Sealed Bids"

Dover Township is soliciting proposals to design, permit, and construct stream stabilization improvements along Piney Hollow Road in three separate locations. This construction is subject to the provisions of the Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Act. PA Prevailing Wage shall be paid to construction workers, laborers, and mechanics involved in this swale…

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Penn Waste 2023 Increase

Penn Waste logo in red, white and black

Penn Waste has been notified that effective January 1, 2023, disposal rates at the York County Resource Recovery Facility are increasing $2.00/ton. The York County Disposal Plan mandates that all municipal-like waste be disposed of at the York Incinerator. Please see the attached letter documenting the increase. As a result…

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