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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Total Burn Ban

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Effective 07/30/16 at 05:00 hrs Dover Township has enacted a total burn ban for all open and controlled bums for all areas because of dry conditions. This will be in effect until you receive notice that the ban has been lifted.

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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It’s Digging Season!


  What is the PA One Call System? In Pennsylvania, homeowners and contractors are required to contact PA One Call, by dialing 8-1-1 at least three business days before beginning any digging or excavation project. When PA One Call receives a call, it will alert the appropriate underground facility owners …

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