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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Fireworks Permit

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Residents are reminded that in order for an entity to  legally shoot off fireworks within Dover Township, the proper form needs to be submitted and approved. Below is the form required: Fireworks Permit

Alternates Needed

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

Dover Township is in need of alternate members for the Zoning Hearing Board. The Dover Township Zoning Hearing Board is a five member Board. This body is a Quasi Judicial Body whose authority is granted by the Municipal Planning Code of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. There is one alternate member. …

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Butter Rd Bridge

The Butter Rd bridge between Nursery Rd and Fox Run Rd has been posted with weight restrictions. The above-referenced bridge has been inspected as part of the 2017 York County Bridge Inspection Program. The Safe Load Capacity Analysis was revised due to additional cracking found in Beams 3 and 7 …

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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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2016 Annual Water CCR

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2016 ANNUAL DRINKING WATER QUALITY REPORT PWS ID#: 7670073   SYSTEM NAME: Dover Township To download the full copy of this report, click here ***************************************************** The following is an excerpt from the full CCR report ***************************************************** Este informe contiene información importante acerca de su agua potable.  Haga que alguien lo traduzca …

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Managing Your Stormwater Improvement

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

A Public Education Stormwater Management Seminar Tuesday September 19th, 2017 – 6:30-7:30 pm Brookside Park Carousel Building 4054 Fox Run Road Dover, PA  17315 Presented by Dover, Manchester and West Manchester Townships. Do you have a private stormwater facility that you are responsible for on your property?  Or maybe you …

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