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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Stormwater BMP Inspections in Dover Township

Dover Township public works staff has been inspecting stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs) throughout the urbanized areas of the Township. Our National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) https://www.epa.gov/npdes permit requires the Township to inspect BMPs to confirm that they are functioning properly to collect sediment and contaminants from entering the …

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YoCo Fiber

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Do you need faster or more reliable internet for your home or business? Complete this survey! York County government, York County Economic Alliance, and the YoCo Fiber Broadband Task Force are working towards the goal of countywide broadband access. We are gathering data on your current internet access, speeds, and …

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Kick Off Summer Safely

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Memorial Day is around the corner which means it’s time to fire up the grill & open up the pool! But not so fast…we have a few reminders we’d like to go over before you officially kick off summer. Do NOT place the following items in your curbside trash & …

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PennDOT Announces Online Plans Display for Colonial Road Structure Replacement Project in Dover Township, York County

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Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) invites the public to an online plan display regarding the Route 4015 (Colonial Road) bridge replacement project over Davidsburg Run in Dover Township, York County. The purpose of this project is to address structural deficiencies of the bridge, which was constructed …

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