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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Terra Vista and Palomino Interceptor Materials Bid

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We are now accepting bids for materials (sewer pipe, manholes, #57 aggregate) for the Terra Vista and Palomino Interceptor project. Please click the link below for the bid documents: Terra Vista and Palomino Interceptor Bid Documents   Construction Specifications can be viewed at the link below: Construction Specifications

Job Openings

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There are currently two positions available at Dover Township:   Entry Level Sewer Operator Dover Township York County PA Dover Township in York County is now accepting applications for an entry level Sewer Operator position. A valid Commercial Driver’s License is also required or must be obtained within six months …

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Met-Ed Prepares for Snow & Ice

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Based on FirstEnergy’s meteorological forecast, Met-Ed is preparing for the snow and freezing rain predicted to hit our service area starting tomorrow morning, February 7.  Met-Ed has resources available overnight and is prepared to address outages as needed throughout the event. While Met-Ed crews strive to restore service as quickly …

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Portable Generator Safety

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Portable generators are useful during power outages. However, many homeowners are unaware that the improper use of portable generators can be risky. The most common dangers associated with portable generators are carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning, electrical shock or electrocution, and fire hazards. NFPA safety tips Downed utility lines, power company …

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Space Heater Safety

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Space heaters can provide extra comfort during the winter season. Following are some basic tips* that will help ensure their safe use. Do’s: For heating purposes, use only equipment that is made for home heating.  Use all types of heaters carefully and follow all directions for safe use. Use a …

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