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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You Have Been Recycling Wrong!

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Did you know that 20% of what you put into the bin isn’t recyable? Here’s a reminder of some common items that Penn Waste can’t process at its York County recycling center. Learn more about what can and cannot be recycled here: http://bit.ly/34UUMeS  

Get Help Navigating Medicare

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The York County Area Agency on Aging’s APPRISE Program will offer free personalized counseling during Medicare’s Annual Open Enrollment Period, which begins October 15 and ends December 7. The annual open enrollment period is when Medicare beneficiaries can review their coverage and determine if health and prescription plans continue to …

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Public Meeting Notice

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Dover Township and Dover Borough will be holding a Joint Planning Commission Special Meeting to present and discuss the components outlined in the Joint Comprehensive Plan during the regularly scheduled Dover Township Planning Commission meeting on Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 at 7:00 PM in the Dover Township Municipal Building, 2480 …

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Collection Update: 4th of July

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Due to the 4th of July Holiday, all Penn Waste trash and recycling collections will be delayed one (1) day following the holiday. Thursday customers will be collected on Friday. Friday customers will be collected on Saturday.