To open a business, please call the Zoning Office for specifics (717) 292-3634. Many businesses need to go through Zoning approvals. Others just need a simple “USE” certificate.
Signs are not permitted along any Township or State owned Right of Way areas or on utility poles. You may advertise on your property or on a friends/neighbors property with permission.
Dover Township does not require a permit to hold a yard sale.
According to the Dover Township Property Maintenance Code adopted in 2007, all premises and exterior property shall be maintained free from weeds or plant growth in excess of twelve (12) inches. Please contact the Codes Enforcement Department with addresses and concerns. We will explain the procedure and start the process …
On October 1, 2005, the Dover Township Supervisors enacted Ordinance No. 2005-05, The Sewage Management Program Ordinance. This ordinance requires the inspection and pumping of all septic tanks in Dover Township, once every four (4) years.