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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

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Latest News, Minutes, and Announcements

Water Quality Alert message from Lancaster City Water

Message from Communications Specialist Amber Strazzo, City of Lancaster

Water Quality Alert – Marietta Avenue & School Lane. Customers in the area of Marietta Avenue and School Lane may be experiencing loss of water and/or discolored/brown water caused by an emergency tie-in by Horst Excavating. The water should be back on in an hour or so. This should clear several hours after work is done. If you have questions please call the Water Quality Lab at 291-4818.

Office closed-Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

The township office is closed on Monday, January 16, 2017, for the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday.

There is NO CHANGE to the Penn Waste trash & recycling collection. All routes will be running on the regular pickup schedule. 

A Penn Waste collection calendar is provided with each spring/summer and fall/winter township newsletter. Please refer to that calendar for special collection information, including the holiday schedule. The calendar is also available for viewing/printing at this link www.twp.lancaster.pa.us/collection-calendar.

Police Log-January 10, 2017

  1. Theft from Vehicle, 1200 Block Millersville Pike (LT) – A purse was taken from a vehicle parked in a lot in the 1200 Blk of Millersville Pike sometime during the evening of January 6, 2017. There was no sign of forced entry. Loss $218.
  2. Theft from Vehicle, 100 Block Sterling Place (LT) – A window was broken and a game system was taken from a vehicle parked in the 100 Blk of Sterling Place. Loss $315. Occurred sometime overnight Jan 6-7, 2017.