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2020 Road/Alley Paving Notice

READ THE FULL NOTICE BY CLICKING ON THIS LINK2020 Proposed Paving letter to residents

Lancaster Township has a continuous road maintenance plan for the up-keep of all township roads and alleys. It is important that our roads are properly maintained in order to avoid much more costly repairs or replacement due to neglect. Paving will take place between July 1st and August 15th.

During the actual paving days you will experience some inconvenience:
• No Parking on street or alley during the days of milling or paving
• Street and Alley closed for several hours on paving days

You will be notified of specific paving days for your road at least 48 hours in advance.
If you have special needs on the day of your street paving, please call 717-293-1733 or 717-291-1213. We will make every effort to accommodate your needs. If you have questions, call Mike Hamlin or email:

Woody Waste Facility and Yard Waste Bags

NOTICE – APRIL 3, 2020:

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation, the Lancaster Township Woody Waste (yard waste) facility will remain closed until at least until May 1, 2020.

The contracted waste hauler (Waste Management) will be picking up yard waste curbside every other week beginning April 13 and continuing until October 12, 2020. Curbside pickup details can be found here at this link: .

The township public works crew will drop yard waste bags off weekly to those residents that send an email to You may ask for ten (10) bags at a time, and they will be dropped at the end of your driveway.

As a convenience, we have put a large pile of mulch/compost outside of the Maple Grove quarry entrance for residents to self-load. There is no charge for the mulch/compost, and we will keep the pile stocked while supplies last. Access the mulch/compost pile via Elm Avenue (behind Giant at Stone Mill Plaza), and you MUST leave the site via Columbia Avenue.

Virtual Board Meeting on April 13, 2020

Lancaster Township (Lancaster County, PA)
Board of Supervisors Meeting

NOTICE:  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Lancaster Township Board of Supervisors meeting for April 13, 2020 will be conducted virtually utilizing Zoom, a cloud-based platform for remote video and audio conferencing. The Zoom app is available for IOS or Android, and is free to the public.

The Township Municipal Building will NOT be open for this meeting.

Lancaster Township Board of Supervisors Meeting
Date:  Monday, April 13, 2020
Time:  7:00pm (Eastern Time)

The general public can join and view the meeting by utilizing the information below. Use the Zoom app, or click on the meeting link, or cut and paste the link into your web browser address. Then, follow the instructions.

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID:                761 769 672

The Agenda for the April 13, 2020 BoS meeting is available on the township website by clicking on this link:

In order to accommodate public comments for this virtual meeting, the Township will be accepting public comment via email and written comments up to 4:00pm on Monday, April 13, 2020.*

  • To send comment via Email: Emailed comments should be directed to  
    Your Name and Address must be included with your email.
  • To send Written comments:   You may drop off your written comment in the drop box located at the Township Building’s Maple Avenue entrance. Mark the envelope: For April Board Meeting.  Your Name and Address must be included on the written comment.

*All emailed and written comments must be received NO LATER THAN 4:00pm on Monday, April 13, 2020 to ensure timely receipt for the meeting. Your email/comment will be read into the record by the individual presiding over the meeting at the appropriate time.

Your Name and Address must be included with your email or written comment, just as would be required if you were appearing at the meeting in person.

PLEASE NOTE – Any public comments received deemed inappropriate will not be read.

Be sure to check the township website for any updates to this and other township meetings.

Lancaster County Solid Waste Authority Update

POSTED MARCH 30, 2020:

Due to the COVID-19 situation, all LCSWMA facilities will be closed on Saturdays starting April 4.

Facility operating hours will remain the same Monday through Friday. 

Additionally, their Main Office remains closed to visitors, but they will be answering calls from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Please call 717-397-9968 to speak with a LCSWMA representative.  Visit