Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday – 8:00am to 4:00pm
Summer 2018: offices will be closed on Fridays, beginning June 1st through August 31st.

Lancaster Township Municipal Bldg (Office)Public Works Maintenance FacilityMaple Grove Community Building
1240 Maple Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603
P: (717) 291-1213
F: (717) 291-6818
Monday-Friday 8am to 4pm
1357 Meadowcreek Lane
Lancaster, PA 17603
P: (717) 293-1733 or (717) 293-1736
PW Office: 1353 Meadowcreek Lane
P: (717) 293-1733
1420 Columbia Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 291-1213 x301 Rental Inquiries
(717) 399-8844 "Unstaffed" facility phone
Driving directionsDriving directionsDriving directions
Board of Supervisors
Building/Zoning Permits
Frequently Asked Questions
Police Contacts: Click here or scroll down.
Trash & Recycling
Twp. Yellow Pages
Leaf pickup
Paving Projects
Road Closures or Repair Work
Street Sweeping
Snow Emergency Routes
Winter Weather
Yard/Woody Waste Drop Off
Availability Calendar
Rental Info
The following holidays are observed by the township:
New Year's Day*
Martin Luther King Day
President's Day
Good Friday
Memorial Day
Independence Day*
Labor Day
Thanksgiving & the Friday after
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day*
*If the holiday falls on a Saturday, then it is observed on Friday; if it falls on a Sunday, then it is observed on Monday.
  • Township Yellow Pages: list of issues and topics, along with the staff person who is best qualified to address them–click here.
  • Answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs)–click here.
  • Township Staff: brief outline of staff responsibilities–click here.
  • Safe Exchange Program: for online purchase exchanges–click here.



Lancaster Township contracts with the Manheim Township Police for police services. They are available by telephone, 24 hours a day.

Residents wishing to contact the police, should do so by calling the numbers below. (Please do not leave messages for the police on the township’s voicemail service.)

Emergency: dial 9 1 1
Non-emergencies: (717) 664-1180 
Anonymous Tips: (717) 569-2816
To talk to or leave a message for an officer: (717) 569-6401 (available 24 hours a day)
Disputes of Parking Tickets/Violations: (717) 569-6401

Manheim Township Police Department
1825 Municipal Drive
Lancaster, PA 17601
Administrative Office: (717) 569-6401
Website: www.manheimtownship.org/police