Mulch and Compost

Lancaster Township has a state-approved composting facility located behind the Maintenance Facility at 1357 Meadowcreek Lane. All traffic must enter via Elm Avenue (behind the Giant Store), and exit onto Meadowcreek Lane.

All mulch/compost is untreated and free to Lancaster Township residents only, and only while supply lasts. No contractors will be serviced.

After April 3, 2018:

  • Mulch/compost will be available for hand-loading from the area behind the main gate, Monday-Thursday, 3pm to 7pm. 
  • Mulch/compost will be loaded Monday-Thursday, 3pm to 4pm, AND on the first Saturday of each month (until June 2) from 9am to Noon.
  • After June 2, call (717) 293-1733 to check on availability and loading times.