Mulch and Compost

Lancaster Township has a state-approved composting facility located behind the Maintenance Facility at 1357 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, 2017: 

  • 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 Saturday, May 6, and Saturday, June 3 from 9am to noon.
  • Closed all Fridays.

After June 3, 2017, mulch is only loaded by appointment – Monday through Thursday, from 3:00pm to 3:30pm. Call (717) 293-1733 to set up an appointment.