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Planned Leaf Pickup for Monday November 6th 2017

Planned Leaf pickup for Monday November 6th 2017

Finish Route 2 and 3 East – Conestoga Blvd. Area

Begin Route 4 (River to N. President Newton to Marietta)

See the map here:  http://www.twp.lancaster.pa.us/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Leaf-Pickup-Zone-Map.pdf

Reminder – ONLY LEAVES WILL BE PICKED UP – grass clippings and branches clog and can damage the machinery.  If your leaf pile contains grass clippings from your mower and branches WE WILL NOT PICK IT UP.  Thanks for your cooperation.

Planned Leaf Pickup for Thursday November 2nd – Friday November 3rd

Planned Leaf pickup for Thursday November 2nd and Friday November 3rd 2017

Thursday: Finish Route 1 (North of Columbia Ave.  – Jackson to Race)

Thursday: Begin Route 5 Zone A (Bausman, N. Bausman, Bentley Lane etc. )

Friday: Begin Route 5 Zone B – C ( Meadowcreek, Belle Valley, Millrace, Second Lock )

See the map here:  http://www.twp.lancaster.pa.us/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Leaf-Pickup-Zone-Map.pdf

Reminder – ONLY LEAVES WILL BE PICKED UP – grass clippings and branches clog and can damage the machinery.  If your leaf pile contains grass clippings from your mower and branches WE WILL NOT PICK IT UP.  Thanks for your cooperation.

Large Appliance (White Goods) & Tire Collection Week

 

Yard/Woody Waste Drop off Reminders:

  • Saturday, November 4, 9am to noon, is the last Saturday for the drop off of yard/woody waste.
  • Monday, November 6, the yard/woody waste drop off hours change to 2pm to 5pm.
  • Wednesday, November 22, is the last day for drop off. The yard/woody waste facility will close for 2017 at 5pm.
  • Yard waste generated between the months of December and March should be disposed of with regular trash.

Police Log-October 27, 2017

  1. Theft, October 7-23, 2017, 100 block Turnbridge Drive (LT) – Shane Aaron Trimble, M/30, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense after he stole 169 Xanax pills from his grandmother. A criminal complaint was filed.
  2. Burglary / Criminal Trespass / Firearms Carried Without a License / Recklessly Endangering Another Person / Criminal Mischief / Harassment Arrest, 1:47 p.m., Monday, October 23, 2017, Mill Pond Drive (LT) – Dondre Lamar Cameron-Ponzo, M/19, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offenses after he came to an address at this location and attacked a male by punching him. He also grabbed a female and pulled her hair. During the altercation, Cameron-Ponzo pulled out a firearm that he had concealed upon his person and was waving it in the air.  He also fired a shot from the gun.  The two above-mentioned victim’s fled into their home and Cameron-Ponzo gave chase while holding the gun.  While giving chase, Cameron-Ponzo broke the front door to the home causing $150.00 in damage.  Once inside, he continued to wave the gun around at the victims and was yelling.  He then fled the area in his vehicle.  A warrant was obtained for Cameron-Ponzo’s arrest and he remains a wanted person at this time.  Any person knowing Cameron-Ponzo’s whereabouts should call the Manheim Township Police at 717-569-6401 or use our anonymous tip line at 717-569-2816.
  3. Theft From Motor Vehicle, October 7-12, 2017 – Unknown person/s stole three (3) checks from a Manheim Township resident’s vehicle sometime between the dates listed above.  The location of the theft is also unknown.  Investigation continues.
  4. Retail Theft, 8:37 p.m., Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 1234 Millersville Pike – Fine Wine & Spirits (LT) – An unknown black male entered the store and stole $10.99 worth of vodka.  The male suspect is depicted below.  Any person knowing the identity of the male should call the Manheim Township Police at 717-569-6401 or use our anonymous tip line at 717-569-2816.