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Do you or a family member have a problem with hoarding?

Lancaster Township is participating in a presentation by Matt Paxton from A & E’s “Hoarders.” The presentation will be held on March 20, 2018, from 9:00am-Noon, at a yet-to-be-determined location. 

Topics will include the signs and stages of hoarding, and how to address the difficult and various issues it presents.

Seating is very limited, and is on a first-come, first-served basis—two adults only per family. To register, email Gretchen no later than February 16th at: Gretchen@twp.lancaster.pa.us.

Police Log-January 28 & 29, 2018

January 28:

  1. Vehicle Theft, January 26, 2018, 600 Block Wyncroft Lane (LT) – A silver 2014 Chevrolet Cruze was taken from the 600 Block Wyncroft Lane sometime during the day on January 26, 2018.

January 29:

  1. Theft, 2:25 p.m. January 28, 2018, 200 Block Kentshire Drive (LT) – A Lancaster man who advertised a phone for sale on a social media site went to the 200 Blk of Kentshire Drive to meet the potential buyer. The “buyer” stated that he wanted to show the phone to a friend before buying it, and walked towards a house, but never came back. Loss $150.

Activity tonight/early morning Belle Valley/Meadowcreek area-January 25, 2018

The City of Lancaster needs to replace a valve tonight (Thursday) and into tomorrow (Friday), early morning, at the Maple Grove Pump Station at Belle Valley and Meadowcreek next to the township maintenance office. The system must be shut down in order to work on the force main and that requires use of a Vac Truck. 

They will attempt to be as quiet as possible; however, neighbors should be aware that there will be some noise and activity occurring in that area during the hours of 9:00pm (1/25/2018) and 6:00am (1/26/2018). There will be city workers at the facility, as well as the VAC truck, and trucks from the mechanical contractor.

Police Log-January 23, 2018

  1. Vehicle Theft, 7:47 a.m. January 22, 2018, 900 Block East Orange Street (LT) – At 7:47 a.m. January 22, 2018, two males were observed getting into a parked vehicle which had been left parked but running in the 900 Blk of East Orange Street. When they attempted to pull from the space, they backed into the vehicle behind them and then pulled forward into the vehicle in front, damaging both. The two then fled on foot. The investigation is continuing.