Welcome to Lancaster Township

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Access staff contacts, specific department information, newsletters, and services provided by Lancaster Township. Read the latest news and important announcements in the blog post, and be sure to check back often for updates.

Latest News, Meeting Agendas & Minutes, and Announcements

2021 Road Construction Notice – 4/20/2021

To improve the infrastructure throughout Lancaster Township, the roads listed below will be effected by construction through September of 2021. If you have any questions, you may call the Lancaster Township superintendent of public works Devin Groff at (223) 221-7523. 

The construction on these roads may consist of one or more of these items:

  1. Gas, water, or sewer main replacement and services
  2. Tree trimming/removal
  3. Storm inlets and pipe replacement
  4. Road milling and paving

You can expect occasional road closures, lane restrictions, travel delays, and parking restrictions. Parking limitation signage and notification of lane restrictions or closures will be handled by the contractor performing the work, and the notification will be made no less than 48 hours in advance, unless the work is of an emergency nature.

  • Elm Avenue, (Abbeyville Road to Atkins)  
  • Spencer Avenue, (Maple to Hamilton Park Drive)
  • Maple Avenue, (South West End Avenue to Rider Avenue – Rider Avenue to Atkins Avenue – Atkins Avenue to S. School Lane)
  • S. School Lane, (Spring Grove Avenue to Perry Avenue)
  • Wheatland Avenue, (Wilson Drive to Gordon Road)
  • Wilson Drive, (Columbia Avenue to Marietta Avenue)
  • Wilson Avenue, (Full Length)
  • Oak Lane, (Full Length)
  • New Garden Avenue, (Full Length)  
  • Gordon Road, (Full Length)
  • Hillside Drive, (Jackson Drive to Gordon Road)
  • Meadowbrook, (at Wilson Drive)
  • Ridge Road, (at Wilson Drive)
  • Hamilton Road, (At Wilson Drive)
  • Center Road, (at Wilson Drive)
  • Wheatland Avenue, (Race Avenue to Wilson Drive)
  • Jackson Drive, (Columbia to Wilson Avenue)
  • N. School Lane, (Columba Avenue to Wheatland Avenue)
  • Millersville Pike, (Charles Road to RT. 741) All cross streets will be effected for travel as work progresses 
  • Woods Avenue, (N. President to Race Avenue.)
  • Elm Avenue, (Abbeyville Road to Atkins Avenue)
  • Rosedale Avenue, (Full Length)
  • Roselle Avenue, (Full Length)
  • Grandview Avenue, (Full Length)
  • Fairview Avenue, (Full Length)
  • Roselawn Avenue, (Full Length)
  • Montrose Avenue, (Full Length)
  • Penrose Avenue, (Full Length)
  • Edgehill Drive, (Full Length)
  • Springhouse Road, (Full Length)

Planning Commission Meeting Agenda – April 20, 2021

The April 20, 2021 Planning Commission Meeting will be held via Zoom. Meeting starts at 7:00PM.

The Planning Commission will accept emailed or mailed in comments up to Noon (12pm) on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. Details on sending public comments are listed on the page below. The agenda, along with Zoom information, is also available on the page below:

2021 Planning Commission

Bio Bags and Mulch

There will be no Bio Bag deliveries this season since our Woody Waste Facility is able to be open. 

Bio Bags will be available at the Woody Waste check-in point beginning April 12, 2021 – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday – 3PM to 7PM, and Saturdays (beginning April 17)  8AM to 1PM. Lancaster Township residents only.

Bulk Mulch will be loaded Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday – 3PM to  4PM until June 3,  and Saturday, 8AM to Noon on April 17, April 24, May 1, and June 5.  No appointment is necessary. Lancaster Township residents only.

The woody waste facility/mulch is for Lancaster Township residents only. Lancaster Township residents are required to show ID.