Dickinson Township is located in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Its history revolves around farms, the schools, churches, mills, stores, blacksmith shops and the businesses that supplied them as well as the industries of the mountains which developed the natural resources of wood, iron ore, sand, clay and phosphorous.
Cumberland County will hold a household hazardous waste collection event on Saturday, August 23, 2014 from 9am until 3pm at the Cumberland County Service Center, located at 310 Allen Road in Carlisle, PA. The event will be limited to Cumberland County residents and small businesses and will be held rain or shine. For a list of acceptable items, directions and more information, please visit the Cumberland County website by clicking HERE or call 717-240-6489.
As of June 16, 2014 until September 30, 2014, the Enck’s Mill Road Bridge will be closed to all traffic.
At the May 19, 2014 Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board approved bids for this summer’s projects.
The following roads are scheduled for some milling, base repair, minor reconstruction and resurfacing:
Ball Park Drive - Goodyear Road to State Route 34
Montsera Road - South of Enck’s Mill Road to State Route 174 and West Yellow Breeches Road
Stonehouse Road - Entire Roadway from State Route 11 to State Route 465
Stuart Road - Dannah Drive to State Route 174
Peach Glen Road – From Rt. 34 to the Adams County line
The following roads will be resurfaced:
Ballpark Drive, Beverly Court, Dannah Drive, Heritage Court, McCoy Lane (section), Minich Drive, Nelson Drive, Rapuano Way, Sandy Bottom Road, Seneca Circle, Stonehouse Road, Stuart Road (section), Tioga Lane.
This Notice is in accordance with the provisions of the Agricultural Area Security Law Act of June 30, 1981, P.L. 128, No. 43, as amended, (3 P.S. §§901-915 (AASL):
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVENthat a public hearing will be held by the Dickinson Township Board of Supervisors on the 21st day of July, 2014 at 6:00p.m. at 219 Mountain View Rd, Mt Holly Springs, PA 17065 Dickinson Township Municipal Building.
The purpose of the public hearing is to review the following proposed additions to the Dickinson Township’s Agricultural Security Area:
Name(s) of Owner(s)/Tax Parcel No./No. of Acres
Central Valley Farms LLC/08-10-0630-019/96.96
Central Valley Farms LLC/08-11-0290-120/3.9
In addition to the proposed additions, the public hearing will concern any written amendments to the proposed additions (additions or deletions) to Dickinson Township’s Agricultural Security Area that are received during the review period and any recommendations proposed by the Dickinson Township and Cumberland County Planning Commissions. After reviewing and considering the foregoing, the factors set forth in Section 907 of the AASL, and any written or oral comment offered at the public hearing, the Dickinson Township Board of Supervisors may proceed, at the conclusion of the public hearing, to adopt the proposed additions or modification of the proposed additions that the Board of Supervisors deems appropriate.
Serving on the Park & Recreation Committee The Dickinson Township Park & Recreation Committee is seeking volunteers to serve on their advisory board. Members organize community events, help shape the recreation plans of the township, make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors on operating and capital budget needs for recreation, and enhance recreation opportunities for residents.
Applicants are expected to have an interest in developing and supporting township parks and recreational facilities. Formal education in the field in not necessary. Members are appointed by the Board of Supervisors for a term of five years.
Please email the Township Manager, Laura Portillo, at email@example.com with a short letter of intent and a resume if interested. Any questions may also be directed to the Manager.
Dickinson Township’s Board of Supervisors is looking for township residents to volunteer on three task force groups to review the proposed draft zoning ordinance and make recommendations to the Board about the ordinance.
Interested residents should contact Laura Portillo, Township Manager, at 717-486-7424 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To review the draft Zoning and Saldo Ordinances, click HERE.
CDs of the draft ordinances are available at the Township office for $3.00 each.
Paper copies are available for 0.25 cents per page ($80.50 for Zoning, $24.50 for Saldo)