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.
The Township Road Crew will be grading the shoulders, cutting banks, and replacing pipes on Myerstown Road starting May 12, 2015. Please be advised that sections of Myerstown Road may be shut down from 7:30am until 3:30pm during this time.
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The Dickinson Township Act 537 plan is available for public comment for the next 30 days (or until June 8, 2015). Please provide written comments to the Township Manager or Zoning Officer. The draft plan will be considered for approval and forwarded to the Department of Environment Protection Agency (DEP) at the Board of Supervisors meeting of June 15, 2015. Click HERE to review the proposed Act 537 plan.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org with a short letter of intent and a resume if interested. Any questions may also be directed to the Manager.
The Board of Supervisors began their discussions on Article 4 of the Draft Zoning Ordinance as of April 20, 2015. Listed below are links to the draft proposed zoning ordinance with comments from the task force. As the Board continues their discussions, these links will be updated with the revisions and the date they were revised. The Board of Supervisors will happily accept any written comments regarding the draft proposed zoning ordinance. Please forward any comments to the Township Manager, Laura Portillo, at email@example.com. 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)
To review the articles, select a link below:
Draft Zoning Article 4, Sections 400 through 422. Revision date 4.20.15