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Welcome to Dickinson Township

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.


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Supervisors of Dickinson Township,Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, of its intent to continue to conduct public hearings, at the times and place stated below, on the conditional use application of Goodman North American Partnership Holdings, LLC, for a distribution center to be located at the northwestern quadrant of the Exit 44 (Allen Road) interchange of Interstate 81 within the Business Industrial District:

Monday, January 19, 2015
Monday, February 2, 2015

Both hearings are to begin immediately upon the conclusion of the business meeting of the Board of Supervisors, which business meeting begins at 5:30 pm, and will conclude at 9:00 pm.

The hearings will be held at the Dickinson Township Offices,219 Mountain View Road, Mount Holly Springs, Pennsylvania.


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

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 manager@dickinsontownship.org with a short letter of intent and a resume if interested. Any questions may also be directed to the Manager.

ZONING TASK FORCE

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)

Want to review other township’s zoning ordinances? Click on one of the links below:

West Pennsboro Township

Penn Township

Southampton Township

Shippensburg Township

South Newton Township


CD copies of the Comprehensive Plan are available at the Township building.
2012 Audit Report

2011 Audit Report

Upcoming Meetings/Events

December 23 - Municipal Authority
December 25 - Christmas
December 26 - Christmas
January 1 - New Year's Day
January 5 - Board of Supervisors
January 5 - Board of Supervisors - Organizational
January 6 - Annual Auditor's Meeting
January 14 - Planning Commission Organizational
January 14 - Planning Commission
January 15 - Bowling Night

Dickinson Township

219 Mountain View Road
Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065
Ph. (717) 486-7424
Fax (717) 486-8412

Business Hours

Monday - Friday
7:00 am to 3:30 pm

PA State Police

1538 Commerce Avenue
Carlisle, PA 17015
717-249-2121

Nixle

South Central Alert

2014 Holiday Closings

January 1 - New Year's Day
April 18 - Good Friday
May 20 - Primary Election Day
May 26 - Memorial Day
July 4 - Independence Day
September 1 - Labor Day
November 4 - Election Day
November 11 - Veteran's Day
November 27 - Thanksgiving
November 28 - Thanksgiving
December 25 - Christmas
December 26 - Christmas
January 1 - New Year's Day