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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.

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April 2014 Meetings & Events

The following meetings and events will start at 6:00pm and will be held at the Dickinson Township Municipal Building unless otherwise noted.

APRIL 7 - BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING - CANCELLED DUE TO LACK OF AGENDA ITEMS

APRIL 9 - PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING - CANCELLED DUE TO LACK OF AGENDA ITEMS

APRIL 12 - STUART PARK SPRING YARD SALE

APRIL 21 - BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING- The Dickinson Township Board of Supervisors regular meeting.

APRIL 22 - MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY MEETING

APRIL 26 - TREE PLANTING EVENT AT LINDENWOOD PARK

APRIL 28 - PARK & RECREATION MEETING

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

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 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a short letter of intent and a resume if interested. Any questions may also be directed to the Manager.

 

ZONING TASK FORCE VOLUNTEERS

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 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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
 
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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

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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