Press Releases

Press Releases distributed by Lower Paxton Township:

Lower Paxton helps NutriPacks secure $25,000 CommunityAid grant -- 1-24-24

Two women make history on Lower Paxton Township Board of Supervisors – 1/5/24

Drought Watch Remains for 13 Counties, Franklin County Moved to Drought Warning -- 12-26-23

Lower Paxton Township Police to lead multi-year traffic safety initiative in Dauphin County -- 12-14-23

Lower Paxton Township introduces stipend program to boost volunteer firefighter numbers -- Volunteers can receive up to $14,392 annually -- 12-7-23

Annual Linglestown Square Christmas Carol Sing & Tree Lighting -- 11-20-23

Lower Paxton and Bhutanese community team up for Central Pennsylvania’s first cricket pitch -- 11-3-23

AI-Based Traffic Light System to Ease Commute on Route 39 - 11-1-23

Dedicated volunteers turn the new 1-mile Oak Park Nature Trail in Lower Paxton from a dream into reality --  10-20-23

Lower Paxton Township 2024 budget holds the line on taxes – October 2023

Lower Paxton Police K-9 German Shepherd "Rex" retires after 7 years on the force -- September 2023

Lower Paxton Police raise $385 in Capital Area Region Law Enforcement Torch Run -- September 2023

Construction starts on new $1 million playground and picnic area at Lower Paxton Township’s Brightbill Park -- August 2023

Friday concert moving indoors, and other Township-organized outdoor activities suspended due to air quality concerns -- June 2023

Linglestown Square clock gets needed repairs and maintenance -- May 2023

Lower Paxton Township first responders honored for outstanding service -- May 2023

Calling all community heroes: Become a Lower Paxton Township Fire Service Volunteer! -- May 2023

Kids and adults gather at American Legion Post 272 to paint murals on new trash cans for Lower Paxton Township parks - April 2023

Partnership between Central PA Conservancy & Lower Paxton Township adds 58-acre ‘Spangler Preserve’ to area parks – April 2023

Department of Environmental Protection Begins 2023 Black Fly Suppression Program - April 2023

Access to Municipal Center will be through Police Department during entrance and lobby renovations/Safety upgrades and related improvements - first performed since building opened in 2004 – March 2023

Lower Paxton Supervisors and Dauphin County Commissioners thank Andrew Lewis for his service in the PA House - February 2023

Linglestown Area Civic Association installs newly elected officers - February, 2023

Linglestown Fire Company No. 1 installs newly elected officers - January 2023

Applications for engineering GIS paid summer internship positions - January 2023

Lower Paxton Township Snow Emergency - December 2020

Lower Paxton Township, Harrisburg YMCA to Open New Friendship YMCA - October 2020

Navarro Names to Board of Supervisors - September 2020

Township Fire Companies Receive AFG Grant - August 2020