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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Locust Lane and Fairmont Road Traffic Signal Update

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Progress continues. Slowly but surely.

Currently, the Township is in the process of Right of Way acquisition.This is the process in which the Township works with properties close to the intersection (those impacted by construction on their property) and those properties grant an easement (give...

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Township News
Posted on: August 7, 2020

Federal Grant Awarded to Colonial Park Fire Co. & Linglestown Fire Co.


Grant funds help to secure 50 new airpacks for volunteer fire companies in Lower Paxton Township

This week the Colonial Park Fire Company was awarded a FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) from the 2019 application cycle! It was submitted as a regional grant to replace aging breathing apparatus for Linglesto...

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Township News
Posted on: August 3, 2020

Zoning Hearing Board Alternate Vacancy

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There is a vacancy for an alternate on the Zoning Hearing Board.

Lower Paxon Township’s Zoning Hearing Board currently has a vacancy for an alternate.  The primary function of the board is to hear requests for variance of the terms of the Zoning Ordinance. The alternate position is a 3 year term. &am...

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Township News
Posted on: July 30, 2020

WM Route Changes to Impact Limited Number of Homes

New WM Route PickUp Days

Waste Management has updated the day trash will be picked up for certain areas of the Township.

Waste Management has updated the days of the week that trash will be picked up in certain areas of the Township.A map is included with this post to show the impacted areas.Green Area – Currently serviced on Friday is moving to Thursday

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Township News
Posted on: August 1, 2020

August/September Online Newsletter Now Available

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Your August/September Newsletter is now digital.

Due to COVID-19, the Township will not be printing the quarterly paper newsletter, instead an online version of the newsletter has been created.Click here for a copy of the pdf newsletter.

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Township News
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Authority Bill Insert Clarification


The Authority Bill Insert may have mislead readers. See Clarification Here.

Authority Bill Insert Clarification:
Recently, residents of Lower Paxton Township should have received the quarterly Authority bill in the mail. Within the bill was an insert that contained information related to the Friendship Center as well as a Thank Yo...
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Township News
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Dauphin County Local Share Municipal Grants

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If your organization is considering applying for Dauphin County's Local Share Grant money, please read this...

Dauphin County’s Local Share Municipal Grant Program is now open and accepting applications.If your organization is located in Lower Paxton Township and you wish to submit a grant application, please follow the proper steps to ensure your applic...

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Township News
Posted on: June 4, 2020

Local Businesses Reopening - Twp Guidance Available


As businesses begin to reopen, many questions may arise that Lower Paxton Township staff may be able to assist in answering...

The Board of Supervisors and Township Staff are excited to see the local business community beginning to reopen!
The Township is ready and willing to work with local businesses to help answer questions, provide guidance and/or assistance, if possible.
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Township News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

PennDOT's Red Top Road Bridge Project 2021

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Learn more about PennDOT's Red Top Road Bridge Project scheduled to begin in 2021

The public is invited to provide feedback regarding PennDOT’s 2021 Red Top Road Bridge Project.

Information regarding the project has been provided and is available below.

A clip of the June 9 Public Presentation is also available for review: http...

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Township News
Posted on: January 7, 2020

Sign Up for Mass Notification System - Emergency Alerts

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Residents have the ability to receive mass notifications related to emergency alerts, events, Township projects, and more.

Lower Paxton Township has partnered with CivicReady to implement its mass notification solution. Available from CivicPlus, the integrated technology platform for local government, the CivicReady solution allows Lower Paxton Township to issue urgent notifi...

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