NOTICE OF PUBLIC PARTICIPATION AND PUBLIC MEETING FOR
REGIONAL TMDL AND CHESAPEAKE BAY POLLUTANT REDUCTION PLAN
Capital Region Water (CRW), Susquehanna Township, and Lower Paxton Township hereby give notice of the 30-day public comment period for its National Pollutant Discharge Elimination (NPDES) Stormwater Discharges from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) Pollutant Reduction Plan (PRP). Best management practices (BMPs) are proposed in the regional Plan to satisfy Paxton Creek Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) sediment reduction requirements and PRP requirements for the Chesapeake Bay and local stream impairments. The 30-day public comment period begins November 7, 2019 and ends December 9, 2019.  During that time, the plan will be available on the CRW website (https://capitalregionwater.com) and a hard copy will be available at each municipal office. The public is invited to review this document and provide written comments. The Regional Plan will be discussed at a public meeting on November 19, 2019 starting at 7PM at the Lower Paxton Township Municipal Building, 425 Prince Street, Harrisburg, PA.
A copy of the plan is available by following this link: DRAFT PRP PLAN

Lower Paxton Township Will Soon Have New Notification System
Make sure you stay safe and informed by receiving notifications & alerts from the Township!
By following this link residents can sign up and customize what information your receive through email, text, and/or phone call.
We have a variety of groups you can join to get notifications about emergencies, advisories, community events, and newsletters.
https://lowerpaxtontownship.regroup.com/signup

Wondering what is recyclable in Lower Paxton?
A complete list provided by the contracted hauler is available by clicking HERE.

Join your friends and neighbors for the Annual Holiday Tree Lighting at the Friendship Center.
Free & Open to the Public.
Enjoy arts n crafts, refreshments, music and of course, a visit from Mr. & Mrs. Claus!
The Friendship Center is located at 5000 Commons Drive, Harrisburg, PA.
December 6, 7 to 8:30 pm

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Frequently Called Numbers

Main Switchboard
717-657-5600
Police Administration
717-657-5656
Public Works Department - Jeff Kline
717-657-5615
Sewer Department - William Weaver
717-657-5617
Parks and Recreation - Terry Bauknight
717-657-5635
Friendship Center - Rachelle Scott
717-657-5635
Supervisors Voicemail
717-373-1599
Planning & Zoning - Amanda Zerbe
717-657-5600
Codes Enforcement - Nick Gehret
717-657-5600

Office Hours

Municipal Center (Administration, Community Development, & Sewer)
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Police Department Records Office
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Public Works Department
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Sanitary Sewer Operations
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Friendship Center and the Parks and Recreation Department
Monday to Thursday -  5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday - 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday - 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday - 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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