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.
Cumberland County will hold a household hazardous waste collection event on Saturday, August 23, 2014 from 9am until 3pm at the Cumberland County Service Center, located at 310 Allen Road in Carlisle, PA. The event will be limited to Cumberland County residents and small businesses and will be held rain or shine. For a list of acceptable items, directions and more information, please visit the Cumberland County website by clicking HERE or call 717-240-6489.
As of June 16, 2014 until September 30, 2014, the Enck’s Mill Road Bridge will be closed to all traffic.
At the May 19, 2014 Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board approved bids for this summer’s projects.
The following roads are scheduled for some milling, base repair, minor reconstruction and resurfacing:
Ball Park Drive - Goodyear Road to State Route 34
Montsera Road - South of Enck’s Mill Road to State Route 174 and West Yellow Breeches Road
Stonehouse Road - Entire Roadway from State Route 11 to State Route 465
Stuart Road - Dannah Drive to State Route 174
Peach Glen Road – From Rt. 34 to the Adams County line
The following roads will be resurfaced:
Ballpark Drive, Beverly Court, Dannah Drive, Heritage Court, McCoy Lane (section), Minich Drive, Nelson Drive, Rapuano Way, Sandy Bottom Road, Seneca Circle, Stonehouse Road, Stuart Road (section), Tioga Lane.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org with a short letter of intent and a resume if interested. Any questions may also be directed to the Manager.
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 email@example.com.
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)