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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.

REMINDER: The Dickinson Township Office will be closed on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 for elections.


Construction Schedule: The following roads will be closed for pipe replacement

Piney Court - May 18th and 19th


NOTICE: DICKINSON TOWNSHIP IS SEEKING A FULL TIME PUBLIC WORKS EMPLOYEE. PLEASE VIEW THE NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENT PAGE UNDER EMPLOYMENT FOR MORE INFORMATION.


The Township Supervisors will be holding several work shop meetings as they work through the Comprehensive Plan (Comp Plan) update implementation process. The Comp Plan is a long-range policy plan for Townships to help with future goals, objectives, and strategies. The Township Planning Commission has spent countless meetings and hours reviewing and updating the Comp Plan to better align with the newly adopted Zoning Ordinances. The Board will now review the draft for adoption. The Township encourages residents to attend the Comp Plan workshop meetings that will be held on the first Monday of every month in the Township meeting room. Meetings will begin at 6:00 pm.


The DTWP Park and Recreation Board is seeking a volunteer to serve on their Board.

The DTWP Zoning Hearing Board (ZHB) is seeking a volunteer to serve on the Board.

The DTWP Zoning Hearing Board (ZHB) is seeking at least two volunteers to serve as Alternate Members.

Please contact the Township Office at (717) 486-7424 if you are interested in serving.



Upcoming Meetings/Events

May 23 - 2022 Park & Recreation- Meeting
May 24 - 2022 Municipal Authority- Meeting
May 25 - 2022 Zoning Hearing Board Hearing
May 30 - Memorial Day
June 6 - 2022-Board-of-Supervisors- Meeting
June 8 - 2022 Planning Commission-Meeting
June 20 - 2022-Board-of-Supervisors- Meeting
June 22 - 2022 Zoning Hearing Board Hearing
June 27 - 2022 Park & Recreation- Meeting
June 28 - 2022 Municipal Authority- Meeting

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

2 Dunwoody Drive,
Carlisle PA, 17015
717-249-2121

Holiday Closings

December 24 - Christmas Eve
December 27 - Christmas Holiday
December 31 - New Years
February 21 - Presidents Day
April 15 - Good Friday
May 17 - Primary Election Day
May 30 - Memorial Day
July 4 - Independence Day
September 5 - Labor Day
November 8 - Election Day
November 11 - Veterans Day
November 24 - Thanksgiving Day
November 25 - Thanksgiving Holiday
December 23 - Christmas Holiday
December 26 - Christmas Holiday