Welcome to Hamilton Township

 SUPERVISOR’S MEETING

The next Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting will be held on October 2nd, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

The next Parks & Recreation Board meeting will be held on October 10th @ 7:00 pm

The next Planning Commission meeting will be held on October 17th, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

The next Finance Committee meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 26th @ 6:30 pm

 

Reminders all resident having a yard sale will need a permit there is no fee limit 2 per year

 

Image result for phone clipartMust use area codes to call out

starting August 26,2017 you must use 10 digit to make a call. Beginning September 26,2017 new customers in the 717 geographical are may be assigned telephone numbers with the new are code 223.

There will be no changes to your telephone number if your area code is already is 717, what is local now will remain local, you will continue to dial 1 + area code to other area codes, you will still dial just 3 digits for 911

 

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 When cleaning out your closet this fall think about dropping of any cloths and shoes for donation to the Community Aid drop box at the Township Building.   

    Community Aid will give back to the Township .04 per pound of donations. The money that is given back will help the people in the community.

 

 

 

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Swimming Pools Required A Building Permit Click on attachment for more information  PMCA Swimming Pool Requirements

 

 

Image result for mosquito clipartMosquito-borne Disease Control Program

The Department of Environmental Protection; PA Department of Health and the Center for Disease Control & Prevention have issued a Surveillance Program against mosquitoes, standing water and dead birds.  Their goal is to reduce the risk of WNV (West Nile Virus) exposure.  Please check your property and look for anything that holds water for one week or more.  These are the places where mosquito larva will grow.  If you have questions please contact this office or PA Dept. of Health at 717-334-2112

 

Image result for pill clipartMedication Collection Boxes

Turn in unused and expired medications for safe disposal at one of Adams County’s permanent medication drop boxes.

Adams County Courthouse
11 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9840
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Conewago Township Police Department
541 Oxford Avenue, Hanover, PA 17331
717-637-0411
8:00 am- 2:00 pm M-F

Cumberland Township Police Department
1370 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-3966
8:00 am- 4:00 pm M-Th

Eastern Adams Police Department
110 N. Berlin Avenue, New Oxford, PA 17350
10:00 am – 3:00 pm M-F

Gettysburg Borough Police Department
59 East High Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1168
8am – 4:30pm M-F
*Sponsored by Gettysburg Borough Police Department

Gettysburg College
Broadway entrance to Health Services and is accessible when the
Health Service is open: Hours: 8:30 am-12 Noon and 1:00-4:30 pm.
(Hours during summer and winter breaks may vary.)

Liberty Township Police Department
39 Topper Road, Fairfield, PA 17320
8:00 am- 4:00 pm M-Th

Littlestown Borough Police Department
10 South Queen Street, Littlestown, PA 17340
7:00 am – 3:30 pm M-F

McSherrystown Borough Police Department
366 Main Street, McSherrystown, PA 17344
8:00 am – 2:00 pm M-F

WellSpan Pharmacy Fairfield
4910 Fairfield Road, Fairfield, PA 17320
9:00 am – 6:00 pm M-F
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Saturday 

 
 
 

 

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 We continue to collect items for the Adams County SPCA for the care of the animals at the shelter. They can be dropped off at the Hamilton Township Office. They are in need of clean bedding, food, blankets, towels and toys.

 

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The Township continues to collect glossy paper and magazines, the glossy newspaper inserts, ect. They can be dropped of at the Township off. 

 

Washington Township
Electronic Recycling Program

Open to all area residents
The rate is $.45 per pound with a $25.00 minimum per trip.
The amount of electronics per trip are not limited. ALL units will be weighed for cost.
ELECTRONIC DEVICES ACCEPTED

on TUESDAYS and WEDNESDAYS from 8 am – 4 pm.

All electronic devices must be recycled and can not be disposed of in any other manner.
Transfer Station / Recycling Center only accept CASH or CHECKS.
NO CREDIT CARDS PLEASE!

 

 Tenant Notification

Hamilton Township Ordinance #53 requires all landlords to file annual reports listing all rental or rentable units, tenants, or occupiers.  The purpose of the ordinance is to correctly identify the actual residents within a dwelling unit, business unit, or parcel of real estate to enable the Township to more equitably and efficiently assess and levy taxes on taxable residents.   A copy of the ordinance is available at the Township Office.  The Tenant/Landlord Form is available under “Permits & Forms” on this web-site.  This form must be returned to the Township Secretary between Jan 1st and 15th of each year.  Changes throughout the year must be reported as well.  Thank you

 

OPEN RECORDS OFFICER AND RIGHT TO KNOW REQUEST

The Right to Know Law requires that we post the following information:

Our Right to Know Officer is Stephanie A. Egger.  You may request information by filling out a Right to Know form, found under the Forms tab.  You may file a Right to Know requests in person, by e-mail, by facsimile or by mail.  If you have any questions please contact the Township Office.

 

2017 Fall/Winter Newsletter

Our new Fall/Winter Newsletter is ready and available at the Township Office,

or you can print out a copy from our internet site at:  http://twphamilton.com.

 

Photos were taken by Devon Brogan of Coxen Photography.  You can contact her for further information at:  coxenphotography@gmail.com