Current News Feb 06, 2019
PPL will hold an open house on Wednesday, February 13 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Derry Township Municipal Building, 600 Clearwater Road.
Residents are encouraged to attend to receive information on the project and to ask questions. The …Read more
Current News Jan 07, 2019
The reorganization meeting of the Township of Derry Board of Supervisors was held on Monday, January 7, 2019 at the Derry Township Municipal Building.
Supervisor Susan Cort was named chairwoman, Justin Engle will service as vice-chairman, and Supervisor Richard Zmuda …Read more
Current News Dec 28, 2018
Christmas trees will be collected by the Public Works Department January 2 through January 18, weather permitting. The collection schedule will be the same as the fall leaf collection schedule.
Trees should be placed at the location where …Read more
Current News Oct 18, 2018
The Derry Township Board of Supervisors voted to proceed to the Construction Documents and Bidding Services Phase of the proposed Community Center Project following a presentation on the design development drawings and the project budget at its meeting on Tuesday, …Read more
Current News Dec 18, 2018
The Derry Township Board of Supervisors adopted the 2019 budget on Tuesday, December 18, 2018, which included a 0.30 mill real estate tax increase to support the Township’s capital projects and equipment needs.
The increase will generate an additional $621,995 …Read more
Current News Dec 07, 2018
Dr. Ali Michael will be the presenter on the topic of micro-aggressions at the January 23 Hershey All Things Diversity session.
Ali Michael, Ph.D., is the co-founder and director of the Race Institute for K-12 Educators, and the author of …Read more
Current News Nov 15, 2018
Dr. Paul Haidet was the presenter of a thought-provoking interactive audience exchange on unconscious bias; the social stereotypes that we may hold about certain groups of people that we may not be aware of, at the second event of the …Read more
The Township of Derry Board of Supervisors voted unanimously at their November 13, 2018 meeting to appoint Christopher Christman as the Township Manager to begin on November 26, 2018. Christman will fill the position that became vacant with the retirement …Read more
Current News Nov 13, 2018
The Leader family today announced it will pledge $400,000 to name the senior center in the new Hershey Community Center in memory of their parents, the late Governor George M. and Mary Jane Leader.
“We are delighted to pay tribute …Read more
Current News Oct 12, 2018
Kimmel Bogrette Architecture + Site presented the design development drawings for the Hershey Community Center at the October 9, 2018 Board of Supervisors meeting. The Supervisors approved the final design concept.
Click here to view the presentation.…Read more
Current News Sep 28, 2018
This week, the Derry Township Police Department joined in a partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region.
Police officers participating in the “Bigs in Blue” program will spend quality time as mentors to students at Hershey Intermediate …Read more
Current News Sep 14, 2018
The new Hershey Community Center is one step closer to reality thanks to The Hershey Company’s generous commitment of $1,000,000.
The pledge was announced by The Hershey Company CEO, Michele Buck, at a special fundraising event, Adult Swim: Last Call, …Read more
Current News Sep 17, 2018
“Be Empowered by Those Who Have Been Empowered.”
Hershey All Things Diversity opened the 2018-2019 series to a full house with a message from Sharice Johnson, Senior Division, Student Programs Leader, Milton Hershey School.
Johnson defined what being an empowered …Read more
Current News Sep 14, 2018
The Derry Township Board of Supervisors adopted a climate action resolution focusing on climate change and the mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions. The resolution recognizes climate change as one of the most critical sustainability issues threatening long-term human and environmental …Read more
Current News Sep 13, 2018 The preliminary business plan for the Hershey Community Center was presented to the Board of Supervisors in a public meeting held on Tuesday, September 25, at the Municipal Building. Ken Ballard of Ballard King Associates presented the plan and answered… Read more
Current News Sep 12, 2018 The following letter was submitted by the Board of Supervisors and published in this week’s Sun newspaper. We are writing to the residents of Derry Township and the readers of this newspaper to provide current and accurate information regarding the… Read more
Current News Sep 06, 2018 Derry Township is embarking on two road projects in the Township starting this fall and continuing into the spring of 2019. The US 422 Streetscape Improvements project will include right turn lanes along US 422 at Ridge and Linden Roads,… Read more
Current News Sep 05, 2018 Hershey Area All Things Diversity announces its 2018-19 educational series, which will be presented at five sessions from September through May. This is the third year that the sessions on diversity and inclusion have been organized through a collaborative effort… Read more