Current News Jul 13, 2017
An Emergency Planning brochure for the Three Mile Island area has been created to provide instructions on what to do prior to and during an emergency. Residents are asked to review the brochure on how to be prepared, emergency supplies, …Read more
Current News Jun 28, 2017
A public meeting was held on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 to present the conceptual layout for an 86,663 sq. ft. community center to replace the Hershey Recreation Center, located at 605 Cocoa Avenue. Derry Township’s Director …Read more
Current News May 02, 2017
The Township of Derry and the Borough of Hummelstown held a joint public information session on Wednesday, May 3, to discuss what is known on the proposed M&H Railroad project and related safety concerns.
M&H Railroad was awarded a state …Read more
Current News Apr 28, 2017
The Derry Township Board of Supervisors unanimously passed Resolution 1510 – Commitment to Equity and Inclusion at its meeting on Tuesday, April 25.
The resolution recognizes the values of inclusion and equality for all residents and visitors in the Township …Read more
Current News Apr 25, 2017
Derry Township received an award Monday, April 24 at the 95th Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors (PSATS) Conference held in Hershey for the Park Boulevard Bridge Project. PSATS sponsors the statewide Road and Bridge Safety Improvement Contest each year …Read more
Current News Feb 24, 2017
Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners (PWKP) held an informational meeting this week on plans for the Laudermilch Road Bridge to be replaced as part of PennDOT’s Rapid Bridge Replacement Project. The Laudermilch Road bridge was built in 1917 is deteriorating and …Read more
Current News Feb 10, 2017
Kitten season has started early this year due to warmer weather this season, and Derry Township Community Cats invites you to help prevent the birth of unwanted outdoor kittens and improve the health of cats living outdoors by getting cats …Read more
Current News Jan 19, 2017
The Downtown Hershey Association was recognized by the Dauphin County Commissioners and Dauphin County Planning Commission with a Premier Project Award for the implementation of “Downtown Hershey: A Continued Plan for Revitalization.”
The Premier Project Award is intended “to acknowledge …Read more
Current News Jan 10, 2017
Derry Township received two awards in the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisor’s (PSATS) 49th Annual Township Citizen Communication Contest. The annual contest recognizes townships that have successfully communicated news, services, and events to its citizens.
Derry received first place …Read more
Current News Nov 03, 2016
Local, County, and State officials gathered with local stakeholders for a ribbon-cutting ceremony on November 2, 2016 to celebrate the successful completion of the Park Boulevard relocation project.
The project included replacing a 60-year old, structurally deficient bridge, and relocating …Read more
Current News Jul 27, 2016
Adolescents in Derry Township will be rewarded by the Derry Township Police Department when they are observed doing the right thing around the community. Officer Andrew Herr recommended the program to Chief Garth Warner. He said, “The goal of this …Read more
Current News Jul 11, 2016
The Derry Township Recycling Center will no longer accept electronics due to an inability to dispose of these items.
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has advised that electronic waste can be taken to the Dauphin County Recycle Center located …Read more
Current News Jun 24, 2016
Notification was received yesterday from the Department of Environmental Protection that Derry Township was awarded a $240,345 grant that was applied for to replace the tub grinder at the Recycling Center. The new tub grinder replaces a 22-year old grinder …Read more
Current News Apr 13, 2016
Residents that live near the PPL power line near Carter Cove have been notified that PPL plans to replace and upgrade the power line to bring the line up to current standards. The preliminary work surveying the right-of-way and taking …Read more
Current News Feb 12, 2016
Plans May Provide Additional Recreation and Wellness Opportunities for the Community
The Derry Township Industrial Commercial Development Authority (ICDA) and the Township Parks and Recreation Department are working with a Lancaster developer to explore the possibility of having an aquatic …Read more
Current News Feb 05, 2016
The Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution implementing the 2015 Comprehensive Plan at their January 26 meeting. The Plan provides strategic direction for the future development of Derry Township. It is the culmination of a long, collaborative planning process that …Read more