Current News Sep 11, 2019 Please be advised, in an effort to mitigate on-going traffic concerns in the region, Derry Township, in partnership, with Hershey Entertainment & Resorts will be closing the northbound slip ramp on Park Boulevard into the Giant Center for the upcoming… Read more
Current News Aug 30, 2019
On August 20, 2019, Derry Township, in partnership with the Downtown Hershey Association, hosted a community public meeting and shared some of the progress being made on a planning study for Downtown Hershey. Urban Design Associates (UDA), a national planning …Read more
Current News Aug 02, 2019
The Township of Derry has been awarded a $2 million Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) grant for the new Hershey Community Center.
RACP is a Commonwealth grant program administered by the Office of the Budget for the acquisition and construction …Read more
Current News Jul 30, 2019
The Derry Township Bike and Pedestrian Alliance wants to hear from you! Please take a few minutes to complete the below survey and provide your thoughts on issues facing bicyclists and pedestrians in Derry Township. We’ll be using this information, …Read more
Current News Jul 19, 2019
Derry Township Supervisors considered five options with various pool offerings ranging from a cost between $28,820,000 and $36,737,250 for the new Community Center after hearing presentations from the architects, construction manager, programming consultant, and finance team. The four Board members …Read more
Current News Jun 12, 2019
The following options were presented at the June 11, 2019 Board of Supervisors meeting:Read more
Current News Jun 10, 2019
More than 250 community and business members participated in the CEO Action Check Your Blind Spots unconscious bias tour, which came to Hershey on June 3, 2019 in commemoration of the two-year anniversary of the CEO Action for Diversity & …Read more
Current News May 31, 2019
A kick-off meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 18 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Hershey Story Museum, 63 W. Chocolate Avenue.
Derry Township is collaborating with Urban Design Associates to improve Downtown Hershey. The goal is to enhance …Read more
The Derry Township Board of Supervisors and staff are sadden by the passing of former Supervisor Paul Clark on Sunday, May 26, 2019. Paul served on the Board from 1991 until 2005. During his tenure the Hershey Public Library, the …Read more
Current News May 23, 2019
The community is invited to stop by the Check Your Blind Spots interactive bus tour on Monday, June 3, 2019 between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. in the parking lot of The Hershey Theatre.
The free tour is coming to …Read more
Current News May 22, 2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) closed all lanes of U.S. 422 in North Londonderry Township, Lebanon County, as a precaution due to a nearby sinkhole. The sinkhole is in the area of the Sinkhole Saloon and Palmyra Bowling Center. …Read more
Current News Apr 12, 2019
The Derry Township Board of Supervisors rejected the bids received for five prime contracts for the construction of a new Hershey Community Center at their April 9, 2019 meeting.
The 17 bids submitted for general, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection were …Read more
Roadwork continues on Chocolate Avenue in Downtown Hershey. Milling will begin at 8:00 p.m. Monday night, April 15 and will continue on Tuesday night. The road will remain in a milled state for several weeks while base repairs are completed. …Read more
Current News Mar 01, 2019
Following PPL’s Open House on Wednesday, February 13 on the revised rebuild plan for the 69kV transmission line in Derry Township, a website was created to provide up-to-date public information.
The transmission line will be built underground primarily in …Read more
Current News Feb 27, 2019
The Derry Township Muncipal Authority took over administrating the stormwater management program two years ago. See the Stormwater Annual Summary Report for 2018 and learn about the 30 projects that were completed.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 Nov 15, 2018
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