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Virtual Board of Supervisors Meeting
Current News Feb 19, 2021

The Derry Township Board of Supervisors recognizes the importance of Gov. Wolf’s Stay-At-Home order during the Covid-19 Pandemic and also acknowledges the need for continuity of government.  For this reason we will be holding the next public Supervisors meeting virtually …

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Waste Management Weather Event
Current News Feb 17, 2021

Due to the anticipated snow event, Waste Management will not be operating on Thursday, February 18, 2021.

At this time our plans are to run our Thursday routes on Friday and Friday routes on Saturday.

If there are any changes …

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Chocolate Avenue and W. Caracas Avenue Pedestrian Access Improvements Project
Current News Feb 10, 2021 HRG, the Township’s Engineer, provided an overview of the Pedestrian Access Improvements Project located along Chocolate Ave. between Valley Rd. and Linden Rd., and at the intersections of W. Caracas Ave. / Valley Rd., W. Caracas Ave. / Ridge Rd.,… Read more
Proposed FY2021 Budget
Current News Nov 18, 2020

The Township of Derry Board of Supervisors held a Budget Hearing on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 5:30 p.m., to review the proposed 2021 budget.  A draft of the 2021 budget is on display at the Township of Derry Municipal …

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Budget Hearing
Current News Nov 13, 2020

The Derry Township Board of Supervisors recognizes the importance of Gov. Wolf’s Stay-At-Home order during the Covid-19 Pandemic and also acknowledges the need for continuity of government.  For this reason we will be holding the Budget Hearing virtually using a …

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Derry Township Police Dispatch Transfers to County on November 9th
Current News Nov 06, 2020 Derry Township will transfer radio and Computer Aided Dispatching from the current police dispatch center at the Derry Township Police Department (DTPD) to Dauphin County Department of Public Safety (DCDPS) on Monday, November 9, 2020.   In this new arrangement, all… Read more
Township Schedules Shred-It Event for October 16
Current News Oct 09, 2020

Derry Township invites its residents to bring personal documents that need to be shredded to its next Shred-It event, Friday, October 16 from 9 a.m. to noon in the parking lot of the Hershey Volunteer Fire Department.

Only sensitive documents …

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Resident Notice
Current News Oct 02, 2020

The Township of Derry would like to notify you that we have granted permission to the contractor working on the Community Center project located at 605 Cocoa Avenue to begin work at 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 6, 2020.  This …

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Stop This Invader!
Current News

The spotted lanternfly is an invasive insect from Asia currently found in southeastern Pennsylvania, and sightings have been reported in some neighboring states. 

REPORT spotted lanternfly sightings at extension.psu.edu/spotted-lanternfly.

DESTROY all life stages that you find. Check your car and …

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Hazard Mitigation Plan Survey
Current News Sep 23, 2020

Dauphin County is updating its Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP). The HMP will analyze the hazards faced by the County and Derry Township, its residents, and businesses, and will identify a strategy for minimizing the vulnerability to these hazards. You can …

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Polling Places Change
Current News Sep 22, 2020

Effective for the November 3rd General Election, the Dauphin County Board of Elections has changed the voting locations for Precincts 1, 3, 10 and 12. The new locations for these Precincts are as follows.

1st Precinct:   Lower Dauphin Field House …

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Virtual ICDA Meeting
Current News Sep 17, 2020

The ICDA Board recognizes the importance of Gov. Wolf’s Stay-At-Home order during the Covid-19 Pandemic and also acknowledges the need for continuity of government.  For this reason we will be holding the next public ICDA meeting virtually using a Zoom …

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Derry Township Moves to Transfer Emergency Dispatch Services to County
Current News Aug 25, 2020

The Derry Township Board of Supervisors voted unanimously at its August 25, 2020 meeting to authorize the Township Manager to officially explore transfer of police dispatch services to Dauphin County. The decision was made to reduce expenses in light of …

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Derry Township Before and After School Child Care Program Closed For 2020-2021 School Year
Current News Aug 10, 2020

Derry Township has made the difficult decision to close the Kids Club program operated by the Parks and Recreation Department for the 2020-2021 school year. 

Primarily, although the Township has extremely competent personnel, it is not confident that it possesses …

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Public Feedback Period Extended for Greater Hershey Regional Transportation Study – Deadline for Comments is 9/8/2020
Current News Aug 07, 2020

In response to an outpouring of constructive public comment from concerned citizens regarding the Greater Hershey Regional Transportation Study, Derry Township is extending the period for feedback for an additional thirty days. Residents now have until Tuesday, September 8, 2020 …

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Derry Township Municipal Authority Public Meeting Notice
Current News Jul 23, 2020

The remainder of regularly-scheduled 2020 public meetings of the Derry Township Municipal Authority Board can be attended virtually via the “GoToMeeting” software or in person at the Authority’s office at 670 Clearwater Road, Hershey PA. A list of meeting dates …

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The Hershey Volunteer Fire Department Announces Community Connect
Current News Jul 17, 2020 We all know every second counts in an emergency. For this reason, we are rolling out a new program to protect our residents and their property in the most effective way possible. Community Connect is a free, secure, easy to… Read more
Special Meeting Notice
Current News Jul 15, 2020 A Special Meeting of the Derry Township Board of Supervisors is scheduled for Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to consider change orders related to the Derry Township Community Center Project.   In order to ensure public safety during the… Read more
Special Meeting Notice
Current News A Special Meeting of the Derry Township Board of Supervisors is scheduled for Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. to present and review the Greater Hershey Regional Transportation Study.   In order to ensure public safety during the COVID-19 crisis,… Read more
Community Connect Program
Current News Jul 01, 2020

We all know every second counts in an emergency. For this reason we are rolling out a new program to protect our residents and their property in the most effective way possible. Community Connect is a free, secure, easy to …

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