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Sinkhole Closes Route 422 in North Londonderry Township
Current News Sep 05, 2017

All lanes of Route 422 in North Londonderry Township, Lebanon County, were closed on Tuesday, September 5, as a safety precaution due to the expansion of a nearby sinkhole that created cracks in the pavement of eastbound Route 422 and …

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August 31st is Overdose Awareness Day in Derry Township
Current News Aug 31, 2017

International Overdose Awareness Day is a global campaign that works towards preventing overdose, reducing the stigma associated with it, and providing support to families and loved ones of overdose victims.

Derry Township Proclamation

Visit www.overdoseday.com for more information on the …

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Derry Township Invites Community to Diversity & Inclusion Events
Current News Jul 24, 2017

The Township of Derry is pleased to invite the community to the Hershey Area All Things Diversity Sessions for 2017-2018. The educational sessions are organized by the Township, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, The Hershey Company and …

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Exelon Provides Important Safety Information to Residents in the Three Mile Island Area
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, …

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Derry Township Adopts Diversity Resolution
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 …

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Derry Named 2017 Winner of Bridge Safety Improvement Program
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 …

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Park Avenue Bridge is Open
Current News Apr 19, 2017

Park Avenue is open to traffic. Work will resume on unspecified dates in May during daylight hours. Flaggers will be in place in order to facilitate alternating, single lane traffic.

 

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Laudermilch Road Bridge to be Replaced in 2018
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 …

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Derry Township Community Cats Helps to Control the Outdoor Cat Population
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 …

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Downtown Hershey Association Receives Premier Project Award
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 …

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Derry Township Wins Statewide Awards for Communication Efforts
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 …

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Park Boulevard Relocation Project Improves Infrastructure
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 …

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New Positive Reinforcement Program Has Derry Township Police Issuing Gift Tickets
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 …

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Electronics Are No Longer Accepted at the Recycling Center
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 …

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Do You Have a Stray Cat in Your Neighborhood?
Current News May 20, 2015

The next trap, neuter and release week for the Community Cats Program is June 24.  If you have a stray cat in your neighborhood, please call the “catline” at 717-592-8087.…

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The Men and Women of the Hershey Volunteer Fire Company Are Asking You to Support the Capital Campaign for the Expansion of the Fire Station
Current News Nov 25, 2014

The Hershey Volunteer Fire Company Kicks of Their Capital Campaign Chairman of the Board of Supervisors and long-time fire fighter John Foley speaks at the press conference held on November 24th. Press Release

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TNR Program Help to Control the Feral Cat Population
Current News Jun 23, 2014

The Trap/Neuter/Release Program volunteers trap cats to be spayed/neutered, provide vaccines and other medical care and three days of convalescence before returning the cats to their original location.

TNR programs prevent the pregnancies that cause colonies to grow and are …

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