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
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