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Lower Swatara Township Administrative Office Hours:  Monday thru

Friday, 8 AM - 4 PM

(717) 939-9377

 

 

 

NOTICE  Lawrence Street Construction

 

The north end of Lawrence Street in Eagle Heights is being modified in conjunction with the construction of new campus housing. The roadway will now go directly north-south to Dauphin Street without the two right-angle turns. During the construction, the north end of Lawrence Street will be closed to all but construction and emergency vehicles. Please use Wood Street to access Dauphin Street until construction is completed.

 

 

2014 TOWNSHIP MEETING SCHEDULE

 

"Door-to-Door" Solicitation

 

We would like to remind our residents that door-to-door solicitation ("transient retail business") does require a transient retail business license, which is issued by the Lower Swatara Police Department.  Any person approaching your home to conduct transient retail business should be able to produce a copy of this license/permit for your inspection.  If you have any questions, please contact the 

Lower Swatara Police Department at 939-0463. 

The following link will provide more specifics on the Township ordinance regulating this activity:  transient retail business

 

 

Mailbox Guidelines:

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CUSTOMERS ARE REQUIRED TO CONTACT THE LOCAL POST OFFICE BEFORE INSTALLING THE MAILBOX TO ENSURE ITS CORRECT PLACEMENT AND HEIGHT AT THE STREET. GENERALLY, MAILBOXES ARE INSTALLED AT A HEIGHT OF 41 - 45 in. FROM THE ROAD SURFACE TO INSIDE FLOOR OF THE MAILBOX OR POINT OF MAIL ENTRY (LOCKED DESIGNS) AND ARE SET BACK 6 - 8 in. FROM FRONT FACE OF CURB OR ROAD EDGE TO THE MAILBOX DOOR.

*Please note that the Township is not responsible for mailboxes not in compliance with the above regulations.  If mailboxes are too close to the curb, they may be damaged by snow plows, street sweepers, and other large vehicles during leaf collection and any upcoming road construction.

 

General Questions?

UPCOMING EVENTS

April 16

7 PM

Board of Commissioners Legislative Mtg.

April 18

GOOD FRIDAY --- TOWNSHIP OFFICES CLOSED

April 19

10:00 A.M. SHARP

Lower Swatara Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt

(2 Theodore Avenue)

April 24

7 PM

Planning Commission Mtg.

April 26

OPENING DAY FOR BASEBALL

April 28

7 PM

Municipal Authority Mtg.

April 30

7 PM

Zoning Hearing Board

 

 

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