The storm's arrival is delayed and the total snowfall expected has increased...

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Next Board of Supervisor meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 21st. Traffic Commission will begin at 6:15 followed by the Board meeting at 7pm. Agenda will be posted on the website


If passed, The ‘Volunteer Service Credit Program’ would give eligible East Hempfield Township firefighter volunteers a credit of up to $300 on their earned income tax bill WPMT FOX43

EAST PETERSBURG, LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. -- Volunteer firefighters in East Hempfield Township may have a little extra cash in their pockets at the start of next year. "Anything we can do to keep them going and moving and keep them in this area, that’s what we’re trying to do," Chief Jamie Rohrer, ...

Don’t change the batteries in you smoke alarm this weekend! Say what?!

First, check the date of manufacture and, if it is more than 10 years old, REPLACE IT with a new, 10 year sealed smoke alarm.

Do it, Date It, Done for 10 YEARS!

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US National Weather Service State College PA added 2 new photos.

3/9/18|8AM: March 4th to March 10th is wildfire prevention week in Pennsylvania. This time of year marks the beginning of the Commonwealth’s Spring fire season.... Unlike the western states, Pennsylvania has two wildfire seasons, one in the Spring and one in the Fall.
Fire seasons coincide with lawn clean-up, which relates to the leading cause of wildfires in Pennsylvania, burning of debris.

The Pennsylvania Bureau of Forestry asks citizens, when possible, to recycle lawn and household refuse.

Today's Topic is Campfire safety.

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East Hempfield Township Police Department


The Township installed a new stop sign at Farmingdale Rd and Orville Rd.. This creates an all-way stop at the intersection.

In addition..., a restriction was placed on left turns from southbound Farmingdale Rd. onto Marietta Ave. Left turns are prohibited 7A-9A and 3P-6P.

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Including the cities of Harrisburg, Hershey, Pottsville, Lebanon, York, and Lancaster
417 AM EST Tue Mar 6 2018



* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 6 inches
or more possible.

* WHERE...Dauphin, Schuylkill, Lebanon, York and Lancaster
Counties. The greatest risk of heavy snow is along and east of
the I-81 and I-83 corridor.

* WHEN...From late Tuesday night through Wednesday evening.
Heaviest snow most likely during the daylight hours Wednesday
with snowfall rates of 1-2 inches per hour possible.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions,
including during the morning and evening commutes on Wednesday.
Significant reductions in visibility are possible.


There is the potential for significant winter weather that may impact travel. Continue to monitor forecasts and review winter weather safety and preparedness information at

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Agreed, awesome job Scott and Janet!

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Amos Herr Dream Park added 2 new photos.

Thanks to Scott Keuper and his team for getting all the plaques completed on our donated benches!
We appreciate all the donors & cant wait for the spring To come when we can play again!

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US National Weather Service State College PA

01 MAR 2018 @ 10:00 PM EST: Rain is transitioning to snow across north central Pennsylvania and winds are increasing over the Laurel mountains. Heavy rain will... continue to move through the remainder of the area.

Here is a quick look at how all three of these events will affect our area over the next 24 hours.

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Next Supervisors meeting will be Wednesday, February 21st @ 7pm. Traffic Commission begins at 6:15pm. Agenda is available at

Our office and police across Lancaster County are urging residents: LOCK YOUR VEHICLES, REMOVE/CONCEAL VALUABLES.
We continue to investigate a rash of thefts vehicles - across the county. The majority of targeted vehicles were UNLOCKED.
Details on the crimes:
This recent theft shows how quick and easy it can be for a potential thief.

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Surveillance video of a recent theft from a vehicle in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. This demonstrates how quick and easy it is for thieves to target unloc...

Trash invoices coming due, $47/qtr or get a discount if paid for the year ($173).

Next Supervisors meeting will be Wednesday, February 7th beginning at 7pm. The agenda is available at

THANK YOU Rob Allen, The Allen Family Foundation and Lancaster Toyota Mazda Scion for your annual financial support to the EHT Police Department K-9 unit. Ringo and all the officers are thankful for having such a great business within the Township. ...

Lancaster Toyota: Toyota Dealer in East Petersburg, serving Lancaster and York
Lancaster Toyota has a full lineup of new Toyotas and used cars to choose from. We offer great service, many incentives, and financing for all credit types.

Lancaster Toyota has a full lineup of new Toyotas and used cars to choose from. We offer great service, many incentives, and financing for all credit types.