Offices Closed and Board of Commissioners Meeting Canceled on March 21st
The Township Office will be closing early at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, March 21st due to snow. Additionally, the Board of Commissioners Meeting scheduled for that night will be canceled. The Township offices will reopen at the normal time on Thursday, March 22nd.
Yellow Breeches Creek Starry Field Access Point at Messiah College to be Closed the Following Dates
Messiah College has identified the following dates the Starry Field access point to be closed to visitors not affiliated with college-sponsored events; future dates will be communicated when needed for college-sponsored events: May 2018 Saturday, May 12 Friday and Saturday, May 18 – 19 June 2018 Saturday and Sunday, June 9 – 10 Saturday, June 16 July 2018 Wednesday, July 4 Sunday, July 15 August 2018 Saturday and Sunday, August 4 – 5 Sunday, August 12 Friday, August 31 September 2018 Saturday, Sunday, and Monday, September 1 – 3
Allendale Road, between Stonehedge Lane and Geneva Drive, will be closed for construction work beginning the week of February 19th
Allendale Road, between Stonehedge Lane and Geneva Drive, will be closed for construction work beginning the week of February 19th. This portion of road is expected to be closed for the next couple of months. Detour signs will be placed in the area, but motorists are encouraged to travel between Wilson Lane to Lancaster Boulevard to Geneva Drive. Please use caution when driving in this area.
Rain Garden Workshop- April 19 at 6 P.M.
Thursday, April 19 at 6 PM – 8 PM Location: 100 Gettysburg Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 Upper Allen Township will be hosting a Rain Garden Workshop with presenters Lois Kriens & Maggie Pepe, Penn State Master Gardeners. Rain gardens are an attractive and sustainable way to intercept and filter stormwater on your own property before it enters storm sewers, streams, creeks or rivers. Maggie and Lois will share information about creating and planting your own rain garden, using native plants to enhance pollinator and wildlife habitat. Attendees will receive a rain garden starter seed mix. The event is free! Registration is required by April 12. Please contact Megan McNamee, Environmental Planner at: email@example.com or 717-766-0756
Volunteers Needed to Assist with Snow Removal
The Township is creating a list of people who are willing to help other residents remove snow from sidewalks, driveways, fire hydrants, and other access areas. Information would be provided to township residents who are not able to remove the snow on their own. If you are interested in helping others and would like to be added to the list, please contact Zach Gulden at 717-766-0756 or firstname.lastname@example.org.