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Township residents can dispose of out of date prescriptions and over the counter medicine at the Township Police Dept thanks to this special container provided by VFW Post 6704

Township residents can dispose of out of date prescriptions and over the counter medicine at the Township Police Dept thanks to this special container provided by VFW Post 6704

Commissioner Silcox presents resolutions to Bryce Armstrong, Stacey Armstrong, and Alex Traughber

Commissioner Silcox presents resolutions to Bryce Armstrong, Stacey Armstrong, and Alex Traughber

Commissioner Silcox presents resolutions to Captain John Worster, John Goho, Christopher Brody, Marty Henderson, and Bryce Armstrong

Commissioner Silcox presents resolutions to Captain John Worster, John Goho, Christopher Brody, Marty Henderson, and Bryce Armstrong

CV JROTC performs as Color Guard for Hampden Veterans Golf Outing

CV JROTC performs as Color Guard for Hampden Veterans Golf Outing

Magisterial District Judge Kathryn Silcox administers the oath of office to Hampden Fire Police personnel

Magisterial District Judge Kathryn Silcox administers the oath of office to Hampden Fire Police personnel

Hampden Township Volunteer Fire taking part in the Support the Troops Rally

Hampden Township Volunteer Fire taking part in the Support the Troops Rally

Commissioner Bienstock presents a Resolution to Gary Coburn, Chairman of the Veteran’s Recognition Committee, for efforts made by the Committee to support veterans

Commissioner Bienstock presents a Resolution to Gary Coburn, Chairman of the Veteran’s Recognition Committee, for efforts made by the Committee to support veterans

Township Commissioner Nathan Silcox attended the dedication of two markers placed in Hampden Park describing the fighting at Sporting Hill on June 28 and June 30, 1863.  The fighting involved a brief artillery duel with the Confederates firing from Salem Church on the Carlisle Pike toward Union positions at Sporting Hill.  Eventually, the Confederates withdrew and joined Gen. Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia at Gettysburg.

Township Commissioner Nathan Silcox attended the dedication of two markers placed in Hampden Park describing the fighting at Sporting Hill on June 28 and June 30, 1863. The fighting involved a brief artillery duel with the Confederates firing from Salem Church on the Carlisle Pike toward Union positions at Sporting Hill. Eventually, the Confederates withdrew and joined Gen. Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia at Gettysburg.

Channel 21 Chief Meteorologist Tom Russell hosts his Steak and a Forecast at the Good Hope Fire Station

Channel 21 Chief Meteorologist Tom Russell hosts his Steak and a Forecast at the Good Hope Fire Station

Commissioner Silcox makes a presentation to Tom Russell of WHP CBS 21 News and Joe and Rita Pirozzi for their involvement in the successful “Steak and a Forecast” event with the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Dept

Commissioner Silcox makes a presentation to Tom Russell of WHP CBS 21 News and Joe and Rita Pirozzi for their involvement in the successful “Steak and a Forecast” event with the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Dept

Commissioner Bienstock recognizes Pinnacle Health Vice President Paul Toburen and Chief Operating Officer of the West Shore Hospital Dr. Christian Caicedo for PinnacleHealth’s “Best Hospitals” and “Most Beautiful Hospitals” rankings in recent publications

Commissioner Bienstock recognizes Pinnacle Health Vice President Paul Toburen and Chief Operating Officer of the West Shore Hospital Dr. Christian Caicedo for PinnacleHealth’s “Best Hospitals” and “Most Beautiful Hospitals” rankings in recent publications

Hampden Township Commissioners Nate Silcox and John Thomas along with Gary Coburn and Bob Weed of the Hampden Veterans Recognition Committee say goodbye to Captain Jeff and Maritza Rathbun and welcome Captain Rudy Geisler and his wife to the Naval Support Activity.

Hampden Township Commissioners Nate Silcox and John Thomas along with Gary Coburn and Bob Weed of the Hampden Veterans Recognition Committee say goodbye to Captain Jeff and Maritza Rathbun and welcome Captain Rudy Geisler and his wife to the Naval Support Activity.

The Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra performs at Fun Food Fireworks 2015 at Hampden Park.

The Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra performs at Fun Food Fireworks 2015 at Hampden Park.

Hampden Township Board President, Al Bienstock presents a Resolution of the Board of Commissioners to Naval Base Commander Jeffrey Rathbun recognizing him for service to the country, our region and as a Veteran\'s Recognition Committee volunteer during his Change of Command Ceremony.

Hampden Township Board President, Al Bienstock presents a Resolution of the Board of Commissioners to Naval Base Commander Jeffrey Rathbun recognizing him for service to the country, our region and as a Veteran\'s Recognition Committee volunteer during his Change of Command Ceremony.

2015 Breakfast with Business Leaders

2015 Breakfast with Business Leaders

Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company’s new Heavy Rescue unit was delivered and put into service October 2015

Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company’s new Heavy Rescue unit was delivered and put into service October 2015

Township Commissioners Bienstock and Silcox join Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company officials and Township staff at the housing ceremony for the new Heavy Rescue unit purchased by the Township and the Fire Company and placed in to service in October

Township Commissioners Bienstock and Silcox join Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company officials and Township staff at the housing ceremony for the new Heavy Rescue unit purchased by the Township and the Fire Company and placed in to service in October

Members of the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company perform a housing ceremony for the new Heavy Rescue unit placed in to service in October

Members of the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company perform a housing ceremony for the new Heavy Rescue unit placed in to service in October

The Hampden Board of Commissioners welcomes new Officers Michael McIntyre and Derek Day after their oath of office was administered on Nov 24, 2015

The Hampden Board of Commissioners welcomes new Officers Michael McIntyre and Derek Day after their oath of office was administered on Nov 24, 2015

Township staff participate in an annual CPR certification course which is part of an ongoing program coordinated through the Township\'s Safety Committee

Township staff participate in an annual CPR certification course which is part of an ongoing program coordinated through the Township\'s Safety Committee

Commissioner Al Bienstock is sworn in by District Judge Silcox with his wife Elyse

Commissioner Al Bienstock is sworn in by District Judge Silcox with his wife Elyse

Commissioner John Thomas is sworn in by District Judge Silcox with his wife Judy

Commissioner John Thomas is sworn in by District Judge Silcox with his wife Judy

Fire Chief Rick Flinn III, Assistant Fire Chief Tom Hoffecker, and Assistant Fire Chief Michael Taylor receive their oath of office from District Judge Silcox

Fire Chief Rick Flinn III, Assistant Fire Chief Tom Hoffecker, and Assistant Fire Chief Michael Taylor receive their oath of office from District Judge Silcox

Fire Company Trustees Jim Wible and Marty Herman receive their oath of office from District Judge Silcox

Fire Company Trustees Jim Wible and Marty Herman receive their oath of office from District Judge Silcox

Members of the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire and Fire Police are sworn in by District Judge Silcox

Members of the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire and Fire Police are sworn in by District Judge Silcox

John Rausch is awarded Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Fighter of the Year by Commissioners Ken Fetrow, Al Bienstock, John Gaspich, and John Thomas

John Rausch is awarded Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Fighter of the Year by Commissioners Ken Fetrow, Al Bienstock, John Gaspich, and John Thomas

George Broaddus receives an award from the Mechanicsburg VFW for exemplary service in his field.

George Broaddus receives an award from the Mechanicsburg VFW for exemplary service in his field.

Steven Goho receives an award from the Mechanicsburg VFW for exemplary service in his field.

Steven Goho receives an award from the Mechanicsburg VFW for exemplary service in his field.

Members of Cumberland York Area Local Defense Group (Al Bienstock, Shelby Rexrode, Jonathan Bowser, Barry Rhoads (consultant) and Jamie Keener) met with senior officials at the Pentagon on 3/22/16 concerning local military bases.

Members of Cumberland York Area Local Defense Group (Al Bienstock, Shelby Rexrode, Jonathan Bowser, Barry Rhoads (consultant) and Jamie Keener) met with senior officials at the Pentagon on 3/22/16 concerning local military bases.

Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company annual Touch a Truck event invites the community to learn more about the volunteer fire service and to experience a wide array of fire apparatus and commercial grade trucks and equipment. Please support the efforts of the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company

Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company annual Touch a Truck event invites the community to learn more about the volunteer fire service and to experience a wide array of fire apparatus and commercial grade trucks and equipment. Please support the efforts of the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company

Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company annual Touch a Truck event invites the community to learn more about the volunteer fire service and to experience a wide array of fire apparatus and commercial grade trucks and equipment. Please support the efforts of the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company

Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company annual Touch a Truck event invites the community to learn more about the volunteer fire service and to experience a wide array of fire apparatus and commercial grade trucks and equipment. Please support the efforts of the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company

Township Commissioners Al Bienstock and John V. Thomas (pictured on the right) attend the Grand Opening of Mechanicsburg Self Storage

Township Commissioners Al Bienstock and John V. Thomas (pictured on the right) attend the Grand Opening of Mechanicsburg Self Storage

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Members of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee, Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company, active duty and retired military personnel and the community attend a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the memory of those that lost their lives for this nation.

Hampden Township Commissioner Nate Silcox joins members from various Chambers of Commerce to celebrate the grand opening of Duck Donuts and welcome their business to the community.

Hampden Township Commissioner Nate Silcox joins members from various Chambers of Commerce to celebrate the grand opening of Duck Donuts and welcome their business to the community.

Public Works crews work to televise sewer lines to ensure quality service in Hampden Township

Public Works crews work to televise sewer lines to ensure quality service in Hampden Township

Public Works crews work to televise sewer lines to ensure quality service in Hampden Township

Public Works crews work to televise sewer lines to ensure quality service in Hampden Township

Commissioner Bienstock and the Board recognize Junior Commissioners William Fish and Eric Gaspich for their time served.

Commissioner Bienstock and the Board recognize Junior Commissioners William Fish and Eric Gaspich for their time served.

Billy Fish, Township resident and Eagle Scout, leads a volunteer group in marking Township owned stromdrain inlets in his pursuit of the William T. Hornaday Award.  Over 240 inlets were marked by volunteers reminding residents that stormwater from the inlets drain to a local creek or watershed and that dumping of any foreign material is prohibited.  The project was completed at no cost the Township as Billy raised the funds necessary to cover the cost of materials and supplies through community based donations.  The Township Commissioners and Sewer Authority wish to recognize and congratulate Billy on the accomplishment of this project and his pursuit of the William T. Hornaday Award.

Billy Fish, Township resident and Eagle Scout, leads a volunteer group in marking Township owned stromdrain inlets in his pursuit of the William T. Hornaday Award. Over 240 inlets were marked by volunteers reminding residents that stormwater from the inlets drain to a local creek or watershed and that dumping of any foreign material is prohibited. The project was completed at no cost the Township as Billy raised the funds necessary to cover the cost of materials and supplies through community based donations. The Township Commissioners and Sewer Authority wish to recognize and congratulate Billy on the accomplishment of this project and his pursuit of the William T. Hornaday Award.

Billy Fish, Township resident and Eagle Scout, leads a volunteer group in marking Township owned stromdrain inlets in his pursuit of the William T. Hornaday Award.  Over 240 inlets were marked by volunteers reminding residents that stormwater from the inlets drain to a local creek or watershed and that dumping of any foreign material is prohibited.  The project was completed at no cost the Township as Billy raised the funds necessary to cover the cost of materials and supplies through community based donations.  The Township Commissioners and Sewer Authority wish to recognize and congratulate Billy on the accomplishment of this project and his pursuit of the William T. Hornaday Award.

Billy Fish, Township resident and Eagle Scout, leads a volunteer group in marking Township owned stromdrain inlets in his pursuit of the William T. Hornaday Award. Over 240 inlets were marked by volunteers reminding residents that stormwater from the inlets drain to a local creek or watershed and that dumping of any foreign material is prohibited. The project was completed at no cost the Township as Billy raised the funds necessary to cover the cost of materials and supplies through community based donations. The Township Commissioners and Sewer Authority wish to recognize and congratulate Billy on the accomplishment of this project and his pursuit of the William T. Hornaday Award.

Newly updated landscaping by Hole 17 at Armitage Golf Club

Newly updated landscaping by Hole 17 at Armitage Golf Club

Residents enjoy the Food Trucks at Fun Food Fest 2016

Residents enjoy the Food Trucks at Fun Food Fest 2016

Fireworks at Fun Food Fest 2016

Fireworks at Fun Food Fest 2016

Phase I of Veteran’s Memorial Park Underway.  Site work commences on Phase I of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee (VRC) Memorial Park.  Phase II of the park will showcase a Veteran’s Memorial.   The VRC, a 501(c)3 organization, raised the funds to pay for Phase I of the project and obtained generous donations from Pennsy Supply and Dawood Engineering, Inc.

Phase I of Veteran’s Memorial Park Underway. Site work commences on Phase I of the Hampden Township Veteran’s Recognition Committee (VRC) Memorial Park. Phase II of the park will showcase a Veteran’s Memorial. The VRC, a 501(c)3 organization, raised the funds to pay for Phase I of the project and obtained generous donations from Pennsy Supply and Dawood Engineering, Inc.

Creekview Family Fun Night 2016

Creekview Family Fun Night 2016

Creekview Family Fun Night 2016

Creekview Family Fun Night 2016

Commissioner Al Bienstock presents a message from Governor Wolf at the Navy Base 2016 Patriot Day Commemoration

Commissioner Al Bienstock presents a message from Governor Wolf at the Navy Base 2016 Patriot Day Commemoration

RADM Jonathan Yuen and Commissioner Al Bienstock laying a wreath at the 2016 Navy Base Patriot Day Commemoration

RADM Jonathan Yuen and Commissioner Al Bienstock laying a wreath at the 2016 Navy Base Patriot Day Commemoration

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    Call Roth Lane Plant for Help
    Residents and commercial property owners who are experiencing a sanitary sewer blockage or backup are reminded to notify the Township Roth Lane Treatment Plant at 761-7963 before calling a plumber.
    Township staff will verify if the sewer main located in the street is open. If necessary, an inspection of the six-inch lateral from the sewer main to the curb or right-of-way will be scheduled during normal business hours.