Leaf collection is OVER.  Please do not put out anymore leaves.  Our crews are finishing up what is out but will not pick up any new leaves.


2020 is a US Census Year!  The Census greatly benefits your community as a proper count of our residents helps with grants and funding.  The US Census needs a lot of employees to succeed.  If interested, CLICK HERE to learn how to apply!

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West Hempfield Township Ranked #54 Safest City to Live in Pennsylvania!



School is back in session. Please keep school bus safety in mind!  CLICK HERE for more information.

The West Hempfield Township Board of Supervisors adopted a new ordinance on June 5, 2019 requiring recycling in our Township to be in compliance with the new LCSWMA recycling guidelines, known as the Big Four.   CLICK HERE for more information.

How to reserve a pavilion at a West Hempfield Township Park

Hempfield RecCenter is now in charge of pavilion reservations at Fairview, Silver Spring, Ironville and Lake Grubb parks.

To reserve a pavilion go to:

  • Download the reservation form
  • Mail to 950 Church Street, Landisville PA 17538
  • Or email to:
  • Phone 717-898-3102                  Fax: 717-898-2702
  • Contact for more information


CLICK HERE for FALL 2019 NEWSLETTER (Print copies will be mailed the last week of October). 




►Yard Waste Pick Up (brown Kraft bags) is over for 2019.

►The 2019 West Hempfield Township Real Estate Tax has been set at 1.85 mills. To determine your Township real estate tax, multiply your new 2019 total property assessment by 0.00185 (example: Property is assessed at $200,000, multiply by 0.00185 to determine Township real estate tax of $370). For 2019, there will NO LONGER be a separately billed fire hydrant fee - this is now part of your real estate tax. 

►For 2019, Township trash service (Republic Waste) fees have increased to $59.25 per quarter OR $177.75 for the remainder of 2019. The increase is due to rising tipping fee expenses.

Stormwater/Flooding: The summer storm season is approaching and we will most likely experience numerous major storms. Flooding is always a concern when rainfall is heavy. Please understand that there is not a quick and easy fix for the recent flooding problems. Many of the Township's developments pre-date current stormwater management requirements and the cost to update those developments is, in most cases, not feasible. Many developments have private stormwater systems, meaning the stormwater management facilities in the developments are completely private and are not owned or maintained by the Township, but rather are owned and maintained by the property owners whose properties the facilities are located on. The Township does its best to keep up with Township owned and maintained stormwater facilities. However during and after major rain events our crews are spread thin responding to cleanup requests. We ask everyone's patience in addressing these concerns.  


WE NOW ACCEPT MAJOR CREDIT CARDS FOR MUNICIPAL PAYMENTS.  You may now pay municipal bills in person or by phone.  A fee of 2.65% of the transaction amount ($3.00 minimum) will be charged for each transaction.  Online Payments are coming soon!


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