In any given year, the Township receives many building, property maintenance and zoning/land use related complaints. While these matters may not be "emergency" in nature, they are often very important to homeowners and residents making the calls because the problems are directly related to public health, safety and welfare.
Issues related to building conditions, building safety, property maintenance (junk) and similar matters should be directed to the Township's Code Compliance Department at 717-569-6406 Extension 6. Similar to the police department, calls received are entered into the Township complaint tracking system and a code compliance official will be assigned to investigate the matter and process any corrective measures.
Issues related to the use of property, screening and buffering requirements and similar zoning ordinance provisions should be directed to the Township's Planning and Zoning Department at 717-569-6406 Extension 7. Similar to the Code Compliance Department, calls and complaints received that are entered into the Township complaint tracking system and a zoning officer will process the complaint and investigate the matter. If necessary, the zoning officer will process the complaint and coordinate any corrective measures.
For efficient response, it is important to call the proper numbers listed above to ensure the at the incident will be registered, where it can be monitored and tracked.