Just a note that the Township Public Works crew will be street sweeping
the following areas this week: Twelve Oaks, Old Reliance Farms, and Longview Acres
NOTICE Lawrence Street Construction
The north end of Lawrence Street in Eagle Heights is being modified in conjunction with the construction of new campus housing. The roadway will now go directly north-south to Dauphin Street without the two right-angle turns. During the construction, the north end of Lawrence Street will be closed to all but construction and emergency vehicles. Please use Wood Street to access Dauphin Street until construction is completed.
We would like to remind our residents that door-to-door solicitation ("transient retail business") does require a transient retail business license, which is issued by the Lower Swatara Police Department. Any person approaching your home to conduct transient retail business should be able to produce a copy of this license/permit for your inspection. If you have any questions, please contact the
CUSTOMERS ARE REQUIRED TO CONTACT THE LOCAL POST OFFICE BEFORE INSTALLING THE MAILBOX TO ENSURE ITS CORRECT PLACEMENT AND HEIGHT AT THE STREET. GENERALLY, MAILBOXES ARE INSTALLED AT A HEIGHT OF 41 - 45 in. FROM THE ROAD SURFACE TO INSIDE FLOOR OF THE MAILBOX OR POINT OF MAIL ENTRY (LOCKED DESIGNS) AND ARE SET BACK 6 - 8 in. FROM FRONT FACE OF CURB OR ROAD EDGE TO THE MAILBOX DOOR.
*Please note that the Township is not responsible for mailboxes not in compliance with the above regulations. If mailboxes are too close to the curb, they may be damaged by snow plows, street sweepers, and other large vehicles during leaf collection and any upcoming road construction.