Shippensburg Borough, Shippensburg, PA


The Borough of Shippensburg is located in the scenic Cumberland Valley of central Pennsylvania, right on the line between Franklin and Cumberland counties.

Shippensburg is a rural community located a short driving distance from many metropolitan areas including Washington, Baltimore, and Philadelphia.

Our quality of life was recognized when Shippensburg was ranked 27th in the second edition of Norman Crampton’€™s book The 100 Best Small Towns in America

To: Residents

From: Borough of Shippensburg

The Borough of Shippensburg has reviewed making Penn Street One-Way from the intersection of Orange Street to King Street.  The Borough has been working with Penn Dot and has now received the final approval. Penn Street traffic movement will be in the direction of Orange Street towards King Street ONLY starting on June 30, 2015.  As part of this change, proper signage will be installed according to the permit, as well as red flags, flashing lights to help reduce confusion about this change in traffic movement.

Please contact the Borough office at 717-532-2147

OR

Kevin Plasterer at 717-729-0304

 

 

CLERK TYPIST I

Shippensburg Borough

The Borough of Shippensburg is accepting applications for the position of part time (32 hours per week) Clerk Typist I.  The position requires a high school diploma in business curriculum, supplemented by business school training; two years experience in accounting/bookkeeping; and two years customer service experience.  The successful applicant must reside within a 10 mile radius of the Borough.

Applicants should submit a resume along with a Borough Application for Employment which is available at: click here.  The deadline for application submittal is July 3, 2015.  The Borough of Shippensburg is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Please go here for more information on the prices and hours of the pool: from the home page here:

 

Water Quality Report for 2014;

2014 Water Quality Report

 

 

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    • PARK PROGRAMS –   Now open for registration and Pool Passes.  Prices are reduced for this year.

      Forms for registration will be found at Borough Departments/Park and Rec/ Programs or by clicking Here

       

    • STAY TUNED FOR JULY FIREWORKS

      The Fireworks will be scheduled for dusk on July 4th.

    • WATER/SEWER LINE INSURANCE

      Water and Sewer Line Insurance —-

       

      Here are some companies that offer the water/sewer line insurance. 

       

       HomeServe USA,  Bill Eller telephone number 917-584-6586.

      www.homeserveusa.com

       Email address beller@prwa.com    

       

       American Water Resources — telephone 618-433-4000  

       

       

      Service Line Warrenties  

      Phone 866-922-9006.  

      Website is service@slwofa.com

    • JULY 4TH HOLIDAY FOR THE BOROUGH

      The office will be closed on Friday, July 3 in observance of the July 4th Holiday.  Monday and Tuesday refuse pick up will not change.  Thursday, July 2 refuse schedule will be picked up on Wednesday, July 1 and Friday, July 3 refuse schedule will be picked up on Thursday, July 2.  Cardboard pick up will not change.  There will be no COMPOST Facility operation on the July 4 holiday.  They will be closed.  

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     STREET SWEEPING IS ENFORCED 365 DAYS A YEAR, THIS IS FOR EITHER THE SWEEPER OR THE SNOW PLOW TO CLEAN THE STREETS ON THE DESIGNATED DAY.  THIS WILL BE ENFORCED.  THANK YOU!

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    2015 Meeting Times and Dates

    The Shippensburg Borough Council next scheduled meeting will be July 7, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.

                Borough Authority meeting will be July 14, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.

    Thank you for visiting the Shippensburg Borough Website.  Please note that you can pay your bill on line or print off many forms from the website. 

     

    Shippensburg Borough

    111 N. Fayette Street,

    P.O. Box 129

    Shippensburg, PA 17257

    717-532-2147

    Office Hours: 8:30am -€“ 4:30pm

     



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