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

 

 PLEASE CHECK THE BULLET POINTS BELOW FOR JOB POSTINGS AND CURRENT EVENTS.

 

The Shippensburg Memorial Park Pool opening date is scheduled for June 10, 2015.  The pool is undergoing some repairs and painting and will be ready by June 10.  

 

SHIPPENSBURG GREYHOUND CFA FOOTBALL AND CHEERLEADING

There will be a sign-up for CFA for the ages

of 5-7; 5-9; 7-11; 7-13 with different weight classes.

This will take place outside of the HIBBET Sports Store

located off of the Walnut Bottom Rd. in Shippensburg

on May 16 and May 23 between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

The cost will be $70.00 for residents and $80.00 for non-residents.

If you have any questions, please call Kip Fordney at 717-532-7144.

 

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    • PARK PROGRAMS –  JOB OPENINGS  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

       

       

      Lifeguard

      Shippensburg Borough Parks and Recreation is seeking applicants for part-time seasonal Lifeguard positions at the Memorial Park Swimming Pool. This position is responsible for overseeing the Main Pool and Wading Pool and ensuring the safety of the patrons in the swimming area. Applicants must be a minimum of 16 years of age and hold a current American Red Cross Lifeguard/First Aid Certification and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, or be able to provide certification prior to start date.  Contact – Shippensburg Borough Parks and Recreation Department – (717) 532-7144 or email kfordney@shippensburg.pa.us

      Admission Concessions Attendant

      Shippensburg Borough Parks and Recreation is seeking applicants for part-time seasonal Admission/Concessions position at the Shippensburg Memorial Park Pool. This position is responsible for preparing and serving concession food, keeping the area clean and sanitary, and collection of admission fees.  Applicants must be minimum of 15 years of age, preferable 16 years of age. Contact – Shippensburg Borough Parks and Recreation Department – (717) 532-7144 or email kfordney@shippensburg.pa.us.

      Summer Playground Counselor

      Shippensburg Borough Parks and Recreation is seeking applicants for a Summer Playground Counselor position at the Shippensburg Memorial Park.  Counselor will be planning programs and supervising daily activities beginning June 15, 2015.  Counselor must be available for 9 week program.  Applicants must be minimum of 16 years of age and hold a current American Red Cross First Aid and CPR/AED Certification. Contact – Shippensburg Borough Parks and Recreation Department – (717) 532-7144 or email kfordney@shippensburg.pa.us.

       

       

       

    • MEMORIAL DAY PARADE

      The Parade for the Memorial Day Holiday will be Monday, May 25, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.

    • 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

    • MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY FOR THE BOROUGH

      The office will be closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.  If that is your scheduled trash day it will be picked up on Tuesday, May 26.  If Tuesday is your day for refuse pick up, it will change to Wednesday, May 27.  Thursday and Friday pick up will not change.

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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 May 21, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.

    Borough Authority meeting will be June 9, 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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