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

 

The Shippensburg Borough Council is now accepting letters of interest for two positions on the future Shippensburg Community Park and Recreation Authority.  The SCPRA is being created for the purposes of providing positive, meaningful and quality recreational facilities and activities that will encourage and promote a healthy and growing Shippensburg Community.  One position will serve a two (2) year term and the other position will serve a four (4) year term.  Please send letters of interest to the Shippensburg Borough Council, on or before January 16th, 2015, as follows:

Shippensburg Borough Council

111 North Fayette Street

P.O. Box 129

Shippensburg, PA 17257

Attn: SCPRA

 

 

 

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    • Holiday Hours and Schedule

      Holiday for the Borough will be 1/2 day on December 24 and all day on December 25 for Christmas.  January 1 we will be closed for New Year’s Day.

    • IMPROVEMENTS TO OUR RECYCLING PROGRAM

      Please check the website for important updates on our progress!

    • WATER/SEWER LINE INSURANCE

      Here are some companies that offer the water/sewer line insurance.   HomeServe USA,  Bill Eller telephone number 917-584-6586.  Email address beller@prwa.com      American Water Resources — telephone 855-705-8438.    Service Line Warrenties 866-922-9006.   Website is service@slwofa.com

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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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                           PLEASE CHECK THE EVENTS PAGE FOR UPDATES FOR                 Below is the link for 2014 Meeting Time/Dates

    2014 Meeting Times and Dates

    Borough Council meeting for January 6, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.  will the the Borough Office Building

    Borough Authority meeting will be January 13, 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. 

    Residents are reminded that leaves, grass, sticks and other lawn refuse is not permitted to be blown into or placed in the street, except during fall leaf collection and then leaves only may be placed at the curb no earlier than one week prior to scheduled collection. This is to prevent storm drains from being blocked.

     

    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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