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

There is some information on the events page for disposal of the Household Hazardous Waste materials.  This is only for the Cumberland County Residents.  The event will be August 22 from 9:00 to 3:00 ONLY.

Water Quality Report for 2014;

2014 Water Quality Report

 

 

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    • PARK PROGRAMS –  The pool will close during the week starting August 19 and reopen on the weekends weather permitting until September 8,2015.

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

       

    • 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  

       National Water Company – 1-800-790-3201              http://nationalwatercompany.com/

       Service Line Warrenties  

      Phone 866-922-9006.  

      Website is service@slwofa.com

    • RULES AND REGULATIONS – SBA

      Please know your rights and responsibilities for making repairs to the service lines

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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 August 18, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.

                Borough Authority meeting will be September 8, 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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