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Welcome to Washington Township, Dauphin County

Our Mission is to provide timely and quality service to the residents of Washington Township and the surrounding communities and to promote the highest quality of life for our current and future residents.

Welcome to Washington Township, Dauphin County

Our Mission is to provide timely and quality service to the residents of Washington Township and the surrounding communities and to promote the highest quality of life for our current and future residents.

News & Events2022-05-02T14:41:57+00:00

Effective January 1, 2023 – Local Services Tax Replacing Occupational Privilege Tax

LOCAL SERVICES TAX Effective January 1, 2023, the Local Services Tax applies to all persons working in Washington Township, regardless of their residence.  The tax is a flat $52.00 levied annually on all persons engaging in an occupation within the geographic boundaries of the Township, including self-employed individuals.  A person [...]

November 23, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Notice

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to section 917(b)(2) of the Second-Class Township Code that the Washington Township Board of Supervisors, Dauphin County, intends to appoint a certified or competent public accountant firm to audit the accounts of the Township for calendar year 2022.  Said appointment shall take place during the [...]

November 22, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Budget Notice

Notice is hereby given that the Washington Township Board of Supervisors, Dauphin County, tentatively approved the 2023 proposed budget. The budget proposes the following tax increases: Municipal Real Estate Tax 0.97 to 1.47 mills; Fire Hydrant Tax 0.17 to 0.22 mills; The $10 Occupation Privilege Tax was repealed and replaced [...]

November 22, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

PA DEP announces a drought watch including Dauphin County

ATTENTION: PA DEP has announced that parts of Pennsylvania, including Dauphin County, are under a DROUGHT WATCH!  PA DEP has asked residents in the area to reduce their water consumption by 5-10%.  Please note, Elizabethville Area Authority is NOT currently experiencing any water problems or lack of available water.  We [...]

September 1, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

On-Lot Disposal Sewage System Maintenance Program

As mandated by DEP, Washington Township is responsible to oversee that every on lot sewage disposal system located in Washington Township is pumped out at least one time every five (5) years, by a certified/pumper hauler. Information regarding the mandated pumping requirement can be reviewed on the township website. Washington [...]

August 31, 2020|Categories: News|
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