Welcome to West Donegal Township

Settled in 1719 and incorporated in 1838, West Donegal Township is named after County Donegal in Ireland. Located west and south of Elizabethtown, in Lancaster County, West Donegal Township comprises an area of 15.6 square miles in land size. For more information about the Township click here.


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West Donegal Township follows the Lancaster County Inter-Municipal Commission's suggested guidance regarding the scheduling of Trick or Treat each year. Trick or Treat will be held each year on October 31st or the closest Friday when the 31st falls on a Saturday or Sunday. Hours for Trick or Treat are 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Click here to access a full copy of the Township's Halloween policy.


Here is the link to our YouTube channel where you can find the livestream for the Township's public meetings.


Agendas for the meetings can be found here.