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 northwest Lancaster County, West Donegal Township has approximately 9,000 residents and covers an area of 15.6 square miles. For more information about the Township click here.

ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE

Bainbridge Road will be closed between Bossler Road and Amosite Road on February 1, 2023 through February 3, 2023. These will be daytime closures only. The road will be open in the overnight hours. This closure is required for the installation of a new sanitary sewer line which will cross Bainbridge Road near the Conoy BIC Church. The official detour will be via Bossler and Amosite Roads.

All dates are WEATHER AND PROJECT CONDITION DEPENDENT and are subject to change WITHOUT NOTICE.

Residents living on this section of Bainbridge Road, Police, Fire, EMS, and trash haulers will be able to access all properties. Through traffic will not be possible during the closures.

If your daily travels take you through this area, you will be required to find an alternate route.

Happening This Week and Beyond

The weekly deadline for the purchase of red tags for oversized item disposal is Thursday, February 9th. for items to be picked up with your regular trash during the week of February 13th. Disposal of an oversized item requires a red tag which are $4 each and can only be purchased at the township office, Mon-Fri from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm each day.

The Planning Commission will meet on February 9, 2023 at 7:00 pm for their annual re-organizational meeting and to review any active submissions. The agenda for this meeting will be posted to our public documents website when it has been finalized for publication.

Coffee with The Manager will be held on February 10, 2023 from 7:00 am to 8:00 am. Stop in to chat, ask a question or just to say hello. We'll provide the coffee.

The Board of Supervisors will meet on February 13, 2023 at 7:00 pm for their regular monthly meeting. The agenda for this meeting will be posted to our public documents website when it has been finalized for publication.