Welcome to West Manheim Township


2412 Baltimore Pike
Hanover, PA 17331
Phone (717) 632-0320
Fax (717) 632-2499
Police Department
Phone (717) 632-7059
Fax (717) 633-8042




From (L) James Staaf, Vice-Chairman Jeremy Ault, (Center) Brian Blettner, Chairman Harold Hartlaub, From (R) Al DeGennaro

West Manheim Township is located in the south west corner of York County Pennsylvania, nestled against the famous Mason-Dixon border. Ourgrowing community of approximately 8,000 residents was founded in the mid-1700's and officially established as a township by the Commonwealth in 1854. Originally comprised of Pennsylvania Dutch family farms, the area is now growing into a diverse community of quiet, residential neighborhoods, recreational areas, and burgeoning commercial interests.  This page has been established to help those interested in learning more about West Manheim Township, as well as to provide information and resources for our residents. For information not found on this page, please contact the Township Office at 2412 Baltimore Pike, Hanover, PA 17331 or phone (717-632-0320) Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm or Fax (717-632-2499) or through the township contact form located here.



FYI:   Met-Ed will be installing Smart Meters on the residences of their customers in West Manheim Township between January and April 2017.  For more information please click on the image below. 


Traffic Counting

PennDot Bureau of Planning & Research will be collecting traffic data on municipally owned roads within West Manheim Township.  The data collected is reported annually to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).   The data submitted to FHWA is used in federal funding allocation formula, which in turn determines the amount of money the state receives from Federal Government.   The traffic counters are not being set for any road project or speed trap.   Below you will find the locations to be set  in West Manheim Township between March 2017 and June 2017. 


Hobart Road between Hoffacker Road & Municipal Line

Fuhrman Mill Road between Pleasant Hill Road & Oakwood Drive

Impounding Dam Road between Sunset Drive & Shorbs Hill Road

Grand Valley Road between Raubenstine Road & Leppo Mill Road

Oakwood Drive between Fuhrman Mill Road & Valley View Road

El Vista Drive between St Rene Lane & Christians Drive


If you should have any questions or concerns about the traffic data collections, please contact the Traffic Analysts Southcentral & Southeastern Regional Office: Caitlyn Light – 717-214-2997 or calight@pa.gov.  



West Manheim Township is “going green”.    If you would like to receive the newsletter via email please contact us at info@westmanheimtwp.com.  Hardcopies are available in the Township lobby.    Thank you!





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