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Annual Reading Township Community Yard Sale (excluding Lake Meade) to be held Friday June 28, 2024 & Saturday, June 29, 2024: No permits required

Welcome to Reading Township

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Township News and Events

Township News

Sealed Bids to Install Rooftop AC Units at Hampton Community Center/Firehall to be received by noon June 17, 2024
30 day Public Comment period for Adams County Transportation Improvement Program opens May 13, 2024
Joint Board of Supervisors and Planning Commission Meeting June 3rd at 6:30pm to continue discussion on the utility scale solar use draft Zoning Ordinance amendments.

Township Calendar

Office Hours


Adjusted Office Hours:

Thursday, 5/23/24 8am-12noon

Monday, 5/27/24 - CLOSED in observance of Memorial Day

Current Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday 8am- 4:30pm


Meetings Times:

Board of Supervisors
Meets: 6:00 PM | 3rd Monday Monthly

Planning Commission
Meets: 6:30 PM | 1st Monday Monthly

Reading Township Municipal Authority 
Meets: 3PM- 1st Monday Monthly 

Contact Us

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Welcome Residents
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Contact Us

Police Department

Emergency: 911
Phone: 717-624-4222 Ext. 1
or 717-624-2270

To report a crime, DO NOT email. Please call 717-624-2101

Township Business

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On-Lot Sewage Pumping

Reading Township requires pumping and inspection of all on-lot septic.

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Right to Know

To serve as a resource for citizens in obtaining public records of the Township.​​​

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PA Municipal Code Alliance

Zoning/Land Use Permits Processed at PA Munipal Code Alliance