Office Hours

Mon. thru Fri.,

9am to 4pm

 

Zoning/Permit

Officer

by appointment

 

 

Meeting Dates

Board of

Supervisors

6pm, 2nd 

Mon. each month

Emergency
Services

For your convenience all Township Ordinances are available here for viewing / downloading. Click on the Ordinance name to open a PDF document. Hard copies of these ordinances will continue to be retained at the Municipal Building.

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Berwick Township is also a designated Second Class Township. The Pennsylvania Second Class Township Code may be found by clicking on the link below which will redirect you to the PSATS (Pennsylvania State Assoc. of Township Supervisors) website.




 

Ordinance #

Ordinance Name

Date Adopted

1

Tax Ordinances 511 Taxes, Earned Income Tax

12/13/1982

2

Tax Ordinance Amusement Taxes

12/13/1982

3

Tax Ordinance Real Estate Transfer Tax

12/13/1982

4

Tax Ordinance Per Capita Tax

02/14/1983

5

Licensing of Business

02/14/1983

6

Building Ordinance

12/10/1984

7

Planning Commission Ordinance

12/10/1984

8

Nuisance Ordinance

12/10/1984

9

Traffic and Parking Ordinance and Amendment

01/14/1985

10

Building Code

03/25/1985

11

Supervisors Compensation

12/23/1985

12

Rental Ordinance

02/10/1986

13

Junk Yard Ordinance

03/10/1986

14

Pension Plan

12/08/1986

15

Building Ordinance

12/18/1987

16

Sewer Authority Connecting (Abbottstown)

10/24/1988

17

Orchard Drive, Summit Court Sect 2

11/13/1989

18

Building Permit Officer Qualifications

08/13/1990

19

Numbering Houses and Mailboxes

02/11/1991

20

Establishing Regional Police Department

03/11/1991

21

Mill Race Road

04/08/1991

22

Orchard Acres Sect 3-B

11/11/1991

23

Sub-Division and Land Development

02/10/1992

24

Amending Pension #14

09/14/1992

25

Issuance of Note for Sewer $450,000

02/08/1993

26

Construction of Wells

04/12/1993

27

Construction of Sanitary Sewer

04/12/1993

28

On-Lot Subsurface Sewer Disposal

04/12/1993

29

Creating Sewer Authority

04/11/1994

30

Occupational Privilege Tax

04/09/1995

31

General Obligation Bond $450,000

05/08/1995

32

Disorderly Conduct

04/08/1996

33

General Obligation Note $550,000

07/08/1996

34

Joint Resolution Between Township and Authority

08/12/1996

35

Regulation and Control of Wells

09/09/1996

36

Fines and Penalties Violation of Township Ordinances

10/14/1996

37

Driveway and Fee Schedule

10/14/1996

38

Amendment to Ordinance #2

04/14/1997

39

Amending Existing Ordinances (Criminal)

08/04/1997

40

Supervisor Acquire Sewer Project

09/15/1997

41

Subdivision and Land Development

09/28/1998

42

Stormwater Management

09/28/1998

43

Open Burning

09/28/1998

44

Cable TV Franchise

11/23/1998

45

Amendment to Ordinance #14 and #24 (Pension)

12/14/1998

46

General Obligation Note $1,040,000

01/25/1999

47

Joint Agreement on Police Protection

02/08/1999

48

Cable TV Franchise (GS Communications)

03/08/1999

49

Sewage Management Program

03/22/1999

50

Zoning Ordinance

05/03/1999

51

Debt Ordinance

04/16/2001

52

Sewer Hookup

05/14/2001

53

Non-Police Pension

05/14/2001

54

General Obligation Note $200,000

08/21/2001

55

Zoning Text Change R-3 Parking

09/24/2001

56

General Rules for Sewer Connections

10/22/2001

57

Joint  Police Services

12/10/2001

58

Amendment to Ordinance #15

03/05/2002

59

Zoning Amendment to Section 702(E)

11/10/2003

60

Adoption of UCC Code

05/10/2004

61

Amendment to Ordinance #56

06/28/2004

62

Amendment to Ordinance #41

03/28/2005

63

Amendment to Ordinance #53

05/23/2005

64

Amendments to Zoning Ordinances

01/09/2006

65

Amendment to Ordinance #56

03/13/2006

66

Extension of Regional Police

05/04/2006

67

Amendment to Ordinance #41

06/26/2006

68

Amendment to Section 307.D(5) and Section 429.A (Mapping Change)

10/09/2006

69

Amendment to Ordinance #3     (Real Estate Transaction Tax)

08/13/2007

70

Joint Ordinance for Police Pension Fund

08/13/2007

71

Ordinance Amendment to #9 Parking Restrictions

08/27/2007

72

Amendments to Zoning Ordinances #201, 305.B(1), 602.B(3), 602.B(4) and 500.D

01/28/2008

73

Sidewalks and Curb Ordinances

06/23/2008

74

Established Speed Limits

10/27/2008

75

Floodplain Ordinance

12/22/2008

76

Amendment to Ordinance #9 No Parking Rte 194 / Race Track to Mill Race Roads

05/26/2009

77

Attorney Fees Delinquent Municipal Accounts and Enforcement of Township Ordinances

11/23/2009

 78

Amend Police Pension

 05/10/10

 79

Non-Police Pension

12/27/10

80

Snow Removal

05/09/11

 81

Fire Loss

07/25/11 

 82 

Earned Income Tax 

01/01/12 

 83 

Storm Water Management

Storm Water Mgmt. Design Assistance Manual 

07/23/12 

2015-01 

Board of Trustees Insurance Fund 

01/12/15 

 2015-02

PA Municipalities Pension Trust 

01/12/15 

 2015-03

Unemployment Compensation Group Trust

01/12/15 

 2015-04

11/09/15 

 2016-01

 Weight Limits 

 5/09/16

 2016-02

Repeals Ordinances 20, 47, 37 and 66 

07/11/16 

2016-03 

Driveway and Street Excavation 

10/10/16 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

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