East Manchester Township York, Pennsylvania

5080 North Sherman St Ext.
Mount Wolf, PA 17347
Phone: 717-266-4279 | Fax: 717-266-0429
Hours: Mon - Fri (8am - 4pm)

News and Alerts

Hiring: Office/Zoning Assistant

Posted on: May 22nd, 2020

Looking for a self-motivated individual to join a dedicated team of professionals, in serving the Township of East Manchester, PA. Responsibilities include answering phones, issuing permits, accepting payments, and providing customer assistance. The selected individual would also assist the Zoning and Codes Enforcement Officer with inspections, citations, violation notices, certificates of Use and Occupancy and snow enforcement. Applicant should be proficient with Word and Excel platforms.

The job listing will be posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. At that time you may visit Indeed.com for the job listing and to apply. You may contact the Township for any questions. Thank you.

Polling Place Change for East Manchester Twp

Posted on: April 29th, 2020

East Manchester Township’s polling place has changed: Printable Notice

Northeastern Middle School   
4855 Board Road
Mt. Wolf, PA 17347

List of Polling places for Townships

Mail-In/Absentee Ballots must be received by the York County Elections & Voter Registration Office by 8pm on June 2, 2020. Please see the following document for details of the locations for drop off of the ballots. Ballot Drop Off Information

Also, please visit York County Voting and Elections home page to see the date change and further information for mail in ballots. The 2020 Primary Moved to June 2.

Tax Collector Office Closing

Posted on: March 24th, 2020

The Tax Collector’s office is closed until further notice.  You may use the lock box outside the Tax Collector’s office to drop off payments or you may use the U.S. Mail.  Thank you.

Right-to-know Law during COVID-19

Posted on: March 24th, 2020

Unless you have an urgent need to access records, please do not file any new RTKL requests at this time. Additionally, in most cases, staff will not be available to search records or compile responses due to reduced staffing or closure of our offices. Inspecting records will not be possible during the emergency. Thank you.

We are accepting Yard Sale & Food Truck Permits

Posted on: April 8th, 2020

The Township is now accepting yard sale and food truck food related permits applications. We are not accepting any other type of peddling/soliciting permits due to the COVID-19 situation at this time. Residents who witness peddling/soliciting and/or food trucks without permits in East Manchester Township should call 911 and the police will have them leave.

Food Truck or Like Events – Procedure and Application

PennWaste New Collection Mandates

Posted on: March 27th, 2020

NEW COLLECTION MANDATES GO INTO EFFECT MONDAY (clicking this will take you to the full message from PennWaste)

Effective Monday, March 30th, Penn Waste will be enforcing the following collection mandates in an effort to protect our frontline team members and as a result of having a limited workforce during this COVID-19 pandemic:

  • All trash must be bagged and tiedIf you’re in a municipality that has a mobile cart, all bags must be placed inside your mobile cart. Loose items will be not be collected. 
  • All recyclable materials must be placed inside your recycling container(s), including your flattened cardboard. Recyclable items left outside of your recycling container will not be collected.
  • We will enforce the bag and/ or cart limits as designated by your municipality. If you do not know what your limits are, you can check on our website by selecting your municipality on our municipality resource page –  https://www.pennwaste.com/for-your-home/municipalities/
  • Bulk item and yard waste collection is suspended until further notice. We are doing this so we can continue to focus all our efforts and personnel on trash and recycling collection.

All of the above actions are being put in place to help protect the health and safety of our team members. After the COVID-19 crisis is over, we will resume our normal collection practices and reinstate bulk item and yard waste collection services. Please continue to check our website and your municipality’s website for updates. 

Penn Waste takes great pride in being a trusted partner in the South-Central Pennsylvania community for the last 20 years. We appreciate your help, understanding, and patience as we all navigate these unprecedented times together. 

PA Vote-By-Mail

Posted on: March 24th, 2020

PA Vote-By-Mail Application Copies of the PA vote-by-mail application will also be available by pickup after our office has reopened.

We are encouraging citizens to vote-by-mail to help alleviate concerns about polling places, workers, etc. during this crisis. Thank you and be safe. – York County Voters/Elections

2020 Yard Waste Pick Up

Posted on: March 12th, 2020

Yard Waste Collection is on May 13th and October 14th of 2020.

Yard Waste is material such as tree trimmings and shrubbery,  grass clippings, fruits, and vegetables, tree stumps, dirt, and stones ARE NOT considered yard waste and WILL NOT BE picked up by Penn Waste.

Please follow the guidelines below on how to prepare yard waste:

  1. Place yard waste in biodegradable brown paper bags or bundle it with biodegradable twine in easy-to-handle bundles.
    • Bundles may be no longer than four feet in length.
    • Bundles may not weigh more than 30 pounds each.
    • Branches may not exceed six inches in diameter.
  2. Once prepared, yard waste must be placed at the curb on the scheduled pick up day before 6:00 AM.
  3. If you need to exceed your bag limit you may purchase “tag a bags” or “pay per bag” at the East Manchester Township Office or Penn Waste for $4.50 a bag and $5.00 a bag beginning July 1, 2020.

Contact Penn Waste at 767-4456 or 866-575-8720, if you have questions about the yard waste collection guidelines.

Direct link to East Manchester Township’s Services by Penn Waste