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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)

Blasting at Garrod Farm – Hillwood Trade 83 North Project

The Township has been notified on behalf of the Developer, Hillwood, that beginning the week of October 11, 2021, blasting will commence at the property most commonly known as Garrod Farm, located at the corner of Locust Point Road and Canal Road Extended.

PUBLIC NOTICE: Below is a future blasting schedule that is subject to change.

Week of 1/17 
 1 Blast Wednesday 1/19 @ 10AM-1PM
 1 Blast Friday 1/21 @ 10AM-1PM
Week of 1/24 
 1 Blast Monday 1/24 @ 10AM-1PM
 1 Blast Wednesday 1/26 @ 10AM-1PM
 1 Blast Friday 1/28 @ 10AM-1PM
Week of 1/31 
1 Blast Wednesday 2/2 @ 10AM-1PM

Using Explosives are highly regulated and requires permits at the state level. Per Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), many people are often concerned about the effects blasting may have on their home because blasting may cause homes to shake. The effects of blasting may rattle windows, dishes and pictures hung on the wall.

Please call the Township Office to receive the site contact information for any concerns or complaints regarding this project. Blasting reports are required by the Township Ordinances and are public record upon request to review. We do not receive these reports right away. It does take a few weeks for the Township to receive them.

You may also contact DEP for further complaints in regards to Explosive Regulation in Pennsylvania. The second page of this document gives contact information.

Thank you for your understanding and patience during this time.