Upper Paxton Township is a township in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 4,274 at the 2020 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 31.1 square miles, of which, 26.0 square miles is land and 5.1 square miles is water.Read More on Wikipedia
Township Newsletter - Spring 2023
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Upper Paxton Township no longer provides electronics recycling for residents of Upper Dauphin County. Residents are advised to take their electronics for recycling to the Dauphin County Recycling Center located at 1625 S. Cameron Street, Harrisburg, PA 17104. If you need more information, you may call the Recycling Center at 717-982-6772.
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Township Road Worker - Full Time
Duties include driving trucks, operating heavy equipment and various hand tools. Mechanical ability helpful. A CDL license is required or the ability to get one ASAP. Wages and benefits are negotiable. Contact Upper Paxton Township at 717-692-4655 for more information. EOE
Compact Flourescent Bulbs
Compact fluorescent light bulbs will no longer be accepted here for recycling. PPL no longer offers this program. Please contact Dauphin County Recycling at (717)982-6772 if you wish to recycle these light bulbs.
Controlled Burn Notification
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - Upper Paxton Township residents are asked to notify Dauphin County 911 when conducting a controlled burn. The number to contact is 800-844-9110. Be prepared to provide the address of the burn and you will be asked to call back when the fire is completely extinguished.
Millersburg Ambulance Letter - Spring 2022
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