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Township Lobby Hours effective January 3, 2022:
Monday – Thursday, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm
Friday, 7:30 am to 1:00 pm

Municipal Real Estate Tax Collection:
York County Treasurer’s Office
Mail: PO BOX 2848, York, PA  17401
In-Person: 28 East Market Street, York
Tele: 717.771.9667

School Taxes:
York Suburban School District.  717.885.1205

PUC Public Input Hearing re: York Treatment Plant Sale

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) will hold a Public Input Hearing via telephone on January 5 at 6pm on the proposed sale of the York City Wastewater System to Pennsylvania-American Water. The goal of this hearing is to gather public input for the administrative judge to consider who will make a recommendation on the proposed sale. Since the beginning, the York Area Regional Sewer Authority’s focus has been steadfast to deliver long-term fair rates. One example of the potential impact was shared in a letter to York City residents from PA American which indicated sewer bills could increase by […]

2022 School and Real Estate Tax Collector, Pending Election Results

In 2021, the appointed tax collector for York Suburban School District Taxes was the School District; the appointed tax collector for Spring Garden Township Real Estate taxes was the York County Treasurer’s Office.  We are awaiting the 2021 General Election results to determine the 2022 tax collector for these two separate taxes.

Why the Sale of the York City’s Treatment Plant Will Impact You

Why the Sale of the York City’s Treatment Plant Will Impact You Recently, there has been much discussion in the press about the sale of the City of York’s wastewater treatment plant, which comes up for a vote for approval in the next few weeks. While this may appear as a City issue, this sale will impact our residents and our sewer bills. Therefore, we felt it was important to share critical information including background on the sale, what we are doing to protect our residents as well as how you can help. Background on the York Area Regional Authority […]

Rental License Applications Due

Dear property owner: With regard to Spring Garden Township’s rental registration program, this letter is to provide information on several important matters: Completed rental registration applications are due by January 31 of each year. Completed applications are to include current tenant names and move-in dates, property owner information, and point of contact information if the property owner resides more than 20-miles from the rental address.  Completed applications are to be accompanied by the per unit license fee. Need an application?  Visit: Don’t forget to provide your email address. Postal service has been wonky with delays as much as 1-month […]