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Spring Garden Township is a municipality in York County organized under the Pennsylvania First Class Township Code. The Board of Commissioners is responsible for establishing policies of the Township, as well as other legislative responsibilities. The Township Manager is the Secretary of the Township and is appointed by the Board of Commissioners. The Township has various Boards and Commissions that address specific issues, such as subdivision planning, zoning, recreation, historical preservation and recycling. These Boards are comprised of township residents appointed by the Board of Commissioners.

Board of Commissioners:

Township Staff:

Fire Dept.
York Area United Fire & Rescue
50 Commons Drive, York, PA  17402
Phone: (717) 718-2383

Zoning Hearing Board – 5 Members – 5 Year Term
Meets 3rd Monday

  • Earl Quance, Ward 1 Term expires 1/2022
  • Anthony Foster, Ward 2 Term expires 1/2023
  • Michelle Poole, Ward 3 Term expires 1/2021
  • James McMillion, Ward 4 Term expires 1/2020
  • Michael Barton, Ward 5 Term expires 1/2021
  • Jeffrey Rehmeyer, Esq., Solicitor

Planning Commission – 5 Members – 4 Year Term
Meets 1st Tuesday

  • Robert Sandmeyer, Ward 1 Term expires 1/2021
  • Jonathan Pinkerton,  Ward 2 Term expires 1/2022
  • J. Michael Dorgan, Ward 3 Term expires 1/2020
  • Douglas George, Ward 4 Term expires 1/2022
  • John DeHaas, Ward 5 Term expires 1/2020

Recreation Commission – 5 Members – 5 Year Term
Meets 4th Monday Excluding January, July & December

  • Richard Painter, Ward 1 Term expires 1/2022
  • Debra Hannon, Esq., Ward 2 Term expires 1/2021
  • Vacant,  Ward 3 Term expires 1/2020
  • Douglas Bare, Esq., Ward 4 Term expires 1/2018
  • Jane Regan, Ward 5 Term expires 1/2019
  • Michael Thomas, Representative from Board of Commissioners

Civil Service Commission – 3 Members – 6 Year Term

  • Richard Savage Term expires 1/2022
  • David Detwiler Term expires 1/2026
  • Donald Rohrbaugh Term expires 1/2021
  • Robert Hoover Term expires 1/2020