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Employment Opportunity - Crew Foreman and Laborer - Public Works Department

Elizabethtown Borough is seeking to fill two positions.

Trash and Recycling - proposed Ordinance 987 revised to address trash container limits

In response to public comment received, Borough Council, at their September 6th public meeting, made revisions to the proposed trash and... more ››

Ordinance 987 Clarifications

Elizabethtown Borough has advertised an ordinance outlining revisions to the current trash and recycling program to be effective 01-01-19... more ››

Trash and Recycling - proposed Ordinance 987 to amend portions of Chapter 20

August 28, 2018: At the August 16, 2018 Borough Council Public Meeting, Borough Council approved the advertisement of... more ››


Turning Restrictions at East High Elementary School

This is a reminder to parents and drivers of the turning restrictions at the west driveway of East High Elementary School.

Diagram of crosswalk

Safety Notice to Drivers Dropping Off Students

The Elizabethtown Police Department is asking for your assistance in making the walking routes to and from East High Elementary School... more ››

PennDOT North Market Street Bridge Replacement Update

August 31, 2018 Update:  The road over the bridge has been opened to traffic.  Construction continues, and traffic may be... more ››

Employment Opportunity - Crew Foreman - Public Works Department

Elizabethtown Borough is seeking a Public Works Crew Foreman to assist with proper maintenance and operation of Borough streets, storm and... more ››

Congratulations to the Elizabethtown Borough Street Department!

At the June 21, 2018 Borough Council Public Meeting the Elizabethtown Borough Street Department received an award from PennDOT’s Local... more ››

Chesapeake Bay Pollutant Reduction Plan (PRP) Update

The Borough of Elizabethtown submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection the Borough’s Draft Chesapeake Bay... more ››

Temporary On-Street Parking Restrictions on East Willow Street

August 22, 2018: Borough Council approved a Resolution at the August 16, 2018 public meeting to extend the temporary on-street parking... more ››

The Pennsylvania Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan - Give your input and take the survey!

The Pennsylvania Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan seeks to outline a vision and framework for improving conditions for walking and... more ››

New Permit

New Solicitors Permit

Elizabethtown Borough Police Department has revised the permit that solicitors will need to carry as they conduct business within the... more ››


Lancaster County's places2040

Lancaster County Planning Commission has released a preliminary public draft of places2040, the new Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan! ... more ››

Complete Streets

The Borough recently held an open house to review and receive feedback on complete streets concepts for several local streets.  The... more ››

Elizabethtown Borough Council and New Chief of Police

At the January 2, 2018 reorganization and work session meeting, Mayor Mummert presided over the oaths of offices for J. Marc Hershey, J.... more ››

2018 Budget

At the December 21, 2017 Business Meeting, Council approved the... more ››