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Shippensburg Township
PO Box 219
Shippensburg, PA 17257

(717) 532-7137 phone
(717) 532-5107 fax


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Shippensburg Township Municipal Building
81 Walnut Bottom Road
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Our office is staffed Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

ABOVE: Cumberland Valley Rail Trail at the Shippensburg Township Park on Britton Road.


Zoning Map
Zoning Ordinance

Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance

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Read our quarterly newsletter:
Winter 2011
Winter 2011

Shippensburg Township


Welcome to Shippensburg Township's official website, where you can find information on zoning and land development. We are also developing new content that will provide the resources requested most by residents and visitors.


December 18, 2012

2013 Trash Pickup Schedule

Advanced Disposal 2013 Holiday Schedule [38KB PDF]Advanced Disposal, the township's curbside waste disposal service provider, has announced their 2013 Holiday Schedule for pickup of trash and recyclables. This printable document addresses altered pickup scheduled for major holidays throughout the year. Please note that bulk electronics pickup will be discontinued in 2013.

Dog License Applications

Shippensburg Township is now issuing dog licenses as an agent for Cumberland County.

Cumberland County residents may print this application for each dog license needed. This application with appropriate fee (add $.50 per license to the fee shown on the application) can be mailed to Shippensburg Township, Attn: Linda Asper, P.O. Box 219, Shippensburg, PA 17257, or can be put in our drop box at the Township Office. You must included a self addressed envelope with postage. The licenses will be mailed back to you within 7 days if application is complete and fee is accurate.

Dog License Application [8KB PDF]

If you would like to stop in at the Shippensburg Township Office for your licenses, our address is 81 Walnut Bottom Road, Shippensburg (across from K-Mart). Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

If you have any questions, call our office at 532-7137 during office hours.

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