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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.

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Shippensburg Township

Pennsylvania

Welcome to Shippensburg Township's official website, where you can find information on zoning and land development.

Announcements

December 4, 2014

Dog License Applications

Shippensburg Township is an issuing agent for dog licenses in Cumberland County. 2015 licenses are now being issued at our office.

Cumberland County residents may obtain dog licenses in three ways. Always include a $0.50 handling fee for each license application. Payments can be made by cash or check, but not by credit card.

  1. In person: Visit the township office during normal business hours (Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.) at:
    81 Walnut Bottom Road
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
  2. By mail: Complete one application for each dog license needed, and mail it with payment and a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
    P.O. Box 219
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
  3. Drop-off: Complete one application for each dog license needed, include payment and a self-addressed, stamped envelope, and place it in the township dropbox at:
    81 Walnut Bottom Road
    Shippensburg, PA 17257

The licenses will be mailed back to you within 7 days if application and payment are correct.

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

November 21, 2014

Rail Trail Extension

Cumberland Valley Rails-to-Trails, Inc. has published plans for completion of the one-mile connector trail segment (from Earl Street to the Shippensburg Township Park) for public review and comment. Please send any comments to Jim Caldwell at Jcaldwell@rettew.com.

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