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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

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.


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

October 10, 2014

Dog License Applications

Shippensburg Township is an issuing agent for dog licenses in Cumberland County. New licenses will be available at our office beginning in January 2015.

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

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