06.24.2024- Public Notice- Bowman School Road will be closed to all but through traffic (local residents and deliveries only) until further notice for an emergency road repair. 

Hopewell Township Municipal Office in York County

3336 Bridgeview Road
PO Box 429
Stewartstown, PA 17363

Phone: 717-993-2027
Fax: 717-993-5068

Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday: 8AM to 4PM
Wednesday: Closed to the public
Thursday, Friday: 8AM to 4PM

Emergency Contacts

Complete List of Emergency Service Numbers

Click here to view utility and service numbers. If you are in an immediate emergency, please dial 911.

Township Map

Hopewell's Township Map Plus 4 Districts Map

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Meetings, Minutes & Agendas

Public Meetings

Board of Supervisors

The Board of Supervisors meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00PM (except in January the meeting is on the first Monday of the year)

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Planning Commission

The Planning Commission meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00PM

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Zoning Hearing Board

The Zoning Hearing Board meets the third Thursday of the month at 7:00PM

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Online Payments

Now you can pay your Building Permits Fees, SALDO Fees, UCC State Inspections and Cess Pool inspection fees from the comfort of your home or office by using our online payment service.

E-checks and Credit Cards accepted (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express). A per transaction service fee of 2.65% or $3.00, whichever is greater, will be charged by the payment processing company for credit cards and a $1.50 for e-checks.



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Holiday Schedule

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Sep 2024

09/02/2024 - Labor Day

Nov 2024

11/05/2024 - Election

11/29/2024 - Day After Thanksgiving

11/29/2024 - Thanksgiving Day

Dec 2024

12/24/2024 - Christmas Eve (Half Day)

12/25/2024 - Christmas Day

12/26/2024 - Day After Christmas

12/31/2024 - New Years Eve (Half Day)

Voting Information

Voting Information

Voter Registration Forms & Applications

Voter registration forms and applications for Absentee Ballots can be obtained from the York County Voter Registration Office by calling 717-771-9604 or by visiting YorkCountyPA.gov/voting-elections. The Township Office also has these forms available. Residents of Hopewell Township vote at the Hopewell Township Municipal Building for both Primary and General Elections from 7AM – 8PM.

2024 General Primary Election is April 23, 2024

2024 Primary Election is November 5, 2024

Township Facts

Hopewell Township Facts

Quick Facts About Hopewell Township, York PA

2020 Census: 5,271
Population Density: 205 persons/square mile
Households: 2,037 (estimate)
Square Miles: 26.5
State Road Miles: 29.60
Township Road Miles: 67.55
Total Road Miles: 97.15
School District: South Eastern School District
Township Officials: View Here


Commonly Asked Questions For Hopewell Township

Q: How do I know when a burn ban is in effect?
A: Burn ban will be posted when in effect.

Q: What are the rules on burning?
A: Burning rules are in our ordinance numbers as listed below

     7-202 Burn Ban
     7-103 Prohibited Burning
     7-104 Permitted Fires

Q Who do I contact for pot holes or other road maintenance?
A If the road affected is a State Road please call PennDOT 800-FIX-ROAD or file a complaint via the website http://www.penndot.gov/Pages/AlertDetails.aspx. Otherwise call the Township at 717-993-2027

Q: Recycling?
A: YCSWA.com or under our trash/recycling page

Q: Dead Animals?
A: PA Game Commission – 814-432-3187
PennDOT – 800-FIX-ROAD

Q: Can I have an in-Home Occupation?
A: Ordinance 27-1032 {53} Home Occupation

Q: How long for a building permit?
A: Approximately 15 business days once application and payment are submitted. If third party agency is needed may take up to 21 business days

Q: School/Township and Property Tax questions?
A: See Tax page