Manheim Borough Bulletin Board

Bookmark this page and check back often to keep up to date on important happenings in our community.


Note – the Fall 2019 Newsletter is in the mail.  It can also be found on our website HERE.


Click Here for proposed Solid Waste Ordinance

Click here for 2020 changes to trash and recycling

Click here for notice to property owners who will be opted out of municipal trash service for 2020.

Leaf Pickups will take place on the following Saturdays – November 23, December 7 & 14

NO TAGS NEEDED – Leaves must be in Kraft Bags, and placed curbside Friday night
Manheim Borough has been awarded a $200,000 Community Development Block Grant which will be used to provide pedestrian upgrades, including ADA accessibility, at the Wolf Street parking lot and East High Street, and at various intersections along the designated walk-to-school route for the new Baron Elementary School!  The contract has been awarded and work is currently underway.  
Click on Current Projects for more details.

Memorial Park Information

Flood Plain Restoration Project

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Manheim Borough has been awarded 5 grants to date totaling $949,000  for the Memorial Park stream/flood plain restoration project.
This project is a result of a mandate by PA DEP / EPA for the Borough (and all municipalities) to meet the Chesapeake Bay pollution reduction regulatory requirements. The total project cost is estimated to be $1.5 million dollars, so the award of these grants will greatly reduce the financial burden on the taxpayers of the Borough. Design and permitting is currently underway, with implementation beginning in the summer of 2020.

Emerald Ash Borer Infestation

Due to infestation from the Emerald Ash Borer, a number of trees have been removed from Memorial Park. Unfortunately most of the trees at Memorial Park are Ash trees and have been affected to the point of being beyond treatment. The Borough has removed trees along the path from the covered bridge to White Oak Road. The remainder of the wooded area north and south of the path is closed to the general public for safety reasons.

All of the Ash trees will be removed with the Memorial Park stream restoration project (see above), with many of the trees being repurposed for the stream bank stabilization proess.  New, suitable trees will be planted as part of this project, and new walking paths will also be constructed.

Memorial Park Veterans‘ Memorial

Plans are underway for a veterans’ memorial at Memorial Park. For more information

Flood-Related Information

New page has been added to our website specifically dedicated to flood-related information. Please click here or on “Flood Information” on the vertical menu on the left sidebar.

Spotted Lanternfly

Please click on image for important information regarding the Spotted Lanternfly, an invasive and destructive pest that is encroaching on our area.

If you own a business, please click on this LINK for additional information.

Lancaster County Places 2040 Comprehensive Plan

For the newly adopted Lancaster County Places 2040 Comprehensive Plan


Click above image for brochure.

IMPORTANT! Please remember that trash of any kind is not permitted to be placed into the yard waste or leaf bags! Placing trash with the yard waste is illegal, and will also jeopardize the Borough’s ability to continue to offer this service to our residents.

Property owners with nonresidential uses or with multiple uses on their properties, please click HERE for information on changes that will take effect beginning in 2020 for municipal trash services.

Local Economic Revitalization Tax Assistance

For information regarding LERTA – Local Economic Revitalization Tax Assistance – which provides tax incentives for investing in properties in the Borough

Lead Based Paint Remediation

For information regarding lead based paint remediation assistance.

Severe Weather and Emergency Preperations

For information regarding severe weather and other emergency preparations

New! Maps and directions to Public Parking Lots can be found under “Contact Us” on top menu.

Zoning Hearing Board – Upcoming Hearings

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Manheim Borough

15 East High Street
Manheim, PA 17545

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