The Lower Paxton 250th Celebration will start with a large community parade and end with fireworks in George Park on October 14th.  Lower Paxton's 250th anniversary will celebrate the township's history with a multitude of events, including live music, art displays, and Revolutionary War reenactments.  It will include activities and events for the entire family.  Visit for more information.

Capital Region Water, Lower Paxton Township, and Susquehanna Township hereby give notice of the 30-day public comment period for its National Pollutant Discharge Elimination Stormwater (NPDES) discharges from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) Pollutant Reduction Plan (PRP).

The draft Joint Pollutant Reduction Plan was presented at a public meeting on August 15, 2017 starting at 6:00 pm at the Lower Paxton Township Municipal Center.  The 30-day public comment period ended September 1, 2017.  The Plan was submitted to the PA DEP by the September 16, 2017 deadline.

The Plan is available for inspection at 



Trick or Treat
Thursday, October 26, 6-8 p.m.



Lower Paxton Township will be an open, vibrant, and progressive municipality working within the bounds of available resources, providing the best quality of life for a growing community and to be a recognized leader in central Pennsylvania.


To achieve our vision, Lower Paxton Township will work to meet and exceed the needs of a growing Township in a cost efficient manner.


Good Government for a Great Community

Frequently Called Numbers

Main Switchboard
Police Administration
Public Works Department
Sewer Department
Parks and Recreation
Supervisor's Voice-Mail

Office Hours

Municipal Center (Administration, Community Development, & Sewer)
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Police Department Records Office
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Public Works Department
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Sanitary Sewer Operations
6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Friendship Center and the Parks and Recreation Department
Monday to Thursday -  5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday - 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday - 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday - 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.