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Alerts 3.20.2020
Residents, Wow, we certainly live in interesting times that are changing hourly. The Township is using our Facebook page, website, message boards and email distribution system to provide updates as events unfold. Please take the time to register for Email Alerts on our website (www.hanovertwp-nc.org) or by calling the Township Office (610.866.1140) to register. Be well, Jay Finnigan

HANOVER TOWNSHIP COVID-19 UPDATE 4.3.2020

(Changes / Updates in RED)

HANOVER SALUTES: In our community we are fortunate to have Doctors, Nurses, Paramedics, EMT’s, Firefighters, Police Officers, Public Works employees and many others who are working tirelessly helping to wage an all-out war on COVID-19.

We can show our support for them, while maintaining Social Distancing at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 4th.

Everyone in the Township can go to the bottom of their driveway and clap, play a musical instrument, bang on a cooking pan like a drum, or make some type of to salute our local heroes.

So remember, 4:30 p.m. on April 4th.

Thanks to all our local heroes!!!

STAY AT HOME: Please continue to observe the Governor’s STAY AT HOME. Stay home and Stop the Spread!!!!

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: April meetings are TBD.

ZONING HEARING BOARD:  April meeting is TBD.

 For COMPOST CARDS:

Mail to:

Hanover Township

Compost Card

3630 Jacksonville Road

Bethlehem, PA  18017-9302

 

 

 

COMMITTEES, COMMISSIONS and ADVISORY BOARDSCancelled for April.

TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL BUILDING: Facility is closed to the public.  If information is needed, please contact Township staff via mail: hanover@hanovertwp-nc.org or leave a message: 610.866.1140 and it will be forwarded to appropriate individual.

Payments made by check can be dropped in the drop box, located to the right of the municipal building meeting entrance, 24 hours a day.

RESIDENTIAL WASTE & RECYCLING: Continues as scheduled. Please only put out your normal Residential Waste & Recycling.  The hauler is being inundated with bulk items.  Please hold off on the spring cleaning until this situation is mitigated.

COMMUNITY CENTER: Closed through April 30th.

CANCELLATIONS: Hanover Days scheduled for May 6th – 9th and the Armed Forces Day Program, May 16th.

FIRE COMPANY: During this time of the Stay At Home order for Northampton County, the Hanover Township Volunteer Fire Company is doing Birthday Parades of Emergency Vehicles for those children who cannot have their birthday party due to the Order. Please email the Fire Chief at: firechief@htvfc.org if you would like this for your child or special needs adult. Even if their birthday has already passed, but was during the Stay At Home Order or the voluntary period of staying home. Thanks and stay safe, stay home and wash your hands. All of our fire and EMS personnel appreciate that.

CENSUS: Individuals/homes should have or will be receiving Census information in the mail to enter responses on-line.  While you’re at home this would be a great time to submit your data. The Census establishes representatives in congress and availability of Federal Funds.

NEIGHBORS & FAMILY: Keep checking on your neighbors & family members. See if they are surviving and find out if they may need necessities from the grocery store or the other retailers when you go. Let’s limit trips to stores

ABSENTEE BALLOTS:  Order your absentee ballot by going on-line to: https://www.votespa.com/Voting-in-PA/Pages/Mail-and-Absentee-Ballot.aspx. If the election is not moved to a later date you’ll eliminate being in contact with a potential carrier.  This would also eliminate waiting in line election day.

Together we will get through this one day at a time by doing our individual parts.

If you have any questions, please call the Township Office at 610.866.1140.

Be Well, Be Safe!!!!