Welcome to Hopewell Township
Cumberland County, PA
ATTENTION: Hopewell Township will be participating in an intergovernmental trash agreement through Parks. Hopewell Township Residents will need to fill out the form by October 1st for you to partake. Please CLICK HERE for the form and for more information pertaining to the trash agreement, CLICK HERE.
ATTENTION: The 3rd Annual Labor of Love Event has changed locations due to weather. It will be held at Newburg United Methodist Church, 203 N. High Street on October 1st from 10am-3pm. For more information, CLICK HERE.
ATTENTION: There will be a Board of Supervisors meeting on September October 3rd. For agenda, CLICK HERE.
ATTENTION: There will be a Conditional Use Hearing on September October 3rd. For agenda, CLICK HERE.
ATTENTION: For Landfill Information, CLICK HERE.
About Hopewell Township
Hopewell Township was formed in 1735 and at that time it was part of Lancaster County. The Township began at a line crossing at the spring in Newville and included most of what is now Franklin County. Later the Township was divided into two sections with the eastern portion called Hopewell and the western portion named Antrim (eventually changed to Franklin County). Hopewell was gradually reduced to its present size by the formation of Southampton Township and Mifflin Township in the 1790s.