East Earl Township
East Earl Township is a Township of the Second Class that was incorporated in 1851. It is governed by a three-member Board of Supervisors elected for staggered six-year terms. The Supervisors have the power to establish policies and regulations in order to maintain the health, safety and welfare of the residents. The Board of Supervisors appoints members to the various advisory and authority boards.
The East Earl Township Municipal Office is located on Route 322 – Division Highway. It is .7 of a mile east of the PA Route 23 and US Route 322 intersection in Blue Ball, PA.
OFFICE HOURS DURING ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS
During adverse weather conditions (snow/ice), the East Earl Township office will follow the same schedule as Lancaster County for delayed opening time or office closure. Check the Lancaster County website (www.co.lancaster.pa.us) or WGAL-TV 8 for listings.
Municipal building office hours
|Business Office:||8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday|
|8:00 a.m. to 12 noon Friday|
|Zoning Office:||9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Wednesday & Saturday|
|6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Thursday|
|Water & Sewer (public):||8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday|
|Tax Office:||8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday|
ANY CHANGES IN OFFICE HOURS WILL BE POSTED AT THE MUNICIPAL OFFICE BUILDING.
PRESCRIPTION DRUG TURN-IN PROGRAM
The East Earl Township Police Department is a participant in the Lancaster District Attorney's Prescription Drug Turn-In Program that provides a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing of unused or out-of-date prescription medication. A drop box is in the lobby of the Police Department building.
Drugs can be placed in the drop box at the East Earl Township Police Department at 128 Toddy Drive, East Earl. Just walk into the lobby and drop off packages without any assistance being needed by the police department. If the lobby door is locked, ring the bell or follow the instructions printed on the door.
2014 Water & Sewer Rates
Water and sewer rates for all customers of the Blue Ball Water and East Earl Sewer Authorities will increase according to the rate schedule below. This rate increase is effective Jan. 1, 2014 and will be reflected on your April 1, 2014 bill.
The sewer rate increase is necessary to fund the Authority’s projected $5 million share of the Earl Township mandated wastewater treatment plant’s upgrade, as part of the Chesapeake Bay cleanup program.
Disposal of TVs, Computers, etc.
A law called the Covered Devices Recycling Act which prohibits disposal of covered devices as trash becomes effective january 24, 2013. Covered devices include desktop computers, laptops, monitors, computer peripherals (keyboard, mouse, printer and speakers), televisions and e-readers.