• Food venue moves forward at Elizabeth Farms

    The Elizabeth Township Board of Supervisors moved one step forward to approvals for a proposed farm-to-table food venue on a tree farm on Hopeland Road. Bill Coleman, owner of Elizabeth Farms Christmas Trees requested approvals for various...

    • Posted June 5, 2019
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  • Northwest EMS seeks strategic funding model

    Northwest EMS is looking to establish solid funding from the 12 municipalities it serves. Pete Whipple, a NWEMS board member, explained the organization’s struggles to make ends meet at the Elizabeth Township Supervisors meeting on March 11....

    • Posted March 13, 2019
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  • Elizabeth Twp. zoning board approves variance

    The Elizabeth Township Zoning Board has approved a zoning variance to allow plans for a new farm-to-table dinner venue to move forward. Elizabeth Farms on Hopeland Road plans to open a seasonal drive-through, farm-to-table dinner venue, possibly...

    • Posted January 2, 2019
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  • Elizabeth Twp. residents react to tax hike

    Elizabeth Township’s imposition of a 0.5 mil real estate tax brought out about a dozen residents to the Dec.10 Board of Supervisors meeting. The township has not had a real estate tax since the early 1980s. One-half...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Elizabeth Township ponders future growth

    The Elizabeth Township Board of Supervisors is seeking help to prepare for future growth. To do so, the board on Monday agreed to advertise discussions on growth at an April 9 meeting called “Forge the Future.” The...

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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  • Fee visits Elizabeth Twp. to honor fire chief

    Strauss has 38 years of firefighting experience with Brickerville State Representative Mindy Fee was on hand at the Elizabeth Township Supervisors’ Feb. 12 meeting to present an award to outgoing Brickerville Fire Chief Jeff Strauss. Strauss rose...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Police before pool

    Possible state police tax makes supervisors wary of increasing contribution to Lititz pool Elizabeth Township was asked to commit to donating $2 per capita each year for the next 10 years to support upgrades to the Lititz...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • Elizabeth Township plans for $200,000 deficit in 2017

    Despite a $200,000 deficit in the proposed 2017 budget, the real estate tax in Elizabeth Township will remain at zero. The supervisors agreed to advertise the recommended spending plan during their Nov. 14 meeting. The public will...

    • Posted November 16, 2016
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  • Brickerville Fire Company honors Wilbur May for 68 years of service

    Brickerville volunteer firefighter Wilbur “Willy” May has served his community for most of his life &tstr; for 68 years. He began serving when he was 19 years old, in 1947. That year Harry Truman was president, Chuck...

    • Posted June 30, 2015
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  • Illegal burning a hot topic at Elizabeth Twp. meeting

    Elizabeth Township Supervisors noted on May 11 that the Budget Inn on Route 501 just south of Brubaker Valley Road has been sold, and that demolition and cleanup after the November 2014 fire is proceeding, but slowly....

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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