SHIREMANSTOWN BOROUGH

est. 1874

Shiremanstown Borough Updates

All drivers should be careful to watch for the Road Crew as they paint curbs and traffic lines. Please be mindful of the NO PARKING signs which have been posted.
TV sets will not be picked up by your regular trash collector. If you wish to dispose of them, please consider donating TV sets to the Salvation Army on Trindle Road in Camp Hill. They will accept TV sets working or none working order. If you have any hazardous materials call the Cumberland County Office at 717-240-6489 and they will advise you how to dispose of those items.

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SHIREMANSTOWN IS NOW CIVICREADY!

Shiremanstown Borough has partnered with CivicReady to implement its mass notification solution. Available from CivicPlus, a leader in integrated technology for local government, the CivicReady solution will allow Shiremanstown Borough to issue urgent notifications, emergency instructions, warnings, and routine communications to subscribed citizens via email, text message, and voicemail alert, to keep citizens safe and informed. In the event of a local emergency, citizens subscribed to CivicReady will benefit from immediate, actionable information and instructions sent via their preferred notification channel.

After registering for CivicReady, download the AlertMe – Regroup Mobile App, available for iOS or Android devices, and log in with your same username and password. If you wish to register through the AlertMe – Regroup Mobile App, please use the registration code Shiremanstown.

Covid-19 Updates

At the May 11, 2020 meeting of the Borough Council, Resolution 2-2020 was passed unanimously to provide real property tax relief for the payment of Borough taxes due to the COVID-19 Disaster Emergency. The penalty rate of 10% has been waived for the period beginning July 1, 2020, through and including October 31, 2020, providing the full amount of the Borough real property tax due at face amount is paid in full.

Due to the Corona Virus, Advanced Waste Disposal will suspend all bulk collections effective Monday, April 6th.

Important Update


2020 Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Notice


To make sure we are taking the right actions to protect the health and safety of our employees, the hazardous waste contractor’s employees, and the community during the Covid-19 pandemic, the household hazardous waste disposal event originally scheduled for April 4, 2020, has been canceled. Furthermore, we have temporarily suspended registration for the remaining three events planned in 2020 to allow time for guidelines and recommendations to further play out.
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Welcome to Shiremanstown Borough

Shiremanstown is a small community located twelve miles east of Carlisle and five miles west of Harrisburg. It derives its name from Daniel Shireman (1753-1810), one of the early Shiremanstown is a small community located twelve miles east of Carlisle and five miles west of Harrisburg. It derives its name from Daniel Shireman (1753-1810), one of the early landowners and settlers of the land that made up most of the town. landowners and settlers of the land that made up most of the town.

Greetings

My name is Tammie Dailey and I have been serving as the Mayor of Shiremanstown since April 2016.  Prior to being appointed Mayor, I had served on the Borough Council for over 10 years.  I have had the pleasure of living in the Borough since November 2002 with my husband Ed.  Shiremanstown is a great place to live, providing its residents with a small town feel while being close to shopping, outstanding restaurants and world-class healthcare facilities.  We are a part of the Mechanicsburg School District which provides our children with an excellent education.  We also have access to several superb private schools in the area.  Public transportation adds to the overall appeal of our centralized location, providing transportation to Harrisburg and other locations.

Economic Development                                                                                                                                               

Shiremanstown is a small town that welcomes businesses to be a part of our community.  We are in the process of introducing two-hour parking limitations in front of a few of our businesses to help make it easier for their clients to find parking in the borough.

Discover Shiremanstown-  walk through town and take time to appreciate our Memorial and Manor Parks.  Enjoy all that the Borough of Shiremanstown has to offer.  I am convinced that one day you will be just as proud as we are to live here.

Vision                                                                                                                                                              

My vision for Shiremanstown has always been to make it a place where families want to live, raise their children and retire.  We are served by the Mechanicsburg School District and have many opportunities for post-secondary education, including Penn State Capital Campus, Harrisburg Area Community College, Central Pennsylvania College and Dickinson School of Law to name a few.

We are fortunate to have several outstanding medical facilities close by, including Pinnacle Health System, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, and Holy Spirit Hospital.  They offer full emergency and surgical capabilities, private rooms, and rehabilitation services.

Our borough is home to four churches to meet the spiritual needs of our residents: Bible Baptist Church, First Church of God, Saint John’s Lutheran Church and United Methodist Church, all of whom open their doors and their hearts to those who seek a place to worship.

The Shiremanstown Historical Society (“SHS”) is an active group in our town.  They provide us with a wealth of history while making our town a more beautiful place to live.  Last year SHS was able to collect donations from local businesses and not-for-profit groups and use those donations to purchase the Christmas wreaths that adorned the lamp posts in the Borough this past holiday season.  They are hoping to collect more donations this year to add more wreaths for the next Christmas season.  SHS did not stop with wreaths; they have also purchased flags and a solar powered town clock that will be placed in front of our fire house.  Please check their website for a listing of events.

We have a great Parks and Recreation Department that plans and sponsors numerous Borough events, including our Easter Egg Hunt, Movie Night in the Park, a Borough picnic at Manor Park (with free hotdogs), our Halloween Party and our Christmas Tree Lighting.  These events provide Borough residents the opportunity to get together and to make new friends.

The Borough, SHS and the Parks and Recreation Department are always looking for people to assist with community activities.  Please consider becoming a volunteer.  Your time and effort will go a long way to keeping our Borough a great place to live.