Washington Township - 1779
Township CodeCalendar

13013 Welty Rd, Waynesboro, PA 17268

Phone: (717) 762-3128

Fax: (717) 762-1775

Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm



WTMA – Waste Water Campaign



28th Annual Jack Frost Charity Car & Truck Toy Run



Ghost Stories on the Mountain



Halloween Event at Red Run



Franklin County MPO Wants Your Comments

The Franklin County Metropolitan Planning Organization’s (MPO) draft Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) is now available for public review and comment.  This plan sets the future direction of transportation policies and projects in Franklin County for the next 25 years.  The plan is the result of a collaborative process of the MPO, stakeholders, residents and others interested in the future of the county.

The plan will be available for public review and comment through November 5 and will include a public open house on October 10.  More information about the plan including a copy of the draft plan and how to comment is located at http://www.franklincountylrtp.com/.  Hard copies of the plan will also be available at locations throughout the county.

Thank you and we look forward to your comments.



Accepting Electronics Again

We are going to start taking Electronics 
for recycling again at the Transfer Station 
starting October 5th with the 
following conditions.
  • There will be a $0.50 per pound charge with a $15.00, 
    (30lbs) minimum charge.  All electronic items will be weighed.
  • This program is available to anyone.It is not limited to 
    Washington Township residents.
  • No limit on how many items are brought in at one time.
  • We will receive electronic items ONLY on Fridays and the first Saturday of the month.
  • Cash or check only at this time.  (We will be taking credit cards soon)
  • Any of the above conditions are subject to change if the program becomes too costly
     or if conditions change in the overall recycling environment or if our staff becomes 
    overwhelmed with the processing.


IMPORTANT – Zoning Complaint Process Has Changed

Please be advised that our 
Zoning Complaint Process has changed.

Please CLICK HERE to see current process 
for filing a Zoning Complaint


School Bus Laws

Laws On School Bus Safety










New Fire Police Sworn In at Supervisors Meeting

Welcome to our new Fire Police, Francis E. Green Jr. 
He was sworn in at the June 18,2018 Supervisors Meeting by our 
Supervisor Chairman, C. Stewart McCleaf 


Washington Township Parks

Parks in Washington Township are ready for those wanting
to get out with family and friends and enjoy the great outdoors.


Red Run Park offers play grounds, pavilions for rent, lovely Red Run Lake 
and Red Run Express Train for kids. From  Spring to Fall, you can find various 
events offered including live bands almost every Sunday afternoon. 
Reservation Form 




Pine Hill Recreation Area is a secluded park 
that offers ball fields, a playground for many hours 
of fun, pavilions for rent, and beautiful walking trails. 
At Pine Hill you will also find Dunlap Skate Park.
Reservation Form


Rolando Park also known as the Old Lions Club Park is a serene park 
with a nice playground and lots of room to run and play. Pavilion for 
rent will be available May 2018 and projects are underway to make this 
park a gem to visit.
Reservation Form




Washington Township also offers the 
Rouzerville Community Center and Park for rent. 
This is a large building great for family reunions special events, 
and parties for special occasions.  
Reservation Form




If you are interested in renting any of the park pavilions or Rouzerville Community Center, forms can
be found here on this website or feel free to call the Washington Township office during regular business 
hours between 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. (Government Holidays are observed) 
Payment is required before any reservation is put on our calendar.


Red Run Park Miniature Train

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to drive the train.

The Township is still in need of volunteer train engineers and conductors to keep the 
Red Run Express running on weekends at Red Run Park. The Township will assist and pay 
for your child abuse history clearance and criminal record check.     
If you are interested in making young folks happy by providing free train rides for them, 
please contact Vern Ashway at the Township office at 717-762-3128. 
The Township will provide the needed training to operate the train.

Fire Police Needed

 Blue Ridge Fire and Rescue are in need of Fire Police. Anyone interested in becoming a Fire Police man or woman, Please contact the Blue Ridge Fire Department by visiting our Website, or calling the station at 717-794-2323

Watch the Blue Ridge Fire Department website for more information on public meetings to address any questions you may have.




Washington Township Boulevard

Please take a moment to view our video
of the Washington Township Boulevard.

Click Here to View Video – 2016

A Special Thank You To:
LLSinger Aerial Drone Photography

Pilot: Lawrence Singer, Sr.
Film Editor: Megan Singer