New Resident Information
Photo: Township Administration Building
Silver Spring Township has a population of 13,657 (2010 Census), and was established in 1757. It is part of Cumberland County and is comprised of 33.6 square miles. As a Township of the Second Class, Silver Spring Township is governed by a five-member Board of Supervisors.
The Township's municipal services include public safety, public works, parks and recreation, community development, and administration. Fire protection services are provided by the Silver Spring Community Fire Company and the New Kingstown Fire Company. Emergency Medical Services are provided by the Silver Spring Ambulance and Rescue Association.
Sewer bills are sent out on a quarterly basis for residential customers. Commercial customers are billed on a monthly basis. For more information on the sewer services, click here.
The Township offers a "Notify Me" feature online for residents to subscribe and receive the latest new and information on their phone or in their email. You can customize the specific topics and ares of interest.
Township Emergency Alerts
Code Red is an emergency alert system that allows officials to send critical text and email messages to residents. This service allows us to provide timely, critical information to residents.
For questions and answers about notifications and alerts, call 717-766-0178 or click on the Receive Notifications and/or Emergency Alerts button below and enter your email and phone number to receive these alerts directly.