Paxtang Borough Codes and Ordinances

This page contains the most frequently referenced Borough codes and ordinance Information. It is not an exhaustive list of Borough Codes. For any specific questions related to any Borough codes or ordinances, please feel free to contact the 717-564-4770 for assistance by the Codes and Zoning Official.   Printed copies of Paxtang Borough Ordinances are also available for review in the Borough Office.  

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Please find below a few frequent inquiries.  For further details on a topic, please do a search in General Code (ECode, found below) or request to speak with the Building Codes & Zoning Officer, Flood Plain Officer, Stormwater Management Officer, or Property Maintenance Enforcement Officer for specific inquiries.  For official opinions, appropriate applications or a written request should be submitted.  
Ordinance No 669
NEW Street Cut Ordinance
Ordinance 325
Rental Property


Visit the Ecode link below to view the complete code. 

 Ordinance Amendment:

An amendment to Chapter 425, Section 10 and Section 14 of the Paxtang Borough Zoning Ordinance: 

Amendment to the Paxtang Borough Zoning Ordinance  Chapter 425, Sections 10 and 14.  Prohibiting the sale of nicotine related products (vape shops and smoke shops) in the Conservation, Neighborhood and Downtown Districts of the borough.  Ordinance Amendment passed.  

All fees are due with application.



Click here for details about

the new ordinance.

Fireworks Ordinance

If you see someone setting off fireworks in your neighborhood, please call the police in the moment so they may address it. 

If you do not wish to contact the police, at least report it HERE for tracking purposes.

Click to review the 2021 Budget and Tax, Sewer and Solid Waste Ordinances.


Parking Vehicles and Traffic Ordinance Amendment

(this ordinance includes parking, signs, and streets)

 Council approved on January 19, 2021

Do you live in the Floodplain?  You need to know a few extra facts. 

Zoning Hearing Board

Robert Greenwood

Lorraine Spangler

John Moyer

Alternate:  Dawn Deaner



ZONING MAP  (Click to Enlarge):


Paxtang Borough Zoning Map

Paxtang Borough, BCO and Zoning Officer, Robert Ihlein