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Borough Offices Closed

Due to COVID-19 containment efforts, the Borough Building is closed with only a few administrative staff on-site.  The majority of staff are working remotely.  If you need to contact the staff directly please use the following email addresses or phone numbers:

Anne Shambaugh | Borough Manager
717-939-9842 ext 5030 |

Aaron Curry | Director, Code Department
717-939-9842 ext 5020 |

Michele Powell | Sewer Billing
717-939-9842 ext 5012 |

Marianne Reider | Tax Collector

Pandemic Timeline

  • April 3rd, 2020: Gov. Wolf Calls for Universal Masking
  • March 30th, 2020: Gov. Wolf  Expands ‘Stay at Home’ Order to Dauphin County starting 8pm
  • March 26, 2020: Police Department suspends street sweeping parking enforcement.
  • March 25, 2020: Borough closes parks equipment and structures.
  • March 20, 2020: Mayor extends Declaration of Disaster Emergency in the Borough of Steelton
  • March 14, 2020: Mayor signs Declaration of Disaster Emergency in the Borough of Steelton

Pandemic Resources

PA Department of Health

All Pennsylvanians have an important role to play in stopping the spread of COVID-19 and saving lives. Here are resources to help individuals, families, and businesses do their part.

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

Latest information and resources from Centers for Disease Control.

Borough Facebook Post

Borough of Steelton

Official Facebook page of the Borough of Steelton.
Borough of Steelton
Borough of Steelton2 days ago

Please share this with your family and friends.

Before you leave your home, Remember, Pennsylvania is currently under Governor Wolf’s ‘Stay at Home’ Order.

I encourage you to take some time to explain the Importance of the Governor’s ‘Stay at Home’ Order to your children and loved ones, so that we can help prevent the spread of this virus not only in Dauphin County but the entire State of Pennsylvania.

Please continue to wash your hands for at least 20 seconds, when soap and water is unavailable use hand sanitizer of at least 75% alcohol throughout the day and after you touch commonly used items.

Avoid touching your face whenever possible.

It is a crucial part of the mitigation of spreading the virus for you to Stay at Home, unless you need to complete necessary tasks, such as buying groceries and/or medicine during this order.

If you Have to leave your home and are out in public, Please Wear A Mask and Continue to Practice Social Distancing, as recommended by the Surgeon General Jerome Adams.

The virus is known to be spread through community spread in Pennsylvania.

In order to break the chain of exposure We Must Work Together to keep each other Safe.

As the Secretary of Health for the Commonwealth Dr. Rachel Levine stated, Stay Calm, Stay Home and Stay Safe.

Thank you for your time.

For the most up to date and prevalent information for Pennsylvania, visit or call 1-877-PA-HEALTH (43-2584)
Borough of Steelton
Borough of Steelton1 week ago
𝐃𝐚𝐮𝐩𝐡𝐢𝐧 𝐂𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐲 𝐢𝐬 𝐧𝐨𝐰 𝐢𝐧𝐜𝐥𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐝 𝐢𝐧 𝐆𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐨𝐫 𝐖𝐨𝐥𝐟'𝐬 '𝐒𝐭𝐚𝐲 𝐚𝐭 𝐇𝐨𝐦𝐞' 𝐎𝐫𝐝𝐞𝐫 𝐚𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐓𝐨𝐝𝐚𝐲, 𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 𝟑𝟎, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟎.

March 30, 2020

Gov. Wolf and Sec. of Health Expand ‘Stay at Home’ Order to Carbon, Cumberland, Dauphin and Schuylkill Counties, Extend School Closures Indefinitely
Governor Wolf’s Amended Order
Secretary of Health’s Amended Order
Stay at Home Guidance

Harrisburg, PA – As COVID-19 cases continue to grow and the state continues to seek relief to save lives and stop the spread of COVID-19, today Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine revised their “Stay at Home” orders to include Carbon, Cumberland, Dauphin and Schuylkill counties, bringing the state total to 26 counties under a stay-at-home order. This order takes effect at 8 p.m., Monday, March 30, 2020, and will continue until April 30. All stay-at-home orders are now extended through April 30. All Pennsylvania schools will remain closed until further notice. Non-life-sustaining business closures remain in effect.
The order now includes these 26 counties: Allegheny, Beaver, Berks, Bucks, Butler, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Erie, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lehigh, Luzerne, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Philadelphia, Pike, Schuylkill, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland and York counties.

𝐈𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐝𝐮𝐚𝐥𝐬 𝐦𝐚𝐲 𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐢𝐫 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐢𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐲 𝐭𝐨 𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐦 𝐚𝐧𝐲 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐨𝐰𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐨𝐰𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐝𝐮𝐚𝐥 𝐚𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐨𝐰𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐚𝐥 𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐯𝐞𝐥:

• Tasks essential to maintain health and safety, or the health and safety of their family or household members (including pets), such as obtaining medicine or medical supplies, visiting a health care professional, or obtaining supplies they need to work from home
• Getting necessary services or supplies for themselves, for their family or household members, or as part of volunteer efforts, or to deliver those services or supplies to others to maintain the safety, sanitation, and essential operation of residences
• Engaging in outdoor activity, such as walking, hiking or running if they maintain social distancing
• To perform work providing essential products and services at a life-sustaining business
• To care for a family member or pet in another household
• Any travel related to the provision of or access to the above-mentioned individual activities or life-sustaining business activities
• Travel to care for elderly, minors, dependents, persons with disabilities, or other vulnerable persons
• Travel to or from educational institutions for purposes of receiving materials for distance learning, for receiving meals, and any other related services
• Travel to return to a place of residence from an outside jurisdiction
• Travel required by law enforcement or court order
• Travel required for non-residents to return to their place of residence outside the commonwealth
• Anyone performing life-sustaining travel does not need paperwork to prove the reason for travel.

𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐨𝐰𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐞𝐱𝐞𝐦𝐩𝐭:

• Life-sustaining business activities
• Health care or medical services providers
• Access to life-sustaining services for low-income residents, including food banks
• Access to child care services for employees of life-sustaining businesses that remain open as follows: child care facilities operating under the Department of Human Services, Office of Child Development and Early Learning waiver process; group and family child care operating in a residence; and part-day school age programs operating under an exemption from the March 19, 2020 business closure Orders
• News media
• Law enforcement, emergency medical services personnel, firefighters
• The federal government
• Religious institutions

Individuals experiencing homelessness are not subject to this order but are strongly urged to find shelter and government agencies are urged to take steps needed to provide shelter for those individuals.

International students, foster youth, and any other students who would otherwise experience displacement or homelessness as a result of campus closures are exempt and may remain in campus housing.

The Department of Education will be providing updated guidance and resources on the continuity of education for students to schools in the coming days.

At this time, law enforcement will be focused on ensuring that residents are aware of the order and informing the public of social distancing practices rather than enforcement. To report a noncompliant business, contact your local law enforcement agency’s non-emergency number or the nearest Pennsylvania State Police station. Please do not call 911 or the Department of Community and Economic Development to file reports. Law enforcement officers should refer to Business Closure Order Enforcement Guidance available online.

𝑭𝒐𝒓 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒎𝒐𝒔𝒕 𝒖𝒑-𝒕𝒐-𝒅𝒂𝒕𝒆 𝒊𝒏𝒇𝒐𝒓𝒎𝒂𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒐𝒏 𝑪𝑶𝑽𝑰𝑫-19, 𝑷𝒆𝒏𝒏𝒔𝒚𝒍𝒗𝒂𝒏𝒊𝒂𝒏𝒔 𝒔𝒉𝒐𝒖𝒍𝒅 𝒗𝒊𝒔𝒊𝒕:
Borough of Steelton
Borough of Steelton2 weeks ago
Yesterday 03/25/2020 the Borough made the decision during the COVID-19 Incident Briefing to completely close the Borough Parks. Today 03/26/2020 thanks to the Steelton Borough Public Works, closure signs were posted at the Borough Parks and Playgrounds.
Borough of Steelton
Borough of Steelton2 weeks ago
Due to a miscommunication with the Borough staff and the Police Department, notices about ticketing for street sweeping were distributed today.

Street Sweeping ticketing WILL NOT begin on April 1st. Please disregard any notices placed on vehicles.

The Borough and the Police Department will update the enforcement information on both our Facebook pages at such time that enforcement will resume.
Borough of Steelton
Borough of Steelton2 weeks ago
On March 25, 2020, following our daily briefing on COVID-19, the Borough of Steelton in conjunction with the Steelton Police Department made the decision that ALL Borough Parks, playgrounds, including equipment, play areas, basketball courts picnic areas and skate park are CLOSED until further notice. In regards to the boat launch, the pavilion is closed, however the boat launch remains open for boaters.
Signs will be posted on each of the parks with this notification. This decision was made to protect the residents and most specifically the children in the borough from exposure to COVID-19. We are doing our best to ensure the safety and health of all borough residents.