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Highspire Building


640 Eshelman Street, Highspire, Pennsylvania, 17034   

Phone:  717-939-3303  Fax:  717-939-3371

Office Hours:  Monday – Friday  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Welcome to the official website of the Borough of Highspire, Highspire Pennsylvania. We are located in Dauphin County just 6 miles south of Harrisburg. The 2010 Census recorded the Borough's population at 2,399 residents. We invite you to visit our friendly community and enjoy our small town atmosphere.




This year’s Memorial Day Ceremony will take place on Monday, May 30, 2016. The ceremony will be held at Memorial Park starting at 10:00 a.m. All residents and non-residents are invited to remember our past soldiers who have fought for our country, and to honor those currently serving here and abroad.


In observance of Memorial Day Republic Services will be closed for operations on May 30th. Their schedules will be operating on a 1 day delay for the entire week. Monday stops will be on May 31st, Tuesday stops will be on June 1st, etc. 

Highspire Borough will be on Saturday, June 4th. 

Stormwater Management

For more information and links regarding Stormwater Management please select Borough Departments and then select Public Works.

Recycling Containers

Recycling containers are available for purchase at the borough building while supplies last. The fee for the container is $15.00.

Purchase your 2016 Dog License Online

Highspire residents can now log onto PADogLicense.com to purchase dog licenses through this secure site using their credit card, debit card, or checking account. Dog owners who register their dogs through the online site will be able to print a paper license immediately. The numbered metal tag will be mailed to the dog owner a few days following the online purchase. Licenses run with the calendar year and must be renewed annually. Lifetime licenses are also available but must be purchased directly from the Treasurer's Office.