State Sen. Rob Teplitz, D-Dauphin and York counties, will be opening a district office in the Newberry Township Building, 1915 Old Trail Road in Etters.

The office will be open 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. every Thursday, starting this week.

Teplitz said the office will "provide residents with convenient assistance in navigating the government bureaucracy to access important programs and services."

The senator will be available to meet with constituents from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, at the new district office.

Teplitz also has a district office in Halifax, in northern Dauphin County, and is expected to open a location at Kline Village Plaza in Harrisburg.