Board of Supervisors Meeting - June 2, 2016 at 8:00 am  - special meeting to handle business as may come before the Board.

Board of Supervisors June 13, 2016 Meeting - cancelled

Planning Commission Meeting - June 8, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Gibraltar Rock Zoning Hearing - June 2, 2016 at 6:30 pm

OPPORTUNITIES TO SERVE YOUR COMMUNITY -  There are currently vacancies to serve as a Planning Commission member, to serve as an alternate member of the Zoning Hearing Board or to serve as an Auditor to fill an unexpired term.  To learn more about the functions of each of these position, please contact personnel at the Township office at 610 323-1008.   Consider becoming involved in your community, we look forward to hearing from you and your interest in serving by June 1, 2016.

Tax Collector Change of Address - Molly Bauer, P.O. Box 249, Gilbertsville, PA  19525

RECREATION CENTER WINDOW HOURS:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday - 8 am to 1 pm; Thursday - 3 pm to 8 pm (Please sign-up for events, pavilion rentals, tickets, pool membership, rec center rentals, etc. during these hours.)  More info: 610-652-2720.  Look below to download forms for 2016.

Summer Camp - Sign-up for Hickory Park Summer Camp at the Recreation Center.  Two sessions:  June 20 - July 8 & July 11 - July 29. Cost:  $70 per session or $125 for both (must sign up for both at the same time to get the discount)  Camp starts at 9 am and ends at noon, Monday thru Friday. (5 spots left in the 1st Session)

Ice Cream Social - Stop out at the Recreation Center June 18th from 1 pm to 2:30 pm and meet your fellow residents while enjoying some ice cream.  

Kids' Only Yard Sale - June 25th - Hickory Park - Pavilion #5 - Children only can come and sell or trade their items at the park!  $2 fee the day of the event.

Swimming Lessons - New Hanover, Upper Frederick & Douglass children ages 5 to 10 - First Session: June 13 to June 23 (Monday thru Thursday) - Second Session: July 11 to July 21 (Monday thru Thursday) - (Level 1 - 11 am to 11:45 am -Water Exploration) - (Level 2 - 10 am to 10:45 am - Stroke Readiness) - Cost Per Session: $40 pool members - $50 non-members - *No Refunds will be given after payment has been made* - Registration at the Recreation Center

Hickory Park Pool Memberships - (New Hanover, Upper Frederick & Douglass Township Residents Only) When purchasing your Family Membership, you can also purchase 10 guest passes for $50 for weekend use only. These passes will only be offered at the time of membership purchase. Click to get application: 2016 POOL SEASON TICKET APPLICATION.pdf  Call (610)652-2720 or email for more information.

Pool Party Application:  Pool Party Contract.pdf

2016 Parks & Recreation Pavilion Rental Application - Park and Rec application.pdf

Recreation Center Rental Application: New Hanover Township Recreation Center.pdf

Bridge Rehabilitation - Deep Creek Road (near intersection of Eichele Road) by Montgomery County Roads and Bridges which will necessitate a detour during construction for approximately six months. Start date has not been determined as of yet. Portion of Deep Creek Road to be closed is between Kulp and Henning Roads. Traffic will be detoured to Hill Road between these intersections ie: Deep Creek Road at Kulp Road will travel Kulp Road then cross at Hill Road to Henning and travel Henning Road to intersection at Deep Creek and resume course on Deep Creek Road. Reverse course if beginning at intersection of Henning and Deep Creek Road.

Yard Waste Composting hours - Drop-off site at Hetrick Gardens, 2620 Swamp Pike, Pottstown, PA - Spring Hours = 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM weekdays, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Saturday.  Sunday hours begin April 2nd and are from l0:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  Residents must register at office each time they drop off materials - PLEASE arrive one-half hour prior to closing time.  Accepting tree stumps 12" diameter or smaller; larger stumps accepted for a fee.   Non-residents and contractors may also drop off yard waste for a fee. 

Dog Licensing Information - Public Service Announcement provided by Montgomery County - please follow link

SHOULD THE TOWNSHIP BUILDING BE CLOSED - if you need to speak with someone immediately regarding a Township safety issue, please call the Police Department at (610)327-1150. Thank you!

Montgomery County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events - The 2016 schedule is now available. Programs include FREE paper and tire shredding events and household hazardous waste events at various locations throughout the County. Please visit or Call the recycling line at 610-278-3618 for additional information.  

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NHT Open Records Policy 

The policy was adopted on December 8, 2008. Policy and request forms are available.

Township Manager and Open Records Officer - Kevin Tobias
Phone: (610) 323-1008 

State Office of Open Records
Phone: (717) 346-9903

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