Zoning Hearing Scheduled for April 24, 2014 has been cancelled.

Board of Supervisors Meeting - May 12 beginning at 6:30 pm

Planning Commission Meeting - May 14 beginning at 6:30 pm

Part-time Administrative Assistant Needed - This position will be the main telephone and visitor receptionist and provide administrative support to the Township Manager. Duties include scheduling meetings and appointments, typing, reception, record keeping, filing and responding to inquiries and requests for information.  This work requires that the employee have a thorough knowledge of secretarial and communication skills.  (24-30 hours per week)

Lifeguard/Swim Instructor - This position is responsible for the safety and welfare of members at the Hickory Park swimming pools, including the prevention of accidents, lifesaving and the instruction of swim lessons.  Qualifications including but not limited to:  Current certification in Lifeguard Training and Community First Aid and Safety from the American Red Cross, YMCA, or other recognized agency-offering instruction in aquatics. Current certification by the American Red Cross in CPR for the Professional Rescuer.  Previous swim instructor and lifeguard experience desired, but not mandatory.  Salary $8.25 per hour.  Must be willing to work weekends.

Summer Recreation Camp at Hickory Park - Open to children who have completed kindergarten up to and including those entering sixth grade and residing in New Hanover or Upper Frederick Township.  Two sessions:  June 23 thru July 11 (No camp on 7/4)  and July 14 thru August 1 ... 9 am to 12 pm.  Cost is $58 for one session and $110 for both.  Register at the Township Building.  Space is limited.

Run 4 Fun 5K - Saturday, April 26, 2014, at New Hanover Community Park starting at 10 a.m.  Cost for pre-registration is $25.  Proceeds will go towards upgrades to our parks!  Call or email the Township for more information.   http://newhanover-pa.org/forms/5K_2014.pdf

Sponsors:  Bauer & Associates - Doc Watson's Irish Pub - Frederick Living - Our Place Restaurant - The Pretzel Factory 

Community Yard Sale - Saturday, May 3, 2014, at the New Hanover Fire Company on Swamp Pike from 8 am to 12 noon.  Space available for $15 (you must provide your own table).  Call or email:  (610)323-1008 or cgarner@newhanover-pa.org for more information.  Food will be available for purchase in the fire hall!  Thanks to the Fire Company for allowing us to hold our annual yard sale at their prime location!

Fishing Derby - Saturday, May 10, 2014, at Hickory Park from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Kids ages 3 - 12.  Food and prizes!  Sign up at the Township building.

Montgomery County Electronics and Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events have been scheduled - this year's programs have been expanded to include paper shredding, tire collection, rain barrel and compost bin sales. Please visit MontgomeryCountyRecycles.org for dates and details.

Volunteer Opportunity - one vacancy on the Environmental Advisory Board which meets monthly. Contact the Twp. office if interested in learning more about this position.  610 323-1008.

Yard Waste Composting hours - Drop-off site at Hetrick Gardens, 2620 Swamp Pike, Gilbertsville, PA.  Monday thru Saturday 8:30am to 4:30pm; Sunday 10:30am to 2:30pm.   Residents must register at office each time they drop off. Non-residents and contractors may also drop off yard waste for a fee. 

SHOULD THE TOWNSHIP BUILDING BE CLOSED - if you need to speak with someone due to an emergency situation, please call the Police Department at (610)327-1150. Thank you!

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William S. Hollenbach Center located at 3065 N. Charlotte St -Wednesday 10:30 AM-12:30 PM & 1 PM-4:30 PM also 12 noon - 4 PM & 5-7 PM at CVS located at 2000 Swamp Pike - go to www.mc-npl.org 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 Open Records Officer: Michael McGann
e-mail: mmcgann@newhanover-pa.org
Phone: (610) 323-1008 

State Office of Open Records
e-mail: openrecords@state.pa.us
Phone: (717) 346-9903

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