New Hanover Township “free schools” started in 1850 with the operation of 10 one-room schools. The township-run school system closed in 1949, but all of the buildings still stand today.

Recent News

Jan 19, 2018

Laborer II (Seasonal) Opportunity

We are accepting applications for a Laborer II on a seasonal basis from April through September.  Click here for more information.

Jan 5, 2018

Responsibility for Removal of Snow and Ice From Sidewalks

As winter continues, it's important to know that residents have a responsibility when it pertains to their sidewalks.  We have an ordinance on file (21-302) outlining said responsibility.  If you have any questions, call the Township.  Click here for more details.

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Nov 28, 2017

Christmas Tree Drop Off Notice

Our annual Christmas Tree Drop Off Program will take place between December 21, 2017 through January 31, 2018.  We will be putting up fencec for delivery at the following drop off locations:

  • Recreation Center (Hoffmansville Road)
  • New Hanover Fire Company (Swamp Pike)
  • Hetricks Gardens/Landscaping (Swamp Pike)

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Bliem Road Closure Notice

Bliem Road between New Hanover Square and Pleasantview Roads will be closed beginning Monday, October 30 for the next 30 days on Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and on Saturday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.  Click here for the detour plan.

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