TOWNSHIP TIDBIT:

On February 19, 1838 Revolutionary War veteran John Hill was buried at New Hanover Lutheran Church with full military honors. The Third Troop of Montgomery County Cavalry (Swamp Light Horse) fired a volley over the grave.

Planning

Active Plans


1771 Deep creek road

New Hanover Township received a SALDO application from Michael and Michele Libor on April 18, 2022. The sketch plan is proposing to subdivide 61.6 acres of land into five lots on Deep Creek Road; Erb Road is the nearest cross street.

Preliminary Plan (04-18-22)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.

2481 Romig Road

New Hanover Township received a SALDO application from 223 Schuylkill Road LP called Gambone: 2481 Romig Road on September 22, 2020.  The final plan will create 52 single-family homes on 21.90 acres of land on Romig Road; Buchert Road is the nearest cross street. 

Final Plan (09-22-20)

Status: The project received preliminary approval from the Board of Supervisors and will be requesting a recommendation for final approval from the Planning Commission in the future.

HANOVER CROSSING

The subject property is approximately 32.99 acres and is located within the R-25 Zoning District. The applicant is proposing 65 single family homes off Swamp Pike and Reifsnyder Road that will be serviced by public water and sewer.

Revised Preliminary Plan (02-24-21)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.

HANOVER GLEN

D.R. Horton's preliminary plan is proposing to create 93 total dwelling units (39 townhomes and 54 twins) on 23.26 acres of land on Swamp Pike; Dotterer Road is the nearest cross street. 

Preliminary Plan (05-04-21)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.

HANOvER MEADOWS

Liberty Commercial Development Group has put forth a conceptual plan for a request to the BOS to amend a 2007 court-ordered settlement plan.

Revised Conceptual Plan (August 20, 2021)

greens at gilbertsville #812

Artisan Land Company submitted a preliminary plan called Greens at Gilbertsville on April 28, 2022.  The preliminary plan is proposing to create 297 single-family homes on 221.72 acres of land on Lutheran Road (Gilbertsville Golf Course); Swamp Pike is the nearest cross street.

Preliminary Plan (04-28-22)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.

Town Center #811

New Hanover Township received a preliminary plan application from R.P. Wynstone, L.P on December 1, 2021.  The new plan is proposing to subdivide 195 acres into 638 units (187 single-family, 437 townhouses/twins, 13 multi-family, and 1 existing detached dwelling unit) with 315,700 square feet of commercial space (285,000 general commercial and 30,700 office space) on Swamp Pike and North Charlotte Street.

Preliminary Plan (12-01-21)

This plan will be placed on the PC agenda for consideration on February 9 and the BOS agenda for consideration on February 28 (special meeting).

PACER'S GAIT

The subject property is approximately 5.76 acres and is located within the R-15 Zoning District along the south side of Dotterer Road.  The Applicant is proposing to subdivide the lot into 7 single family homes.

Preliminary Plan (12-18-17)

Status: The project received preliminary approval from the Board of Supervisors on April 5 and will be requesting a recommendation for final approval from the Planning Commission.

TROTTER'S GAIT

The subject property is approximately 13.48 acres and is located within the R-15 Zoning District. The existing property is improved with a single family home with several outbuildings, including a wood barn. The site is located outside of the FEMA mapped 100 year floodplain. The existing site is served by private on-lot sewer and water. The Applicant is proposing to subdivide and develop the parcel under the permitted by right B-2 Performance Standard Development with 29 single family detached lots and an open space lot. As proposed the project will be constructed in a single phase.

Final Plan (10-05-21)

Status: The project received preliminary approval from the Board of Supervisors on April 5 and will be requesting a recommendation for final approval from the Planning Commission.

THE VILLAGE AT NEW HANOVER

New Hanover Township received a SALDO application from R.P. Wynstone, L.P. called The Village of New Hanover on July 30, 2021.  The preliminary plan is proposing to create 22 townhouses homes on 1.92 acres of land on Swamp Pike and one lot with 10,672 of commercial space; Dotterer Road is the nearest cross street. 

Preliminary Plan (07-30-21)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.

Westwood MAGUIRE TRACT

The Township received a revised SALDO application from Select Properties called Westwood Maguire on November 9, 2020.  The preliminary plan is proposing to create 27 single-family homes and 38 townhouses on 22.90 acres of land on Rhodes Road; Liberty Bell Drive is the nearest cross street.  Note: This is the fourth revision of the plan. Previous revisions dates were December 27, 2013; October 30, 2019; and May 15, 2020.  Based on its initial application, this plan is protected from ordinances changes after December 27, 2013.

Preliminary Plan (11-09-20)

Status: The project is requesting a recommendation for preliminary approval from the Planning Commission.