Hickory Park was a small building constructed about 1920 as an “oil station.” It had a gas pump and sold gasoline, oil, and automobile tires.

Recent News

Jun 22, 2020

Public Statement of New Hanover Township Board of Supervisors Concerning Internal Investigation

Public Statement of New Hanover Township Board of Supervisors Concerning Internal Investigation.  Click here to read the statement.

Jun 9, 2020

Recreation Committee Meeting Audio (June 3, 2020)

Missed the meeting?  Click here (part 1) and here (part 2) for the audio of the meeting.

Jun 9, 2020

Environmental Advisory Board Meeting Audio (June 8, 2020)

Missed the meeting?  Click here for the audio of the meeting.  The password is 4X*Jxw8h.

Jun 1, 2020

Rosenberry Road Notice

Notice is hereby given in conformance with Act 15 requirements that New Hanover Township will consider conditional plan approval for the Rosenberry Road project at the Board of Supervisors meeting to be held on June 22, 2020 at 6:30 pm at the Township Recreation Center [2373 Hoffmansville Rd, Frederick, PA 19435].

The meeting is limited to 25 residents in accordance with CDC guidelines. Residents are strongly encouraged to wear masks to the meeting.  This meeting will also be streamed live on Facebook at Submit comments before or during the meeting via email at

May 22, 2020

Voting Alert

New Hanover Township updated its voting locations in late 2019. Also, please share with everyone you know that the polling locations have changed for this year only due to the pandemic. Location #1, usually St. Paul's Lutheran Church, will be at Boyertown Area Junior High East; #2, usually New Hanover Lutheran Church, will be at New Hanover Upper Frederick Elementary School; and #3, usually at New Hanover's Fire Company on Swamp Pike, will be at Pottsgrove High School.

Apr 2, 2020

BOS Meeting Audio (April 2, 2020)

Missed tonight's meeting?  Click here for the audio of the meeting and here for the meeting video.

Apr 2, 2020

Municipal Property Tax Payment Extension Notice

The Board of Supervisors voted during its meeting on April 2, 2020 to extend the real estate discount and face period for the benefit of taxpayers due to the effects of COVID-19.  The discount period is extended to May 31, 2020, and the face value period is extended to July 31, 2020.

Feb 13, 2020

2020 United States Census

The 2020 census is underway.  It is important that everyperson in the U.S. be counted since it affects funding for services and how we plan for our future.  Mailers will be mailed late March to each household and can be returned by mail, by phone or online.  If the mailer is not returned by late April, a census taker may visit your home.  Please be sure to require identification before providing any information and be respectful.  Also, the Census Bureau is recruiting persons to fill various part time positions, offering flexible hours and paid at an hourly rate.  For more information please call 1-855-562-2020

Jan 3, 2020

Household Hazaardous Waste & Tire Collections

Montgomery County residential household hazardous waste and tire collection schedules are available at the Township office or by visiting or by calling the recycling line at 610 278-3618.