The first known deed issued in New Hanover was for 200 acres to Johannes Schneider, December 9, 1718. The site is now the Gilbertsville Golf Course.


Board of Supervisors

New Hanover Township is classified as a township of the second class and is governed by the Board of Supervisors, which is comprised of five members, who are elected at large and serve six-year staggered terms. The Board is empowered with legislative functions which include enacting ordinances and resolutions, adopting a budget, levying taxes, providing for appropriations, awarding bids and contracts, and making appointments to various advisory boards and commissions.

Phil Agliano, Chairman
Term: January 1, 2014 - December 31, 2019

Andrew Kelly, Vice Chairman
Term: January 1, 2012 - December 31, 2017

Charles Garner, Member
Term: January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2021

Marie Livelsberger, Member
Term: January 1, 2012 - December 31, 2017 (Appointed in 2016)

Kurt Zebrowski, Member
Term: January 1, 2014 - December 31, 2019 (Appointed in 2016)