Up until about 1850, every church had its parochial school beside it. The school house of the Swamp Reformed Church (Leidy Road and Swamp Pike) was demolished about 1955.


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.

Kurt Zebrowski, Chairman
Term: January 1, 2021 - December 31, 2026

Charles Garner, Jr., Vice Chairman
Term: January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2021

Marie Livelsberger, Member
Term: January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2023

Boone Flint, Member
Term: January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2025

William Ross Snook, Member
Term: January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2023