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.

Recent News

Jul 21, 2020

Touch a Truck Event

The Touch a Truck Event scheduled for August 1, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at Hickory Park has been cancelled.

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.

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.

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.