Welcome to New Sewickley Township
New Sewickley Township is a part of depreciation lands that were set aside by Act of Assembly on March 12, 1783 to be awarded to those men who served in the Revolutionary War. Today, New Sewickley Township is a rural community consisting of 33.94 square miles with a population of approximately 7,360.
Text Notification System
The Township’s Text Notification System has been up and running. This system will let us keep residents informed of important information such as road closures, public hearings and emergency situations, along with informing residents of community events going on in the Township. There is still time to sign up. Join the 400 or more residents who have signed up. Simply, send us your email address or phone number. This information is strictly voluntary and will be for Township use only.
New Sewickley Township Police Department will join the Pennsylvania State Police and over 215 municipal agencies to conduct the third targeted aggressive-driving enforcement wave from July 8th to August 25th.
The enforcement wave will focus on red light running, the Steer Clear law, tailgating and heavy trucks. Motorists exhibiting other unsafe behaviors such as speeding, following too closely, or other aggressive actions will also be cited.
The aggressive-driving enforcement is a part of the Pennsylvania Aggressive Driving Enforcement and Education Project and is funded by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
The Board of Supervisors cancelled their August 27th Agenda Meeting. Their next scheduled meeting is on September 3, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.