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.
At the Reorganization Meeting held on January 2, 2018, the Supervisors voted to change the start time of their Regular Board Meetings to 6:30 p.m. This meeting is held the first Tuesday of each month.
On February 21, 2018, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration will hold a public briefing regarding the Freedom Crider Road Upgrade Project from 5:00 to 7:00 at the Big Knob Grange. The public meeting will identify the proposed alignment and required right-of-way and easement limits. The project team will be available to answer questions and gather feedback.
A section of Freedom Crider Road between Route 989 and Lovi Road will close to traffic beginning February 14, 2018 and will remain closed until August 1, 2018. Local traffic will remain open to homeowners, but the road will be closed to through traffic. The closure is part of the Freedom Road upgrade project.