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Road Work Updates in Newtown Township

There are several updates regarding road and infrastructure improvements in Newtown Township. AQUA continues to replace water mains in portions of the Wyola section of the Township, and will now replace the water main underneath Northwood Road between West Chester Pike and Dutton Drive.  This work is being done in advance of the road repaving project set to take place on that road.  Please see ...


Newtown Township is Hiring for Temporary Summer Help in Public Works

Newtown Township is looking for Temporary Summer Help employees in Public Works. Please see the documents below for more information and an application. Public Works Temporary Summer Laborer Position Description Newtown Township Employment Application Please forward cover letter, resume, and application to George Sharretts, Director of Public Works at or mail to Newt ...

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Newtown Police receive generous donation

On April 1, 2016 Bruce Wilson, Newtown Square resident and business owner presented the Newtown Township Police Chief Chris Lunn with a donation of $5000.  This donation will allow the department to replace five, soon to be, out-of-warranty bullet-proof vests. For more information you may read the attached story here. ...

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Tree Planting and Streams Cleanup Volunteer Opportunities In Newtown Township on April 23 and April 30

We would like to inform you of some upcoming opportunities to get involved in the community! Arbor Day 2016– Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Drexel Lodge Park on West Chester Park (across from Mostardi’s), you can come out and join the Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) by planting trees to celebrate Arbor Day. More information available here: Arbor Day 2016 Annual Darby Creek-Cobbs Cre ...


Pot Hole Repairs Underway

State and Township Road Crews are presently working to repair pot holes which have formed on roadways. To report a pothole on any STATE road (West Chester Pike / Rt. 3, Newtown Street Road / Rt. 252, Bishop Hollow Road, Bryn Mawr Avenue, Goshen Road, Media Line Road, St. Davids Road, Newtown Road, Church Road and portions of Gradyville Road) please contact PennDOT at 1-800-FIX-ROAD or by following ...


2016 Spring Clean Up Information

Newtown Township’s Public Works Department is pleased to make available to our residents the following  opportunities to properly dispose of tree limbs and branches: 2016 Residential Tree Limb and Branch Collection / Drop Off Event Newtown Township will be accepting tree limb and branch drop off beginning April 1st and concluding September 30th — Monday thru Friday 7am to 3pm. The dr ...


Lane Restrictions on West Chester Pike and Newtown Street Road – 4/4/16 Update

4/4/16 Update: Newtown Township has been notified that work will take place on West Chester Pike between 7:00 pm and 6:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of this week and next week.  During this time the 12″ water main work on West Chester Pike will continue, and storm inlet and island work will take place on Route 252.  PennDOT is permitting this work to take place during th ...



In 2016 Newtown Township transitioned from the previous system, CodeRED hosted by ECN, to a system powered by Everbridge. The enhanced emergency notification system, called Delaware County Community Alert System, or Delco Alert, is an enhanced tool to ensure public safety at the highest level in the community. Whether it’s a severe storm, an Amber alert or a threat to your home or business – N ...


Temporary Closure of Clyde Lane between Munger Road and Winding Way

Clyde Lane will temporarily be closed between Munger Road and Winding Way.  At this time, it is anticipated that this closure will begin on Wednesday, February 3, 2016.  The closure will remain in place for approximately 3 months. A detour route for traffic is attached below, as is a detour route for pedestrian traffic along West Chester Pike. Clyde Lane Detour Route West Chester Pike Pedestri ...


Newtown Township Winter Storm Information for January 22-24, 2016

To prepare for the winter storm set to begin on Friday night, January 22, all Newtown Township residents should be aware of the following: In the event of any emergency, or to contact the police department, fire department or ambulance, please call 911 To contact PECO about a power outage or natural gas concern, call 1-800-841-4141 To contact AQUA regarding a water emergency (water main break, et ...

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Township of Newtown
209 Bishop Hollow Road
Newtown Square, PA 19073

Phone  610-356-0200
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