News & Updates

Please note that only cash, check or money orders can be received at the Township as methods of payment.

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection will be conducting the second stage of an investigation related to the release of chemicals referred to as perfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) into the groundwater in Newberry Township, York County. Sampling will take place from August 26 through September 3 at up to 31 previously selected wells. Intent to sample letters were mailed August 13 to the respective well owners. The Department requests that those well owners read and respond to the letters by August 22 to aid in the sampling effort.

Update on Suez Water

PA Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program

Christmas Magic Coupon for Newberry Township


Here are four links to resources for anyone who is or may know of someone struggling with an opioid addiction.


Volunteers are needed for the Planning Commission. Please complete the application and return it to the Township if you are interested.
Thank you!


83 South - Take the Yocumtown Exit #33. Make a Left at the light onto Old Trail Road. Go approximately 1.1 miles to Newberry Township Police Building on your right. Turn into the parking lot and the Township Building is behind the Newberry Township Police.

83 North -
Take the Newberrytown Exit #32. Make a left at the light onto Old Trail Road. Go approximately .2 miles to Rock-It Pizza. Bear Right onto Old Trail Road. Turn left at the NT Police building.

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Events for November:

November 5th - Office closed Election Day

November 9th - Last Yard Waste

November 11th - Office Closed Veterans Day

Meetings for November :

November 12th - Planning Commission @ 6 PM

November 13th - Budget Meeting @ 6 PM

November 19th - Board of Supervisors Meeting 6 PM


 Do you have a compliment or a complaint with regard to the Township? If so, you may fill out the following form. Please click the following link to download a form to fill out. Compliment/Complaint Form You can either mail it or drop it off at the township building. You may also email it to the Township Manager at We value your feedback!

Why Newberry Township?

Newberry Township is a growing residential community situated between Harrisburg and York. Because of this prime location, there is easy access to enjoy all the cultural events offered by both cities with very little travel, while living in an area that is suburban to the city environment. Newberry Township offers a variety of housing opportunities for all income levels. These opportunities include townhouses, single-family attached and detached homes, mobile homes, and apartments. According to the 2010 Census, the population of the Township was 15,285. The total area of the Township is 30.7 square miles; 30.4 of which is land and .3 is water.

History of Newberry Township

Prior to the coming of the first settlers in 1736, Newberry Township was inhabited by Susquehannock Indians. Settlers used the Middletown Ferry to access the west bank of the River and reached what is now Newberry Township, settled throughout the Fishing Creek Valley. Newberry Township was officially laid out by the authority of the court of Lancaster County, in 1742, previous to the erection of York County. It then included within its boundaries nearly all of Fairview Township and the eastern third of Conewago. In 1783, when its boundaries were still unchanged, it contained 33,107 acres of assesed land, had 15 grist and sawmills, and 296 dwelling houses - three more than the town of York then, and more than any other township in the county. The population at this period was 1,704, a large proportion of whom were English Quakers.