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New Salem Borough

New Salem Borough
York County, Pennsylvania

New Salem Borough was incorporated July 24, 1876.

Sherwood Forest was annexed on October 7, 1969.

New Salem Borough has a population of 724 according to the 2010 Census and an area of 0.46 square miles.


Updated March 25, 2015

2015 Spring Newsletter

New Salem's Night Out

A Committee is forming for the August 4, 2015 New Salem's Night Out. Volunteers are needed for the event. A planning committee is meeting the first Tuesday of each month after the Borough Council Meeting. (approximately 8:30 pm) All are welcome. If you might be interested in helping to plan the 2015 celebration please contact Sue Barley at 717 -324-9510.

Street Sweeping

Sweeping of all borough streets has been scheduled for Monday, April 13, 2015, weather permitting. The work will begin at 7:00 AM. Council requests your cooperation by requesting that you use off-street parking for your vehicles until the street sweeper has passed your home. You can also help by sweeping the debris/ stones and/or anti-skid materials from your sidewalk. The street sweeper will collect this material as it passes your property.

Community Yard Sale

April 16, 17 & 18, 2015 - 8am - 4pm

York New Salem Lions Club

Annual Easter Flower Sale

Located at Parking Lot - Across from Peoples Bank
Azaleas, Hyacinths, Hydrangeas, Lilies, Mums & Tulips
April 1, 2, 3 & 4, 2015

Children's Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 4, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. SHARP
New Salem Elementary School
Children up to 10 years old

Road Closings as reported to York County Emergency Services (911)

Go to the following web address to view

Building Permit/Zoning/Codes Enforcement Officer

Wayne Smith 717-225-0650

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