119 Franklin Street
P.O. Box 272
New Florence PA 15944


Proposed Contracting of Police Services from St. Clair Township:  St. Clair Township has approached New Florence and Seward boroughs about the possibility of purchasing police services.  They have scheduled a tri-community public meeting to discuss their proposal.  Please attend the meeting on November 4th, 2020, to learn more.

Here is a flyer describing the meeting.  Proposed Contracting of Police Services

Also, the minutes for the September borough council meeting were posted to the website.  MINUTES 09-15-20

Election Day Help Needed:   Two people are needed to help at the polls on election day.  Duties will be to record and track voters throughout the day.  Hours are from 6 am to 8 pm.  Volunteers must be registered voters and residents of the New Florence Borough.  Interested parties should contact Debi Bartley at (724) 840-9880.  Please see the attached flyer.  Election Day Help Needed Flyer 2020

The New Florence Community Development committee has set Trick or Treating in New Florence for October 31st. It will be from 1-4 pm. You can stop by the bank parking lot to get a treat from the Community Development committee!  Also, please be safe during Halloween.  Here are the CDC Halloween Recommendations for the holiday.  CDC Halloween Recommendations – 21Sep2020

Doug Hull will be placing a second order for sesquicentennial yearbooks with the final order going in on October 31. If you want a book, they are $25.  Please contact Doug at or by phone at 724-719-8390 after 6 p.m. only to place an order.  His address is Douglas C. Hull, 1134 Bethel Cemetery Rd, New Florence, PA 15944.  Order forms are also available at the New Florence Library.  Doug must have payment for all books before they are ordered.  NO books will be ordered after October 31.  This is your last chance to get a book.  They are really nice with lots of great information inside.  Please consider getting one of these heirloom treasures.  Thanks!

Note: The date on the cover will be corrected on the second order.

The New Florence Volunteer Fire Department is looking for help.  Please click on the two images below to learn more.


New Florence Police Department Update:  Effective 20 July 2020 Chief Chad Salley and Officer Clint Chilcote both resigned from the police department.  Borough council is actively seeking replacement officers.

Notice to Residents: Lately there have been numerous complaints forwarded to members of the borough council.  These complaints have revolved around traffic issues such as jake brakes, speeding, and illegal parking.  They have also included complaints on ordinance violations concerning pets, grass clippings, and abandoned vehicles.  All issues regarding state law and/or borough ordinance enforcement should be directed to Mayor, Neva Gindlesperger.  As always, in case of an emergency, please call 911.  Any other borough issues or concerns can be brought to our attention at the regularly scheduled meetings.

News Web Page:  The News section is a collection of all the information that’s been posted in the past.  Please check it out.  In the near future I hope to organize it by year.  This way the pages will be smaller and load faster.  In the last 16 months since the website really started expanding we’ve posted a good bit of information.  Thank you.

Events Calendar: A note on the calendar on the right side of the screen.  It only shows the next 3 upcoming events.  At the bottom if you click on “View All Events” it will bring up a calendar showing the entire month.  You can then scroll through the months or click on individual items to learn more about various events.


Keystone Marker Sign
On Rt. 711 near VFW

Keystone Marker Sign
On Ligonier St. at Furnace Lane

  1. Borough Council Meeting

    November 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Borough Council Meeting

    December 15 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm