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Freeport Township
Municipality within Greene County, Pennsylvania


Public Request Contacts: Barbara Cunningham, Chairman, Board of Supervisors
or Lisa Gatrell, Secretary (724-447-2005)


Freeport Township Building
773 Golden Oaks Road, New Freeport, PA 15352
Phone: 724-447-2082 / Fax: 724-447-2082
Monday—Friday

New Freeport Volunteer Fire Company: To Report a Fire call 911 / For Business Calls ONLY — 724-447-2541

Freeport Township was incorporated in 1932. New Freeport was founded by W.P. Hoskinson; it was a free port for trading, and was once a sugar camp where sugar-maple trees were abundant. It is in 18th Congressional District, the 46th Senatorial District, and the 50th Legislative District of Pennsylvania.


Freeport Township Officials: (Updated 2/2/2016)
SUPERVISORS:
Barbara Cunningham, Chairman
Kenneth E. Kirby, Vice Chair
Randy Gaines Supervisor
TAX COLLECTOR:
Darleen K. Barnhart — 724-447-2976
850 Golden Oaks Road, New Freeport, PA 15352
SECRETARY: Lisa Gatrell — 724-447-2005
359 Jollytown Road, New Freeport, PA 15352
SOLICITOR: J. William Hook — 724-627-6146
189 W. High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370
AUDITORS: EMA COORDINATOR:
Brandt E. Hoag — 724-447-2074
348 Stockdale Hill Road, New Freeport, PA 15352
SEWAGE OFFICER:
gatrell@windstream.net — 724-447-2082
CONSTABLE: Larry F. Kiger
ENGINEER: as needed
Scheduled Meeting Dates: 1st Saturday at 9:00 a.m. — Township Building
Board Meeting Minutes: Please contact the township office for a copy of their meeting notes.
Permits and Ordiances: Please contact the township office at 724-447-2082.

More about Freeport Township:
  • Children living within Freeport Township attend schools within the West Greene School District, which includes:
    • Superintendent's Office — 724-499-5183
    • West Greene Elementary School — 724-499-5183
    • West Greene High School — 724-499-5191
    • West Greene Middle School — 724-499-5051
    • Greene County Career & Technology Center — 724-627-3106

    History: Until the school term 2015-16, West Greene School District operated four schools: Graysville Elementary School, Springhill-Freeport Elementary School, West Greene Middle and West Greene Senior High School. The West Greene School Board approved a construction project which will add an elementary wing to the current high school-middle school building which will result in the entire District being under one roof. West Greene High School students may also attend Greene County Career and Technology Center in Waynesburg, PA. West Greene School District also operates an online academy in association with Intermediate Unit 1 at the old Franklin Township School in Waynesburg, which is open to students in grades 1 through 12. West Greene Online Academy high school students who complete all program requirements are awarded a West Greene High School diploma and may participate in the West Greene School District's Commencement Exercises. West Greene School District provides full-day kindergarten. West Greene students may attend a cyber academy provided by IU1. (History Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_Greene_School_District)

  • Voting Precinct for Freeport Township: is located in the New Freeport VFD at 111 Main Street, New Freeport, PA 15352 (Building Phone — 724-447-2541). For more information, contact the Greene County Elections Office — 724-852-5304.

  • Township Coordinance: Latitude: 39.757908, Longitude: -80.461303. Time zone: Eastern and zip code: 15352. The geography of Freeport Township according to the United States Census Bureau, has a total area of 22.4 km˛ (8.7 mi˛), all land.

  • Deed Transfers: A deed is the document that transfers ownership of real estate. It contains the names of the old and new owners and a legal description of the property, and is signed by the person transferring the property. Property Deeds for Greene County are recorded in our Office of Register and Recorder, located in the Greene County Courthouse, Room 100, 10 East High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370 (Phone: 724-852-5283). For more information, go to: Recorder of Deeds. Click here for deed transfers recorded within Freeport Township of Greene County, Pennsylvania.

  • Comprehensive Plan: For information on Aleppo Township's Comprehensive Plan, please contact the township office. Also see the Greene County Comprehensive Plan prepared by the Department of Economic Development.
Notable Mentioned within Freeport Township:
  1. Parks:

  2. Organizations & landmarks: Freeport Township VFC (Phone: 724-447-2541)

  3. Churches: New Freeport Baptist Church, New Freeport Church of Christ, Sandhill Church of Christ, Jollytown United Methodist Charge

  4. Cemeteries: Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Pennsylvania Local Government:
(Information Source: wikipedia.org (Wikipedia, the Free Online Encyclopedia))
Local Government in Pennsylvania is a mosaic of 5,334 individual units. All were established by the State or provincial government and operate under laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Each unit is distinct and independent of other local units, although they may overlap geographically and may act together to serve the public. Freeport Township is located within Greene County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 302 at the 2000 census.

Informative Links:

For general information, please contact the Information Services
at 724-852-5399 / Toll Free: 1-888-852-5399
Greene County Office Building, 93 E. High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370

 

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