Newport Township, Pennsylvania

Newport Township Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Welcome to Newport Township 


Our site has been designed with information for our residents from Alden, Glen Lyon, Lee, Ridgeview, Sheatown and Wanamie in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, and those that are interested in our community that would find helpful.
Please feel free to browse around the site and if you need more information please contact us


  • Important Information from below is now listed in our Info and links above.

  • Draft Minutes of 1/4/2021.

Due to the increase in the number of cases of COVID-19 the Newport Township Municipal Office will be closed to the public until further notice. Residents can obtain Building Permit and Occupancy Inspection forms here online @ forms can be either emailed, mailed into the office or dropped in the mailbox located near the front door of the Municipal Building for processing.
For further assistance call 570-735-4735 or email   Thank you for your co-operation! Stay Safe and Healthy!!

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and the closing of the Municipal Building to the public there will be no Meetings held at the Municipal Building until further notice. 

Important Newport Twp. Information

  • Our website now has a responsive design and optimized templates for mobile, desktop and tablets. This means our website automatically adapts to any device whenever it is opened by users around the world. If it is opened in mobile, it will change interface and content according to a mobile screen, and when it’s opened in a computer/laptop or high screen it will open accordingly.

       We hope you enjoy our  website and please visit us often.

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Municipal Building 351 W. Kirmar Ave. Nanticoke, PA 18634 Phone 570-735-4735 - FAX 570-735-5595