Newport Township, Pennsylvania

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

Welcome to Newport Township 


The Newport Township Municipal Building will be open to the public beginning on Monday March 1st   at 8:30 AM. Please follow the instructions posted on the front door prior to entering the building. All proper CDC guidelines will be followed.  

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

Attention Newport Township Residents
If you are interested in participating in Earth Conservancy’s study for the proposed Off Highway Vehicle Recreational Park and do not have access to the internet there are hard copies available at the Municipal Building located 351 West Kirmar Avenue in Wanamie.

Connect Via Text
Introducing a new way to skip a phone call and use your mobile phone’s text messaging service to quickly report issues and find information on the go:

1. Receive Twp. Alerts.

2.Txt Alert Flyer. 


  • Ordinance #2018-3 & #2019-3

  • Newport News.

  • Draft Minutes of 3/1/2021

  • Minutes of Meeting of 2/1/2021

  • February Monthly Activity Report

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The 2021 Newport Township Refuse and Recycling fee is now being collected during the month of March at the rate of $275.00 per unit. Payment can be made at the Municipal Building at 351 East Kirmar Ave Wanamie PA 18634. If payment is not received by April 1st charges will be filed at the local magistrate.   If you have any question, please call the Municipal Office at 570-735-4735.



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Geisinger is offering the Covid -19 vaccination to residents 65 years of age and older. Please call570-284-3657 to schedule an appointment.

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