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 is now open to the public. 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.
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WEBSITE UPDATES
4/8/2021

  • Recycling Update below.

  • Recycling fee update below.

  • March Dept. Reports.

  • 3/1/2021 Minutes.
    4/5/2021 Draft Minutes.

  • Newport News

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ATTENTION: ALL NEWPORT TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS

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April 7,2021

RECYCLING UPDATE

RESIDENTS ARE TO CONTINUE RECYCLING THEIR CO-MINGLED MATERIALS AS THEY HAVE BEEN DOING IN THE PAST. THE TOWNSHIP HAS DECIDED TO INCUR THE ADDITIONAL COSTS OF RECYCLING GLASS. IF ANY CHANGES WILL OCCUR YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED WELL IN ADVANCE.

NEWSPAPERS CANNOT BE TIED OR PLACED IN PLASTIC BAGS, CARDBOARD MUST BE BROKEN DOWN. RECYCLING CONTAINERS ARE RECOMMENDED. (NOTHING CAN BE TIED WITH STRING OR TWINE)

RECYCLING CONTAINERS ARE TO BE USED FOR RECYCLABLE MATERIALS NOT AS GARBAGE CANS.

REMINDER: THERE IS A ONE ITEM LIMIT PER HOUSEHOLD FOR
THE BULK ITEM COLLECTION THAT IS HELD THE FIRST FULL WEEK OF THE MONTH

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL THE MUNICIPAL OFFICE AT 570-735-4735 THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.

 

JOE    HILLAN
TOWNSHIP MANAGER

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The 2021 Newport Township Refuse and Recycling fee is now being collected during the month of April at the rate of $279.13 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 30th 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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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.
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Municipal Building 351 W. Kirmar Ave. Nanticoke, PA 18634 Phone 570-735-4735 - FAX 570-735-5595