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Portage Borough
Portage Borough
721 Main Street
Portage, PA  15946
Fax:  814/736-9639
Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
"Portage Borough is an equal opportunity provider and employer"


 Alerts and Notices

The Portage Borough snow parking ordinance is  now in effect for the purpose of snow plowing and removal. 
It shall be unlawful to park on the odd side of the street or avenue on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.  No parking on the even side of the street or avenue Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.  The hours are between 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m (during snowfall) If you have any questions, please contact the borough office. 
For a detailed map of Portage Borough, please click:   Borough Ward Map.pdf
The Lateral testing of all properties will be required in Ward 3 upon completion of the project.  For compliance and testing requirements; refer to Ordinance 4-2014 under the Ordinance tab. 
Wildlife Concerns or Questions?
Garbage collection rates will remain the same for 2018. 
    curbside service monthly fee $14.30 - quarterly-$42.90
    prepaid bags (pack of ten) $31.00

 Upcoming Events

 Weather & Hits


   The Portage Area Endowment Fund  Nameboard is now on Facebook.  
State Represenative Frank Burns opens an office in Portage



 Borough Council Meetings

Portage Borough Council has announced the regular and committee monthly meetings for 2018 which will be held on the first Monday of each month; unless the first Monday is a holiday, in which case the meeting will be held on the first Tuesday.  The meetings will begin at 6:30 p.m. prevailing time at the Portage Borough Administration Building located at 721 Main Street, Portage, PA. 

 Regular meetings for 2018 will be Tuesday January 2nd,  February 5th, March 5th, April 2nd, May 7th, June 4th, July 16th, August 6th, Tuesday-September 4th, October 1st, November 5th and December 3rd.

 Committee of the Whole meetings for 2018 will be held at 6:30 p.m. on the following dates: January 15th, Tuesday, February 20th, March 19th, April 16th, May 21st, June 18th, August 20th, September 17th, October 15th, and November 219th.

A special meeting of Council (budget adoption) will be held on Friday, December 21st, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.