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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 Office will be closed from Friday, December 23rd through Tuesday, December 27th  in observance of the Christmas holiday season and vacation.  The office will re-open on Wednesday, December 28th at 8:00 a.m. 
From all of the staff, employees, and Council, we from Portage Borough wish everyone a blessed "Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday Season.  Jesus is the reason. 
Winter is upon us and a reminder of the snow plowing and removal for parking on borough streets.  This ordinance is effect from November thru March from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
No parking on the odd side of the street-Monday, Wednesday, and Friday  
No parking on the even side of the street-Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. 
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. 
Wildlife Concerns or Questions?
Garbage collection rates will remain the same for 2017. 
    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 2017 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 2017 will be Tuesday January 3rd, February 6th, March 6th, April 3rd, May 1st, June 5th, July 17th, August 7th, Tuesday-September 5th, October 2nd, November 6th and December 4th.

 Committee of the Whole meetings for 2017 will be held at 6:30 p.m. on the following dates: January 16th, Tuesday, February 21st, March 20th, April 17th, May 15th, June 19th, August 21st, September 18th, October 16th, and November 20th.

A special meeting of Council (budget adoption) will be held on Friday, December 15th at 6:00 p.m.