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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"


There are currently no open positions but the applications can be downloaded for your convenience. 

Police Officer Employment Application

 Borough Employment Application

Portage Borough Council is accepting letters of interest for the following boards and commissions
                         Water Authority Board for a five (5) year term (2015-2019)
                        Sewer Authority Board for a five (5) year term (2015-2019)
Planning Commission for a five (5) year term (2015-2019)
                        Joint Recreation Comm for a three (3) year term (2015-2017)
Please submit letters of interest by 3:00 p.m. on Friday, October 24th, 2014 to:  
Portage Borough, Attention:  Borough Manager, 721 Main Street, Portage PA 15946.


 Alerts and Notices

District Magistrate Galen Decort's Office has moved from Portage to Cresson Township at 730 Portage Road, Cresson, PA  16630.  The phone number is 814/886-8879 and the fax is 814/886-8478.


OCTOBER 26TH, 2014 FROM 4:00 - 6:00 P.M. 


The Municipal Authority will be flushing water mains in Portage Borough, Portage Township, and Cassandra Borough the week of October 20th, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. until ??? each evening. Customers may experience low pressure and/or turbid water conditions during this time.

Portage Crime Watch will be holding their monthly meeting on Wednesday, October 22nd at 7:00 p.m. at the fire hall.  The meeting is open to the public.




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 Borough Council Meetings

Portage Borough Council meets the first Monday
of every month beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Council
Chambers for regular council meetings:
The meeting dates for 2014 are:
Monday-January 6th, February 3rd, March 3rd,
April 7th, May 5th, June 2nd, July 21st, August 4th,
Tuesday-September 2nd, October 6th, November 3rd,
and December 1st.
Portage Borough Council meets the third Monday
of every month beginning at  6:30 p.m. in Council
Chambers for committee of the whole meetings:
January 20th, Tuesday-February 18th, March 17th,
April 21st, May 19th, June 16th, no meeting in July,
August 18th, September 15th, October 20th,
November 17th, and a special meeting of Council
will be held on Friday, December 19th at 6:00 p.m.