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Portage Borough
Portage Borough
721 Main Street
Portage, PA  15946
     814/736-4330    
Fax:  814/736-9639
 
 
Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
 
 
 
 
"Portage Borough is an equal opportunity provider and employer"

 Employment

 Alerts and Notices

The Administration Office will be closed on Friday, July 3rd, 2015 and re-open on Monday, July 6th, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. 
 
The Borough Manager will be on vacation from Thursday, July 3rd, 2015 through Monday, July 13th, 2015.  The Manager will resume office hours on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
 
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The Borough Tax Collector Joanne Redfern will be having office hours beginning on Monday, July 6th, 2015 at the Borough Administration office between the hours of 8:30 a.m. through 11:30 a.m.  Collection days will be Monday and Tuesdays.  The tax collection date will end on Monday, August 31st, 2015.  If you have any questions, please contact the administration office at 814/736-4330 or Joanne at 736-9787.  In addition, residents will need to start writing  out their checks to: Portage Borough Tax Collector; NOT; JOANNE REDFERN. 
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The Portage Area Sewer Authority will be commencing with the sewer project in Ward 3 beginning the week of June 1st, 2015.  The Lateral testing of all properties will be required.  For compliance and testing requirements; refer to Ordinance 4-2014. 
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As a reminder to borough residents; please keep your lawns mowed.  The Borough implemented Ordinance 4-2011 concerning grass and weed height restrictions to only (10") ten inches. 
 
 
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Wildlife Concerns or Questions?
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New Garbage collection rates went into effect on January 1st, 2015:
    curbside service monthly fee $14.30 - quarterly-$42.90
    prepaid bags (pack of ten) $31.00
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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.

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State Represenative Frank Burns opens an office in Portage

 

 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 2015 are:
Monday-January 5th, February 2nd, March 2nd,
April 6th, May 4th, June 1st, July 20th, August 3rd,
Tuesday-September 8th, October 5th, November 2nd,
and December 7th.
 
 
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 19th, Tuesday-February 17th, March 16th,
April 20th, May 18th, June 15th, no meeting in July,
August 24th, September 21st, October 19th,
November 16th, and a special meeting of Council
will be held on Friday, December 18th at 6:00 p.m.