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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

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.
The Winterfest Committee is meeting every Wednesday at 7:00 at the Chatterbox for planning the event scheduled from December 9th thru the December 12th, 2016.  Anyone interested in joining the planning session is welcome to attend.  WinterFest Schedule  _________________________________________________________
The annual Christmas Parade is scheduled for Saturday, December 10th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. sharp. 
The Rotary of Portage will be sponsoring the event and if anyone is interested, please complete the participation form.   
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 meets the first Monday
of every month beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Council
Chambers for regular council meetings:
The meeting dates for 2016 are:
Regular meetings will be held on January 4th;  
February 1st, March 7th, April 4th, May 2nd  
June 6th , July 18th, August 1st,
Tuesday-September 6th, October 3rd,
November 7th and December 5th.
Committee of the Whole meetings for 2016 will
be held at 6:30 p.m. on the following dates:
January 18th, Tuesday, February 16th, March 21st,
April 18th, May 16th, June 20th, August 15th,
September 19th, October 17th, and November 21st .
A special meeting of Council (budget adoption) will be held on Friday, December 16th at 6:00 p.m.