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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 Borough Tax Collector; Joanne Redfern will be having office hours beginning on Monday, March 2nd, 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 Tuesday, April 28th, 2015.  If you have any questions, please contact the administration office at 814/736-4330 or Joanne at 736-9787
Cambria County Primary Elections are May 19th, 2015.  Please click on the Municipal Election Information tab on the navigation bar above for additional information and resources. 
Wildlife Concerns or Questions?
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
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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Portage Borough Council is seeking candidates for a vacant position on the Municipal Water Authority Board  to fill the remaining term until December 31, 2018.  Interested candidates can send letters of interest to Portage Borough, Attn:  Borough Manager, 721 Main Street, Portage, PA  15946.  Letters will be accepted until April 10th, 2015 by 4:00 p.m. 
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.