News & Notices

  • April Committee Meeting
    The Portage Borough Committee meeting will be held in the back of the Administration Building at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 15th, 2024. THE AGENDA
  • Route 53 Road Closed
    Hollidaysburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced the closing of State Route 53 between Portage and Lilly, Cambria County, today until further notice after READ MORE
  • April 8th, 2024 PAJPRC Meeting
    The Portage Area Joint Parks and Recreation Commission will be holding their monthly meeting on Monday, April 8th, 2024. THE AGENDA
  • April 1st Regular Meeting
    The Portage Borough Council will be holding their monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the back of the Administration Building at 721 Main Street, Portage, PA. AGENDA
  • March 18th Council Meeting
    The Monday, March 18th, 2024 Council meeting will be held in the back room of the Administration Building at 6:30 p.m. The Agenda

Portage is a borough with home rule status in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Ebensburg and 22 miles (35 km) southwest of Altoona. It is part of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 2,459 at the 2020 US census.

Portage Borough is seeking letters of interest in Ward 1 for a vacancy on Borough Council. Letters of interest will be accepted until April 12th until noon. The term will run from current thru December 31st, 2025 (until next municipal election). Letters of interest can be mailed to the Borough office at 721 Main Street, Portage, PA 15946 or via e-mail at pboro@comcast.net