Borough of West Pittston, Pennsylvania
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Incorporated 1857
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West Pittston Borough Building
555 Exeter Avenue
West Pittston, PA 18643

Phone
Main Office 570-655-7782
Public Works: 570-655-7786
Police (non-emergency) 570-655-7780
Emergency: 911

Office Hours 8:00 to 4:00 weekdays

Recycling Center
505 Delaware Avenue
Open for Recycling 8:00 to noon Saturdays

Borough Manager
Savino Bonita

Borough Secretary
Ellen Riddle

Borough Council
 President
Judy Aita

Members
Charles Alfano
James Butera
John Hood
​Barry Hosier
Adam Ruderman
Ellen Quinn

Mayor
Tom Blaskiewicz

Council Meetings
First Tuesday of the month
6:30 PM in the Borough Building
Council work sessions
Third Tuesday of the month
unless otherwise published
6:30 PM in the Borough Building

Police Chief
Michael Turner

Fire Chief
John Hood
West Pittston Hose Company #1

Zoning/Code Enforcement Officer
Alan J. Brezinski

Public Records Officer
Savino Bonita
NOTICES
Be sure to sign up for CodeRED
CodeRED is an emergency notification service that allows borough officials to notify residents and businesses by telephone, cell phone, text message, email and social media regarding time-sensitive, general and emergency information. Only authorized officials have access to the CodeRED system. .  
Any message regarding the safety, property or welfare of the community will be disseminated using CodeRED.  These include AMBER alerts, hazardous traffic or road conditions, boil water advisories, evacuation notices or community events.
 https://public.coderedweb.com/CNE/BF660248106D
For registration help, call 1-866-939-0911
Required information includes contact name, address, city, state, zip code, phone number and whether the property is a residence or business.

MEETINGS
Public Works Notices





The recycling containers located at the Public Works Building on Delaware Avenue, will be locked and closed to the public every day, except Saturday mornings. The only time that residents may drop off recyclable items at the Public Works Department Building will be Saturday mornings, from 8AM until 12PM. This does not affect the Public Works Departments curb-side pickup of recyclable items. West Pittston Borough recycling bins are for the use of West Pittston residents only. The Public Works Department Building is monitored by cameras and anyone found leaving trash, large bulk items, such as lawn furniture, or any other non-recyclable items, will be in violation of West Pittston Borough Code. 

Curbside collection of recyclables is the first and third Thursday of each month. The Public Works Department asks that residents place their recyclables in front of their homes Wednesday evening prior to recycling collection on Thursday morning. Placing the recyclables out in front of your home early will prevent the Public Works Department from missing the collection of your recyclables on that day.


August 1  --  Borough Council
            6:30 PM Borough Building

August 2 -- Parks & Recreation Board
            7 PM Borough Building

August 8 - Shade Tree Commission
             7 PM Borough Building

August 22 - Borough Council work              session
              6:30 PM Borough Building

All meetings are open to the public.


    The West Pittston Police Department has a new website.  Be sure to check it often.  The site is intended to help the West Pittston Police Department with its law enforcement duties. You may email tips, retrieve forms, access other law enforcement sites, or register for code red on the site which is www.westpittstonpd.com
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the website please email turner@westpittstonpd.com
Crime tips may be emailed to
 tip@westpittstonpd.com.
Police Department Website
The Basics

Yard waste is picked up Monday's, from Erie Avenue to Montgomery Avenue, and Tuesday's from 
Montgomery Avenue to Susquehanna Avenue. 
COMMUNITY EVENTS



"PAINT THE FIRE HYDRANTS"
IS BEING RESCHEDULED

       If painting is your thing, You have an opportunity to spruce up the town on Saturday, May 20when you can help paint fire hydrants. The hydrant painting is being rescheduled for September.   For more information contact Ellen Riddle at the borough building.  
Electronics 
Recycling

Saturday, August 5
8 AM to Noon
Corner of 
Baltimore Avenue
& 6th Street
Get rid of your old or broken electronics
such as 
Cameras ~ Game Consoles Fax Machines ~ Scanners  Printers ~ Laptops ~ DVDs Players ~ TVs ~ VCRs  Telephones ~  Stereos  Radios ~ Air Conditioners
Modems ~ Nintendo ~ Pagers
Microwaves ~ Copiers
Typewriters ~ Speakers
and more

STICKERS:   $5 FOR EACH ITEM
SOME EXCEPTIONS APPLY

STICKERS MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE
STICKERS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE EVENT ON AUGUST 5

Stickers can be purchased at:
West Pittston Borough Bulding
555 Exeter Avenue
Weekdays from 8 AM to 4 PM
or
Public Works Recycling Center
505 Delaware Avenue
Saturday from 8 AM to Noon


This recycling event is being undewritten by 
West Pittston Borough as an additional service for its residents
Coming Soon:       Movie in the Park
        August 19