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

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
Gloria Kijek 

Borough Council
Ellen Quinn

Charles Alfano
James Butera
John Hood
​Barry Hosier
Ray Judge
Bill Bohn

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
5:00 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
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.

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Required information includes contact name, address, city, state, zip code, phone number and whether the property is a residence or business.


Jan. 2 (Wed.)                       Jan. 22 (4th Tues.)
Feb. 5                                   Feb. 19
March 5                                March 19
April 2                                  April 23(4th Tues.)
May 7                                   May 22 (Wed.)
June 4                                 June 18
July 2                                  July 23 (4th Tues)
August 6                             August 20
Sept. 3                                 Sept. 17
Oct. 1                                   Oct. 22 (4th Tues.)
Nov. 6 (Wed.)                      Nov. 19
Dec. 3                                  Dec. 17
Dec. 17 (Adopt Budget)

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
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the website please email
Crime tips may be emailed to
Police Department Website
Click HERE for Stormwater Management (MS4) Information

To report suspected pollution, please call (570)655-7786

Section 1 - Definitions
“Tree Lawn" - the untraveled portion of streets lying between the road and sidewalk which abuts on any such property.

Section 2 - Regulations for parking of Vehicles
1. The parking of any vehicles, including but not limited to recreational vehicles, trailers and recreational vehicles is strictly prohibited on any tree lawn.

Section 3 - Violation and penalty
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this Part, upon conviction thereof in an action brought before a magisterial district judge in the manner provided for the enforcement of summary offenses under the Pennsylvania Rules of criminal Procedure, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $1,000.00 plus costs and, in default of payment of said fines and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed 90 days. Each day that a violation of this Part continues or each Section of this Part which shall be found to have been violated shall constitute a separate offense.

New Borough Ordinance:
Parking on Tree Lawns
The West Pittston Borough Administration Offices and the DPW Department will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Therefore, there will be no yard waste pick up for residents that have Monday as there regular pick up day. Tuesday yard waste pick ups will proceed as scheduled on May 28. 

1. The Council Work Session start time has changed to 5pm
2. Yard Waste pick up is scheduled to begin APRIL 8
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RECYCLING INFORMATION: Recycle pick up is every first and third Thursday. All items will be inspected for cleanliness. No black or white bags. CLEAR BAGS ONLY. Thank you for your cooperation.  
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