Girl Scout Little House Update

 A lot of interest has been shown in support of keeping the Girl Scout Little House.  Please volunteer your time to help spruce up the Girl Scout Little House on Third Street.  Projects include outside yardwork, and clean up and painting inside.  If you are willing to help, please contact the Borough Office at (570) 473-3414 or send an email to

Street Department Supervisor Position Open

Northumberland Borough is accepting applications for a Street Department Supervisor to oversee all areas of Borough maintenance.  Salary negotiable; excellent benefits.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Apply at the Northumberland Borough Office, 175 Orange St., Northumberland, PA 17857. 

Part-time Job Opening with Sewer Department

The Northumberland Borough Sewer Department is currently accepting applications for the position of 'Part-Time Laborer'. Applications can be picked up at the NBSD Sewage Treatment Facility, located at 100 Water Street, or at the Borough Office, located at 175 Orange Street. This job will remain posted until filled. For full job description click on the Careers link. The NBSD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Proposed 2014 Budget

The Northumberland Borough Council approved the 2014 budget. 

Streambank Rehabilitation Project

Below are the documents relating to the bidding of the project. Any questions, please email 

More photos available on Flicker HERE.

Council Adopts Ordinance No. 2013-2

The Northumberland Borough Council has adopted an ordinance that amends the Borough Code to provide for a new part of Chapter 30, Property Maintenance, entitled "Neighborhood Blight Protections and Enforcement".  The ordinance was adopted at the Borough Council meeting on September 3, 2013 at 175 Orange Street, Northumberland.

The entire ordinance is attached.

Ellie Rees appointed to Borough Council

The Northumberland Borough Council members appointed Ellie Rees to the vacant seat on the Borough Council.  The vacancy was created when former councilmember Frank Wetzel resigned.  The term expires on December 31, 2013.