Civil Service Information

The Northumberland Borough Civil Service Commission is accepting applications for the purpose of establishing an eligibility list for the Northumberland Police Department

 Applicants must:

Applications Accepted for Zoning Hearing Board

Northumberland Borough Council is seeking to fill two positions on the Northumberland Zoning Board. Applications should be sent to the Borough Office at 175 Orange Street, Northumberland, PA 17857. The Borough Council plans to appoint the representatives at the next Borough Council meeting on February 3, 2015.

2015 MEETING NOTICE

Northumberland Borough Council will meet at 7:00 PM on Jan. 20; Feb. 3 & 17; Mar. 3 & 17; Apr. 7 & 21; May 5 & 18; June 2 & 16; July 7 & 21; Aug. 4 & 18; Sept. 1 & 15; Oct. 6 & 20; Nov. 2 & 17; Dec. 1 & 15.

Committee meetings are held monthly, as needed:
Community Development – 2nd Monday at 7:00 PM; Finance – 4th Tuesday at 6:30 PM; Public Safety - 3rd Tuesday at 6:00 PM; Rules – 2nd Monday at 6:00 PM; Streets – 2nd Tuesday at 7:00 PM; Sewer – 1st Tuesday at 5:30 PM; Planning Commission - last Thursday at 7:00 PM; Emergency Services Board - 1st Monday at 6:00 PM. If a holiday, the meeting will be the 1st Tuesday.
All meetings are held in the 2nd St Community & Municipal Center, 175 Orange St., Northumberland, PA.

Work Party at Girl Scout Little House

A work party will be held on October 11, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Girl Scout Little House. Volunteers are asked to bring utility knives, caulk guns, and hammers. Plans are to install insulation.

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

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 office@northumberlandborough.com 

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.

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