Borough of West Pittston, Pennsylvania

~ The Garden Village ~

EST. 1857

West Pittston Borough

555 Exeter Avenue
West Pittston, PA 18643

Office Hours
8:00am - 4:00pm weekdays

Zoning/Code Enforcement Officer
570-655-7782 extension 224 (or #5)

Code Officer/Zoning Officer will be in person at the borough building on Mondays and Thursday afternoons.

Phone Numbers
Main Office: 570-655-7782
Fax: 570-602-8046
Public Works: 570-655-7786
Police (non-emergency): 570-655-7780
Emergency: 911

Recycling Center
505 Delaware Avenue
Open for Recycling 8:00am to 12:00pm Saturdays
Residents can pick up recycle bins between 2-3 pm Mon.-Fri.

Borough Manager
Savino Bonita

Borough Secretary
Gloria Kijek

Borough Council President
Ellen Quinn

James Butera
John Hood​
Jared Jordan
Ray Judge
Bill Bohn
Ian Stevenson

Angelo Alfano

Tax Collector
George Miller
555 Exeter Ave.
570-655-7782 ext.232

Council Meetings
First Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm in the Borough Building.

Council Work Sessions
Third Wednesday of the month unless otherwise published at 6:30pm in the Borough Building. If there are
5 Wednesdays in a month, Work Session will be on the fourth

Police Chief
Michael Turner

Fire Chief
John Hood
West Pittston Hose Company #1

Public Records Officer
Savino Bonita



2020-2021 Fuel Supply

Sealed bids will be received at the West Pittston Borough (“the Borough”) Municipal Building, Borough Secretary’s Office, located at 555 Exeter Avenue, West Pittston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, 18643 until 3:00 p.m. prevailing time, on October 27, 2020 and then publicly opened and read aloud in West Pittston Borough Council Chambers at 6:30 p.m. on November 4, 2020.

Briefly, bids are invited for furnishing and delivery of diesel fuel and unleaded gasoline to the Borough.  The Borough has no fuel storage facility so delivery must be made to a local dealer.

Contract documents and technical specifications are on file and may be obtained at the office of the Borough Secretary between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, or by calling the Borough Secretary’s Office at 570-655-7782.

Prospective bidders are urged to familiarize themselves with the specifications and contract documents.  Any contractor who does not do so and submits a bid does so at his own risk.

Bid proposals must be on the forms provided by the Borough.  Bid security in an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the total bid shall be submitted with each bid in accordance with the instructions to bidders.

The Borough reserves the right to reject any or all bids or portion thereof or to waive informalities in the bidding.

The Borough does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, or familial status in the provision of services.

The Borough is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Bids may be held by the Borough for a period not to exceed Sixty (60) days from the date of opening of the bids for the purpose of reviewing the bids prior to awarding the contract.  In this period of time, no bidder may withdraw their bid.

By:  Mark W. Bufalino, Esquire
Solicitor, West Pittston Borough

15 Public Square, Suite 310
Wilkes-Barre, PA  18701


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.

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.

Police Department Website

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.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the website please email

Crime tips may be emailed to

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