Borough of West Pittston, Pennsylvania


~ The Garden Village ~


EST. 1857


West Pittston Borough

Address
555 Exeter Avenue
West Pittston, PA 18643

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

Phone Numbers
Main Office: 570-655-7782
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

Borough Manager
Savino Bonita
manager@westpittstonborough.com

Borough Secretary
Gloria Kijek
secretary@westpittstonborough.com

Borough Council President
Ellen Quinn

Members
James Butera
John Hood​
Barry Hosier
Ray Judge
Bill Bohn
Ian Stevenson

Mayor
Barry D. Hosier

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

Council Meetings
First Tuesday 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.

Police Chief
Michael Turner

Fire Chief
John Hood
West Pittston Hose Company #1

Zoning/Code Enforcement Officer
Alan J. Brezinski
code-zoning@westpittstonborough.com

Public Records Officer
Savino Bonita

NOTICE OF MAYOR VACANCY BOROUGH OF WEST PITTSTON


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a vacancy has occurred in the Office of Mayor of   the Borough of West Pittston.  Any registered elector interested in filling the vacancy and who is at least 18 years of age and has resided within the Borough continuously for at least one year immediately prior to the individual’s appointment shall submit a written letter of interest and resume to Borough Council at 555 Exeter Avenue, West Pittston, PA 18643 or by email to secretary@westpittstonborough.com , no later than November 5, 2020.

Interviews of the applicants will be conducted on November 10, 2020 starting at 6:30 pm. to be held via Zoom due to the Covid-19 Pandemic.  The public may participate and comment via the following invitation:

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/72390036943?pwd=VE41M2pSSFd6ekpqOWxaS2x1dOZpUT09

               Meeting ID:  723 9003 6943

               Passcode:  mw7N8i

At the conclusion of the interviews Borough Council will convene in Special Session to consider appointing a new Mayor to fill the unexpired term of former Mayor Thomas Blaskiewicz which expires on January 1, 2022.

The Borough of West Pittston does not discriminate on the basis of Race, Color, National Origin, Sex, Religion, Age, Disability or Family Status in Employment or the Provision of Services.

The Borough of West Pittston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

GLORIA KIJEK, SECRETARY
BOROUGH OF WEST PITTSTON

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 turner@westpittstonpd.com

Crime tips may be emailed to tip@westpittstonpd.com.

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