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Newport Township Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Attention Newport Township Residents
During this stressful time in our community, if you have an elderly neighbor, we encourage you TO CALL and check on their well-being!
WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL SITE OF NEWPORT TOWNSHIP, PENNSYLVANIA

 
 

Smoke detectors, maximum 2 per family, are available free of charge at the Newport Township Fire Station, 1002 Center Street, Wanamie. Newport Township residents can pick them up while supplies last.
 
This site has been designed with information for our residents from Alden, Glen Lyon, Lee, Ridgeview, Sheatown and Wanamie in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, and those that are interested in our community that would find helpful.
Please feel free to browse around the site and if you need more information please contact us.
 
 

As of 3/30/2020


The Newport Township Board of Commissioners have declared a State of Emergency in the Township due to the recent concerns of COVID-19 known more commonly as the Coronavirus.

ATTENTION NEWPORT TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS:
DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC
WASTE MANAGEMENT WILL BE
SUSPENDING THE BULK ITEM PICK UP THAT IS NORMAL SCHEDULED FOR THE FIRST WEEK OF EACH MONTH UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

  1. Various Covid19 Links at bottom of page.
  2. Newport News.
  3. Cancellations on right hand side.
SEE BELOW FOR IMPORTANT INFORMATION!

RESIDENTS
THE MUNICIPAL OFFICE IS CLOSED TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC DUE TO THE STATE OF EMERGENCY.

Refuse Fees:
Payments may be placed in the drop box located on the front of the building. Payment amount is $275.00 in the form of check or money order payable to Newport Township. Please use one of the white envelopes in the plastic tote. Stickers and receipts will be mailed back to you.

Building and Occupancy Forms:
The building forms are available in the tote. Please fill out the
forms including your phone numbers. We will call you to finish the process.
The Occupancy forms are also in the tote. Please fill out the form and include a check or money order for $85.00 payable to Newport Township. We will call you to schedule the inspection.

Please feel free to contact us at
570-735-4735 with any questions.

Thank you for your cooperation in this situation.
Newport Township Manager

CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION

Due to the Covid19 Virus the following have been cancelled:

  • Newport United - Flower Sale has been cancelled.
  • Holy Spirit Parish - fish dinner is postponed more information to follow.
  • April 10 - Good Friday Food Sale - Newport Twp. Firemen and St Faustina at the Nanticoke Fitness Center parking lot.
Various Links
 

Health & Wellness

Municipal Building - 351 W. Kirmar Ave. Nanticoke, PA 18634 - Phone 570-735-4735 - FAX 570-735-5595

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