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Recycling containers are available at the Township Municipal building at the cost of $10.00 each.
Office hours are:
8:30am to 3:00pm
Monday through Friday.
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.
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As of 11/11/2016
Newport Twp Newsletter archived from front page.
Thanksgiving Holiday Recycling and Refuse schedule for the week of November 21st. Co-mingle will be collected in Glen Lyon, Lee and Wanamie on Tuesday November 22 and in Alden, Sheatown and Ridgeview on Wednesday November 23. Refuse will be collected in Glen Lyon, Lee on Friday November 25 and in Alden Sheatown and Ridgeview on Saturday November 26.
Please have your co-mingle and refuse at the curb the night before your scheduled pickup.
Cashless Policy:
Newport Township has decided to go Cashless commencing January 1, 2017. As a result of this policy change Newport Township will no longer accept cash as a form of payment for refuse bills, police citations / fines, Right-to-Know fees, and code violations or permits. Acceptable methods of payment include: money orders, checks, and debit or credit cards. Credit and debit cards will have a processing fee added to the face amount of the transaction. Checks and money orders will not incur a processing fee. If you have any questions regarding this decision, contact the Newport Township Municipal Office Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 AM and 3:00 PM.

Newport Township Municipal Building
And Community Center
Reminder from Jeff Pisanchyn,
Code Enforcement Officer Newport Township:
Newport Township Residents are reminded that anyone who intends to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish or change the occupancy of a building or structure, or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace any electrical gas,mechanical or plumbing system shall first make application and obtain the required permits. Permits are available at the Municipal Building, 351 W. Kirmar Ave., Wanamie Pa. 18634 Monday thru Friday from 8:00am until 3:00pm
Municipal Building - 351 W. Kirmar Ave. Nanticoke, PA 18634 - Phone 570-735-4735 - FAX 570-735-5595