****CDBG Public Hearing Notice****
Ridge Road is in the process of various road repairs. Please expect delays when traveling this way. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Street Sweeper Update
The Ordinance regarding street cleaning has been modified. The no overnight street parking that was previously Friday into Saturday is now Sunday into Monday. The change will be effective August 21st. Attached is the Ordinance for your review.
Residential Rental Unit Registration and Regulation Ordinance
Borough Council at this time has suspended the Rental Unit Registration and Regulation Ordinance.
The Borough is working on an action-oriented Community Development Strategy to serve as a guide for future community and economic development initiatives, that will build on our assets and address challenges facing Lewistown. For more information, click on this informational flyer.
Codes Office Accepting Credit Cards
The Codes Office is now accepting credit cards for payments of zoning and sidewalk/street occupancy permits and snow/ice tickets in the office and over the phone.
Effective immediately, the Borough of Lewistown requires that all residential trash be placed in bags with a refuse tag affixed. Any trash bags without tags will be tagged by refuse personnel and the current tag fee of $1.72 will be added to your next refuse bill. If you have any additional questions, please contact the Refuse office at (717) 248-1331.
Also, Refuse/Sewer bills are due within 20 days after the date the bill is mailed. If the due date falls on a weekend, the bill will be due the following Monday. The 10 percent penalty will be added immediately after the due date. (See Ordinance 200-11A)
The Refuse/Sewer Office now accepts credit card payments over the phone as well as in the the office.
The Borough of Lewistown has instituted a new rapid emergency notification service called SwiftReach. By registering, you’ll be added to the emergency call list. Borough of Lewistown residents are welcome and encouraged to enter their contact information for home, business, and mobile phones so they may be contacted by the system in the event of an emergency. Those who do not register their address and phone number may not be notified with SwiftReach in the case of an emergency. Registration is confidential, free, easy and will be for emergency notification only.