Sewage Applications are available at Penn Forest Township Sewage Office.

If you are interested in requesting a septic file, please fill out the Right to Know Request form below. You can mail the completed form, to the Township Building, email it to or fax it to 570.325.8230.

To download a copy of a Homeowner’s Guide for Spetic Systems, please click here or visit

Sewage Enforcement Officer

Scott J. Brown Hanover Engineering, Inc. (SEO #01716)

Call 610.217.5944 to schedule an inspection


Sewage hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday

DEP Onlot Sewage Applications are now located in the link below. If you need a perc test done, new system, replacement system, modification or repair please fill one out and bring with your payment into the office. You can also email the application to and send your payment by mail. If you already had testing completed please call the office to see if we have an application on file. Please complete sections 1 through 6 and sign the application Thank you.

BOS Supervisors and Staff


Roger L Meckes – Chairman/Roadmaster
Christian Bartulovich –Vice-Chairman
Scott Lignore – Asst. Roadmaster/Supervisor   
Patrick Holland – Supervisor
James Denier – Supervisor

Office Staff

Dana Vitale- Secretary
Laura Matz- Treasurer
Heather Saba- Administrative Assistant
Julie Rossi- Administrative Assistant

Transfer Station & Road Maintenance


Shannon Meckes
Ricky Ahner
Jerry Enck
Robert Sloss
Donald Fisher
Jay York- Working Foreman


Contact Information

2010 State Route 903 Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: 570-325-2768 or 570-325-2769 Fax: 570-325-8230
Office Hrs:Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Building & Zoning:570-325-2760
Office Hrs:Zoning Mon,Wed & Fri 1-4PM
Building Tue & Thur 8-11AM
Transfer Station 570-325-3016


2023 Township Office Holidays

New Year’s Day -Mon  1/1/23
President’s Day – Mon 2/20/23
Memorial Day – Mon 5/29/23
July 4TH – Tue 7/4/23
Labor Day – Mon 9/4/23
Columbus Day -Mon 10/9/23
Thanksgiving  Eve – Wed 11/24/23
Thanksgiving Day -Thurs 11/25/23

2022 Township Office Holidays

Christmas Eve -Fri 12/23/22
Christmas Day – Mon 12/26/22