Transfer Station

PENN FOREST TOWNSHIP

Transfer Station Garbage Fees

88 Transfer Station Road

Jim Thorpe Pa 18229

Yearly Garbage Permit Card

July 1, 2021 thru December 30, 2022

The Transfer Station/Garbage Fee invoices will be mailed during May 2021. If you do not receive an invoice by May 31st please call the Municipal Building at 570-325-2768/570-325-2769 or email at admin2@pennforesttownship.org

Each household in the Township MUST obtain a Garbage Permit unless a licensed Carbon County hauler has been contracted for trash pick-up at the household. If a licensed private hauler has been contracted; a copy of the paid contract MUST be submitted to the Township before June 30, 2021.

Return the top portion of the Invoice with your check or money order

PAYABLE TO PENN FOREST TOWNSHIP

 Make any corrections needed to your account such as name/mailing address, phone #

 FEES FOR 2021-2022


Residential Permit      $150.00 (4 bags per week, 8 bag maximum per visit.
Full utilization of card allowed for permit year. One free bulk item per year)


Commercial Permit      $350.00 (8 bags per week, 16 bag maximum per visit.
Full utilization of card allowed for permit year. One free bulk item per year)

There will be a $25.00 LATE FEE if payment is not received by JULY 1,2021

Please note this is a MANDATORY FEE and each residential unit in Penn Forest Township will be invoiced for this fee whether you’re a full time, part time resident or the home is unoccupied.

Return the top portion of the Invoice with your check or money orderPAYABLE TO PENN FOREST TOWNSHIP

Make any corrections needed to your account such as name/mailing address, phone #

Supervisors and Staff

Supervisors

Roger L Meckes – Chairman/Roadmaster
Christian Bartulovich –Vice-Chairman
Scott Lignore – Asst. Roadmaster/Supervisor   
Tom Cross – Supervisor
Judith Knappenberger – 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
Uwe Pohle
Jerry Enck
Robert Sloss
Donald Fisher
Jenna Medelo


 

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
E-mail: secretary@pennforesttownship.org
Building & Zoning:570-325-2760
Office Hrs:Zoning Mon,Wed & Fri 1-4PM
Building Tue & Thur 8-11AM
Transfer Station 570-325-3016


 

2021 Township Office Holidays

New Year’s Day- Mon 1/1/21
President’s Day- Mon- 2/15/21
Memorial Day – Mon-5/31/21
July 4TH – Mon-7/5/21
Labor Day – Mon-9/6/21
Columbus Day – Mon-10/11/21
Thanksgiving – Thurs-11/25/21
Thanksgiving – Fri- 11/26/21
Christmas Eve – Thurs- 12/23/21
Christmas – Fri-12/24/21