Public Works

74 East Penn Street
Lehighton, PA
Phone: 610-377-4009
E-mail: publicworks@lehightonborough.com

 

Dropping off used cooking/motor oil is NO LONGER ACCEPTED at the Public Works Garage.  NEVER drop off containers of pesticides, poisons or other chemicals.  The borough has no way to dispose of these items.  Please contact the Department of Environmental Protection to find out how to dispose of these items properly.

THINK SPRING !

Street sweeping schedule.

1st St./ Bankway-Every Wednesday begining in March to November -- check signs for times. All other Streets will be posted with ORANGE NO PARKING SIGNS and will be cleaned the next day after posting weather permitting.

Please watch out for our work crew repairing, crack sealing of street and painting of street markings through out the year.

Please give them a brake, slow down, obey signs and always think of them like a family member.

Help us give you a smooth ride please drop a note on any pot holes, loose or bad signs! We will make repairs as soon as possible!

FALL LEAF PICK UP

Leaf pick up will begin on the 1st of November and end on the 30th. Minus the Thanksgiving Holliday weather permitting.

Again please watch out for our workers.

Please place leaves in the gutters, also remember rain storms can wash leaves onto our storm drains. If rain is forcast please wait till the next day to deposit the leaves in the gutter also hold small piles back until you have 2 or 3 garbage cans full. This will help us be more efficent in doing our job.

YOUR COOPERATION IS GREATLY APPRECATED !

YOUR PUBLIC WORKS CREW

 

 

Borough Hall
1 Constitution Avenue
Lehighton, PA 18235

(610) 377.4002

Monday thru Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm

Non-Emergency
Police Number
(610) 377-4003

News

Lehighton's 2017
     Music In The Park
     Lehighton Park Amphitheater


     Thursday, June 8, 2017
     at 8:00 P.M.
    
     Lehighton Band

     Saturday, June 17, 2017
     at 4:00 P.M.
    
     Becky and the Beasts
    
     Contemporary Soft Rock

     To view the entire schedule
     Click here

Yard Waste Program
     Temporary Stopped

     The Yard Waste Recycle Program
     is temporarily stopped due to an
     insect causing problems. When
     the recycling center we use
     reopens we will update the
     website to let you know we
     are again accepting yard waste.
    
     Until then you can follow the
     garbage ordinance as to how
     you can put yard waste our
     for pick up.

PUBLIC WORKS NOTICE
    Dropping off Used COOKING
    \ MOTOR OIL is No longer
    accepted at the Public Works
    Garage.

    NEVER drop off containers of
    PESTICIDES, POISONS, or
    OTHER CHEMICALS as we
    cannot dispose of them.

2017Pool Flyer
   
The 2017 pool flyer is available
    on the Recreation page


Download the 2017
      Garbage Calendar:      (2017GarbageCalendar.pdf)

Download the 2016
      Garbage Ordinance:      (2016GarbageCalendar.pdf)

Vacant Seats
    There is a vacant seat on
    the Parks an Recreation Board,
    the Zoning Hearing Board,
    and Lehigh Canal Commission.

    To be considered for these
    vacancies, you MUST be a
    resident of Lehighton Borough

    Letters of interest can be
    submitted in the Borough
    Secretary's office.



Local Tax / EIT Forms
    These forms can be found on
    Berkheimer Tax Administrator .

    Lehighton Borough Residents:
    PSD Code is 130203.

    Berheimer EIT Form (.pdf)