The Old Forge Borough Council Public Meeting will  be held on Tuesday August 18, 2020 at 7:00 pm.

The Meeting will take place at Eagle McClure Hose Company.

Please note masks must be worn.







The Old Forge Borough Council Work Session will be held on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. at Eagle McClure Hose Company.


Questions may be e-mailed in advance to:

E-mail must include Name and Address




Old Forge Borough will start collecting yard waste April 30, 2020 and will continue on Thursdays and Fridays throughout the season.

Please note that there are changes to the recycling process.  

Grass clippings and leaves are to be placed in recycling bins or open top containers that do not exceed 35 pounds.

Tree branches, shrubs and twigs must be bundled with twine or rope.

Branches and tree limbs must be no larger than 4″ diameter.

Dirt and rocks are not acceptable with recycling.

We are unable to accept bins or containers of mixed yard waste. (do not mix grass with branches or twigs).


Old Forge Borough recycling will be on schedule the week of 7-6-2020.

For more information please refer to the information center on this web site or check  the calendar.


Please remember to disinfect your containers to help protect our staff.


Garbage pickup will be on regular schedule the week of July 6, 2020.

Garbage will continue to be picked up every Tuesday as scheduled.

A $2.00 sticker is needed for each bag with a 33 gallon max and 50 pound weight limit.

Please note only bags with stickers will be collected.

Stickers are available by mail. For information or to place your order, please contact the Borough Building at 570-457-8852 ext. 1.
Or, mail your check and include a self addressed,  stamped envelope to 310 South Main Street, and we will mail stickers to you.


Stickers are available for purchase at the following locations:
Northeast Ace Hardware
Convenient Main Street
Convenient Moosic Road
Old Forge Pharmacy
Ary’s Express Mart
Sayona Food Mart
Gerrity’s Birney Avenue, Moosic
Price Chopper, Taylor
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