TRANSIENT RETAILERS LICENSE REQUIRED BY BOROUGH ORDINANCE
Anyone selling goods or services in a transient manner (including door to door) within the Borough is required, by ordinance, to register with the police department prior to doing business. Ask for the Borough issued salesman's license if you are unsure whether a business is a legitimate compnay and report any suspicious activity to the police department at 570-743-2671.
BRUSH COLLECTION POLICY
The Borough Crew will remove any small limbs or landscape trimmings that you may accumulate on a weekly basis. Pick up day for this service is every Monday as schedule allows. If a holiday falls on a Monday the collection will be the following day. If a large volume of items are to be picked up, the pickup may extend into Tuesday.
Please have the items placed along the street the night before so nothing is missed. Also limit brush on a weely basis to one (1) pile no larger that 3 ft wide by 5 ft long by 3 ft high.Any loose objects (landscape trimmings/leaves, etc.) should be bagged.
Please contact the Borough office before starting any large trimming, pruning or tree removal project.
Entire trees and shrubbery items that are removed should be disposed of by the owner, either by the company or individuals contracted to remove the items.
In the event of severe storm damage to trees, the removal of limbs and branches can also be coordinated with the Borough office.
We will not pick up any ground/stones/mulch or grass clippings.
As established by Borough Council on August 4, 2014.
The Borough office will be closed in observation of the following holidays:
Friday - April 19th - Good Friday
Monday - May 27th - Memorial Day
Thursday - July 4th - Independence Day
Monday - September 2nd - Labor Day
Thursday - November 28th - Thanksgiving Day
Friday - November 29th - Day after Thanksgiving Day
Wednesday - December 25th - Christmas Day Holiday
Wednesday - January 1st - New Year's Day Holiday
Per Capita Tax
Per Capita Tax: A per capita tax is a flat rate tax levied upon each adult within the taxing district.
Are you 18 years of age or older? If so, you should be receiving a tax bill. If you are currently not receiving this bill, please contact the Snyder County Assessment Office at 570-837-4315 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The full explanation of per capita taxes for your reference is posted to the right.