Lifequards Wanted!

Liberty Splashland is now hiring lifeguards for the 2017 season. Hourly rate of $9.25. Lock your 2017 summer job in today! Complete application and return to Borough Office at 175 Orange Street.

Civil Service Commission Vacancy

A vacancy exists on Northumberland Borough's Civil Service Commission. The 3-member Civil Service Commission conducts the Civil Service testing for the Northumberland Police Department. This volunteer position is appointed by the Northumberland Borough Council and is a 6-year term. Complete the attached application and submit it to the Northumberland Borough Office, 175 Orange Street, Northumberland, PA 17857 or to

2017 Borough Council Meetings

2017 Borough Council and committee meetings are announced.

US 11 & PA 147 Reconstruction Project

On December 16, 2015, a Public Meeting hosted by PennDOT and Larson Design Group, Inc. on the reconstruction project was held.  PennDOT has provided these documents from the presentation.

Girl Scout Little House Update

 The renovations to the Girl Scout Little House are complete.  A big THANK YOU to Barb Kistner and all the volunteers who worked tirelessly to complete the renovations.  Thanks too for the generous donations from businesses, local foundations, and individuals.  The Little House is now available to rent for parties and meetings.  If you are interested, please contact the Borough Office at (570) 473-3414 or send an email to

Streambank Rehabilitation Project

Below are the documents relating to the bidding of the project. Any questions, please email 

More photos available on Flicker HERE.

Council Adopts Ordinance No. 2013-2

The Northumberland Borough Council has adopted an ordinance that amends the Borough Code to provide for a new part of Chapter 30, Property Maintenance, entitled "Neighborhood Blight Protections and Enforcement".  The ordinance was adopted at the Borough Council meeting on September 3, 2013 at 175 Orange Street, Northumberland.

The entire ordinance is attached.

Northumberland Borough Council Meetings for 2013

Northumberland Borough Council has set its meetings for 2013.  The first meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. on January 8, 2013 in the S. Luther Savidge Room at the 2nd Street Community & Municipal Center.

Other council meetings are scheduled for January 15, February 5 & 26, March 5, April 2, May 7, June 4 & 25, July 16, August 6, September 3, October 1, November 4 (Monday), December 3 & 17.  Work Sessions/Council meetings are scheduled for March 19, April 16, May 20 (Monday), August 20, September 17, October 15, and November 19.