Rules for Public Participation at all Borough Meetings

At the regular December 3, 2018 meeting of Borough Council, Council adopted the following Code of Conduct for public participation at all Borough meetings.  They became effective immediately:    1.   Management of meetings will be under the direction of the presiding member of Borough Council. Any comments made by the public during the meeting will be for the benefit of Borough Council. 2.   Persons to Be Heard shall be limited to three (3) to five (5) minutes per individual. Any additional time to make comments shall be at the discretion of the presiding member of Borough Council. 3.   Public Participation shall be limited to one (1) to two (2) minutes per individual. Any additional time to make comments shall be at the discretion of the presiding member of Borough Council. 4.   Management of public participation, including public comments, shall be within the discretion and under the direction and control of the presiding member of Borough Council in accordance with the terms of this code. 5.   Public comment shall be made only by residents or taxpayers of the Borough of Mount Pocono. Said participants must be recognized by the presiding officer and must preface their comments by an announcement of their . . . .

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Time to Renew your Dog License!

Pennsylvania state law mandates that all dogs 3 months or older must be licensed. Dog Licenses must be purchased by January 1st of each year regardless of when the license was purchased the previous year. Fines are $300.00 plus court costs per dog for violation of this law. Regular Annual License $ 8.50 for a male or female dog $ 6.50 for a neutered male or spayed female dog Senior or Disabled Annual License $ 6.50 for a male of female dog $ 4.50 for a neutered male of spayed female dog Regular Lifetime License Fees $ 51.50 for a non-neutered male or non-spayed female $ 31.50 for a neutered male or spayed female Senior Citizens Lifetime Dog License Fees $ 31.50 for a non-neutered male or non-spayed female $ 21.50 for a neutered male or spayed female Disabled Person Lifetime License Fees $ 31.50 for a male or female dog $ 21.50 for a neutered male or spayed female dog Dog Licenses can be purchased on line at PA Dog License. To purchase a dog license in person or by mail, click on the type of dog license listed below and follow the instructions.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Regular Dog License Senior Dog License Disabled Person . . . .

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Community Holiday Events

  Make your list & check it twice! (Click on event for more information) Tree Lighting Ceremony & Cookies with Santa! Sunday, December 2, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Casino Theater, 1403 Pocono Blvd, Mt Pocono, PA 18344 Borough Menorah Lighting Ceremony Sunday, December 2 5:30 pm at the Borough Clock, 1421 Pocono Blvd, Mt Pocono, PA 18344 Refreshments, Songs & more Holiday Craft Festival and Tricky Tray Saturday, December 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Pocono Summit Fire Hall, 5335 Hummingbird Dr, Pocono Summit, PA 18346 Breakfast with Santa 16th Annual Pancake Breakfast hosted by the PM West Student Council on Saturday, December 8 from 8am-Noon in the West High School Cafeteria. Navidad que viene – Christmas is Coming Saturday, December 8, 3-4:30 pm at the Hughes Library Celebrate the Season with a Latino flair — for children of all ages! Holiday Cookie Swap Sponsored by the Parks & Rec Committee Saturday, December 8, 2018 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Mount Pocono Borough Building, 1361 Pocono Blvd, Mt Pocono, PA 18344 BREAKFAST with SANTA!! Saturday, December 15, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Pocono Mountain Carnival Grounds, 20 Murray St, Mt Pocono, PA 18344

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