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Winter Weather Advisory – Important Reminders

Posted on November 15, 2022

A winter weather advisory is in effect for our area from 4pm until 7am tomorrow. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are expected. With the first storm of the winter season approaching, it is important to remember that all items, vehicles and obstacles must be removed from the Borough right of way. Any...

Deer Removal Services

Posted on November 9, 2022

If you spot an unfortunate deer that was hit by a car there are two ways to report it. If it is on a State Road please notify PennDOT via their online customer care center. If the deer is on a Municipal Road you can report it to the Waste Authority via their online reporting...

Sanitation Request For Bids Reopened

Posted on November 4, 2022

The Borough of Mount Pocono will receive sealed bids for municipal solid waste collection and disposal services, curbside recycling collection and processing services; and leaf/yard waste collection and processing services at the Mount Pocono Borough Office, 1361 Pocono Boulevard, Suite 100, Mount Pocono, PA until 1 p.m. on Monday, November 21, 2022.  The bids will...

Trick or Treat Hours

Posted on October 11, 2022

The Borough's Trick or Treat hours will be Monday, October 31, 2022 from 5pm to 8pm.

Mount Pocono Municipal Authority Public Notice

Posted on October 6, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE Due to scheduling the conflicts the October 13, 2022 regularly scheduled Mount Pocono Municipal Authority meeting is cancelled.  Notice is hereby given that the monthly public meeting of the Mount Pocono Municipal Authority Board of Directors will be held on Thursday, October 20, 2022 at 7:00PM at the Mount Pocono Borough Building; 1361...

Sanitation Request For Bids

Posted on September 15, 2022

The Borough of Mount Pocono will receive sealed bids for municipal solid waste collection and disposal services, curbside recycling collection and processing services; and leaf/yard waste collection and processing services at the Mount Pocono Borough Office, 1361 Pocono Boulevard, Suite 100, Mount Pocono, PA until 1 p.m. on Friday, October 14, 2022.  The bids will...

Office Closed for Labor Day

Posted on September 2, 2022

Mount Pocono Borough office will be closed on Monday, September 5 in observation of Labor Day. The office will re-open on Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at 8:30am.

DEP Declares a Drought Watch

Posted on September 1, 2022

DEP has issued a drought watch for 36 counties including Monroe. The following counties are on drought watch: Berks, Bucks, Bradford, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Dauphin, Delaware, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Wayne, and Wyoming....

Traffic Delays Due to Bike4Chai Event

Posted on August 17, 2022

There will be a Bike4Chai event on August 17-18. The event is not sponsored by Mount Pocono Borough. The participants will be cycling through Mount Pocono. They are starting at the Kalahari, and riding PA 314 to Fairview, making a left on Monroe, a right on Kinney, crossing 611, turning left on Knox, and right...

Now Hiring – Zoning/Code Enforcement Officer

Posted on August 8, 2022

Full Job Description Zoning and Code Enforcement Officer - Apply Today! The Position: Part-time zoning and code enforcement officer position ensures the compliance of zoning related ordinances, public nuisance abatements, borough and zoning codes, property maintenance, abandoned and inoperable vehicles, issuing of permits, and other related duties. Classification: Part-time Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 3:30pm Compensation: Starting at...

Sewer System Preventative Maintenance

Posted on August 4, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE Mount Pocono Municipal Authority with assistance of Sewer Specialty Services will be conducting routine preventative maintenance on the sanitary sewer system during the week of August 8-12, 2022. The work being performed helps ensure system longevity and efficiency. This project also lessens any potential risks or dangers to public health & safety. There...

Latest Update: Street Paving Schedule

Posted on July 19, 2022

UPDATE: Due to Monday's rain, the work was delayed and is now scheduled to be completed on Thursday, July 21. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- July 15, 2022: UPDATE: The Church Ave repave is complete. More work remains for Edgewood Drive and Brunswick Drive. This work is scheduled to be completed on Wednesday, July 20. ——————————————————————————————– July 7, 2022:...

UPDATE: Street Paving Schedule

Posted on July 15, 2022

UPDATE: The Church Ave repave is complete. More work remains for Edgewood Drive and Brunswick Drive. This work is scheduled to be completed on Wednesday, July 20. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- July 7, 2022: Please be informed that Mount Pocono Borough will be repaving Edgewood Drive, Brunswick Drive and Church Avenue. The work is scheduled to begin on...

Street Paving Schedule

Posted on July 7, 2022

Please be informed that Mount Pocono Borough will be repaving Edgewood Drive, Brunswick Drive and Church Avenue. The work is scheduled to begin on Monday, July 11, 2022 and may take the entire week to complete. The Borough has contracted Hanson Aggregates to complete the work. You will see constructions vehicles in the area at...

Municipal Authority Board Vacancy

Posted on June 13, 2022

Mount Pocono Borough Council is accepting letters of interest to fill an open seat on the Mount Pocono Municipal Authority Board. This open seat has a term that would expire December 31, 2023. Any registered (elector) voter, who has resided in the Borough of Mount Pocono continuously for at least one (1) year, wanting to...

Constable Vacancy

Posted on June 13, 2022

Mount Pocono Borough Council is accepting letters of interest to fill an open position of Constable. This open position has a term that would expire December 31, 2023. Any registered (elector) voter, who has resided in the Borough of Mount Pocono continuously for at least one (1) year, wanting to be considered, should send a...

Keep Your Dogs Leashed

Posted on June 3, 2022

If you are a dog owner please be aware of the Borough's ordinances that state, "It shall be unlawful for the owner of any dog to permit such dog, whether licensed or not, to run at large in the Borough of Mount Pocono." Additionally, "It shall be unlawful for the owner of any dog or...

County Waste 1-Day Delay Due to Memorial Day Holiday

Posted on May 31, 2022

5/31/2022: County Waste will be operating on a one-day delay due to the Memorial Day holiday. All trash, recycling and bulk item collection will take place on Thursday, June 2. If you have any issues with County Waste collection please notify the Borough.

Municipal Authority Board Seat Vacancies

Posted on May 19, 2022

5/19/22: The Mount Pocono Municipal Authority (MPMA) has an immediate need to fill two alternate board member vacancies. The MPMA Board governs the Municipal Authority which oversees the Borough's sewer system. The MPMA Board meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:30pm. Anyone interested should submit a letter of interest to the Borough Manager....
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Welcome to our new website!

Posted on May 19, 2022

Welcome to our new website! We’re excited to launch a new website that will help us better serve Mount Pocono: Why this matters The new site improves access to Mount Pocono government information and services. It also better empowers those internally who manage our digital services to the community. Phases There are two phases to...
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