********* Special Announcements *********
Honesdale Borough is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Council Seeks to Fill Vacancies
Honesdale Borough Council is seeking resumes from interested residents so that Council can fill the following vacancies:
- Three alternates to serve on its Civil Service Commission. The term of office shall be six years; however, the two vacancies are for terms ending December 31, 2021. Currently the Civil Service Commission of Honesdale Borough meets as required.
- Two vacancies on its Zoning Hearing Board—one member and one alternate. The member vacancy term runs through December 31, 2023 while the alternate member term runs through December 31, 2021
- One vacancy as an alternate Planning Commission member. The position would be for a term through December 31, 2021. The Honesdale Borough Planning Commission currently meets at 7 PM the first Wednesday of the month in the Community Room of the Chamber of the Northern Poconos, 303 Commercial Street, Honesdale.
- Two vacancies as a member of the Parks and Recreation Commission. The member vacancy term runs through December 31, 2024. The Parks and Recreation Commission currently meets at 6 PM the fourth Wednesday of the month in the Community Room of the Chamber of the Northern Poconos, 303 Commercial Street, Honesdale.
Applicants must be a resident of Honesdale Borough. Resumes can be dropped off, faxed, or emailed to the Borough Office, 958 Main Street, Honesdale. The fax number is 570-253-4624. The email is firstname.lastname@example.org . Those individuals who have recently sent resumes for these positions do not have to reapply.
Yard Debris Collection will be Monday and Fridays until November 30, 2020.
Agency Meetings and Hearings
Refer to the Borough Calendar for dates and times of agency meetings and hearings or call the Borough Office at 570-253-0731. For each hearing, a public document file will be available for review by citizens.
Council Minutes Available Online
The link to previous Council minutes is https://www.ecode360.com/documents/pub/HO1505/Minutes/?
Ordinances and Resolutions Available Online
The Code of the Borough of Honesdale has been made available through a program entitled eCode360. The link to the eCode360 is https://www.ecode360.com/documents/pub/HO1505/Legislation/?. Newly passed ordinances and resolutions not incorporated in the Code of the Borough of Honesdale can be found under the Legislation subsection not New Laws subsection.