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Honesdale Borough is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Honesdale Borough Winter Storm Alerts
Honesdale Borough Council, Mayor Sarah Canfield, and Stan Pratt, Honesdale Emergency Management Coordinator, would like to thank everyone for their cooperation during Winter Storm Riley so that the public works department could open Borough streets. Borough officials are asking all vehicle traffic to avoid the Ridge Street from Commercial to Gravity Street due to downed power lines. One lane of traffic is open for use by residents in the affected area with cars. No large vehicles allowed. PPL has been made aware of the situation. In addition, there are approximately 100 people still without power in Honesdale Borough. Wayne Highlands School District will open a Warming Station at the Honesdale High School Gym facility, Terrace Street, Honesdale from 10 AM to 2 PM for residents to charge phones and have access to free WIFI. The YMCA of Wayne County has offered residents the use of their facilities from 5:30 AM to 9 PM weekdays for showers. Residents must bring their own towels.
Office Hours for Mayor
Mayor Sarah Canfield announced that Wednesdays from 9 AM to 11 AM in Borough Hall, 958 Main Street, Honesdale, she will be available to the public. Residents may contact her by telephoning 570-253-0731, extension 13, to leave a comment, suggestion or request an appointment at another time.
Yard Debris Collection
Has ended for the Y Minutes ear 2017 and will begin in May 2018.
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 the Council minutes is http://www.ecode360.com/HO1505
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 http://www.ecode360.com/HO1505. 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.
Fair Housing Resolution
Honesdale Borough Council adopted a Fair Housing Resolution which can be accessed from the CDBG tab on the Public Information tab. It is enacted annually.