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Curwensville Borough
900 Susquehanna Avenue
Curwensville, PA 16833

Telephone (814) 236-1840
Fax # 236-4680

Curwensville Borough Council meets the 2nd Monday of each month in the Council Room of the Curwensville Borough Building at 7:00 pm

The Borough Council is the center of the Borough’s government, it is the hub around which all else revolves. Council determines how the Borough funds are to be spent, passes local laws in the form of ordinances and exercises considerable supervision over day-to-day activities.

Important Telephone Numbers:
To report a fire or call an ambulance 765-1533
Mayor’s Office 236-3858
Borough Office 236-1840
Police Department 236-3858
County Control 765-1533
Sewage Office 236-2631
Water Authority (Pike Twp) 236-2466
Borough Maintenance Building 236-3391
Sewage Treatment Plant 236-0582

Curwensville has a Zoning Hearing Board, Planning Commission, Shade Tree Commission and a Civil Service Commission.

The Borough’s Subdivision Ordinance regulates the division of land, adjustment of property lines and development of lots. All plans must be reviewed and approved by Council.

The Borough Code Enforcement Officer issues permits for all new construction, enlargements, alterations, or demolition of any structure. Permits are also needed for swimming pools, sheds, new fences, driveways and sidewalks. Permit cost is $40.00 for construction valued at $100.00 to $20,000 and an additional $2.50 for each $1,000 of value thereafter. Permits can be obtained from the Code Enforcement Office located in the Borough Building.

Sidewalks are the responsibility of the homeowner, and they must be constructed in accordance with specifications in the Borough Ordinance.

Street opening permits are required for the digging of any Borough street, permits are also issued for soliciting door-to-door.

Irvin Park:

Within the boundaries of the Borough of Curwensville lies Irvin Park (at the southern end of Susquehanna Avenue). The park is mostly wooded, level and well located to serve the residents of the community and surrounding areas. Today the park provides four family sized pavilions available for picnics and reunions. These pavilions may be reserved by calling the Borough Office (236-1840), donations for their use and upkeep are accepted. Irvin Park provides a nice band shell and is the setting for the Curwensville Days celebrations during one full week in the month of July.


Local Government;
Position: Name:
Mayor  Holly Komonczi
President of Council Mark Curulla
Council Vice President Fred Sopic
Chairman Pro Tem Julie Girardi
Council Member Mike Komonczi
Council Member Sam A. Ettaro II
Council Member Don O'Dell
   
Administrative Department:
Secretary/Treasurer  Autumn Norris
Tax Collector  J. Duane Test
Code Enforcement Officer David Johnston
Solicitor Laurence Seaman, Esq.
   
Police Department:
Chief of Police David Johnston
Animal Control Officer Judy Jordan
School Crossing Guard  Thomas Carfley
    
Street Department:
Leadman  Allen Stephens
Eq. Operator/Laborer Tracy Kester
Laborer Patrick Carfley

CURWENSVILLE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
P.O. Box 129
Curwensville, PA 16833
(814) 236-0750 (ask for Jeff)