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Welcome to Watsontown

Watsontown is a borough of about 2,255 residents located in Northumberland

County,in central Pennsylvania. Situated along the West Branch of the

Susquehanna River, the primary transportation route in the 1700's and 1800's,

Watsontown grew as a transportation hub that spurred settlement and building

of mills and businesses.  Today, Watsontown has historic homes,

manufacturing enterprises and access to recreation along the Susquehanna River

and forests of central Pennsylvania.


News & Announcements

*** 2014 SPRING CLEAN-UP ***



April 14th & 15th - West side of the railroad tracks

April 16th & 17th - East side of the railroad tracks

More info. to follow in April's Newsletter


***Electric Bill - Pay On-Line!***
Watsontown electric  customers can now pay their electric/refuse bill on line using a credit card!  Click on the Utility Bill Payment tab. read more ...


Be advised:  although your deposit shows on the borough paypal account right away, it has to be deposited into our financial institution before your account is credited.  Please pay your utility bill at least 5-7 days before the due date to avoid a late fee.


Local News

$1M sought to sustain effort

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:51:00 -0400

Survey places education at top of priority list

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:50:00 -0400

Outreach fundraiser is Saturday

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:48:00 -0400

Prevailing wage threshold will remain as is for now

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:56:00 -0400

Celebrating 2 decades

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:50:00 -0400