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.

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***Committee Meeting Cancelled***

Tonight’s Watsontown Borough 

Committee Meeting @ 7:30 p.m. 

has been cancelled due to inclement weather.

Tonight’s business will be conducted at the February 2nd Council Meeting.


*** Christmas Tree Pick-up ***
Beginning January 5, 2015 the Borough crew will be picking up Christmas trees.  Please call the office for pick up.

*** 2015 Electric Notice ***

    As of January 1, 2015, the Borough will only accept payments for electric and refuse services at the Borough office.  Payments may be made at the Borough office either at the front window during business hours, via regular mail or in the drop box.  


    Payments received after 4:00 PM on the due date will be considered late.  Payments will no longer be accepted at West Milton State Bank.


***Susquehanna Greenway Gateway***


Books are available to sign out & review regarding the study at the Watsontown Borough Office and the Montgomery House Library.

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Be advised:  although your deposit shows on the Borough Paypal account immediately, 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.

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