Watsontown Borough

Northumberland County Pennsylvania

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 & 1800's, Watsontown grew as a transportation hub that spurred settlement & building of mills & businesses.  Today, Watsontown has historic homes, manufacturing enterprises & access to recreation along the Susquehanna River & forests of central Pennsylvania.

Borough Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday 7 am to 5 pm

Friday 7 am to 4 pm


News & Announcements

Hoagie Sale to benefit the Sesquicentennial Celebration

The Watsontown Sesquicentennial Committee

is selling SUB coupons to be redeemed at

SUBLICIOUS Subs in Milton (South Gate Plaza).

The coupons are redeemable for ONE 6 inch sub:



They are redeemable the month of April 2017

Coupons may be purchased at:

B&E Antiques

Watsontown Borough

First National Bank (3rd Street)

or from any committee member

For more information, please call 570-538-1939 or 570-538-1000.


Property Tax/Rent Rebate Information

Emergency Information Requested

Press Release & Application

***Upcoming Meetings***

Watsontown Borough Council Meeting


Monday, February 13, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.

Watsontown Borough Committee Meeting

Monday, February 27, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.

These meetings are held in Council Chambers.

2017 Budget

2017 LST Forms

2017 Meeting Schedule

Planning Commission Meeting

A Planning Commission Meeting will be held on

March  20, 2017 at 7:30 pm in Council Chambers.

All are welcome.


Sesquicentennial Meeting

Watsontown Borough will be celebrating it's 150th 

anniversary in 2017. The next meeting has been scheduled for March 21, 2017 at 7 pm in Council Chambers.  

All are invited to attend.


Meeting Procedures

Watsontown Borough
318 Main Street - Watsontown, PA 17777
570.538.1000(v) - 570.538.3353(f)

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