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.

Watsontown Borough

Physical address:  318 Main Street

Mailing address:  P.O. Box 273

Watsontown, PA 17777


Borough Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday 7 am to 5 pm

Friday 7 am to 4 pm

News & Announcements

Leaf Pick-up

Beginning Monday, December 11th, all

 leaves to be picked up by the Borough

 crew must be bagged.

  Feel free to call the Borough Office 

with any questions.


Seasonal Park Maintenance Position

Great opportunity to supplement income; April through October. Responsibilities to include but not limited to cleaning & maintaining (4) pavilions; maintaining park restrooms (7) days per week, open & close pavilions for rentals; coordination with Public Works employees to ensure the park is kept above standard.  Further information and applications are available at the Watsontown Borough office, 318 Main Street, Watsontown, 570-538-1000.


***Upcoming Meetings***

Watsontown Borough Council Meeting


Monday, December 11, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.

These meetings are held in Council Chambers.

Planning Commission Meeting

The next Planning Commission Meeting has scheduled for December 18, 2017 at 7:30 pm.


Press Release & Application

2017 Budget

2017 Meeting Schedule

Swift 911Emergency Notification

Meeting Procedures

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

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