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Portage Borough
Portage Borough
721 Main Street
Portage, PA  15946
Fax:  814/736-9639
Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
"Portage Borough is an equal opportunity provider and employer"


 Alerts and Notices

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, The blue recycle bins in Portage Borough have been relocated to Mountain Avenue; by the Portage Beverage on Branch Street until the Cambria County Firemen's Convention is over. 
 Crichton McCormick swimming pool opened on Saturday, May 27th, 2017.   

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday:  12:30 - 6:00 p.m. (pool parties can only be scheduled on these days)

Tuesdays and Thursdays - 12:30 - 7:00 p.m. (pool parties cannot be scheduled on these days)

Municipal Primary was held on May 16th, 2017 and
Municipal Election will be held on November 7th, 2017. 
Please refer to the Municipal Election Tab on the home page
for further info on circulating petitions, important dates,
official requirements, and polling locations.  You can also
visit the Cambria County Election Office website. 
The May '17 Election Results
For a detailed map of Portage Borough, please click:   Borough Ward Map.pdf
The Lateral testing of all properties will be required in Ward 3 upon completion of the project.  For compliance and testing requirements; refer to Ordinance 4-2014 under the Ordinance tab. 
Wildlife Concerns or Questions?
Garbage collection rates will remain the same for 2017. 
    curbside service monthly fee $14.30 - quarterly-$42.90
    prepaid bags (pack of ten) $31.00

 Upcoming Events

 Weather & Hits


The Portage Area Endowment Fund  Nameboard is now on Facebook. 
State Represenative Frank Burns opens an office in Portage






 Borough Council Meetings

Portage Borough Council has announced the regular and committee monthly meetings for 2017 which will be held on the first Monday of each month; unless the first Monday is a holiday, in which case the meeting will be held on the first Tuesday.  The meetings will begin at 6:30 p.m. prevailing time at the Portage Borough Administration Building located at 721 Main Street, Portage, PA. 

 Regular meetings for 2017 will be Tuesday January 3rd, February 6th, March 6th, April 3rd, May 1st, June 5th, July 17th, August 7th, Tuesday-September 5th, October 2nd, November 6th and December 4th.

 Committee of the Whole meetings for 2017 will be held at 6:30 p.m. on the following dates: January 16th, Tuesday, February 21st, March 20th, April 17th, May 15th, June 19th, August 21st, September 18th, October 16th, and November 20th.

A special meeting of Council (budget adoption) will be held on Friday, December 15th at 6:00 p.m.