The Tamaqua Borough is proud to serve more than 7,000 residents.  We welcome businesses and visitors to our community.

If you have any questions, please call us at 570.668.0300 or email

Office Hours:  Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

11.13.18 The Borough has stopped running the Street Sweeper on the permanently posted streets. Streets will be posted as needed and weather permits for leaf pick up. Streets will be posted the day before cleaning is scheduled.


***Holiday Closings***  

The Tamaqua Borough Office will be CLOSED on Thursday, November 22nd. and Friday, November 23rd.  Thursday's garbage pick up will be on Friday and Friday's garbage pick up will move to Saturday.

The Tamaqua Borough Office will be CLOSED on Monday, December 24th. thru and including Wednesday, December 26th.

The Tamaqua Borough Office will be CLOSED on New Year's Day, Tuesday, January 1st. and also on Wednesday, January 2nd.

From all of us at the Tamaqua Borough, we wish you health and happiness for the entire holiday season and 2019!


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Recyling Reminder for Wednesday Pick Up:
Cardboard should be placed with your recycling. It is not to be put out for trash collection. FMI on recycling click here.

Annual Water Quality Report for 2016