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.

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For Sidewalk Repair Loan Program info click here....program can end without notice.

Help Wanted-Zoning/Code/Health Officer...see News FMI


The H.D. Buehler Memorial pool passes are now available at the following locations:  Tamaqua Municipal Building, Tamaqua Public Library, Tamaqua Post Office, Fegley's Mini-Mart and Our Family Mini-Mart.  FMI check out our News tab.  To download either application (depending upon where you reside) click here.  The pool will be open from Saturday, June 8th. through Sunday, August 25th, 2019, weather permitting.

C.R.I.Z. (City Revitalization and Improvement Zone) Info: FAQs click here / Guidlines click here or click on for more information. If your business is located in the CRIZ Zone, an annual report must be done by June 15th. To file, either you or your tax preparer can log on to: (Click on “NIZ/CRIZ Report” on the menu on the left.)

Important info from FEMA can be found via:

Recyling Reminder for Wednesday Pick Up:  Cardboard should be placed with your recycling. It is not to be put out for trash collection. It is single-stream recycling.

Annual Water Quality Report for 2018