Category: Announcements

Address sign ordinance compliance

Newton Township Supervisors passed an ordinance in April, 2014 that requires all residents to have an address marker at the end of their driveways.  The signs have to be 18″ green sign with 3″ reflective white numbers.  These signs can be ordered/purchased for $10 from the Newton Ransom Volunteer Fire Company. Please call Chief Jeff

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Clean and Green Public Meeting 5/6/2017

IMPORTANT – Clean & Green Public Meeting Lackawanna County residents are invited to attend an educational meeting at the Newton Recreation Center, 1814 Newton Ransom Blvd., on Tuesday, May 16th at 7:00 pm sponsored by the Wyoming Lackawanna County Farm Bureau. Doug Wolfgang, Director of Farmland Preservation for the PA Department of Agriculture will be

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Newton Township Hiring Rec Center Manager

Newton Township Board of Supervisors are seeking to hire a manager for the Newton Recreation Center. The qualified candidate will be responsible for managing the entire center as well as supervising office staff. Hours are variable up to 40 hours per week based on activity/need. Applications are available at the Newton Township Municipal Building, 1528

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Newton Township purchases 2017 Case 580SN WT Backhoe Loader

Newton Township replaced their 2001 Case backhoe with their new 2017 Backhoe/Loader via Medico Industries.  Salesman Ryan Mitvalsky.  The backhoe is a 4WD w/ powershift, extendahoe with pilot controls and power lift, 24″ bucket, flip over stabilizer pads, 93″ wide heavy duty loader bucket with boe, rear pilot control, cab w/ LH door, heat, a/c,

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2017 Proposed Budget


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Newton Recreation Center Parking Lot Closing

Newton Recreation Center parking lot will be closed on Friday, June 17, 2016 and Saturday, June 18, 2016 due to crack sealing, seal coating and line painting.

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