Municipal

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About the Town

County:   Luzerne
Settled:   1782
Incorporated:   1861
Government:
- Type:   Borough council
- Mayor:   Beverly Moore
Area:   .4 square miles (town proper)
Population:   896 (census 2007)
Area Code:   570
Zip Code:   18655
Area Schools: - Elementary:
    Northwest Area Primary School | (570) 542-4126
    Northwest Area Intermediate School | (570) 542-4126
Area Schools: - Secondary:
    Northwest Area High School | (570) 542-4126
Emergency Numbers:
- Local Police:   (non-emergency) (570) 542-6302 | (emergency) 911
- Shickshinny Fire Dept.:   (non-emergency) (570) 542-5281 | (emergency) 911
- State Police:   (Shickshinny Barracks) (570) 542-4117 | (emergency) 911
- Red Cross:   (Berwick Chapter) (570) 752-7221
- Poison Control:   1-800-222-1222 | www.aapcc.org
- Berwick Hospital Emergency Services:   (570) 759-5200
 

Local Government Officials & Departments

Borough Office
Contact info:
Carol A Keiser
Shickshinny Borough Secretary
35 W. Union Street, Shickshinny, PA 18655

Phone: (570) 542-2178
Fax: (570) 542-5835
Email: shickboro@pa.metrocast.net
Office Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Beverly Moore - Mayor
Contact info:
151 N. Canal Street, Shickshinny, PA 18655 | Phone: (570) 542-5354
Term Expires: 12/31/2018
Kevin Morris - President
Contact info:
Address: 21 Nicely Street, Shickshinny, PA 18655 | Phone: (570) 542-4297
Term Expires: 12/31/2018
Kathy Llewellyn - Vice-President
Contact info:
Address: 161 N. Canal Street, Shickshinny, PA 18655 | Phone:
Term Expires: 12/31/2018
Jeff Norcross - Councilman
Contact info:
Address: 31 Grant Street, Shickshinny, PA 18655 | Phone: (570) 336-8844
Term Expires:
Chris Madl - Councilman
Contact info:
Address: 111 N. Canal Street, Shickshinny, PA 18655 | Phone: (570) 542-6413
Term Expires:
James Wido - Councilman
Contact info:
Address: 55 N. Main Street, Shickshinny, PA 18655 | Phone: (570) 542-7752
Term Expires: 12/31/2018
 
Zoning Dept. - Rick Harmon
Contact info: (570) 599-5820 | Office Hours by appointment
Tax Collector: Judith Swire
Contact info: (570) 542-5744
2010 Committee List:
Building: Steeber, Wido
Cemetery: Wido, Llewellyn
Finance: Steeber, Wido
Fire & Water: Morris, Llewellyn
New Construction: Steeber, Morris
Personnel: Wido, Steeber
Planning: Steeber, Llewellyn
Pole & Light: Llewellyn, Morris
Police: Steeber, Wido
Recreation: Morris, Llewellyn
Street: Steeber, Wido
State Lawmakers:
Senator Lisa Baker
Contact info:
22 Dallas Shopping Center
Dallas, PA 18612
Phone: (570) 675-3931
Fax: (570) 674-5037
Email: lbaker@pasen.gov
Senator John Yudichak
Contact info:
164 South Market Street
Nanticoke, PA 18634
Phone: (570) 740-2434
Fax: (570) 740-2438
Email: yudichak@pasenate.com
State Representative Lou Barletta
Contact info:
1 South Church Street, Suite 100
Hazleton, PA 18201
Phone: (570) 751-0050
Fax: (570) 751-0054
Email: https://barletta.house.gov/contact/email-me