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Public Hearing – Knox Box Ordinance

The board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing to consider the adoption of a Knox Box Ordinance. The hearing will be held in the Municipal Office, 20 Moffat Drive, Covington Township, PA 18444 on Tuesday, March 29, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. A full copy of the proposed ordinance is available below and the township office for review. All interested parties are invited to attend.



We’re Back!!

We’re Back!! Read all about it in our NEWSLETTER! Our Newsletter is back and our new Spring edition is hot off the press.

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Invitation to Bid

Invitation to Bid: Sealed proposals will be received by Covington Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania at the Covington Township Municipal Building, 20 Moffat Drive, Covington Township, PA 18444, care of Melinda Musso, Township Secretary, until 12:00 p.m. on Monday, April 4, 2022, for the purchase of a used single smooth drum vibratory roller.  Proposals shall be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked “Proposal for Roller”.  Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 5, 2022 at 7:00 p.m.

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Job Openings: full & part-time Road Laborers

Job Openings: full & part-time Road Laborers.
The Board of Supervisors are accepting applications for a full-time position of Road Laborer. Applicants for this position must have a current CDL license with experience.  
The supervisors are also accepting applications for two part-time (summer) positions for Road Laborers. Applicants for this position must have a current driver’s license with a clean driving record.  Applications may be obtained online at covingtontwp.org (https://covingtontwp.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/COVINGTON-TOWNSHIP-Application-for-Employment-2011.pdf)or picked up at the Municipal Building, 20 Moffat Drive, Covington Township, PA 18444. Applications must be received at the Municipal Office no later than March 31, 2022.

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March Monthly Meeting

The March monthly meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Office, 20 Moffat Drive, Covington Township, PA 18444. This meeting is open to the public.
Documents available:

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Opening: Part-time Senior Center Coordinator

The Covington Township Senior Center is currently seeking interested individuals for the Part-Time Coordinator position. This position includes organizing brunches, setting up games like bingo, cards, etc. If you are interested in working with our senior population and would like to submit a application, please follow the below link or you may apply in person at:
Covington Township
20 Moffat Drive
Covington Twp. PA 18444
https://covingtontwp.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/COVINGTON-TOWNSHIP-Application-for-Employment-2011.pdf

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February Monthly Meeting

The February monthly meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 1, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. in the Municipal Office, 20 Moffat Drive, Covington Township, PA 18444. This meeting is open to the public. Masks are mandatory regardless of vaccination status.
Documents available:

https://covingtontwp.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/1-3-2022-Organizational-Minutes.pdf

https://covingtontwp.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/1-10-2022-Special-Meeting.pdf

https://covingtontwp.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/January-25-2022-Work-Session-minutes.pdf

https://covingtontwp.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/2022-02-01-Monthly-Meeting-Agenda.pdf


Work Session Meeting

The Board of Supervisors will be holding an executive work meeting on January 25, 2022 at 7p.m.
The public is welcome and masks are required for anyone wishing to attend.

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Smoke Detectors

Do you have a smoke detector? Do you know a township resident that needs one?
If so, call 570-842-8336 or 570-842-0457
The Twp. Fire Dept. has teamed up with our Supervisors to provide our residents with smoke detectors. The Fire Dept. is also available to install them in your home if you need assistance. If you already have smoke detectors, check your batteries! An easy way to remember to change your batteries is to change them when you change your clocks.

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