The Riverside School Board has made the following changes to collection policy caused by COVID-19 that will ease the property tax burden:
Discount Period: Extended by two months
Prior Discount Period: August 1st-September 30th
New Discount Period: August 1st-November 30th
Discount Rate: Increased by 3%
Prior Discount Rate: 2%
New Discount Rate: 5%
Face Value Period: Extended by two months
Prior Face Value Period: October 1st-November 30th
New Face Value Period: December 1st-December 31st
Delinquent Penalty: Extended by one month and reduced by 5%
Prior Delinquent Penalty: 10% penalty after December 1st
New Delinquent Penalty: Eliminated 10% penalty after December 1st, 5% after December 31st
Today, Gov Wolf and Secretary Levine revised their “Stay at Home” orders to include nine additional counties: Berks, Butler, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Luzerne, Pike, Wayne, Westmoreland, and York. This takes effect at 8:00 PM today, March 27, 2020, to include nine additional counties – Berks, Butler, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Luzerne, Pike, Wayne, Westmoreland and York – bringing the state total to 19 counties under a stay-at-home order.
This order takes effect at 8 p.m. Friday, March 27, and will continue until April 6, 2020.
The Lackawanna Recycling Center will no longer
accept combined loads of mixed paper and cardboard in its recycling processing.
Effective January 6, 2020 all Paper
Fiber will be collected on the First Friday of every month (newspaper, catalogs,
magazines, phone books, computer paper, envelopes, unwanted mail, shredded
paper). Cardboard and Box Recycling’s (carboard boxes, cereal boxes,
cracker boxes, heavy shipping boxes, lightweight boxes, paper towel rolls,
pizza boxes), will be picked up weekly on your regular scheduled day.
Thank you for your dedication to our environment
and for obeying the law and helping make recycling work for the Borough of
A warm welcome for the newly appointed Council Members of Moosic Borough. The Swearing in was preformed by Honorable Judge Corbett held on January 2, 2018 at 6:00 in the Moosic Borough Building, 715 Main Street: Mayor James Segilia, John Tilberry, James Thomas, James Norton and Charles Maurer – Council members and Bryan Fauver- tax collector .
TRUCK RENTAL SERVICE
If any person within the Borough of Moosic has the need of the borough dump truck to dispose of household generated waste, that would not normally be picked up by the Borough’s refuse collector, then you can rent the Borough Truck for $100.00 (one time per year), no hazardous waste or tires, and no electronics. Make reservations by calling us at (570) 457-5480