Welcome to Scott Township Online

PRESS RELEASE: NEW RENT RELIEF FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY RESIDENTS AND LANDLORDS. The County Housing Authority is now accepting applications. Please click on the link to see the full press release. click here.

Please note that because the Township provides an annual financial contribution to  the Bloomsburg Public Library, located at 225 Market Street, membership is free of charge for all Township residents. The Library website can be accessed through the Links page on this site.

In addition, the County provides a free public library, the Columbia County Traveling Library, which has a walk-in location at 702 Sawmill Road, Suite 101. This Library website can be accessed through the Links page on this site.

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATOR NEEDED. The Township is looking for someone to serve as the Township Emergency Management Coordinator. Please call the Township Secretary at 570-784-9114 if you are interested. Information on the job description and duties can be found on the Columbia County website: ema.columbiapa.org/emergency/management/.

Click here for the PA Department of Health Fact Sheet: HOW TO GET TESTED FOR COVID-19.

NOTICE:  DUE TO THE ONGOING PANDEMIC, THE MUNICIPAL OFFICE BUILDING IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.

If you have a question, please call 570-784-9114, or email scotttwp31@gmail.com.  If you feel you must meet with a Township employee in person, please call to make an appointment.

Police Station: PLEASE CALL 911 IF YOU HAVE AN EMERGENCY. The Police Station is located at 2697 Columbia Blvd. Officers can be reached for non-emergency matters at 570-387-1929.

Tax Payments: Tax payments must be paid to the address on your bill, 2626 Old Berwick Road. If you mail your payment and need a receipt, enclose a stamped self-addressed envelope. The Tax Collector’s office hours are listed on the tax bill.

Zoning Permits: Applications can be printed from the link on this website on the Forms and Applications page.

FEE SCHEDULE – Resolution 12-19-18 click here.

Sewer Bill Payments: Please pay by using the drop box in the municipal building vestibule or by mail.

NOTICE: Please note that no grass clippings will be accepted at the Bloomsburg compost site.
2021 Recycling Newsletter click here

MANDATORY RECYCLING
As of January 1, 2014, recycling is mandatory in Scott Township. The Ordinance requires all residents to contract with a registered authorized collector for removal of garbage and recycling.

STORMWATER STUDY FINAL REPORT – Bloomsburg to Lime Ridge (December 2020) The report cannot be accessed on this site. The report’s file size is over 18 MB, and the web program’s file size upload limit is 8 MB. Therefore, please contact the Township to have a copy emailed to you.

OPEN RECORDS CONTACT INFORMATION:
PA Office of Open Records: Downloadable Request Form

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