Borough Office

115 East Ninth Street



Office Hours

Monday – Friday

8:00 am – 4:30 pm

(Typically closed between 1:00 – 1:30 each day)


Borough Secretary

Melissa Wagner


Other Contacts

Public Works Office: 610-562-1359

Building Permits: Bill Murphy:  570-499-7204

Zoning Permits and Code Enforcement: Chad Zimmerman: 610-698-8174

Emergency Management Coordinator:  Jarrod Emes: 484-334-3577

Shoemakersville Fire Company: 610-562-8091

Trash:  Tamaqua Transfer:  570-668-4515

Recycling:  Eagle Disposal:  717-355-9560

Tax Collector: Karen Hamm: 610-562-4674

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Upcoming Events

The borough will be under a snow emergency beginning at 9:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 19 until noon on Sunday, January 20.

The snow emergency route consists of the entire length of Main St., Noble Ave., from Main St. to Route 61 and Franklin St., from Church Ave. to Noble Ave.

Vehicles not removed from the snow emergency route during this time may be towed. Thank you for your cooperation.
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