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Welcome to the Summit Hill Website!

Summit Hill Borough welcomes you to our Website! Summit Hill is a beautiful community located in Northeastern Pennsylvania, Carbon County. The elevation of Summit Hill is at 1600 feet above sea level. Our beautiful hilltop community was founded 1791 by a hunter named Philip Ginder when he discovered Anthracite coal on Sharp Mountain, now called Summit Hill.  Summit Hill is also known for the birthplace of the Switchback gravity railroad. It was the first gravity railroad in the United States. 

 
FALL CLEANUP SCHEDULE

Saturday, October 7, 2017 – Fall Cleanup for the East Side, Knepper’s Court and East and West White Bear Dr.
 
Saturday, October 14, 2017 – Fall Cleanup for the West Side, Laurel Drive and East and West Mountaintop Rd.

 

MAKE SURE ALL ITEMS ARE PLACED OUT THE NIGHT BEFORE!!

Items to be picked up include:  tires (no more than 5), tire rims, auto body parts, refrigerators, freezers, vending machines, dehumidifiers, water coolers, heat pumps, washers, dryers and stoves. 
 
All items shall have all chemicals removed and doors taken off. Freon must be removed from refrigerators, air conditioners etc. and tagged or they will not take them.  In addition, up to 10 bags of garbage will be collected.
 
 NO ELECTRONICS WILL BE PICKED UP SUCH AS TV’S, COMPUTERS, KEYBOARDS, MONITORS, ETC.
 
Summit Hill Announces Trick or Treat Night
ghostThe Borough of Summit Hill and Mayor Paul McArdle has announced that TRICK OR TREAT night for the borough of Summit Hill will be on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 from 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. The rain date will be NOVEMBER 1, 2016 from 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.

The Summit Hill Police along with the Summit Hill Fire Police will be out in town assisting trick or treaters across major intersections.

 

Halloween Safety Tips

 

Happy Halloween

 

 
Summit Hill Neighborhood Crime Watch Meeting
Do Your Part ...
Be On The Watch ...
Join the Summit Hill Neighborhood Crime Watch
Neighborhood Crime Watch meeting on Wedneday, October 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm at the Hill Top Community Center.
Crime Watch
 
What is a Neighborhood Watch?
Neighborhood Watch is a crime prevention program which enlists the active participation of residents in cooperation with local police to prevent and reduce crime in Summit Hill.
Neighborhood Watch is about crime prevention education and the implementation of important home and personal security strategies.
Neighborhood Watch is residents not only knowing each other, but taking the time to care about each other and work together in a program of mutual assistance.
 
SEE SOMETHING.. SAY SOMETHING...
 

Borough Hall

Address:
40 West Amidon Street
Suite 3
Summit Hill, PA 18250

Phone: 570-645-2305
Fax: 570-645-9449

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Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M to 4:00 P.M.

Borough Council meetings are held the 4th Monday of each month.   

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