1439 Main Street • Peckville, PA 18452 • (570)-383-3340
-Anyone having sewer issues should call the borough first.
-Snow/Ice must be removed from sidewalks within 24 hours of a storm per Ordinance 7 of 2007.
-Garbage should not be put out until 24 hours before your scheduled pickup date.
-Garbage/Recycling Schedules can be downloaded or picked up at the borough building.
-Snow/Ice is not allowed to be pushed onto the road after a storm per Ordinance 7 of 2007.
-Building Permits can be obtained at the borough building Monday-Friday 8am to 4pm.
Attention Blakely Borough Residents!
Effective May 1, 2016
the Lackawanna County
Recycling Center will NO longer accept
electronics of any kind at no charge.
If you have any electronics to be
disgarded please do so before
May 1, 2016. After this date there will
be a charge of $1.00 per pound in
order for the borough to dispose
of the items.
The Borough of Blakely Summer Youth Program,
for children ages 5-12, who live within the city limits, will run Monday June 20th through Friday August 19th, 9am to noon, weekdays, at Blakely Borough Recreational Complex, Keystone Ave., Peckville.
Parents may register their children Monday June 13th, Tuesday June 14th, & Wednesday June 15th, 9am until noon at Blakely Borough Recreational Complex at the refreshment stand. There will be no youth program on rainy days or Monday July 4th. We will update our Facebook page to keep everyone informed of cancellations. Our Facebook page name is Borough of Blakely Youth Summer Program.
Participants must be at least five (5) years old and no older than twelve (12), have active health insurance, a Birth Certificate for proof of age, and proof of residency. This free program is for children from the Blakely – Peckville area only.
A variety of games, arts, crafts and other activities will be scheduled.
Please supply a drink & snack and please use sun block on your children.
Program Directors are Pennsylvania Certified Educators.
Upcoming Blakely Borough Events
Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25
at Ritz Tech Building 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Peckville
Friday, June 24 at 6:30pm
Saturday, June 25
Ritz Tech Building at Dusk
Blakely/Peckville Crime Watch
Annual Golf Tournament
Saturday, July 9, 2016 at Paupack Hills Golf Club
Mayor's Night Out
Friday, August 5 at the Blakely Borough Recreational Complex
2016 Garbage/Recycling Calendars
Available for Download
BLAKELY BOROUGH RECENTLY PASSED A GARAGE AND YARD SALE ORDINANCE EFFECTIVE APRIL OF 2014. RESIDENTS OF BLAKELY BOROUGH MUST GET A PERMIT FROM THE BOROUGH ZONING OFFICER. THE COST IS $10.00. THERE CANNOT BE MORE THAN (2) GARAGE OR YARD SALE PERMITS ISSUED TO ANY ONE PROPERTY IN ANY ONE CALENDAR YEAR.