Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Welcome To Towanda Borough

Welcome to Historic Towanda Borough

 Towanda Borough was incorporated in 1828 from Towanda Township.  The area of the Borough was first settled in 1784 although its early growth was quite modest.  There were seven families in 1812, twelve families in 1816 , thirty families by 1820 and about fifty by 1830.  The first settler was believed to be William Means who married Elizabeth Fox, daughter of Rudolph Fox of Towanda Township.  In 1812 upon the organization of Bradford County, commissioners were appointed to locate a county seat.  They apparently settled upon the current courthouse square in Towanda as a location close to the geographic center of the county  and conveniently situated to the stream valleys of Sugar, Towanda and Wysox Creeks and the Susquehanna River.   


 Office Hours:  7:00 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Office hours are subject to change without prior notice at the discretion of Management, inclement weather, employee events, or other circumstances. Full day holiday closings are posted in advance below.

2019 Holiday Closings:

Tuesday, January 1st - New Year's Day
Monday, February 18th - President's Day
Friday, April 19th - Good Friday
Monday, May 27th - Memorial Day
Thursday & Friday - July 4th & 5th - Independence Day
Monday, September 2nd - Labor Day
Monday, October 14th - Columbus Day
Monday, November 11th - Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 28th - Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 29th - Thanksgiving (Staff will be available from 10:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. to take in-office payments from Towanda/Wysox Water & Sewer customers. 11/29/19 is the Due Date of the October bills)
Wednesday, December 25th - Christmas Day

 

Please plan accordingly if you are making Water & Sewer Payments, Trash Sticker purchases, Building Permits, and any other Borough related business that is conducted in the Muncipal Building.  Water & Sewer Payments for Towanda Water & Sewer and Wysox Twp Water & Sewer can be made online - register your account at www.xpressbillpay.com or we offer a secure 24-hr. drop-box in the door off of Means St.

Thank you!