The Borough of Brownsville, established in 1785, is a member of the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs. Since 1911, PSAB has provided educational programs and promoting legislative initiatives for its members, which now exceeds 900 boroughs and 9,100 elected officials.
Municipal Services, Utility Providers
Brownsville Municipal Authority
7 Jackson Street, 724-785-4436
Brownsville Street Department
200 Second Street, 724-785-5761 x2006
Brownsville Code Enforcement
200 Second Street, 724-785-5761 x2002
County Hauling/Noble Environmental
Garbage pick-up: Every Monday, one-day delay if a holiday falls during the week
Recycling pick-up: First Monday of the month
Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania
1-888-460-4332, customer service
Always call 811 before digging.
Pennsylvania American Water Co.
1-800-565-7292, customer service
West Penn Power
Emergency Management Coordinator
Edward “Woody” Nicholson
Borough Polling Places
Northside: Brownsville Volunteer Fire Co. 1, 520 Market St.
Southside: South Brownsville Fire Co. 1, 530 Market St.
South Hill Terrace Administrative Building, 100 S. Hill Terrace (off High Street)
Brownsville Boards, Commissions
Information is available at the Borough office, 724-785-5761, regarding vacancies, boards, and commissions
Brownsville-Luzerne Park Board: 1 opening, 5-year term
Citizens Advisory Commission: 3 openings, 5-year term
Civil Service Commission: 2 openings, 6-year term
Recreation Commission: 3 openings, 4-year term
Brownsville-Luzerne Park Board: 5-year term
Brownsville Borough representatives:
Edward Bohna, Lew Hosler Jr., Steve Rockocy, Melody Yeardie
Luzerne Township representatives:
Tanya Capuzzi, Blaine Johnson, Cheryl Terravecchia, Paul Thomas, Jason Wellington
Civil Service Commission: 6-year term
Housing & Appeals Board: 5-year term
Municipal Authority: 5-year term
Dr. Bernard Dolobach
Phillip (Chip) Giannetti
Shade Tree Commission