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 St., 724-785-4436
Brownsville Street Department, Code Enforcement
200 Second St., 724-785-5761
Waste Management Inc. of Pittsburgh South
Garbage pick-up: Every Friday, one-day delay for if holiday falls during the week
Recycling pick-up: 1st Thursday of the month, one-day delay if holiday falls during the week
Managing Household Hazardous Waste: Download Waste Management’s flier about its At Your Door Special Collections Program
Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania
Always call 811 before digging.
Pennsylvania American Water Co.
1-800-565-7292, customer service
West Penn Power
Emergency Management Coordinator
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 or boards and commissions
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 representatives: Edward Bohna, Lew Hosler Jr., Nena Kaminsky, Steve Rockocy, Melody Yeardie
Luzerne Township representatives: Rachel Baxter, Tanya Capuzzi, Blaine Johnson, Cheryl Terravecchia, Susan Zupich
Civil Service Commission: 6-year term
Housing & Appeals Board: 5-year term
Municipal Authority: 5-year term
Dr. Bernard Dolobach
Parking Authority: 5-year term
Lewis Hosler Jr.
Phillip (Chip) Giannetti
Shade Tree Commission