Attention Residents & Homeowners:

It is the responsibility of the homeowner to install and maintain a proper building number sign in compliance with the requirements of Ordinance NO. 2010-101, also referred to as "Jackson Township E-911 Street and Building Sign Ordinance." Please see link below for further details. We urge current residents and homeowners who already have signs up to check if it meets these requirements.

E-911 Street and Building Sign Ordinance

(570) 629-0153 • 2162 Route 715 PO Box 213 • Reeders, PA • 18352


News and Notes

Governor Wolf has issued a 'stay at home' order for Monroe County, effective 8:00 PM Monday, March 23, 2020.  Jackson Township Municipal Parks are closed. This includes the Dog Park, Ball Fields, Basketball Courts, and Tot Lot. This will remain in effect until further notice. 

Short Term Rentals will be able to resume operations effective May 29, 2020. Monroe County will be entering the yellow phase as of this date. All businesses, including Short Term Rentals, are required to follow the CDC and Dept. of Health guidance for social distancing and cleaning. To review the guidance documents, please click here.  For further reference, please visit the Commonwealth of Pennsyvania's website: www.pa.gov .

Effective May 4, 2020, Township General Office hours will be 7:30am to 4:00pm. Zoning Office hours will be 7:00am to 3:30pm. Please note- the office will be closed from 12:00pm - 1:00pm for lunch. All office admittance will be by appointment only. Please call (570-629-0153) or email (rmiller@jacksontwp-pa.gov) for an appointment. Please click here for more information. 

We are constantly monitoring and reviewing the recommendations of the local, state, and federal agencies. Be safe and stay healthy.

 

Board of Supervisors Work Session and Business Meeting: June 2020 Schedule

Board of Supervisors Work Session is for scheduled for June 4, 2020 at 7:00 PM. General Business Meeting is scheduled for June 11, 2020 at 7:00 PM.

2020 Real Property Tax 

Jackson Township Board of Supervisors approved to change the end date for the discount period for the payment of the FY 2020 Township Real Property Tax from April 30, 2020 to August 31, 2020 during a Special Meeting held on April 24, 2020.

Jackson Township Clean Up Dates

Due to COVID-19 - Spring Clean Up was be rescheduled. The Township Clean Up dates are now SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 - SEPTEMBER 26, 2020. For more information, click here.

Political Signage

Please keep in mind, political signage is not to be displayed until 30 days (May 2, 2020) prior to Election Day, now June 2, 2020. All signage must be removed within 1 week after elections. For additional information regarding placement of signage and other regulations, please click here.

Short-Term Rental Use and Regulations in Effect

All short-term rentals, also known as vacation rentals, are regulated with Ordinance 2018-100.  Permit applications and guidance can be found on the main menu, Short-Term Rental Page.  

 Attention All Monroe County Residents

The Monroe County Control Center has a message for all home owners, landlords and tenants. This is regarding the physical addresses and address markers. Click here to download the message. Thank You.