Welcome to the official website of the Borough of Jessup, Pennsylvania!
COVID-19 EMERGENCY UPDATE
The Borough Manager is available Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm by calling the office 570-489-0411.
***** If you need a police officer please dial 570-489-1810 or 911*****
While in the Green Phase of COVID-19 masks are required in all public buildings. Masks are required out of doors when safe social distancing of 6 feet can not be maintained. Please keep a mask handy at all times.
Work & Congregate Setting Restrictions
50% Occupancy with Appointments Strongly Encouraged
All businesses must follow CDC and DOH guidance for social distancing and cleaning
Monitor public health indicators, adjust orders and restrictions as necessary
You can access further information regarding Governor Tom Wolf’s plan for opening Pennsylvania by visiting:
CDC Corona Virus (COVID-19) guidelines can be accessed by visiting:
We ask that you please follow all directives from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Pennsylvania Department of Health when it comes to the COVID-19 crisis.
Thank you for your cooperation. Stay safe and practice social distancing.
HELPING SMALL BUSINESSES IMPACTED BY COVID-19
The COVID-19 Relief Pennsylvania Statewide Small Business Assistance program will provide grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to small businesses that have been economically impacted by COVID-19. This is not a first-come, first-served program. There will be multiple rounds of application windows.
Application window for the first round of funding is expected to open on June 30th and remain open for 10 business days. Applications will continue to be accepted after 10 business days but will be considered for future rounds of funding. Additional rounds will be announced soon.
Applications and further information can be accessed by visiting:
Sitting: Roberta Galati, Council; Jerry Crinella, President of Council; Peter Larioni, Vice-President of Council;
Joseph Mellado, Council.
Standing: Joseph J. Buckshon, Jr., Mayor; Robert Wasilchak, Controller; F. Craig Shander, Council; Gregg Betti, Council; Rella Scassellati, Council; Genevive Lupini, Tax Collector.
MAYOR: Joseph J. Buckshon, Jr.
President - Gerald Crinella
Vice President - Peter Larioni
Officials - Gregg Betti
CONTROLLER: Robert Wasilchak
TAX COLLECTOR: Genevieve Lupini
Borough Council meetings
First Monday of the month
(Work sessions are the Thursday before)
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Place: Municipal Building
395 Lane St., Jessup, PA
Meetings are open to the public.
Click here to find out more about Jessup events.
Garbage collection is on Tuesday except when a holiday falls on a Monday; collection will be Wednesday.
Memorial Day Labor Day
Recycling is picked up weekly.
Trash and recycling collection are on the same day.
Jessup Borough is not effected by the recycling restrictioins in place at the Lackawanna County Recycling Center. JP Mascaro has its own private recycling center. Please continue to recycle as usual; single stream.
All Businesses are strongly encouraged to recycle cardboard, office paper and aluminum cans as stated in