Our Departments

Fire Department
There are two fire departments that serve Jessup Borough - Jessup Hose Company No. 1 and Jessup Hose Company No. 2. Both are volunteer organizations.


For any emergency, dial 911. 


Jessup Hose Company No. 1
632 Fourth Ave.

Chief: Mark Trently


Jessup Hose Company No. 2
333 Hill Street
Chief: Steven Pitoniak

Police Department

Jessup Names New Police Chief


Borough council unanimously appointed a new police chief.  Joseph Walsh, 54, of Jessup, was hired to lead the police force.  Mr. Walsh worked with the Jessup Police Department for 8½ years and spent 25 years with the state police before he retired.  Click here for the story from the Times-Tribune.

The police department is located in the Jessup Borough Building. Thiteen police officers and one Chief of Police ensure every day that there is law and order in Jessup.

Contact information for the Police Department:
Chief of Police: Joseph Walsh
Phone: 570-489-0411
Address: 395 Lane Street


Public Works

Recycling - In April 1993 we began voluntary recycling in the Borough of Jessup. Recycling containers are located at the rear of the Municipal Building.  Click here for more information and what's new for 2013.


Zoning Ordinances - To download the forms in PDF format, click here.