township

Township

Pocono Township was created as a separate Township by a decree of the courts of Northampton County in November 1816. – learn more


community

Community

Pocono Township Community Information, Phone Numbers, Services, Schools, Library and Places of Worship. – learn more


visiting

Visiting

Pocono Township is in the Heart of the Poconos, located in the center of Monroe County, Pennsylvania. – learn more

 


Information
 Spring Clean-Up

Pocono Township’s annual Spring Clean-Up will be held:
 
Thursday, May 8th 2014
Friday, May 9th 2014
Saturday, May 10th 2014
7:30 am to 3:00 pm each day
 
 click here for additional details
 

Community Vision
The HSPS (Hamilton Twp., Stroud Twp., Pocono Twp., and Stroudsburg Borough) Region is an attractive community in which to live, work, and vacation, characterized by a high quality of life; diversity of landscapes and settled areas; a balanced and vital economy providing family sustaining jobs for residents; efficient alternative modes of  travel; extensive preserved open space; access to protected scenic, natural, historic, and cultural resources; a variety of recreational and social opportunities; managed, balanced and controlled development consistent with available infrastructure and the Region’s Plan for the Future; reasonable taxation; intermunicipal cooperation; social cohesion; and assimilation of new residents. – read more

Meeting Schedule

Special Commissioner’s  Meeting  Tuesday April 29th at 6:00 p.m.

To approve the employment agreement for Township Manager, Greg Schuster and conduct any other business which may come before the Board.

Commissioner’s  Meeting  Monday, May 5th at 7:00 p.m.

Commissioner’s April 21st Meeting Agenda

A Conditional Use hearing will be held during the May 5th Board of Commissions meeting for Northampton County Community College for the purpose of seeking conditional use approval for a sign plaza at the new campus location.

 

Planning Commission Workshop Meeting scheduled for  Thursday day, April 17th has been cancelled and rescheduled for Thursday April 24th at 7:00 p.m. 

Planning Commission Agenda  03-24-2014

 

Zoning Hearing Board Meets Wednesday, April 23rd at 5:00 p.m. at the Pocono Township Municipal Building for the following matters:

  • Furino Zoning Officer appeal decision
  • Northampton County Community College sign variance request

 


Mountain View Park


Mt. View Park, situated off of Sullivan Trail, Tannersville, Pa, is one of the most beautiful parks in Monroe County. The park was opened in 1978 and offers three ball fields, one soccer field, two tennis courts, two basketball courts, four pavilions- including grills, well-equipped playgrounds, rest rooms, and nature trails.
The park is open in May – weather permitting, and closes on Labor Day, but is open on weekends after Labor Day through Columbus Day. – learn more