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



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



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


 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

Commissioner’s  Meeting  Monday, April 21st at 7:00 p.m.

Commissioner’s April 7th Meeting Agenda


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