Police Coverage

Penn Lake is now being covered by the Pennsylvania State Police.

Please call 911 in an emergency and for any non-emergency reason call 570-819-4916

Garbage Collection

County Waste
800-832-1332 or 570-685-5000

Instructions for Septic Systems / Grinder Pumps

Click here for User Instructions for Septic Systems / Grinder Pumps


Flood Insurance Map

The Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map for Penn Lake Park Borough will become effective in the Spring of 2012, with the exact date pending notification from FEMA. There is a net increase of approximately 78 properties that will be included within the 100 Year Flood Plain which were not under the current Flood Insurance Rate Map that was published in 1980. You are encouraged to examine this Map in relationship to your property.

The most of land surrounding the Lake is classified as an “A” Zone.  Click here for the FEMA publication that provides information regarding properties classified as being located in an “A” Zone.

Have you received a letter stating that your property is in a flood zone?

If you need to view the FEMA flood map, it may be found using FEMA’s Map Search feature.  Note that when viewing the flood map containing your property, the location of your address will not be pinpointed on the flood map.  If you require assistance with this tool, please contact the MSC Customer Service Department at ‘877-336-2627.  For more information about FEMA’s Map Service Center, just click here. To view flood maps using Google Earth, go here.