Watsontown Borough

Northumberland County Pennsylvania

Welcome to Watsontown

Watsontown is a borough of about 2,255 residents located in Northumberland County, in central Pennsylvania. Situated along the West Branch of the Susquehanna River, the primary transportation route in the 1700's & 1800's, Watsontown grew as a transportation hub that spurred settlement & building of mills & businesses.  Today, Watsontown has historic homes, manufacturing enterprises & access to recreation along the Susquehanna River & forests of central Pennsylvania.

Borough Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday 7 am to 5 pm

Friday 7 am to 4 pm



News & Announcements

Sesquicentennial Meeting

Watsontown Borough will be celebrating it's 150th 

anniversary in 2017. The next meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 7 pm in Council Chambers.

All are invited to attend.


***Upcoming Meetings***

Watsontown Borough Committee Workshop

Monday, October 10, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.

Watsontown Borough Council Meeting

Monday, October 24, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.


These meetings are now held in Council Chambers.


Planning Commission Meeting

A Planning Commission Meeting will be held on

October 17, 2016 at 7:30 pm in Council Chambers.

All are welcome.


Meeting Procedures

2016 LST (EMS) Forms


Watsontown Borough is now banking with

First National Bank

300 Main Street

Watsontown, PA 17777


2016 Council & Committee Meeting Schedule

2016 Budget

***Susquehanna Greenway Gateway***


Books are available to sign out & review regarding the study at the Watsontown Borough Office and the Montgomery House Library.

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Watsontown Borough
318 Main Street - Watsontown, PA 17777
570.538.1000(v) - 570.538.3353(f)

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