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B O R O U G H   B U L L E T I N

To serve and provide for the needs of the residents and businesses of Hamburg in the most efficient and economical manner while still preserving pride and tradition.


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If you are planning an overnight trip to the Hamburg reservoir area, you are required to register your vehicle prior to your trip. Registration can be done over the phone or stop by the Borough Office, Monday - Friday, 8am to 5pm. Vehicles parked overnight that are not registered will be ticketed. 


The Boil Water Advisory put into effect on 9/14/2016 for water customers North of Interstate 78 and along South 4th Street between State and Pine Streets has been lifted effective immediately. The Hamburg Municipal Authority would like to thank its customers for their patience during this time.


2016 Trick or Treat nights will be held on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 & Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 6pm to 8:30pm.


A medication drop box is now available for the public's use and is located outside of the Police Department in the Hamburg Municipal Center. For more information, please visit the Police section of this website.


Yard waste collection will continue every Saturday until December 3, 2016. Please note that yard waste placed out in bags will not be taken. 

Street Sweeping will continue every Friday morning until December 2, 2016.

Marisa C. Lenceski

61 North 3rd Street

Hamburg, PA 19526

office (610) 562-7821

fax     (610) 562-846

Click here for a form.

Our Mission

Code of Ordinances


Stay current and find the information you need by accessing the Borough of Hamburg's complete municipal code online!

Online Bill Pay


Click below to access Online Bill Pay services to make payments on your Water, Sewer and Trash bills.

MONTHLY Meeting Schedule

Borough Council

4th Monday of each month at 7pm in the Council Chamber of the Municipal Center

Municipal Authority

3rd Wednesday of each month at 7pm in the Council Chamber of the Municipal Center

Planning Commission

3rd Tuesday of each month at 7pm in the Council Chamber of the Municipal Center

Library Board

2nd Tuesday of each month at 7pm at the Hamburg Public Library, 35 North 3rd Street

Zoning Hearing Board & Civil Service Commission

Meetings are scheduled and advertised on an as needed basis.

Borough Council Committees

All Committee meetings are held in the Caucus Room of the Municipal Center:

Road Committee - 2nd Tuesday of each month at 3pm

Property Committee - 2nd Tuesday of each month at 3:30pm

Personnel Committee - 2nd Tuesday of each month at 4pm

Finance Committee - 4th Monday of each month at 6pm

Safety & Public Relations - 4th Monday of each month at 6:30pm

Open Records Officer


Keep up-to-date with the Municipal Authority, Planning Commission & Borough Council by viewing meeting minutes online.