Bellefonte Borough offices will be closed on Friday, April 3, 2015, in observance of Good Friday. If your refuse pickup is on Fridays, your refuse will be picked up on Wednesday, April 1. The refuse crew will begin at 5:00 a.m. Please be sure to leave your refuse out after 6:00 p.m. the night before.
Centre County Recycling and Refuse Authority’s Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event will be held this May 1-2. To read more about this event, please click here. HHW Ad
Bellefonte Borough Authority has increased water and sewer rates. Beginning with the January billing, there was an increase of $1.00 per 1,000 gallons of water and an increase of $1.00 per quarter for sewer.
As a reminder to all residents and business owners, under § 495-22, you are required to have the snow/ice removed from your sidewalks within 24 hours after the same has ceased to fall.
Also, no business or property owner or property occupant, whether personally or by hire, shall clear his or her parking area, driveway, sidewalk or lot of snow by blowing, plowing, pushing or dumping such snow onto a Borough right-of-way or street or other public property.
If you want to read the entire ordinance regarding snow and ice removal, please go to http://bellefonte.net/government/borough-ordinances/ and go to Chapter 495.
At a time when Ebola is all over the news, we want to make sure you have the clear-cut facts about Ebola. Please get informed by visiting http://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USHHS/bulletins/d6634f and share this information with your friends and family to make sure they know the facts about Ebola.
Applications are being taken for fire police. Anyone interested can contact Tim Schreffler at 574-6800.
Bellefonte Borough would like to welcome Centre Region Code. They are performing inspection and building services to Bellefonte Borough. For more information on Centre Region Code, please go to www.centreregioncode.org.
Recently the Borough revised its door-to-door sales ordinance. One change is § 410-22. List of homes not wishing to be solicited. There is now a “Do Not Disturb” opt-out form for Borough residents that can be completed and submitted by those residents who do not want door-to-door sales people. This form can be found on our website either under “Borough Forms” or on the right-hand side of the home page. Simply complete all the required fields and submit. Your address only will be placed on a “Do Not Disturb” list that will be provided to anyone who obtains a solicitor’s permit.
Bellefonte Borough is now accepting credit card payments for water, sewer and refuse bills. Please click here to make your payments on the secure website. Please note the first time on the website you will be asked to register.
Bellefonte’s Big Spring water was named “Pennsylvania’s Best Tasting Water” at the Pennsylvania Rural Water Association Conference.