|Paupack Township located along the northern banks of Lake
Wallenpaupack, in Wayne County, Pennsylvania, was incorporated in 1850, as a
Township of the Second Class. Paupack Township is made up of the Village of
Lakeville and the Village of Uswick and currently has about 70 residential
subdivisions, the two largest being Wallenpaupack Lake Estates and Paupacken
Lake Estates. The township is 33 square miles, and is approximately 21,000
acres and maintains approximately 16 miles of roads. Paupack Township has
a population of about 3,000 full time residents and is part of the Wallenpaupack
Paupack Township is governed by three elected Township
Supervisors. The Township Building is located at 25 Daniels Road. We
also maintain a Planning Commission, Code Enforcement Section, Road Maintenance
Section and Administrative Staff. The township also operates a monthly
food pantry and monthly recycling program.
Paupack Township encompasses 24 miles of the northern
shore line of Lake Wallenpaupack. Summer activities include beaches,
boating, fishing and lake front restaurants. Winter activities included ice
fishing, snowmobiling and local skiing. Paupack Township is also the home
to Cove Haven Resort.
As of Monday, May 11,
2020, the following
will apply when entering the Municipal Building.
As of Tuesday, 4/14/2020,
approx. 21.4% of the recognized address points in Paupack Twp. have
filled out the 2020 Census. In 2010, 36.1% of the recognized
address points responded by the end of that Census. It is very
important to participate:
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TOWNSHIP RECYCLING (2nd
and 4th Saturdays of the month from 8:00AM – 12:00 Noon) will resume
on Saturday, May 9, 2020. Please
check this website for further updates or call the Township building
at (570) 226-3115.
Pennsylvania Primary Election has been postponed from Tuesday, April
28, 2020 to Tuesday, June 2, 2020.
PAUPACK TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL BUILDING
WILL BE CLOSED TO PUBLIC ACCESS EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY.
PLEASE CALL TWP. AT 570-226-3115 IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE DURING
The Building Inspector
will resume accepting applications on Monday, May 4, 2020 via
the black drop off mailbox right outside the glass door (main
entrance to the Township building). Likewise, permits will be issued
for pickup via the black drop off mailbox. The Building
Inspector will be inside the municipal building on
Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM, resuming his
regular office hours with social distancing in place. He can
be reached at (570) 226-0632 inside the municipal building during
those hours. Leave a message at the same number during other hours,
or call (570) 226-3115 for further assistance.
Township Recreation Park is closed until further notice.
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CANCELLED FOR 2020
- GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP OF PA (Click
for info) – Paupack Township
Building, Saturday, April 18, 2020 (Rain Date: April 19, 2020) at
CANCELLED FOR 2020 – PAUPACK TOWNSHIP
SPRING CLEANUP DAY – Paupack Township Building, May 16, 2020.
- We now accept credit cards for Zoning &
Building Permit fees. Please call the township for more
- Notary services are suspended until
further notice - the Township building is closed to public access.
- Pennsylvania Municipalities Pension Trust - ACT 44
- The Paupack Township Supervisors usually
meet the 2nd Thursday of the month at 6:30 PM. The Paupack
Township Planning Commission usually meets the 1st Thursday of the
month at 6:30 PM. Due to the COVID-19 health emergency, these
meetings may be revised or cancelled. Please check this
website for further updates or call the Township building at (570)
- THERE WILL BE NO PUBLIC HEARINGS
(Conditional Use, Zoning Hearing Board) UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE due to
the COVID-19 health emergency. Please check this website for
further updates or call the Township building at (570) 226-3115.
- Reflective Address Marker Order Form
at Township municipal building, 25 Daniels Road, Lakeville, PA,
“At the May 2013 meeting
of the Board of Supervisors a Resolution (2013-029) was passed that bans
the use of Alcohol & Tobacco at the recreation ground. The entire
recreation area is now an Alcohol & Tobacco Free Campus. A written
form of Rules and Regulations for the recreation ground will be posted
at the recreation ground for you to look at, and it is also available
here on our
web-site under the “Parks & Recreation Link”. The local and state
authorities have been notified regarding the new Resolution. The
Board of Supervisors appreciates the cooperation of everyone regarding
the new rules at the Recreation Ground”.