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 School District.

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.

 

Bruce Chandler, Supervisor
bruceppk@ptd.net

Robert A. Boogertman, Supervisor

Marianne Unger, Secretary/Treasurer
marippk@ptd.net

James R. Martin, Supervisor
jrmconsulting@live.com

Leigh Gilbert, Asst. Public Works Director, Open Records Officer
leighppk@ptd.net
Cheryl Scartelli, Assistant Secretary/Treasurer
cherylppk@ptd.net

 

SPECIAL INFORMATION:

  • As of Monday, May 11, 2020, the following COVID-19 Protocol 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: CLICK HERE to complete.

  • 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 REGULAR HOURS.

  • 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.

  • Paupack 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 8:30AM.

  • CANCELLED FOR 2020 – PAUPACK TOWNSHIP SPRING CLEANUP DAY – Paupack Township Building, May 16, 2020.  No rescheduling.

  • We now accept credit cards for Zoning & Building Permit fees.  Please call the township for more information.
     
  • 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) 226-3115.
     
  • 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 (Purchase at Township municipal building, 25 Daniels Road, Lakeville, PA, 18438)

“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”.