Council holds line on taxes

June 27th, 2015 1:21 am

First Posted: 1/6/2013

During the Hughestown Borough Council session, it was determined there will be no new taxes.

Improvements to borough streets will continue and problem properties have been addressed.

Residents using Pittston city for garbage collection have until Jan. 7 to use their current stickers.

Christmas trees placed at curbside will be collected until Feb. 4.

Residents who would like to read the budget may obtain a copy at the borough building.

Anyone needing information on gas service is asked to call 1-800-652-0440, ext. #7.

Council member Wayne Quick has been appointed chairman of council.

Robert Gable was appointed vice chairman, Angela Acierno is secretary/ treasurer and Moon Copp has been appointed street chairman. Meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month in the borough building.

Girls softball

Hughestown Girls Softball League will meet at 2 p.m. today, Jan. 6 in the borough building. Parents interested in assisting the league are encouraged to attend. For more information, contact Joanne at 457-3761.