NEWS

Notices to Matamoras Residents:

Garbage pickup will be delayed one day the week of November 11th due to Veteran’s Day.

 

Parking is hereby prohibited on all streets of the borough at any and all times between the hours of 12:00 midnight and 7:00 a.m. from November 1 of each year to April 1 of the following year.
[Added 5-8-2018 by Ord. No. 333 ] No sports equipment may be placed in the right-of-way from November 1 to April 1 of the year.

A. 

General curfew. It shall be unlawful for boys and girls under 18 years of age, such persons being defined for the purposes of this chapter as “children,” to be or remain in or on any of the streets, alleys, parks or public places in the Borough of Matamoras at night after the time of 11:00 p.m. and until 6:00 a.m. during the period from November 3 to September 30, inclusive, unless such person is accompanied by any parent, guardian or other person having the legal custody of such child. After the time of 11:00 p.m. each evening and until 6:00 a.m. the following morning, and during the period hereinabove specified, all such children shall be required to be at home or out of the streets, alleys, parks and public places in the Borough herein provided for.

B. 

Curfew during Halloween period. It shall be unlawful for boys and girls under 18 years of age, such persons being defined for the purposes of this chapter as “children,” to be or remain in or on any of the streets, alleys, parks or public places in the Borough of Matamoras at night after the time of 8:00 p.m. during the period from October 1 to November 2, inclusive, of each year, unless such person is accompanied by any parent, guardian or other person having the legal custody of such child. After the time of 8:00 p.m. each evening and until 6:00 a.m. the following morning, and during the period hereinabove specified, all such children shall be required to be at home or out of the streets, alleys, parks and public places in the Borough herein provided for.

 

537 Plan Lot Inspection

If you did not receive a On-Lot Sewage Survey and would like to volunteer for a lot inspection of your septic system please complete the linked survey. You may return it the Matamoras Borough Office or send it directly to HRG, their address and email are provide on the survey. The inspections are free, no risk, and no digging inspections. The surveys and inspections will help HRG assess where the highest need areas for public sewage are located within the Borough. The completion of the required amount of inspections increases our chances of receiving additional funding from grants.

Act 537 Sewage Survey  (click here)

  • These inspections are for the Act 537 Plan, which needs to be updated and can be used for 20 years of planning
  • The purpose is for needs identification of Act 537 Plan, which is required by the DEP
  • The inspections will be a quick visual survey (no digging)
  • We will not be directly reporting malfunctions to the SEO or other authorities
  • The Act 537 Plan is needed for grant funding. If it is not completed, there will be higher fees for connected users

2019 Holiday Schedule

       With the exception of holidays, garbage pickup for the Borough of Matamoras is every Monday for Ave. A through Pennsylvania Ave. and Tuesday for Ave. L through Airport Park. If a holiday falls on a Monday then both pickup days are delayed 1 day. If a holiday falls on Tuesday, ONLY Tuesday pick is delayed 1 day.  For Christmas, depending on the day off the week December 24th falls on, pickup maybe delayed 2 days. Please click on the above Holiday Schedule link to see the current year’s Holiday Schedule.