The Tamaqua Borough is proud to serve more than 7,000 residents. We welcome businesses and visitors to our community.

Contact us at 570-668-0300 or Office hours are Monday to Friday from 8 AM to 4 PM.

Zoning or Code: 570-578-0165

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Unable to obtain a loan for necessary sidewalk or home repairs? The Borough's CAC (Citizens Advisory Committee) may be able to help. For the Sidewalk Repair Loan Program info, click here.  Be sure to ask about the Home Rehab Loan Program as well. Both programs can end without notice.

C.R.I.Z. (City Revitalization and Improvement Zone)
View and Print CRIZ Overview and Contact Info

View, Download, or Print the CRIZ Reporting Packet

Info: FAQs click here. If your business is located in the CRIZ, an annual report must be completed by June 15th. To file, either you or your tax preparer can log on to:

Important info from FEMA can be found via:

Recyling Reminder for Wednesday Pick Up:  Cardboard should be placed with your recycling. It is not to be put out for trash collection. It is single-stream recycling.

Annual Water Quality Report for 2022