Posted on: August 25, 2016

Surplus Vehicle and Equipment Sale


An online auction of surplus vehicles and equipment of the Borough of State College will be conducted by Public Surplus. The online auction will end on August 31, 2016, at 3 p.m. Inspections of the vehicles and equipment will be held on Tuesday, August 3...Read on...

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Posted on: August 9, 2016

Ordinance 2078

Marijuana Ordinance

On August 1, 2016, the State College Borough Council enacted Ordinance 2078, which amended Chapter V, Conduct by adding Part K of the State College Borough Codification of Ordinances by adding provisions for the assessment of a summary offense for the pos...Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2016

Ordinance 2079


On August 15, 2016, the State College Borough Council enacted Ordinance 2079 establishing the Design and Historic Resources Review Board by amending Chapter I by replacing Section 918 and deleting Section 919 of the State College Borough Codification of O...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2016

Community Meeting on the Upcoming Elementary School Projects

Corl Street

The State College Area School District will hold a community meeting on the upcoming elementary school projects on September 19 at 7 p.m. at Mount Nittany Middle School.

The State College Area School District administration is pursuing a District-Wide ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 9, 2016

West Nile Virus Surveillance


Update: This year, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is directing the County Planning & Community Development Office to increase the frequency of mosquito surveillance (trapping) in the Centre Region. Staff from the Office will b...Read on...

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Posted on: April 1, 2016

Please Control Grass & Weeds, April 1 through October 31

Tall Grass

Spring has finally arrived and with spring begins the task of maintaining our lawns. Borough Code Chapter IX, Part C contains the Ordinance regarding grass and weed control and it specifies that grass and weeds may not exceed six inches in height througho...Read on...

Posted on: August 15, 2016

John Gardner Sworn-in as Chief of Police


On August 15, 2016, the Borough of State College held a swearing-in ceremony for the newly appointed Chief of Police, John Gardner. Gardner will begin serving as the Chief of Police on September 1, 2016.

The last time a Chief of Police was sworn-in at...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2016

Officers Conducting DUI Checkpoints


The Centre County Alcohol Task Force will begin its fall enforcement details next week as the Fall Semester for Penn State University begins. The Task Force will have enforcement details throughout the entire spring and fall semesters. Officers will be lo...Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2016

Drug Take Back


Residents looking to dispose of excess and expired prescription and over-the-counter medications can now visit the safe and secure permanent drop off location at the Borough of State College. The new site is part of a local law enforcement and community i...Read on...

Acceptable Items

Posted on: August 15, 2016

Fall Bike-to-Work Day


State College Borough is collaborating with the community organization CentreBike to encourage residents and commuters to cycle to work on Thursday, September 8, to celebrate our designation as a Bronze level Bicycle Friendly CommunitySM and the Borough's...Read on...