Pennsylvania Right to Know Law PDF Print E-mail


Providing for access to public information, for a designated open-records officer in each Commonwealth agency, local agency, judicial agency and legislative agency, for procedure, for appeal of agency determination, for judicial review and for the Office of Open Records; imposing penalties; providing for reporting by State-related institutions; requiring the posting of certain State contract information on the Internet; and making related repeals.

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Township Office General Information 570 386-4002
Natalie D. Haggerty Secretary/Treasurer 570 386-4002
Tax Collector

Building and Zoning

Scott Bieber Sewage Enforcement Officer 610 965-1167
William Brior Alternate S.E.O. 570 384-3408
LTL Consultants
Township Engineer 610 987-9290
Carl Faust Building Code Official 570 617 2577
Carl Faust Zoning Officer 570 617 2577

Carbon County Directory

Commissioners Office 570 325-3611
Carbon County Election Bureau 570 325-4801
Carbon County Sheriff 570 325-2821
Carbon County Tax Assessment Office 570 325-5254
Emergency Management Agency 570 325-3097

Education and Culture

Lehighton Memorial Library 610 377-2750
Lehighton Area School District
Administration 610 377-4490
Mahoning Elementary School 570 386-4678
Middle School 610 377-6535

Emergency Services

Emergency Any Fire, Police or Medical Emergency 911
Carbon County Communications Center Non-Emergency Number 800 452-1813
Mahoning Valley Ambulance Association Information 570 386-2518
Penn-Mahoning Valley Ambulance Association Information 570 386-4833
Mahoning Valley Volunteer Fire Co. #1 Information 570 386-4302


Blue Mountain Health Systems 610 377-1300


Emergency 911

570 386-2241


Audie Mertz Chief of Police 570 386-2241
District Justice Office 570 645-3024
Pennsylvania State Police-Lehighton 610 377-4270


Thomas Nanovic Township Solicitor 570 325-2774

State Agencies

Department of Environmental Protection 570 621-3118
Pennsylvania Game Commission 570 674-5065
PennDOT-Lehighton 610 377-1880
Road Crew PDF Print E-mail

Crew Leader - Nevin Fry

Mahoning Township has a full time Road Department. The department’s job is to repair roads, install drainage facilities, plow snow, install signs, and other highway work. They also maintain the buildings and grounds of the township. Some work is also done on state highways under PennDOT contracts.

The township has 43.74 miles in the township road system plus 29.26 miles in the state highway system for a total of 73 miles of road.

Contact Phone: (570) 818-4348

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Township Office Information

2685 Mahoning Drive East, Lehighton, PA 18235

Route 902 – 4 Miles West of Lehighton

570 386-4002

The Township office is open Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The township office is closed in observance for the following holidays.

New Year’s Day

Good Friday

Easter Monday

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Thanksgiving Day

Day After Thanksgiving

Christmas Day

Both Election Days


All complaints, whether in letter form or on the telephone, must be accompanied by the complainant’s name and address. This allows the township to follow up a complaint.