Announcements/Upcoming Events:

Mid Valley School District Community Resources Fair: March 28, 2023 (6:30 – 7:30 P.M.)

All families living in Dickson City, Olyphant, and Throop who have children enrolled in the Mid Valley School District are invited to this informational session to learn about all the services available through the district and community agencies. School personnel and representatives from various area agencies will be present to share information and answer questions. We will offer pizza and refreshments, and you will have a chance to win some prizes! Language interpretation services will be available in all major languages. You may go to one of three locations: Dickson City Civic Center – 935 Albert Street, Dickson City, Throop Civic Center – 500 Sanderson Street, Throop, or Olyphant Ambulance Building – 530 East Park Street, Olyphant.

MVSD Community Resource Fair Invitation (Spanish)

MVSD Community Resources Fair Flyer_March 2023


You are encouraged to follow the CDC and PA Department of Health website and Facebook for COVID 19 updates and recommendations.

NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CHANGE OF PAYMENT ACCEPTANCE FOR 2021 TAX BILLS. The TAX OFFICE is CLOSED until further notice. All tax payments are to be mailed to 436 Sanderson St., Throop, PA 18512 or can be dropped in the drop box located outside of the Municipal Building.  Checks made payable to: Tax Collector-Throop.  Receipts will be mailed if a self addressed and stamped envelope is provided. Thank you for your cooperation and patience.


Click the below link to view Throop Borough’s NPDES (National Pollution Discharge Elimination System) Permit

NPDES Permit

There have been recent changes to the Lackawanna County Recycling Progam!

Click the link below for Recycling Information From Lackawanna County Recycling Website…..

The Throop Civic Center has been expanding the Senior Center and will be offering lunch on Monday’s to be served at noon. Reservations are needed by the Thursday prior. Please contact the Throop Civic Center @570-383-7906 for reservations, transportation (if needed) and details.

To report any illegal spills or anything related to storm water please contact Robert Kalinoski, Street Commissioner by email, by phone 570-489-2937 or you can call the Borough Building at 570-489-8311.  After business hours and on weekends please call Communication Center Non Emergency at 570-342-9111.

(Check back frequently for Updates)

FEMA Flood Risk Open House

Click to view the FEMA Flood Hazard Mapping Fact Sheet

What to do When Your Bank Requires You to Have Flood Insurance

FEMA Response Letter 8/24/18


PA Department of Health – Keystone Landfill Community Update







Throop Neighborhood Watch Association
Meetings are held the 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Civic Center

Contact:  Bob Robbins – President
– Vice President