Property Owners, Landlords, & Realtors are required to keep their properties maintained by keeping lawns mowed and other vegetation trimmed. Borough Ordinance 259
The Borough reminds residents not to mow grass clippings into the street. Grass clippings are considered litter. Residents found mowing grass into the street could receive a fine from $50 to $300. Borough Ordinance 299
Permits are required when doing any remodeling or repair to the outside of your property. The type of permit required depends on the type of work you are doing. There are two types of permits, Land Use Permits issued by the Borough and Building Permits issued by Pennsafe.
This is the most commonly issued permit. This permit is for basic repair and remodeling on a private dwelling where no structural changes to the dwelling are being made. A land use permit can be obtained in the Curwensvile Borough Office.
An application for a Land Use Permit can be filled out in the Curwensville Borough Office between 7 AM and 3 PM Monday thru Friday or you can print it by clicking on the download button below.
You will need the following items to obtain a permit:
Building permits are required when there is new construction or there are alterations to an existing structure. All work done to commercial properties require a building permit.
Click The Button Below for Other Types of Building Permits.
For the safety and comfort of all our citizens, the Borough requires a Burn Permit.
While we are updating our Peddling & Solicitation Ordinance, Soliciting in the Borough is suspended.
Citizens may cut downed trees and limbs at Irvin Park. A SIGNED PERMIT IS REQUIRED.
No standing trees can be cut.
Applications are available in the borough office or click the link below to download and print. Please bring the completed application, any supporting documents required, and a check or cash for any fees due to the borough office. If approved, your permit application will be signed and a copy held on file in the Borough Office. Call 814-236-1840 for Assistance.
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