This meeting has been canceled for lack of agenda items.
At the August 2, 2016, Board of Supervisor’s meeting, a conflict was discovered for the upcoming Board of Supervisor’s meeting for September 6, 2016. THE SEPTEMBER 6, 2016 MEETING HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 AT 7:00 pm.
Click here to see the interactive Gypsy Moth Spraying Map from PA DCNR.
Areas that are to be sprayed are displayed in Blue
Areas that are currently being sprayed are displayed in Red
Areas that have been sprayed are displayed in Green
Utilize the drop-down menu in the upper right-hand corner to choose your County and Municipality.
For your Information: A Local Government Advisory was received by Rice Township from the Luzerne County Engineering Office regarding the spraying of Gypsy Moths. Click here to read the Advisory in its entirety: Local Government Advisory
Residents wishing to submit a paper survey may obtain them from the Rice Township Municipal Building, 3000 Church Road, during normal business hours.
All surveys are anonymous, and will assist the Board of Supervisors in creating a Comprehensive Plan.
All surveys must be submitted by May 9th at the close of business.
Please direct all questions to the Rice Township Secretary: (570) 868-6400
MOUNTAINTOP AREA COG YARD WASTE FACILITY
Location: Oak Hill Road in the Crestwood Industrial Park
Hours: Wednesday 10am-2pm and Saturday 10am-4pm, April 2nd thru November
Requires Annual Permit ($10 for residents, $50 for landscapers), which may be purchased from the Township Secretary during normal business hours.
Leaves, grass and small branches are accepted.
Mulch will be available for purchase, rates to be announced.
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT YOU MUST PURCHASE AN ANNUAL PERMIT FROM THE TOWNSHIP SECRETARY IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 2016 LEAF PICK-UP IN THE FALL. NO LEAVES WILL BE PICKED UP WITHOUT A PERMIT.
Attendant: Curt Hardiman
Hours of Operation: Saturday 9am-2pm
Beginning April 6th, Summer Hours are in effect:
Saturday 9am-2pm and Wednesday 4pm to 7pm
Please be advised that tax bills may not be dropped off at the Municipal Building outside of normal Rebate hours.
The Tax Collector will be at the Rice Township Municipal Building during the Rebate period: Mondays from 4pm to 6pm.