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BURN BAN IN EFFECT
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for Monroe County. A Red Flag Warning consititues a Burn Ban for Paradise Township. Burn Ban is in effect Wed. April 23 from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm. More information can be found at http://www.weather.gov/phi/
SPRING CLEAN UP, May 1 and May 2 - 7:00 to 5:00, May 3 - 7:00 to 12:00.
SENIOR CLEAN UP, April 29 and April 30. Please call 570-595-9880 to schedule by April 25.
May 5, 2014
5:00 Work Session 6:00 Regular Meeting
Zoning & Sewage

Zoning

ZONING PERMITS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL CONSTRUCTION IN PARADISE TOWNSHIP.

Permits are required for all new homes, additions, renovations that alter the footprint or roofline of any structure, accessory structures like storage sheds and detached garages, porches, decks, and pools. Permits are also required for yard sales, special events, commercial burning, temporary storage of nuisance vehicles, signs, and home occupations.

If in doubt, please call the Paradise Township Zoning Officer at 570-595-8840.

Paradise Township has a lot-clearing rule that prohibits removal of native vegetation within certain setback areas unless it is dead, diseased or dangerous. Don't cut down that tree without confirming compliance with this rule! Setback areas vary depending on zoning district. [Reference Section 160-12(A)(43.A) of the Paradise Township Code of Ordinance for details.]

For information, call the Paradise Township Zoning Officer at 570-595-8840.



SEWAGE

Applications for on-lot septic systems, percolation tests and test pits must be made with the Sewage Enforcement Officer.

Call 570-595-9880 Ext 2.


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