180 East Center Street
Shavertown, PA 18708-1514
(570)696-3809 • (570)696-3411 Fax

Calendar of Events


The Kingston Township Compost Site is now operating on the Fall Schedule:


Weekdays 10:00 am to 7:00 pm Weekends - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm;


Weekdays 10:00 am to 5:30 pm. Weekends 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Closed on Thanksgiving.

Officially closed for the season on December 1, 2017.


The Kingston Township Board of Supervisors has announced the Yard Waste/Bagged Leaf Pickup has been scheduled for November 13, 2017 through November 30, 2017 between the hours of 7am and 3pm, Monday through Friday. Yard Waste/Bagged Leaf Pickup will be Curbside Only. The Kingston Township Compost Site will close for the season effective December 1 2017. Residents are advised to have yard waste and bagged leaves placed at the curbside for pick-up. Bags containing grass clippings will not be accepted. Ordinance 2004-4 prohibits the burning of leaves. Yard waste consists of sticks and twigs bundled three (3) feet in length and one (1) foot in height and one (1) foot wide. Limit two (2) bundles, Large limbs will not be accepted. Township Ordinance also prohibits residents from sweeping leaves into gutters and roadways. The leaves block storm-drains and pose a serious maintenance problem. Residents with questions can call the Township Administrative Office at 570-696-3809 or the Public Works Department at 570-696-3650. Residents are encouraged to visit our website at www.kingstontownship.com and sign up to be on our e-mailing list to receive up to date information regarding events and services. Residents can also join the Township on your Facebook page on the website link.


The Winter Parking Ordinance will be in effect beginning November 1st until March 31, 2018. Residents are reminded that parking is prohibited on Township streets between the hours of 10 pm and 6 am daily, during snow storms or for eight (8) hours after the end of a storm.

180 East Center Street
Shavertown, PA 18708-1514 (570)696-3809 • (570)696-3411 Fax
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