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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is Kingston Township’s local tax rate?

A: 1.55%

Q: What are the Administration hours?

A: Monday-Friday 8:30 A.M.- 4:30 P.M.

Q:What are the Tax Collector’s hours?

A: Monday and Wednesday, 10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.

Q: Where can taxes be paid?

A: Taxes can be paid at the Administration Building located at 180 E. Center St. Shavertown, PA 18708

Q: What is the number for the Zoning Officer?

A: The Township’s Zoning Officer is Bill Eck and can be reached Monday-Friday 8:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M. at 570-696-3809

Q: Are sewer and trash bills to be paid to the Township?

A: No, sewer and trash bills are to be paid to Dallas Area Municipal Authority.

Q: What is the number to the Fire Companies?

A: Trucksville Volunteer Fire Company – 570-696-1871 Shavertown Volunteer Fire Company – 570-675-1302

Q: What is D.A.M.A.’s phone number?

A: The Dallas Area Municipal Authority can be reach by calling 570-696-1133 or visited through their website

Q: What is the Magistrate Tupper’s Administration phone number?

A: Magistrate Tupper’s office is located in the rear of the Trucksville Fire Hall at 11 Carverton Rd., Trucksville, PA 18708, and can be reached at 570-696-4477