A portion of Cortez Rd. will be CLOSED to one lane Saturday, November 18, 2017 for the HERO'S HAUL III Walk/Run. Please plan on leaving a little earlier. READ MORE
WANTED!! Individuals interested in serving on the Jefferson Township Sewer Authority. READ MORE
HERO HAUL III 5K RUN/WALK Saturday, November 18, 2017 READ MORE

Recycling will be CLOSED Saturday, November 4, 2017 due the the Veterans Memorial Walk/Run

See Map of Proposed Improvement Project on 348 and Wimmers Rd. READ MORE


Meetings: Third Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are a Township resident and are not hooked up to the municipal sewer system, problems or questions about your on-lot septic system should be directed to Jefferson Township Sewer Officer Homer Butler at 570-840-5807, not the Sewer Authority.

The Sewer Authority Office is located in the Jefferson Township Municipal Building at

487 Cortez Road
Jefferson Twp., PA 18436

Sewer Authority Phone Numbers:

  • (570) 689-9522
  • (570) 689-9502

Fax: (570) 689-7661


The Jefferson Township Sewer Authority has received information from USDA regarding 504 Home Repair Loans and Grants.  This is an income eligible program to repair health and safety hazards for homeowners in rural areas.  Please contact the Authority for additional information.  You can also visit the PA website for your closest USDA Rural Development Office: