Helpful Information for Individuals
Here is a list of places, organizations, businesses, and other information that could be helpful for you or someone you know.
Service Electric Cablevision (SECV) is the only cable franchise currently authorized to provide cable service in Sunbury.
PPL (Pennsylvania Power and Light)
Every property owner/resident must arrange for garbage collection. There are several providers that provide service in Sunbury.
Water and Wastewater
Sunbury Municipal Authority. Property owners are required to hook up to the City's systems. Wells and septic tanks are not permitted within the City.
Transfer Station and Recycling Center - Sunbury Municipal Authority
Don't forget to register to vote or update your voter registration by going to Votes PA website https://www.votespa.com or contact the Northumberland County Board of Elections for more information (570) 988-4208
The City of Sunbury is proud to be part of the Shikellamy School District. Go to the website for more information.
Triangle Technical Institute.
Lackawanna College Sunbury.
Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove PA
Bucknell University, Lewisburg PA
Bloomsburg University of PA., Bloomsburg, PA
The City of Sunbury has wonderful parks, playgrounds, and community center for all to enjoy. For more information.
The City of Sunbury requires all property owners to keep their properties neat and tidy. If you are a renter, check with your landlord about your responsibilities. City Code Enforcement Officers may issue tickets or citations with fines to those who do not comply with City Code. Some common violations include:
Grass/weeds higher than 10".
Snow/ice not cleared from public sidewalk within 24 hours.
Trash/garbage accumulation, not contained.
Whether you rent or own, be a good neighbor!
Learn about flooding and other hazards
Sunbury is a river town and has experienced catastrophic floods in the past. These days the city is well-protected by a flood wall and levee system. Learn more about how to be prepared for flooding and other hazards HERE.
Individuals Experiencing Essential Needs Problems
(rent, food, utilities, other)
Call 2-1-1 or Text zip code to 898-211
Visit your legislator's websites for more information on resources to help you and your business.
Important Contact Information
State Representative Culver's Office
Northumberland County Dispatch
LERTA is a real property tax exemption program on the additional assessment attributable to the actual costs for new construction or improvements to any industrial, commercial, or other business property located in the designated area. The taxes on the cost associated with the new construction or improvements will be exempted by a certain percentage over a 7-year timeframe until the 8th year, when the property owner would pay taxes on the full new assessment of the property. Click the button for the LERTA application.