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Public Safety

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John Barnhart

Public Safety Director

Public Safety Dept.

225 Market St
Sunbury, PA 17801

t: 570-286-4207
f: 570-286-3090 


Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Department of Public Safety is responsible for the administration and enforcement of laws, ordinances, and city code enacted for the purpose of protecting the health, safety, and welfare of city residents, businesses, and visitors. The Department provides oversight and support to the Fire Department, Emergency Medical Service, and Emergency Management System.

The Code Administration Office is the focal point for matters related to zoning, parcels and properties, building construction and renovation, and property maintenance.

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