Mayor Tony GeorgeMayor Tony George
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        Welcome to the City of Wilkes-Barre's Website

My administration continues to make strides in restoring Law & Order. We take every measure possible to achieve financial stability while continuing to fight crime, combat blight, rebuild infrastructure, and provide city residents the level of services they deserve and expect. Additionally, my administration takes pride in encouraging and recognizing the achievements of our diverse, hard-working citizens. 
 
It is the duty of my administration to listen to the needs and concerns of Wilkes-Barre’s citizens. We strive to remedy as many issues as possible, as soon as possible.

To best serve your needs & concerns, please call
the Mayor's Help Line at 570.821.1111.


Enjoy "Summer in the City" by attending Wilkes-Barre's Summer Special Events. Find full event details here.

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Upcoming Events

July 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
July 23, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
July 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
July 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
July 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Large Item Collection

2018 Large Item Curbside Collection »

Mayor George is happy to announce a curbside large item pickup. 

The Large Item Pickup will begin on Monday...

Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration Rescheduled »

Independence Day Fireworks and Festivities were postponed, due to inclement weather, from Wednesday July 4th to this...

4th of July Collection Schedule

4th of July Collection Schedule »

In observance of Independence Day, City Hall will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th and DPW services will be postponed.

Video Tour of Wilkes-Barre