Mayor Tony GeorgeMayor Tony George

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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.

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Upcoming Events

October 22, 2018 - 1:00pm to 6:00pm
October 24, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
October 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
October 25, 2018 - 11:00am
October 25, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm

Public Square Upgrades, Phase 1 to Begin; Changes to City Event Locations »

The City of Wilkes-Barre will begin the first phase of upgrades to Public Square on Monday, October 22, 2018. Work...

City Launches Online Parking Ticket Payment Option »

Mayor Tony George is happy to announce that the City of Wilkes-Barre has officially launched its online parking ticket...

Wilkes-Barre Health Department to Exercise Public Health Emergency Preparedness Plans »

The Wilkes-Barre City Health Department will be exercising its public health emergency preparedness plans on Saturday,...

Video Tour of Wilkes-Barre