Water Boil Advisory UPDATE

Water Boil Advisory has been LIFTED as of 11:50 a.m. on Friday, April 27th.

Water Boil Advisory


The Tamaqua Area Water Authority is issuing a Boil Water Advisory effective Wednesday, April 25, 2018 beginning at 6:00 a.m. for all customers served by the Authority until further notice.

You will be notified when you no longer need to boil your drinking water.

For more information, please contact the Borough Office at 570-668-0300 or the Still…


Schuylkill Keep It Pretty

Tamaqua Fire Department efforts help Tamaqua Fire Insurance Rating Improve

The Insurance Services Office (ISO) recently completed an analysis of the structural fire suppression delivery system provided in Tamaqua.  The ISO analysis then establishes a scoring system. ISO gives fire suppression delivery systems a numeric score with, Class 1 being the best fire suppression a community could possibly have, down to Class 10 which means there’s not much, if any, fire suppression…

Pool Passes Now Available

Form for pool passes is available on our website:

HELP WANTED-Water Treatment Plant Operator

The Tamaqua Borough is currently accepting applications for the position of a full-time Water Treatment Plant Operator for a 5 MGD water filtration plant. Class A Operators License preferred. Applicants should posses a high school diploma and a valid PA drivers license.

Interested applicants may contact the Borough of…

HELP WANTED-Pool Employees

The Borough of Tamaqua is accepting applications for part-time pool lifeguards, clerks and assistant managers at the H. D. Buehler Memorial Pool for May thru August 2018. Background checks, lifeguard and first aid certifications required. Contact: Borough of Tamaqua, 320 E. Broad St., Tamaqua, PA 18252, phone 570-668-3444 or 570-668-0300. Applications due March 30.

HELP WANTED-General Maintenance

The Borough of Tamaqua is seeking part-time, seasonal employees for grass cutting, painting, general maintenance, etc. No experience necessary. $8.00/hr. Contact: Borough of Tamaqua, 320 E. Broad St., Tamaqua, PA 18252, phone 570-668-3444 or 570-668-0300.

Business Opportunity-Tamaqua Pool Concession Stand


The Borough of Tamaqua is seeking a qualified individual or company to operate the concession stand at the Tamaqua pool for June thru August 2018. The stand serves over 2,000 patrons from Tamaqua/Panther Valley area. Tenant is responsible for electric and propane. Tenant must have expertise managing a concession operation. Contact: Borough of Tamaqua, 320 E. Broad…


Do Not Drink the Water without Boiling it First starting on Monday, September 11, 2017 at 7:00am. until further notice.