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View past meeting agendas, or read minutes from past meetings. Online and immediate. View a list of Rush Township ordinances and resolutions online.

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Services provided in Rush Township, PA,
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Whatever your need, we have you covered. Planning, zoning & permitting, police, fire, sewer, water, garbage & recycling, taxes and roads.


Rush Township, Schuylkill County, PA
An area rich in outdoor activities

Come discover the many hidden delights of our region. Learn more about our area, our history dating back to the Declaration of Independence, our recreational offerings and parks, our area schools and colleges, and our economic development opportunities for business.

Overview of our area

Welcome to Rush Township

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Rush Township is almost 24 square miles of farmland, hills, villages, residential developments, commercial property, and light industries in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Of that, 22.8 square miles is land, and 1.0 square mile (about 4.25 percent) is water.

On this site, you can explore the township's history, get detailed information about the services provided to residents and businesses, and learn about governmental operations. We invite you to check back often, as new information is added before and after municipal meetings.

Whether you want to read the newest proposed ordinance, find out when your garbage will be picked up, or discover how "Quakake" got its name, you can find it here.

Come back again soon!



Rush Township offers FREE electronics & metal recycling (i.e., bikes, grills, washers, dryers & stoves) for residents.  Drop off at the Township Building Monday thru Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 p.m.  A current Drivers I.D. is needed for proof of Rush Township Residency.  

If you need assistance unloading your electronics or pick up of your LARGE metal items, please call the township office at 570-668-2938 to make arrangements.  


October Minutes 2014

September 2014 Minutes

Upcoming events

Thu Feb 18 @ 7:00PM -
Board of Supervisors Meeting

Public Documents

Online documents

Looking for the latest minutes, agendas and ordinances? The Rush Township Electronic Government Initiative places them all just a click away.

Your Government

Rush Twp. Government

An entire section of this website is dedicated to your local government: it's structure and how it operates.

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Govt. Services

Making life easier

Many services are provided in Rush Township. Browse our services section for details.

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Contact Info

Mail, phone & email

Rush Township Municipal Building
Route 54
Hometown, PA 18252
Telephone: (570) 668-2938
E-mail: info@rushtownship.org

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