Forty Fort Borough is a beautiful tree-lined bedroom community that is located in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.  For a Map and Directions, click on the Read More Button below...

Read More


Forty Fort Borough was Settled in 1778 and Incorporated in 1887.




Important Info


Our Projects


We always strive to keep our residents notified of any projects that may affect them.  This is where you will learn what projects we are currently working on.


Important Data Needed

fireCLICK HERE to submit the necessary emergency response information to the Forty Fort Fire Department.  If a fire emergency ever happens at your home, make sure our Fire Department has the information they need to save lives...

Hot Topics

parkingParking Permits
Forty Fort Borough residents may now purchase their 2015 Parking Permit stickers at a cost of $25.00 each. Residents are reminded that you must have a parking permit sticker displayed on every vehicle that will be parked on the street between the hours of 2:00 AM & 5:00 AM. CLICK HERE to download the permit application.

Snow Removal Parking Restrictions

The Department of Public Works is determined to provide residents with improved snow removal. Plowing will occur as determined by the Public Works Director based on total accumulation, prevailing conditions and near future forecasts.


Sign-Up now to receive important messages and notifications from Forty Fort Borough.

You will receive important notifications from the Administration, Police, Fire, Code Enforcement and Street Department...



Street Named...

camryn way

On Friday, December 19th,2014, the the Access Road to the Luzerne County Recreation Fields (Near the Airport) was renamed Camryn Way in memory of Camryn Lee Shultz, a beautiful 1 year old little girl who tragically lost her life on October 27, 2013 in Forty Fort Borough.


Recent News

Coming Soon...


Terms of Use

sampleThe Forty Fort Borough Website was designed for informational purposes only...

Read More

You may need to click on ALLOW BLOCKED CONTENT at the bottom of your web browser to view everything on our website.  No need to worry, OUR WEBSITE IS SAFE!

snow ban

How it works...

If it snows 3 or more inches, a snow emergency will be declared and a special parking ban will be implimented.  When the ban is implimented:

1. On the day the Snow Emergency is declared, parking will be restricted to the side of the street based on the date.  For example if it is December 11th (an odd date) you should park on the side of the street with odd numbered addresses.  Conversely, if the Snow Emergency is declared on December 12th (an even date), you should park on the side of the street with even numbers.

2. On the day following you should park on the opposite side of the street. This will ensure streets will be plowed from curb to curb over the two day period

To see a list of streets designated as our Snow Emergency Route with even more restrictions, click on Read More below.

If you violate the snow emergency parking ban when it has been activated, your vehicle may be ticketed and towed.

Read More


Forty Fort's Snow related Borough Ordinances...

It's that time of the year again.  Snow, Snow, Snow...  Our Street Department works hard to maintain the streets during the winter months.  To find out how you can help make their job a little easier and to keep our streets safe and clear, please click on the Read More Button below...

Read More