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SPECIAL NOTICE:

THE APRIL SUPERVISOR'S MEETING WILL BE HELD ON SCHEDULE.  DUE TO THE GOVERNOR'S DIRECTIVE THERE WILL BE A LIMIT OF 6 RESIDENTS PERMITTED TO ATTEND. 

WE APPRECIATE YOUR COOPERATION.

THE MINUTES WILL BE PUBLISHED ON THIS SITE IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE MEETING.

Meetings:

Meetings are held the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 P.M. at the township building.  November's meeting will be held on the first Wednesday due to voting.

Planning Commission Meetings, when necessary, are conducted prior to the Supervisor's monthly meeting at 6:00 P.M.

Reminder: Supervisor's Meeting Tuesday, April 2, 2019. We are looking for a new Emergency Management Coordinator.  Please bring any suggestions to  the meeting. 

Thanks so much.

 General Information

If you are looking for a shopping center to go to or enjoy driving in traffic, you won’t find any of that inJackson Township. Our Township is “Pure Country”. There are 18.6 square miles of farms, hunting cabins, forests, dirt roads, nice folks, and a lot of wild life. We’ve seen deer, turkeys, coyotes, black bears, and a lot of other wild animals. The population, according to the 2010 census is 626 people. We are located at the top of Columbia County, next to the State Game Lands. Our land is beautiful with its mountain streams and scenic views. If you come for a visit, please leave the land as clean and uncluttered as it was before you got here.
 
There are 4 churches located in the Township:
            Derrs Christian Church
            Divide Union Church
            Jackson Baptist Church
            Waller United Methodist Church
 
Places to stay:
            The Lodge at Raven Creek
            314 Saint Gabriels Rd.
            Benton,   PA  17814
            570-441-3905
            www.ravencreeklodge.com
 
Local Newspaper:
            Press Enterprise
            3185 Lackawanna Avenue
            Bloomsburg, PA 17815
            Phone: (570) 784-2121 or 1-800-228-3483
            Web site:  www.pressenterpriseonline.com