Eldred Township, located in Monroe County, Pennsylvania, is a  planned and zoned community.  Permits are required in our township  and we have mandatory recycling and waste removal programs. 

Office open M-F, 9-4

Telephone: 610 381-4252

News and Updates

Do you need a Permit?

Click here to  find out if your project requires a permit .

Due to the Covid -19 restrictions , our meeting room can only hold 10 persons, hence our meetings for the time being will be available virtually. For a full copy of the notice and instructions to join a meeting virtually or by phone, please visit the "Public Notices " page tab above, or see the instruction on the left. 


Planning Commission Meeting 2/10/2021

To log into the meeting follow this Link

To phone in please call 

814 315-3670

ID Number : 488 898 884#


Eldred Township

P.O. Box 600, 490 Kunkletown Rd.

​Kunkletown, Pa. 18058

The Board of Supervisors 

The Board of Supervisors meetings are on the Third Wednesday of each month at 7:00 P.M. at the Municipal Building 490 Kunkletown Rd. Due to the Covid -19 emergency, meetings are being held virtually and in person. Information to join the meetings is  on the left. Please check the website or call 610 381-4252 to verify a meeting

​​​​​​​The Planning Commission Meeting

The Planning Commission meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 P.M. at the Eldred Township Municipal Building, 490 Kunkletown Rd. Kunkletown, PA. Due to the Covid-19 emergency,  meetings are being held virtually and in person. See information to the left to join the meeting.   Changes to this schedule are made from time to time . Please call the Township to confirm the meetings. 

Community Center Board

The Eldred Township Community Center Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 3:00 P.M. at the Eldred Township Community Center

516 Kunkletown Rd. Kunkletown.

Please call the Community Center to confirm, 610 895-4444.

Due to the Covid-19 restrictions, limited seating is available at our public meetings.In order to permit public attendance at the meetings, eldred Township is utilizing Microsoft Teams app to allow anyone to log in or phone in. 


If power lines are down, call 911 and PPL:  1 800 342-5775

For Accidents with  Injuries, call 911 and the State Police

For downed trees or other road condition problems: 

  During normal business hours, call       the Township 610 381-4252

After hours call

State Police, 610 681-1850

Each year Eldred Township offers Electronic Recycling free to our residents.

Electronics recycling begins on May 1 and continues until September of each year. Drop offs are Tuesdays and Thursdays from  6:30-2:00.  ( if you need a different time or day, call the office to make arrangements.

If you arrive after 9:00 A.M. please sign-in in the main office before continuing to the back of the building to deposit your equipment

A list of allowable items can be found  here. List of electronics recycling .pdf

Zoning Office Hours

​Tuesdays and Thursdays 2-4

Due to the Covid-19 Emergency, rooms normally available for rental will not be available.  The Thrift Store is currently closed until further Notice. 

​​Tax Collector Hours-

Eldred Township

Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-5

1st and 3rd Saturdays  9-12 

Polk Township-

Wednesdays and Thursdays 1-5

1st and 3rd Saturdays 9-12

Please visit the website

 https://www.eldredtaxcollector.comfor updates and information. 

Credit Card payments

no w  available online. See site for details. 

Open Records Officer      Right to Know Request Form
E. Ann Velopolcek
+1.610.381.4252 x2

Eldred Township has mandatory

Garbage Collection and Recycling Ordinances.

There is a brochure available to answer some of your questions. Stop in the Township Building for a copy. 

If you'd like to receive e-mail updates on events and issues in the Township, please send a request using the contact form on the Contact page.

​​Monroe County


Board of Supervisors Meeting Minutes

Copyright © Eldred Township, Monroe County Pennsylvania. All rights reserved.

Supervisors Meeting 

February 17, 2021

Follow the Link  to join the Meeting 

Or call in :1 814 315-3670 

ID- 743 962 796#