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Welcome to the Summit Hill Website!

Summit Hill Borough welcomes you to our Website! Summit Hill is a beautiful community located in Northeastern Pennsylvania, Carbon County. The elevation of Summit Hill is at 1600 feet above sea level. Our beautiful hilltop community was founded 1791 by a hunter named Philip Ginder when he discovered Anthracite coal on Sharp Mountain, now called Summit Hill.  Summit Hill is also known for the birthplace of the Switchback gravity railroad. It was the first gravity railroad in the United States.

Civil War monument in Ludow Park

 

 
Upcoming Community Events

Blood Drive at the Summit Hill Heritage Center

Blood Drive at the Summit Hill Heritage Center on Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 10:00 A.M. until 3:00 P.M. on the bus. All donors will be entered into a raffle to win 1 of many great prizes.

 

Check out their Facebook event page by clicking here...

 

Blood Drive at the Hilltop Community Center

 The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the Hill Top Community Center on Monday, August 3, 2015 from 1:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.

All donors will be presented with coupons from Dunkin Donuts for a free donut and free iced coffee plus Turkey Hill is providing coupons for $2.50 off half gallon of gelato.



28th Annual Diligence Fire Company Golf Tournament 

 The Summit Hill Diligence Fire Company will hold their 28th Annual Golf Tournament on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Mahoning Valley Country Club.

Registration starts at 11:30 A.M.
Everyone in their cart by 12:45 P.M.
Shotgun start 1:00 P.M.

Cost: $80.00 per player
Includes: Green Fees & Cart, Meal & Drinks

Click here to download the 2015 Diligence Fire Company Golf Tournament Application (.doc)

The fire company is also seeking hole sponsors, tee sponsors, and gifts sponsors.   

Click here to download the 2015 Diligence Fire Company Golf Tournament Sponsor Letter and Form (.doc)

 
Carbon County Fair Housing Program

The County's mission is to create equal and fair housing opportunities for all Carbon County residents by enforcing laws that prohibit discrimination in housing on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, and familial status.  Click here to go to Carbon County Fair Housing Program's web site .

 

Borough Hall

Address:
40 West Amidon Street
Suite 3
Summit Hill, PA 18250

Phone: 570-645-2305
Fax: 570-645-9449

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M to 4:00 P.M.

Borough Council meetings are held the 4th Monday of each month.   

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