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Centre County Recycling and Refuse Authority253 Transfer RoadBellefonte, PA 16823Phone Number: 814-238-7005Fax: 814-238-3195Recycling Phone Number: 814-238-6649
It is the mission of the Centre County Recycling and Refuse Authority to provide environmentally sound and economically efficient integrated waste management, reduction and recycling services; to work cooperatively with the private sector; and to provide educational services with the intent of enhancing the quality of life in Centre County.
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Yes - recycling is mandatory for all residential, commercial, and institutional properties in College Township. For materials accepted, and a guide to curbside recycling, please visit the Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority website.
College Township performs frequent brush and leaf collection events. Collection dates are advertised in the CDT, on the Township website under News & Announcements, and posted on the Township's Twitter and Facebook pages. A seasonal information handout (PDF) is also available, and a public service announcement video on brush and leaf collection guidelines.
A grass recycling bin is located at Spring Creek Park. Directions: Turn off East College Avenue onto Puddintown Road. Follow Puddintown Road past Millbrook Marsh Nature Center, the dairy, and the quonset hut. Turn onto Balmoral Rd. Take first left into the Spring Creek Park parking lot. The grass recycling bin is in the parking lot area. Grass clippings only.
Centre County Recycling and Refuse Authority (CCRRA)
253 Transfer RoadBellefonte, PA 16823Phone: 814-238-7005Fax: 814-238-3195Recycling Office: 814-238-6649
No, College Township does not issue property tax rebates.
However, the State College Area Board of School Directors has established a Supplemental Property Tax Rebate Program in past years for senior citizens, widows, widowers, and disabled persons who meet certain income eligibility guidelines and who are homeowners.
For additional information, please contact the State College Area School District Business Office at 814-272-8456, or check their website.
State College Area School District
154 W Nittany AvenueRegistrationState College, PA 16801Phone Number: 814-231-1017
College Township contracts for police services through the State College Police Department.
State College Police Department243 S Allen StreetState College, PA 16801Phone Number: 814-234-7150
Chief of Police: John Gardner
College Township is served by two fire companies; Alpha Fire Company from State College Borough and Boalsburg Fire Company from Boalsburg.
Alpha Fire Company400 West Beaver AvenueState College, PA 16801Phone Number: 814-237-5359Emergency: 911
Alpha Substations are in College Township (1481 E College Avenue - College Township Building) and Patton Township (2598 Green Tech Drive).
Alpha Fire Director: Steve BairAlpha Fire Chief: Jeff MartinFire Police Captain: Marvin Robinson
Boalsburg Fire CompanyWebsiteP. O. Box 540Boalsburg, PA 16827Non-Emergency: 814-466-7367Emergency: 911
Boalsburg Fire Chief Van Winter
Ambulance and rescue services are provided through Centre LifeLink EMS.
Centre LifeLink EMS125 Puddintown RoadState College, PA 16801Phone: 814-237-8163
Mailing Address:P. O. Box 272State College, PA 16804Executive Director: Scott RawsonEMS Chief: Kent Knable
FirstEnergy Corporation Office:
800 Cabin Hill DriveGreensburg, PA 15601Phone Number: 800-544-4877
8:30 am to 4 pm
The University Area Joint Authority is the local sewer authority responsible for the sewer services provided to College Township. UAJA sends out sewer service bills on a quarterly basis. In order to initiate new service, please contact them at:
UAJA1576 Spring Valley RoadState College, PA 16801Phone Number: 814-238-5361
College Township residents are served by one of the two below-listed water authorities. Call to determine which authority serves your address.
College Township Water Authority1481 E College AvenueState College, PA 16801Phone Number: 814-231-3021
State College Borough Water Authority1201 W Branch RoadState College, PA 16801Phone Number: 814-238-6766
Voter registration forms can be obtained from any local post office or bank. The form is mailed to:
Voter RegistrationWillowbank Building420 Holmes StreetBellefonte, PA 16823Phone Number: 814-355-6703
Schlow Centre Region Library is located at
211 South Allen StreetState College, PA 16801
Phone Number: 814-237-6236At the intersection of South Allen Street and Beaver Avenue. The Library continues to offer Bookmobile services. Call the Library for details or click here to link to the Schlow Centre Region Library website.
Lemont Post Office is located at: 141 Mary StreetLemont, PA 16851Phone Number: 814-238-3965
State College Post Office is located at:
237 South Fraser StreetState College, PA 16801Phone Number: 814-238-2435
Boalsburg Post Office is located at:
110 W. Pine StreetBoalsburg, PA 16827Phone Number: 814-466-6326.