New route for Memorial Day Parade

The Daddow Isaacs, Inc., American Legion Post 672 Memorial Day Parade route is a little different this year.  Read all about it here:

Traffic Enforcement Notice


For Release:

May 12, 2017

Dallas Borough

Traffic Enforcement Notice

Commencing Monday, May 15, 2017, Machell Avenue will be closed to through traffic near the intersection of Monroe Avenue to S.R. 415 / Memorial Highway due to road construction for the next several weeks.

Mayor Timothy J. Carroll and Police Chief James Drury announce there will be increased police traffic enforcement on residential roadways due to detouring traffic.

Please respect our residential neighborhoods by obeying speed limits and traffic signs.

2017 Yard Waste Curbside Recycling Schedule and Regulations

The Dallas Borough Road Department will begin weekly curbside yard waste collection beginning the week of May 8, 2017, weather permitting The weekly collection schedule will begin following the conclusion of the Dallas Borough Spring Cleanup scheduled for the week of May 1-6, 2017 Residents are asked not to place yard waste recycling containers curbside prior to the beginning of the collection season.

As in previous years the Borough Road Department will collect up to the equivalent of two 25 gallon recycling containers weekly throughout the season.  Residents are to have yard waste containers curbside by Monday morning for collection.  Yard waste volumes exceeding the two 25 gallon container limit will not be collected. Yard waste containing or including rocks, road cinders, ashes or animal waste will not be collected. In the interest of public safety, residents are reminded not to place containers or bundled yard waste within the road right of way.

There is a $25 annual permit required for residents to participate in the curbside yard waste collection program. Residents may stop in the Dallas Borough Building during normal business hours, Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm to obtain the required permit.

Property owners with a larger volume of yard waste are asked to make arrangements with a private hauler and/or to contact the Dallas Area Municipal Authority at 570-696-1133 for the hours of operation for the yard waste drop off site on S.R. 118.

Dallas Borough is proud of the curbside collection yard waste recycling program in cooperation with the Dallas Area Municipal Authority and we look forward to providing this important service to our residents throughout the summer season.  Please call the Dallas Borough Administrative Office at 570-675-1389 with any questions pertaining to the curbside yard waste recycling program.

ACCEPTANCE OR REJECTION OF ANY COLLECTION ITEM(S) is at the discretion of the Dallas Borough Road Department personnel and Dallas Borough administration.


Dallas Borough Spring Street Sweeping Program

As the spring season quickly approaches, the Dallas Borough Road Department will begin our annual Spring Street Sweeping.

The Road Department requests that Borough residents follow a few simple instructions to assist the Road Department staff in the collection of road cinders and materials deposited throughout the winter driving season.

· Rake cinders out to the side of the road in even layers and avoid large piles. Under no circumstances should cinders be swept into the stormwater catch basins.

· Do NOT fill containers with cinders in excess of 20-25 pounds.  Heavy containers will not be picked-up.

· Do NOT include rocks, tree limbs, yard or animal waste with the street cinders.


After the street sweeper has been to your street once, any remaining cinders need to be placed in containers for pick up.

Questions pertaining to this announcement should be directed to the Dallas Borough Administrative Office at (570) 675-1389.

Get the most up to date and accurate information from the newly posted PennDOT link for the Dallas 5 Leg Intersection Roundabout Project. Please be patient while the link downloads the file.