Welcome to Weatherly Borough!

         The Borough of Weatherly was founded by Benjamin Romig in 1825 through the purchase of a 400 acre piece of land. The Borough of Weatherly was incorporated on October 8,1863. Starting with the timbering industry and moving forward with the development of the railroad and transportation of coal; the population of the town grew dramatically. Other industries were started that employed vast numbers of the population of the town and surrounding communities and even one classified as the largest in the world.

          The town had influences that were noteworthy in our region and the country; individuals such as Asa Packer, Charles Schwab, James Audubon, and has touched the lives of Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt.

          Over the years; the development of the Weatherly School District, Weatherly Foundry and Castings, Weatherwood and Heritage Hill; facilities for the care of the aged, have made an important contribution to the towns development Eurana Park and the Schwab School as well as the Lehigh Valley Railroad Shops are legacies that will continue to remind us of those that came before us; and what they did to develop this town. Self-sufficient; is a word that describes the town of Weatherly, from the early years of this community; generating its own electricity, providing water to its residents and managing its resources, providing protection, Weatherly, has and will continue to provide for each and every resident; a quality of life that has been passed down and revered by their ancestors.

 

 

News & Events

  • 22nd / July / 2014 Public Meeting Notice Planning Commission Meeting to discuss a proposed new Zoning Ordinance.
    in the Borough Council Room
    6:30 P.M

  • 10th / August / 2014 Lehighton Band Concert Eurana Park
    560 3rd Street, Weatherly, PA 18255
    7:00 P.M.

  • 29th / August / 2014 Weatherly Festival Eurana Park
    560 3rd Street, Weatherly, PA 18255
    More information to come...

    More Events...

  • Garbage Pick-Up Day Changed

    There will be a garbage pick-up day will change in the first week of September due to the Labor Day Holiday. Garbage pick-up will take place on September 3, 2014 ~ instead of September 2, 2014.

Borough News


2014 Water Quality Report is now available:
Click here to download The 2013 Annual Drinking Water Report (PDF).

Borough Hall

10 Wilbur Street,
Weatherly PA 18255
United States
Telephone: +1 570-427-8640
Fax: +1 570-427-8679
E-mail: weatherly1@verizon.net