Welcome to Clarion Borough…


2020-2021 WINTER PARKING NOTICE – Please note that Clarion Borough will begin enforcing its Snow Removal Ordinance on December 1, 2020. Enforcement will continue through April 1, 2021. Please see the Snow Ordinance tab on this website or the following link for additional information:  2020-2021 Winter Parking Notice


Clarion Borough Stormwater Authority (CBSA) Meeting Announcement: The Clarion Borough Stormwater Authority (CBSA) will hold its regular December meeting in the basement meeting room of the Clarion Free Library, 644 Main Street, Clarion, PA 16214, on Thursday, December 17, 2020. The meeting will begin at 5:30 PM. Persons with disabilities who wish to attend this meeting and require an auxiliary aid, service or other accommodations to participate in the proceedings should contact the Clarion Borough Office at (814) 226-7707 to discuss how those needs may be met.


Clarion Borough Stormwater Authority (CBSA) – Vacancy Announcement: At this time there is one vacancy on the Clarion Borough Stormwater Authority Board. Clarion Borough is accepting names of persons who are interested in filling this position for a term to end on the first Monday in January of 2023. Clarion Borough Council anticipates making an appointment to fill this vacancy at its regular meeting in January of 2021. Persons interested in filling the vacancy must be a taxpayer in, maintain a business in, or be a citizen of, the Borough of Clarion. Please contact Todd Colosimo at (814) 226-7707, Extension 109, or Jessica Schwabenbauer at (814) 226-7707, Extension 108 for additional information.


Announcement: Clarion Borough Stormwater Authority (CBSA) bills for the fourth quarter of 2020 were mailed on October 27, 2020. Beginning on October 27th, a fee of $25.00 is required for each submitted impervious area appeal. Checks shall be made payable to: Clarion Borough Stormwater Authority. The appeal form and instructions may be found on the Clarion Borough Stormwater Authority tab on the Clarion Borough website at www.clarionboro.org.

Please feel free to contact Todd Colosimo or Jessica Schwabenbauer at (814) 226-7707 with any questions.


Announcement…Clarion Blueprint, Inc. is moving ahead with developing a new public park on Second Avenue within the Borough of Clarion!



Existing Property at 101 South Second Avenue













Future Development Concept Drawing

















Important Notice! Per Clarion Borough Resolution No. 2020-447, effective June 3, 2020, Borough-owned buildings are reopened to the public with an exception as noted in the resolution (please see the attached link to the resolution here: Resolution #2020-447.Open ). All applicable social distancing guidelines and safety protocols (wearing a mask, etc.) shall be followed.


Clarion County has announced it’s 2020 Recycling Days! They will be held on June 6th and October 17th at the Clarion County Park in Shippenville. For more information, please see the following link:  County Recycling Flyer 2020 


United States 2020 Census…Everyone Counts! Please use these links for more information and news:

https://2020census.gov/         census101         50 Ways-Census         Clarion County Census Takers poster


Clarion Borough has recently been designated as an Opportunity Zone by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Investments made in the Clarion Borough Opportunity Zone are eligible for deferral or elimination of federal taxes on capital gains. For more information, please visit this website:  https://dced.pa.gov/programs-funding/federal-funding-opportunities/qualified-opportunity-zones/

In addition, please see the Opportunity Zone Fact Sheet: Opportunity-Zones-Fact-Sheet


New Comcast Notices, please use this link:   Comcast 1-8-20


The 2020 Recycling Calendar is now available! Please see the Recycling tab on this website or use this link:    2020 Recycling Calendar


Home of the Autumn Leaf Festival, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion Area School District, many businesses, 7000 Borough residents and 7500 University students.  Clarion has been recognized as the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry Community of the Year.


Clarion Borough Blueprint 3-10-15


Aug 26 2014 Blueprint Meeting


Blueprint Communities initiative seeks community input


Clarion Borough blueprint ceremony-June 3, 2014





























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