Schuylkill County's VISION

1464B Rt. 61 S
Pottsville, PA 17901
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Thursday,July 31, 2014

ELDRED TOWNSHIP

Did you know...

  • Part of the Mahantongo Valley
    • Eldred Township
    • Eldred Township
    • Eldred Township
    • Eldred Township
    • Eldred Township
  • Eldred Township was named after Judge Nathanial Eldred and established in 1849.
  • Part of the eastern half of the beautiful Mahantongo Valley.
  • Eldred is naturally secluded, with mountains bordering it on three sides.
  • A rich farming area, the most notable village is Pitman.
  • The township includes a large section of the Weiser State Forest and state game lands.
  • Population: 720
  • Founded: 1849

Government
Three-member board of supervisors

  • Members:
    Samuel R. Zimmerman, Chairperson
    Howard Knerr, Vice-Chairperson
    Daniel Dietrich

Municipal Information


  • Address:
    154 Ridge Road

    Pitman, PA 17964     

    (570) 644-5240
  • Office Hours:
    No set hours
  • Regular Meeting Time:
    7:30 p.m. on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at the township building

School District
Part of the Tri-Valley School District

  • District Office: 
    110 West Main Street 
    Valley View, PA 17983    
    (570) 682-9013    
    (570) 682-9544 (fax)   
    Superintendent: Mark Snyder
  • High School: 
    155 East Main Street 
    Hegins, PA 17938    
    (570) 682-3125     
    (570) 682-9873 (fax)   
    Principal: Charles Hall
  • Hegins-Hubley Elementary School: 
    1801 West Main Street 
    Valley View, PA 17983    
    (570) 682-9011    
    (570) 682-3124 (fax)    
    Principal: Gerald Anderson
  • Mahantongo Elementary School: 
    1200 Ridge Road 
    Klingerstown, PA 17941    
    Phone: 570-648-6062     
    Fax: 570-648-8739   
    Principal: Gerald Anderson

School Board Members: 
Daniel W. Wagner, President 

Diane C. Dietrich, Vice President 
Jerry R. Beaver, Secretary 
Mary L. Kline, Treasurer 
Bruce L. Bruso 
A. Donald Buffington 
John E. Schmeltz 
Kenneth L. Smeltz
Michael J. Wasilus 

Board Meeting Date/Time: 
7:30 p.m. on the 2nd Wednesday of the month