Welcome to East Stroudsburg



Read more about the Monroe County-Wide Earth Day Celebration and the 10th Annual Close the Loop Give & Take being held on Saturday, April 21.  Along with so many other activities and benefits, each Monroe County resident can take up to 8 tires to recycle FREE OF CHARGE!  Please visit their website for details:   www.closetheloop.com/giveandtake.html


Arbor Day Presentation

The East Stroudsburg Borough Shade Tree Commission will host its annual Arbor Day presentation from 5 to 6 p.m. April 27 at the Historic Dansbury Depot, 5 S. Kistler St., East Stroudsburg. Tree seedlings will be given to the first 50 people to attend. Information:  McKenzie@po-box.esu.edu


The Eastburg 2025 Comp Plan has been approved!

Click here to view the adopted plan.

Have You Signed Up for Text Alerts Yet?

East Stroudsburg Borough has teamed up with Monroe County Emergency Management for anyone to sign up to receive alerts from the Borough through the CodeRed system.  To sign up for general and emergency alerts from the Borough of East Stroudsburg, click HERE.  You will start receiving notifications, including when snow emergencies are declared.  Alerts can be sent via phone and/or email.  For more information please call Becky at 570-421-8300 ext. 101.


The 2018/2019 Residential Parking Permits are now available.

Permits can be applied for and paid on-line or in person
at the Municipal Building.

Click here to apply on-line.
To determine which zone you reside in, and for more specific information
about the parking program, please click here.  

The Stroud Region Open Space Recreation Center is hiring for summer positions! 

Check out the details using the Employment Opportunities link in the left menu!

Please Note: Plastic recyclables will no longer be accepted at the Twin Boroughs Recycling center due to a large increase in Non-recyclable refuse being deposited in the plastic bins. Curbside pickup of plastics will continue for all residents of the Borough.


Click on the following links for more information about the East Stroudsburg Borough:

The Borough of East Stroudsburg was created by an Act of the Pennsylvania State Legislature and incorporated as a Borough in 1870. Our municipality includes an area of approximately 2.5 square miles and a resident population of over 10,000.

East Stroudsburg Borough originally was the industrial center of Monroe County due to the railroad. Now it is home to the two largest service institutions in the county, East Stroudsburg University and Lehigh Valley Hospital – Pocono.
The Borough operates under the provisions of the Borough Code of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Borough Council (the legislative branch of the local government) is made up of six (6) members, who are elected by wards. The administrative branch of the Borough government is directed by a professional administrator (Borough Manager) appointed by Council. The elected Mayor serves as the official “Head of State”.  A separately elected Tax Collector is responsible for collecting borough and county real estate taxes.


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