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The Municipality of Kingston is seeking applicants for the position of Laborer in the Department of Public Works. Responsibilities of the position of Laborer include but are not limited to solid waste and recycling collection, road maintenance and repair, public park maintenance, public infrastructure maintenance and repair, and snow plowing. All applicants must be willing to work overtime when necessary. All applicants for employment in the Department of Public Works must be United States Citizens, physically and mentally fit to perform the full duties of a Laborer, and possess a valid driver’s license issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Applicants must agree to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License as per the conditions of the DPW Labor Agreement. Permanent appointment to the department is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment physical examination and successful completion of the probationary period as defined in the DPW Labor Agreement.

Applications are available at the Kingston Municipal Building and online at www.kingstonpa.org. Applications will be accepted until 4:30p.m., Friday, September 28, and should be addressed to:

Paul Keating, Administrator

Municipality of Kingston

500 Wyoming Avenue

Kingston, PA 18704

The Municipality of Kingston is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


General Employment Application

Civil Service Examination Entry Level Firefighter, Paramedic/Entry Level Police Officers

Pool Employee Application

Recreation Center Job Application

Entry Level Police Officer Application

Firefighter Paramedic Application

General Employment Application

Crossing Guard Application

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The Municipality of Kingston’s administrative offices will be closed on Monday, November 12, 2018 in honor of Veteran’s Day, and will re-open on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. Public works will run its normal schedule that day.


The Municipality of Kingston’s administrative offices and Department of Public Works will be closed on Thursday, November 22, 2018 and Friday, November 23, 2018 in observance of Thanksgiving and will reopen on Monday, November 26, 2018.

Residents of Zone #3 who normally put their garbage curbside for pick-up on Thursday, are asked to do so on Wednesday, November 21, 2018.

Residents of Zone #1 who normally put their garbage curbside for pick up on Friday, are asked to do so on Monday, November 26, 2018.


Residents of Kingston will get a chance to dispose of old tires and other unwanted petroleum based products. Kingston will hold a community wide “petroleum drop-off” on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Proof of Kingston residency will be required to drop off items at the Department of Public Works Municipal Warehouse, 455 Church Street. Items that will be accepted include tires and the following liquids: motor oil, gasoline, diesel fuel, fuel oil, antifreeze and cooking oil. All liquids must be labeled and in air-tight containers. Paint cans will not be accepted.

Kingston Forty Fort Trail Gap

The Kingston and Forty Fort Trail Feasibility Study Draft Plan is available for public comment. Please submit your comments to Ryan Parisi via email at rparisi@simonecollins.com. The review period will be open until March 16th. A link to the Draft Plan and Appendix can be found below:



Public Survey for Kingston Forty Fort Trail Feasibility Study.

Weekly Street Cleaning

Enforceable Street Cleaning will begin on Monday, March 19, 2018. Please adhere to all posted street cleaning signs.

New Real Property Inspection Ordinance

Ordinance 2016-6 Ordinance 2016-8 Real Property Inspection Form
No Emergency Dispatch
Kingston will no longer dispatch police, fire, and ambulance calls. As of 12 a.m. on September 1, 2010, all residents and businesses of Kingston, Forty Fort, and Pringle are required to Dial 911 for Police, Fire and Ambulance emergencies. Do not call 287-6911 as this is no longer an emergency number.