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Barrett Township is a picturesque community nestled in the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania. Known for its stunning natural beauty, the township offers residents and visitors alike ample opportunities for outdoor recreation, including hiking, fishing, and skiing. The area is dotted with charming small towns, historic landmarks, and family-owned businesses, making it a popular destination for tourists seeking a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Barrett Township News

2021: Mailbox in Cresco post office pried into, robbed of mail?

Editor's Note:
This news article (link below) is actually from Palmer Township, where mail was recently stolen. I'm posting it because I learned that the mail in Cresco was stolen in recent history as well, and was never mentioned in the mainstream news. 

Sun, 26 May 2024 00:00:00

Notice of Involuntary Vehicle Transfer Abandonded Vehicle on my Property Located in Canadensis, PA 1989 Dodge RamCharger VIN# 3B4GM17Z9KM925743 Publication Dates L00000000

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Hilda L. Bender, 94, of Canadensis, died March 8 in Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg. She was the wife of the late Stanley G. Bender.

Memorial Day

Grant Approved: $331,838 to pave BARC parking lots and entrance roads

State Reps. Maureen Madden, Tarah Probst and Jack Rader have announced about $5.2 million in grants for projects in Monroe and Pike counties.

The Local Share Account grants were approved by the Commonwealth Financing Authority.

Barrett Township: $331,838 to pave the parking lots and entrance roads surrounding the Barrett Township Administrative and Recreation Complex.

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Wed, 22 May 2024 00:00:00

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE Zoning Hearing Board of Stroud Township will conduct a Public Hearing at the Stroud Township Municipal Building, 1211 North Fifth Street, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, on Wednesday, June 5th , 2024 at 6:30 pm to consider the following: ZHB #24-01 Continued Hearing - Application of Nicholas J. Wheeler of 4 Gunning Lane Langhorne, PA 19047.

Sun, 19 May 2024 00:00:00

NOTICE TO BIDDERS SEALED PROPOSALS will be accepted by the Paradise Township Board of Supervisors and Mount Pocono Borough Borough Council until 12:00 Noon on May 29, 2024, for the following contract: The 2024 Multi-Municipal Street Paving Bid Proposal.

Fri, 17 May 2024 00:00:00

ESTATE NOTICE ESTATE OF KATHERINE A. PRICE a/k/a KATHERINE PRICE, late of Barrett Township, Monroe County, Pennsylvania, deceased.

A daughter’s gift to the past ... and future

Carol Hillestad
Poconos /
| 14 May 2024 | 11:08

We humans love to belong — to families, clans, societies, friend groups, clubs and congregations of all kinds.

Some of us also long for another kind of connection: a connection with the natural world, with its rhythms and peace, its forests and wetlands and wildlife, its profound beauty.

Thu, 16 May 2024 00:00:00

NOTICE TO BIDDERS SEALED PROPOSALS will be accepted by the Paradise Township Board of Supervisors and Mount Pocono Borough Borough Council until 12:00 Noon on May 29, 2024, for the following contract: The 2024 Multi-Municipal Street Paving Bid Proposal.

Confirmed with Paradise Twp municipal secretary, DCNR, and the person in charge of gypsy moth spraying...the helicopter activity in our area is due to DCNR spraying for gypsy moths. They use Bacillus Thuringiensis Kurstaki (BTK), a biological pesticide that targets caterpillars in a very particular stage of development. They're spraying trees, not meadows. That was just an FYI.

Related:
https://www.barrettcommunity.com/local-news/why-are-we-spraying-for-caterpillars

For Rent: 3 beds, 1 baths · 1204 sq. ft. · $1600/mo · See photos, floor plans and more details about 6611 Route 191, Cresco, PA 18326.


Pocono Television host Chris Barrett interviews Jere Dunkelberger to learn more about Dunkelberger's Sports Outfitters, which has been an iconic Stroudsburg storefront for over 50 years. https://www.poconomountains.com/listing/dunkelbergers-sports-outfitter/1137/


Editor's Note:

Regarding this announcement here:
http://monroecountyda.com/news/missing-news-releases/

The missing press releases are available here:
https://web.archive.org/web/20230924005040/http://monroecountyda.com/news/

Below is a copy as well, for record keeping purposes:

Tue, 05/14/2024 - 13:30 - Tue, 05/14/2024 - 14:30. USA. PA. Gadsden. Home. Municipalities. Townships · Barrett · Chestnuthill · Coolbaugh · Eldred ...

  • Month-long fan voting selected “The Tricky Triangle” as the “Best NASCAR Track” over the runner-up, the inaugural 2023 Chicago street race.
  • NASCAR racing returns to Pocono Raceway with a July 12-14 tripleheader weekend.

LONG POND, Pa. (May 13, 2024) – Pocono Raceway has earned the esteemed title of “Best NASCAR Track” in the recently released 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards by USA TODAY.

Mon, 05/13/2024 - 19:00 - Mon, 05/13/2024 - 20:00. USA. Gadsden. PA. Home. Municipalities. Townships · Barrett · Chestnuthill · Coolbaugh · Eldred ...

Fri, 10 May 2024 00:00:00

Sheriff’s Sale OF VALUABLE REAL ESTATE By virtue of a Writ of Execution issued out of the Court of Common Pleas of Monroe County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to 8187 CIVIL 2022 I, Nicholas Cirranello, Sheriff of Monroe County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania will expose the following described real estate to be sold at a public online auction conducted by Bid4Assets, 8757 Georgia Ave., Suite 520, Silver Springs, MD 20910 on: Thursday, May 30th, 2024 AT 10:00 A.M.

Fri, 10 May 2024 00:00:00

ESTATE NOTICE ESTATE OF KATHERINE A. PRICE a/k/a KATHERINE PRICE, late of Barrett Township, Monroe County, Pennsylvania, deceased.

PUBLIC NOTICE CHANGE IN MEETING LOCATION Starting on September 13, 2023, all Barrett Township boards, commissions, committees, and other bodies will ...

Fri, 10 May 2024 00:00:00

Sheriff’s Sale OF VALUABLE REAL ESTATE By virtue of a Writ of Execution issued out of the Court of Common Pleas of Monroe County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to 3303 CIVIL 2023 I, Nicholas Cirranello, Sheriff of Monroe County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania will expose the following described real estate to public sale in the Monroe County Courthouse, Stroudsburg, Monroe County, Pennsylvania on: Thursday, May 30, 2024 AT 10:00 A.M. PURCHASERS MUST IMMEDIATELY PAY 10% OF THE PURCHASE PRICE OR SHERIFF’S COSTS . . .

Tue, 07 May 2024 00:00:00

Public Notice Evergreen Community Charter School The May 2024 Board of Directors Meeting has been rescheduled for May 30th 7:00 pm at Evergreen Community Charter School, 905 East Grace Avenue, Mountainhome PA. For additional information call 570.595.6355or visit www.evergreencommunityschool.org Publication Dates L00000000

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Barrett Township Events

Date Source
Virtual Evening Book Club -
Citizen of the Year -
Spring Clean Up -
Macrame Class -
Cornhole Tournament: June 9, 2024 -
Blood Drive (Barrett) -
Blood Drive -
Barrett Supervisor Meeting -
Books & Bubbly (Library) -
Hanging Basket Fundraiser (Last day to order) -
Barrett Supervisor Workshop -
Pocono Builders Association Golf Spectacular (Skytop) -
Barrett Supervisor Meeting -
Chicken BBQ - Fire Company -
Concert in the Park 2024 -
Barrett Supervisor Meeting -
Spring Clean Up -
Barrett EAC Meeting -
Barrett EAC Meeting -
Barrett Supervisor Workshop -
Barrett Supervisor Meeting -
Spring Clean Up -
Sumertime Frolic -
LOL Comedy Night at Buck Hill Tennis Tea -
Barrett Supervisor Meeting -

PMSD Calendar

Date Source
WHS Underclassmen Final Exams - ELA & S.S.
EHS Jazz Concert -
SIS Gr 3 visits SIS
WHS Underclassmen Final Exams - Math & W.L.
CRIS-6th Grade Free Sports Physicals at WHS Auxiliary Gym -
WHS Underclassmen Final Exams - Math & Science
2-Hour Early Dismissal
East HS Class of 2024 Graduation Ceremony -
SATs @ EHS -
SATs @ EHS -
West HS Class of 2024 Graduation -
WHS Underclassmen Final Exams - Makeups
In-Service Teachers in Session -
Last Day for Students (Tentative)
In-Service Teachers in Session
School Board Mtg -
Shavuot
Fathers Day
Eid al-Adha
School Board Mtg -
Muharram -
School Board Mtg -
Ashura -
Tisha B'av -
New Teacher Orientation -
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