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  • Emergency Contact Information

    In case of an emergency, call 911

    Smithfield Township is served by Bushkill Emergency Corps and Suburban Emergency Medical Services
    The Bushkill Emergency Corps contact is Debbie Kulick, who can be reached at 570 223-1906, the Corps’s business office number. The Suburban EMS contact is Barry Albertson,  at 610-923-7500.  Bushkill Emergency Corps services most of Smithfield Township, except the area near Route 611 and the Borough of Delaware Water Gap, which is served by Suburban EMS. 

    Smithfield is served by three volunteer- staffed Fire Companies, Marshall's Creek Fire Company, Delaware Water Gap Fire Company, and Shawnee Fire Company. They each have designated coverage areas.Marshalls Creek Fire Chief is Joe Luisi Jr., phone 570-982-4152. Marshalls Creek meets and drills on Tues nights at 7:00 pm. Shawnee Fire Chief is Donald Fuller, phone 570-476-0736. Shawnee meets and drills on Tues nights at 7:00pm. Delaware Water Gap Fire Chief is Brad Miller, phone 570-476-0092. DWG meets and drills on Monday nights at 7:00 pm. 

    Pocono Medical Center is located on East Brown Street in East Stroudsburg, PA. General Information 570-476-3367, Main Switchboard 570-421-4000. Established in 1915 as "General Hospital", Pocono Medical Center is an acute, not-for-profit community hospital, fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.

    Mental Health:
    Carbon-Monroe-Pike Mental Health and Mental Retardation promotes an environment where all community members receive the supports that they need to be self-sufficient and to maintain a high quality of life in a community that fosters resiliency and embraces recovery. Monroe County Offices are at 730A Phillips Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360, 570-420-1900, 8:30 am- 4:30 pm. 

    Police protection is provided by Pennsylvania State Police at Swiftwater, phone 570- 839-7701. Swiftwater Barracks are located on Route 611 in Swiftwater, PA. 

    Animals left in cars

    If someone sees an animal suffering in such a situation, the next number to call, after 911, is the animal cruelty hotline at 866-601-7722.

  • Marshall's Creek Falls master plan
    Marshall's Creek Falls master plan

    The new park at Marshalls Falls on Marshalls Creek may be nearly impossible to find since there is, as yet, no sign. The parking entrance is beyond the former Mountain Manor on the opposite side of Marshalls Creek Road. But here is a link to the master plan for the park's development.



  • Interactive Tour of McMichael Creek
    Interactive Tour of McMichael Creek

    RIVER RAMBLE. Start and finidh st Pohoqualine Fish Association, Route 715, Chestnut Township. Stops include Stone Lake Inn, Mountain View Vinyard and Big Woods Natural Area. This is a chance to visit gorgeous locations along McMichael Creek. Tour includes electrofishing demonstrations and family activities. 1-4 PM, Ramble party 4-5PM, Sunday, Aug. 7.  $5 members, $10 non-member 570-839-1120 for reservations, or visit:   www.brodheadwatershed.org/riverramble/html

  • Minisink Park -Cherry Creek Trail Hike Aug. 20
    Minisink Park -Cherry Creek Trail Hike Aug. 20

    Aug. 20, 10:00 AM, hike the Cherry Creek loop trail in Minisink Park. Meet at in the parking lot, Minisink Park. Hike leader Carol Hillestad will set the pace for this easy 2.6 mile loop. Dr. Nche Zama, head of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Pocono Medical Center will give a talk on protecting your heart and will lead a shorter walk for those who choose. Free drinks offered by merchants in Delaware Water Gap for hikers when they cross through the village. More info: http://www.brodheadwatershed.org/gopoconos/

  • Tobacco Free
    Tobacco Free

    PLEASE BE ADVISED that our park properties, both township and regional, have been designated as TOBACCO FREE AREAS.


Upcoming Events

Cancelled: Board of Supervisors Meeting
26 Jul 2016
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Board of Supervisors Work Session
27 Jul 2016
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Planning Commission Work Session
27 Jul 2016
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Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting
01 Aug 2016
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Zoning Board Meeting
02 Aug 2016
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Board of Supervisors Work Session
03 Aug 2016
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Planning Commission Meeting
03 Aug 2016
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Board of Supervisors Meeting
09 Aug 2016
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Board of Supervisors Work Session
10 Aug 2016
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Environmental Action Committee
11 Aug 2016
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