Monroe County Hotel Room Rental Excise Tax Certificate Info

Information regarding the Hotel Room Rental Excise Tax can be located on the county’s website at

Or, from the county website home page, click on Departments > Treasurer > Hotel Tax.

There is a downloadable registration form on their website. There is no fee for this one-time registration. You can contact the County Treasurer’s office at (570) 517-3180, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm with any questions you may have.

Winter Storm Warning Sunday 1/16 and Monday 1/17/22

Expect dangerous travel conditions.

A winter storm warning has been posted for the area for Sunday evening into Monday for 3-5 inches of snow followed by a period of substantial sleet and freezing rain.  Depending on the exact track of the storm, timing, intensity and type of precipitation may change.

Stay tuned to the National Weather Service Forecast (or your preferred weather source) for the latest updates on this developing system.

Board Meeting Canceled

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Winter Weather Alert 1/6/22

Snow is forecast for tonight into Friday morning. Accumulation of 1 to 3 inches or more is expected. Plan on slippery road conditions. Slow down and use caution if traveling.

Stay tuned to the National Weather Service Forecast for updates to this developing weather system.

Please remember to not park your car(s) on the road, it hinders the plows and you will be given a citation.