Upcoming Events and News

Commissioners’ Meeting

The next scheduled Commissioners’ meeting will be on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the Commissioners’ Conference Room located in the Bousum Building, 26 N. Main St., Mifflintown, Pennsylvania.

The November 18th agenda is available for your review. Archived copies of meeting agendas and approved meeting minutes may be found by navigating to the Commissioners’ page.

Election Results

For your information the 2014 General Election Results have been posted. Juniata County had a good voter turnout with a little over 50% of voters casting their ballots.

Ebola Information

Juniata County is taking every step to be proactive regarding the current Ebola situation. In an ongoing effort to keep the public informed about the outbreak, we are including the following two informational links.

CDC Question & Answer Page

PA DOH Information Website

Electronics Recycling Day 2014

Join us at Walker Township Park from 9 a.m. to Noon on November 15th for our second Electronics Recycling Day 2014. Sponsored by the Juniata County Conservation District this event promises to help Keep Juniata County Beautiful!

While you’re getting ready for winter, set aside old phones, computers, printers, air conditioners, car batteries and exercise equipment, and then bring them to the recycling event. Dozens of items will be accepted free of charge!

Electronics Recycling Day 2014

During our last recycling event the trucks were filled up by 11:15 a.m. so make sure to come out early!

Notice: Fee Updates for Recorder of Deeds, Register of Wills, and Clerk of Orphans’ Court

Pertaining to document services provided by the Juniata County Recorder of Deeds, Register of Wills, and Clerk of Orphans’ Court, ACTs 113 and 126 of 2014 have resulted in changes to the existing JCS/ATJ/CJEA Fee.

The JCS/ATJ/CJEA fee is temporarily increased from $23.50 to $35.50 in two stages for all filings. Once fully implemented, the fee will remain at $35.50 until December 31, 2017.

Effective July 10, 2014, Act 126 increased the fee by $10, bringing the total fee to $33.50.
Effective August 8, 2014, Act 113 will increase the fee by an additional $2.00, bringing the total fee to $35.50.

Current fees can be viewed for each office at these links –

Human Services Development Fund, FY 2014-15

The Human Services Development Fund, HSDF, is available to provide and administer county-based social services to eligible individuals. We present here the 2014-15 Juniata County Human Services final budget and service recipients for review.

Apply for a Marriage License Online

The Clerk of Orphans’ Court, who issues marriage licenses in Juniata County, is pleased to announce that application for a marriage license may now be initiated online. You’ll both still need to visit the Clerk of Orphans’ Court office to complete the application at least three business days before the marriage. Head on over to our Marriage Licenses page to review the requirements before you apply.

Flood Insurance is A Good Thing for Juniata County!

Many of us live in a floodplain in Juniata County. If you are a renter, homeowner or business owner, make sure you have flood insurance to cover your belongings and repair costs if a damaging flood should occur. To learn more, read about Flood Insurance.