Upcoming Events and News

Commissioners’ Meeting

The next Juniata County Commissioners’ meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. in the Commissioners’ Conference Room located in the Bousum Building, 26 N. Main St., Mifflintown, PA  17059.

The October 6th meeting agenda is available for your review.  Archived copies of meeting agendas and approved meeting minutes may be found by navigating to the Commissioners’ page.

Community Service Block Grant Funds Available

Beginning January 1, 2016, Mifflin and Juniata Counties will be receiving an allocation of Community Service Block Grant funds for the 2016 Fiscal Year. The Mifflin County Commissioners and the Juniata County Commissioners wish to advise human service agencies that proposals for funding are now requested.

Mifflin County and Juniata County Human Service agencies that serve low income persons (125% poverty) may be eligible for CSBG funding for services that meet the grant criteria of moving people out of poverty. Specific requirements of the program are outlined in the Request for Proposal (RFP).

An RFP and supporting documents must be reviewed and approved before funding is secured. Any agency wishing to submit a proposal or request additional information should contact Allison Fisher at the Mifflin-Juniata Human Services Department, 20 North Wayne St. Lewistown, PA 17044, 717-242-5452.

RFP documents will be due in the Human Services department by 12:00 p.m. noon, Friday, October 9, 2015.

Election Results

For your information the 2015 Primary Election Results have been posted.

Prison Costs

A cost analysis for housing Juniata County inmates at Mifflin County Correctional Facility during 2014 is now available on the Prison page.

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

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.