301 Arch Street (1st Floor), PO Box 395, Mars, PA 16046

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MARS BOROUGH IS ACCEPTING BIDS ON THE PROPERTY LOCATED AT 524 PITTSBURGH STREET.

You can view the public notice here: https://marsborough.com/notice-council-accepting-bids-on-property-located-at-524-pittsburgh-street-mars-pa

Interested bidders will be provided with a Bidder Information Packet when they schedule a viewing. You can view the packet here: http://marsborough.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/05/BIDDER-INFORMATION-PACKET-524-Pittsburgh-Street-Mars-PA.pdf

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS

    • Storm Cleanup - Be advised, Mars Borough does not have a storm debris cleanup scheduled at this time. Please keep all storm debris out of and away from storm drains when possible. Post Views: 0
    • Street Sweeping to Occur June 7, 2024 - Mars Borough will be sweeping all Borough Streets on FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2024 from 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM, rain or shine. All residents are requested to move vehicles from Borough streets so all streets can be swept without problems. Thank you for your cooperation. Post Views: 0
    • One Part Time Seasonal Public Works Employee Needed - MARS BOROUGH is accepting applications for ONE Part Time seasonal Public Works employee. 30-32 hours/week. $18/hour. No benefits. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. & have a valid driver’s license. See Employment Opportunities for additional information. Post Views: 0
    • NOTICE: Council Accepting Bids on Property Located at 524 Pittsburgh Street, Mars, PA - NOTICE TO THE RESIDENTS OF THE BOROUGH OF MARS, BUTLER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, AND ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The Mars Borough Council will be accepting bids for the sale of the property and church building (formerly known as Dutilh United Methodist Church) located on 524 Pittsburgh Street, Mars, PA. 16046. The property is located in the R-3, […]
    • Collection of Water Line Material Information - In the newest Mars Borough water bill, residents will receive a flyer detailing the process to help the Borough catalog water service line materials. This is an audit the Department of Environmental Protection is requiring all municipalities with water service to complete. Instructions to test your service line were included with the most recent water […]
    • 2024-01-15 Council Meeting Cancelled - The Council Meeting scheduled for 01/15/2024 has been cancelled due to inclement weather. All items listed on the agenda will be moved to the 02/05/2024 meeting agenda. Post Views: 0
    • Update on Water Billing Automatic Payments - We are aware of an issue with autopay for water billing. Unfortunately, we do not have any update on the situation at this time as we are waiting for answers from our billing company. If you are signed up for autopay and your payment has not come out, you WILL NOT be assessed late fees. […]
    • Fireworks Rescheduled - Due to inclement weather — and after consulting with the company setting off the fireworks — the fireworks originally scheduled for for July 3, 2023 have been rescheduled for July 8, 2023. Mars Borough apologizes for the inconvenience, however we hope everyone will join us on July 8th to enjoy rain-free fireworks! http://marsborough.com/july-4th-celebration/ Post Views: […]
    • Street Sweeping Scheduled for Monday, June 12, 2023 - Mars Borough will be sweeping all Borough streets on Monday, June 12, 2023 between the hours of 7:00 AM and 4:00 PM, rain or shine. All residents are requested to move vehicles from Borough streets so that all streets can be swept without problems. Thank you for your cooperation. Post Views: 0
    • Air in the Lines - Monday, August 8, 2022 – Mars Borough Water customers may have noticed that their water was cloudy over the weekend. Due to an unfortunate lighting strike at the water plant, air was pumped into the lines. This situation has been and is being closely monitored. The air in the lines is mostly an inconvenience and the […]

Upcoming Meetings & Events

July 1, 2024
  • Council Meeting
    July 1, 2024 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    301 Arch St, Mars, PA 16046, USA

    ALL COUNCIL MEETINGS AND AGENDA MEETINGS WILL BE HELD ON THE FIRST FLOOR AT 301 ARCH STREET, MARS, PA 16046.

    • All Mars Borough Council meetings are open to the public.
    • Public Comment is welcome.
    • Time Limits on Public Comment are as follows:
      • 5 minutes at Council Meetings
      • 3 minutes at Agenda Meetings

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July 4, 2024
July 15, 2024
  • Agenda Meeting
    July 15, 2024 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    301 Arch St, Mars, PA 16046, USA

    ALL COUNCIL MEETINGS AND AGENDA MEETINGS WILL BE HELD ON THE FIRST FLOOR AT 301 ARCH STREET, MARS, PA 16046.

    • All Mars Borough Council meetings are open to the public.
    • Public Comment is welcome.
    • Time Limits on Public Comment are as follows:
      • 5 minutes at Council Meetings
      • 3 minutes at Agenda Meetings

    See more details

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A Message from Your Mayor

  • Mayor’s July 4th Message - Dear Mars Borough Friends and Neighbors, Join us in celebrating the Fourth of July, the cherished birthday celebration of our nation! On this significant day, July 4th, 1776, our nation’s founders adopted the Declaration of Independence, proclaiming the United States free from British rule. It serves as a momentous occasion to honor the indomitable spirit […]
  • Save the Date – Mars New Year 2023 - MARS NEW YEAR Plans for Out-Of-This-World Festival NASA Contributes to the Event with a Passion for Mars Scheduled for June 9, 5-10 p.m. and June 10, 12-10 p.m., the Mars New Year Festival will take place in Downtown Mars, PA. The event features STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) educational activities for all ages, […]
  • Recognizing Beau Sneddon’s Service to Mars Borough - On Monday, May 16, 2022, at the Mars Borough Council meeting, I had the pleasure of acknowledging Beau Sneddon’s service to Mars Borough and its residents. Monday also served as Beau’s last full shift with the Mars Borough Police Department, and while we are all sorry to see him leave, we wish him well and […]
  • 2021 Reflections with Mayor Gregg - As we ring in the earth’s New Year, in Mars, PA, let us reflect on 2021 as another unusual time in our lives. It is interesting that thinking and planning needs more effort than ever before, always a contingency plan, because of possible cancellation. We need to rethink activities, our daily habits, schedules, and routines […]
  • STUFF-A-CRUISER - Mars Police Department is helping to collect Toys for Tots! Get in the holiday spirit and help us to fill a police cruiser with toys for kids in need on Saturday, December 4, 2021 from 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM, near the spaceship in downtown Mars, PA. Post Views: 0
  • Mayor’s Message on Stormwater Mitigation Efforts - Mars Borough, by mandate from Federal and State Government regarding “Stream restoration,” is moving forward with MS4 work in Mars Borough and along Breakneck Creek. The purpose is to make Breakneck Creek a natural channel to become a regenerative stormwater conveyance, to remove legacy sediment, to make possible stream modifications intended to restore natural forms […]
  • Mayor Signs Declaration of Disaster Emergency - This declaration is being made by Mars Borough to coordinate response measures which may need to occur with state and county officials. This is a public announcement not intended to alarm residents of any new health risks and/or incidents taking place within our community that would be addressed by the appropriate medical authorities for our […]
  • Staying Healthy in Mars (Updated) - Update 03/10/2020: The President, his administration, and the federal government has made the most up to date information available recently via this website: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html They ask us to take commonsense steps for our families, schools, churches, eating establishments, and senior centers. It is all spelled out on the website. Please share this link for information […]
  • Fall begins! - Fall begins and we all get into a different rhythm of life as the days get cooler and the leaves begin to turn colors to start their fall to the ground in our town.   Obviously, we at the borough are trying to plan what will be our possible dates for leaf pick-up! Watch for […]
  • Summer Message from Mayor Hartung - Summer is here and the temps are heating up! Be smart and be safe. On behalf of the elected officials and employees I want to “thank you” the residents, business owners, and voters who call Mars Boroug h your home for helping with July 4th and Mars New Year. We celebrated together the country that […]

 

 

 

Borough News & Information

  • Storm Cleanup - Be advised, Mars Borough does not have a storm debris cleanup scheduled at this time. Please keep all storm debris out of and away from storm drains when possible. Post Views: 0
  • Street Sweeping to Occur June 7, 2024 - Mars Borough will be sweeping all Borough Streets on FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2024 from 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM, rain or shine. All residents are requested to move vehicles from Borough streets so all streets can be swept without problems. Thank you for your cooperation. Post Views: 0
  • One Part Time Seasonal Public Works Employee Needed - MARS BOROUGH is accepting applications for ONE Part Time seasonal Public Works employee. 30-32 hours/week. $18/hour. No benefits. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. & have a valid driver’s license. See Employment Opportunities for additional information. Post Views: 0
  • NOTICE: Council Accepting Bids on Property Located at 524 Pittsburgh Street, Mars, PA - NOTICE TO THE RESIDENTS OF THE BOROUGH OF MARS, BUTLER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, AND ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The Mars Borough Council will be accepting bids for the sale of the property and church building (formerly known as Dutilh United Methodist Church) located on 524 Pittsburgh Street, Mars, PA. 16046. The property is located in the R-3, […]
  • Collection of Water Line Material Information - In the newest Mars Borough water bill, residents will receive a flyer detailing the process to help the Borough catalog water service line materials. This is an audit the Department of Environmental Protection is requiring all municipalities with water service to complete. Instructions to test your service line were included with the most recent water […]
  • 2024-01-15 Council Meeting Cancelled - The Council Meeting scheduled for 01/15/2024 has been cancelled due to inclement weather. All items listed on the agenda will be moved to the 02/05/2024 meeting agenda. Post Views: 0
  • Update on Water Billing Automatic Payments - We are aware of an issue with autopay for water billing. Unfortunately, we do not have any update on the situation at this time as we are waiting for answers from our billing company. If you are signed up for autopay and your payment has not come out, you WILL NOT be assessed late fees. […]
  • 2024 Budget Open for Public Examination - On November 6, 2023 Mars Borough Council approved a final draft of the 2024 budget. You can view the budget 2024 Budget Final Draft for Public Examination, or by visiting the Budget Page of the website. Council will vote on the proposed budget at the Agenda meeting on December 18, 2023 at 7:00 PM at […]
  • Mars Borough Supports Wreaths Across America - Mars Borough Council supports the Wreaths Across America campaign for Mars Cemetery. Learn more about the program here: https://www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/pages/176886/Overview/?relatedId=0. You can sponsor a wreath on the Wreaths Across America website, or download the order form here: PA0809 GS Order Form. Please note, Mars Borough is not collecting funds, you must submit payment directly to Wreaths […]
  • Fall 2023 Leaf Pickup - Leaf Pickup will begin during the last week of October 2023. There is currently no end date, however pickup will, most likely, end prior to the first snowfall. Please check back for updates on when leaf pickup will end. Also, please remember to pile your leaves within six (6) feet of the curb, but do […]