Millerstown Borough is located on the eastern bank of the Juniata River, scenically set in the rolling hills of Perry County. Once a thriving town during Canal Days, it now serves as a quiet residential community, rich in historical lore. Millerstown lies thirty-three miles west of the State Capital, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and is the oldest town in Perry County. It is located at the junctions of U.S. 22/322 and PA. Rt. 17. It has a land area of .86 square miles, with a 2010 census population of 673.
Facts & Information
Looking for answers to questions? Whether you need to know municipal utility rates, service providers such as cable and power companies, trash collection schedules or recycling sites, go to the 'Borough Gov't.' page for most of the information you need.
Upcoming Events & Announcements
Local organizations that serve and benefit our community
Park & Recreation Committee
Thanks to everyone who has helped to make the Millerstown Park a reality. Because of an extremely generous bequest from a late resident, and also countless weeks, months and years of very hard work, hours of meetings, state grants, and very kind donations of time, materials and money, it is wonderful to see how the park has really taken shape and form
Millerstown Community Success,Inc.
Volunteer group of citizens striving to improve the visual aesthetics of Millerstown. Notable projects are the lighting of the square flagpole, totally rebuilt traffic islands, welcome signs entering town, lighting of the town entrance ramp from Rt.22/322, annual square cleanup, hosting of annual flea market, 7 years of sponsoring Christmas in Millerstown, and seasonal decorations and plantings in the square.
Millerstown Lions Club
In 205 countries, in hospitals and senior centers, in regions battered by natural disaster, in schools and eyeglass recycling centers, and in your hometown, Lions are at work, helping, leading, planning and supporting. Because we're local, we can serve the unique needs of the communities we live in.
Perry Valley Grange
Perry Valley Grange is an all-volunteer family organization serving its local, state, national and world community continually since 1919. Today's Grange is an organization open to all those with an interest in helping others through community involvement.
Meeting Schedules for local organizations
Borough Council meetings are on the first Monday of every month, 7 p.m. at Borough Hall. Municipal Authority meets just prior to this at 6:30 p.m.
All residents are encouraged to attend these meetings. It's your town - participate.
Park and Recreation Committee meets the first Wednesday of every month in the Community Park Building at 7 p.m.
Millerstown Community Success - Board meetings are on the 4th Thursday of every month at the Borough Building. 6:30 p.m.
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The Keystone Marker Trust is dedicated to the preservation, restoration, and re-creation of Pennsylvania's iconic Keystone Marker signs. These signs were produced in the 1920s by the Pennsylvania Department of Highways. Thousands were placed all across the state for many purposes, and several hundred remain today, most of them explaining the origins of town names. View the only known Millerstown marker here ...
2017 Borough Council / Municipal Authority Schedule
The Millerstown Pool Committee is having their next meeting on Saturday, January 28th at 6:00 p.m. @ the Borough Office Building. We are still looking for more Volunteers to attend the meetings and jump on board as we are approaching the decision as to whether we open the Millerstown Pool for this year. Our goal is to get it up and running hopefully for this year and continue to have Fundraisers throughout the year to cover repairs and perform upgrades to the pool and surroundings. Please come and support your Local Pool.
February 5: SUPERBOWL SUNDAY - Chicken BBQ. Pick Up @ 11:00 a.m. $6.00 halves. Please come out and support your local Tuscarora Wildland Fire Crew. Get your chicken bbq for the BIG game! AND there will also be a bake sale going on too so bring your sweet tooth and get some bake goods as well for the game.
February 5: Super Bowl Sunday - Soup Sale @ Millerstown Fire Department.
Chicken Corn and Ham & Bean Soups. $5.00 per quart.
February 10: Grocery Auction, 5:30 p.m. at the Millerstown Fire Department.
February 14: A Special Treat on Valentine's Day - A FREE MEAL!
The Millerstown United Methodist Churches are well known for their many ministry outreaches! But this new one is very special. The Outreach
Committee has just announced that everyone is invited to a special Valentines Dinner on Valentine's Day, February 14; and it's free!
Couples can bring their sweethearts, or families who are invited as well, to enjoy a Spaghetti Dinner featuring homemade meatballs and sauce,
salad, beverages and bread, and to top it all off, a special dessert.
The meal will be served in the Millerstown United Methodist Church Social Hall at 23 North High Street in Millerstown Borough. Dinner will be
served from 6 p.m.to 7:30 p.m. Ample parking is available in two parking lots along High Street past the church.
The sign up deadline for the dinner is February 10. Reservations are required and can be made by calling Curt or Sherry Black at 717-589-3598.
January 29 & February 8: Sign-Ups for Baseball and Softball: January 29th and February 8th 5:30 to 8 PM.
February 1st - 7 p.m.
To everyone in the Greater Millerstown Area:
The Millerstown Pool Committee ( Pool Pals ) sincerely asks for your support and presence on February 1st, 7 p.m. at the Community Park Building. We will be presenting our 3 year plan for continued pool operation. Fundraising efforts to this point have been quite successful by demonstrating a renewed need and desire to have a community swimming pool to provide wholesome fun and learn-to-swim lessons to the entire area.
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