Welcome to the City of Lock Haven. Incorporated as a City of the Third Class by Act 601 of 1870, Lock Haven is the county seat of Clinton County located in north-central Pennsylvania. The City lies between the banks of the West Branch of the Susquehanna River and the Bald Eagle Creek. The City of Lock Haven is the largest municipality in Clinton County, encompassing 2.3 square miles with a population of 9,770.
The Lock Haven City Council will consider the adoption of Ordinance No. 2019-02 Amending the City Code by providing for the GRANTING OF EXCEPTIONS TO CHAPTER 170 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES “ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.” The purpose of the ordinance is to enable City Council to grant exceptions for special events to the open container restriction through application to City Council. A copy of the ordinance can be obtained by clicking here. The public is invited to provide comment at the regular meeting of City Council on April 15, 2019 at City Hall at which City Council will consider final adoption of the ordinance.
The Lock Haven City Council will consider the adoption of Ordinance No. 2019-03 Amending the City Code by adding NOISE CONTROL. The purpose of the ordinance is to prohibit unreasonable noise whthin the City and provide penalty for violation. A copy of the ordinance can be obtained by clicking here. The public is invited to provide comment at the regular meeting of City Council on May 6 at 7PM at City Hall. The ordinance will have final consideration for adoption at the May 20, 2019 regular meeting of City Council at City Hall.
The Lock Haven City Council has adopted Resolution No. 1336 establishing RULES FOR COUNCIL MEETINGS. A copy of the resolution can be obtained by clicking here.
Select photos on this site are used by permission of local photographer David B. Kawchak. For prints or to explore works by this local artist, visit his website.