Welcome to Roaring Spring

In a beautiful and fertile limestone valley that was once called The Great Cove, there is a great spring.It is said that the roar of the spring water could be heard from miles around. Geologists believe that there is a subterranean lake in The Great Cove, and that the spring is an outlet from this lake.

Welcome to Roaring Spring, the town that grew around this natural wonder. The Great Cove has become Morrison’s Cove, and the spring is now enclosed in a stone arch with much of its water diverted into pipes. Its “roar” has turned to a gentle murmur, but it still puts forth 8 million gallons of water daily.

The centerpiece of Spring Dam Park is an electric fountain which was completed in 1937. Three primary colors were used in a intricate lighting arrangement, and they are blended to create a remarkable series of colorful shades. This beautiful setting, with a newly restored 1942 PRR N5C caboose and Blair County’s only remaining train station next to it, draws residents and visitors alike, and many of the town’s celebrations and special events are held here.

View the new The Waterfowl and Fish Ordinance. For additional information, please see the waterfowl and fish brochure.

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PUBLIC NOTICE

UPDATE

ROARING SPRING MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY

DRINKING WATER PROBLEM CORRECTED

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

ABOUT YOUR DRINKING WATER

ESTE INFORME CONTIENE INFORMACION IMPORTANTE ACERCA DE SU AGUA POTABLE.  HAGA QUE ALGUIEN LO TRADUZCA PARA USTED, O HABLE CON ALGUIEN QUE LO ENTIENDA.

As a customer of the Roaring Spring Municipal Authority you were notified on June 11, 2020 of a problem with our drinking water and were advised to boil your water for 1(one) minute in full rolling boil.

We are pleased to report that the problem has been corrected and that it is NO longer necessary to boil your water.

We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

As always, you may contact:

ROARING SPRING MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY
616 SPANG STREET
P. O. BOX 33
ROARING SPRING, PA 16673
(814) 224-4814

Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may not have received this notice directly (for example, in apartments, nursing homes, schools and businesses)  You can do this by posting this notice in a public place or distributing copies by hand or mail.

This notice is being sent to you by the Roaring Spring Municipal Authority.

PWS ID #: 4070019

Date distributed:  June 15, 2020

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PORCH PANTRY

Trinity United Methodist Church
434 East Main Street
Roaring Spring
(814)224-2815

The pantry is set up at the main entrance of the church, across the street from the post office.

-Please feel free to take what you need in moderation.
-Please feel free to donate food and/or essential products.

Food and monetary donations can be dropped off in the office between 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.

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COMMUNITY MEAL GIVEAWAY

EVERY FRIDAY

2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

ST. LUKE’S LUTHERAN CHURCH

401 EAST MAIN STREET

ROARING SPRING

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 Temporary Change in Police Procedure Due to Corona Virus

Effective immediately and until further notice, the Roaring Spring Police Department is temporarily changing its procedures on how non-emergency calls and walk-in complaints are handled.

We are limiting access to the Municipal Building, although Emergency calls are our top priority and will still be handled as such. We encourage the public to stay at their residences if possible, non-emergency complaints that can be handled over the phone will be, if appropriate. We are committed to keeping out officers and other municipal staff safe by doing this.

If you have an EMERGENCY call 911.

For Non-Emergency, call the Roaring Spring Police Department at 814-224-5382.

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Updated Thursday 12 March 2020