California Borough is seeking letters of interest from individuals interested in serving as an alternate on the Zoning Hearing Board. Please mail or drop off letters of interest : 225 Third Street, California, PA 15419.


As precautionary measures the Borough offices will be locked. You may contact us via telephone or email. All payments can be paid via mail, online, or use the drop box near the front entrance effective March 18, 2020.

Planning Commission

Letters of interest are being accepted for any resident who wishes to sit on the board of the Planning Commission. Please submit your letters to the Administration office.

Our New Alert System Is Here!

In our efforts to provide more reliable communications with Residents [and Businesses] in the borough, we have implemented Swiftreach Networks, Inc. as our Emergency Notification service provider.

Swift911™ in its simplest form is a system that makes phone calls to specific people or areas in the event of an emergency or for sharing important information. All the calls you receive will have the Caller ID of ‘California Borough’ or ‘California Borough Police Department’.

If you are not receiving these calls, please fill out the form here to add or update your contact information. You may also remove yourself from our lists.