Urgent Calls:

Dial (724) 507-6464 and use extension 201 to reach the maintenance department.

 As of 6/29/20 The Township Building is now open. You can now make your payments in person if you wish. We do ask 1 person in the lobby at a time please. Thank you for your patience. 

Contact Us:

Office Location:                                                        Mailing Address:

34 Campbell Street                                                    PO Box 156

Avella, PA 15312                                                        Avella  PA  15312

(724) 507-6464

Email:  [email protected]


Hours of Operation: 

Monday-Friday 9a.m. to 4 p.m.



Our regular meeting time is the third Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m.  These meetings are open to the public and they are conducted in the Conference Room of the Independence Township Municipal Office at 34 Campbell Street, Avella, PA 15312.


Board Members:


Chairman:    Matthew Leeper
Vice-Chairman:   Thomas Cowden
Sec./Treas.:    Joseph Dowiak
Assistant Sec./Treas.:  Dennis Rohr
Member:  Wayne Cosentino
Member:  Daniel Yeager
Member:  Robert Gagliani










Rate Increase:  Effective April 1, 2019, the individual ICCJSA EDU rate changed to $64.00 per month.



Payments of cash - checks - money orders will be accepted during normal business hours.

Payments of checks - money orders can be made anytime using the Night Deposit Box located near the entrance of the Independence Township Municipal Office.

Automatic Payment Withdrawal is available for accounts that are current.  New applications must be received in the office by the 15th of the month for deduction on the 25th.  Go to Downloads for a new form.

Credit Card Payments are now accepted and will contain a convenience fee.  Select: Online Payment under Welcome in the top right of the Homepage.  



Dye Test Application - Go to Downloads for a new form.

Automatic Payment Withdrawal Authorization Form - Go to Downloads for a new form.


Rules and Regulations:

Use the following link to view the ICCJSA Rules and Regulations: