Welcome to Laporte Township



Laporte Township was established in 1830 and covers 56.9 square miles. It is centrally located in Sullivan County which covers 478 square miles. Laporte Township has 19.12 miles of Township Roads to maintain with a population of 407 (per 2020 census).

The 2024 Laporte Township Monthly Meetings will be held on the first Tuesday of each month, at 9:00 a.m. at the Laporte Township Building on the following dates (except as indicated differently):  February 6th, Thursday, March 7th; April 2nd, May 7th, June 4th, July 2nd; August 6th, September 3rd; October 1st, November 5th, and December 10th.

Laporte Township operates a recycling center on site.  We are now on Winter Hours.  The Recycling Center is OPEN  from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday.   We will be closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays through March 31, 2024.  In addition, the Recycling Center is closed on any days that the Sullivan County School District is closed for inclement weather (Snow Days). Beginning on April 1, 2024, we will again be open seven days a week from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

For more information, the Township number is 570-946-7203.  If you need to speak with someone immediately, call 570-637-4948 anytime.