Welcome to Laporte Township

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the transfer station will remain on winter hours. We will be open Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays 10am to 2pm.  We are accepting recycling. use social distancing at the dumpsters. Do not place recycling or trash on the ground next to the dumpsters.  


Laporte Township was established in 1830 and covers 56.9 square miles. Centrally located in Sullivan County, covers 478 square miles. Laporte Township has 18.07 miles of Township road to maintain with a population of 373.

Monthly meetings are held on the first Monday of the month at 6:30 pm. The Township building is located at 4987 Route 220, 1 ½ miles south of Laporte.

Laporte Township operates a recycling center on site. The recycling center is open 7 days a week from 10:00 am 'till 2:00 pm. Winter hours (December – March) closed Tuesdays and Thursdays.

For more information, the Township number is 570-946-7203.  If you need to speak with someone immediately, call 750-1006 anytime.