A Hero Remembered

Matthew Isaac Minich, 30, of Reynoldsville, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at home surrounded by his family.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, at the Brenda D. Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Big Run.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, at the funeral home officiated by Joe Buterbaugh.

Thirty-year-old Matthew (Matt) Minich, of Reynoldsville, Pa., was sworn in as an honorary member of the Sugarcreek Borough Police Department at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, with Magisterial Judge Patrick Lowrey presiding, as members of local police departments and Matt’s family and friends attended the ceremony.

“Being an officer is something that I always wanted to do. I want to serve the people and to help protect the people and do what I can to help,” explained Matt.

Matt’s mother Cheryl Minich and sister Natasha Thompson attended the ceremony with emotions of both sorrow and joy.

“Matt has always wanted to be a police officer. I am just happy that I can be here to share this moment with him,” commented Cheryl.

EXNetPay URL Change

The website address to pay water/sewer bills online has changed.

You can click here to go the new web address.

If you have bookmarked the previous web address, please update to the new address

Zoning Hearing Board Position(s)

Sugarcreek Borough is looking for individuals interested in being part of the Zoning Hearing Board.

Responsibilities would include attend hearings and help make determinations on matters as provided in the Zoning Ordinance.

All interested persons are asked to send a letter of interest to:

Zoning Officer, Larry Moyer
c/o Sugarcreek Borough
212 Fox Street
Franklin, PA 16323

Borough Tax Collector New Location

Borough Tax Collector Katie Rial has moved into her office located at 106 Rocky Grove Ave located beside the Laundry Mat. She is no longer on Sugarcreek Drive.


You can now pay your water/sewer and street light tax online.

You can go to EZNETPAY

Outside Burning Ordinance

Just a reminder burning days for the Borough are Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9 am til 9 pm.
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