Park Utilities

Jessup Small Business Center was developed with the infrastructure in place to support an array of businesses operations. Companies ranging from office to manufacturing and small to large-sized facilities can operate in this mixed-use business park.

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The park is served by UGI via a 8” plastic main rated at 60 psi. Each site has intermediate pressure with gas sleeves.

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PA American Water Company services the park via a 12” ductile iron main with 8” lateral to each site. Available system pressure ranges from 55 to 137 p.s.i.

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Sanitary Sewer

The park is served by a 8” PVC main. The Lackawanna River Basin Sewer Authority treats the effluent at their Throop treatment plant.

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All industrial needs, including heavy power users, will benefit from the 136 KV power lines located within the business park. The park is served by a 12,470 Volt, 3-phase, 4 wire, 600 Amp overhead electrical distribution systems provided by PPL Electric Utilities. The Avoca substation is fed from two independently supplied 66KV transmission lines to a 20MVA Transformer (66KV to 12.47 KV).

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Telecommunications service is provided by Verizon, Comcast, Level 3 Communications and Frontier Communications. Telecommunications infrastructure, with fiber is located along SR 247. In addition the park offers wireless telecommunication service via the Lackawanna County Wireless Initiative. This service is a quick and cost-effective connectivity readily available as an advantage for business and economic development throughout Lackawanna County.