Welcome to Girard Borough!

Girard Borough is best know for being the home of circus owner Dan Rice.

Tucked alongside the Lake Erie coast, a borough with a broad history and a show town past bears the name Girard, Pennsylvania. Some of America’s most notable pioneers soldiers, showman, and businessman have strolled past buildings that still stand today on Main Street. Learn more about Girard, Pennsylvania.

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Girard Borough Codes and Ordinances

Girard-Lake City Chamber of Commerce

https://girardlakecity.org/ HOW DO YOU BENEFIT FROM BEING A MEMBER OF THE CHAMBER?   AS A MEMBER OF THE GIRARD-LAKE CITY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, YOU WOULD GAIN ACCESS TO: Business development and networking events Referrals and [...]

Refuse and Recycling Provider

Our 5-year contract with Waste Management ends on December 31/2020. Girard Borough and 5 other municipalities went out for bid and Waste Management was the only bidder. Effective January 1, 2021, Waste Management Inc. will [...]


To those interested in getting firewood at the Water Works Park, please stop at the borough office to sign a waiver.  The waiver must be renewed every year.


Regarding the water works pavilion please contact the borough office, 774-9683,  and the staff will reserve the date. To reserve the pool pavilion, please contact the pool office to reserve.


Admist the concerns surrounding COVID-19, and in an effort to keep our vendors and patrons safe, the 2020 Dan Rice Days has been cancelled. We look forward to bringing the festival back in 2021.