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Austin Borough

Potter County, Pennsylvania

Austin Borough Hall is located at 81 Scoville Street, Austin PA 16720.
Phone: 814‑647‑8613.

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An epidemic that was dubbed the "Austin fever" broke out in the fall of 1887. It was doubtless typhoid fever, caused by impure water, since the town had then no regular water system.There were some deaths, the exact number not being on record.

  1. Beebe, Victor L., History of Potter County Pennsylvania, Potter County Historical Society, Press of the Potter County Journal, Coudersport, 1934.