In support of the vital role public entities play in the success of our region, Fidelity Bank is proud to serve as the financial partner for municipal governments and authorities, cities, counties, and school districts throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley.

Fidelity Bank offers a variety of Government Banking products and services to meet the unique needs of governmental and public entities in Lackawanna, Luzerne, and Northampton counties, including: deposits, loans, tax-exempt lease purchase financing, treasury management, asset management, merchant services, fraud protection, wealth management, and more.

Depository Services

Choose from a variety of depository options that best meet the needs of your organization:

  • Public Funds Checking
  • Public Funds Free Checking
  • Public Funds Interest Checking
  • Certificates of Deposits

Lending Services

Fidelity Bank’s lending services include tax-exempt and taxable general obligation notes, revenue notes, tax-exempt equipment leasing, lines of credit, and Tax and Revenue Anticipation Notes:

  • Tax and Revenue Anticipation Notes (TRANS) and Bond Anticipation Notes (BANS)
  • Bond Anticipation Notes
  • General Obligation Notes
  • Revenue Note
  • Tax-Exempt Municipal Leasing

Business Services

Improve the efficiency of your receivables and manage current and future liquidity with a full suite of business service products:

Wealth Management

Ensure you have the solutions needed to meet the complex financial needs of your organization now and into the future:

Meet the Team

Ryan McGowan

Vice President, Relationship Manager, Public Finance

Ryan McGowan is the central contact for all Fidelity Bank Government Banking Clients in Lackawanna, Luzerne, and Northampton counties. With nearly decade of banking experience, and 20 years of experience working with public entities, Ryan manages deposits and loans, provides treasury management services, and more for Government Banking clients.

Contact Ryan at 570-504-2204 or by email at for all your Government Banking needs.

Need help?

For more information or questions, please contact us by phone at 1-800-388-4380 or email us at

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