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Borough Mayor
and Council

  • Mayor:
    Anthony (Tony) Gross
  • Council President: Deborah Laskey
  • Council Vice President: Randy Stoddard
  • President Pro-Tempore: Scott Krause
  • Council Members:
  • Meghan Kennedy
  • Harry H. Novicki
  • Katie Specht Coban
  • Michael Pugliese
  • Scott Krause

County Police Again Participating in Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative

April 30 Event Provides Safe Disposal of Unwanted, Unused, Expired Prescription Drugs

Click here for more details

Community Wide Yard Sale June 18 ,2016 7AM-3PM

 

Hard to Recycle and Household Chemical Collections



  Offered in partnership with the Pennsylvania Resources Council.

  Hard to Recycle Events

  Household Chemical Events

Senior & Disability Expo - Friday May 13, 2016



  Click here for details

2015 Local Tax Returns due April 18



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BOROUGH MANAGER, Borough of Blawnox, Allegheny County -- Resumes are currently being accepted by the Manager Search Committee for the position of Borough Manager. Blawnox operates with a 7 member Council, under the PA Borough Code, urban, densely populated, .4 sq. miles, on the Allegheny River, 10 miles from the City of Pittsburgh, population 1,432, 6 FT and 5 PT employees, $2.2m budget. Departments include: Administration, Police, Public Works, Water, Code Enforcement. Applicants must have minimum B.A. or B.S. in public mgt., public admin., or related degree, and a minimum of 2 years local govt. mgt. experience (or equivalent combination of education and experience), knowledge of local agency law, budget, finance, personnel, collective bargaining, public safety, public works, grant writing and mgmt., economic development. Excellent verbal, interpersonal, written communication and computer technology skills; able to perform essential functions of the job. Salary $60,000-$65,000 DOQ; full benefit package. Send resume with 3 professional references to: Blawnox Manager Search, c/o 1506 Greenmount Avenue, Pittsburgh, 15216, or email to dgrass1506@hotmail.com no later than 4:00pm on Friday, February 5, 2016. EOE.

The Fox Chapel Newcomers Club is inviting anyone new to the area (five years or less) living in the Fox Chapel Area School District to join their monthly meetings on the second Friday of each month September to May. Meetings are held at 9:30am at Beechwood Farms, 614 Dorseyville Road 15238. Babysitting is available at each meeting for a nominal fee.

The upcoming meetings are:
- Friday, September 11
- Friday, October 9
- Friday, November 13
- Friday, December 4*
*Location TBA for this meeting and there is a fee to attend
- Friday, January 8
- Friday, February 5
- Friday, March 11
- Friday, April 8
- Friday, May 13*
*Location TBA for this meeting and there is a fee to attend

For more information please visit www.FoxChapelNewcomers.org

2014 Annual Drinking Water Report Now Available

Click here to view the Annual Drinking Water Report for 2014. (File is in PDF format)

BLAWNOX BOROUGH WATER, SEWER & REFUSE RATES

Blawnox Borough bills its residents quarterly for water, sewer, and refuse/recycling. Bills are sent to property owners.

Water - $6.94 per 1,000 gallons (3,000 gallon minimum)
(minimum charge of $20.82 per quarter)

Sewer - $14.75 per bill per quarter and $9.50 per 1,000 gallons of water used

Refuse - $52.00 per quarter for single residence

GUIDELINES FOR TV & COMPUTER DISPOSAL

Our refuse hauler is not permitted to haul away TV’s, computer monitors, or computer equipment. A solution is to participate in the Hard-to-Recycle Collections, which occur from time to time. If your TV or computer still works, consider donating it to Good Will in Cheswick (or other locations) where a charitable contribution receipt can be obtained, if desired.

Right To Know

Open Records Officer:
John F. Cambest
1001 Ardmore Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15221
412-243-1643
jcambest@law-dmc.com

Pennsylvania Right-to-Know Law

Information Request Form

COUNCIL MEETINGS
for 2016

Blawnox Borough Agenda will be held at 6 PM on:
1/4, 2/8, 3/14, 4/11, 5/9, 6/13, 7/11, 8/8, 9/12, 10/3, 11/7, 12/5

Blawnox Borough Regular meetings will be held at 6:30 PM on:
1/28, 2/25, 3/24, 4/28, 5/26, 6/23, 7/28, 8/25, 9/22, 10/27, 11/17, 12/15

Planning Commission meetings will be held as needed at 7 PM on the first Wednesday of each month

Meetings held in the Council Chambers at the:
Blawnox Borough Building
376 Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15238

ARTEZ 2015 Board Meetings

1/21 Blawnox
2/18 O'Hara
3/18 Sharpsburg
4/15 Millvale
5/20 Aspinwall
6/17 Etna
7/15 Shaler
8/19 Blawnox
9/16 O'Hara
10/21 Sharpsburg
11/18 Millvale
12/16 Etna

OFFICE HOLIDAYS

The Borough Office will be closed for the following holidays:

Thanksgiving Nov. 27 & 28

Christmas Dec. 24 & 25

New Years Jan. 1

TRASH & RECYCLE PICKUP

Refuse is picked up every Monday and recycling is picked up every other Monday.

Please put your refuse and recyclables out after 5 p.m. on Sunday & before 7 a.m. on Monday.