PENNDOT TO PAVE FREEPORT ROAD
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has announced
plans to mill and resurface Freeport Road from Western Avenue
in Aspinwall to the intersection of the Blawnox Exit ramp
(#9) of Rt 28/Old Freeport Road/Fairview Road in O'Hara Township.
Weather permitting the work will begin the week of May 20
with a tentative completion date of June 21. Work hours are
scheduled from 9:00 pm to 5:00 am, Monday through Friday.
Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction during
ALLEGHENY COUNTY VACANT PROPERTY RECOVERY PROGRAM AND
2013 SIDE YARD & COMMUNITY BEAUTIFICATION PROGRAM
For a limited time only, Allegheny County will be accepting
applications to acquire vacant properties in 25 municipalities
at reduced cost to the applicant. The purpose of the Allegheny
County Vacant Property Recovery Program is to take blighted,
tax delinquent properties and resell them to an applicant
to reuse as determined by their application and as approved
by the municipality.
To see the flyer from Allegheny County with more information
on the process click here.
NEW RECYCLING CONTAINERS
The new recycling containers have been delivered by Waste
Management. Following is important information regarding the
use of these new containers:
The containers are for RECYCLABLE MATERIAL ONLY
- do not place trash in the container.
For a complete list of recyclable materials see
With the exception of plastic grocery bags which
must be bundled and then placed in the container, all recyclable
materials can be co-mingled and should be placed directly
in the new container.
Containers do not have to be put out every week.
You can wait until it's full to put it out.
Do not put the old bins out for trash/recycling
collection. You may either keep the old container or drop
it off at the Township building, 325 Fox Chapel Road to
be properly recycled. The bins cannot be collected with
your regular recycling as they must go to a different recycling
If you have questions about how to use the containers,
THE NOTICE which was placed inside each container.
If you have any other questions, please contact the Township
office at 412-782-1400.