Latest News:

Electric Department Webpage Update

As one of thirty-five Pennsylvania Boroughs to own and operate its own electric distribution system, we strive to provide customers with a safe, reliable, and competitively priced service. Part of this customer service includes a new web page dedicated to our electric company. Our hope is that this page will answer questions about your rates and service, and also become a resource for information about our public power system. The site is active as of ...
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Water Valve Project

NOTICE: Tarentum public works crews, in conjunction with Meyer Excavating, Inc., are working to install nine (9) new water valves in the Borough water distribution system. Crews will be actively installing new valves over the next two weeks at the following locations: 1st Avenue and Ross Street 1st Avenue and Corbett Street 4th Avenue and Ross Street 7th Avenue and Corbett Street 7th Avenue and Lock Street 8th Avenue and Grantham Street 10th Avenue and ...
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2019 Budget

2019 Final Budget Updated 2019.01.03. The 2019 annual budget for Tarentum Borough has been approved by council through Borough Resolution #18-27. More information and details about the budget will be added to the web site soon. The 2019 budget was approved at a public meeting on Thursday, December 27, 2019. Hard copies are available at the Borough Municipal Building. If you have questions about the 2019 budget, please email Borough Manager Michael Nestico ( 2019 ...
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New Online Payment Portal

Effective November 1, 2018, Tarentum Borough has a new online payment portal for paying utility bills and permitting. Please see our Payments Page for more information or click the link below to make an online payment. You can also pay by phone using the new automated system listed below. *NEW* Online Payment Portal at: Fee for EFT/ACH payment is $1.50. Fee for MasterCard, Visa, Discover is $3.50 with a maximum of $350 per transaction ...
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Open Burning Information

Image courtesy of Allegheny County Health Department The Allegheny County Health Department reminds all Tarentum residents of the Open Burning information available on their website. More information is listed below. Allegheny County website Information can be found here. EPA Burn Wise website. open_burning_reg_fact_sheet HealthEffects-PMS158 Clean_Wood_Burning_Practices FactSheet-PMS158 ...
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Hydrant Flushing – October 15 to October 26

NOTICE: Tarentum Borough will be flushing hydrants over the next two weeks. Week 1 from October 15 to October 19 we will be flushing on the east side of Tarentum. Crews will start on E 1st Avenue on Monday and work up to E 11th Avenue by Friday. They will flush roughly 2-3 roads per day, with flushing generally occurring in the early to late morning hours. Week 2 from October 22 to October 26 ...
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Tarentum Borough utilizes the CodeRED notification system. We encourage all residents to register for alerts. Click below for more information. The Borough uses the Code Red system to notify our residents of emergency situations, community events, public notices and other general community-wide information. You can sign up for alerts via phone call, text message, email, and/or mobile app notification.

GovAlert Mobile App

Available for free download for Android and iOS, the GovAlert mobile app enables constituents to express concerns to Tarentum Borough officials with unprecedented immediacy and convenience. Users can snap a picture of a pothole, litter, or other non-emergency along with a description of the situation. In just one tap, the concern is sent to our office, as determined by device location settings. The appropriate government official will receive the alert in real time and address the concern. You can track the progress of your concern via the mobile app.

Recent Updates:

Electric Department Page

We recently updated our Borough electric department webpage with new information. Learn about public power, Borough electric rates and much more.

Vacant Property Information

Please see our new page dedicated to vacant property registration and information.

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Contact Us

Tarentum Borough ● 318 E. Second Avenue ● Tarentum, PA 15084 ● P: 724.224.1818 ● F: 724.224.1821
Borough Manager Michael Nestico ●