• Police

    Police

    Emergency: 911
    Non-Emergency: 412-473-3056
    Police Department: 724-224-1515
    Contact Via Email

  • Fire/EMS

    Fire/EMS

  • Recreation

    Recreation

     

    Recreation Board meets the 1st Thursday of each month @ 6:30 PM at the Borough Building (when needed).

  • About Tarentum

    About Tarentum

     

    The town of Tarentum was founded by Judge Henry Marie Brackenridge in 1829 when the Pennsylvania Canal was completed between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. The canal gave birth to many towns along the route.

Events

ONLINE BILL PAYMENT

To pay bills online, please see the PAY ONLINE tab on the upper right of any page.

**PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ARE PAYING A PAST DUE THE DAY OF SHUT OFFS WE WILL NOT RECEIVE YOUR PAYMENT UNTIL THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY SO PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY**

We accept the following when paying bills online:

MASTERCARD

VISA (ONLINE ONLY)

DISCOVER

CHECKS

Scarecrow Contest

Scarecrows, Corn rows Pumpkins on the vine. 
Leaves curl, wind swirls fall is right on time

Tarentum Recreation Board Presents the 9th annual Scarecrow Contest

Eligibility: Our Scarecrow contest is open to all ages. You can be a family, friends, groups, club, school, business or etc...

THERE IS NO ENTRY FEE!

Categories:

Traditional - most likely to scare a crow. Typical farm & garden scarecrow made from clothing, burlap, jeans, overalls, straw hats, aprons, bonnets, raffia, straw, etc...

Whimsical - nontraditional, fairytale, humorous, fantasy, celebrity & etc. Design your scarecrow to copy your favorite character, animal. Let your imagination run wild.

Prizes :

1st prize $100.00 gift card

2nd prize $75.00 gift card

3rd prize $50.00 gift card

Mail to: Carrie Fox @ 170 Cedar St ~ Tarentum, PA 15084

For More Information Call:
724-448-1470

**Please see documents tab then click community events and scarecrow consent form and rules link to view or download to print out your form. or come down to the boro office to pick up one.**

Door-to-Door Trick-or-Treat

Door-to-Door Trick-or-Treat in Tarentum will be on Saturday, October 28th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Halloween BooFest

Halloween BooFest
Saturday, October 28 @ 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Tarentum Borough Building

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Recreational Documents

Download events schedules, festival and fair applications, and contest entry forms.

 

DOWNLOAD APPLICATIONS

Download boro applications and forms.  Other boro downloads are available HERE.

Tarentum Veteran Banners

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Notices

Latest News

  • Hydrant Flushing

    Tarentum Borough will be flushing hydrants beginning Monday October 9th , thru October 20th  starting on 1st Avenue in East Tarentum. Your water may be cloudy or rusty temporarily due to the flushing. Please check before using and run until its clear .

    Thank you.

  • Side Yard & Community Beautification Program

    For a limited time only, Allegheny County will be accepting applications for side yards to primary residences and community beautification projects to be acquired at a minimal cost to the applicant.

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  • Household Hazardous Waste Collection (WM)

    As part of the residential solid waste and recycling contract with Waste Management, you have a convenient new opportunity to dispose of your Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) safely, easily and responsibly. Introducing At Your Door Special CollectionSM, a new residential service offered by WM to provide year-round HHW collections for you.

    Download the Flyer

     

  • ONLINE UTILITY PAYMENT NOW AVAILABLE

    Now Available - Online Utility Payments

    Tarentum Borough now offers Online Utility Payments for your water, electric and garbage. Please see the link on the upper right corner of our web page (PAY ONLINE), and begin making your monthly payments online. Contact the borough office at 724-224-1818 with any questions.