REMINDER: Hydrant flushing will occur for the next two weeks. The following schedule is subject to change. Beginning on Monday, October 4, 2021, flushing will take place on the east side of Tarentum. The tentative plan is to flush the following areas: Mon. 10/4 – E 1st through E 2ndTue. 10/5-
UPDATE: Effective today, Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, the Tarentum Spray Park is now closed for the season. Thank you to everyone who came to the spray park this summer! We hope to see you next year! For the 2021 season, the spray park utilized over 4.8 million gallons of water. The
NOTICE: The Borough utility payment office will be closed this week due to COVID. We will reopen on Monday, September 27 at 10:00 a.m. You can still put payments and other correspondence in the drop box located next to the front gate. We apologize for any inconvenience.Thank you
2021 Scarecrow Contest Details and Information The Tarentum Recreation Board is proud to host the 13th Annual Scarecrow Contest. Eligibility – Our Scarecrow contest is open to all ages! Scarecrows must be placed on the light poles along Corbet Street and Sixth Avenue in Tarentum. Scarecrows must be attached with
NOTICE: Please be advised that the 1st Avenue ramp entering and exiting the Tarentum Bridge will be closed on Thursday, August 26, 2021 from the early morning hours until late-afternoon for paving at the intersection of Ross Street and 1st Avenue. This paving project will occur at the foot of
NOTICE: On Saturday, August 21, 2021 from 11 AM to 2 PM, there will be a Health and Wellness Fair hosted by State Representative Carrie DelRosso taking place at Tarentum Park. There will be over 40 tables with representatives answering your questions about various career, health and wellness topics, as
Hey Tarentum! We’re getting closer! The Tarentum Craft Beer, Music and Arts Fest is rapidly approaching. Get your tickets online for $10. Half the price of gate admissions. Saturday August 28 at Dreshar Stadium. Local musicians playing a variety of classic rock, country and several other genres are taking the
DEMOLITION BID NOTICE TARENTUM BOROUGH – August 5, 2021 Sealed bids will be received at the Tarentum Borough Building, 318 E 2nd Avenue, Tarentum, Pennsylvania no later than 2:00 PM, Thursday, August 26, 2021 and publicly opened at that time for the Tarentum Borough Omnibus Demolition Project, Phase #2021.4. The
The Tarentum Recreation Board has just released it’s third edition of the Tarentum Borough Magazine. The magazine contains articles, upcoming events, business information and community history. Hard copies are available at the Tarentum Borough building and surrounding local businesses. If you have an idea or recommendation for an upcoming magazine
Tarentum Borough Scavenger Hunt! Anyone interested in a little fun! How about a Scavenger Hunt to keep you busy? Learn what interesting things are in Tarentum Borough! Search the Business District and the Park. See if you can find all of them! Paper copies are available at the front desk in
NOTICE: The temporary closure of 1st Avenue, the Tarentum Spray Park and Playground is now complete. Traffic on 1st Avenue shall resume back to normal as of 12:30 pm today. The temporary closure due to a private tree removal at a neighboring property is now complete. The spray park will
ELECTRIC SERVICE NOTICE (2021.06.10): Customers in West Tarentum may be experiencing slight electric service disruptions or “flickering” of their power. Be advised this is due to external matters in the West Penn Power service territory. According to the First Energy Outage Map, there are current outages in the area of
NOTICE: The American Pie concert scheduled for Thursday, June 10, 2021 at the Magnetta Amphitheatre has been cancelled due to weather. It has been rescheduled for Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 7:00 PM. Our next concert will take place on Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 7:00 PM. Snack Shack opens
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tarentum Utility Customers, Please be advised your June 2021 utility bill will be arriving later than usual. This applies to all electric, water and trash customers. Due to the delay, there will be no late fees, penalties, or shutoffs for the month of June. We kindly ask
PUBLIC ADVERTISEMENT Separate and sealed proposals will be received by Tarentum Borough, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, at the Borough Office, 318 Second Avenue, Tarentum, PA 15084 until 9:00 a.m. prevailing time on May 27, 2021 at which time they will be opened and publicly read for the following project: 2021
REMINDER: Hydrant flushing will occur for the next two weeks. Beginning on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, flushing will take place on the east side of Tarentum. The tentative plan is to flush the following areas: Wed. 5/5 – E 1st through E 2ndThur. 5/6- E 3th through E 5thFri. 5/7
ELECTRIC SERVICE NOTICE (2021.05.05): Customers in West Tarentum may have recently experienced slight electric service disruptions or “flickering” of their power. Be advised this is due to external matters in the West Penn Power service territory. A similar issue has occurred several times in the past week. According to the
NOTICE: Tarentum Borough has listed two (2) former public works vehicles for auction on the Municibid online government auction site. Please click on the link(s) below to view and/or bid on these items. Auctions are set to end on May 14, 2021. Thank you! 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Extended Cab
Council Meeting – April 6, 2021 The upcoming Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting will occur on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 in person at 6:00 PM at the Tarentum Borough Building. All relevant reports, documents and communications which will be presented at the public meeting can be found on the
Comprehensive Plan Finalized Tarentum Borough has received the final copy of the HBT Comprehensive Plan “Forging Our Future”. The final report, appendices and executive summary are now available in their completed format. You can also find the previous drafts and other information regarding the Comprehensive Plan at the Comp Plan
Council Zoom Meeting – March 2, 2021 The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting will occur on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 digitally via Zoom at 6:00 PM. All relevant reports, documents and communications which will be presented at the public meeting can be found on the March 2, 2021 meeting
Council Zoom Meeting February 9, 2021 The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting originally set for Tuesday, February 2, 2021 will now occur on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 digitally via Zoom at 6:00 PM. All relevant reports, documents and communications which will be presented at the public meeting can be
Council Zoom Meeting January 5, 2021 The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting set for Tuesday, January 5, 2021 will occur digitally via Zoom at 6:00 PM. All relevant reports, documents and communications which will be presented at the public meeting can be found on the January 5, 2021 meeting page.
DEMOLITION BID RESULTS – TARENTUM BOROUGH Sealed bids were received and opened at the Tarentum Borough Building, 318 E 2nd Avenue, Tarentum, Pennsylvania at 2:00 PM, Monday, December 21, 2020. The UNOFFICIAL bid results, pending document submission, bid review and reference checks, are as follows. Note that the bid tabulation
Council Zoom Meeting December 15, 2020 The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting set for Tuesday, December 15, 2020 will occur digitally via Zoom at 6:00 PM. All relevant reports, documents and communications which will be presented at the public meeting can be found on the December 15, 2020 meeting page.
PUBLIC NOTICE (2020.12.07): As everyone is aware, the Coronavirus matter remains a rapidly evolving situation. Similar to March 2020, Tarentum Borough will again be taking steps to limit the exposure or possible spread of Coronavirus within our municipal operation. We have no greater responsibility than to protect the health, safety
DEMOLITION BID NOTICE TARENTUM BOROUGH. Sealed bids will be received at the Tarentum Borough Building, 318 E 2nd Avenue, Tarentum, Pennsylvania no later than 2:00 PM, Monday, December 21, 2020 and publicly opened at that time for the following three (3) separate demolition projects: Tarentum Borough Omnibus Demolition Project, Phase
2021 Proposed Budget Pursuant to Section 1307 of the Borough Code of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (“Borough Code”), the Borough of Tarentum has prepared its proposed budget for the fiscal year 2021. Borough Council will review the proposed budget tonight, December 1, 2020 at the 6:00 PM Regular Public Meeting.
Comprehensive Plan Update Tarentum Borough will be holding its Public Hearing tonight, Tuesday December 1, 2020 at 5:30 PM for the multi-municipal comprehensive plan. The hearing will take place via Zoom. To access the Public Zoom Meeting, please click or call below: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7242241818 Meeting ID: 724 224 1818 Call In: (301)
Council Zoom Meeting – December 1, 2020 The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting set for Tuesday, December 1, 2020 will occur digitally via Zoom. The meeting time will be as follows: 5:30 PM – Comprehensive Plan Public Hearing6:00 PM – Regular Council Meeting All relevant reports, documents and communications
NOTICE: Peoples Gas will be conducting gas line work in the area of Mill Street and W 7th Avenue beginning on Sunday, October 26, 2020 at 9:00 PM. Work will take place in the area of Mill Street and the westbound lane of W. 7th Avenue. The project begins on
The Tarentum Recreation Board has just released it’s second edition of the Tarentum Borough Magazine. The magazine contains articles, upcoming events, business information and community history. Hard copies are available at the Tarentum Borough building and surrounding local businesses. If you have an idea or recommendation for an upcoming magazine
REMINDER: Hydrant flushing will occur for the next two weeks. Beginning this week, October 19-22, flushing will take place on the east side of Tarentum. The tentative plan is to flush the following areas: Mon. 10/19 – E 1st through E 3rdTue. 10/20 – E 4th through E 7thWed. 10/21
The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting set for tonight, Tuesday, October 6, 2020 will be held in-person at the Tarentum Borough Building. For those who cannot attend, the meeting will also be broadcast digitally via Zoom starting at 6:00 PM. All relevant reports, documents and communications which will be
DRAFT PLAN UNVEILED HARRISON, BRACKENRIDGE AND TARENTUM, FORWARD TOGETHER The three northernmost communities along the Allegheny River in Allegheny County are in a position to forge a future that capitalizes on their location, assets and ambition for change. Multi-Municipal Comprehensive Plan Forging Our Future (Draft) Harrison • Brackenridge • Tarentum
NEWS: Halloween 2020 events. Trick or Treat will be held on Saturday, October 31 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM svensktapotek.net. Additionally, on October 17, 2020 the recreation board will be hosting a drive thru Trick or Treat event. The flyer can be found below https://homemfarmacia.pt/compra…tugal/. The event will take
NOTICE: Regarding trash pick up following the Labor Day Holiday. From Waste Management. Due to Labor Day, Monday trash pickup occurring on or after the holiday for your residence will be provided one day late. Here are some steps you can take to prepare for your service: Please ensure your
Memo from the desk of the Borough Manager – September 3, 2020 Tarentum Borough Electric Service Billing and Consumption We have been receiving an extraordinary amount of calls over the last several days regarding Borough utility bills. There has been an outpouring of frustration on social media as well. These
The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting set for Tuesday, September 1, 2020 has been rescheduled for Tuesday, September 8, 2020. The meeting will occur digitally at 6:00 PM via Zoom. All relevant reports, documents and communications which will be presented at the public meeting can be found on the
NOTICE: Highlands School District Property tax deadlines have been extended. At its public meeting of August 17, 2020, the Board of School Directors of the Highlands School District approved extending the discount period for payment of your 2020 school district real estate taxes to September 30, 2020. In addition, 2020
NOTICE: The 56 East with Mary Ann Mangini concert scheduled for Thursday, August 13, 2020 at the Tarentum Park bandshell is now canceled. Due to the recent July 8, 2020 Order from the Allegheny County Health Department, outdoor gatherings of 50+ people are prohibited. Our recent concerts have had over
(Updated 2020.08.04) To access the Tarentum Borough August 4, 2020 Public Zoom Meeting, please click the link below. Time: August 4, 2020 at 6:00 PM Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83193664588 Call in Number: +1 301-715-8592 Meeting ID: 831 9366 4588 Click Here: August 4, 2020 – Council Meeting Page + DocumentsClick Here: August
NOTICE: Two Items. First, the Recreation Board meeting for tonight, July 28, 2020 at 6:00 PM, has been canceled. Additionally, the Recreation Board concert in the park set for this Thursday, July 30, 2020 featuring Jim Felix as Elvis has been postponed due to Allegheny County restrictions on large gatherings.
UPDATE: The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting for Tuesday, July 7, 2020 occurred digitally via Zoom. All relevant reports, documents and communications which were presented during the public meeting are set forth on the July 7, 2020 Public Meeting Page located on our website. The YouTube video is available
NOTICE: The Daniels & McClain concert scheduled for Thursday, July 16, 2020 at the Tarentum Park bandshell is now canceled. Due to the recent July 8, 2020 Order from the Allegheny County Health Department, outdoor gatherings of 50+ people are prohibited. Our recent concerts have had over 100+ attendees. We
Update 2020.07.07: The July 7, 2020 council meeting page will be updated with documents, meeting reports and additional items. The YouTube video will be published after the meeting. The July 7, 2020 meeting will also be broadcast live on YouTube. The link will be found at the Tarentum Borough Facebook
We want to recognize Ms. Angela Boyer, School Counselor and the students of Highlands Elementary School and Highlands Early Childhood Education Center for their letters of kindness addressed to the Borough of Tarentum. Several months ago, prior to the coronavirus shutdown, we received these amazing letters of kindness from our
UPDATE: There are two project updates for Tarentum Borough. The storm line/sewer repair project on Bridge Street will continue through next week. Intermittent road closures will continue to occur in the area of the 1st and 2nd Avenue intersections with Bridge Street. Paving and road restoration from the recent Gas
NEW: The map below provides a list of properties within Tarentum Borough which were delinquent during the 2019 calendar year. The properties on this map are all listed on the Delinquent Tax spreadsheet. The map, document and other information can also be found on the Tax Delinquency Page of the
NOTICE: Please be advised that there will be a temporary road closure on 1st Avenue from Monday, June 15 to Wednesday June 17. The closure will take place on First Avenue between Corbet Street and Cherry Street in Brackenridge. Truck & Detour Route will be Corbet Street – E. 6th
UPDATE: Tarentum officials are actively working to replace a number of American Flags throughout the Borough, including the large flag at the Ross Street/Route 366 triangle. We have received several calls asking for tattered or damaged flags to be replaced. Local legislators plan to donate a number of flags to
NOTICE OF HEARING The Zoning Hearing Board of the Borough of Tarentum, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania will conduct a public hearing on Monday, June 29, 2020 at 7:00 P.M., prevailing time, at the Tarentum Borough Council Chambers to reorganize the Board for 2020 and to hear the matter of Oliver Outdoor
The Tarentum Borough public meeting for June 2, 2020 will be conducted online via Zoom. The council meeting can be viewed live at the Tarentum Borough YouTube site. June 2, 2020 Meeting Page with reports, documents, and relevant information. June 2, 2020 Agenda You can participate in the meeting with
Hydrant flushing will begin next week, June 1, on the east side of Tarentum. The following week, June 8, flushing will occur on the west side. When flushing is occurring in your area, customers may experience low pressure or temporary water discoloration. Briefly run your cold water to clear the
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NOTICE: Due to the Memorial Day holiday, trash pickup occurring for your residence will be provided one day late next week. Here are some steps you can take to prepare for your service: Please ensure your containers are available for collection. Keep your container accessible. Parked vehicles and other obstacles may
NOTICE: Consolidated Polling Place Locations Announced for June 2 Election All June 2, 2020 primary voting will occur at Holy Martyrs Church, 344 W 9th Avenue. This applies to all Wards. Please see the news release below. PITTSBURGH – The Elections Division today issued the full list of consolidated polling
NOTICE: Please be advised that Tarentum will be conducting limited hydrant flushing on Thursday, May 14 in the late-morning hours for compliance and mandate purposes. Flushing will only occur at a few limited locations within the Borough. You may experience low pressure or water discoloration. If your water is discolored,
UPDATE: Waste Management has returned to normal residential service for Tarentum Borough. They will again collect cardboard and bulk items. As always, trash must be properly bagged and placed curbside. Limit of one bulk item per week. Please see the Trash Department page of our website for more information.
Update 2020.05.06: The May 5, 2020 council meeting page has been updated with YouTube video, meeting reports and additional items. 2020.05.05 Agenda 2020.05.05 Minutes Click Here: May 5, 2020 – Regular Council Meeting Page The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting for Tuesday, May 5, 2020 will occur digitally at
EVENT: Tarentum Community Pizza Distribution.The Pittsburgh Penguins Players and Fox’s Pizza have joined together to provide 200 personal pizza’s to the Tarentum Borough community. The drive-thru distribution will occur at the Tarentum Marina this Friday, April 24 at 3:30 PM.Vehicles should enter the Marina at First Avenue & Ross Street.
NOTICE: The April 8, 2020 power outage affecting West Tarentum is being investigated at this time. The outage is currently on the West Penn Power portion of the grid. WPP crews have been notified. Please follow the Borough website or Facebook page for further updates. Thank you.
The Tarentum Borough public meeting for April 7, 2020 was conducted online via Zoom. The council meeting can be viewed at the Tarentum Borough YouTube site or on the April 2020 council meeting page. The meeting minutes are not final until approved at the next public meeting. Thank you.
Update April 7, 2020: By vote of council at the April 7 public meeting, the Tarentum Borough property tax discount period has been extended from April 30, 2020 to May 31, 2020 due to the COVID-19 emergency. Please see the tax office website for payment details including making an online
Click Here: April 7, 2020 – Regular Council Meeting Page The Borough of Tarentum regular public meeting for Tuesday, April 7, 2020 will occur digitally at 6:00 PM. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, this public meeting will occur via Zoom Meeting. All relevant reports, documents and communications which will be
NOTICE: The 2020 Easter Egg Hunt and Easter bunny pictures are postponed until further notice. Please see the joint message below from the Women of the Moose and the Tarentum Recreation Board — Due to these difficult times we are all facing, we do not want to jeopardize the safety
NOTICE: Please see the message below from Waste Management. Effective tomorrow (3/25/2020), several non-essential WM services will be temporarily suspended. This includes bulk collection, spring clean-ups, yard waste and more. Dear Valued Waste Management Customers, enlignepharmacie.com Because of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Federal and State Declarations of Emergency have been
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Becky Boyle Becky.Boyle@pasenate.com/412-346-0469 SENATOR LINDSEY M. WILLIAMS ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR SMALL BUSINESS LOAN PROGRAM (Pittsburgh, Pa.) March 18, 2020 — Senator Lindsey M. Williams announced today that the Small Business First (SBF) loan program administered through the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) will soon be
NOTICE: In order for our community to stay well informed regarding the COVID-19 emergency, please see the Pennsylvania State website for more information. This resource will provide you with quite a bit of information related to the government response to this emergency situation. This includes links to virus and health
NOTICE: Highlands Partnership Network and Allegheny Family Network are offering school lunch bags for kids tomorrow, March 18, 2020, at the Tarentum Community Garden next to Dreshar Stadium from 10:15 am to 11:15 am. Pick up and take away only. Tables will be sanitized before and after the event. Volunteers
UPDATE: The Tarentum Borough water plant has received a few calls recently about the threat of the COVID-19 virus. We want to ensure our community that the drinking water in Tarentum (and other centralized treatment facilities) is not at risk. The following is information from the World Health Organization regarding
PUBLIC NOTICE: As everyone is aware, the Coronavirus matter is a rapidly evolving situation. Therefore, out of an abundance of caution, Tarentum Borough will be taking steps to limit the exposure or possible spread of Coronavirus within our municipal operation. We have no greater responsibility than to protect the health,
PennDOT, PA Turnpike Announce the Start of Automated Work Zone Speed Enforcement Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) today announced that enforcement of the statewide Automated Work Zone Speed Enforcement (AWZSE) program begins next week. Today marks the end of a
Route 28 Lane Restrictions Friday in Allegheny County March 3, 2020 Pittsburgh, PA – PennDOT District 11 is announcing lane restrictions on Route 28 in Springdale and Harmar townships, Allegheny County, will occur Friday, March 6 weather permitting. Route 28 will be reduced to a single-lane in each direction in
Rec Board Meeting Update – February 25, 2020 The recreation board website has been updated with the following information: 2020.02.25 – Rec Agenda 2020.01.28 – Rec Minutes 2020.02 Year to Date Financial Statement 2020.02 Valentines Day Luncheon Financial Report Next meeting: March 31, 2020 at 6:00 PM, Tarentum Borough Council
HBT Comprehensive Plan – Community Meeting 2020.02.17 Harrison Township resident Michelle Goetzinger created this fantastic video about the upcoming community meeting for the HBT Comp Plan. Check out the February 17, 2020 community meeting page for more information. We hope you’re able to attend!
Water Plant Operator (Updated 2020.02.12) Tarentum Borough, Allegheny County, PA is accepting applications for the position of Water Treatment Plant Operator. This position entails the operation of a Water Treatment Facility. The preferred candidate must possess DEP Water Operator Certification or obtain the appropriate certification within one (1) year of hire.
Registration for 2020 Highlands Little League baseball begins Saturday February 22. There will be three registration weekends. Please see the attached flyer. Registration will take place from Noon to 4PM at the Tarentum Borough Building. T-Ball, Coach Pitch, Minors/Majors and Juniors. Ages 4 – 14. visit www.eteamz.com/highlandsll26 or email email@example.com