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Recreation Board Member Openings

posted by Corry Sheffler

Application letters are now being accepted for two board member positions with the Southwest Greensburg Recreation Board.  The Recreation Board meets monthly.  The terms for both board members will begin on November 1, 2017.  Please submit application letters to Southwest Greensburg Borough, 564 Stanton Street, Greensburg, PA 15601, or via email to swgreensburg@gmail.com. Application letters must be received by Friday, October 6th. Southwest Greensburg Borough Council will appoint the two board members at their October 11th Council meeting.

Labor Day

posted Sep 1, 2017, 12:59 PM by Corry Sheffler

The Borough Office, Tax Office and Streets and Sanitation Department will be closed through Monday, September 4th.  Garbage collection will resume on Tuesday, September 5th.

We hope everyone has a great Labor Day weekend!

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed

posted Aug 16, 2017, 10:36 AM by Corry Sheffler

The Southwest Greensburg Borough Office/Tax Office will be closed from Saturday, August 19th through Saturday, August 26th.  We look forward to seeing you at our community picnic this Saturday at Red Devils Park!

Job Opening

posted Aug 16, 2017, 5:25 AM by Corry Sheffler

Southwest Greensburg Borough is seeking a laborer for the Streets & Sanitation Department.  Applicants with a CDL license are preferred.  Applications should be submitted to the Borough office at 564 Stanton Street. 

Electronic Waste

posted Aug 9, 2017, 11:50 AM by Corry Sheffler

Effective immediately, Southwest Greensburg Borough will no longer be able to pick up electronic waste (televisions, computers, etc.) as the municipal electronic waste collection site for Westmoreland Cleanways near Latrobe is closed.  We are looking into other alternatives for disposing of the Borough’s electronic waste.  In the interim, Westmoreland Cleanways has provided some other recycling sites:

·        Indiana County Recycling Center, 1715 Rt. 119, Homer City (fees charged) 724-479-0444

·        Staples:  all electronics and computer monitors; except NO TVs

·        Best Buy:  all electronics, except NO TVs or COMPUTER MONITORS; fee for hard-drive destruction

Fall Ball - 2017

posted Aug 4, 2017, 6:54 AM by Corry Sheffler

Southwest Greensburg Recreation is accepting registrations for fall ball.  Teams be 8U, 10U and 1U for baseball and softball.  Registration is $35.  Registrations may be completed at the Borough office at 564 Stanton Street in Southwest Greensburg and online at http://tshq.bluesombrero.com/swgreensburg.  Volunteer coaches are also needed for all teams.  If interested, please contact Recreation Director Dan Ranieri at 724-217-4200.  Fall ball is expected to start around the third week in August.

Online Payments Now Available for Garbage Accounts

posted Jul 29, 2017, 8:22 AM by Corry Sheffler

Effective immediately, online payments can now be made for garbage accounts.  Payments by VISA, MasterCard and Discover cards are accepted, as well as payments by electronic check.  Below is information on service charges for making the payments online.  Payments by credit card for garbage accounts can now be made at the Borough office.  Please use the link below to make an online payment:



Southwest Greensburg Civic Society Porch Crawl

posted Jul 26, 2017, 7:15 AM by Corry Sheffler

Southwest Greensburg Civic Society Porch Crawl
Saturday, September 23, 2017
2:00 - 5:00 pm

Haven't you always loved the many porches of Southwest Greensburg and wondered who lived there?  This Porch Crawl is an opportunity for you to meet neighbors and learn more about our neighborhood.

This is how it works!  You have two choices:  You can be a porch host or a porch crawler.

Porch Host:  There is no cost to host a porch.
  • Open your porch to neighbors and friends who have registered for the crawl.
  • Supply a light snack/appetizer and one beverage (alcoholic/non-alcoholic).
  • The SWG Civic Society will notify you by phone/email to inform you about relevant details and the number of participants.
  • Groups of six crawlers will visit your porch every 30 minutes, before walking to the next porch.
Porch Crawler:  Cost is $10.00 per adult (must be 21 years or older to participate in the crawl).
  • Meet at the SWG Civic Society (424 Brandon Street) at 1:30 pm.
  • Join a group of crawlers and follow the map to the participating porches.
  • Visit each porch for 30 minutes before walking to the next porch on the map.
Hosts and crawlers are invited to return to the Civic Society and adjacent parklet for end of evening festivities.

RSVP:  September 9, 2017

Email:  swgcivicsociety@gmail.com                                                 Phone:  SWG Civic Society (724)610-9745


Third Annual Southwest Greensburg Community Picnic

posted Jul 26, 2017, 7:01 AM by Corry Sheffler

Third Annual Southwest Greensburg Borough Community Picnic
Saturday, August 19, 2017
1:00 - 5:00 pm
Red Devils Park

DJ
Food
Fun and Games for Children and Adults
50/50 Raffle
Door Prizes!

Rain or Shine!
Join us for an entire afternoon of great music, delicious food, wonderful fun and enjoyable conversation with neighbors and friends!

RSVP - Children and Adults by August 5, 2017

Southwest Greensburg Civic Society - (724) 610-9745
swgcivicsociety@gmail.com

There is no admission fee to the Community Picnic.  Monetary donations are suggested.
The Community Picnic is reserved for residents and families of Southwest Greensburg, Borough employees and SWG Volunteer Firemen.  

Fourth of July

posted Jul 3, 2017, 12:42 PM by Corry Sheffler

The Southwest Greensburg Borough Office/Tax Office and Streets & Sanitation Department will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th.  Garbage collection will resume on Wednesday, July 5th.  We hope everyone has a great Fourth of July!

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