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Thanksgiving Schedule

The Southwest Greensburg Borough Office/Tax Office will be closed from Thursday, November 22nd through Saturday, November 24th. There will be no garbage collection on Thursday, November 22nd. Garbage collection will resume on Friday, November 23rd.

We hope everyone has a Happy Thanksgiving!


Laborers

Southwest Greensburg Borough is seeking laborers for the Streets & Sanitation Department. Applicants with a CDL license are preferred. Interested individuals should stop at the Borough office at 564 Stanton Street, Greensburg, PA for an employment application. Applications are also available online at www.swgreensburg.org.

Leaf Collection

The Southwest Greensburg Borough Streets & Sanitation Department will end leaf collection on Friday, December 7th.

Snow Accumulation

As we approach winter, below is what the Southwest Greensburg Borough Code has to say about resident responsibilities for handling snow accumulation:

SNOW EMERGENCY REGULATIONS

7.60 PURPOSE

This subchapter shall regulate the actions of persons within the Borough during times of large accumulations of snow, water or other naturally occurring or man-made materials or debris for purposes of protecting the community and its citizens.

7.61 APPLICATION

A. Prohibition. It shall be unlawful for any person, business, corporation or entity to act as follows:

1. To remove snow, water, tree debris, soil erosion or any other naturally occurring or blowing articulates and placing them from one’s own property into any public street, avenue, road, alley, right-of-way, easement, sidewalk, such other public place or into any medical, fire or police driveway/exits for emergency equipment;

2. To remove snow, water, tree debris, soil erosion or any other man-made materials or blowing articulates and placing them from one’s own property into any public street, avenue, road, alley, right-of-way, easement, sidewalk, such other public place or into any medical, fire or police driveway/exists for emergency equipment;

3. To leave snow or other types of accumulation on sidewalks within the Borough as per the following:

i. Accumulations of six (6") to ten (10") inches must be removed within twenty-four (24) hours;

ii. Accumulations of ten (10") to twenty (20") inches must be removed within forty-eight (48) hours; and

iii. Accumulations of twenty (20") inches or greater must be removed within thirty-six (36) hours.

B. Exemptions. These regulations shall not apply to:

1. Borough property specifically posted and designated for temporary storage of said accumulations;

2. Borough citizens who reside at the property where the violation occurs in the Borough and are physically disabled and/or suffer from physical limitations documented by a medical physician rendering them unable to comply with this Ordinance within the time frames stated providing:

i. Said person(s) proves several attempts to find a person or entity to remove said snow or accumulations, was without result; and

ii. The person(s) had contacted the Borough Snow or Accumulation Removal Labor List and that none of the persons on the list were available to remove said accumulations.

7.62 PENALTIES

A. Any Notice of violations shall be given by a Borough Official by posting the front door or premises.

B. Any violation of this Subchapter shall be subject to a fine not less than Fifty and no/100 ($50.00) Dollars and not more than Five Hundred and no/100 ($500.00) Dollars for a first offense. For each day that a condition continues to exist once a person is cited shall constitute a new offense each day the condition continues to be in violation hereof. Violators shall also be responsible for all costs of prosecution and any Borough expenses incurred in the removal or elimination of any condition created that is prohibited hereby. This includes the Borough’s costs, attorney’s fees, engineering fees or any other costs related thereto.

C. Failure to pay fines imposed hereunder shall result in imprisonment not to exceed sixty (60) days. Other related costs resulting in the elimination of the condition that violates this Subchapter shall be paid within thirty (30) days. Otherwise, the costs shall be filed as a municipal lien against the offender’s property after thirty (30) days’ notice of the costs incurred has been mailed to the property owner of record or posted conspicuously on the property for the violator from whose property the condition was created.


Toys for Tots — Nov 20, 2018 1:47:55 PM

Reminder on Street Numbering — Nov 17, 2018 3:45:22 PM

Greater Greensburg Sewage Authority Board Member Position — Nov 16, 2018 6:15:14 PM

Greensburg-Hempfield Area Library Board Member Position — Nov 16, 2018 6:11:24 PM

Athletic Director Opening — Nov 16, 2018 5:59:42 PM

2019 Tentative Budget — Nov 15, 2018 7:13:13 PM

Veterans Day — Nov 12, 2018 12:44:49 AM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — Nov 7, 2018 9:35:13 AM

New Recreation Board Member — Oct 19, 2018 11:55:24 AM

Revised Borough Office Hours — Oct 9, 2018 2:33:46 PM

Trick or Treating Night/Halloween Parade 2018 — Oct 5, 2018 4:33:59 PM

Southwest Greensburg Recreation Board Member Opening — Oct 3, 2018 12:41:46 PM

Office Closed — Sep 17, 2018 7:46:20 PM

New Council Member — Sep 13, 2018 12:50:36 PM

Labor Day Weekend Schedule — Aug 31, 2018 4:54:21 PM

Southwest Greensburg Recreation Now A 501(C)(3) Organization — Aug 30, 2018 4:24:24 PM

Unclaimed 50/50 Ticket Winnings — Aug 10, 2018 3:30:31 PM

New Mayor and Council Member Opening — Aug 9, 2018 12:06:10 PM

Energy Supplier Soliciting — Aug 2, 2018 4:59:48 PM

Seeking Part-Time Police Officers — Aug 1, 2018 12:23:54 PM

Basket Drawing Winners - Nico's Baseball Fundraising Tournament — Jul 23, 2018 3:43:08 PM

Greater Greensburg Sewage Authority Seeks Candidates — Jul 23, 2018 3:12:34 PM

Scam IRS Phone Calls — Jul 23, 2018 1:15:20 PM

Concession Stand Help — Jul 20, 2018 1:28:40 AM

Auction of Gift Baskets to Support Nico Salvio — Jul 19, 2018 7:25:58 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — Jul 19, 2018 7:02:23 PM

Alley Closure for Block Party — Jul 18, 2018 11:52:59 AM

Garbage Truck Back in Service - Wednesday, July 18 — Jul 18, 2018 10:55:39 AM

Garbage Collection — Jul 16, 2018 12:46:52 PM

Help Nico Salvio — Jul 12, 2018 5:40:23 PM

Southwest Greensburg Borough Mayor Shaun Teacher — Jul 12, 2018 12:25:03 PM

Fourth of July — Jul 3, 2018 4:59:26 PM

Office Closed — Jun 21, 2018 12:03:07 PM

Office Closed — Jun 14, 2018 6:34:00 PM

Memorial Day Hours — May 24, 2018 5:06:29 PM

Garbage Collection — May 11, 2018 12:26:41 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — May 7, 2018 9:23:10 AM

Laborer Openings — Apr 2, 2018 1:15:40 PM

Borough 2018 Easter Schedule — Mar 29, 2018 9:56:07 AM

Notes of Interest — Mar 26, 2018 8:51:46 PM

Police Twitter Account — Mar 22, 2018 12:25:52 PM

Concession Stand Manager - Red Devil Park — Mar 8, 2018 2:24:31 PM

Recreation Clean Up Day — Mar 7, 2018 2:31:40 PM

Office Closed — Mar 7, 2018 2:08:52 PM

Annual Rental Registrations — Mar 5, 2018 2:05:51 PM

Recreation Signups — Mar 2, 2018 1:23:08 PM

Concession Stand Manager Opening — Feb 19, 2018 3:20:12 PM

2018 Garbage Bills — Feb 19, 2018 2:22:09 PM

Zoning Hearing Board Opening — Feb 19, 2018 10:42:40 AM

Holiday Hours — Dec 22, 2017 7:31:49 PM

2018 Tentative Budget — Dec 20, 2017 9:06:45 AM

Zoning Hearing Board Openings — Dec 15, 2017 3:50:53 PM

Thanksgiving Hours — Nov 22, 2017 3:54:41 PM

Recreation Board Member Opening — Nov 15, 2017 8:30:15 PM

Veterans Day 2017 — Nov 9, 2017 1:45:03 PM

Toys for Tots 2017 — Nov 3, 2017 10:54:53 AM

Trick or Treating/Halloween Parade — Oct 12, 2017 12:10:00 PM

Office Closed — Sep 29, 2017 6:08:37 PM

Recreation Board Member Openings — Sep 19, 2017 8:09:33 PM

Labor Day — Sep 1, 2017 7:59:49 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — Aug 16, 2017 5:36:37 PM

Job Opening — Aug 16, 2017 12:25:27 PM

Electronic Waste — Aug 9, 2017 6:50:34 PM

Fall Ball - 2017 — Aug 4, 2017 1:54:51 PM

Online Payments Now Available for Garbage Accounts — Jul 29, 2017 3:22:32 PM

Southwest Greensburg Civic Society Porch Crawl — Jul 26, 2017 2:15:11 PM

Third Annual Southwest Greensburg Community Picnic — Jul 26, 2017 2:01:45 PM

Fourth of July — Jul 3, 2017 7:42:54 PM

Office Closed — Jun 20, 2017 11:58:25 AM

Community Yard Sale Reminder — Jun 1, 2017 2:01:01 PM

New Council Member — May 31, 2017 1:00:12 PM

Memorial Day — May 26, 2017 12:04:13 PM

Good Luck to Derek Manley — May 18, 2017 12:59:01 PM

Borough Office Hours — May 17, 2017 7:01:50 PM

Council Vacancy/Special Meeting — May 11, 2017 1:06:20 PM

Holiday Hours — Apr 13, 2017 5:27:33 PM

Cleanup Day — Mar 28, 2017 7:43:34 PM

Office Closed — Feb 20, 2017 1:09:02 PM

Job Opening — Jan 16, 2017 10:28:43 PM

New Year's Schedule — Dec 30, 2016 10:40:20 PM

Christmas Holiday — Dec 22, 2016 1:14:25 PM

Act 44 Disclosure Form — Dec 19, 2016 5:44:41 PM

2017 Final Budget — Dec 19, 2016 3:30:01 PM

Toys for Tots — Dec 19, 2016 3:18:32 PM

Toys for Tots — Dec 5, 2016 8:52:53 PM

Caroling/Luminary Night — Dec 5, 2016 8:33:45 PM

Athletic Director Position — Dec 5, 2016 8:17:41 PM

Leaf Pickup — Dec 5, 2016 8:04:28 PM

Thanksgiving — Nov 23, 2016 4:16:22 PM

2017 Tentative Budget — Nov 10, 2016 8:02:21 PM

Veteran's Day — Nov 10, 2016 6:50:28 PM

Office Closed — Oct 20, 2016 6:34:47 PM

Garbage Truck Back in Service — Oct 17, 2016 1:49:07 PM

Garbage Collection — Oct 14, 2016 7:23:34 PM

Halloween Parade — Oct 7, 2016 4:58:48 PM

Trick or Treating — Oct 4, 2016 12:29:06 PM

Gun Bash - Sunday, November 6, 2016 — Sep 22, 2016 1:39:58 PM

Southwest Greensburg Recreation Board Member Opening — Sep 20, 2016 12:19:15 PM

Luminary Orders - Caroling & Luminary Night — Sep 16, 2016 12:49:11 PM

Labor Day — Sep 2, 2016 6:46:04 PM

Office Closed — Aug 17, 2016 8:38:30 PM

Office Closed — Aug 10, 2016 8:15:50 PM

Office Closed — Aug 4, 2016 8:02:44 AM

Office Closed — Jul 21, 2016 12:55:44 PM

Michael F. Smolka III — Jul 14, 2016 1:31:06 PM

Fourth of July Hours — Jul 1, 2016 12:27:26 PM

Tree/Bush Trimming — Jun 9, 2016 12:43:41 PM

Community Yard Sale - June 4, 2016 — Jun 2, 2016 3:38:14 PM

Brandon & Westminster Streets — Apr 22, 2016 4:11:12 PM

Zoning Officer — Apr 14, 2016 5:02:43 PM

Easter Holiday Schedule — Mar 24, 2016 1:00:23 PM

Family Day of Play — Mar 21, 2016 7:06:04 PM

Special Election — Mar 11, 2016 1:15:00 PM

Water Main Break — Mar 4, 2016 1:26:26 PM

Recreation Board — Jan 6, 2016 2:36:41 PM

Zoning Hearing Board — Jan 6, 2016 2:32:58 PM

Act 44 Disclosure Form - 2015 — Jan 5, 2016 1:35:17 PM

New Year's Day Schedule — Dec 31, 2015 3:40:33 PM

New Fire Siren — Dec 30, 2015 7:00:22 PM

Borough Holiday Hours — Dec 21, 2015 3:30:51 PM

Garbage Truck Status — Dec 15, 2015 10:32:48 PM

Final 2016 Budget — Dec 11, 2015 8:52:12 PM

Baseball/Softball/Adaptive League Baseball Signups — Dec 11, 2015 3:21:10 PM

Thank You — Dec 10, 2015 8:06:46 PM

Thank You Marc Lenzi — Dec 10, 2015 1:58:57 PM

Reorganization Meeting — Dec 10, 2015 1:41:51 PM

Southwest Greensburg Recreation Board — Dec 10, 2015 1:09:53 PM

Thanksgiving 2015 — Nov 25, 2015 6:33:56 PM

Greensburg Hempfield Area Library Board Opening — Nov 13, 2015 7:26:48 PM

Zoning Hearing Board Openings — Nov 13, 2015 7:22:34 PM

Preliminary 2016 Budget — Nov 12, 2015 2:25:43 PM

Veteran's Day — Nov 10, 2015 3:04:40 PM

Caroling/Luminary Night — Oct 14, 2015 5:23:04 PM

125th Anniversary Dance — Oct 14, 2015 4:04:51 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — Oct 14, 2015 12:34:21 PM

Trick or Treating/Halloween Parade — Oct 14, 2015 12:20:24 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — Oct 2, 2015 7:39:12 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — Sep 11, 2015 12:55:56 PM

Garbage Truck — Sep 6, 2015 3:00:48 PM

Labor Day — Sep 6, 2015 1:54:02 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — Aug 19, 2015 7:59:38 PM

125th Anniversary Community Pig Roast and Picnic — Jul 27, 2015 8:55:40 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — Jul 10, 2015 8:33:08 PM

Independence Day — Jul 2, 2015 6:33:35 PM

Memorial Day — May 22, 2015 5:22:19 PM

Borough Hours — Apr 2, 2015 6:28:38 PM

Red Devils Park Cleanup Day — Apr 1, 2015 5:51:38 PM

Office Closed — Mar 23, 2015 7:53:57 PM

Residential Rental Unit Registrations — Feb 24, 2015 7:09:26 PM

Business Privilege Tax/Business Registration — Feb 24, 2015 2:10:05 PM

2015 Garbage Bills — Feb 3, 2015 6:30:12 PM

125th Anniversary — Jan 28, 2015 8:46:05 PM

Laborer Job Openings — Jan 22, 2015 3:13:21 PM

Baseball/Softball/T-Ball Signups — Jan 19, 2015 6:15:53 PM

2015 Meeting Dates — Jan 6, 2015 2:42:29 PM

Office Hours — Dec 31, 2014 1:19:18 PM

Act 44 Disclosure Form - 2014 — Dec 30, 2014 1:37:11 PM

Holiday Hours — Dec 22, 2014 6:14:23 PM

Greater Greensburg Sewage Authority Board Opening — Dec 3, 2014 6:19:37 PM

Cookie Exchange — Dec 3, 2014 4:42:23 PM

Contacting the Police — Nov 26, 2014 1:22:30 PM

Thanksgiving Week Hours — Nov 24, 2014 8:17:43 PM

2015 Tentative Budget — Nov 18, 2014 1:37:35 PM

Veteran's Day — Nov 10, 2014 8:31:26 PM

Annual Veterans Day Celebration — Oct 23, 2014 6:21:18 PM

Code Enforcement Officer Email Address — Oct 23, 2014 12:08:48 PM

Office Closure — Oct 14, 2014 7:49:34 PM

Halloween Parade — Oct 10, 2014 5:23:30 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Schedule — Sep 26, 2014 7:30:18 PM

Trick or Treating — Sep 25, 2014 7:02:36 PM

Community Yard Sale — Aug 29, 2014 4:39:50 PM

Labor Day — Aug 29, 2014 12:24:36 PM

Borough Manager Issues Challenge — Aug 20, 2014 11:14:45 PM

Borough Office/Tax Office Closed — Aug 18, 2014 7:34:32 PM

Code Enforcement Officer — Aug 18, 2014 7:32:41 PM

Happy 4th of July! — Jul 3, 2014 4:13:25 PM

2014 Household Hazardous Waste Collection — Jun 24, 2014 6:02:12 PM

Summer Playground Program — Jun 12, 2014 7:31:49 PM

Memorial Day — May 22, 2014 7:11:11 PM

Life Line Screening - June 17, 2014 — May 16, 2014 1:34:22 PM

Borough Holiday Hours — Apr 16, 2014 5:15:06 PM

Borough Office Update — Mar 31, 2014 12:00:17 PM

Borough Office Status — Mar 23, 2014 10:14:12 PM

Fire Hydrant Assistance — Feb 17, 2014 9:01:37 PM

Baseball/Softball/Adaptive League Registrations — Jan 28, 2014 6:38:57 PM

Garbage Pickup — Jan 6, 2014 6:34:01 PM

Emergency Warming Shelter — Jan 6, 2014 5:46:08 PM

Jim Smith Retires — Jan 3, 2014 1:19:31 PM

Christmas Tree Recycling — Dec 23, 2013 2:55:48 PM

Holiday Hours — Dec 20, 2013 2:09:12 PM

Shop With a Cop — Dec 20, 2013 1:42:03 PM

Tax Office Relocation/New Office Hours — Dec 6, 2013 1:31:30 PM

Tentative 2014 Budget — Nov 21, 2013 4:54:46 PM

Street Milling/Paving — Oct 15, 2013 12:14:35 PM

Halloween Parade — Oct 3, 2013 2:22:41 PM

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event — Oct 2, 2013 3:15:42 PM

Trick or Treating Night — Oct 1, 2013 1:29:33 PM

Labor Day — Aug 29, 2013 7:28:05 PM

Timmy's Race for Children's — Jul 12, 2013 3:36:28 PM

Office Closed — Jul 12, 2013 3:33:11 PM

Summer Playground Program — May 31, 2013 5:57:49 PM

New Seasonal Worker — May 20, 2013 5:43:04 PM

Job Opening — Apr 9, 2013 6:34:32 PM

New Employee — Apr 9, 2013 6:33:08 PM

Unconventional Gas Well Usage Report - 2012 — Apr 9, 2013 5:29:45 PM

Life Line Screening — Mar 25, 2013 7:38:19 PM

2013 Borough Holiday Schedule — Mar 15, 2013 1:02:01 PM

Garbage Truck Status — Mar 5, 2013 12:48:42 PM

Senator Kim Ward's Office — Mar 1, 2013 4:31:29 PM

Baseball/T-Ball/Softball Registrations — Feb 27, 2013 8:27:52 PM

2013 Garbage Bills — Feb 5, 2013 1:22:06 PM

Job Opening — Jan 29, 2013 12:38:47 PM

New Police Car — Jan 28, 2013 11:13:15 PM

Spring Gun Bash — Jan 23, 2013 1:02:50 PM

Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium — Jan 14, 2013 8:36:38 PM

Zoning Hearing Board Appointments — Jan 10, 2013 3:33:02 PM

Mandatory E Scrap Recycling — Jan 10, 2013 3:25:13 PM

New Fire Chief — Jan 6, 2013 5:05:52 PM

Holiday Hours — Dec 21, 2012 5:27:32 PM

Resolution 2012-12-1 — Dec 17, 2012 2:37:56 PM

2013 Budget — Dec 14, 2012 6:24:54 PM

Zoning Hearing Board Openings — Dec 13, 2012 3:08:54 PM

New Meeting Time — Dec 13, 2012 3:00:43 PM

Special Meeting - Residential Rental Ordinance — Nov 20, 2012 8:50:44 PM

Thanksgiving — Nov 20, 2012 12:53:07 PM

Tentative 2013 Budget — Nov 19, 2012 7:10:09 PM

Veteran's Day — Nov 8, 2012 3:50:40 PM

Borough Office Closed — Nov 8, 2012 3:47:59 PM

Budget Meeting — Oct 31, 2012 6:50:40 PM

Trick or Treating Rescheduled — Oct 29, 2012 2:56:31 PM

Halloween Parade — Oct 3, 2012 12:08:39 PM

Trick or Treating Night — Oct 3, 2012 12:04:11 PM

Gun Bash — Sep 18, 2012 5:41:34 PM

Chicken BBQ — Sep 17, 2012 9:45:03 PM

School Crossing Guard Recognition — Sep 14, 2012 1:26:03 PM

Labor Day — Aug 31, 2012 2:11:55 PM

Mail Carrier Gary Gilmore Retirement — Aug 30, 2012 7:19:42 PM

New Tax Office Hours — Aug 29, 2012 2:57:17 PM

New School Year — Aug 20, 2012 7:22:04 PM

Job Opening — Jul 25, 2012 5:39:42 PM

New Summer Playground Employee — Jul 24, 2012 2:39:05 PM

Article on Timmy's Race — Jul 24, 2012 2:33:13 PM

New Helpful Publications Section — Jun 29, 2012 12:31:23 PM

New Section on Frequently Asked Questions — Jun 27, 2012 1:37:57 PM

Office Closed — Jun 26, 2012 1:51:45 PM

Garbage Collection Map Now Available — Jun 25, 2012 5:22:43 PM

New Budget Section — Jun 25, 2012 3:08:06 PM

Changes..... — Jun 22, 2012 7:34:12 PM