South Fayette Township Public Works is essential to the maintenance of parks, roads, buildings and other township-owned property and facilities. Some of the crew's many activities include:
Road & pothole repair
Storm sewer maintenance
Utility line marking
Public Works includes a management team consisting of a director, a superintendent, and a foreman. The union workforce includes 3 heavy equipment operators, 2 full-time mechanics, and 6 laborers / truck drivers. Parks maintenance consists of 2 laborers / truck drivers. The department is on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The appropriate Public Works employees are certified in the use and monitoring of herbicides and pesticides.
Wood Waste Recycling Center
Residents are welcome to drop off wood waste (limbs up to 8 inches in diameter) and help themselves to wood chips/mulch at the township's wood waste recycling/chipping site, along Ridge Road in Boys Home Park. Hours are dawn to dusk.
Please follow these guidelines for dropping off wood waste:
No plastic bags
No grass clippings
No trees/branches larger than 8 inches in diameter