News Flash

Posted on: June 12, 2020

South Fayette park facilities reopen June 15 with safety guidelines

Stay home if sick, avoid crowds, take waste, stay six feet apart, wash hands

Park facilities in South Fayette Township open Mon. June 15 with safety guidelines in place.

Openings include playgrounds, courts, fields, indoor restrooms and rental pavilions in Fairview, Morgan, Boys Home, Preservation and Sturgeon parks, and the townsh...

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Parks and Recreation webpage General Township News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Fireworks, Community Day and Touch-a-Truck postponed

fireworks postponed

South Fayette Township is postponing large community events that were scheduled for this summer due to COVID-19 restrictions and safety concerns, but the township is considering the possibility of holding a community event with fireworks in the fall.

Firew...

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Community Event Updates General Township News
Posted on: June 5, 2020

South Fayette moves Fri. June 5 to green phase of COVID-19 reopening process

List of restrictions in reopening phases

Allegheny County, including South Fayette Township, moves Fri. June 5 into the green phase of Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s COVID-19 reopening process.

State and county health officials emphasize the need to continue to wear masks, practice social...

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Summary of Pennsylvania Reopening Phases General Township News
Posted on: May 15, 2020

South Fayette Township extends property tax discount period, waives penalties

property tax relief sf

South Fayette Township taxpayers are receiving some relief this year to help weather challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic:

  • The 2% discount period for paying South Fayette Township real estate taxes is extended from May 31 to Aug. 31, 2020.
  • From Sept....
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Real Estate Tax Information General Township News
Posted on: June 3, 2020

South Fayette park and ride lot permanently closes July 4

bridgeville bus

The Port Authority of Allegheny County is discontinuing its park and ride service in South Fayette Township on Sat. July 4.

The 31-Bridgeville and G31-Bridgeville Flyer no longer will serve the lot in South Fayette. No other stops will be missed.

Burns Scal...

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Port Authority Park and Rides General Township News
Posted on: June 4, 2020

West Penn Power helicopter in area June 8 to August 15

helicopter

West Penn Power Transmission Vegetation Management is conducting aerial herbicide applications in the South Fayette area from June 8 to Aug. 15, weather permitting.

The helicopter is a white and red Bell 206, tail number N2193X (see photo).

Industrial Helic...

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West Penn Power website General Township News
Posted on: May 4, 2020

Waste Management resumes pickup of yard waste and bulk items

WM Logo

Starting with the Thurs. May 7 and Fri. May 8 trash collections in South Fayette, Waste Management will resume regular curbside collection of yard waste (grass clippings, brush, tree limbs) and bulk items (furniture, carpet, mattresses).

Please note:

  • Trash ...
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Trash and Recycling webpage General Township News
Posted on: April 21, 2020

South Fayette restaurants offer takeout and delivery

Neon sign restaurants takeout delivery

Many restaurants in South Fayette Township are open for takeout or delivery during COVID-19 restrictions. They include:

  • Bee’z Bistro
  • Blaze Pizza
  • Chipotle
  • Dunkin’
  • Five Guys
  • GetGo
  • Hunners Pizza & Restaurant
  • Jimmy John’s
  • Lions Den
  • McD...
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COVID-19 webpage General Township News
Posted on: April 20, 2020

Residents asked to limit recreational fires

nusiance fire complaint line

Allegheny County residents are being asked to limit open burning to help people with lung or heart illnesses during the COVID-19 crisis.

Air pollution, including smoke, can make certain people more vulnerable to the coronavirus, and for people with COVID-1...

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Open Burning Information General Township News
Posted on: April 16, 2020

Homemade masks required for store customers and employees

woman wearing cloth mask in grocery store

The Pennsylvania Department of Health issued an order April 15 aimed at protecting the employees and customers of life-sustaining businesses that remain open during the coronavirus pandemic.

The order requires that both customers and employees wear homemad...

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PA Department of Health - Worker Safety Order General Township News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Residents asked to wear homemade masks

Mask Guidelines for the Coronavirus

Pennsylvania and South Fayette residents are asked to wear non-medical-grade masks across the nose and mouth to help protect each other from coronavirus in public.

State Gov. Tom Wolf has asked all residents to wear masks if they must leave the house: &quo...

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Homemade Mask Guidance General Township News
Posted on: April 4, 2020

Residents reminded to please flush toilet paper only

only flush me message with picture of a roll of toilet paper

Toilet paper is the only paper product that should be flushed down toilets.
Across the country, there have been reports of sewage systems and toilets clogging as people faced with a shortage of toilet paper have resorted to using—and then flushin...
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COVID-19 webpage General Township News
Posted on: March 26, 2020

South Fayette closes playgrounds and pavilions; green spaces still open in parks

Social distancing in parks infographic

South Fayette Township appreciates the importance of residents enjoying the outdoors during COVID-19 restrictions, while also taking precautions to help slow the spread of coronavirus.
Open spaces and trails in our community parks remain open, but the town...
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COVID-19 webpage General Township News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Township seeks information to help residents needing special assistance

Red help button with cursor

The top priority of South Fayette Township during this challenging time is the health and safety of our citizens and employees, and we are concerned about residents who may be experiencing difficulties. The township wants to know if any South Fayette resi...

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Submit Help Form General Township News

News Flash

Posted on: July 6, 2020

Camp-in-a-Box orders accepted through July 24

Children who received camp in a box

Kids missing summer camp? Looking for something fun to do at home? Look no further… South Fayette Township Parks and Recreation has Camp-in-a-Box!

The kit includes many of the activities that your campers would be enjoying at summer camp, shippe...

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Order Camp-in-a-Box Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 12, 2020

South Fayette park facilities reopen June 15 with safety guidelines

Stay home if sick, avoid crowds, take waste, stay six feet apart, wash hands

Park facilities in South Fayette Township open Mon. June 15 with safety guidelines in place.

Openings include playgrounds, courts, fields, indoor restrooms and rental pavilions in Fairview, Morgan, Boys Home, Preservation and Sturgeon parks, and the townsh...

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Parks and Recreation webpage Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Fireworks, Community Day and Touch-a-Truck postponed

fireworks postponed

South Fayette Township is postponing large community events that were scheduled for this summer due to COVID-19 restrictions and safety concerns, but the township is considering the possibility of holding a community event with fireworks in the fall.

Firew...

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Community Event Updates Parks & Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: June 3, 2020

South Fayette police chief addresses police transparency and accountability

John Phoennik

The latest blog post from South Fayette Township Police Chief John Phoennik addresses the importance of transparency, training and respect for all citizens in light of serious issues facing communities across the country such as excessive use of force and...

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Read Chief's Corner Blog Police Department

News Flash

Posted on: June 16, 2020

Road paving program starts June 17

Youngblood sample letter to residents 2020

A $2 million road improvement program in South Fayette Township this summer includes resurfacing more than 75 roads throughout the community.

Youngblood Paving Inc. is set to start work Weds. June 17 in the vicinity of Hook Street in the Sygan neighborhood...

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Sample Notice Letter Road Projects
Posted on: April 28, 2020

Thoms Run Road work includes closures and detours

road work sign

Work on Thoms Run Road includes some closures and temporary stoppages, according to Allegheny County.

Closures and Detours

  • UPDATE: This portion of roadway reopened Fri. May 21: Thoms Run Road will close just east of its intersection with K P Hollow Road in ...
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Allegheny County Public Works Road Projects