Public Announcements

A Message from Edgewood Borough Council

As a service to its Planning Partners, the Southwestern PA Commission (SPC) has developed a Road Safety Audit program as part of its Transportation Operations & Safety planning efforts. An RSA is a proactive process that provides recommendations which can be implemented in stages as time and resources permit.

The aim of the RSA is to answer the following questions:

  • What elements of the road may present a safety concern?
    • To what extent?
    • To which road uses?
    • Under what circumstances?
  • What opportunities exist to eliminate or mitigate identified safety concerns?" (RSA Report, 2014; available on on the Edgewood Borough website)

In a response to the Regent Square Civic Association's request, Edgewood Borough and Swissvale Borough actively participated in an RSA, which occurred in April 2014. The Boroughs provided all crash data, previous police studies of the area, and made employees/officials available for RSA key person interview. The RSA team performed its audit of the roadway by looking at traffic patterns during morning and evening peak hours, off-hours, and at night to determine how the roadway... Read More

Public Hearing on Proposed 2017 Budge

Edgewood Borough Council will hold a public hearing on the proposed 2017 budget.  The public hearing will take place on Monday, December 5, 2017 at 7 pm in Council Chambers, 2 Race Street.  

Light Up Edgewood - This Friday!

Friday, December 2, 2016, 7:00pm at Memorial Park, followed by the Edgewood Club.

The first Friday of December is the evening that Santa always visits Edgewood! He will meet us at Memorial Park and light the Borough tree with his magic. After the Borough tree is lit, we will gather at the Edgewood Club for warm drinks, cookies, a traditional Christmas movie and a chance to visit with Santa himself!

Please bring a new, unwrapped toy for the "Toys for Tots" toy drive. Otherwise, admission is free.If you are unable to attend the event but still want to donate, or you have any questions about the event, please email us at lightup@edgewoodfoundation.org

Hope to see you there!

NOTICE: Edgewood Trash and Recycling Pickup Day Changing to Tuesdays

December 6, 2016 will begin Tuesday Trash and Recycling Pickup!

To better serve our community, Republic Services will be changing pickup day to Tuesday mornings beginning December 6, 2016. Recycling pickup will be every other week, also on Tuesdays. December 6 and 20 will be recycling pickup days.

Just as a reminder, please make sure you place your Trash & Recycling to the curb no LATER than 6:00 a.m. Tuesday morning.

For additional information, contact Republic Services at 1-800-464-2120.

Edgewood's Parking Ban Lifted

The Borough of Edgewood's parking ban has been lifted for the Thanksgiving Holiday beginning Thanksgiving Day, November 24, at 3am.

Nightly ticketing will resume Wednesday, November 30 at 3am.

Men’s Basketball Registration Now Open

Men's Basketball plays Thursday nights at Edgewood Primary School Gym starting December 2016. If you have any questions about the program, please call George Fuller at 412-247-1472. Click Here for the Registration form.

Edgewood Garden Club’s Holiday Greens are Now on Sale!

Use this Order Form to order your Holiday Greens from the Edgewood Garden Club!

Greens will be available for pickup Saturday, December 3 from 10a to 4pm. Payment is needed at time of order.

Return completed forms and payment to Susan Jones by Monday, November 21. Susan’s contact information can be found on the order form. Happy Holidays!

Youth Basketball

Basketball registration is now open from November 1 through December 7, 2016. Return this form and your registration fee to the Borough Office to register.

“Draft Night”, or the night that teams are picked, will be held on Wednesday, December 14, timed according to age group (see the registration form for your time). Registration fee is $60, and open to boys and girls ages 6-14. Practices are held in the Edgewood Primary Gym. For more information, contact Jessica at office@edgewoodboro.com.

Steering Committee for the Nine Mile Run Watershed Association Urban Forestry Master Plan

Do you love the trees in Edgewood? Edgewood Borough Council is soliciting letters of interest from residents who wish to serve on the steering committee for the Nine Mile Run Watershed Association Urban Forestry Master Plan. With the guidance of Tree Pittsburgh, NMRWA will work with watershed communities and stakeholders to develop a master plan for the watershed’s forest. Utilizing community and stakeholder input, tree data, and professional expertise, this plan will be the guiding document for NMRWA’s Urban Forestry program, and will serve as a resource to watershed communities.

If you have a special interest, expertise, or knowledge of trees and urban tree planting, or if you simply are a person who values and enjoys the Borough’s urban forest, please consider serving in this valuable role! Letters of interest can be sent to Julie Bastianini, Borough Manager, at manager@edgewoodboro.com, or dropped off or mailed to the Borough Building, 2 Race Street Edgewood PA 15218 by November 11, 2016.

Trick or Treat!

Halloween Trick or Treating in the Borough of Edgewood will be held Monday, October 31 from 6-8pm. Be sure to stay on the sidewalks and wear reflective clothing or glow sticks. Have a spooky time!

Fall Festival Hayrides and Crafts

Due to weather, Hayrides and Crafts were cancelled for the Oktoberfest event on Oct. 1.

So now, there’s another chance to join the fun! Join us on Saturday, October 22 at 6pm at the Koenig Field house for annual Hayrides around the Borough and fun crafts for kids of all ages. Share the event on Facebook!

Council Budget Meeting, Sat. Nov 12

The Borough of Edgewood will hold a public hearing regarding the 2017 Budget on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 9am in Council Chambers at 2 Race Street, Edgewood, PA 15218.

Free Flu Shots at the Edgewood Municipal Building - Thursday, October 13, 4-8pm

Vaccines are free-of-charge, are available on a first come first serve basis for residents 18 year of age or older through the generosity of the McKeesport Hospital Foundation, UPMC East, UPMC McKeesport, & UPMC Health Plan & Eastern Area Prehospital Services. Inluenza (Flu) vaccines contain the H1N1 vaccine. Flu shots will not be given to pregnant women in their first trimester 

Oktoberfest at Koenig Field Saturday, October 1 from 3-6pm

Join the fun at Oktoberfest!

Please join us for a family-friendly afternoon of beer, cider, and brats (lemonade and hot dogs for the kids) - Sponsored by the Edgewood Foundation.

This year, we will also be featuring hayrides and crafts in the field house, courtesy of the Borough of Edgewood.

We will be featuring a selection of seasonal beers and other tasty items from local companies.   All proceeds raised go towards future community projects!

Click Here to buy your tickets in advance.

Rain Date is Sunday, October 2

Flu Shot Clinic at the Municipal Building – Thursday, Oct 13 from 4-8pm

Get your flu shot - not the flu!

Vaccines are free-of-charge, are available on a first come first serve basis for residents 18 year of age or older through the generosity of the McKeesport Hospital Foundation, UPMC East, UPMC McKeesport, & UPMC Health Plan & Eastern Area Pre-hospital Services. Inluenza (Flu) vaccines contain the H1N1 vaccine. Flu shots will not be given to pregnant women in their first trimester.

Click Here for a list of other Flu Clinic Locations!

Sealed Bids to be Accepted for Sanitary Sewer Repair Project

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Sealed proposals will be received by Edgewood Borough of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania at the Borough office located at 2 Race Street, Pennsylvania 15218 until 11:00 AM prevailing time on October 13, 2016 for:

CONTRACT NO. 15-S1
2015 SANITARY SEWER REPAIR PROJECT

The scope of work includes spot in-place CIP lining, complete manhole to manhole in-place CIP lining, and in-trench excavation repair of existing sanitary sewers located at five different work areas located throughout Edgewood Borough. The estimated quantity of repairs is approximately 24 linear feet of spot lining, 2,660 linear feet of manhole to manhole full lining, pre/post repair CCTV, 3 new manholes, cleaning and television of approximately 1,500 linear feet of additional Borough sanitary sewers and all appurtenances and restoration for said construction.

All work shall be constructed according to the Contract Drawings and Specifications which are on file at the office of the Owner and Lennon, Smith, Souleret Engineering, Inc., 846 Fourth Avenue, Coraopolis, Pennsylvania 15108-1522. Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud approximately at 11:00 AM on October 13, 2016 at the Borough Office located at 2 Race Street, Edgewood, Pennsylvania 15218.

Copies of the Contract Drawings and Specifications may be obtained by depositing a non-refundable deposit of One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) with the Engineer.

Pennsylvania prevailing wage rates apply. Proposals must be upon the forms furnished by the Borough. The bid must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the bid, made payable to the Borough to guarantee the bidder’s entrance into the contract if given the award. No bid bond shall be waived or returned because the Bidder has failed to or cannot comply with any requirements as set forth in the plans, specifications, or any applicable statutes of the State of Pennsylvania or any applicable municipal ordinances.

The Borough reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and to waive any informalities in the bidding. No bid may be withdrawn for ninety (90) calendar days after the scheduled time for receipt of bids.

Attention is directed to the fact that procurement is subject to all requirements of the Pennsylvania “Steel Products Procurement Act, Act No. 1978-3”; and for Contract value exceeding $25,000, the Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Act (Act of 1961 P.L. 987), and The Public Works Employment Verification Act (July 2012) apply.

The Borough shall (a) award the construction contract to the lowest responsible bidder therefore, or (b) reject all bids received within ninety (90) days of the date of bid opening; provided, however, that the Borough may, in its sole discretion, delay such award or rejection for up to one hundred twenty (120) days from the bid opening date until the Borough has received all required approvals from other governmental agencies.

Bidders on this work will be required to comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

Edgewood Borough

Julie P. Bastianini, Manager

EDGEWOOD BOROUGH – CONTRACT NO. 15-S1
2015 SANITARY SEWER REPAIR A-1 ADVERTISEMENT (1/29/13)
 

Edgewood's Parking Ban Lifted for Labor Day Weekend

The Borough of Edgewood's parking ban has been lifted for Labor Day Weekend, beginning Saturday, September 3, at 3:00 am.

Nightly ticketing will resume Tuesday September 6, at 5:00 am.

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