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Posted on: December 14, 2022

Parks & Trails hosting 2 Comedy Nights in 2023!

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Westmoreland County Parks and Trails Comedy Nights are back again in 2023

 The Westmoreland Heritage and Five Star Trails are hosting a Comedy Night on Saturday, February 11, 2023 at Colton Hall in Claridge. Tickets are $35 per person and include ...

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1. County
Posted on: November 9, 2022

Public Notice

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Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact and Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds Correction

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

We're hiring!

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Jobs (deadline): CFO, Westmoreland Manor (until filled), Department Clerk, Tax Assessment (until filled), Legal Secretary Trainee - Juvenile Probation Department

County Job Postings 1. County
Posted on: July 21, 2022

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Recovery Plan Performance Report

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State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF)
Reporting Period: Date of Award – June 30, 2022

Learn more... 1. County
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Commissioners Approve C-PACE Program

C-PACE Infographic Updated

County Commissioners today approved a Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy program that will make it easier to obtain low-cost, long-term financing for certain property types for efficient equipment, renewable energy and water-conservation projects.

Additional Info... 1. County
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Pennsylvania Support and Referral Line

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Do you feel...Stressed? Overwhelmed? Alone? Afraid? Anxiety?
During these uncertain times, you are not alone. We are here to listen. Call our Pennsylvania Support and Referral Line. Services FREE & CONFIDENTIAL. 1-855-284-2494 TTY: 724-631-5600

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Posted on: October 17, 2022

The WCDPS Report Issue 8 January 2023

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The WCDPS Report Issue 8 for January 2023 is now available!

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

CALL IF YOU CAN, TEXT IF YOU CAN'T!

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Want to learn more? Listen to our ReadyWestmoreland podcast giving an inside look at the launch of Text to 9-1-1 in Westmoreland County: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iPJirDo93ZU

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Click here to learn more about TEXT TO 9-1-1! 911 Public Safety
Posted on: June 2, 2021

LEPC Citizens Guide to Emergency Planning

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Are you prepared in the event of an emergency? Check out the Local Emergency Planning Committee's 2021 Citizens Guide to Emergency Planning. This extensive 24 page booklet provides a great resource for Westmoreland County citizens to plan ahead in the eve...

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2021 Citizens Guide to Emergency Planning 911 Public Safety

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

Westmoreland County Transit Authority - Transportation to COVID-19 vaccination sites

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Westmoreland Transit has fixed-route transportation to or near most medical facilities. Fixed-route public bus service is available to anyone with no reservations or requirements to use the service.

Additional Info... Area Agency on Aging

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

PA PTSD PROJECT

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PTSD Coordinator: Ariel James724-830-1815

Location: Westmoreland Co. Juvenile Probation, 2771 S. Grande Blvd., Greensburg, PA 15601

PTSD Signs & Symptoms

Date: January 26, 2023Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.Registration fee: $20.00Register

T...

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Self-Determination Housing of Pennsylvania (SDHP) Webinars

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Self-Determination Housing of Pennsylvania (SDHP) has upcoming webinars for January - March 2023.

January

  • Prepared Renter Education Program (PREP) 3-Part Series
  • Navigating Housing for Formerly Incarcerated Individuals
  • Tenants' Rights: Fair Housing an...
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BH/DS
Posted on: December 8, 2022

CREATING RESILIENCY: Understanding Trauma for Crime Survivors Virtual Support Group

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The group will use cognitive behavioral techniques, mindfulness, expressive arts, and body-oriented exercises. Each session will include an educational/structured piece along with time for open conversation. The goals of this group are:

(1) to understand t...

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BH/DS
Posted on: December 7, 2022

Job Opening: Integrated Health Outcomes Program Director

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DUTIES: This is a highly specialized professional position responsible for the development, initiation and integration of PA Department of Human Services and Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services mandated initiatives and programs, and those...

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BH/DS
Posted on: December 6, 2022

Lakeside Global Trauma Training for 2023

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PA Care Partnership and the Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (OMHSAS) have partnered with OCYF to add to the existing PA Care Partnership contract with Lakeside Global. As a result, Lakeside Global has added funds to allow free trauma ...

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BH/DS
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Taskforce Recommendations for an Abuse/Neglect Registry in Pennsylvania

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November 30, 2022

Comprehensive recommendations provided by the Abuse/Neglect Registry Taskforce for statutory and operational changes required to close gaps in Pennsylvania’s protective services systems for adults with disabilities and and older...

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BH/DS
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Healthy Start for Families Training Series

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Westmoreland County Behavioral Health and Developmental Services Is excited to offer a FREE Healthy Start for Families Training Series.

Presented by: Erin Troup LPC, NCC, CT IMH-E(IV)® of Sprout

Infant and Early Childhood MH 101 part 1

Date: January 12, 2023...

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BH/DS
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Occupational Therapy at Achieving True Self

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Occupational Therapy at Achieving True Self can help your child:

  • Improve self-care skills such as dressing, toileting, and feeding 
  • Increase sensory regulation to better perform daily living tasks
  • Participate in play activities
  • Strengthen gross and h...
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BH/DS
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Affordable Connectivity Program

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The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) is an FCC program that helps connect families and households struggling to afford internet service. The Affordable Connectivity Program provides:

  • Up to $30/month discount for broadband service;
  • A one-time discount o...
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BH/DS
Posted on: December 1, 2022

Seeking BHDS Advisory Board Members

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Westmoreland Co. BHDS is seeking to fill three (3) seats on their Advisory Board.

  • Licensed Social Worker
  • Psychiatrist
  • Professional in the field of Religion

Mission: It is the mission of the Westmoreland County Behavioral Health/Developmental Services...

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BH/DS
Posted on: November 7, 2022

2023 PSA Contest for Youth Suicide Prevention

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Prevent Suicide PA is once again hosting the annual PSA contest for high school students. This is a great opportunity to engage students in a dialogue around suicide prevention, the importance of positive messaging, and communicating effectively. Staff wh...

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

OMHSAS Telehealth Questions & Answers

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On Tuesday, October 18, 2022, the Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (OMHSAS), as part of the monthly stakeholder meeting, conducted a Telehealth Question & Answer presentation with special focus on the new verbal consent requirement...

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BH/DS
Posted on: October 14, 2022

Suicide Prevention / Governor's Challenge Portal

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Pennsylvania has been an active participant in the Governor’s Challenge: To Prevent Suicide Among Service Members, Veterans and Their Families. OMHSAS is pleased to share the opportunity to offer Military Cultural Competency Training provided by Psych Arm...

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BH/DS
Posted on: October 7, 2022

ENGAGE Program Brochure & Referral Form

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ENGAGE

Wesley Family Services is part of a statewide effort looking for additional ways to improve the lives of people experiencing first episode psychosis. One of those efforts is ENGAGE (Educate, Navigate Grow and Get Empowered). ENGAGE involves explorin...

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BH/DS
Posted on: September 20, 2022

The Coach Approach to Adaptive Leadership

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PA Care Partnership will be hosting eight (8) Coach Approach to Adaptive Leadership Training through April 2023. There is no cost to attend the training.

For more information.Questions can be directed to Mark Durgin.

Register to reserve yo...

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BH/DS
Posted on: September 19, 2022

Request for Council Member Applications

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PADDC is seeking nominations for Council members who are:

  • Individuals with developmental disabilities 
  • Parents of children with developmental disabilities
  • Family members of adults with developmental disabilities

The PA Developmental Disabilities Coun...

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BH/DS
Posted on: July 15, 2022

Reality Tour

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CANDLE, Inc presents Reality Tour.

Reality Tour is an evidence-based drug prevention program that educates both parent and child together. This unforgettable, interactive experience brings families closer together, teaches health coping skills, and shows t...

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BH/DS
Posted on: July 5, 2022

"The Impact" - July 1, 2022

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Certain families who are eligible for Pennsylvania’s Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) program retroactively for the 2021-2022 school year due to COVID-19-related absences have begun to receive benefits.   P-EBT, whi...

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BH/DS
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Request for Proposal: Youth & Young Adult MH Peer Support Services

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Peer Support Services (PSS) are specialized supportive interventions conducted by a Certified Peer Specialist (CPS). A CPS is a selfidentified individual who currently or previously received behavioral health services and is trained and certified to offer...

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BH/DS
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Youth Mental Health First Aid 2022/2023 Dates

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Register Today! Type "YMHFA" in the Search Term field to find upcoming dates.Space is limited. Free for Westmoreland County residents. 

Questions? Contact Marissa Rega.

Dates

  • July 19
  • September 15
  • October 13
  • November...
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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Tips for Choosing a Health Plan

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Effective September 1, 2022, there will be changes to the Medicaid physical health managed care plans available in Pennsylvania. These changes only apply to people who get their Medicaid through the physical HealthChoices system – they do not ap...

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BH/DS
Posted on: April 4, 2022

Job Opening: Personal Care Aide/Med tech - Paula Teacher

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Harrison City / Irwin Area.Enhanced Personal Care Home

Now hiring full-time for evening and overnight shifts.$16/hour to start plus Paid TrainingPaula Teacher is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Responsibilities:Passing medications, staying with each resident ...

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BH/DS
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Support Groups Updates (for Adults)

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IN-PERSON SUPPORT GROUPS

Please note: These groups are not therapeutic; they are meant for socialization.

Hope & Healing Support Group (For those recovering from a suicide attempt)

Every 2nd & 4th Monday of every monthTime: 6:00PM-7:30PMLocation: MHA...

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BH/DS
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Psychiatric Advance Directives (PADs) Survey

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Doors To Wellbeing and Painted Brain are working in collaboration to advance the role of peer-supported psychiatric advanced directives.
We are looking to get a picture of what the Peer Support workforce knows about Psychiatric Advance Directives (PADs), a...
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BH/DS

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Office Update

COVID-19 related update

Westmoreland County Children’s Bureau is an essential department that is predominately operating remotely. There are a limited number of employees on site maintaining operations.  Office is open to the public by appointment only. &n...

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Children's Bureau
Posted on: April 7, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): How to Talk to Your Child

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Your kids are hearing about coronavirus (COVID-19). You want to make sure they get reliable information — and you want them to hear it from you. Here’s how to talk about it.Ask questions geared to your child’s age level. For ...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

Join the Westmoreland County Local Youth Advisory Board

See the IL Calendar for Westmoreland County local YAB meeting dates.

The Mission of the Pennsylvania Youth Advisory Board (YAB) is to educate, advocate, and form partnerships to create positive change in the child welfare system.

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Service Fees on Credit Card Payments Effective June 1, 2020

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Effective June 1, 2020

This transaction will include a service fee if you pay with your credit or debit card. The total payment will include either a $2.50 or 2.95% service fee (whichever is greater).

Service Fees are assessed by the credit card processor, ...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Westmoreland County Secures $3.4 Million for Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Reduction Grant Program

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GREENSBURG, Pa., October 8, 2020 - The Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners — Sean Kertes, Douglas Chew and Gina Cerilli — announced today that the County has secured $3 million to address lead-based paint hazards plus an additional $400,000 for hom...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Westmoreland controller’s office to put audits online

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Controller Jeffrey Balzer said financial reports compiled by his staff will be made public, a departure from past practices that required formal requests under the state’s open records laws to review the department findings.

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Courts

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Posted on: February 3, 2023

March 2023 Civil Trial List

The Westmoreland County March 2023 Civil Trial Lists are available on the County Website.

Courts
Posted on: February 2, 2023

Judge Hathaway February 24 Motions

The Honorable Rita Donovan Hathaway will not be hearing Civil or Orphans Court Motions on Friday, February 24, 2023. Counsel should make arrangements to present motions on a prior or subsequent Friday by calling Judicial Chambers at 724-853-2141.

Courts
Posted on: January 31, 2023

Judge Smail February 24th Motions

The Honorable Harry F. Smail, Jr. will not be hearing Civil or Orphans' Court motions on Friday, February 24, 2023. Counsel should make arrangements to present on a prior or subsequent date.

Courts
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Judge Smail Motions February 3, 2023

The Honorable Harry F. Smail, Jr. will not be hearing Civil or Orphans' Court motions on Friday, February 3, 2023. Counsel should make arrangements to present on a prior or subsequent Friday.

Courts
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Custody Complaint fee increase

The Westmoreland County Prothonotary indicates that effective January 1, 2023 the cost to file a new custody case will be $168.00. This is a one dollar increase from the previous year.

Courts
Posted on: January 9, 2023

February 2023 Arbitration List

The Westmoreland County February 2023 Arbitration is now available on our County Website.

Courts
Posted on: January 6, 2023

Local Rule W1920.42

Westmoreland County Local Rule 1920.42 has been revised effective January 2, 2023 to include a requirement that the parties in a divorce submit a Praecipe For An Order Approving Grounds For Divorce. Please check out the local rules on the website.

Courts
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Court of Common Pleas and Magisterial District Courts

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On March 16, 2020, President Judge Rita Donovan Hathaway declared a judicial emergency in the Tenth Judicial District (Westmoreland County).  View details of this declaration 

In addition, on March 17th, President Judge Hathaway issued a ...

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Courts

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

Covid cases create 'desperate' situation at Westmoreland hospitals

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As the CDC warned the omicron variant of covid-19 has eclipsed delta in terms of transmissibility, rising caseloads have created a “desperate” situation at local hospitals, according to the medical director of Westmoreland County’s 911 center.

Read full Tribune-Review article COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: December 16, 2021

Excela Reopens Unity Testing Center

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In response to the increasing number of covid cases in the region, Excela Health has reopened its testing center at 443 Frye Farm Road in Unity.

Read full Tribune-Review article COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: May 10, 2021

FEMA to Help Pay Funeral Costs for COVID-19-Related Deaths

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Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, FEMA is providing financial assistance for COVID-19 related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020.

Additional Info... COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: March 17, 2021

Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)

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The U.S. Department of the Treasury launched the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP), designed to assist households unable to pay rent and utilities due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Westmoreland County ERAP is anticipated to open early April.

Additional Info... COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Pennsylvania Support and Referral Line

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Do you feel...Stressed? Overwhelmed? Alone? Afraid? Anxiety?
During these uncertain times, you are not alone. We are here to listen. Call our Pennsylvania Support and Referral Line. Services FREE & CONFIDENTIAL. 1-855-284-2494 TTY: 724-631-5600

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Al. Neyer affiliate signs option agreement for 14.79 acres at Technology Park II

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The WCIDC Board of Directors today approved an option sales agreement with an affiliated entity of developer Al. Neyer for 14.76 acres at Westmoreland Technology Park II. The developer plans to build a 150,000 SF flex industrial/warehouse facility.

Additional Info... Development Council
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Westmoreland Community Action signs seven-year lease for 8,310 SF at GreenForge

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The WCIDC Board of Directors today approved a seven-year lease agreement with Westmoreland Community Action for 8,310 SF of space at GreenForge Building in Hempfield Township. The agreement takes effect May 1, 2022.

Additional Info... Development Council
Posted on: February 25, 2021

WCIDC Finalizes Sale of 19.92 Acres at I-70 Industrial Park

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Wyatt Inc. will build a 120,000 SF new home for its millwork and exterior curtainwall manufacturing operation on Lot 18-R in the South Huntingdon industrial park.

Additional Info... Development Council
Posted on: December 17, 2020

WCIDC Approves 25-Year Lease Agreement for Five Star Trail

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We're excited to announce that the WCIDC has signed a lease agreement with Regional Trail Corp. and Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad to ensure that thousands will continue to enjoy the popular Five Star Trail for another 25 years.

Additional Info... Development Council
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Westmoreland County secures $3.4 million for new lead-hazard reduction program

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The Community Development Division has received $3.4 million in federal funding for a new lead-hazard reduction program that'll make low-income households safer while creating an opportunity to enhance the local pool of lead-remediation contractors.

Additional Info... Development Council
Posted on: June 25, 2020

WCIDC Approves Project to Modernize Jeannette Industrial Park Building

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The WCIDC Board today approved a $657,385 project to modernize one of the last available buildings in Jeannette Industrial Park.

Additional Info... Development Council
Posted on: April 23, 2020

WCIDC Approves $2.36 Million Rail-Replacement Project

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The WCIDC Board of Directors has approved a $2.36 million project to replace 4.24 miles of rail of the Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad as part of regular infrastructure upgrades that ensure the continued safety and reliability of the 33-mile railroad.

Additional Info... Development Council
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Development Council - Updated Office Hours

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ATTENTION: In response to the recent statewide shut down ordered by Governor Tom Wolf, the Westmoreland Development Council is following emergency safety measures to protect the health of our employees and community. All non-essential offices will be clos...

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Development Council

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

District Attorney Nicole W. Ziccarelli appointed to PDAI Board

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HARRISBURG, PA – The Pennsylvania District Attorneys Institute (PDAI) today announced that it has appointed Westmoreland County District Attorney Nicole W. Ziccarelli to the PDAI Board of Directors.

PDAI is the educational and training arm of the...

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Posted on: December 16, 2022

Westmoreland County District Attorney's Office launches CRIMEWATCH platform

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The Westmoreland County District Attorney's Office has launched its CRIMEWATCH platform. It is an innovative networking tool used to inform the public of ongoing police incidents, criminal cases, and provide transparency to our residents.

CRIMEWATCH News Release District Attorney
Posted on: December 16, 2022

DA's Office awarded half a million dollars through Local Law Enforcement Grant Program

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The Westmoreland County District Attorney's Office was awarded nearly half a million dollars through the Local Law Enforcement Grant Program.

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Posted on: December 9, 2022

District Attorney funds resources to help police tackle war on drugs

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Greensburg, PA. -- The district attorney's office has given over $48,000 to area police departments to fund resources from our office's forfeiture account... 

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Westmoreland Drug Court Graduates Say Program Changed Their Lives

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The May graduation was the 13th since the drug court program was launched in 2015. Photo credit: Rich Cholodofky, Tribune-Review

Additional Info... Drug Treatment Court
Posted on: October 12, 2021

Media Campaign Launches Connecting Western Pennsylvanians Needing Drug Treatment/Recovery Resources

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Acting United States Attorney Stephen R. Kaufman announced Press Play PA, a media messaging campaign aimed at connecting western Pennsylvania individuals with substance use disorder to life-saving treatment.

Additional Info... Drug Treatment Court

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Elections

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Posted on: November 9, 2022

Act 88 Notice

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In accordance with Act 88's reporting requirements, Westmoreland County received an unofficial total of 34,848 mail-in and absentee ballots by 8 pm on Election Day for the November 8, 2022 General Election

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

Updated COVID-19 Regulations

Employee COVID-19 Regulations Reminder

As many are aware, the CDC has changed their guidance for quarantine during exposure and positive COVID-19 situations. All County employees are still required to contact [email protected] for instructions and to apply for leave. Each si...

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Employee Resources
Posted on: March 18, 2020

COVID-19 Employee Information - June 8 Update

COVID-19 related update

Please review the following links for information regarding policies pertaining to COVID-19.

June 8, 2020

Staff Memo - Green Phase

June 4, 2020

COVID-19 Emergency Sick LeaveEmergency FMLAPandemic Activation and Response PolicyPandemic Positive COVID-19 Test P...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Seeking BHDS Advisory Board Members

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Westmoreland Co. BHDS is seeking to fill three (3) seats on their Advisory Board.

  • Licensed Social Worker
  • Psychiatrist
  • Professional in the field of Religion

Mission: It is the mission of the Westmoreland County Behavioral Health/Developmental Services...

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Human Services
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Website Training

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Local Arts Grants are now available for 2023

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Westmoreland County Local Arts Grant Applications are available for 2023

The Westmoreland County Bureau of Parks and Recreation is offering grants to non-profit organizations to support arts-related projects and activities that will benefit Westmoreland Co...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Parks & Trails hosting 2 Comedy Nights in 2023!

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Westmoreland County Parks and Trails Comedy Nights are back again in 2023

 The Westmoreland Heritage and Five Star Trails are hosting a Comedy Night on Saturday, February 11, 2023 at Colton Hall in Claridge. Tickets are $35 per person and include ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Mammoth Park Giant Slide Complex Rules

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Check out this short video highlighting some of the Mammoth Park Giant Slide Complex rules and regulations:

The Mammoth Park Giant Slide Complex reopened Tuesday, June 15, 2021. The Complex features two, 100-foot stainless steel slides and a 40-foot plasti...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 4, 2020

UPDATE: Westmoreland County Parks

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The Westmoreland County Parks Department reminds visitors to continue to follow all State Health Department and CDC guidance on social distancing, masks, and gatherings.

We thank you for your patience during this difficult time as we worked through all of ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Take home a piece of the original Mammoth Park Giant Slide!

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5-inch ornaments are $25/each, and 9-inch plaques are $50/each. Click here to download the order form. Cash or checks accepted; please make checks payable to WCPRCAB. Mail your order form to Westmoreland County Parks, 194 Donohoe Road, Greensburg, PA 1560...

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Posted on: December 13, 2012

Like Us on Facebook!

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Follow us at "WestmorelandParkandRec" to stay up-to-date on new Parks and Rec information and programs, such as Festivals, Summer Concerts, Camps for Kids, Free Fishing Derbies, and more!

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Posted on: December 13, 2012

Follow us on Twitter!

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Follow us @WestCoParksRec to stay up-to-date on news from your Westmoreland County Parks & Trails!

Check out our Twitter page! Parks & Recreation

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Planning

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

2021 Comprehensive Plan Annual Report Released

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The 2021 Annual Report provides a brief summary of the work that has occurred over the last year to implement the Westmoreland County comprehensive plan, Reimagining Our Westmoreland. Read about the great work occurring throughout Westmoreland County!

Learn more... Planning
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Commissioners Approve C-PACE Program

C-PACE Infographic Updated

County Commissioners today approved a Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy program that will make it easier to obtain low-cost, long-term financing for certain property types for efficient equipment, renewable energy and water-conservation projects.

Additional Info... Planning

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Prison

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

Inmate Visitation to Resume

Visitation-Policy-Update

Beginning Monday February 28, 2022, all inmate visits will resume, including in-person attorney visits.

Please refer to the Public Information Policy for visiting days and times.

All inmates are still provided with one (1) free, ten (10) minute video visit....

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Westmoreland County Prothonotary Launches e-filing System for Civil and Family Court Documents

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Civil and family court documents can now be filed electronically in Westmoreland County.

Tribune Review article... Prothonotary
Posted on: December 31, 2021

Passport Services

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Prothonotary Office has extended hours for passport services only on Thursdays from 4:00 - 6:00 pm, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. (724) 830-3670. Processing of passport applications can take up to 20 minutes per person. Plan your arrival time accordingly.

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Municipal of Murrysville Transfer Tax Ordinance

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To whom it may concern,

On Wednesday, November 3, 2021, the Municipality of Murrysville enacted an ordinance raising their realty transfer tax rate from 0.5 % to 1.00 %

This ordinance takes effect on January 1, 2022.

All deeds, recorded on or after this date...

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Recorder of Deeds
Posted on: August 16, 2021

Recorder of Deeds department launches Veterans’ Identification Discount Card program

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Per Pennsylvania Statute of 1868, Act 37, the Recorder of Deeds office is authorized to record military discharge papers of all veterans, commonly known as form DD214 and NGB22.

Recording veterans’ discharge paperwork with the Recorder of Deeds o...

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Posted on: December 19, 2022

Addedum to Fees Charged by Register of Wills

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by Order of Court:

And now, this 15th day of December 2022 it is hereby ORDERED, ADJUDGED and DECREED that in accordance with 42 P.S. SS21022.I and 42 P.S. SS21032.I the current Bill of Costs for the Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans' Court o...

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Register of Wills
Posted on: September 15, 2022

Register of Wills Office - Closure Notice

UPDATE

Due to limited staffing, beginning September 26, 2022, the Register of Wills office will be closed from 12-1pm. This change will remain in effect until further notice. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.

Register of Wills
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Changes to Viewing/Printing Images

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Due to removal of Java applet support in all modern browser platforms (Chrome, FireFox, Edge & Safari) we are no longer utilizing Java to view images on our site.  All images will be displayed in a new viewer that is fully compliant with all ...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Alert - Dog Licenses

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If you live in Westmoreland County and you are a pet owner, please be aware of fraudulent websites.

The only place that you can actually purchase a legitimate dog license is the Westmoreland County Treasurer’s Office.  You may also mail ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Veterans in Suicidal Crisis Can Go to any VA or Non-VA Health Care Facility for Free Emergency Care

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Including inpatient or crisis residential care for up to 30 days and outpatient care for up to 90 days. Veterans do not need to be enrolled in the VA system to use this benefit.

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Posted on: August 22, 2022

NACVSO Issues Details on Recent Changes for Those Affected by Contaminated Water at Camp Lejeune

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On August 10th of this year, President Biden signed into law the Honoring Our PACT Act of 2022 which granted broad relief to veterans suffering the effects of exposure to toxic chemicals from a range of sources including burn pits. This Act gives benefits...

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Posted on: October 27, 2021

Veterans: Get Your Flu Shot Today!

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Eligible, enrolled Veterans can get a FREE flu shot at VA Pittsburgh

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Posted on: October 27, 2021

Mary's Market Emergency Food Pantry

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Mary's Market provides canned goods to Veterans who don't always have access to food

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

Volunteer DAV Van Drivers Urgently Needed

Volunteer DAV Van Drivers Needed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Matthew Zamosky, Director of Veterans AffairsWestmoreland County724.830.3530   [email protected]

Greensburg, January 19, 2022—Volunteer van drivers are urgently needed for Westmoreland County&am...

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Veteran's Affairs
Posted on: March 17, 2021

How to Confirm Individual Helping File Your VA Claim is Accredited by US Dept of Veterans Affairs

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The Accreditation Search Index, provides state-by-state contact information, as well as a downloadable list, of Veterans Service Organization (VSO) representatives, attorneys and claims agents who stand ready to assist with preparing VA claims in an ethic...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Virtual Treatment for Veterans Dealing with Substance Use

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Veteran and First Responder (VFR) Healthcare has partnered with PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to provide Intensive Outpatient Treatment via telehealth for substance use disorder specifically designed for Veterans and their families.

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Delays in Obtaining Military Documents for Eligibility Determinations

Dear Funeral Directors:

We are asking for your assistance. As you may be aware, the government’s primary repository for military personnel records, the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC), has been closed to the public since March due to the...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

Reminder for Veterans to Review, Update Benefits They Have Earned

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All veterans should occasionally check with an accredited veteran service officer to see if changes in a veteran’s circumstances or changes to benefit policies may have modified the programs they are eligible to receive

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

War Related Illness and Injury Study Center

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Military Medals

Search our Unclaimed Property database for
military decorations from various conflicts.

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Westmoreland County Court Program Helps Struggling Veterans Turn Their Lives Around

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This week, just days before Veterans Day, the court conducted its most recent graduation ceremony for one former serviceman who had recently completed the program. Photo credit: Kristina Serafini, Tribune-Review

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

First Graduate of Westmoreland County's Veterans Court Says He’ll Return as a Mentor

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Ryan Skuta was home about a year after his third tour of duty, a four-month stint as a freelance infantryman fighting with the Kurds against ISIS in 2016, when he was arrested in Jeannette and charged with drunk driving.

On Tuesday, Skuta, 33, of Irwin, be...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Roechling Industrial purchases last parcel in Westmoreland Technology Park I

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Roechling Industrial today bought the last lot in Tech Park I. The plastics manufacturer is upsizing its expansion plans and accelerating efforts to add new jobs at the E. Huntington facility.

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

Commerce Crossing ribbon cutting celebrates multiple economic-development projects

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Representatives of Al. Neyer and PennDOT joined the WCIDC today to celebrate the ribbon cutting for both Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland and Commerce Crossing Business Center. The park and building are at the newly modernized Madison exit of I-70.

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

WCIDC breaks ground on Phase II of development at Westmoreland Distribution Park North

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What a beautiful day for a groundbreaking! This afternoon the WCIDC kicked off Phase II of development at Westmoreland Distribution Park North. This $6.3 million project will create three pad-ready sites.

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Al. Neyer affiliate finalizes purchase of 14.79 acres at Tech Park II

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An affiliate of Al. Neyer LLC today finalized the purchase of Lot 16 in Westmoreland Technology Park II for $887,400. The developer plans to build a 150,000-SF flex industrial building that could support more than 150 jobs when at full occupancy.

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Posted on: August 18, 2022

WCIDC secures $2.25 million loan for industrial park project

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WCIDC today accepted a low-interest, $2.25 million load from Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority that is the final funding component for the second phase of development at Westmoreland Distribution Park North.

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Posted on: August 11, 2022

Latrobe Animal Clinic to build new facility at Westmoreland Airpark

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WCIDC is happy to welcome Latrobe Animal Clinic to Westmoreland Airpark. An LLC representing veterinarians Ben & Julie Helman bought 3.86 acres in the park this week. The couple will build a new facility that'll offer more services & patient capacity.

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Scott Electric signs five-year lease for 50K SF at Jeannette Industrial Park

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The WCIDC today approved a five-year lease for Scott Electric Company to use 50,000+ SF of space in Jeannette Industrial Park. Not only is the park now at full occupancy, 99 percent of the WCIDC’s ~565,000 SF of leasable space is now under contract.

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

County hires consultant to design, deploy equitable broadband internet plan

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County Commissioners took a significant step toward improving broadband internet access throughout the county today by hiring Michael Baker International to lead efforts to bring reliable internet service to unserved and underserved locations.

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

Roechling to purchase last available lot at Technology Park I

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The WCIDC today approved a sales agreement with Roechling Industrial for the final available lot in Westmoreland Technology Park I. Roechling, which already has a presence in the park, plans two expansion phases.

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Al. Neyer affiliate signs option agreement for 14.79 acres at Technology Park II

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The WCIDC Board of Directors today approved an option sales agreement with an affiliated entity of developer Al. Neyer for 14.76 acres at Westmoreland Technology Park II. The developer plans to build a 150,000 SF flex industrial/warehouse facility.

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

WAB Associates LLC finalizes purchase of 6.23 acres at Westmoreland Business & Research Park

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Capping a busy year for economic development in Westmoreland County, WAB Associates LLC has finalized the purchase of a 6.23-acre lot in Westmoreland Business & Research Park. It will build a 60,000 SF manufacturing facility.

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

WCIDC finalizes first sale at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland

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At the end of day Friday, the WCIDC transferred ~26 acres at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland to commercial real estate developer Al. Neyer, which will build a 250,000 SF Class A distribution center on Lot 3 of the Sewickley Township industrial park. Thi...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

WCIDC Finalizes Sale of 19.92 Acres at I-70 Industrial Park

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Wyatt Inc. will build a 120,000 SF new home for its millwork and exterior curtainwall manufacturing operation on Lot 18-R in the South Huntingdon industrial park.

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Posted on: September 25, 2020

WCIDC celebrates sale of 13.39 acres at Technology Park II

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The WCIDC is celebrating the transfer of 13.39 acres in Technology Park II to Al. Neyer, which next month will begin building a 150,000 SF speculative flex facility on the site. It's expected to employ 150+.

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

WCIDC Approves Project to Modernize Jeannette Industrial Park Building

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The WCIDC Board today approved a $657,385 project to modernize one of the last available buildings in Jeannette Industrial Park.

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

WCIDC Approves $2.36 Million Rail-Replacement Project

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The WCIDC Board of Directors has approved a $2.36 million project to replace 4.24 miles of rail of the Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad as part of regular infrastructure upgrades that ensure the continued safety and reliability of the 33-mile railroad.

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Join Our Team!

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RN, LPN, C NA, Food Service Worker, Housekeeping/Laundry, Switchboard and Recreation positions now available! Casual, part-time, summer and temp positions also offered for more flexible scheduling!

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Send an electronic card to a loved one

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Send a free hand delivered electronic card to a loved one at Westmoreland Manor! Submitted cards will be delivered to your loved one by a Activities Department staff member.

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Open for Visits

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We are currently allowing Outdoor Visitation!.  Please view the attached guidelines before visiting.  Our visitation status is subject to change at any time

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Open for Visits

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Click the link below to view our Visitation Guidelines.  Please be advised this is subject to change. 


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