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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Area Agency on Aging Focus Group Invitation


The Westmoreland County Area Agency on Aging is in the process of developing a Four Year Plan for the period of October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2024. An important step in the process is to hold community focus groups with hopes of capturing the need...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

President's Day Closure


Westmoreland County and Court Offices will be closed Monday, February 17, 2020 for President's Day.

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Election Poll Workers Needed for Two Upcoming Elections

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Play a vital role in the democratic process.  Contribute to your community by helping run an election and safeguard our election process.  

March 17, 2020 Special ElectionWorkers are needed in Monessen, South and East Huntingdon Townships...

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

Are You Over 60 and Need Eyeglasses?

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The Westmoreland County Area Agency on Aging operates a Vision Center located at Westmoreland Manor in Greensburg for county residents age 60 and older. The Vision Center is staffed by a licensed optometrist and offers cataract and glaucoma screenings. Ey...

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

WCIDC approves option agreement with Red Fish LLC for 10.99 acres at Westmoreland Technology Park II

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The Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation Board of Directors today approved an option agreement with Red Fish, LLC for two lots that comprise 10.99 acres at Westmoreland Technology Park II in Hempfield Township.

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

Westmoreland County's IDD Interactive Info Fair

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Join us for a Beautiful Day in our Neighborhood:

Westmoreland County’s IDD Interactive Info Fair

Saturday, March 14, 2020Westmoreland Mall11 am-3 pm

During this event vendors, providers and community resources are present to share information. The ...

Westmoreland County's IDD Interactive Info Fair

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

We're hiring!


Jobs (deadlines):  Sergeant, Prison (Feb 19); Juvenile Youth Worker Temp, Juvenile Detention (Feb 20);  Part-time Deputy, Sheriff’s Office (March 3); Planning Coordinator, Dept of Planning and Development (March 6); Dept Clerk,...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

2020 Adopted Westmoreland County Budget

2020 Adopted Budget Cover Sheet

Please use this budget document to gain a better understanding of County funding. 

Thank you for taking the time to read more about Westmoreland County. 

Respectfully yours,

Meghan A. McCandless, Director of Financial Administration

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

Foster Parents Needed for Older Youth

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Have you ever considered becoming a foster parent? The Westmoreland County Children’s Bureau has an overwhelming need for foster parents for older youth (ages 12-21) . Please call today (724) 830-3301.

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Westmoreland courts holding $80,000 owed to crime victims

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Nearly $80,000 owed to about 250 crime victims is being held by Westmoreland County, according to Clerk of Courts Bryan Kline.

The cash represents court-ordered restitution payments to victims who moved and have not updated their home addresses with the co...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

CodeRED - Keeping Citizens Informed

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All Encouraged to Sign-up for Emergency and Non-emergency Alerts at County Website

Westmoreland County Department of Public Safety is encouraging all residents, visitors, and businesses to sign up for a new mass notification system known as CodeRED that wi...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Westmoreland County Overcomes PA’s Broken Child Welfare System

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Westmoreland County child welfare officials responded to a recent state Auditor General special report analyzing the children and youth services system in Pennsylvania.

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