Upper St. Clair Township

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Here's a look at the latest news and announcements from the Township of Upper St. Clair.

Recycled Christmas Trees Spruce Up Upper St. Clair Parks

Jan 19, 2022
The trees create mulch for Upper St. Clair walking paths.

Upper St. Clair Code Requires Sidewalks to be Clear of Snow

Jan 19, 2022
Reminder: Shovel your sidewalk. 

Trash and Recycling Collections Delayed One Day

Jan 17, 2022
The delay is due to the heavy snowfall.

Public Works Employee Marks 50 Years With Upper St. Clair

Jan 16, 2022
Gary Pitchok was hired in January 1972.

Recreation Facilities, Library to Open at Noon on Monday, Jan. 17

Jan 16, 2022
The delayed opening is due to the snow storm. 

Two New Upper St. Clair Police Officers Sworn In

Jan 12, 2022
Upper St. Clair welcomes two new police officers!

Route 50/Washington Pike Lane Restrictions Begin Jan. 10

Jan 07, 2022
The construction will impact Upper St. Clair motorists driving toward I-79.

Temporary Limited Hours for Upper St. Clair Tax Office

Jan 06, 2022
The drop box remains open.

Trash Collection Delay Due to Truck Issue

Jan 06, 2022
Leave your cans out if you live on these streets.

Tri-Community South EMS Business Subscriptions Available

Jan 06, 2022
Consider donating or subscribing to your local EMS service.

PennDOT Closing Mayview Road

Jan 05, 2022
The closure is to take place between OTB Bicycle Cafe at Hastings and the Hastings neighborhood entrance.

Traffic Delays Possible Due to Roundabout Construction on Thursday

Jan 05, 2022
The roundabout project is expected to be completed in fall 2022.

New and Re-Elected Commissioners Take Oath of Office, Commissioners Hold Biennial Reorganization

Jan 04, 2022
The Honorable Ronald A. Arnoni officiated the swearing-in ceremony.

Upper St. Clair Library Hours Expanding

Jan 03, 2022
Starting Jan. 10, 2022, the library hours will change.

Board Recognizes Upper St. Clair High School Girls' Tennis Team

Jan 03, 2022
The team was presented with a Certificate of Achievement.

Commissioners Honor an Upper St. Clair Eagle Scout

Jan 03, 2022
The Board of Commissioners issued an official proclamation recognizing Connor Payne.

Upper St. Clair Police Department's No-Shave November Raises More Than $2,000

Dec 29, 2021
The police presented the donation to the Rotary Club of Upper St. Clair-Bethel Park.

Upper St. Clair Thanks Board President for 12 Years of Service

Dec 21, 2021
Mark D. Christie became a Board of Commissioners member on Jan. 4, 2010.

Water Main Project Planned for January

Dec 21, 2021
News from Pennsylvania American Water Company.

Holiday Information for Upper St. Clair Residents

Dec 20, 2021
No trash delays due to the holiday this year. Christmas tree recycling will be available by the Public Works building.

USC Board Honors Retired EMS Director

Dec 20, 2021
Nora Helfrich retired after nearly 42 years with Tri-Community South EMS.

Route 19 Traffic Alert

Dec 17, 2021
PennDOT reports one-lane closures possible between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on weekdays.

Downed Tree Causes Power Outage

Dec 16, 2021
West Penn Power reports an estimated restoration of 1 p.m.

Upper St. Clair Passes Budget With No Tax Increase for 13th Consecutive Year

Dec 08, 2021
The budget was approved during the December Board of Commissioners regular meeting. 

Commissioners Weigh In On Morton Complex Master Plan

Dec 08, 2021
Plans are under way to improve the Morton Complex in Upper St. Clair. 

Upper St. Clair Leaves Collection Update

Dec 07, 2021
Residents who have not had their leaves picked up should leave the bags at the curb this week.

Elevator Closure Scheduled for Monday, Dec. 13

Dec 07, 2021
The elevator floor will be repaired.

Fire Truck to Bring Santa to Town

Dec 04, 2021
Watch and listen for Santa Claus on Saturday, Dec. 11.

Township Employee Retires After 45 Years of Service

Dec 03, 2021
Congratulations to Russell Rauch!

Morton Complex Master Plan Public Presentation Set for Dec. 6

Dec 03, 2021
The presentation will be given during the Board of Commissioners meeting.

Upper St. Clair Collects Toys for Tots

Nov 29, 2021
Drop donations off in one of three boxes.

Tri-Community South EMS Welcomes New Chief

Nov 16, 2021
Chris Matek was named the new EMS chief and started his first day in the new role at the end of October 2021.

UPPER ST. CLAIR TODAY Magazine Arrives

Nov 15, 2021
Postal delivery for the winter edition is scheduled Nov. 15-19.

Upper St. Clair Holds Ceremony to Honor Veterans

Nov 11, 2021
Thank you for your service!

Upper St. Clair Lifeguard Completes Marathon No. 525

Nov 09, 2021
Marie Bartoletti participated in the New York City Marathon.

Upper St. Clair Library Elevator Reopens

Nov 09, 2021
The elevator closed at the end of September for upgrades.

Roundabout Project Enters Next Phase of Work

Nov 05, 2021
Bi-directional traffic will be maintained on Lesnett Road starting Friday evening, Nov. 5.

Tri-Community South EMS Director Retires After More Than 40 Years

Nov 01, 2021
After more than 40 years with Tri-Community South (TCS) EMS, Director Nora Helfich has retired.

Upper St. Clair to Hold Annual Veterans Day Observance

Oct 29, 2021
The ceremony will take place at the Upper St. Clair Veterans Park.

Bounty's Back: Upper St. Clair Fall Festival Returns Nov. 6

Oct 28, 2021
Bounty at Boyce Mayview Park is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6.

No Trash Delay Due to Veterans Day

Oct 27, 2021
Recycling collection is also on regular schedule.

Power Outage Planned for Alamo, High Sierra and Siesta

Oct 27, 2021
The outage is scheduled for Nov. 4.

Baker Elementary Will Not Be a Polling Place For the November Election

Oct 25, 2021
Ward 1, District 2 will move to the Township Building. Ward 4, District 1 will move to Boyce Middle School.

Tri-Community South EMS Director Wins Award

Oct 20, 2021
Nora Helfrich was presented with the Dr. George Moerkirk Memorial Contribution to EMS Award.

Morton Complex Master Plan Public Meeting Set for Oct. 26

Oct 19, 2021
How can we improve the Morton Field Complex?

Planned Power Outage for Aljo Drive Area

Oct 18, 2021
The West Penn Power outage will affect 12 customers.

Route 19 Ramp Closure This Weekend in Upper St. Clair

Oct 17, 2021
The ramp that carries traffic from southbound Route 19 to McMurray Road/McLaughlin Run Road will close.

Mayview Road Reopens

Oct 11, 2021
Construction project closed Mayview Road for months.

Youth Steering Committee to Hold Natural Helpers Program on Oct. 13

Oct 10, 2021
Learn from Upper St. Clair students about the challenges they face, what causes stress and current hot topics.

Upper St. Clair Firefighters Recognized for Years of Service

Oct 06, 2021
Oct. 3-9, 2021 is Fire Prevention Week in Upper St. Clair.

Second Grader Raises Money Through Lemonade Stand for Library

Oct 05, 2021
The Baker Elementary student donated more than $90 he raised to the Upper St. Clair Library.

Drake Road Reopens Earlier Than Expected

Oct 04, 2021
The road was scheduled to close until the end of December 2021.

Miracle Field Complex Closed on Tuesday, Oct. 5

Oct 04, 2021
The closure includes the playground.

Upper St. Clair Flu Immunization Clinic Set for Oct. 4

Sep 21, 2021
Flu vaccines will be available at the Community & Recreation Center from noon until 4 p.m.

Elevator Improvements Under Way

Sep 20, 2021
The elevator project which began on September 27 is ongoing.

Route 19 Paving Scheduled for this Weekend

Sep 20, 2021
The project will take place from Gilkeson Road/Connor Road in Mt. Lebanon to the cloverleaf in Upper St. Clair.

Van Fire Closes Hastings Mill Road

Sep 20, 2021
There are no known injuries.

Route 19 Closure this Weekend in Upper St. Clair

Sep 20, 2021
The ramp that carries traffic from northbound Route 19 to McMurray Road/McLaughlin Run Road will close to traffic.

Sept. 28 Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Meeting Canceled

Sep 19, 2021
The next meeting is scheduled for Oct. 26.

Eagle Scout Recognized After Building a Bridge in Boyce Mayview Park

Sep 08, 2021
John Scherer, of Upper St. Clair, received the highest award issued by the Boy Scouts of America.

Route 50, Chartiers Street Gas Line Relocation Begins Monday

Sep 08, 2021
Single-lane restrictions will occur weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through late November.

Trash Delay Due to Labor Day

Sep 02, 2021
Trash pickup will be delayed one day.

Sept. 1 Storm Updates

Sep 01, 2021
Continue to check back for updates.

RADical Day at Boyce Mayview Park

Aug 31, 2021
A variety of free activities are scheduled throughout the day on Sept. 22, 2021.

New Upper St. Clair Police Officer Sworn In

Aug 26, 2021
Upper St. Clair welcomes Officer Eric McAlpine.

Upper St. Clair Seeks Volunteers

Aug 16, 2021
Fill out a Talent Bank Form.

Route 19 Ramp Closure This Weekend in Upper St. Clair

Aug 16, 2021
The ramp that carries traffic from southbound Route 19 to McMurray/McLaughlin Run will close 7 p.m. Friday.

Lesnett/McMillan/McLaughlin Run Road Intersection Reopens After Gas Line Rupture

Aug 13, 2021
Drivers were asked to avoid the area.

Allegheny County's Annual Raccoon Rabies Vaccination Baiting Begins July 29

Jul 26, 2021
Keep dogs on a leash, indoors or confined to their property as much as possible during baiting and the week after. 

Tri-Community South EMS Earns CAAS Reaccreditation

Jul 25, 2021
Tri-Community South EMS is one of five services in Pennsylvania to achieve the CAAS accreditation.

Lesnett Road Single-Lane Restrictions Continue

Jul 25, 2021
The PennDOT roundabout project is being paid by state funding.

Route 19 Construction Project Continues

Jul 13, 2021
PennDOT's Route 19/Washington Road improvement project is expected to be complete in May 2022.

Upper St. Clair Commissioners Recognize Track and Field Champion

Jul 07, 2021
Dani Prunzik won the WPIAL 100-meter dash as a sophomore.

What's Next For the Morton Field Complex? Take the Survey

Jul 01, 2021
Your input will help the Township of Upper St. Clair prioritize improvements to this community facility.

Fort Couch Road Construction to Begin July 9

Jun 29, 2021
Traffic restrictions will occur between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m. on weekdays, and are expected to last about a month.

Tragic Accident on Morton Ravine Trail in Upper St. Clair

Jun 18, 2021
The accident occurred the evening on June 17, 2021. 

Six Promoted in Upper St. Clair Police Department on Flag Day

Jun 14, 2021
Two officers were promoted to lieutenants and four men were promoted to sergeants.

Community Foundation's 'Step Out St. Clair' Begins June 5

May 27, 2021
Track your steps this summer. 

Police: Use Caution at Lesnett, McLaughlin Run, McMillan Intersection

May 07, 2021
Properly use and pay attention at the six temporary traffic signals.

May 16-22, 2021 is Emergency Medical Services Week in Upper St. Clair

May 06, 2021
Tri-Community South EMS received a proclamation at May's Board of Commissioners meeting.

Upper St. Clair Honors 2020-2021 Boys Basketball Team

May 05, 2021
Commissioners issued a certificate of achievement on Monday night. 

Upper St. Clair Presents Proclamations and Certificates for Swim Team Members

May 05, 2021
The 2020-2021 Upper St. Clair boys swim team won the WPIAL Championship.

Upper St. Clair Recognizes Former Commissioner

May 04, 2021
At the May Board of Commissioners meeting, Rex A. Waller was recognized for his years of service to the Township.

USC Recognizes Speech and Debate Team

May 04, 2021
Team member Maddie Nolen also received an official proclamation from the Township of Upper St. Clair.

PennDOT Announces Lesnett Single-Lane Restrictions

Apr 29, 2021
Drivers should use caution while driving through the intersection.

Upper St. Clair Formally Opposes Tolling of I-79

Apr 16, 2021
Commissioners passed a resolution on April 5, 2021. 

Polling Location Change for May 18 Election

Apr 14, 2021
Baker Elementary will not serve as a polling location for the May 18, 2021 primary election.

Upper St. Clair Plans a Day of Outdoor Play

Apr 13, 2021
Make Saturday, May 15, a day to reconnect with nature and neighbors.

Miracle Field Closed During Construction

Apr 07, 2021
The playground is open. 

High School Flutist Honored By Upper St. Clair Commissioners

Apr 05, 2021
The Upper St. Clair High School junior was selected to the All-National Concert Band.

Upper St. Clair Observes 2021 National Library Week

Apr 05, 2021
A proclamation issued on Monday night designates April 4-10, 2021 as National Library Week in Upper St. Clair.

Newly Appointed Upper St. Clair Commissioner Sworn In

Apr 05, 2021
Commissioner Todd D. Burlingame was sworn in on Monday, April 5, 2021.

2020 Upper St. Clair Income Tax Filing Deadline Extended

Mar 26, 2021
The new deadline is May 17, 2021. 

Boyce Mayview Intersection Construction to Begin March 22

Mar 15, 2021
Traffic restrictions will take place until November for intersection improvements. 

Youth Steering Committee Offers Parenting Program

Mar 13, 2021
Parenting for Humans: Navigating Emotionally Tense Conversations with Your Child will take place online on April 14.

Sewage Bill Delivery Delay

Mar 11, 2021
Residents who receive their sewage bills via U.S. postal mail may have experienced  a delay in March.

Upper St. Clair Named 2021 Banner Community

Mar 09, 2021
Upper St. Clair has been part of the Banner Community Program since its inception in 2013.

More Upper St. Clair Roundabout Construction Begins Week of March 8

Mar 04, 2021
Lane restrictions are possible 9 a.m. through 3 p.m. on weekdays. 

Upper St. Clair Commissioner Resigns

Mar 02, 2021
Residents interested in being considered for appointment to the vacancy must send a resume and letter of interest.

UPPER ST. CLAIR TODAY Spring 2021 Issue Released

Mar 01, 2021
Watch your mailbox for the latest UPPER ST. CLAIR TODAY magazine!

Upper St. Clair Launches New Website

Feb 22, 2021
Check out the brand new look on www.twpusc.org.

Virtual Program Designed to Help Keep Teen Drivers Safe on the Road

Feb 18, 2021
Register online for the Share the Keys event.

No Trash Delay Due to Presidents Day

Feb 12, 2021
Pickups will run on regular schedule.

South West Communities Chamber of Commerce Offers Scholarship Opportunity

Jan 25, 2021
Application deadline is Feb. 6, 2021.

Allegheny County Health Department Provides Vaccine Information

Jan 25, 2021
An updated website provides the latest vaccine information.

No Trash Delay Due to Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Jan 18, 2021
Trash and recycling pickups are on regular schedule. 

Jordan Tax Service Sewage Bill Delivery Behind

Jan 05, 2021
The Township is aware that some residents are concerned about the delayed receipt of December sewage bills.

Commissioners Approve Upper St. Clair Board and Commission Reappointments

Jan 05, 2021
The Township thanks the citizens for their service.

Upper St. Clair Passes Budget With No Tax Increase for 12th Consecutive Year

Dec 10, 2020
The real estate tax rate will remain at 3.83 mills and the earned income tax rate will remain at 0.80 percent.

No Trash Delay Due to Columbus Day

Oct 08, 2020
Trash and recycling pickups will be on regular schedule the week of Oct. 12, 2020.

New Upper St. Clair Commissioner Sworn In

Aug 04, 2020

Part of Painters Run Road Reopens and Another Part Closes

Jul 30, 2020

Upper St. Clair Board Recognizes Commissioner Logan

Jul 28, 2020

Upper St. Clair Seeks New Commissioner

Jul 07, 2020

Community and Recreation Center Reopens July 6

Jul 05, 2020

Upper St. Clair Follows New ACHD Order and Cancels Activities of 25 or More

Jul 02, 2020
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West Penn Power Conducting 2020 Tree-Trimming Program

Jun 23, 2020

Upper St. Clair Announces the Reopenings of Facilities

Jun 22, 2020
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Upper St. Clair and South Fayette Fireworks Display Postponed

Jun 12, 2020