Coronavirus COVID-19

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Westmoreland County takes the health and well-being of our employees and visitors as a top priority. In light of the concerns and uncertainty of the coronavirus (COVID-19), we ask that the public minimize visits of the courthouse and county facilities until further notice. If you have virus-like symptoms, we ask that you stay home and avoid public places.  Many County departments offer online services. We encourage you to utilize these services via our website. 

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    Pennsylvania Under Statewide Stay at Home Order - Effective April 1

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    Westmoreland County Government Limited to Essential Functions

    The Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners has decided to limit Westmoreland County government to essential functions only beginning Wednesday, March 18 at 8:00 am running through April 30, 2020, pursuant to both federal and state guidelines. Read on...
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    Clerk of Courts - Online Payments

    Learn how to make a payment on a case while the Clerk of Courts office is closed to the public Additional Info...
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    Court of Common Pleas and Magisterial District Courts

    Judicial Emergency in Tenth Judicial District (Westmoreland County) and Judicial Emergency Order, Judicial Order Closing Magisterial District Courts to the Public Read on...
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    Temporary Office Closure Tax Claim Bureau

    SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: The Tax Claim Bureau is currently closed to the public during these trying and unprecedented times. Read on...
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    Treasurer's Office

    In light of the State of Emergency that has been declared by Westmoreland County, we urge all business for dog licenses, small games, bingo licenses etc., be done through the mail. Read on...
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    Veteran Affairs Office Closed to the Public

    Due to COVID 19 the Westmoreland County Department of Veteran Affairs office will not be offering in-person services until further notice. We are available to assist via phone, email, and mail. Read on...
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    Sheriff's Office - Firearms Division

    Effective Monday, March 30, 2020: Westmoreland County Sheriff’s Office will issue Gun Permits by appointment only. Call 724-830-3457 to make an appointment. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Read on...
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    Development Council - Updated Office Hours

    Westmoreland Development Council is following emergency safety measures to protect the health of our employees and community. All non-essential offices will be closed until further notice, effective March 18, 2020. Read on...
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    Register of Wills Office

    Upon order from the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, all courts in PA are to close with the exception of essential businesses. Read on...
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    Senior Centers and Satellite Centers Closures

    The Westmoreland County Area Agency on Aging is announcing the closure of all Senior Centers and Satellite Centers effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020 until further notice due to concerns about the 2019-novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Read on...
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    BH/DS Office Limitations

    Due to COVID-19, Westmoreland County BHDS has minimized its staff to essential personnel in the Courthouse complex. BHDS minimal staff
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    Passport Applications

    As of tomorrow, March 17, 2020, the Prothonotary Office will not be taking Passport applications until further notice.
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    Cancellation of Inmate Visits - Attorney Visitation Limited Hours at Westmoreland County Prison

    Due to recent events with the Coronavirus, the following changes have been implemented regarding visitation to the Westmoreland County Prison Read on...
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    Saturday, March 14 - Press Conference

    The Westmoreland County Commissioners held a press conference to address COVID-19 on Saturday, March 14, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. at the Westmoreland County Courthouse. Press Conference video via WTAE TV
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For more information on COVID-19 please visit:

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