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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Westmoreland Has Talent!

Westmoreland County Diversity Coalition Talent Event - stage curtains with microphone

Featuring Leadership Karaoke & More 

March 2, 2019 at 5 pm Ferrante’s Lakeview, Greensburg 

Join us for a “Saturday Night Out” with dinner, entertainment, dancing and more. Not just a night for raising fun...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

President's Day Closure

Presidents-Day

Westmoreland County and Court Offices will be closed Monday, February 18, 2019 for President's Day.

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Posted on: December 18, 2018

Reimagining Our Westmoreland - Comprehensive Plan

Cover Page of Comprehensive Plan

The Westmoreland County Department of Planning and Development invites you to review the approved Reimagining Our Westmoreland Comprehensive Plan.

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Posted on: January 23, 2019

Cold Weather Shelter Available in Westmoreland County

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The shelters provide emergency lodging to those who are homeless or unable to adequately heat their homes on cold winter nights.  The shelters will operate out of the Welcome Home Shelter in Greensburg and the Union Mission in Latrobe. They will ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

2019 Annual Action Plan

2019 Annual Action Plan Notice

View more information about the 2019 AAP and additional locations where it will be available click here.

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

We're hiring!

Hiring

Recent Jobs posted (with deadlines): Correction Officers, Prison (Feb 28)

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

2019 Adopted County Budget

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View the 2019 Adopted Budget. For the 14th year in a row, county property tax rate will remain at 20.99 mills.

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Posted on: January 24, 2019

Notice of Amendment

NOTICE OF AMENDMENT

View the entire Notice of Amendment HERE

Copies of the proposed amendment are available for public inspection at the Westmoreland County Department of Planning and Development, Fifth Floor, 40 N. Pennsylvania Avenue, Greensburg, PA 15601 from 8:00 A.M.to 4...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Local Microbrewery Finds New Home in Downtown Jeannette

500 Clay

Westmoreland County Land Bank today announced the sale of 500 Clay Avenue in downtown Jeannette to Sobel’s Obscure Brewery, LLC., a family owned and operated business for its new local microbrewery location.

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland Groundbreaking Ceremony

Commerce Crossing Groundbreaking Ceremony

The WCIDC held a groundbreaking ceremony today at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland. The 206-acre site will be developed into the county's newest industrial park and will consist of five pad-ready sites each ranging in size from 18 to 29 acres.

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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: August 2, 2018

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Businesses and Residents of Western PA Affected by Flooding

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Pennsylvania businesses and residents affected by flooding in Allegheny and Westmoreland counties on June 20-21, 2018, can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration.

The filing deadline to return applications for phy...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

FBI Background Fingerprint Cards Now Processed at Courthouse

Hands on an electronic Fingerprints device

Effective April 9, 2018, FBI Background fingerprint cards can be processed at the Westmoreland County Courthouse, 2 N. Main St. Greensburg, PA. 15601 through the Westmoreland County Park Police Department (724-830-3567). Processing will be done during nor...

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Posted on: March 23, 2018

Tax Claim Bureau Repository List - Now Available

Repository-List

Properties still unsold after the Tax Claim Bureau's Annual, Judicial, and Repository bid-off sale are placed in the regular repository, at which point anyone, with the exception of the property owners, may bid on the property.

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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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