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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Good Friday Closure

Tulips on wooden floor with words Good Friday

Westmoreland County and Court Offices will be closed Friday, April 19, 2019 in observance of Good Friday.

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Westmoreland County prepares to launch new veterans court program

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After years of hiatus, a reinvigorated and enhanced veterans court — expected to begin operations by early May — will enable former members of the military convicted of crimes to earn reduced sentences.

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Special Election - 41st Senatorial District

PA 41st Senatorial District Map and Special Election notice

Due to the resignation of  PA Senator Don White, effective February 28, 2019, the seat for the Pennsylvania 41st Senatorial District is now vacant.  A Special Election will be held in conjunction with the Primary Election :  Tue...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Public Meeting Notice

Cover page of draft Integrated Water Resource Plan

Notice is hereby given that the Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on May 3, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. in the Commissioners' Public Meeting Rooms 2 and 3, 2 North Main Street, Greensburg, PA 15601 for the purpose of receiving p...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

April is Autism Awareness Month

Westmoreland County Courthouse Dome lit blue for Autism Awareness month in April

The Westmoreland County Courthouse Dome will be lit blue during April for Autism Awareness.

County employees will participate in a Special Casual Day, Friday, April 5, 2019, with proceeds benefiting the Autism Society of Westmoreland County and aid its loc...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Pennsylvania Voter Hall of Fame

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Westmoreland County will be holding a Voter Hall of Fame induction ceremony   on September 20, 2019.

Administered by the Department of State's Elections Bureau, the Voter Hall of Fame was established to acknowledge and honor Pennsylvanians who hav...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Election Poll Workers Needed for May 21 Primary Election


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

Poll workers are needed for the May 21 Primary Election in the following areas:

  • Municipality of Mur...
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Posted on: March 5, 2019

2018 Annual Report

2018 WCIDC Annual Report

As the primary marketing agent for Westmoreland County, the WCIDC remains committed to promoting growth throughout the county in terms of job creation, economic output and helping to maintain a stable tax base.

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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: February 21, 2019

WCIDC Approves Option Agreement for 53 Acres at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland

Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland

WCIDC Board of Directors approved an option agreement with Al. Neyer, LLC, for approximately 53-acres located at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland in Sewickley Township.  

Learn more about this new industrial park

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

We're hiring!


Recent Jobs posted (with deadlines):  Manager of Communications, Westmoreland Co IDC (Apr 24); Nursing Supervisor, Westmd Manor (Apr 26); Probation Officer, Adult Probation (Apr 26); Domestic Relations Aide, Domestic Relations Office (April 29)

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

CodeRED - Keeping Citizens Informed

CodeRED mobile app logo

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

US Small Business Association Logo

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: 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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