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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Westmoreland County Land Bank Sells Jeannette Rt. 30 Site to Local Developer

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The Board of Directors for the Westmoreland County Land Bank today announced the property sale of the Jeannette Rt. 30 Redevelopment Project to Colony Holding Companies for the development of ‘Jayhawk Commons’.

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Labor Day Celebration at Northmoreland Park, September 1 & 2

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The 40th annual Labor United Celebration will be held at Northmoreland Park on Labor Day weekend, Sunday, September 1 and Monday, September 2, 2019. Event hours are 11:00am to 7:00pm Sunda...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

We're hiring!


Job posts (with deadlines): Legal Secretary PTSD Project, Juv Probation (Aug 20); Temporary Recreation Aides, Westmoreland Manor (Aug 23); Lead Veteran Representative, Veterans Affairs, (Aug 28); Clerk, Clerk of Courts (Aug 30); Corrections Officer, Priso...

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Posted on: July 12, 2019

Redevelopment Authority Receives $100,000 for Accessible Housing Program


The Redevelopment Authority of the County of Westmoreland in partnership with Westmoreland County Land Bank today announced the agency has been awarded a $100,000 grant through the Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement Fund.

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Clean Slate Process Begins

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On Friday, June 28, 2019, Pennsylvania became the first state to deploy an automated system to seal criminal records for all qualifying formerly incarcerated or arrested people in the state.  

Westmoreland County Clerk of Courts Bryan Kline report...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Ligonier Township Joins Westmoreland County Land Bank

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Westmoreland County Land Bank announce that Ligonier Township as the latest municipality to join along with the Ligonier Valley School District. This brings the land bank's total member count to 24 municipalities and 14 school districts within the County

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Posted on: June 1, 2019


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The next Annual Tax Sale will be Monday, September 9, 2019 at 10:00 am in the Commissioners' Meeting Rooms, First Floor, Courthouse. The property list is now available online and will be updated twice a week until the day of the sale.

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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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2015 Induction Ceremony Tribune-Review article 1. County
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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