440 Monongahela Ave
Glassport Pa 15045
June 21, 2016 Tuesday
Public Hearing for Ron Yocca
for a Recovery Home at Vermont Ave. at 7:00 PM
at the Glassport American Legion Post 443
Please check out our calendar and Community Events Tab for upcoming events and meetings !!!!
PROJECTS LATEST UPDATE:
•Harrison Hollow Storm (30' sewage relining has been completed by Jet Jack)
•Harrison Hollow Sanitation (phase 1)
-30’ sewer relining has been completed by Jet Jack
-Sewers fixed on 9th and Hemlock & 1000 block of Delaware Ave.
- 2 new manholes have been installed on 500 Block of Vermont.
•ADA Ramps (143 ramps/ 38 catch basins)
•Paving (~ 52 blocks)
•Pool (Phase 1)
•Recreation Center (Phase 1- purchased church)
PROJECTS STARTING SOON:
•Demo Blighted Properties (Group 1)
•Pool (phase 2) – waiting on grant info ($250,000)
•Detroit Hollow Storm Project
•Recreation Center (phase 2)
PROJECTS ON HOLD:
•4th & 9th street steps –(grant info) $25,000
•Demo Blighted Properties –(group 2) (grant info) $25,000
KEEP Posted for new updates!!!!
NEW SENIOR LIVING: Glassport has been working with a proposed developer along with the South Allegheny School District to construct a senior residency from the old elementary school ( closed 13 years ago) on Ohio Avenue between Second and Third Street.
It will house 55 garden apartment units of 1 or 2 bedrooms. Each unit will have a living and dining room combination area, kitchen area, bathroom area, and other amenities. You can register to sign-up at the Glassport Boro if you are interested in consideration.
They are reaching out to you to see if single persons, husband and wives, etc., 62 years of age and older are interested in being part of the development of this site and would consider moving into these apartments if the eligibility requirements are met. The proposed developers have created similar senior living in White Oak, Munhall, Mt. Washington and Duquesne. You can see these developments on the following link: www.cmshousing.com
Bookmobile: comes to SA Elementary School on Saturdays from 2:00 – 3:00 P.M. For more information on the Bookmobile services, call 412-321-1853.
Glassport Development Corporation changed their meetings to the first Monday of the month. The time is changed from 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm. Everyone come down and meet the business owners. Please visit our website for further information at : http://glassportdevelopmentcorp.org/index2.htm
Glassport Crime Watch Meetings will be held on the first Wednesday of the month at 7:00 pm at the Glassport Senior Citizens Center, 544 Monongahela Avenue, Glassport. All interested residents are invited to attend. Please visit our website at: http://glassportdevelopmentcorp.org/crimewatch/index.htm
Allegheny County Vacant Property Recovery Program Pricing Update – received letter from Redevelopment Authority – offering assistance for applicants proposing to demolish a blighted structure. There will be side yard to owner, (50% of the appraised value, good faith deposit of $162 and closing costs), demolition of blighted structure with a common boundary, (100% of the appraised value, Parcel fee of $3,000 will be waived, good faith deposit of $162, closing cost of $500), rehabilitation of blighted structure to be rehabbed by the applicant, (100% appraised value, Parcel fee will be discounted to $1,400, Good faith deposit of $162 vacant lot), vacant lot, (100% of the appraised value, parcel fee of $3,000, good faith deposit of $162 and closing costs of approx.. $500). Looking for residents to participate in the program. Please email your strategy to Maureen.firstname.lastname@example.org .
Right to Know: For information regarding public records please contact the Agency Open Records Officer. Contact information can be found at the following link: http://glassport.webs.com/forms/AORA%20Contact%20Information.
The form can be accessed at: https://www.dced.state.pa.us/public/oor/Form%20-%20Uniform%20Request.pdf
The Tax Office is open Monday - Thursday 9am - 4pm during the months of May - September for discount real estate collections. Tuesday's and Thursday's 9am - 2pm during the months of October - April. Closed Friday's and Holiday's. Payments can be made by check or money order. No cash payments will be accepted. There is a $35.00 charge for checks returned NSF. An after hour payment slot is located on 5th street side of Borough building. If receipt is required please provide a self addressed stamped envelope.
Building Inspector: To obtain a Building Permit or if you have any building or property concerns, please visit or call the Borough Building Tuesday-Thursday 12 pm- 4pm . Building Permit Applications must be picked up at Borough Building.
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