The Borough of Glassport

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                              Borough of Glassport

440 Monongahela Ave

Glassport Pa 15045

Phone: 412-672-7400

Fax: 412-672-7090

Email: [email protected]

 

Please check out our calendar on the Community Events Tab for upcoming events and meetings !!!!  

 

PROJECTS LATEST UPDATE:

- R&B Contracting completed 143 ADA Ramps 
-30’ sewer relining has been completed by Jet Jack.
-Paving is complete with the exception of a few items on the punch list.
-Pool Demo has been put out to bid.
-Sewers fixed on 9th and Hemlock & 1000 block of Delaware Ave. 
- 2 new manholes have been installed on 500 Block of Vermont.
-Harrison Hollow will be put out to bid within the week
-Detroit Hollow project is in the works and we are currently working on obtaining permits.
-For Demolition projects, Public hearing will be conducted for properties on demo list.
- R&B Contracting completed 143 ADA Ramps 
-30’ sewer relining has been completed by Jet Jack.
-Paving is complete with the exception of a few items on the punch list.
-Pool Demo has been put out to bid.
-Sewers fixed on 9th and Hemlock & 1000 block of Delaware Ave. 
- 2 new manholes have been installed on 500 Block of Vermont.
-Harrison Hollow will be put out to bid within the week
-Detroit Hollow project is in the works and we are currently working on obtaining permits.
-For Demolition projects, Public hearing will be conducted for properties on demo list.
- R&B Contracting completed 143 ADA Ramps 
-30’ sewer relining has been completed by Jet Jack.
-Paving is complete with the exception of a few items on the punch list.
-Pool Demo has been put out to bid.
-Sewers fixed on 9th and Hemlock & 1000 block of Delaware Ave. 
- 2 new manholes have been installed on 500 Block of Vermont.
-Harrison Hollow will be put out to bid within the week
-Detroit Hollow project is in the works and we are currently working on obtaining permits.
-For Demolition projects, Public hearing will be conducted for properties on demo list.
- R&B Contracting completed 143 ADA Ramps 
-30’ sewer relining has been completed by Jet Jack.
-Paving is complete with the exception of a few items on the punch list.
-Pool Demo has been put out to bid.
-Sewers fixed on 9th and Hemlock & 1000 block of Delaware Ave. 
- 2 new manholes have been installed on 500 Block of Vermont.
-Harrison Hollow will be put out to bid within the week
-Detroit Hollow project is in the works and we are currently working on obtaining permits.
-For Demolition projects, Public hearing will be conducted for properties on demo list.
- R&B Contracting completed 143 ADA Ramps 
-30’ sewer relining has been completed by Jet Jack.
-Paving is complete with the exception of a few items on the punch list.
-Pool Demo has been put out to bid.
-Sewers fixed on 9th and Hemlock & 1000 block of Delaware Ave. 
- 2 new manholes have been installed on 500 Block of Vermont.
-Harrison Hollow will be put out to bid within the week
-Detroit Hollow project is in the works and we are currently working on obtaining permits.
-For Demolition projects, Public hearing will be conducted for properties on demo list.

 Updated 10/18/2016

- R&B Contracting completed 143 ADA Ramps 

 COMPLETED:

•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.

•Street Sweeper

•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)

•Police Station

Pool (phase 2) – waiting on grant info ($250,000)

•Detroit Hollow Storm Project

•Recreation Center (phase 2)

 

PROJECTS ON HOLD:

•Surveillance Camera

•4th & 9th street steps –(grant info) $25,000

•Demo Blighted Properties –(group 2) (grant info) $25,000 

KEEP Posted for new updates!!!! 

 

                             NEWS and UPDATES:

 
 
 
 
 General Election will be held on Tuesday,
 
November 8, 2016 between the hours of 7
 
am and 8 pm. (Please refer below for
 
rescheduled council meetings)
 
IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM THE STREET DEPARTMENT:
 
THE STREET DEPARTMENT WILL BE STREET SWEEPING ON THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULE.  PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU COMPLY AND MOVE YOUR CARS OFF THE STREETS ON THESE DATES
 
THERE WILL BE NO PARKING ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:
 
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2016 (EVEN SIDE FROM 8 TO 11)  OHIO, VERMONT, MARIE AND ERIE
 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, (ODD SIDE FROM 8 TO 11) OHIO, VERMONT, MARIE AND ERIE

  The next Planning Commission Meeting with Strategic Solutions will be held on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. to discuss the Zoning and SALDO Ordinances.

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 [email protected] .

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.  

Have a community event? Garage sell? Or would like to advertise something for FREE on this site? Please contact us and the borough will consider your request at [email protected] 

                                Council Meetings

Regular Council Meetings are held the Third Tuesday of every month at 7:00 P.M.

Workshop Meetings are held the Second Tuesday of every month at 7:00 P.M.

Time changes will be advertised in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette

NOTICE:

Due to the General Election being held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, the Workshop Meeting is being postponed until Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 5:00 p.m., to meet with delinquent real estate collectors.  The Regular Monthly Meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.


 

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