Public Announcements

Fallfest (+Oktoberfest)

Come down to Koenig Field for some fall-themed fun for the whole family! The afternoon will include glass-blowing demos, market vendors, grab 'n go crafts for kids, and hayrides around the neighborhood. This year Fallfest will overlap with the Edgewood Foundation's Oktoberfest event! Fallfest takes place from 1-5pm (last hayride at 4:40). Oktoberfest runs from 3-6pm. There is no entry fee for Fallfest activities. Oktoberfest access is by purchase of a ticket (see details below).

Hayrides (which will be pulled a firetruck!) are scheduled for designated times through the afternoon. Masks should be worn by riders age 2 and up. Attendees sign up in advance for their timed ride here.

Make sure to get your tickets for Oktoberfest, happening 3-6pm! Come hungry! The Edgewood Foundation will be roasting a pig. There will be a great selection of cold beers, plus hotdogs, bratwurst and snacks, and additional activities for kids. Oktoberfest tickets are $30 in advance*, $35 at the door (kids are free!), and ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT FUTURE COMMUNITY PROJECTS. For more information and to purchase tickets visit the Foundation website at www.edgewoodfoundation.org.

*Advance tickets are refundable in the event of a weather cancellation. 

Now Hiring- Part Time Police Officer

The Edgewood Borough Police Department seeks qualified individuals for the position of part time police officer.  Interested candidates should fill out an application and deliver it to the Edgewood Municipal Building located at 2 Race Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15218, Attention Chief Robert Payne.

 Paper copies of the application are available at the Municipal Building.  Starting rate is $19.58/hour, increasing to $20.17/hour in 2022.  Part time officers receive 1.5x rate for holiday hours worked. New hires receive uniforms, a $300 stipend after one year, and can earn up to ten paid vacation days per  year.

Applicants must meet the following requirements: US Citizen, high school diploma or equivalent, be at least 21 years old, possess Act 120 Certification, valid PA drivers license, valid first aid and CPR certification. Applicants are required to pass a background investigation, medical and psychological exam. 

Important Change to Recycling

As of January 1, 2021, Republic Services is no longer accepting any glass with curbside Recycling Collection. Glass has the tendency to break during collection and contaminates other recyclables with fine shards of glass.  Any contaminated items are forced to be rejected, and sent to a landfill. To continue recycling glass items, Republic Services has stationed a large blue dumpster in the parking lot behind the Edgewood Borough Building, 2 Race Street, for items to be dropped off at residents' convenience. This bin is located next to the paper collection bins.  

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please only bring your CLEAN glass recyclables, without lids, to place in the bin.  

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