Public Announcements

Proposed 2020 Budgets

The proposed 2020 General Fund, Sewer, and Highway budgets are now on display.  Click here for to view each document.

 A public hearing is scheduled for Monday December 2, 2019 at 7 p.m. for comments on the proposed budgets.

Light Up Edgewood

Join Santa for the ceremonial lighting of the borough Christmas Tree at Memorial Park on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7pm.  Then take a short stroll to the Edgewood Club to enjoy refreshments and a holiday movie for the kids.

EVDF Luminary Sale

Luminary kits are available now at the Edgewood Borough Fire Station. If you’d like to participate in this longstanding tradition, you can pick up your kit(s) by turning in the form below, along with payment ($10/kit) to the Edgewood Volunteer Fire Department, Monday-Friday until 9pm, or Saturdays from 10am-noon. Luminaria can be lit at approximately 6pm on Christmas Eve.

Download the Luminary Sale Form.

Seeking Applications for Council Vacancy

There will be a vacant seat on Edgewood Borough Council starting January 1, 2020.  Any resident interested in serving on council should submit a letter of interest by Thursday, December 12, 2019 to 2 Race Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15218, Attn: George Fuller.  Council will appoint one individual to the vacant seat for a period of two years until the next local election.

Accepting Junior Councilperson Applications

Edgewood Borough Council is accepting applications for the Junior Council Person Program.  High school and college aged individuals who are residents of the borough are encouraged to apply by submitting a letter of interest to borough council outlining why they want to be a JCP.  As a JCP, you must attend monthly meetings, will be seated with council and participate in borough business and learn how a local government operates.  A commitment of at least six months is required but an appointment can last for up to two years. 

Please submit a letter of interest via email to manager@edgewoodboro.com with "Junior Councilperson Application" in the subject line by January 30, 2020 for consideration in the program.

Edgewood Youth Basketball

Registration for this winter sport begins on Tuesday, October 15, and ends Saturday, November 30, 2019. The fee is $60. Girls and boys in grades K*-8 are welcome to play basketball, and you do not need to be an Edgewood resident to play. (Children in Kindergarten wishing to play will need to be at least 6, as of December 1). A draft will be held on Saturday, December 7 to form team assignments. The regular season is January through March. All play is held at Edgewood Primary Gym.

Contact Abigail at 412-242-4824, or email office@edgewoodboro.com with any questions.

Click this link to register: https://go.teamsnap.com/forms/212506

Click here for an informational flyer with more details.

2019 Road Paving Program

The Borough will be milling and paving several streets and alleys this year starting the week of October 21, 2019.  ADA ramps will also be installed at intersections impacted by paving.  You can view the entire 2019 road paving plan here.

Shade Tree Committee Vacancies

The borough’s Shade Tree Committee is seeking new committee members. 

If interested, please submit a letter of interest to
Edgewood Borough Shade Tree Committee
2 Race Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15218

This committee generally meets once monthly and is tasked with preserving the borough’s tree canopy.

Yoga in the Park

Yoga in the Park will be taking a break during the colder months. Please check back in the Spring for more information on the next session.

Tai Chi Fall Session – meet at the Koenig Field House

Join us for Tai Chi in the Park, one of our popular fitness offerings for adults in Edgewood. All classes will meet at the Field House at Koenig Field at 301 Greendale Avenue, Edgewood PA 15218, and have the option to move outside when weather permits.

Jon Wilson leads this open class Mondays from 7:30-8:30pm September 2 through December 30, 2019.

No pre-registration is needed for the fall session. Drop-in fee for individual classes is $15, or purchase a 5-pack of classes for $60 or a 10-pack for $100. Class packs can be used for any session throughout the summer. Packs expire on December 30, 2019. Payment is made directly to Jon Wilson at the time of the class.

Be sure to arrive 15 minutes early to complete your registration form if you are new to the class. This class is for adults 18 and over.

Be sure to wear loose-fitting, comfortable clothing. If you have any questions, contact Abigail at office@edgewoodboro.com or 412-242-4824 We hope you'll enjoy this peaceful time to center yourself! 

 About the Instructor: Jon is the Assistant Instructor at Steel Dragon Martial Arts in Lawrenceville. He also teaches an after-school Kung Fu program at Reserve Primary School in Shaler, as well as ongoing Tai Chi classes at Shepherd Wellness in Bloomfield, and the UPMC Center for Integrative Medicine in Shadyside. He trains and teaches in several different styles of Kung Fu including: Wu Style Tai Chi Chuan, Ying Jow Kuen, and Xing-Yi Quan. In 2012, he became the Senior Disciple of Chris Young under the Yin Cheng Gong Fa lineage.

Part Time Police Officers Wanted

The Edgewood Borough Police Department is seeking applicants for the position of Part Time Police Office. 
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Edgewood Borough named a Banner Community

The Allegheny County League of Municipalities again named Edgewood Borough a Banner Community.  This award, given to 65 municipalities across Allegheny County, signifies a commitment to professional development, financial management, and community engagement by staff and elected officials.  Read the full press release here.

County Executive Rich Fitzgerald praised municipalities for their hard work and dedication to effective public service. 
Read the full press release here.

Street Tree Trimming

Nelson Tree Service, working on behalf of Duquesne Light, will be trimming street trees around the Borough over the next few weeks.  This tree pruning work ensures reliable electric distribution to homes and businesses.  Please obey all posted work zone signs for your safety. 

Belgian Block for Sale

Edgewood Borough has Belgian Blocks available for purchase by Borough residents.  Click here for an order form.  Blocks are available for pick up only. Fill out the order form and return it to the Borough Office at 2 Race Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15218, and DPW will contact you to set up a time for pickup.

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