July 24 Special Meeting Notice

The Washington Township Board of Supervisors will be holding a Special Meeting on Monday, July 24 at 6:00 PM. The purpose is to fill vacant and appointed positions within the Township. Meeting will take place at 1392 Fayette Avenue, Belle Vernon, PA 15012.

New Recycle Bin


Please read instructions before putting any recyclables into the bin.
Located at the back of our Township building.

– Flattened Cardboard
– Glass bottles and jars
– Newspaper & mixed papers (“If you can rip it, you can recycle it.”)
– Household plastics #1-7
– Bi-Metal, Aluminum, Steel Cans

– Plastic bags
– Tires
– Diapers, fabrics, & textiles
– Mattresses
– Furniture
– Paint
– Construction Debris


June 14 Meeting Canceled

The Washington Township Board of Supervisors meeting on Wednesday, June 14 at 6:00 PM has been canceled. The next Supervisors meeting will be on Wednesday, July 12 at 6:00 PM. Our meetings are held at 1392 Fayette Avenue, Belle Vernon, PA 15012.

Planning Commission Meetings

The Planning Commission meets on the third Monday of every month at 7:00 PM.

Meetings are held at the Washington Township Social Hall, located at 1392 Fayette Avenue, in the small meeting room.


If you paid Big’s Sanitation for garbage service past January/February of 2023 and need a refund, they will be provided for Washington Township residents at the Social Hall on March 17 from 9:30 AM until 1:00 PM. 

The social hall is right next door to the Washington Township Supervisors building.
1392 Fayette Avenue, Belle Vernon, PA 15012

Please call Big’s Sanitation for more information.
Phone Number: (724) 379-4331.

Please feel free to spread the word to your neighbors to ensure they also get their refunds, especially if they do not keep up with our website.

Garbage Information – MARCH 2023 UPDATE

Starting March 1, 2023, Westmoreland Sanitary Landfill is the new garbage company in Washington Township.
You will receive information/bills in the mail from them soon.
Please refer to the Garbage Calendar & Route Schedule page for information on garbage pickup.

Contact Information:

Westmoreland Sanitary Landfill
Address: 122 Conner Lane, Belle Vernon, PA 15012
Phone Number: (724) 929-7694.

If you need to pay your garbage bill for February 2023, January 2023, or prior, please contact/send payments to Big’s Sanitation.

Contact Information:

Big’s Sanitation
Address: 475 West Newton Road, Elizabeth, PA 15037
Phone Number: (724) 379-4331.

Garbage Calendar & Route Schedule – March 2023

Washington Township Garbage Calendar

Washington Township Route Schedule

Starting March 2023, Westmoreland Sanitary Landfill will be picking up garbage for Washington Township residents.

For the garbage calendar, please note that the blue highlighted areas are days for GARBAGE PICKUP ONLY.
The green highlighted areas are days for GARBAGE AND RECYCLE. 
Recycling pickup will be every other week – garbage pickup will be every week.

Office Will Be Closed March 3, 2023

The Supervisors Office will be closed on Friday, March 3, 2023.

The clerk will be back in the office on Monday, March 6, 2023.

Please call the office on Friday (March 3) and leave a message if you have any questions or concerns and we will get back to you on Monday (March 6). 

724-929-6333 (extension 1)

New Garbage Collection Starting March 1, 2023

At our Special Meeting held on February 15, we had three bids for garbage collection. The lowest bid was accepted from Westmoreland Sanitary Landfill.

The regular rate per month is $27.50.
The senior citizen rate per month is $24.75.

We will have a one year contract for garbage collection with Westmoreland Sanitary Landfill that will start March 1, 2023 and go until March of 2024.

Big’s Sanitation will collect garbage for Township residents until the end of February. Please pay your garbage bill for January and February to Big’s.

Once we have a garbage/recycle schedule from Westmoreland Sanitary Landfill, we will make this available to our residents.

Zoning-Hearing Board Open Position

There are two open positions on the Zoning-Hearing Board. If you are interested, please send a letter or contact the office.

Our Address:
Washington Township Supervisors
1390-A Fayette Avenue
Belle Vernon, PA 15012

Our Phone Number:
(Extension 1 to speak to the clerk, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm)