Planning Commission October Meeting Date Change


NOTICE is hereby given that the meeting date of the Washington Township Planning Commission has been changed from Monday October 15th to Monday October 22nd at 7:00 pm.  The meeting address is 1392 Fayette Avenue, Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania 15012.

Washington Township Supervisors

Jan Amoroso, Secretary


Meeting Location changed for October 10, 2018 Supervisor Meeting

NOTICE is hereby given that the meeting location of the Washington Township Board of Supervisors meeting scheduled for October 10, 2018 has been changed to the Washington Township Fire Hall Truck Room (small hall, not the bingo hall), 1314 Axton Street, Belle Vernon, PA.  The meeting will be held at 6:00 pm.

Washington Township Supervisors

Jan Amoroso, Secretary



Flood Emergency of September 9/10

NOTICE:  Pick up for flood damaged items by the road crew has ended effective Friday, September 28, 2018.

At the Supervisors meeting on September 12, 2018 Resolution R-05-18 was passed issuing a Declaration of Disaster Emergency due to the severe flooding that occurred.  Copies are available in the Township lobby and the link below.  The supervisors have also directed the road crew to pick up flood damaged items and take them to the dump for affected Washington Township residents.  Anyone needing the road crew to pick up flood damaged items should call 724-929-6333 and leave a message for the road crew with their address and the message to pick up damaged items.

Disaster Resolution 9 12 18

Comprehensive Plan

Comprehensive Plan Draft Document is available for review.

Veteran’s Memorial Sidewalk Brick Project

This is a fundraiser for the Washington Township Memorial Park, sponsored by the Washington Township Veterans Committee and the Fayette City/Washington Township Lions Club.  The bricks will be installed on the sides of the walkway approaching the Veterans Memorial.

Please see the flyer for more information.       Veterans Brick Flyer

2018 Budget

The 2018 Budget is available for inspection at the Township office.  Copies are available in the lobby.

2018 Final Budget

Floodplain Ordinance

The Floodplain Ordinance was passed and will become effective July 18, 2017.

Washington Township is required to pass an updated Floodplain Ordinance.  This Ordinance is available for review  (see below) and a copy will be available in the township lobby.  Comments will be addressed at the April 8, 2017 Supervisors meeting at 6 pm in the Community Center Building at 1392 Fayette Avenue, Belle Vernon Pa 15012.  FEMA is requiring all communities to pass the Pennsylvania Floodplain Ordinance Update.

Flood Plain Ordinance O-01-17

New Paper Recycle Receptacle!

We have a new paper recycle container on the Water Authority side of the building.  It is very user friendly and we hope residents will start recycling paper again!  We will have 2 containers.  One for paper and the other for cardboard.  Click on the flyer for more info!  Paper-Recycling

Mine Subsidence Information

DEP will be mailing out notices to residents who live in Washington Township who do not have mine subsidence insurance. New mapping has designated most of our area as being under mined. In the coming weeks, an application and information will be mailed to approximately 1100 households. If you have any questions regarding mine subsidence, please go to the DEP website at