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- October 25, 2021 Board of Commissioners Meeting Agenda (PDF)
- ZONING OFFICER, CODE AND RENTAL INSPECTION PROGRAM OFFICER: Harrison Township is seeking applicants for one fulltime position to fill a vacancy for a Zoning, Code Enforcement, Property Maintenance, and Rental Inspection Program Officer. This is a fulltime position, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., office located at One Municipal Drive, Natrona Heights PA 15065. Duties include issuing Zoning Certificates, enforcement of Harrison Township’s Code and Property Maintenance Ordinance, administration of the Township’s rental inspection permit program, and other associated duties as needed. Also, to serve as a liaison to the Planning Commission and Zoning Hearing Board. Other requirements include a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite. Valid Driver’s License required for the position which includes inspections, investigation of complaints, follow up of permit issuance, and attending hearings necessary including but not limited to magistrate hearings or Common Pleas Court, when necessary. A Township vehicle is provided during working hours. Interested candidates should request application by emailing manager@harrisontwp-PA.gov or calling 724-226-1393 ext. 112 and submit completed application with Letter of Interest and Resume by 4:30 p.m., October 20, 2021, to the Attention of the Township Manager, One Municipal Drive, Natrona Heights PA 15065.
- 2021 HARRISON TWP TRICK-OR-TREAT: Saturday October 30 6 PM to 8 PM – Please see Halloween Flyer for Details
- POLL WORKERS NEEDED: Allegheny County is in need of poll workers for the November election in the Harrison Township area. Go to www.allleghenyvotes.com to register.
- Harrison Townships Drive-Thru Pumpkin Giveaway! : October 9, 2021 from 10am – 12:30 pm (or until pumpkins run out). Bring your children to receive a pumpkin with a decorating packet! (1 per child, must be present) Location: Broadview Boulevard across from CVS. Click here for event flyer
- HARRISON TOWNSHIP WATER AUTHORITY VACANCY: Harrison Township is currently accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Township Water Authority. Interested applicants should complete the Appointment Application (PDF) and return to the Township Secretary by September 20, 2021. Applications can be returned to the Township Secretary at the Municipal Building located at One Municipal Drive, Natrona Heights, PA 15065 or via email to email@example.com.
- Periodic Single-Lane Closures on Argonne Drive in Harrison to Begin July 19 – PITTSBURGH -The Department of Public Works announced today that periodic single-lane closures on Argonne Drive between Elm Street and Broadview Boulevard in Harrison Township will begin at 6 a.m. on Monday, July 19, 2021. The restrictions, which will occur between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on weekdays, are expected to last until September 2021. They are required for base repairs, milling and paving, drainage and shoulder improvements, and replacement of guide rail and pavement markings. Drivers can expect to experience short stoppages in work zones, and flaggers will be used to control traffic. The work will be done by A. Folino Construction, Inc., of Oakmont as part the $3.9 million 2021 Capital Roads contract. Read Press Release Re: Argonne Drive Closures (PDF)
- ATTENTION RESIDENTS: Beginning May 24, 2021, the Harrison Township Board of Commissioners will hold its regular public meetings for the year 2021 in person, at the Harrison Township Municipal Building, One Municipal Drive, Natrona Heights, PA 15065. Said meetings will be held on the fourth Monday of each month, beginning at 6:00 p.m., with the exception of the December meeting, which will be held on the third Monday. Please note the following attendance requirements: (1) Due to occupancy limitations imposed by the State and social distancing requirements, a maximum number of individuals permitted in the meeting room will be imposed; and (2) All individuals attending the meeting must wear masks while in the Township Building.
- HOME COLLECTION PROGRAM FOR HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE (HHW) and E-WASTE – As part of the residential solid waste contract with Waste Management, effective immediately, you have a convenient new opportunity to dispose of your household hazardous waste (HHW) – safely, easily and responsibly. Introducing the At Your Door Special Collection Program, a residential service offered by Waste Management to provide year-round collections for you. Click to See Waste Management Flyer for Full Details. Note: Senior Citizens are eligible for a discount, please call the 800 number on your Waste Management bill to receive discount.
- Visit our Fireworks FAQ page to learn about which types of fireworks residents are permitted to purchase and use, how these fireworks can and cannot be used and information regarding the permit application process for display fireworks. Learn more…
- Please visit out COVID-19 Updates page to view the message for Waste Management in regards to update services and procedures sure to the evolving COVID-19 situation.
- Building Block of Natrona is providing the “Veggies For All” program, check out www.everyblockcounts.org or call 724-257-1117 for details.
- 2021 Harrison Township Recycling Calendar & Recycling Guide
- If you observe a streetlight outage, please contact FirstEnergy/West Penn Power: call 1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877) and say “streetlight” after the greeting. You can also go to the web and file a report. When reporting an outage, please list your name and phone number, address where the streetlight is located (nearest house or business address and the nearest street); number on the utility pole; what is wrong with the streetlight (damaged pole, broken light fixture, light is off at night, flickers).
- West Penn Power would like to remind residents of various assistance programs available for Allegheny County residents, for information about available programs please view program brochure.
- Detailed information on how to dispose of household building material and carpeting, among other garbage disposal questions, can be found on the Garbage and Recycling page!
- Dumpsters and storage containers require a permit in Harrison Township. Bulk Container Permit Application
- Rental Properties require inspection: Harrison Township requires registration and inspection of rental properties PRIOR to occupancy with the Zoning and Ordinance Office. Landlord Rental License & Forms (PDF)
- Project DUMP aims to help prevent overdose deaths in Allegheny County
- When It Rains, It Drains
- Allegheny County Asbestos Rules & Regulations