• Police

    Police

    Emergency: 911
    Non-Emergency: 412-473-3056
    Police Department: 724-224-1515
    Contact Via Email

  • Fire/EMS

    Fire/EMS

  • Recreation

    Recreation

     

    Recreation Board meets the 1st Thursday of each month @ 6:30 PM at the Borough Building (when needed).

  • About Tarentum

    About Tarentum

     

    The town of Tarentum was founded by Judge Henry Marie Brackenridge in 1829 when the Pennsylvania Canal was completed between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. The canal gave birth to many towns along the route.

Events

ONLINE BILL PAYMENT

To pay bills online, please see the PAY ONLINE tab on the upper right of any page.

We accept the following when paying bills online:

MASTERCARD

VISA (ONLINE ONLY)

DISCOVER

CHECKS

 

Events Happening in Tarentum

April 1 - Tarentum Water Plant Tour - 11am & 1pm

April 15 - Easter Egg Hunt & Pictures with the Easter Bunny - 9am

April 9-15 is National Library Week ( check with the library to see what they have in store)

April 18 & 19 - "Who Knew" Tarentum Library - 6pm

April 30 - "Evelyn Nesbit Thaw" Movie Tarentum Museum - 2pm

May 11 - Henry Marie Brackenridge's Birthday Party (Tarentum Park)

May 16 & 17- "Who Knew" Tarentum Library - 6pm

May 28 & 29 - Special Dedication to Bob Adams - Memorial Day Celebration

2017 HARD TO RECYCLE ITEMS

ATTENTION RESIDENTS WHO HAVE SOME HARD TO RECYCLE ITEMS YOU WANT RID OF:

SATURDAY, 9AM-1PM 

MAY 6 - ALLEGHENY COUNTY NORTH PARK SWIMMING POOL PARKING LOT (FOR CHEMICALS ONLY)

MAY 13 - GALLERIA AT PITTSBURGH MILLS (HARD TO RECYCLE ITEMS)
              (590 PITTSBURGH MILLS BLVD)

NO COST ITEMS: CELL AND HOME PHONES; CFL BULBS COMPUTER TOWERS AND PERIPHERAL EQUIPMENT; EXPANDED POLYSTYRENE PACKAGING MATERIAL; MICROWAVE OVENS; STEREO EQUIPMENT; VCRS; DVD PLAYERS AND CABLE BOXES

FEE CHARGED ITEMS: BATTERIES; CDS; FLOPPY DISCS; FLUORESCENT TUBES; PRINTERS; SMALL FREON APPLIANCES; STEREO SPEAKERS; TIRES(CAR/TRUCK) WITH/WITHOUT RIMS

MONITORS: $20.00 TV: $30.00 PROJECTION OR CONSOLE TV $40.00

FOR DETAILS GO TO PRC.ORG OR CALL 412-488-7452

 

Notices

Latest News

  • Project D.U.M.P.

    Please see the Documents Tab/Community Events to learn more about disposing of unused perscription narcotics and medications such as Vicodin, Percocet and Oxycontin.

  • ONLINE UTILITY PAYMENT NOW AVAILABLE

    Now Available - Online Utility Payments

    Tarentum Borough now offers Online Utility Payments for your water, electric and garbage. Please see the link on the upper right corner of our web page (PAY ONLINE), and begin making your monthly payments online. Contact the borough office at 724-224-1818 with any questions.

  • ALLegheny Together

    The ALLegheny Together website, www.alleghenytogether.com is now officially launched!  Visit the website for news and updates about the downtown program, and contact information for the ALLegheny Together team.  If you are interested in learning more about any of the downtown focus areas, such as business development, you'll find an extensive list of innovative resources in the Reference Center of the website.

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  • Household Hazardous Waste Collection (WM)

    As part of the residential solid waste and recycling contract with Waste Management, you have a convenient new opportunity to dispose of your Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) safely, easily and responsibly. Introducing At Your Door Special CollectionSM, a new residential service offered by WM to provide year-round HHW collections for you.

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