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111 West New Castle Street
Zelienople, PA 16063
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News & Announcements
Santa’s arrival in Zelienople will be marked by the
annual Christmas parade which will be held on
Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 11:00 AM. Following
the parade, Santa will be at his house located at
the intersection of Main St. and Grandview Ave. for
a short time to meet with the children.
Santa's House will be open Monday - Friday from
6-8 PM, on Saturdays from 1-4 PM and on Sundays
from 5-8 PM. View the
holiday page for more
information on this event as well as other
all of our Customers
As we enter this wonderful
holiday season, we here at the Borough would
like to share some very good safety and
efficient tips for the holiday. Please see the
Public Power Connections link we have
provided that will be most helpful to you as you
decorate and enjoy this blessed season. All of
us here wish you the happiest of holidays in
whatever manner your family celebrates. From us
to you, Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy New
Police Patrol Officer - Civil Service Testing
The Borough of Zelienople Civil Service
Commission will be conducting competitive
testing for Police Officer at 10:00 a.m. on
Thursday, January 16, 2014 at the Allegheny
County Police Academy, 700 W. Ridge Drive,
Allison Park, PA 15101. The testing will begin
with physical agility test which will be graded
on a pass/fail basis. Candidates who pass the
agility test will be permitted to take the
written examination that will take place
immediately following the agility test.
Candidates who pass the written test with at
least a 70% score and are among the top 25
scores, including ties, will be offered a graded
oral interview which will occur at a later date.
21 years of age, Act 120 Certified by the MPOETC
including certification number, 2000 hours of
police experience, High School diploma or
equivalency, Valid Pennsylvania operator’s
license, United States Citizen. Starting
wage is $47,781.40. Applications will not
be mailed out to prospective applicants.
Applications can be picked up, in person, at the
Zelienople Municipal Building, 111 W New Castle
St., Zelienople PA 16063, during regular
business hours, holidays excluded.
Further information is available here.
All completed applications must be received
with a check or money order in the amount of
$35.00 payable to the Borough of Zelienople no
later than 5:00 PM on Friday, January 10, 2014.
Test fee is non-refundable. Test admission
ticket will be mailed out upon receipt of
completed application. (EEO/AA)
Reminder to Park Cars off the Street during
Also, please be careful as we
enter what is advised to be a major winter
storm. Please assist our snow removal and ice
maintenance crew by not parking on the roads
during the storm so that they may be clear for
plowing and salting.
Curbside Leaf Pick Up
Due to our ability
to get to the leaves picked up earlier than
anticipated with the cooperation of the weather,
we have already done our additional sweeps of
town for leaves. Also, since we are anticipating
very bad weather in the days ahead please note
that we will end our leaf pickup program on
Friday December 6, 2013.
Reminder of Sign Ordinance
In our effort to not clutter
up our 4 corner park area, no signs are to be
placed anywhere within the 4 corner park area (
borough property) without first obtaining
permission. This is required by Borough
Ordinance. Any signs that are placed there can
be removed immediately without notice to the
owner. Please understand we support our local
organizations but this area is not to be used as
a place for advertisement whether it be for
profit or nonprofit. If any organization
wants to place a sign of some kind please notify
the borough office well before the event
being advertised so your request has time to be
considered and decided upon. Your understanding
and cooperation is appreciated.
tree limbs (6" diameter or smaller) will be
picked up. NO GARDEN DEBRIS. Call the Borough
Office at (724) 452-6610 to schedule a pick up.
(Brush Pile Pick Up Service will stop on October
Please Don't Put Lawn & Vegetable Debris in the Streams
In this season of flash flood
situation this is an important note to all
Zelienople residents whose properties are
adjacent to the various streams in the borough.
Many of you, and perhaps without realizing it,
are putting lawn and vegetative debris in the
stream or near the stream bank. Please do not do
this for when there is a heavy rain this
material washes downstream, causing blockages
and has flooded homes of other resident. You
doing this does harm others.
Opening on the Zoning Hearing Board
The Borough of Zelienople is
seeking an interested a person to fill an
opening on the Alternate on the Zelienople
Zoning Hearing Board.
This is three (3) year term beginning October 15,
2013 through October 15, 2016. The Zoning
is a three-member Board whose
function is to hear appeals of the decisions of
the Zoning Officer.
Budget Available for Viewing
The 2013 Proposed Budget for the Borough of
Zelienople is now available for public
inspection. Interested citizens may review
copies of the proposed 2013 Budget at the
Zelienople Borough Office, 111 W New Castle St.,
Zelienople, PA 16063, during regular office
hours, Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM,
holidays excluded as well as the Zelienople
Public Library during their normal business
Downtown Revitalization/Improvement Project
design for phase I for the Downtown
Improvement/Revitalization project is beginning
now. Click here for
Recyclable materials must be
placed in containers provided by the Borough or
cut and baled, tied, bundled, stacked, or
packaged. Recyclable materials may include
clear glass, colored glass, aluminum steel and
bimetallic containers, high-grade office paper,
newspapers, corrugated paper, and plastics.
Hard to Recycle Guide
Please be aware
that only recreational burning/bonfires and
container burning is permitted within the
Borough of Zelienople. All burning may not
be more than five (5) feet in diameter and not
more than five (5) feet in height and shall not
burn longer than three (3) hours.
Community Park Tennis & Basketball Court
Renovation Fund Drive
Community Park is announcing a fund drive to
revitalize the tennis/basketball court area in
the park. Our goal is to make all the
necessary renovation and repairs so that we will
be able to host events, tournaments and run
youth tennis and basketball camps.
Park Rules & Regulations
Amendments to the park rules
and regulations were approved on July 25, 2011.
Amendments were made to the park hours,
amplification and sound systems, tobacco free
zone, and to an age 12 and under play zone.
Click here to view the amended resolution.
The final copy of the full rules and regulations
which incorporated the changes in resolution
#211-11 can be found here:
Rules and Regulations for Park use and Conduct.