Council Workshop Cancelled:
The Council Workshop scheduled for Monday, April 6, 2020 at 7 PM has been cancelled.
COVID-19 Guidance on Wearing a Mask:
Please see attached resources from PA Department of Health on mask usage – GUIDANCE ON WEARING A MASK
Fraud Squad Alert:
Please review the attached FS Alert-More Caronavirus Scams
Churchill Borough State of Emergency issued by Council and the Mayor:
Please note: The borough office shall be closed to the public until a determination is made by the Borough Manager that opening the offices will not create or increase a health risk to borough staff or the public. Staff will be available by phone (412) 241-7113 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The Yagle Community Center is CLOSED until further notice.
The Borough taxes are due at discount by April 30 and the face amount is due on June 30. There is a drop-off box located outside of the front doors at the Municipal Building to place your payment if you choose. If you want a receipt, please enclose a stamped, self-addressed envelope. You can mail your payment as well. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, PAYMENTS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AT THE WINDOW INSIDE THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING.
If you recently paid off your mortgage or refinanced and the taxes are not escrowed, please contact the Borough Office to change the tax notice mailing information. Please contact the County Treasurer’s Office at 412-350-4100 as well.
Any other documents that you need to be provide to the Borough Office, such as a Dye Test Cert. of Compliance, Building Permits, Occupancy Inspections, etc., please place in the drop-off box with your contact information and we will handle them promptly.
Order from Governor Work Regarding the Closures of all Businesses that are NOT Life Sustaining:
Please review the Order of Governor Wolf of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Waste Management’s Call Center is temporarily closed:
This call center closure will not affect trash and recycling collection. Check wm.com/alerts for the latest updates. Garbage & Recycling Collection is as scheduled. ALL BULK COLLECTION (First Tuesday of every month) IS CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
Attached is information for Pennsylvania voters due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Please visit the website: www.pa.gov/guides/voting-and-elections
Allegheny County Health Department:
Please review the updated information of the 06APR2020 AC COVID-19
Keystone Collections Group: TAXPAYER HELPLINE
“Its Tree Time” presentation:
The “Its Tree Time” event was held at the Blackridge Civic Association on February 19, 2020. The presentation was well received by more than 60 residents who attended the session. The Tree Workshop – Blackridge GC – Churchill Tree Committee – 2-19-2020 Final is attached for your review.
Borough Tree Canopy Importance Elevated:
Please review the Borough Tree Canopy Importance Elevated article attached and including the reporting of the spotted lanternfly by the Churchill Tree Committee.
Woodland Hills Youth Baseball/Softball Sign-Ups:
The Woodland Hills Youth Association (Formerly Chalfant Athletic Association, Wilkins Baseball, and Forest Hills/Churchill Baseball Association) is having sign-ups for baseball and softball. Online signups are available at https://www.wh-yba.com until March 21. In-person signups will be at Wilkins Primary School Gym on Saturdays through March 21 from 9:00-11:00 A.M..; Chalfant Community Center, 218 North Avenue from 12:00 Noon to 4:00 P.M. on Sunday, February 9, and Sunday, February 16. Sample uniforms and hats will be available to try on for size. To send a sign-form by mail or email, contact Joleen Chiaverini by phone or text at 412-215-3773. Additional information may be secured by emailing email@example.com.
PennDOT Advisories and Construction Updates:
To help keep motorists informed as work progresses, PennDOT has created an email distribution list for I-376 Parkway East traffic advisories and construction updates. Enroll by sending email addresses to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please write “Subscribe-Parkway East” in the subject line.
Also, motorist can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 860 traffic cameras. 511PA is available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by call 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.
In an effort to provide more reliable communication to our residents and businesses within the borough, we have implemented the Swiftreach Networks, Inc. as our Emergency Notification Service Provider. This system will enable us to launch alerts to your home or cell phone. It will be used to communicate Borough information only. If you would like to participate in this program, you have a couple of options: You can login into the Swiftreach Portal located at the right of this page, or complete the attached participation form and return it to: Borough of Churchill, 2300 William Penn Highway, Pittsburgh, PA, 15235 or email the form to the email@example.com. Also, if a resident gets new information pertaining to their email, phone number, etc., please contact the Borough Office with the updated information as soon as possible or login onto the Swiftreach website and update your information.
Save The Date:
CANCELLED – Annual Bunny Parade on Saturday, April 11, 2020.
POSTPONED – 1st Annual Drag Queen Purse Bingo sponsored by the Churchill/Wilkins Rotary Club on Saturday, April 25, 2020.
POSTPONED – Taste for Pace on Saturday, April 25, 2020.
POSTPONED – Churchill Community “Table & Vine” Dinner on Sunday, April 26, 2020.
POSTPONED – Heinz History Center presents: “Pittsburgh’s Impact on the World” on Sunday, May 3, 2020.
Black Gold Compost Distribution – Saturday, June 6 & June 13, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Joint Compost Site at the corner of Rodi Road & Route 22. Please review the newsletter for details.
Recreation Board Open House – Saturday, September 19, 2020 from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM in the Yagle Community Center. Come learn about ongoing events and bring ideas fro new ones.
Watch the Borough website for new kids events and additional local interest lectures beginning in May 2020.
NOTICE: The 2020 Churchill Community Day will not take place this year due to renovation work being done at the Pace School Site. It will return next year so stay tuned.