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***CARLYNTON SCHOOL DISTRICT***

Closure Information click here

Guide to Google Classroom click here

Student Guidelines for Remote Instruction

Elementary Grades K-6 click here

Secondary Grades 7-12 click here

 

***SENATOR WAYNE FONTANA***

eNEWSLETTER - March 31, 2020 click here

Information: Governer's Stay at Home Order; Federal CARES Act; State Action; Unemployment Compensation; Family Medical Leave Expansion; Mail-in Voting; Small Business & Non-Profit Injury Disaster Loans; COVID-19 Working Capital Access Program; Critical Medical Supplies Procurement Program; Census; Tele-Town Hall; PFBC trout season adjustments; teacher & parent resources

Extensions: PennDOT, Real ID, Federal State & City Income Tax, Property Tax/Rent Rebate


***PENNSYLVANIA AMERICAN WATER RESPONSE TO COVID-19***

WE WON'T SHUT OFF YOUR WATER

Given the importance of personal hygiene in preventing the spread of the coronavirus, we have suspended billing-related service shutoffs. We will continue to evaluate this suspsension period as more information becomes available. Please note that your water service may be temporarily interrupted for emergency work; however, we will strive to keep interruptions to a minimum.

We have turned water service back on for customers who were previously shutoff for non-payment. This includes customers whose water service was turned off for non-payment of sewer service, even if Pennsylvania American Water is not the sewer service provider. If your service has not yet been restored, contact us immediately at 800-565-7292.   Click Here for more information

 


 

***FOOD PANTRY INFORMATION***

Carnegie Salvation Army Food Pantry NEEDS MONETARY DONATIONS!

Unfortunately, they cannot accept volunteers or food donations at this time. A list of available items is given to people at the front door where they check off items they don't want. A volunteer collects the items and brings the food back to the front door. The pantry is open on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10:00am to 2:00pm

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (SEAS) food pantry is currently closed but you can contact Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank (GPCFB) at 412-460-3663.

 


 

***SUPPORT OUR LOCAL BUSINESSES!***

Today is Great American Take Out Day

Click Here for a list of Carnegie businesses that are open online or for takeout/delivery.

 


 

Click Here to Donate to Carnegie Cares

 


 

  Carnegie families — click here for a special message from Carnegie Elementary's faculty and staff 

 


***IMPORTANT UPDATE ON MEALS FOR STUDENTS***

THE CARLYNTON SCHOOL DISTRICT WILL RESUME THE MEAL DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM on MONDAY, MARCH 23

Carnegie Elementary (301 Franklin Ave) 10:00-11:00am

Carnegie Borough Building (One Veterans Way) 10:00-11:00am

Crafton Elementary (1874 Crafton Blvd) 11:00am-12:00pm

The District continues to develop plans to provide its students with educational services during the mandated closure. These plans will be shared sometime next week. Please continue to check with the district website for updates. click here

St. John’s Lutheran Church at 601 Washington Ave (right across the street from the Boys and Girls Club) WILL continue to hand out free bagged lunches for children 18 and under, Monday through Friday from 12 Noon to 1PM each day during the school closure. Also, they will provide a breakfast bag for the next day. If you choose to take advantage of this program, we respectfully ask that you honor the guidance currently provided by the CDC and adhere to social distancing (remain six feet from others) and stay home if you are ill.


***CARNEGIE PARK***
Starting Friday, March 20, 2020, sections of Carnegie Park will be closed until Monday, March 30, or until further notice. This will include the hockey court, tennis court, basketball court, dog-park, and skate park. However, as the remainder of the park is utilized, park users should practice social distancing by staying at least six feet apart from each other. If residents choose to utilize playground equipment, park benches or other outdoor items with touch surfaces, proper hand washing and/or use of hand sanitizer is strongly encouraged before and afterward

Carnegie Borough joins the Allegheny County Health Department in encouraging the most vulnerable groups, which include the elderly, those with underlying medical conditions, and those who are currently sick, to avoid large events and mass gatherings, as well as other settings where there is close contact with a large group of people.

Carnegie Borough greatly appreciates all of the individuals who utilize and support this facility on a regular basis and ask for understanding during this time. Notifications on the park restriction status will be provided through Carnegie Borough's social media outlets. Thank you.


***EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY and until further notice, Scott Twp. EMS station is closed to outside visitors. We will be unable to provide CPR/First Aid classes. No additional riders will be permitted in the ambulances during transports to the hospital, unless it is a minor child that requires 1 parent or guardian. We must direct all of our resources toward response readiness and limit outside contact in order to do our part.
What to expect if you call 911 till further notice - Given the current situation and the amount of unknown, Scott Twp. EMS Paramedics and EMTs will be doing the following:

1. Paramedics and EMTs will begin questioning from a distance.

2. Paramedics and EMTs might be wearing goggles, masks, and gloves. Please don't be alarmed. This is for your protection as much as it is for theirs.

3. Paramedics and EMTs may ask the patient to place a surgical mask on to help protect the patient and keep the crew remain safe.

4. Please know that each ambulance is going through extensive cleaning and decontamination.

Please follow the CDC and Health Department recommendations on what to do if you have flu-like symptoms.


We regret to inform you that the 13th Annual Quantum Spirits-

Carnegie Volunteer Fire Department 5K Run/Walk will not take place in 2020.

This has been a difficult decision to make, however we know that this is the right thing to do to ensure the safety of our participants, staff, volunteers, medical professionals, security personnel and spectators. In order to stay in compliance with government recommendations of social distancing and no more than 10 people in one place, this is necessary.

More information will be forthcoming for those that have already registered or sent in their sponsorships.


CARNEGIE BOROUGH MUNICIPAL BUILDING
***BUILDING NOTICE – REGARDING COVID-19***

click here for change in Carnegie Police Department procedures
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, Monday, March 16, 2020 the Borough of Carnegie Municipal Building will be open for business but closed to the public until further notice. The staff will be on hand to answer calls and emails during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8am to 4pm. Paper work may still be processed electronically. There is also a drop box located at the front of the building for dropping off paperwork. The drop box will be checked periodically throughout the work day. Precautions will be taken with any paperwork submitted to ensure the safety of staff. Since the Covid-19 outbreak is a developing situation, our response may change as information is updated. Please refer to Carnegie Borough's social media for updates.

For assistance during this time period, please contact the following:
Steve Beuter – Borough Manager: 412-276-1414 ext. 1423
Carnegie Police Department: 412-276-4245
Chief Jeffrey L. Kennedy: 412-276-4245
Keith Hatcher – Supervisor – DPW: 412-670-5854
Terry Roma – Code Enforcement Officer: 412-279-3787
Greg Maslek – Code/Complaints: 412-276-1414 ext. 1426
Borough Administration: 412-276-1414 ext. 1420 or 1421


 
 

 

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High-Speed Emergency Notification System provides the Borough of Carnegie and Pennsbury Village officials the ability to quickly deliver messages to the entire municipality. click here to Sign Up

 

 

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update

Click here for the Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) dedicated page for information on COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

Stop the Spread of Germs click here.

Steps to Take:

Know the symptoms: COVID-19 symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath - and may appear in as few as 2 days or as long as 14 days after exposure. Person-to-person spread mainly occurs via respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes, like the flu. A less common form of transmission can take place from objects or surfaces that become infected.

Take precautions: If you are sick, stay home. Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth. Cover your cough or sneeze. Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces. If you have recently traveled in an area with COVID-19 infections or have been in contact with someone with COVID-19 and are showing symptoms, monitor your health and contact your doctor.

Plan ahead: Make sure you have extra food, medical supplies, and emergency kits in your home. Talk to your family, friends, and neighbors to develop emergency plans - particularly for children, seniors, and anyone with chronic medical conditions that may make them particularly susceptible to illness.

Stay informed: Stick with trusted and official sources for accurate and timely updates including CDC.gov and health.pa.gov

Share this information with your family, friends, and colleagues, so we can all do our part to protect our community.

This is a moment for preparation, not panic. A moment to be kind and generous. We know that each of us will do our part to stay vigilant, stay informed, and help limit the spread of this virus.

We will post updates as we are made aware of them. Carnegie will get through this together.

 

 


 

Decals to help Emergency Service Personnel recognize those with special needs are available at the Carnegie Police Department and Carnegie Borough Administration office.

Oftentimes when first responders come in contact with a person with special needs during an emergency situation, they are unaware that the person actually has special needs. The idea for the decal is to help first responders better deal with special needs individuals by knowing in advance the person has special needs. Details from Allegheny County Councilman Pat Catena click here

 

 

Pay Meter Feeder Tickets Online

(white ticket) click here

Carnegie Public Parking Guide

click here

 


 

Spring Giveaways are here!

To regrow canopy and improve our urban forest, Tree Pittsburgh will be giving away 4,000 trees to Allegheny County residents between Fall 2019 and Fall 2020! These trees will help increase canopy cover to areas with significant canopy loss and ensure that Allegheny County's urban forest continues to grow.

Register to receive up to 2 trees per household:

April 3: Point Breeze/Shadyside

April 10: Oakland/Hill District

April 17: Squirrel Hill

April 18: FutureFest 2020

April 25: Baldwin/Brentwood/Whitehall/Pleasant Hills

CLICK HERE for more information.

Not sure what tree will work best for your yard? Check out the Arbor Day Foundation's Right Tree, Right Place.

Please take this opportunity to receive two free trees, courtesy of Tree Pittsburgh. We have been working with this group in Carnegie for some time now, and the condition of the native tree species we receive from them for our plantings are always of the highest quality and grow readily. The trees could add a new dimension to your home landscaping projects at no cost. Trees produce oxygen, absorb CO2, provide shelter and food for birds, give us shade in the summer, and they soak up stormwater, an important benefit, especially for Carnegie. - Carnegie Shade Tree Commission

 

 

General Fund Budget click here

Sewer Fund Budget click here

Liquid Fuels Fund Budget click here

 


 

Zoning Ordinance Changes

The Borough of Carnegie is in the process of amending the current Municipal Zoning Ordinance (Ord. No 2445). As a requirement for this revision, please see the links provided below for public review, which include the 2017 Zoning Ordinance and Map, 2019 Zoning Ordinance and Map, and a summary of the proposed changes.

2017 Zoning Ordinance2017 Zoning Map

2019 Zoning Ordinance2019 Zoning Map

Summary of Changes

 
 
 

UPCOMING EVENTS . . .

 

BE COUNTED for 2020!

This year, you can complete your questionnaire online, by phone, or by mail.

A complete and accurate count impacts the
 amount of federal funding that communities receive for schools, healthcare, roads, housing, and more.

Help shape your future and your community's future by responding to the 2020 census today!

WHAT IS THE CENSUS?

Every 10 years, the United States conducts a census of the entire population. This information is used to shape many aspects of our communities.

BE COUNTED FOR EDUCATION

BE COUNTED FOR YOUR COMMUTE

BE COUNTED FOR YOUR COMMUNITY

BE COUNTED ALLEGHENY COUNTY 2020 CENSUS
Click Here for more information

 

TOP THINGS TO KNOW

Participation Matters. For each family of five missed in the Census count, our area could lose $100,000 over the next 10 years.

Everyone Matters. Everyone needs to be counted, including all children born by April 1, 2020.

Requirements. The Census requires name, age, gender, birthday, race/ethnicity, relationship to head-of-household, owner or renter, and telephone number. The Census will NOT ask about citizenship or immigration status.

Information Will NOT Be Shared. The Census Bureau is committed to keeping your information confidential, private, and secure.

WHY IT MATTERS The census impacts every resident in Allegheny County. Data collected from the census helps define political districts, fuel research, inform planning and determine how much federal funding is allocated to support many of the services we rely on every day.

 

HOW IT WORKS - Online, By Phone, or Mail

 

Census questionnaires will be available in multiple languages including English, Arabic, French, Haitian Creole, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Tagalog, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese.

 

You can view a questionnaire example on the

Census Bureau’s website here.

Have more questions about the 2020 census?

Visit Allegheny County’s FAQ page to learn more.

 

TIMELINE

March 12-20

An invitation to respond online or by paper.

March 16-24

Reminder letter

March 26-April 3

Reminder postcard

April 8-16

Reminder letter and paper questionnaire.

April 20-27

Final reminder postcard

before in person follow up.

 


 

 

The Carnegie Crawl is all year long!

SECOND FRIDAY EVERY MONTH

5:00-9:00pm

CANCELLED

Arts * Entertainment * Shopping * Food * Fun!

www.visitcarnegie.com


 

SUSPENDED

 
 

MadeInPgh ~ Pittsburgh Neighborhoods

Spend a Day in Carnegie click here

 

CARNEGIE SUMMER FARMERS MARKET UPDATE

Our 2020 season was planned for July 12 to October 18. These dates may require adjustment depending on CDC and PA State guidelines and regulations. We plan to start as soon as gatherings are allowed. We are accepting applications online Click Here. Do not send payment. Fees will be determined once dates can be confirmed. If you submit an application, you will not be bound to attend if your circumstances change.

 

 

VIRTUAL PHOTOGRAPHY DISPLAY

Bishop Canevin High School is proud to display a sampling of the work of several of its Photography Club members. Photographs were taken by seniors Allison Berner and Danielle DiPaolo and sophomores Alysha Cutri, Renee LaGrosse and Theresa Skindzier. click here to view.

 
 

Boys & Girls Club Carnegie Clubhouse

CLOSED

 

Andrew Carnegie Free Library and Music Hall

CLOSED

 
 

 

A MUST-SEE great video showcasing Carnegie

by Alex Popichak

 
 
 

Wood Burning is regulated within Allegheny County due to the numerous pollutants, including air toxics, found in wood smoke. These pollutants have a negative impact on our region's air quality and can cause serious health effects in sensitive populations. click here for more information. Click here for air quality data.


Borough of Carnegie to utilize CodeRED Emergency Notification system The Borough of Carnegie has contracted with OnSolve to license its CodeRED high-speed notification solution. The CodeRED system provides the Borough of Carnegie and Pennsbury Village officials the ability to quickly deliver messages to targeted areas or the entire municipality.
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Carnegie Connections

municipal newsletter

Fall-Winter 2019-20 ~ Vol 1 Issue 2

click here

Spring-Summer 2019 ~ Vol 1 Issue 1

PA State Association of Boroughs 2019 Communication Contest 3rd Place Winner

click here

 

 

"No Plastic Please"

Humane Action Pittsburgh

Find out how you can become a "no plastic please" Ambassador and eliminate single use plastic at the Individual and Business levels, in Pittsburgh and throughout PA.

click here

for more information.

 

SEVEN TYPES OF PLASTIC

click here

Republic Services

July 2019 - June 2020

CURBSIDE RECYCLING & WASTE COLLECTION SCHEDULE click here

Friday Collection Addresses click here

 

A new special collection opportunity is now available to Carnegie residents!

Republic Services, your local recycling and waste service provider, now includes e-waste collection!

click here for details

 

2020 Carnegie Borough Litter Management Plan

Check back for updates as our plan evolves throughout the year.

click here

Litter Facts from PennDOT

click here

IMPORTANT TV RECYCLING NEWS . . . The PA Resources Council will accept televisions at all Hard to Recycle Collections. Click Here.

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful launches eWastePA.org- Consumer Guide to Electronics Recycling in PA.

Carnegie

2019 Tree City USA

ARBOR DAY FOUNDATION


Turn your car into trees!

Not sure what to do with your old car? Donate your old car, truck, trailer, boat, RV or motorcycle to Tree Pittsburgh. Our partner will arrange to pick it up and sell it at auction. Proceeds go to planting and caring for trees throughout Allegheny County.

Call 855.500.RIDE to get started!

TreePittsburgh.org

 



OVER 30,000 JOBS TO SEARCH
CLICK HERE

 

HAPPY 125TH BIRTHDAY

CARNEGIE BOROUGH

The Quasiquicentennial Celebration

Celebration Gallery click here

In Carnegie, they're gonna party like it's 1894 - TRIBLive - by Stephanie Hacke - click here

Carnegie Recognized as one of the Best Cities in PA for Millennials

Carnegie ranks #26 in PA's top 250 best cities for millenials!

 


 

2019 IMAGE GALLERIES

Carols & Lights

Halloween Promenade

Farmers Market

Open Streets

CPD Car Cruise

Independence Day Fireworks

Dogapalooza

Memorial Day Parade

5K Walk/Run

Endure Barre RIbbon Cutting

Stormwater Management

Information for homeowners & municipalities

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3 RIVERS PROUD Alcosan's awareness initiative, 3 Rivers Proud educates the public about important work done by ALCOSAN and its municipal partners to protect our rivers and streams, and enlist citizens in taking action to implement the Clean Water Plan. Click Here

 

Alcosan's Clean Water Assistance Fund
Click Here for eligibility guidelines and information.

 

PA Fish & Boat Commission Laws & Regulations Click Here


 

 

BOROUGH MEETING SCHEDULE - One Veterans Way, Carnegie, PA 15106
  Borough Council Work Sessions - First Monday of the month 6:00 pm (except legal holidays, meeting will be held on next business day.)
  Borough Council Regular Meeting - Second Monday of the month 7:00 pm (work session 6:00 pm)
  Planning Commission Meeting - Last Tuesday of the month 7:00 pm
  Other boards meet as needed - Example: Zoning Hearing Board
 
 
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