News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: February 3, 2023

PA American Water Projects - 2023

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Pennsylvania American Water Company Projects - 2023

Pennsylvania American Water Company (PAWC) has informed Peters Township that they will be completing water main replacement projects on Jomat Drive, Longvue Drive, West Edgewood Drive, and Brookdale Circl...

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Township News
Posted on: January 18, 2023

2022 Commercial Recycling Report - Online Form

Commercial Recycling Form

If you received a letter from Peters Township asking you to complete a recycling form for your business, click below to complete your 2022 form.

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

New Garage Doors at Fire Station #1

Fire Station Garage Doors

Learn about the replacement of the garage doors at Peters Township Fire Station #1.

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Posted on: October 31, 2022

Snowman Contest

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2022-2023 Peters Township Snowman Contest

Information, Rule, and Guidelines

Peters Township Parks and Recreation is sponsoring a contest to find the best snowman builders in the Peters Township! Build a snowman in your yard between December 18, 2022 and Feb...

Contest details...

Township News
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Columbia Gas Project - Golfview Drive & Circle Drive Areas

Columbia Gas Project

Columbia Gas has notified the Township of a large gas main replacement project planned for 2023 in the Golfview Drive – Circle Drive area of the Township.   Most of the work is off of the pavement and in yards, but, some will be in the pavement. ...

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Township News
Posted on: June 16, 2022

Remote-Control Mower

Remote-control mower

Learn more about the Public Works Department's new remote-control mower.

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Pollinator Garden Planted at PV Elementary

Pollinator garden seeds

On June 9, 2022 the Environmental Quality Board, School District, and Cal U Partners for Fish & Wildlife planted a new pollinator garden at PV Elementary School.

Check out photos & video... Township News
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Register Your Address on No Knock List to Prohibit Door-to-Door Sales

Register for No Knock List - Newsflash

As a Peters Township resident, you may choose not to have door-to-door sales of any goods, commodities, or services at your home by registering your home on the No Knock List.

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

When Should You Call 911?

Newsflash - When to Call 911

Members of the Peters Township Police, Fire, Ambulance, and the Washington County 911 Center explain when YOU should call 911.

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Posted on: February 24, 2022

A Look Inside the New PTCT7 Studios

Student volunteer operating studio camera

Peters Township Community Television was featured in an article in The Almanac, showcasing the new facility during the recording of a studio show with PTCT7 volunteers in action.

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

The Fire Station has a New Mansard Roof!

New Mansard Roof

Learn more about the improvements made with the new mansard roof at Peters Township Fire Station #1.

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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Live Wire Electrical Safety

Live Wire Training

This training demonstration shows the effects of downed power lines, provides safety tips, and is informative to Township employees and residents.

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Pollinator Planting Challenge

Elm Grove Park Pollinator Garden

Learn about how you can get involved by planting a bee friendly garden!

Learn more... Township News
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Recycle Electronics & Household Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Recycling

Recycle Electronics & Household Hazardous Waste at Your Door

Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Flyer (PDF)

You are able to recycle electronics and household hazardous waste at your front door. To schedule a pickup or for more information, visit W...

Find out how to recycle....

Township News
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Burning Regulations in Peters Township

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Reminder on Burning Regulations

All open burning is restricted to four days per week - Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays - and only from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Fires must be attended to at all times.  No noxious trash burning...

Learn when residents are allowed to burn....

Township News

News Flash

Posted on: July 28, 2022

Fire Station 3 Construction Progress

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Fire Station 3 Construction Progress

Peters Township, PA - Construction of fire station 3 is starting to take shape. Over the last couple of months the excavation, ground work  and footers have been completed. This week the walls are being framed ...

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Township News - Fire
Posted on: February 9, 2022

PTFD recognizes 5 promoted to "Interior Firefighter"

Recent firefighters advancing to Firefighter I pictures with Peters Township's Fire Chiefs.

The Peters Township Fire Department is comprised of both career and volunteer firefighters. Community members that choose to volunteer often begin their public safety career with little or no training. Our organization works to support these individuals t...

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Township News - Fire
Posted on: April 23, 2021

PTFD Successfully Renews Department of Health Licensure

PTFD's updated ALS QRS License

Peters Township Fire Department Renews EMS Licensure

April 23, 2021

The Peters Township Fire Department is one of few fire departments in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania that is certified under the Department of Health as an Advanced Life Support Quick Res...

Learn more about PTFD's EMS Licensure...

Township News - Fire
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Peters Township's ISO Rating Improves

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What is ISO?

The Insurance Services Office, or "ISO" provides ratings used by insurance carriers in order to evaluate the risk associated with property and casualty insurance. Through their Public Protection Classification (PPC) Program, each com...

Learn more about our ISO rating

Township News - Fire
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Peters Fire Joins Pilot Program for Community Risk Reduction

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The Peters Township Fire Department has been selected by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to participate in the second phase of a pilot program to build a digital community risk assessment (CRA) tool. Aligned to NFPA 1300, Standard on Commu...

Lean More About The Program

Township News - Fire

News Flash

Posted on: January 30, 2023

Summer Camp Counselors Needed

Summer Camp Counselors Needed

Peters Township Parks and Recreation Department is seeking applicants 16 years and older for seasonal part time Summer Day Camp Counselors. 

Additional Info... Township News - Parks
Posted on: January 30, 2023

Summer Internship Opportunity

Summer Internship

The Parks and recreation Department is offering summer internship opportunities for a student in parks and recreation or related field. The intern will also help to oversee volunteers and day camp counselors. Experience working with children is preferred....

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Additional Info... Township News - Parks
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Become a Sponsor for events at Outdoor Amphitheater

Become a Sponsor

We offer several sponsorship levels to suit your company’s needs, which provide great advertising opportunities.Please contact Lisa Morris at (724) 942-5000 or email LMorris@peterstownship.com for additional information.

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Additional Info... Township News - Parks
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Tennis Center February Indoor Junior Development Clinics

Tennis Junior Development

To see our full schedule and sign up online, visit the programs page at the Tennis Center Website.  For any questions about signups, please call the Peters Township Tennis Center at 724-941-1330.

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Keep in Touch

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Stay in touch with us by following us on Facebook for the latest information on events, programs, and activities.

Peters Township Parks and Recreation Facebook Page

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Township News - Parks

News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

A New Sign Ordinance

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In 2020, Peters Township adopted a new Sign Ordinance with the intent of bringing the Township into compliance with the United States Supreme Court's landmark decision in Reed v. Town of Gibert, AZ. This new Ordinance brought about a significant ...

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Township News - Planning
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Apply for a Permit Online!

Outside of Municipal Center

Many of our permit applications are now available for download as form-fillable PDFs and can be submitted directly to the Planning Department via email. 

Additional Info... Township News - Planning
Posted on: November 22, 2016

View the Township Code

Welcome Sign

If you take the time to review the Township's Code of Ordinances, and the Township Zoning Ordinances, you can learn about the inner workings of the Township and about the local government decision-making process. If you have any questions, don't hesitate ...

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Township News - Planning

News Flash

Posted on: January 24, 2023

Peters Township Police Department Promotions

Police Promotions

The Peters Township Police Department promoted several of its officers to new roles including Captain, Sergeant, and Corporal.  See photos of the promotion ceremony held at the January 23, 2023 Council Meeting below.

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Township News - Police
Posted on: April 3, 2021

Burning Regulations in Peters Township

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Reminder on Burning Regulations

All open burning is restricted to four days per week - Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays - and only from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Fires must be attended to at all times.  No noxious trash burning...

Learn when residents are allowed to burn

Township News - Police
Posted on: March 11, 2021

In the Know: Vehicle Break ins

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During the spring and summer months, neighborhoods and parks historically experience an elevated number of thefts from vehicles.  

Please remember;

To lock your vehicle when left unattended

Shut windows when your vehicle is left unattebded

Do not kee...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

In the Know: The Exchange Zone

Side of Police Vehicle

What is the “EXCHANGE ZONE?”

The “EXCHANGE ZONE” consists of two (2) specifically identified parking spaces that are under video surveillance 24 hours a day, seven (7) days a week.  This area was specificall...

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