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Pennsylvania State Senator Randy Vulakovich Presents a Senior & Disability Resource Expo

On Friday, May 19, 2017 Senator Randy Vulakovich will sponsor a Senior & Disabillity Resource Expo featuring a variety of informational booths geared toward senior citizens, individuals of all ages with disabilities and their caregivers. The Expo will be held from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Springdale Veterans Association, 1151 Pittsburgh Street, Springdale, PA 15144.

Please visit for more information on the event. Questions regarding the event may also be directed to Amber Lepic in Senator Vulakovich’s district office at 412-487-6600.

PennDOT Announces Freeport Road Bridge Replacement

PennDOT is proposing to replace the bridge on Freeport Road crossing Squaw Run in O'Hara Township in the summer/fall of 2018. This bridge is located between Fox Chapel Plaza and South Oak Hill Road.

Please take a look at the brief presentation for project information and the detour plan. Contact the Project Manager, Jonathan Moses, P. E . at 412-429-4897 or e-mail him at: with any questions or concerns you may have.

ALCOSAN Announces Clean Water Assistance Fund

The Allegheny County Sanitary Authority has created the Clean Water Assistance Fund to help families pay their sewage treatment bills. This program serves low-income residential customers in the 83 municipalities that ALCOSAN serves. It is administered by Dollar Energy Fund.

Please click Clean Water Assistance Fund for more information. You may also go to or call Dollar Energy Fund at 1-800-375-1388.

Receive Messages via Text or E-Mail

The Township of O'Hara has been using a communications service that allows important community information to be sent directly to residents using the latest technology.

The Nixle Community Information Service allows us to deliver messages to subscribed residents instantly via cell phone text message and/or email. Notifications can also be accessed online at Nixle's website at

Messages may include meeting changes, traffic congestion, relevant safety issues or community event information. The service is reliable and its use is free. There is NO spam and NO hidden cost.

Residents can decide from which local agencies they wish to receive information. Subscribers can also choose the way in which alerts are received, whether it is by email, text message, or over the web. Visit for more information or to register for this new service.
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