WELCOME to MILLVALE
We're a rural town in an urban setting, only minutes from downtown Pittsburgh.
Come by to relax, slow down, and discover the things that really matter.
PSWA Billing Announcement 10-30-14
Any questions, please contact PSWA Customer Service at 412-255-2423.
Starting on Monday, October 20th, 2014, there will be construction on Weherle St. Please be advised some traffic delays may occur. To read the PWSA press release, click here.
NOTICE OF CODE ENFORCEMENT & ZONING PERMIT REQUIREMENTS
Please be advised that the Borough of Millvale has updated all construction-oriented permits including building, demolition, dumpster, floodplain management, sidewalk, street and zoning. Accordingly, all Borough Codes, Ordinances and General Legislation will be enforced as defined and intended through the Borough of Millvale Code.
A Zoning Permit is issued for compliance to the Borough’s Zoning Ordinance. A Building Permit is issued for compliance to the regulations of Pennsylvania’s statewide Uniform Construction Code. Both permits will be required for many construction projects in the Borough of Millvale.
The major components of the permit review procedure are:
1) APPLICATION AND PLAN SUBMITTAL
• PERMITS MUST BE COMPLETE AND PROVIDE ALL REQUESTED INFORMATION, INCOMPLETE PERMITS WILL NOT
• COPY OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CERTIFICATE.
• ALL CONTRACTORS LISTED ON PERMIT APPLICATIONS MUST PROVIDE THEIR PA REGISTRATION NUMBER.
2) PLAN REVIEW
STATE LAW MANDATES THAT A FINE OF UP TO $500.00 TO ANY PERSON WHO PERFORMS WORK WITHOUT A PERMIT IF THE CONSTRUCTION IS OF A NATURE, WHICH REQUIRES A PERMIT, ADDITIONAL PENALTIES OF PROJECT CLOSURE, DAILY FINES AND CORRECTION AND/OR REPLACEMENT OF ALL WORK DONE WITHOUT A PERMIT WILL BE ENFORCED.
If you have any questions, would like to review the updated permit procedure or need additional information about the Borough of Millvale Code and or zoning enforcement please contact Eddie at email@example.com.
Compliance will be strictly enforced and without exception, Thank you for your cooperation.
HALLOWEEN PARADE and PARTY
The children's Halloween Parade will start at 6:30 pm at the Millvale Community Library (line up at 6 pm), head down Grant Ave, to Sheridan St, to Lincoln Ave and end at the Millvale Community Center. The Halloween Party will be held at the Community Center at 7 pm. with hot dogs, chips, cookies, lemonade, tea and hot chocolate. There will also be candy bags for the kids and a costume contest.
Trick-or-Treating will be on Friday, October 31st from 5 pm - 8 pm.
BID INVITATION FOR SHARED LANE MARKINGS
The Millvale Borough Development Corporation is seeking bids from qualified companies to install shared lane markings on public streets in the Borough of Millvale. Click here for additional information and BID PACKAGE.
KIDSBURGH: DESTINATION MILLVALE
Kidsburgh is both a concept and an online resource.
As an idea (and community initiative), it’s an all-out push by a large and collaborative group in Pittsburgh–from parents to educators to anyone working with kids or on kids’ issues– to make Pittsburgh the best place to raise kids on the planet. (That’s why we call it Kidsburgh.)
WATCH DESTINATION MILLVALE NOW
ALLEGHENY COUNTY VACANT PROPERTY RECOVERY PROGRAM
Allegheny County is running a limited-time program called the 2014 Side Yard and Blighted Structure Program in the Borough of Millvale. The discounts that will now be available in Millvale on an ongoing basis are better than those offered under the 2014 Side Yard and Blighted Structure Program. VPRP APPLICATION Applicants should contact (412)350-1090 with any questions about the application or Program.
NOTICE OF PENDING ORDINANCE
The Borough of Millvale has embarked on the development and update of the Borough Zoning Ordinance specific to the Riverfront District. Added to the existing zoning conditions of the Riverfront District will be an Overlay. The Overlay zoning district is being developed in accordance with all rules and guidelines set forth in the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code. The Borough of Millvale has embarked on the development and update of the Borough Zoning Ordinance specific to the Riverfront District. Added to the existing zoning conditions of the Riverfront District will be an Overlay. The Overlay zoning district is being developed in accordance with all rules and guidelines set forth in the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code.
The Riverfront District overlay will provide guidelines that create a unique look and feel for Riverfront District, protect our valuable environmental resources and aid in meeting goals and objectives of Millvale as described in the Multi-Municipal Plan. Additionally, the Riverfront District Zoning overlay will maintain certain current codes while addressing special needs within the Riverfront District. The Riverfront District overlay zoning will include its own development standards, and any future development would need to comply with these standards.
OVERLAY STANDARDS DRAFT
REWARD YOURSELF for BEING GREEN
You may have heard us mention how you’ll soon be able to get rewarded for recycling – now’s the time to sign up for Recyclebank, brought to you by Waste Management. Hurry, you’re eligible to earn money-saving points each time you bring your Waste Management cart to the curb. But you have to sign up first!
Your points can be used for deals and discounts to hundreds of rewards for you, your family and your home. Visit Recyclebank.com/wm to sign up for your free account. You will need to confirm your home address so we can reward you for home recycling.
Once you’re signed up, find many other ways at Recyclebank.com/wm to earn Recyclebank Points:
• Recycling in the Borough of Millvale
• Referring your friends and family
• Learning about ways to green your lifestyle
• Entering points codes from our partners