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Announcements and News

Lenten Fish Fry

The Swissvale Fish Fry Menu is available HERE

2017 Swissvale Mile

The 4th annual Swissvale Mile is Saturday, June 24, 2017. Participants can choose from a one mile dog-friendly, family fun walk or a timed one mile race. In addition to raising funds for Swissvale recreation and our Swissvale K-9 officers, this event is a fun way to build community during Swissvale's Community Days (June 23-24). Canine Officers "Brando" and "Echo"  will be on hand to lead the walk. Registration for the Mile opens April 1st with a special Registration Launch Party at Pub in the Park from 7 - 10 PM. Visit the Mile's Facebook page for more information.

Baseball/Softball Sign Ups

Spring Baseball and Softball Sign ups are now open and run through April 1st. Registration forms can be downloaded below and returned to the Swissvale Borough Building - 7560 Roslyn St with payment.

Softball Registration Form
Baseball Registration Form



Coaches Needed!

Swissvale Baseball and Softball are looking for coaches for 2017 season. Teams range from 6-16 years of age. Please call 412-224-9831 or email swissvaleorioles@gmail.com if interested.

Lenten Pilgrimage

These services are a beautiful opportunity for residents to experience the joy of the Easter season with other believers and is appropriate for all Christian traditions. Everyone is welcome to attend.  Services begin at 7 p.m.

On Good Friday, April 14, the Lenten Pilgrimage concludes with the Via Dolorosa walk. This event is a walk through the business district, carrying a cross and commemorating the road Jesus walked on his way to the Crucifixion. Gather with others at 11:30 a.m. in front of Word of God Parish.


Edgewood/Swissvale Public PennDot Meeting 

The presentation made at the PennDot South Braddock Avenue improvements meeting is now available for review here.

Swissvale a "2017 Banner Community"

The Allegheny League of Municipalities has designated Swissvale as a 2017 Banner Community. "A Banner Community distinguishes themself as a model community through a commitment to sustainable practices including professional development, intergovernmental cooperation, sound fiscal management and proactive communications to engage community stakeholders." 

Save The Date! Upcoming events:

March 23 - 7:00 PM - Baltic Cooking Class - Wilkins School Community Center
March 24 - Lenten Fish Fries - Madonna del Castello & Swissvale Fire Department
March 28 - noon - 7:00 PM - Kindergarten Registration at Edgewood Primary, 241 Maple St.
March 29 - 7:00 PM - Borough Council Agenda Meeting. Council Chambers - 7560 Roslyn St
March 29 - 7:00 PM - Lenten Pilgrimage Service at Pittsburgh Mennonite Church
April 5 - 7:00 PM - Lenten Pilgrimage Service at Union Baptist Church
April 5 -  7:00 PM - Borough Council Meeting. Council Chambers - 7560 Roslyn St
April 6 - 7:00 PM - Indonesian Cooking Class - Wilkings School Community Center
April 14 - 11:30 AM - Lenten Pilgrimage concludes with the Via Dolorosa walk starting at Word of God Parish
April 15 - noon - Easter Egg Hunt at Memorial Park
April 22 - 7:00 PM  - Community Garden Pub Crawl
April 26 - 7:00 PM - Borough Council Agenda Meeting. Council Chambers - 7560 Roslyn St
May 3 -  7:00 PM - Borough Council Meeting. Council Chambers - 7560 Roslyn St
May 6 - 9:00 AM - 3:00 AM - Community CPR class. -7400 Irvine Street.
May 13 - Farmers Market opens!
May 20 - 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM - Community Clean-Up Day - dumpsters available at Memorial park. Residents only.
May 20 - 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Project Dump - drop off unused medications. Council Chambers - 7560 Roslyn St

Advertise in the Swissvale News

The next edition of the professionally printed Swissvale Newsletter is will be mailed at the end of May and will cover June, July and August. Materials must be submitted no later than May 1 to be included in this edition. The Newsletter is now direct mailed to over 5,000 households and businesses! If you would like to advertise your business, please email us at news@swissvaleborough.com. Advertising prices are listed here: Newsletter Ads. 

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