<![CDATA[City of Jeannette - City News]]>Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:10:40 -0500Weebly<![CDATA[Medication Disposal Box]]>Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:35:10 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/medication-disposal-boxThe Jeannette Police Department has obtained a Medication Disposal Box from CVS/pharmacy for the purpose of disposing outdated, unwanted and unneeded medications. The disposal box is conveniently located in the Treasurers Office located in City Hall. It is accessible Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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<![CDATA[Sanitation Department Bid Results]]>Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:42:54 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/sanitation-department-bid-resultsSealed Competitive Bid #17-01 - Solid Waste and Recycling Collection Services for the City of Jeannette

The City of Jeannette is pleased to announce the bid results for the privatization of the sanitation department. Each of the bids submitted below is a total dollar amount for a five (5) year contract.

Highlights of the contract are as follows:
  • Each residential customer to receive a 65-Gallon Trash Cart from the hauler
  • Each residential customer to receive a 14-Gallon Recycle Bin from the hauler
  • Weekly Residential Trash Collection
  • Weekly Residential Recycling Collection
  • Single Stream Recycling including papers, plastics, glass, cans, etc.
  • Elimination of green garbage bag mandate
  • One large item per week
  • Six yard waste/leaf waste pickups per year
  • Weekly Commercial Trash and Recycling Collection with options for more frequent service
  • Commercial billing provided by the hauler
  • Franchise Fee of 10% to the City

The lowest bidder is Westmoreland Sanitary Landfill, LLC. The five-year contract provides for monthly trash and recycling pickup. The City has the option to exercise an additional one year (Year 6). For each of the six years, the residential rates are as follows:
  • $10.80 per month - regular rate for each of the six years
  • $9.18 per month - senior rate for each of the six years

Commercial rates are as follows:
  • 65-gallon trash cart - $30 per pull
  • 95-gallon trash cart - $45 per pull
  • 2-yard dumpster - $115 per pull
  • 3-yard dumpster - $124 per pull
  • 6-yard dumpster - $152 per pull
  • 8-yard dumpster - $170 per pull

Bid Submission - Westmoreland Sanitary Landfill - $2,329,204.57
Bid Submission - Advanced Disposal - $4,271,523.62
Bid Submission - Republic Services - $5,755,336.83

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<![CDATA[2018 Proposed Budget]]>Thu, 30 Nov 2017 22:06:13 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/2018-preliminary-budgetUPDATE 2018.01.11: City Council held the first reading of Ordinance No. 18-01 on Thursday, January 11, 2018,  to reopen and amend the FY 2018 Budget. The proposed budget can be found here. Council will vote to adopt this budget at a meeting on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 6:00 pm.
If you need further explanation of the Proposed Budget, send your inquiries to: mlangdon@cityofjnt.com.
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<![CDATA[Christmas Parade - 12/6/2017 at 7:00pm]]>Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:12:00 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/christmas-parade-1262017-at-700pmEVENT: The City of Jeannette 2017 Christmas Parade will be on Wednesday, December 6 at 7:00 p.m. Come down to Clay Avenue for the festivities. Happy Holidays!
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<![CDATA[Zoning Amendment Public Hearing and Update]]>Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:09:58 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/zoning-amendment-public-hearing-and-updateLegal Advertisement of 2017.11.30: NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE ZONING ORDINANCE CITY OF JEANNETTE, PA The Planning Commission of the City of Jeannette will hold a Public Hearing at its regular meeting on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 5:30 pm in Council Chambers, 110 South Second Street and consider recommendation of the Proposed Zoning Ordinance Amendment. The proposed ordinance may be examined Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM at Jeannette City Hall. A summary of the proposed amendment to the zoning ordinance is as follows: AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF JEANNETTE, WESTMORELAND COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 2017- 07, KNOWN AS THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF JEANNETTE; SPECIFICALLY THE TABLE OF CONTENTS BY DELETING THE EXISTING SECTION 2.14 PERMITTED LAND USES AND REPLACING SECTION 2.14 WITH NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL AND BY ADDING SECTION 2.15 PERMITTED LAND USES; AMENDING ARTICLE 2: ZONING DISTRICTS BY DELETING THE EXISTING SECTION 2.14 PERMITTED LAND USES AND REPLACING SECTION 2.14 WITH THE ZONING DISTRICT OF NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL; AMENDING ARTICLE 2:ZONING DISTRICT BY ADDING SECTION 2.15 PERMITTED LAND USES; AND ALSO AMENDING ARTICLE 11 AMENDMENTS AND APPEALS. A copy of the Proposed Ordinance may also be requested at the cost of .25 cents per page. A copy of the Proposed Ordinance shall also be provided to Tribune-Review and an attested copy shall be on file at the Westmoreland County Law Library, 2 North Main Street, Suite 202, Greensburg, PA. Any person requiring a special accommodation to attend the Public Hearing should notify the City Community Development Director at (724) 527-4000, extension 30. 6534712(11-23-17, 11-30-17)]]><![CDATA[Christmas Concert - December 17, 2017 at 7:00 pm]]>Thu, 30 Nov 2017 05:00:00 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/christmas-concert-december-17-2017-at-700-pmEVENT: The Jeannette Community Band presents the 30th Annual Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 17 at 7:00 pm. Free to the public!
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<![CDATA[NOTICE: Garbage collection delayed on Thurs. and Fri.]]>Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:33:01 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/notice-garbage-collection-delayed-on-thurs-and-friNOTICE: Garbage pickup during the Thanksgiving Holiday will be behind one day for Thursday and Friday pickup.
This week, if your garbage is normally picked up on Thursday, it will now be picked up on Friday, November 24, 2017. If your garbage is normally picked up on the Friday route, it will be picked up on Saturday, November 25, 2017.
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<![CDATA[NOTICE: City Hall closed Friday, November 24, 2017]]>Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:30:41 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/notice-city-hall-closed-friday-november-24-2017NOTICE: City Hall will be closed on Friday, November 24, 2017. All City offices will re-open on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.

NOTICE: Garbage pickup during the Thanksgiving Holiday will be behind one day for Thursday and Friday pickup. This week, if your garbage is normally picked up on Thursday, it will now be picked up on Friday. If your garbage is normally picked up on the Friday route, it will be picked up on Saturday.
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<![CDATA[NOTICE: West Penn Power Planned Interruption]]>Mon, 13 Nov 2017 19:20:25 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/notice-west-penn-power-planned-interruptionNOTICE: Residents in the Pleasant Park Neighborhood. The City received the following notice from West Penn Power.

On Thursday, November 16, there will be a planned power outage to upgrade facilities.  The outage will impact 131 customers in the vicinity of Cedar Street, Henry Street, Jane Street, and Mary Street in Jeannette.  Customers will experience a service interruption from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.        

There are no critical facilities impacted by this outage. 

Customers will be notified of the outage via an automated phone message.  If customers have questions, please have them call the contact center at 800-686-0021.
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<![CDATA[NOTICE: City Hall closed Friday, November 10, 2017]]>Tue, 07 Nov 2017 18:58:12 GMThttp://cityofjeannette.com/city-news/notice-city-hall-closed-friday-november-10-2017Notice: City Hall will be closed on Friday, November 10, 2017 in observance of Veteran's Day. All City offices will re-open on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.

There will be regular garbage pickup during this holiday.
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