Welcome to Carnegie

charming, walkable Main Street, quiet residential neighborhoods, 400 businesses large and small, and all just five minutes from downtown Pittsburgh and 20 minutes from the airport, Carnegie welcomes you to visit, live, shop, work and worship in our community.

Please browse our website for information for both residents and visitors of Carnegie. You'll find information on borough administration and committees and agendas and minutes for recent borough council meetings. You can read and download basic tax information for residents and businesses, plus forms and applications required by the borough.

If there is information you need and can't find on this website, please contact the Borough at 412-276-1414.




Trash & Recycling Update

The Trash Pickup and Recycling page has been updated. Please click here to visit the updated page to view the 2014 / 2015 Recycling Schedule and Allegheny County's 2014 Collection Events Schedule for chemicals and electronics.


Allegheny County

Vacant Property Recovery



The Allegheny County 2014 Side Yard and Blighted Structure Program is now available to residents and business owners of Carnegie Borough.  This is a limited-time program wherein Allegheny County will accept applications to acquire vacant properties for side yards to an owner occupied primary residence or vacant structure remediation at a reduced cost to the applicant.  Applications must be postmarked by August 30, 2014.


Click here   for specific program information and details.




Carnegie Borough is proud to honor our men and women who are or have served this country through our banner program.


Click Here  for Website, Application

and Additional Information.


  E-Waste Disposal  /  Recycling Update

As of January 2013, electronic waste will no longer be collected through Republic Services (Allied Waste).  It will now be the responsibility of the home / business owner to properly dispose of the following goods:


Desktop / Laptop Computers

Computer Monitors / Accessories


DVD / DVR Players

Audio Equipment

Cell Phones

Appliances (Large / Small)




These items can be disposed of locally courtesy of eLoop LLC at:


Guardian Storage

1599 Washington Pike

Bridgeville, PA 15017




Please stay tuned for collection events and also be sure to visit www.eloopllc.com for more E-Waste information.  For any questions:  (412) 276-1414.  Thank you!




Carnegie Wastewater Collection has Changed

As of August 2012, wastewater (sewage) for the Borough of Carnegie will be collected by Jordan Tax Service and will no longer be collected by Pennsylvania American Water Company (PAWC).

Residents will receive two separate bills, one for water from PAWC and one for wastewater (sewage) from Jordan Tax.  For any questions regarding this change please contact Jordan Tax Service at

(412) 835-5243 Extension 4.



As a member of the Allegheny Together Program, the Borough of Carnegie is featured in the latest Downtown Carnegie E-Newsletter.  To view this newsletter, please click the Allegheny Together icon above.

This latest issue entails a business recognition recipient as well as

spring 2012 events.  To learn more about Carnegie's participation in the Allegheny Together program and other municipalities who are involved please click here.

Thank you for your interest and support in this local business initiative.


Multi-Municipality Plan

Carnegie Borough, Heidelberg Borough and Scott Township

If you were unable to attend the meeting for the Comprehensive Plan,

the draft plan is now available for review.

This draft, created by Pashek and Associates, will explain and present

different tools and ideas to be used as a guide to

help these three communities grow into the future.

Please click here to see the ideas that have been developed.

Thank you.

(Plan may take a few moments to download due to size.)



Tri-Community Revitalization Project now


In April 2011, the design phase of the Tri-Community Revitalization Project was authorized to begin.  This project is a partnership between the neighboring communities of Carnegie Borough, Heidelberg Borough and Scott Township.  In cooperation with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), these three communities will be enhancing pedestrian and vehicle safety while improving the aesthetics of the project corridor.

For more information on this project please click here and also stay tuned for updates.  Also, for a detailed vision of the revitalization, please click on the following links to view photos of Third Street and

Carothers Avenue.  Thank you.


Borough E-Mail Blast:

Connect with Carnegie for news, upcoming events

and activities 

To receive information and updates being sent via E-Mail Blast please click here and provide an e-mail address, subject E-Mail Blast.  If one may have any suggestions as to what they would like to see included in the future Blast, please include in e-mail.  To learn more information on Carnegie’s E-Mail Blast and related events , please feel free to call the Carnegie Borough Building at

(412) 276-1414


Borough Meeting Schedule

  • BOROUGH COUNCIL WORK SESSIONS:  First Monday of the month at 6:00 p.m.  (Except legal holidays when the meeting will take place the next business day.)
  • BOROUGH COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING:  Second Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m.  (Work Session for this meeting is held at 6:00 p.m.)
  • PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING:  Last Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.
  • OTHER BOARDS MEET AS NEEDED:  Example, Zoning Hearing Board.




WEBSITE UPDATE:  Code of Ordinances now available

at www.carnegieborough.com.

The codification of Carnegie Borough ordinances was adopted December 10, 2012 via Ordinance 2384.  For access, please view links below and for any questions, please contact: (412) 276-1414.


Codification completed by:  Keystate Publishers, Inc.





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