Welcome to Carnegie
A 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.
Request for Applicants
Borough Emergency Management Coordinator
Borough Emergency Management Coordinator
Carnegie Borough Council is currently accepting applications for the appointed position of Borough Emergency Management Coordinator. This position shall be responsible for coordinating the emergency and disaster mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery efforts of the Borough in the event of a disaster or disaster emergency.
Please click here for detailed job description.
7th Annual Carnegie Volunteer
Fire Department 5K Run / Walk
Saturday April 26, 2014
Planning for the annual Carnegie Volunteer Fire Department 5K Run / Walk is now underway! Continuing this 7th year, our goal is to keep this tradition thriving for all runners and walkers from all over to enjoy.
Early / Pre-Registration begins now with registration forms available online, at the Borough Building and various businesses around town.
Due to the inclement weather this past winter, the $15.00 Early / Pre-Registration fee has been extended to Monday, April 7, 2014. After that date, the Race Day Registration is $20.00.
Please view the following links for application, sponsorship information and further race day information. Thank you!
*Please stay tuned for race day information updates!
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
Appliances (Large / Small)
These items can be disposed of locally courtesy of eLoop LLC at:
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!
NOTICE TO RESIDENTS:
Carnegie Wastewater Collection has Changed
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.
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.
(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
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
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
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.