Welcome to Churchill Borough


A residential community located 10 miles east of Pittsburgh, the Borough of Churchill offers welcoming neighborhoods, wooded hills, and a rich history dating back to 1773.  2.5 square miles in area with a population of 3,011, Churchill Borough welcomes you.

After exploring our website, if you have any questions, please visit our Contact Us page or call the Borough office at 412-241-7113.

Public Announcements 

Tour of the Waste Management's Recycling Plant:

A tour will be available to interested residents on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:00 PM. The plant is located at 4100 Grand Avenue on Neville Island.  When you enter the facility, there will be a brick building on the left-hand side in the rear of the property with parking available in the front and side of the building.  For safety reasons, all participants must wear thick, rubber-soled shoes.  No open toed shoes, ballet flats,  sandals, heels, or converse shoes will be permitted. There is a limit of visitors permitted to attend, so if you are interested, please contact the Borough Office at 412-241-7113 or email us at office@churchillborough.com with your name, address, and phone number.   


On the first week of May, 2018, the construction of an ADA Handicapped Entrance Project will begin.  During business hours, access will be in the rear of the building, please watch for the signs directing you to the entrance.  After business hours for all groups/organization using the Yagle Community Center, the police department will open the side doors leading into the center and they will secure the building at the end of the event.  Also, to contact the police department to file a report, speak with an officer, etc., please call the non-emergency number at 412-473-3056, all emergencies, please call 911 immediately.

Duquesne Light Company:

The Duquesne Light Company will be trimming trees throughout Churchill Borough beginning in the next week.  If you have any problems, please call the Borough Office at 412-241-7113 and we will provide you with contact information.

Churchill Borough Building Cardboard Container:

The Cardboard Container is now placed in the Lower Lot of the Borough Building.  Please place cardboard ONLY in the container.  Please make sure all the cardboard placed in the container is folded and flattened.  You assistance in this matter would be greatly appreciated.

Database Information from Borough Residents:

Churchill Borough would like to create and update our current database for residents with their email address, home address, phone number and to also communicate via telephone messaging to those that do not have access to a computer.   This would be used for distributing Borough Information Only. Please forward your information to: office@churchillborough.com or call the Borough Office at (412) 241-7113. Please help us create a way to keep you better informed.

Garbage/Recycling Service News Update:


The Churchill Borough model of managing waste addresses a movement toward ZERO waste (reduce, re-use, recycle), aesthetics (waste collected in bins only), and cost (by controlling utilization and using automated service).

These are a few reminders.  For a more detailed explanation, please refer to the WASTE MANAGEMENT INFORMATIONAL PACKET.

*All refuse/trash/garbage must be placed in an appropriate automated bins.  Trash in bags or boxes outside the bins will not be collected.
*Recycling is now mandated.  Please utilize the automated bin with a yellow lid.
*A limit of two (2) bulk items may be placed at the curb for pick-up on the 1st Tuesday of each month.  You may call and pay Waste Management to pick-up more than two (2) items, or have a pick-up on a non-scheduled bulk item day.  Examples of bulk items includes:  Appliances with freon removed, furniture, limited amount of carpeting, mattresses, etc.  Refuse in bags or boxes DO NOT qualify as a bulk item.  Building materials DO NOT qualify as bulk items.
*To participate in the electronic or hazardous waste program, you must set up a collection appointment.  There are three ways to schedule a collection:

Civil Service Commission & Planning Board Vacancies:

There is vacancy for a new candidate on the Churchill Borough Civil Service Commission.This position is for a six-year term. Please review the attached document explaining the Rules and Guidelines of the Civil Service Commission. Also, there is a vacancy on the Planning Commission.  This position is for a four-year term.  All interested candidates, please submit a Letter of Interest and Resume to the office@churchillborough.com or via U.S. Mail to the Borough of Churchill, Attention: Churchill Borough Council, 2300 William Penn Highway, Pittsburgh, PA 15235.   If you have any questions pertaining to these vacancies, please do not hesitate to call the Borough Office at 412-241-7113.

Proposed Plan for Road Resurfacing:

The proposed roads/streets to be paved in Churchill Borough:  Nottingham Drive from Longbow Drive past Scathelocke Road,  Longbow Drive, Bullock-Pens Park Entrance up McCrady Road approximately 1000 ft., and Stevendale Drive from Kings Dale Road to the Borough Line. 


2018 Spring Leaf & Yard Waste Program - May 30th, June 12th & 26th, July 10th & 24th.  Place leaves and yard waste in paper biodegradable bags at the curb on evening prior to pickup date.  You do not have to schedule a pickup, Waste Management will be managing the program.
"Black Gold Distribution" - Saturday, June 9 & June 16, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the corner of Business Route 22 & Rodi Road.  Bring your own containers and there is a suggested donation of $2/vehicle.  Delivery will be available at a cost of $10/bucket of mulch (2 buckets equals 4 cubic yards), plus $30.00 for delivery.  Please contact the Borough Office for delivery arrangements.  All orders must be pre-paid at the Borough Office before delivery can be made.
Borough-Wide Yard Sale Day - Saturday, June 23rd from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM (Rain or Shine).  It's time for a late Spring cleaning while making some money in the process.  Let the Borough Office know you will participate prior to June 16th (No Cost) and we will advertise the date and addresses involved via website, newspaper, resident e-mail notice, Facebook, NextDoor Churchill and flyers.
Churchill Borough's Community Day - Saturday, August 11th from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the Pace School front yard located on Greensburg Pike.  Join your neighbors and friends for some community fun.  There will be entertainment, crafts, and activities for the kids.  The local clubs and organizations will have informational booths.  Lunch items and snacks will be available to purchase.  The event will be rain or shine (with tents for shade/shelter).  Come make this event a success!
Heinz History Center Presents:  "It's A Hockey Night in Pittsburgh! 1893 to Present - Saturday, September 22nd, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM at the Yagle Community Center.  Free to All.  Light refreshments will be served.
Braddock's Battlefield History Center guided Tour and Lecture - Saturday, October 6th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.  Opened in 2012, this museum and visitors center is located on the actual site of the 1755 Battle of the Monongahela.  It features a collection of art, documents, and artifacts about the Braddock Expedition and the French and Indian War as it unfolded at the Forks of Ohio.  Come and enjoy this treasure.
Halloween Party - Sunday, October 28th from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM in the Yagle Community Center.  Come in costume and enjoy games, prizes, treats, and entertainment.  This year's craft will be provided by Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse.  Free to all.

More Articles and Local News

Visit our News page for more up-to-date information, our Calendar page for the latest happenings, and our Recreation section for details on upcoming community projects and events.

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