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 

PennDOT Advisories and Construction Updates:

To help keep motorists informed as work progresses, PennDOT has created an email distribution list for I-376 Parkway East traffic advisories and construction updates.  Enroll by sending email addresses to stcowan@pa.gov.  Please write "Subscribe-Parkway East" in the subject line.

Also, motorist can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com.  511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 860 traffic cameras.  511PA is available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by call 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website.


A Public Workshop on an ordinance to establish a Churchill Borough Tree Committee will be held on Tuesday, evening, April 30, 2019 in Beaufort Hall at St. John Fisher Church beginning at 7:00 PM to discuss the intent to adopt an ordinance establishing a Churchill Borough Tree Committee. Ken Balkey, Chair of the Churchill Borough Ad Hoc Tree Committee, will speak with assistance from other representatives. Topics will include the need to educate the community as to the benefits of maintaining and enhancing the trees of the Borough, review of key elements of the ordinance, and next steps moving forward. Details on the draft ordinance are attached.

CHURCHILL HS Class of 1974, 45th Reunion:

Friday, June 7, 2019
Comfort Inn - Penn Hills
699 Rodi Road
Pittsburgh, PA  15235

Cost:  $65.00 per person.  May bring spouse/sig other
Contact:  1974CAHS@gmail.com

Earth Day:

Saturday, April 27th, 9:00 A.M. - All interested residents (18 years and older) who would like to collect the litter within the borough for Earth Day, please meet at the Churchill Borough Building at 2300 William Penn Highway.  For more information, contact Mayor Gamrat @ pgamrat@churchillborough.com.

Road Paving Projects:

Street paving will be performed late summer on Holland Road from Churchill Road to Branning Road, Branning Road from Holland to the Cul-de-Sac, Churchill Road from the Parkway On-Ramp to approximately 8 Churchill Road, Williamsburg Place from McNary Boulevard to 1510 Williamsburg Place and Thornberry Drive from Lewin Lane to Henley Drive.  

"Black Gold" Compost:

The "Black Gold" Compost for distribution will be on Saturday, June 8, and Saturday, June 15 from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  Pick up a supply from the Joint Compost Site located at the corner of Business Route 22 and Rodi Road.  Bring your own containers and there is a suggested donation of $2.00/vehicle.  Delivery is available at a cost of $10.00/bucket of much (2 buckets equals 4 cubic yards), plus a $30.00 delivery fee.  Please contact the Borough Office at 412-241-7113 or via email at office@churchillborough.com for delivery arrangements.  *All orders must be pre-paid at the Borough Office before delivery can be made.

Results of Deer Study:

A Survey of Residents in a Developed Area was distributed to randomly selected Churchill Borough residents.  Please review the results of the deer survey attached.

The Tree Committee of Churchill:

The Tree Committee of Churchill is an official ad hoc committee of the Churchill Borough Council's Zoning Committee.  It was formed at the request of concerned and dedicated residents who wanted to act to preserve the beautiful trees throughout the Borough.  The Committee has had two productive meetings, and as a result of their discussions and research, they have written an informative report, "Does Money Grow On Trees?" for the benefit of our citizens.  Please read the attached report  "Does Money Grow On Trees?".  

Swiftreach Program:

In an effort to provide more reliable communication to our residents and businesses within the borough, we have implemented the Swiftreach Networks, Inc. as our Emergency Notification Service Provider.  This system will enable us to launch alerts to your home or cell phone.  It will be used to communicate Borough information only.  If you would like to participate in this program, you have a couple of options: You can login into the Swiftreach Portal located at the right of this page, or complete the attached participation form and return it to:  Borough of Churchill, 2300 William Penn Highway, Pittsburgh, PA, 15235 or email the form to the office@churchillborough.com.  Also, if a resident gets new information pertaining to their email, phone number, etc., please contact the Borough Office with the updated information as soon as possible or login onto the Swiftreach website and update your information.

Civil Service Commission Vacancy:

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. 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 this vacancy, please do not hesitate to call the Borough Office at 412-241-7113

Save the Date:

Bunny Parade - Saturday, April 20th, 10:00 A.M throughout Churchill Borough. Parade schedule is attached.
Earth Day Clean Up - Saturday, April 27th, 9:00 A.M. - All interested residents (18 years and older) who would like to collect the litter within the borough for Earth Day, please meet at the Churchill Borough Building at 2300 William Penn Highway.  For more information, please contact Mayor Gamrat @ pgamrat@churchillborough.com.
Street Sweeping throughout Churchill Borough:  Spring Dates:  May 1, 2, & 3.  Fall Dates:  September 4, 5, & 6.  Please assist by not parking your vehicle on the street during the hours of 7:00 AM and 3:30 PM on these dates.
Spring Leaf & Yard Waste Collection:  May 14th, June 11th, June 25th, July 9th, and July 23rd.  Please see Waste Management Collection Calendar.
"Black Gold" Compost  -  Distribution will be on Saturday, June 8 & June 15 between 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Churchill Community Day - Saturday, August 10th, 11:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. (Rain or Shine).  More details to come.

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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