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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Fayette County Launches Broadband Internet Survey

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Those who participate will be entered to win more than 200 Fayette County logoed prizes.

Uniontown, PA - Fayette County residents are invited to complete a survey that will help officials identify broadband connectivity needs countywide. 

 

The Broadband Data Collection and Feasibility Study - also known as &ldquo...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Recycling Program Expands Ahead of National Recycling Holiday

National Recycling Day

America Recycles Day is observed nationwide every November 15.

Uniontown, PA - The Fayette County Recycling Program has once again expanded its services - just in time for America Recycles Day.

 

Observed annually on Nov. 15, America Recycles Day, also known as National Recycling Day, recognizes the i...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Training Scholarships Available For Fayette County Veterans

PIC Veterans Programs

The Private Industry Council recently received grant funding for the Veterans Employment Program and AgVets Project.

Uniontown, PA - The Private Industry Council (PIC) recently announced a variety of free educational opportunities designed exclusively for Fayette County veterans. 

 

PIC recently received two grants - $193,034.50 from the Pennsyl...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

Fayette County Courthouse Turns Green For Veterans

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The illumination is part of NACo's Operation Green Light for Veterans.

Operation Green Light for Veterans is under way at the Fayette County Courthouse. 

The historic clock tower, located along Main Street in downtown Uniontown, will glow green every night from Nov. 7 to 13, in honor of Veterans Day and all associate...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

VFW Band Hosting Holiday Concert

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The annual concert takes place at 3 p.m. Dec. 4, at the State Theatre in Uniontown.

 

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

Fayette SPCA Seeking Members For New Boards

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The boards will oversee the new SPCA facility, which is slated for construction near the new Fayette County Prison.

Uniontown, PA - The newly reformed Fayette SPCA is seeking candidates for its executive and advisory committees. 

 

SPCA stands for the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. 

 

Fayette SPCA Chairwoman S...

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Posted on: October 26, 2022

Ohiopyle Rapids The Perfect Backdrop For Skills Event

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The event marked Fayette County's first time hosting Region 13 Water Rescue teams from across western Pennsylvania.

Uniontown, PA - The Youghiogheny River’s whitewater rapids took center stage this month, as Region 13 Water Rescue teams converged on Ohiopyle State Park for a one-of-a-kind event. 

 

Hosted by the Fayette County Swiftwa...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Inaugural Round of Infrastructure Bank Loans Awarded

Infrastructure Bank Loan Awards

Five recipients will receive more than $8 million in loan funding.

Uniontown, PA - A variety of infrastructure projects will soon receive necessary financial boosts, improving communities across Fayette County. 

 

The Board of Commissioners on Thursday approved awarding the first round of Fayette...

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Posted on: October 19, 2022

United Way Provides Educational Tools For Fayette Kids

Learning Kit Packing

The United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania recently packed 1,000 educational kits for local pre-K and early learning centers.

Uniontown, PA - The United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania, along with a crew of dedicated volunteers, recently spent two days at Hilton Garden Inn in Uniontown, working on a project aimed at providing learning tools for young children in Fayett...

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

Fayette County Celebrates Latest Portion of Sheepskin Trail

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The newest 1.4-mile section connects Point Marion Borough to Springhill Township's Nilan community.

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Sheepskin Trail Named Fayette County 'Place'

Sheepskin Trail

The latest 1.4-mile section of the trail was recently completed in Springhill Township.

Uniontown, PA – It’s that time of year when hikers, cyclists and other nature-lovers try to squeeze in as much time in the great outdoors as possible before the colder winter weather hits. Now, Fayette County residents have on...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

State Theatre Celebrates 100 Years

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The historic Uniontown theatre has a full schedule events planned between September 2022 and May 2023.

Uniontown, PA - The State Theatre Centre for the Arts has reached a milestone. 

 

The Uniontown theatre will turn 100 years old in October, and the venue has scheduled a number of anniversary events in celebration of its landmark ...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Recycling Program Breaks Records With Plastics Initiative

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The program collected more than 20 times the national average of soft plastics in just six months.

From the Fayette County Recycling Convenience Center Facebook page: We're excited to share some more great news about our ongoing partnership with the Uniontown Lions Club
Six months ago, we introduced the NexTrex Plastic Bag & Film...
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Posted on: September 22, 2022

National Pike Water Authority Project Benefits Mountain Communities

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The project was completed in part with Fayette County Local Share Account Grant funding.

Fayette County officials attended an introductory ceremony for the National Pike Water Authority’s (NPWA) recently completed Storage Tank and Control Upgrade Project, which will improve water service for several mountain communities.

Located just...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Project Bundle Up Under Way in Fayette County

Final PBU Flyer 2021

The Uniontown Salvation Army has begun collecting outerwear for the fall and winter seasons.

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Fayette County Launches Property Database

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The database is accessible through the Fayette County Economic Development page.

Uniontown, PA - Fayette County has officially launched a property database to support ongoing economic development initiatives. 

 

Fayette County Commissioners Dave Lohr, chairman; Vince Vicites and Scott Dunn, along with Economic...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Fayette County Prison Project Moving Steadily Along

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The project is slated for completion in the spring of 2023.

A new video update on the Fayette County Prison Project can be viewed on the Fayette County, PA Youtube Channel

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Fayette County Launches Broadband Internet Survey

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Those who participate will be entered to win more than 200 Fayette County logoed prizes.

Uniontown, PA - Fayette County residents are invited to complete a survey that will help officials identify broadband connectivity needs countywide. 

 

The Broadband Data Collection and Feasibility Study - also known as &ldquo...

Read on...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Inaugural Round of Infrastructure Bank Loans Awarded

Infrastructure Bank Loan Awards

Five recipients will receive more than $8 million in loan funding.

Uniontown, PA - A variety of infrastructure projects will soon receive necessary financial boosts, improving communities across Fayette County. 

 

The Board of Commissioners on Thursday approved awarding the first round of Fayette...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Fayette County Launches Property Database

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The database is accessible through the Fayette County Economic Development page.

Uniontown, PA - Fayette County has officially launched a property database to support ongoing economic development initiatives. 

 

Fayette County Commissioners Dave Lohr, chairman; Vince Vicites and Scott Dunn, along with Economic...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Proposed 2023 General Fund Budget

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View the 2023 General Fund Budget proposed on November 17, 2022, by County Commissioners.

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

Adopted 2022 General Fund Budget

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View the adopted 2022 general fund budget as of December 16, 2021.

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

Fayette County Celebrates Latest Portion of Sheepskin Trail

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The newest 1.4-mile section connects Point Marion Borough to Springhill Township's Nilan community.

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Fayette County Prison Project Moving Steadily Along

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The project is slated for completion in the spring of 2023.

A new video update on the Fayette County Prison Project can be viewed on the Fayette County, PA Youtube Channel

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Recycling Program Expands Ahead of National Recycling Holiday

National Recycling Day

America Recycles Day is observed nationwide every November 15.

Uniontown, PA - The Fayette County Recycling Program has once again expanded its services - just in time for America Recycles Day.

 

Observed annually on Nov. 15, America Recycles Day, also known as National Recycling Day, recognizes the i...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Recycling Program Breaks Records With Plastics Initiative

Drop off day 1

The program collected more than 20 times the national average of soft plastics in just six months.

From the Fayette County Recycling Convenience Center Facebook page: We're excited to share some more great news about our ongoing partnership with the Uniontown Lions Club
Six months ago, we introduced the NexTrex Plastic Bag & Film...
Read on...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

Fayette County Courthouse Turns Green For Veterans

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The illumination is part of NACo's Operation Green Light for Veterans.

Operation Green Light for Veterans is under way at the Fayette County Courthouse. 

The historic clock tower, located along Main Street in downtown Uniontown, will glow green every night from Nov. 7 to 13, in honor of Veterans Day and all associate...

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