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For any COVID-19 information please click the link above to be taken to that page.


If you or someone you know is struggling to pay rent or utilities due to COVID-19, there is help. Financial assistance is available if you’ve lost your job or income. Apply Now: https://covidrentrelief.alleghenycounty.us/

If you don’t have reliable internet access at home, call ACTION-Housing to get help at 412-248-0021.


Grants for Hospitality Businesses, Applications now LIVE

Restaurants, bars, and others in the hospitality industry that have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for grants up to $50,000 through the COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program. Grant funds are intended to alleviate revenue losses and pay eligible operating expenses due to the pandemic.

Grants will be awarded until funds have been exhausted. Information and the application portal are available through this website.



                     PennDot will be thru town on May 6th thru May 7th 2021                    There will be no parking on Freeport Road from the following times

                                              May 6th @ 7:00 PM till May 7th @ 12:00 PM                                                If you are parked on Freeport Road at these times you will be towed


COVID-19 – East Deer Township Municipal Office Building

The Township Building, which shares the Police Department, Municipal Offices will remain on restricted access until further notice. Police operations will not be impacted by this policy. Municipal office staff will still be available by phone and email. Payments for the Township Water & Refuse bills will be accepted through mail and via drop box on Bellview Street near the rear entrance.

For all Township Water & Refuse bill payments. Check payments are preferred. If you pay by cash, please pay the exact amount listed on the bill. Any over payment will be applied as a credit to your account. If you are paying with cash, Please put into an envelope. On the front of the envelope indicate how much is in the envelope and your name and address. If you have questions about your payment amount, please contact the office at the information listed below. Thank you for your patience during this process.

From the Code Office.     All Building and Code inspections by our third party company BIU are only done for Emergency at this point in time.

Thank you for your patience

East Deer Township Office #: 724-224-3434 ext. 4 | Email: eastdeermanager@outlook.com

East Deer Police Department Office #: 724-224-3434 ext. 2 | Non-emergency #: 412-473-3056 | EMERGENCY: 911

The East Deer Township Tax Collector’s Office is closed until further notice. Real Estate and Per Capita Taxes will not be taken at the East Deer Municipal Building. All Taxes must be paid by mail only. Call 724-274-5748 if you have any questions.  Thank you!                                 

Bernadette Paulovich, East Deer Township Tax Collector ~ 124 Yost Drive  Tarentum PA 15084  

Meetings Date

Board of Commissioners Monthly  Meeting –   May 13, 2021 @ 7:30 PM .. Commissioners will meet in person, any questions and concerns should still be submitted to the Township Secretary by 2 PM on May 12th for the Commissioner to review at meeting. 

Board of Commissioners  Monthly Meeting –  June 3, 2021 @ 7:30 PM

Board of Commissioners Agenda –  


Refuse pick up is on Fridays Starting January 8th 2021.  Only one big item may be put out on the first Friday of the month.  PLEASE DO NOT PUT REFUSE OUT UNTIL  THURSDAY EVENING’S AFTER DUSK. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT ALL REFUSE IS IN A TRASH CAN.

 HOLIDAYS:  We close in observance of the following holidays:

New Year’s Day       Memorial Day       Independence Day       Labor Day        Thanksgiving Day      Christmas Day

If your scheduled collection day falls on or after a weekday holiday, your collection will be 1 day later that week.

If your scheduled collection day falls before a weekday holiday, there will be no change in your collection day.

 There is NO CHANGE to collection days during the following weeks:

 Martin Luther King Jr.     Presidents’ Day     Good Friday     Easter     Columbus Day     Veterans Day

HOLIDAY TREES:  Will be picked up in the months of December and January.  You must remove decorations.  Cut tree so the branch spread is no more than 6 ft. across and tree length is no more than 6 ft., and not weighing more than 30 lbs.  Only may be put out on the first Friday of the month.

*** Please, When walking your dogs keep them on a leash and clean up after them ***

East Deer Township Ordinance 764


East Deer Township Veteran Banner Program 

Honor your Hero!

East Deer Township Veteran Banner Program, honor  family or friends with banner with their photo hung for everyone to see. Banners will be 24 x 30 Double sided Tall banners 18 oz single ply with a 3 to 5 year life span.  Banner cost is $135.00 plus tax. Banners will be printed by Gray Signs. Print out the information below or call the Chrystal @ the East Deer Township Office for all the information.  You will take photo, completed form and payment to Gray Signs.

Veteran Banners



                          East Deer Township has been awarded the designation of a                          

             2020 Banner Community

As a result of your outstanding commitment to professional development, prudent fiscal management, transparency, accountability and proactive communications to engage community stakeholders.

2019 Annual Water Departments Consumer Confidence Report 


Any questions, please call the office from 9:00 am  – 3:00 pm Monday – Friday @ 724-224-3434

Recent Township Newsletters

October 2015 Newsletter (PDF)

June 2015 Newsletter (PDF)

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