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  • Northern Tier Library: Check Out the December Happenings!
    Northern Tier Library: Check Out the December Happenings!
    View the monthly flyer to see all the exciting events and programs being offered at the Northern Tier Regional Library 4015 Dickey Road, Gibsonia, PA  15044  (724-449-2665)   December Flyer (click on image): Library Hours New Operating hours, effective January 1, 2022 Monday – Wednesday,...
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  • 11/16/22 Board of Supervisors Zoom Recording Issues
    11/16/22 Board of Supervisors Zoom Recording Issues
    Due to a technical problem at the 11/16/22 Board of Supervisors meeting, the entire audio from the Supervisors public meeting is inaudible and only a portion of the video is visible. The Township apologizes for this error.  An additional audio recording has been attached to...
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  • Check Out Richland's Holiday Events in the Fall/Winter Newsletter
    Check Out Richland’s Holiday Events in the Fall/Winter Newsletter
    In this issue:  TRUNK or Treat, leaf pickup dates, Brunch with Santa, Christmas Toy Shoppe (Giving Tree), and Community Day highlights!   click on image below to view Fall/Winter newsletter: Click here if you wish to ONLY print a program registration form....
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  • Board of Supervisors Meetings: Current Procedures
    Board of Supervisors Meetings: Current Procedures
    RICHLAND TOWNSHIP BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING PROCEDURES Board of Supervisors meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm (Summer months only have meetings on the 3rd Wednesday).   The public meetings are conducted in-person at the municipal assembly room, 4019...
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  • Vogel's "Repurposing" of Glass in Today's Waste Management Industry
    Vogel’s “Repurposing” of Glass in Today’s Waste Management Industry
    What to do with Glass (December 2019) 12/9/2019 Many of you are wondering what to do with glass. There have been many changes in the industry over the past year, which has presented some confusion. We appreciate your patience as we have adapted to the...
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  • Vogel Fuel Surcharge Billing Error
    Vogel Fuel Surcharge Billing Error
    Vogel Disposal has notified Richland Township that a $3.00 Fuel Surcharge was recently added to the bills of Richland Township residents in error.  They apologize for any confusion this may have caused.  Any resident who has already paid this fee will receive a credit to...
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  • Route 910 PennDOT Road Work Thru November, 2023
    Route 910 PennDOT Road Work Thru November, 2023
    PennDOT will be conducting road improvement work on Route 910 (Gibsonia Road) in Richland Township which is expected to continue through November, 2023.   Improvement work includes milling and paving, drainage upgrades, base and shoulder repairs, guide rail updates, pavement markings, and other various construction...
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  • Zoning Hearing Board Meetings:  Current Procedures
    Zoning Hearing Board Meetings: Current Procedures
    RICHLAND TOWNSHIP ZONING HEARING BOARD PUBLIC MEETING PROCEDURES    The Richland Township Zoning Hearing Board will conduct an in-person public meeting on every third Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm.   Members of the public will be able to participate in the meeting in person...
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  • Planning Commission Meetings: Current Procedures
    Planning Commission Meetings: Current Procedures
    RICHLAND TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING PUBLIC MEETING PROCEDURES   The Richland Township Planning Commission will conduct an in-person public meeting on every third Monday of the month at 7:00pm.   Members of the public will be able to participate in the meeting remotely by using...
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  • Message from Township Manager Regarding Tax and Fee Increases in 2022 Budget
    Message from Township Manager Regarding Tax and Fee Increases in 2022 Budget
    Township Manager’s Message Regarding Real Estate Tax, Fire Hydrant Assessment and Other Fee Increases in the 2022 Final Budget   The Final Budget for 2022 was advertised and adopted following a public hearing on December 15, 2021.  The Final Budget contains the first Real Estate...
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  • Richland and Chatham University Enter Into Consent Order
    Richland and Chatham University Enter Into Consent Order
    Richland Township and Chatham University have entered into a Consent Order to settle litigation before the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas.  The case stemmed from the Township’s denial of a Conditional Use application to amend the original master plan for the campus, allowing for...
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  • Pickup Delays
    Pickup Delays
    Due to staffing shortages, Vogel Disposal has notified Richland Township of a current, temporary issue that is affecting the collection routes. As Vogel works to resolve the situation, please note that they have advised Township officials that they will be prioritizing the collection of regular...
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  • Allegheny County Outdoor Fire Regulations
    Allegheny County Outdoor Fire Regulations
    Richland Township residents fall under the Allegheny County Health Department’s Open Burning Regulations. Wood burning is legal in Allegheny County, however, all open burning MUST be done in compliance with the ACHD regulations. For a brief summary of the ACHD regulations, please review the Open...
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  • Reminder:  Call Before You Dig
    Reminder: Call Before You Dig
    It’s the law:  “Call before you dig” If you plan to disturb the earth with powered equipment, you are required by Pennsylvania law to notify the underground utility companies of your intent to do so.  Notification can be obtained quickly and easily with one simple...
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  • Building/Zoning Dept Procedures During COVID-19
    Building/Zoning Dept Procedures During COVID-19
         Effective May 1, 2020   Application Submittal All Building , Zoning and Land Development permit applications and fees will only be received electronically through the Richland Township website, www.richland.pa.us.   The Municipal Office is closed until further notice, with no public access to the...
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  • Building/Zoning: Currently Requiring Electronic Application
    Building/Zoning: Currently Requiring Electronic Application
    Permits / Document Submissions   The Richland Township Building and Zoning Department is currently only accepting applications electronically during the closure of the physical office to the public until further notice.   We understand there are many levels of computer abilities and are more than...
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  • Reminder: Payment Method Options
    Reminder: Payment Method Options
    Just a reminder of the various methods available for making payments for your Richland Twp Sewer Account (RTSA) or a building/zoning fee(Richland Twp): Mail:  RTSA, 4019 Dickey Road, Gibsonia PA  15044 Online:  Through our website www.richland.pa.us (top right corner of Home page has link for...
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