West Penn Power Planned Interruption for Wednesday, June 29, 2016 in Elizabeth Township

On Wednesday, June 29, residents in the Elizabeth & Monongahela areas may experience a power outage between the hours of 8:00 AM and 11:00 AM. Customers impacted will be notified via phone message. In the event of inclement weather, the outage will occur on June 30. Thank you for your patience.


**Note – this outage is separate from the one that will occur on Friday, July 1, affecting residents in the vicinity of West Smithfield Street.

Accepting Letters of Interest for 2 Alternates for the Planning Commission

We are now accepting letters of interest for 2 alternates for the Planning Commission. All interested parties should submit their letters of interest by mail or in person at the Municipal Building, 522 Rock Run Road Elizabeth, PA  15037. Letters should be addressed to the attention of Lauren Zang, Office Manager/Finance Specialist and submitted by no later 4:30 PM on Thursday, July 7th.

West Penn Power Planned Interruption for Friday, July 1, 2016 in Elizabeth Township

On Friday, July 1, there will be a planned power outage to upgrade facilities. The outage will impact 13 customers in the vicinity of West Smithfield Street in McKeesport. The outage is scheduled from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Customers will be notified of the outage via phone message. In the event of inclement weather, the outage will occur on July 5. Thank you for your patience.

ETPD Prescription Drug Drop Off Box Available at the Municipal Building

Elizabeth Township Police Department is excited to announce that we will have a permanent prescription drug drop off box located at the Elizabeth Township Municipal Building at 522 Rock Run Road, Elizabeth, PA. Residents are able to come during normal business hours, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM Monday thru Friday to drop off any prescription drugs that they no longer need or want. The drop off box is located in the lobby of the Municipal Building.


The following list IS accepted: prescription drugs/medications/ointments, prescription patches, over the counter medications, vitamins, sample medications, pet medications

The following list IS NOT accepted: thermometers, hydrogen peroxide, inhalers, needles (sharps), medication from businesses or clinics, aerosol cans, over the counter ointments/liquids


Elizabeth Township Community Shred Event on Saturday July 9th, 2016

Elizabeth Township

Community Shred Event!


WHEN: Saturday July 9, 2016 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

WHERE: Elizabeth Township Municipal Building, 522 Rock Run Road Elizabeth, PA  15037


Do you have sensitive personal documents that you need to securely dispose of?


Shredding of unused, unwanted personal documents is one of the best prevention methods against identity theft. Iron City Workplace Services is a secure shredding company that will hold on-site shredding services for the residents of Elizabeth Township. You can actually WATCH your documents being shredded for maximum security and assurance.


This event is COMPLETELY FREE to all Residents of Elizabeth Township



Some Guidelines:

  • Two 17″x12″ boxes per household
  • Staples are OK
  • We ask that you please remove all binder clips, paper clips, rubber bands & plastic
    • **we ARE able to keep any unwanted empty boxes or plastic


Disclaimer: Only documents with personal data will be accepted;  (no garbage, newspaper, magazines, Christmas/Birthday cards, etc.); shredding will end promptly at 12:00 PM or when truck reaches capacity; no appointments; other restrictions may apply.