Public Works

South Fayette Township Public Works is essential to the maintenance of parks, roads, buildings and other township-owned property and facilities. Some of the crew's many activities include:

  • Snow plowing
  • Grass mowing
  • Road & pothole repair
  • Storm sewer maintenance
  • Park upkeep
  • Street sweeping
  • Wood chipping
  • Debris cleanup
  • Sign installation
  • Utility line marking
  • Building maintenance
Yellow truck in garage for public works
Public Works includes a management team consisting of a director, a superintendent, and a foreman. The union workforce includes 3 heavy equipment operators, 2 full-time mechanics, and 6 laborers / truck drivers. Parks maintenance consists of 2 laborers / truck drivers. The department is on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The appropriate Public Works employees are certified in the use and monitoring of herbicides and pesticides.

Wood Waste Recycling Center

Residents are welcome to drop off wood waste (limbs up to 8 inches in diameter) and help themselves to wood chips/mulch at the township's wood waste recycling/chipping site, along Ridge Road in Boys Home Park. Hours are dawn to dusk.

Please follow these guidelines for dropping off wood waste:
  • No plastic bags
  • No grass clippings
  • No trees/branches larger than 8 inches in diameter
  • No tinsel or decorations on Christmas trees
  • No tree stumps

Directions to Boys Home Park / Wood Waste Recycling

Wood Waste Recycling at Boys Home Park

External view of Public Works Building & Garage