COVID-19

The top priority of South Fayette Township during this challenging time is the health and safety of our citizens and employees. Please follow the orders and recommendations of health officials to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

Stay calm, stay home, stay safe.

South Fayette Township has filed an emergency declaration to support the local response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

About COVID-19

COVID-19, a respiratory disease caused by the coronavirus, can spread from person to person. Symptoms can include fever, cough and shortness of breath. If you think you may have been exposed, call your health care provider immediately.

  1. Residents asked to wear homemade masks

    Pennsylvania and South Fayette residents are asked to wear non-medical-grade masks across the nose and mouth to help protect each other from coronavirus in public. Read on...
  2. South Fayette closes playgrounds and pavilions; green spaces still open in parks

    Open spaces and trails in township parks remain open, but the township is closing all playgrounds and pavilions until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Indoor restrooms remain closed, but portable restrooms are available. Read on...
  3. Waste Management not picking up yard waste, loose items or bulk/furniture

    To help slow the spread of COVID-19, Waste Management is not picking up any yard waste, furniture or excess trash. Regular trash and recycling pickup continue, but all trash must be bagged (no loose items) and all recycling must be inside the bin. Read on...
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Interactive map showing confirmed cases in Allegheny County, by municipality

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South Fayette Township is concerned about South Fayette residents who may be experiencing a hardship due to COVID-19 restrictions. If you need special assistance, please let us know so we can try to connect you with the resources to help:

Responses are confidential and shared only to the extent needed to provide assistance. The township does not have special access to supplies, but we are assessing community needs during this challenging time to determine how we may be able to help.

Resources

Food Assistance
Driver and Vehicle Regulations
Health and Human Services
  • 2-1-1  In Southwestern Pennsylvania, dial 2-1-1 OR call 888-856-2773 OR text your ZIP code to 898-211
  • Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 OR call 800-273-8255 (Spanish: 1-888-628-9454)
  • Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990
  • Substance Abuse Help OR call 1-800-662-4357
  • Veterans: 1-800-273-8255
Utility Bills and Creditors
If you are experiencing a hardship, please immediately inform your utilities, banks, credit card companies and other creditors. Most companies are delaying utility turn-off measures and working with customers who are experiencing financial difficulties due to COVID-19. South Fayette Township continues to pay for waste and recycling collection.

Face Mask Guidelines

Mask Guidelines for the Coronavirus

Park and Trail Safety

Social distancing in parks infographic

Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety

drawwing of perrson walking on the left facing traffic and riding bicycles single file on right
County stop the spread of germs
PA COVID Testing