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 alert, stay safe.
South Fayette Township has filed an emergency declaration to support the local response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 (which stands for coronavirus 2019) is a respiratory disease caused by the coronavirus that can spread from person to person.
Symptoms may appear 2 to 14 days after exposure to the virus. In combination, common symptoms can include fever, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and sudden loss of taste and/or smell. If you think you may have been exposed, call your health care provider immediately.
Large community events in South Fayette are postponed until next year due to COVID-19 crowd restrictions, but the township is considering the possibility of holding a fireworks event in the fall. Read on...
Openings include playgrounds, courts, fields, restrooms and rental pavilions in Fairview, Morgan, Boys Home, Preservation and Sturgeon parks, and the township’s portion of the Panhandle Trail. Read on...
Allegheny County, including South Fayette Township, moves Fri. June 5 to the green phase of the COVID-19 reopening process. More businesses and facilities may begin to reopen with safety guidelines in place. Read on...
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:
- Leave a message on our 24-hour helpline: 412-221-8700, ext. 254
- Submit an online form: www.southfayettepa.com/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.
- Allegheny County Free Food Distribution Sites
- Bridgeville / South Fayette Community Food Bank; 412-221-5132 - Curbside distribution at Bethany Presbyterian Church on the third Saturday of each month, 8:30 a.m. to noon
- COMPASS Pennsylvania Food Benefits; 1-800-692-7462
- Farmers Market Nutrition Programs in Pennsylvania
- Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
- Just Harvest
- Pennsylvania Bureau of Food Assistance
- Pittsburgh Food Policy
- Restaurants in South Fayette
- Senior Citizen Food Programs
- Senior Food Box Program - South Fayette (During COVID-19 restrictions, please call the township office at 412-221-8700, extension 222, to sign up rather than appearing in person.)
- Sheetz Kidz Meal Bagz - Available at South Fayette location, 3109 Washington Pike
- South Fayette School District: Free curbside meal pickup 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Friday at high school, Old Oakdale Road, for students qualifying for free/reduced meals and South Fayette senior citizens in need
- South West Meals on Wheels
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
- Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Special Supplemental Nutrition Program
- Farmers Market Safety Guidance
- Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture - Farm Market Guidance
- The Original Farmers Market, South Fayette
- Child Care Centers - CDC Guidelines
- Construction Industry Safety Guidance
- Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act
- Economic Injury Disaster Loans
- Outdoor Business Guidelines - Golf Course, Marina, Private Campground
- Paycheck Protection Program
- Pennsylvania COVID-19 Working Capital Access Program
- Small Business Administration Loans
- South West Communities Chamber of Commerce
- Unemployment Compensation
- 2-1-1 In Southwestern Pennsylvania, dial 2-1-1, or call 888-856-2773, or text your ZIP code to 898-211
- COMPASS Pennsylvania Health and Human Service Programs; 1-800-692-7462
- Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 or call 800-273-8255 (Spanish: 1-888-628-9454)
- Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990
- Mental Health Support and Referral Helpline, Pennsylvania Department of Human Services: 1-855-284-2494 (TTY: 724-631-5600)
- National Alliance on Mental Illness COVID-19 Resource Guide
- Resolve Crisis Services; 1-888-796-8226
- Substance Abuse Help; 1-800-662-4357 (1-800-662-HELP)
- Tobacco-Free Allegheny; 412-322-8321
- Veterans Crisis Line; 1-800-273-8255 @(Model.BulletStyle == CivicPlus.Entities.Modules.Layout.Enums.BulletStyle.Decimal ? "ol" : "ul")>
- Allegheny County Moratorium on Evictions
- Big Burgh - Crisis Help for Homeless or Potential Homeless
- Eviction and Foreclosure Protections in Pennsylvania
- Business Guidance for Reopening (PDF)
- Parks and Recreation Guidance for Reopening (PDF)
- Process to Reopen Pennsylvania - Office of Gov. Tom Wolf
- Restaurant and Dining Guidance
- Dollar Energy Fund
- Municipal Authority of the Township of South Fayette (Sewage and Dye Tests); 412-257-5100
- Utility Company Contact Information
- West Penn Power / First Energy - Electricity Bill Assistance - For residential customers, the first step is to call 1-800-545-7741.
- American Red Cross - Donate Blood
- Bridgeville / South Fayette Community Food Bank - Donate Food
- Central Blood Bank - Donate Blood
Allegheny County is offering all voters a mail-in/absentee ballot option for the June 2 primary election. You can apply online or return a paper application with a postage-paid, addressed envelope that the county elections division is mailing to registered voters.