Ward 2 Council seat filled, other appointments made

Town Council on May 18 voted to appoint M. Michele “Shelly” Sponholz to the vacant Ward 2 seat on Council.She will fill in the unexpired... more ››

Polling location change announced

The Allegheny County Elections Division on May 15, 2020 issued the full list of consolidated polling place locations for the Tuesday, June... more ››

Yellow phase guidance

Starting May 15, Allegheny County moved into the "yellow" phase under Gov. Tom Wolf's Process to Reopen Pennsylvania.

Community Day 2020 canceled

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Town of McCandless regretfully is announcing the cancellation of the 20th annual Community Day... more ››

McCandless Cares and Shares was a BIG success!

The McCandless Cares and Shares food drive on April 29 was a huge success!This event served nearly 180 vehicles, each receiving two bags of... more ››


Senior Spotlight looks to honor graduating seniors

With schools closed through the end of the academic year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, graduating seniors (both high school and college) in... more ››

COVID-19 assistance info for small business owners

Small business owners, see the links below for information from the federal government related to assistance with things like rent,... more ››

Resources available for seniors, etc.

We welcome our senior, disabled, and immunocompromised residents to contact the Town by phone at 412-364-0616 or by e-mail at... more ››

Waste Management temporary changes

Because of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Federal and State Declarations of Emergency have been issued that recommend non-essential... more ››

Rochester Road utility work

PennDOT District 11 is announcing utility relocation work on Rochester Road in McCandless will begin Monday, March 2 (weather permitting).

"Flooding in Our Community" video

For those who were not able to make it to the "Flooding in our Community" presentation on February 5, the video of it is below.

2020 paving program is set

Town Council on Monday, January 13 approved the following roads to be paved this year:

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Autism awareness sticker available

The McCandless Police Department, McCandless Fire and Rescue Service, and the McCandless-Franklin Park Ambulance Authority have produced an... more ››

UPMC Passavant to sponsor new fitness court

UPMC Passavant is a major sponsor of a new, outdoor fitness court coming to the Town of McCandless in 2020.

Officers of the year

Officers of the Year named

Town Council on Monday, October 28 honored Sgt. Bryan Madden and K9 Officer Joy as the Officers of the Year.

Proposed budget for 2020

The proposed Town budget for 2020 is available for viewing.The proposed budget has all Town tax rates projected to stay the same. Town... more ››

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Fall roadside cleanup was the largest one yet

The 2019 fall roadside cleanup (held Saturday, October 19) was the larget one the Town has held yet, with nearly 80 volunteers picking up... more ››

Gold certification

McCandless achieves Gold Sustainable PA Community Certification status

The Town of McCandless has achieved Gold status in the ... more ››

Community Day wrap-up!

Thank you to all who made the Town's 19th annual Community Day (held September 14) a success! Planning for the 20th annual event will begin... more ››

Recyclable Art Show this summer!

The Town of McCandless is putting on its very first Recyclable Art Show to demonstrate that when it comes to recycling, we can be creative... more ››