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Town Council to hold meeting June 14

The Town Council of the Town of McCandless will hold a meeting on Monday, June 14 at 7:30 p.m. at McCandless Town Hall (9955 Grubbs Road).

"Lost & Found" art display by Meg Dooley starting June 18

Local artist Meg Dooley will have a collaged painting display titled "Lost & Found" at the McCandless/Northern Allegheny Heritage... more ››

Seeking applicants for Technology Advisory Committee

The Town of McCandless is seeking applicants for two positions on the Technology Advisory Committee. The terms expire June 30, 2025.

Stars and Stripes virtual bingo July 1

Time to get in the red, white and blue spirit! The McCandless Activities Advisory Committee is sponsoring a virtual “Stars and Stripes”... more ››

Deer management update (May 2021)

On April 12, 2021, Town Council unanimously approved entering into an agreement with Suburban Whitetail Management to conduct a bow hunting... more ››

Hidden Heritage extended to June 30!

The Hidden Heritage scavenger hunt has been extended to June 30!The cost is $15 (check made out to "Town of McCandless" preferred, but cash... more ››

Changes due to COVID restrictions being lifted

With the lifting of nearly all of Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 mitigation orders on Monday, May 31, the Town is announcing the resumption of... more ››

Move Over Law took effect April 27

Pennsylvania’s Move Over Law took effect April 27.

Hidden Heritage scavenger hunt April 30 to June 2

How well do you know the history of our community? Join us for another family-friendly scavenger hunt to discover some of the area’s hidden... more ››

Local Earned Income Tax deadline extended to May 17

Due to the ongoing issues related to the COVID 19 pandemic the Town of McCandless, as a member of the Allegheny North Tax Collection... more ››

Town receives Governor's Award for Local Government Excellence

The Town of McCandless is a recipient of the 2021 Governor’s Awards for Local Government Excellence.The Department of Community and... more ››

Deer management update (March 23, 2021)

Below are a few updates on the ongoing deer management discussion. For a full picture of this discussion, go to ... more ››

Leaf mulch will be available starting March 26

Leaf mulch for residents will be available at the parking lot between the McCandless/Northern Allegheny Heritage Center and the Lorraine G... more ››

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McCandless is a Banner Community!

For the ninth year in a row, the Town of McCandless has been named a Banner Community by the Allegheny League of Municipalities.The Town is... more ››

Yard Waste pickup resumes March 1

Waste Management will resume the collection of yard waste on Monday, March 1. You may place yard waste in your green-lid container or in up... more ››

Video from "Overpopulation of Whitetail Deer in the North Hills" event

Held on February 16, 2021, this Zoom event featured a panel of experts discussing the overpopulation of deer in the area and how you can... more ››

Spring roadside cleanup April 10

Save the date … the next roadside litter cleanup event in McCandless is scheduled for Saturday morning April 10 at 10 a.m. All are welcome.


Town launches Instagram account

We are excited to announce the launch of the Town of McCandless Official Instagram account! Click on the link below and give us a follow to... more ››

Allegheny County COVID-19 vaccine plan

COVID-19 vaccines arrived in Allegheny County in mid-December and as we welcomed 2021, more than 20,000 county residents had received their... more ››


McCandless Police Department’s K9 Joy has received donation of body armor

McCandless Police Department’s K9 Joy has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit... more ››