Community Clean up day in West Deer Township
Left, Scott Woloszyk, a volunteer at Clean-Up Day, checks out a debris pick-up stick made fellow volunteer James L ...Wilson (right). Mr. Wilson’s son James W. (center) also took part in the program on Saturday, April 21.
Organization(s) and individuals were out on Saturday, April 21 participating in the 2018 West Deer Community Spring Clean-Up Day!
This annual event has been set up to collect trash and debris around the Township as a community. Similar to the "Adopt a Highway" and "Adopt a Stream" programs, the goal of this event is to increase the aesthetic quality of West Deer Township.
Participants met at the West Deer Township Municipal Building to pick up their reflective vests, gloves and bags.
Thank you to the volunteers for their dedication to our community.
Deer Lakes Park
A beautiful sunny day with warm weather brought out a lot of families to visit the playgrounds at Deer Lakes Park. Some construction is still in... progress but should be completed by the time the spray pool is to open. Watch the Town Flyer for more details on Deer Lakes Park . . . one of the best kept secrets in West Deer.
Springdale Veterans Association is looking volunteers . . .
Attention all Post 593 members, Joel from Springdale Veterans Association has reached out to me aski...ng for volunteers to help collect money on May 5th, 2018. It will be a combined Post contribution to the VA. We are in need of volunteers for an hour to an hour and half to help collect in Harmarville Rt 910 and Rt. 28, from noon till 3pm. SVA has done this in years past and asking us for help. Sign up sheet will be posted at our legion, hope to see you all there. Additional info please feel free to call me 412-860-8600. Phil
From the Harmar Harmar Township Police Department
Guys Run Road will be closed from Campbells Run Road to Locust Hill Road for an extended period ...of time due to the landslide blocking the roadway. Penn Dot is working diligently to rectify the situation. There is no time frame for re-opening the roadway, we will provide updates when we receive them.
Heather White received an “Award of Excellence” at the Standard Ceramic Supply Suburban High School exhibit in Carnegie. The competition was juried by Gary Gree...nberg, a ceramics professor at Clarion University.
Emily Mischen, Haley Kilnensmith Pierce, Amanda Bialis, Mercedes Guido and Trisha Edwards also participated in the event.
Accident with Injuries
Motorcycle versus Pole
West Deer Police, EMS, Fire Stations 288, 289, and 290 responded this afternoon, Thursday, April 12, 2018 to an ac...cident involving a motor cycle on Bakerstown-Culmerville Road. The accident occurred between Christy Road and Armstrong Road in West Deer. It was reported that the operator of the motor cycle tried to avoid hitting a utility pole that had broken in the wind and was dangling by the wires. The operator of the motorcycle was transported by West Deer EMS to a baseball field near the Off-Season building located on Chase Drive in Tarentum and transferred to Life-Flight. Condition of the motorcycle operator is unknown at this time.