2017 Banner Communities - ALOM

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As a result of their outstanding commitment to professional development, prudent fiscal management, transparency, accountability and proactive communications to engage community stakeholders, these communities have achieved Banner Community status in 2017:

Baldwin Borough

Bellevue Borough

Municipality of Bethel Park

Brentwood Borough

Butler Township

Castle Shannon Borough

Collier Township

Cranberry Township

Crescent Township

Dormont Borough

East Deer Township

East McKeesport Borough

Edgewood Borough

Elizabeth Township

Etna Borough

Fox Chapel Borough

Green Tree Borough

Hampton Township

Harrison Township

Indiana Township

Jefferson Hills Borough

Kilbuck Township

Leetsdale Borough

Town of McCandless

Millvale Borough

Municipality of Monroeville

Mt. Lebanon

Munhall Borough

North Fayette Township

North Versailles

O’Hara Township

Ohio Township

Pine Township

Port Vue Borough

Reserve Township

Richland Township

Ross Township

Scott Township

Sewickley Borough

Shaler Township

Sharpsburg Borough

South Park Township

Swissvale Borough

Tarentum Borough

Upper St. Clair Township

Verona Borough

West Deer Township

West View Borough

Whitehall Borough

Wilkins Township

Wilkinsburg Borough

The 2017 Banner Communities were recognized on March 31, 2017 with a Press Event held on the County Courthouse Grand Staircase followed by a luncheon at the Rivers Club.  Click here to view the event photos.

In addition to the awards luncheon, Banner Communities were eligible to receive a scholarship to the 2018 Spring Educational Conference. A drawing took place at the 2017 Spring Educational Conference and the following communities were selected to receive complimentary admittance for one elected official to attend the 2018 Spring Educational Conference:

  • Bellevue Borough
  • Indiana Township
  • Kilbuck Township
  • Pine Township
  • Municipality of Monroeville