Proud of its history and fully encompassing the technological and cultural advances of the twenty-first century, West Homestead is a safe, family-friendly community offering a welcoming array of shops, restaurants, hotels and other businesses to suit any need or appetite.
We are proud of the folks serving and protecting our community – our law enforcement officers, our volunteer firefighters, first-rate maintenance crew and borough personnel, and our local government officials are all working together to make West Homestead a wonderful place to call home.
Our Annual Holiday Event will be on Friday, December 6th at the Borough Building. Festivities begin at 7:15 p.m. Santa & Mrs. Claus will be here!
The Steel Valley Christmas Parade will be on Saturday, December 7th beginning at noon. Contact Homestead Mayor Esper at 412-461-0667 if you would like to participate in the parade. Line-up will begin at Forest Avenue in West Homestead, and proceed down Eighth Avenue into Munhall.
Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 14th at 10:00 a.m. at the West Homestead Fire Department.
By law, West Homestead Borough can no longer take televisions, laptops, computers, printers or other electronic computer and/or audio-visual items as part of the Pennsylvania Covered Device Recycling Act. It is against the law for these items to be thrown out with your trash and for us to take them. They must now be recycled and can be dropped off at a designated collection point. Below are some of the collection sites, but you will need to call to find out what they accept, procedures, if there are any fees, times they are open, etc.
680 East Waterfront Drive, Munhall
9951 Mountain View Drive, West Mifflin
214 North Lexington Street, Pittsburgh
EVOLUTION E-CYCLING (W)
2235 Mary Street, South Side
eLoop, LLC (E)
625 Plum Industrial Court, Pittsburgh
For more information on the covered device recycling act, please visit the State's website by clicking HERE.
For more information on other places to recycle, please visit www.zerowastepgh.org
View historic photos of the rich tradition of West Homestead and its surrounding areas.