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South Franklin Township will be sending out a monthly email blast listing events in the Township throughout the year. If you would like to be added to the list please send an email to southfranklintwpcalendar@gmail.com and we will be sure to keep you informed! Click HERE for December 2016.

Check out the information and application for the Greater Washington County Food Bank. Application.

Check out this safety ID card for your children. Feel free to print it out for your use.

Attention Residents: If you notice an issue with a State Road (Lagonda, Jolly School, Cove, Route 18, Route 221, Vaneal, Pleasant Grove, Cracraft, Pikes Peak) please CLICK HERE to visit PennDOT's website to submit your concern.

If you are buying, selling, or plan on building a house, please view these three documents to help with the sewage requirements of the properties and the process you will need to complete. What is a Planning Module? Planning Module Requirements. Sewage Malfunction Process.

Electronics Recycling Information: The Washington County Planning Commission is holding monthly electronics collection services at the County Fairground. The final 2016 date for electronics recycling are Dec. 13. Visit their website for more information:http://www.co.washington.pa.us/index.aspx?nid=169

PLEASE NO PARKING ON ANY OF THE PARK TRAILS. THEY ARE FOR WALKING ONLY.

 PLEASE USE THE WASTE STATIONS WITHIN THE PARK TO CLEAN-UP AFTER YOUR PET.

CLICK HERE for Winter Safety Tips
Please read HERE for information about the Township's road plowing and salting process to give a better understanding of how the Road Crew operates during snowstorms.

CLICK HERE or HERE or HERE or HERE or HERE  or HERE for Pipeline Safety Information

Check out this information regarding Onlot Sewage Systems. It is very helpful especially if you are building a new home or need a new system.

If you own and operate a DRONE within South Franklin Township, please read these Federal guidelines or visit www.faa.gov/uas or www.knowbeforeyoufly.org.

The South Franklin Volunteer Fire Department is looking for new volunteers. Please visit their website for more information by clicking HERE.

South Franklin Township 2011 Act 13 reimbursement = $177,633.27
South Franklin Township 2012 Act 13 reimbursement = $286,618.70
South Franklin Township 2013 Act 13 reimbursement = $342,345.48
South Franklin Township 2014 Act 13 reimbursement = $325,002.00
South Franklin Township 2015 Act 13 reimbursement = $258,167.93

Free Water Quality Testing Program from Carnegie Mellon University. CLICK HERE for more information regarding the program.

Methane Gas and Your Water Well Fact Sheet... click HERE for more information.
DEP Water Supply Replacement and Subsidence Damage Repair Info... click HERE

Community Building/Pavilion Rental
South Franklin began taking reservations for 2017 rentals of the Community Building, Lower Pavilion and Upper Pavilion for South Franklin Township residents only Thursday January 12, 2017 at the municipal building. Residents must apply in person and pay the deposit (Bldg. $100, lower pavilion $150 and upper pavilion $125) when the reservation is made. Beginning March 1, 2017 reservations will be open to the public during regular office hours.

Click Here to view information about expanding Broadband Internet service in the Township.

CLICK HERE to view the 2016 Fall Edition of the Township Bulletin

Earned Income Tax Changes - FOR YOUR INFORMATION

CLICK HERE for information on Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety

South Franklin Township is located in southern Washington County, Pennsylvania approximately 25 miles southwest of Pittsburgh.  The Township is home to over 3,310 (Census 2010) residents and is 21.1 square miles in area.  The predominance of development in the Township is residential in nature with nearly 50% of all land use classified as agricultural in character.

South Franklin Township is part of the McGuffey School District.  Residents are provided with a variety of municipal services including fire, planning, code enforcement, and recreation.  Township taxes are low and have not increased in ten years. The majority of the community’s population lives within close proximity to major transportation corridors (I-70, Route 18) that provide convenient access to the Pittsburgh metropolitan area in 30 minutes. The Township takes great pride in its heritage and character, and is dedicated to the continued delivery of quality services and the enhancement of the community’s overall quality of life. Thanks for visiting our website.  Better yet, we hope you visit us in person.  We look forward to meeting you.   Need Directions Click here

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