• Police

    Police

    Emergency: 911
    Non-Emergency: 412-473-3056
    Police Department: 724-224-1515
    Contact Via Email

  • Fire/EMS

    Fire/EMS

  • Recreation

    Recreation

     

    Recreation Board meets the 1st Thursday of each month @ 6:30 PM at the Borough Building (when needed).

  • About Tarentum

    About Tarentum

     

    The town of Tarentum was founded by Judge Henry Marie Brackenridge in 1829 when the Pennsylvania Canal was completed between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. The canal gave birth to many towns along the route.

Events

RECREATIONAL FIRES/PORTABLE OUTDOOR FIREPLACES

Due to the popularity of recreational fires, we want the residents of Tarentum to be aware of the regulations as stated in the 2012 International Fire Code.  In Section 307: Recreational Fires and Portable Outdoor Fireplaces:

307.4.2 Recreational Fires: Recreational fires shall not be conducted within 25 feet of a structure (house, garage, shed or fence) or combustible material (ex: trees, shrubs, bushes, vehicles and gas engines).

307.4.3 Portable Outdoor Fireplaces: Portable outdoor fireplaces shall be used in accordance with the manufacturers instruction and shall not be operated within 15 feet of a structure or combustible material.

307.5 Attendance: Open burning, recreational fires and use of portable outdoor fireplaces shall be constantly attended until the fire is extinguished.  A minimum of one portable fire extinguisher complying with Section 906 with a minimum 4-A rating or other approved on-sire-fire-extinguishing equipment, such as dirt, sand, water barrel, garden hose or water truck, shall be available for immediate utilization.

2017 SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE PARK

WEDNESDAYS AT 7:00 PM

SNACK SHACK OPENS AT 6:00
COME JOIN US FOR GREAT FOOD AND GREAT MUSIC!!!

June 7 - American Pie
Oldies 60's, 70's & 80's (Rain Date June 14)

June 21 - Andy Mangini 
Acoustic /Classic Rock ( Rain Date June 28)

July 5 - Curt Marino & Marcie Covey
Risen to Save
Contemporary Christian Music (No Rain Date)

July 19 - Karl Lukitisch
 Variety 50's, 60's & 70's(No Rain Date)

August 2 - Darryl & Pete
Classic Rock (Rain Date Aug 9)

August 16 - Wanna Beatles
Beatles Music (Rain Date Aug 23)

August 30 - The Merc's
Jazz, Blues & Rock (Rain Date Sept 6)

All concerts are sponsored by the Tarentum Recreation Board
Questions call Carrie Fox @ 
724-448-1470

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Recreational Documents

Download events schedules, festival and fair applications, and contest entry forms.

 

DOWNLOAD APPLICATIONS

Download boro applications and forms.  Other boro downloads are available HERE.

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Notices

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