1444 Hillsdale Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
412-561-8900

 

Borough News

Planning Commission to begin 6-Month Review on new Zoning Code - The Borough of Dormont Planning Commission will begin a 6-month review on the new zoning code that was adopted in June 2021.… Read more...
Volunteers needed for Snow Angel Program - Volunteers needed for the Borough of Dormont’s Snow Angel program which connects residents in need to volunteers for snow removal on sidewalks… Read more...
Snow Removal Ordinance Reminder - FRIENDLY REMINDER! During winter months when snow falls, it is the responsibility of the property and/or business owners to remove snow and… Read more...
Dormont Stormwater 2022 Business Meeting Information - To all Dormont residents and other interested parties, the regular business voting meetings of the Dormont Borough Stormwater Authority for calendar year… Read more...
Borough Council Meeting to begin at 6:30 PM on Monday, January 3, 2022 - Please note that the Borough Council meeting will begin with newly elected officials sworn in by Judge Hilary Wheatley at 6:30 PM… Read more...

Community Events

Sustainable Pennsylvania Certified Community!

The Sustainable Pennsylvania Community Certification, a project of the Pennsylvania Municipal League and Sustainable Pittsburgh, is a voluntary performance recognition program to help municipalities achieve their sustainability goals to save money, conserve resources, and encourage innovation. It is intended to bring recognition to municipalities that are applying the policy and practice of sustainability as their way of operating in order to advance community prosperity. Focused on municipal operations, policies, and practices, the certification also serves as a mechanism for sharing best practices for creating a more sustainable Pennsylvania. The Borough of Dormont is a Gold Certified municipality.

 

Business Enhancement & Redevelopment

Market Analysis Report – Town Center Associates completed a Market Analysis Report for the Borough that will allow us to target businesses that can be successful in the Borough and match them up with available open properties. Their reports can be viewed or downloaded from our Market Analysis Report page.

West Liberty Avenue Redevelopment – The West Liberty Redevelopment page includes documents and materials prepared by staff and presented to Council and the public regarding the various options Council has for addressing a potential land exchange with #1 Cochran as well as redevelopment of West Liberty Avenue.

Downtown First – Now it’s easy to choose Dormont businesses, first. Use our Downtown First’s Business Directory to find store contact information or to search for local, independent businesses only! Stay tuned – businesses are in the process of adding coupons, specials and much more to their listings on the Downtown First site! Visit downtownfirst.net today!

Sustainable Business Designation – This is a program coordinated jointly by Allegheny Together, Sustainable Pittsburgh, Town Center Associates and the Sustainable Community Development Network. It provides recognition to those businesses who are leaders in sustainability. The following businesses have already been designated:

BRONZE LEVEL  
Alter Ego Body Art Studio 1443 Potomac Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Dormont Florist 2900 W. Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Fredo’s Deli and Market 1451 Potomac Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
DeWalt’s Health Food 1414 Potomac Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
MoonStone – Metaphysical Haven 2892 W. Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
William S. Evans – Attorney at Law 1410 Potomac Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
STRIVER LEVEL  
Potomac Bakery 1419 Potomac Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Minuteman Press 1521 Potomac Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Beyond Bedtime Books 1453 Potomac Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216

Please support them and their efforts to be sustainable.

For more information visit the Sustainable Pittsburgh website at: www.c4spgh.org/

Also visit: http://www.downtownfirst.net/sustainable-businesses

Small Business Development Center Recognizes Dormont Businesses – The University of Pittsburgh Small Business Development Center in conjunction with the Borough of Dormont has recognized 4 local businesses for demonstrating both Entrepreneurial Spirit and Community Partnership and adding to the quality of life in Dormont.

Dormont Appliance

Cain’s Saloon

These businesses are:

  • Cain’s Saloon
  • Club Cycle
  • Dormont Appliance Center
  • Dormont News

     

Volunteers needed for Snow Angel Program! To sign up, contact Borough Offices at 412-561-8900 x1 or emailBBachman@boro.dormont.pa.us