WEBSITE HOSTING AVAILABLE for COUNTY MUNICIPALITIES: In January 2008, the Greene County Commissioners began offering Municipal Website Hosting, to encourage our townships and boroughs to compile information about their own municipality that would benefit the residents of that municipality.
We're proud to announce that Perry Township has been the first to take advantage of our county website hosting service.
Meeting Dates: 2nd Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. Township Building
Boyt B. Blair, Chairman Mark E. Lemley, Vice Chairman Jeff Raddish
Linda Van Druff 881 Mt. Morris Rd Waynesburg, PA 15370 724-324-5533
J. William Hook 189 West High St Waynesburg, PA 15370 724-627-6126
Patricia Walko Doug Stiles Gene Lee
Rick Owens 724-627-9317
Timothy Neil 724-966-9295
K-2 Engineering Uniontown, PA 15401 724-322-2166
ZONING & CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER:
Steve Coss 724-852-2168
ZONING HEARING BOARD MEMBERS:
Steve Johnson Beverly Woods Joseph Walko William Watt, Alternate Linda Chambers, Solicitor Gretchen Henderson, Secretary
APPOINTED TAX COLLECTOR: Keystone Collections Group 546 Wendel Rd, Irwin, PA 15462 Phone: 724-978-0300 / Fax: 724-978-0339
Board Meeting Minutes: Please visit the township office for a copy of their meeting notes.
Permits and Ordiances: Please contact the township office at 724-627-8935.
MORE ABOUT WHITELEY TOWNSHIP:
Whiteley and Dunkard Townships, were formed in December 1794 (division of Greene Township) and Whiteley was incorporated in 1798. The bounds beginning at the head of Smith’s Run on the state line, down said run to the mouth, across Dunkard Creek to the mouth of Glade Run, up the said run to the head, along the ridge dividing Meadow run from Watkins Run, straight to the mouth of Montgomery Run on the north side of Whiteley Creek, thence up the said run to the head till it strikes the present township line, the upper or western district, to be called Whiteley Township.
Children living within Whiteley Township attend school in the Central Greene School District include:
Margaret Bell Miller Middle School (724-852-2722)
Perry Elementary (724-324-2687)
Waynesburg Central Elementary (724-627-3081)
Waynesburg Central High (724-852-1050)
Central Greene School District Administration Offices (724-627-8151) (Fax: 724-627-9591)
Greene County Career & Technology Center (724-627-3106)
Polling Place for Whiteley Township residents is in the Whiteley Township Municipal Building (old Kirby School) located at 1426 Kirby Road, Waynesburg, PA 15370
For more information, contact the Greene County Elections Office at 724-852-5304. Whiteley Township Coordinance: Latitude 39º50'00"N, Longitude -70º06'59"W, & Elevation 901 ft.
Watershed used by Whiteley Township is the Ohio Basin, Monongahela Subbasin (Watershed Source: www.dep.state.pa.us).
The geography of Whiteley Township according to the United States Census Bureau, has a total area of 81.0 km˛ (31.3mi˛) all land. Deed Transfers: A deed is the document that transfers ownership of real estate. It contains the names of the old and new owners and a legal description of the property, and is signed by the person transferring the property. Property Deeds for Greene County are recorded in our Office of Register and Recorder, located in the Greene County Courthouse, Room 100, 10 East High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370 (Phone: 724-852-5283). For more information, go to: Recorder of Deeds.
Click here for deed transfers recorded within Whiteley Township of Greene County, Pennsylvania. Comprehensive Plan: For information on Whiteley Township's Comprehensive Plan, please contact the township office at 724-627-8935.
Also see the Greene County Comprehensive Plan prepared by the Department of Economic Development.
NOTABLE MENTIONED WITHIN WHITELEY TOWNSHIP:
Parks & Recreation: Girl Scout Camp; Haines Family-Owned Campground
Churches: Claughton Chapel, Fairall, Pin Oak Church, Valley Chapel
PENNSYLVANIA LOCAL GOVERNMENT:
(Information Source: wikipedia.org (Wikipedia, the Free Online Encyclopedia))
Local Government in Pennsylvania is a mosaic of 5,334 individual units. All were established by the State or provincial government and operate under laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Each unit is distinct and independent of other local units, although they may overlap geographically and may act together to serve the public. Franklin Township is located within Greene County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was was 7,694 at the 2000 census.
USEPA FIPS Code for Pennsylvania = 42, Greene County = 059 (42059).
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To search for cemeteries, villages and other features within Greene County, visit the
USGS Geographical Names Information System (GNIS) to determine what 7.5' topographic map(s) depict specific geographic features.