GRACE Program 2020 2021 Contract Approval
29 September 2020
The Greene County Investment in Agriculture: Cost-share Enhancement (GRACE) Program is a conservation-based program directly funded by the Greene County Conservation District
(GCCD) that was designed to enhance soil health and water quality within the agriculture
Greene County Offers Non-profit Grant Programs
9 September 2020
Greene County Commissioners announce the Greene County CARES Non-profit Grant Program offering financial relief to support non-profit agencies in their community outreach efforts. The source of funding for this grant program is the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act federal stimulus package.
Greene County Plans Investment in Broadband Capabilities
1 September 2020
The Greene County Commissioners are planning to invest between $1 million and $1.6 million toward increased broadband capabilities. High on their priorities, the Commissioners have been working on a plan and coordinating with industry partners to increase broadband availability and reliability.
Small Business Advantage Grant for Protection Projects
26 August 2020
The Department of Environmental Protections Small Business Advantage Grant has expanded to include natural resource conservation projects for agriculture to prevent soil erosion or decrease sediment/nutrient runoff into nearby streams.
Four PA Small Water Grants
18 August 2020
The Greene County Commissioners announce the awarding of four PA Small Water and Sewer Grants for Greene County projects. In coordination with Cumberland Township and the Southwestern Pennsylvania Water Authority (SPWA), Greene County submitted an application to support the Jacobs Ferry Road Water Line Extension Project in December 2019.
COVID Rent Relief and Mortgage Assistance
10 July 2020
Greene County Human Services Housing Program will be assisting with applications for the CARES RRP (Rent Relief Program) for financial assistance offered through Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA). Applications are available now.
Broadband Internet Survey
16 June 2020
High-speed broadband is critical to the growth of the local economy in both community and business development. As we have experienced through the response to the Covid-19 pandemic, internet is more vital now than ever before.
But closing broadband gaps requires data about broadband speeds in homes and businesses throughout Greene County.
Greene County Finalizes Vote County
8 June 2020
Greene County officials have published the results of Tuesdayâ€™s Primary Election to their Election website; https://www.co.greene.pa.us/Elections. A total of 7,773 ballots have been cast and counted. The number of mail-in and absentee ballots, influenced by the changes of ACT 77,increased by approximately 3,000 compared to previous years.
Greene County Pools and Summer Camp Revisited
27 May 2020
Governor Wolf announced late last Friday a significant change in criteria to be considered in the reopening plan for Pennsylvania, specifically for pools and summer day camps. In light of these changes, the Greene County Commissioners and Parks and Recreation anticipate opening two swimming pools and conducting a modified summer day camp schedule.
Greene County Receives Additional CDBG Competitive Funds
26 May 2020
The Greene County Commissioners would like to recognize Crystal Simmons and her success in bringing Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding to Greene County. Greene County will receive $660,212 to upgrade Brave Water System in Wayne Township.
Greene County Conservation District Coloring Contest Winners
18 May 2020
The Greene County Conservation District held a pair of contests as part of
Conservation District Week. The first contest was a coloring contest open to pre-K students across
Greene County. The second was a poster contest open to all Greene County students in Kindergarten
through the eighth grade.
Greene County COVID-19 Update
15 May 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WAYNESBURG Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The phased reopening of the Commonwealth consists of three phases; red, yellow and green followed by a phase out period. Greene County will progress into the yellow phase of the COVID-19 reopening plan beginning Friday, May 15, 2020. it is with much desolation that we announce cancellations and closings...
RFP Notice: Early Intervention Provider of Service
1 May 2020
Greene County Human Services, Early Intervention Program has issued an RFP for a Provider of Service.
RFP Notice: Vending Machines
1 May 2020
The Greene County Commissioners are requesting proposals for contracted vending machine services to include the installation, maintenance, and repair of the machines and the products. The select company will provide services for the county staff and the public.