City Services

CITY OF NEW KENSINGTON

301 ELEVENTH STREET
NEW KENSINGTON PA 15068
724-337-4523 fax: 724-337-6911

Emergency Management Plan

UTILITY SERVICES

COMCAST: (cable service)
Hookup, Problems & Billing – 724-335-9188
or 1-800-XFINITY (934-6489)
Public Service Announcements – FAX: 412-406-4188 or 724-212-3408

SATELLITE TV – Al’s Satellite TV – 1-800-974-3474

INTERNET/CABLE :
Verizon – 800-837-4966 http://fios.verizon.com/
Exede, Satellite/Internet Company – www.exede.com
Hughesnet – www.hughesnetsatellite.com   866-649-3926

GAS:
Peoples TWP
1-800-222-5101

TELEPHONE:
Verizon    800-837-4966   http://fios.verizon.com/

Basic Talk    866-548-2228   https://www.basictalk.com/unlimited-calls/

WATER:
NK Water Authority – 724-337-3577

SEWAGE:
Sewage Office – 724-335-9813

ELECTRIC:
First Energy (West Penn Power) – 800-686-0021 Customer Service
800-544-4877 Report an Outage


AK MEDICAL CENTER
651 4th Avenue, New Kensington PA 15068
724-334-4710

AK SENIOR CITIZENS
visit: www.freewebs.com/akvscc

AMBULANCE
Emergency – 911
Schedule Ambulance Pickup – 724-335-0790

AMERICAN RED CROSS
724-337-6595

ANIMAL PROTECTORS
724-335-7388
http://www.animalprotectors.net/

BIRTH CERTIFICATES
Bureau of Vital Statistics:
Western Pennsylvania – 724-656-3100
Pittsburgh – 412-565-5114

BUILDING PERMITS
Patrick McGrath – 724-335-3554

BUILDING INSPECTOR
Patrick McGrath – 724-335-3554

BUS TRANSPORTATION
Bus Schedules are available at the New Kensington Area Chamber of Commerce

Access Busses (Allegheny Co) – 724-274-4114
Allegheny County PAT – 412-442-2000
UPMC St. Margaret Free Shuttle – 724-335-8597
County Transit Authority – 800-221-9282

CABLE – COMCAST
Hookup, Problems & Billing – 724-335-9188
Public Service Announcements
Fax Info one month in advance to 412-406-4188 (non-profit only)

CAREER LINK (EMPLOYMENT OFFICE)
New Kensington
724-334-8600

CITY HALL
Mayor’s Office – 724-337-4525
City Clerk – 724-337-4523
City Treasurer – 724-335-5111
Ordinance Officer – 724-335-3554
Street Department – 724-335-5421

COMMUNITY HEALTH CLINIC-New Kensington
724-335-3334

COUNTY COURT HOUSE
Westmoreland – 800-442-6926

DEATH CERTIFICATES
Bureau of Vital Statistics:
Western Pennsylvania – 724-656-3100
Pittsburgh – 412-565-5114

DISTRICT JUSTICE FRANK PALLONE
724-335-5050

DRIVER’S LICENSE CENTER
724-339-4852 (CLOSED MONDAYS)
Photo Center: 724-335-9130

FIRE
Emergency – 911

FIRE HALLS
#1 – 785 4th Ave. 724-335-4100
#2 – 422 Freeport St 724-335-4200
#3 – 1045 Victoria Ave. 724-335-4300
#4 – Strawn & 7th St. 724-335-4400
#5 – 556 Camp Ave. 734-335-4500

GARBAGE PICKUP
Waste Management of Pittsburgh – 800-458-4090
Pickup is every Friday for the Entire City

GENERAL CLEANUP
Tree Limb Pickup – 724-335-5421

MARRIAGE CERTIFICATES
Bureau of Vital Statistics:
Western Pennsylvania – 724-656-3100
Pittsburgh – 412-565-5114

NEW KENSINGTON HILL NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH GROUP
Monthly Meetings at City Hall
7 pm – First Thursday of the Month
Information & Contact:
Angie Enciso 724-339-1338

NORTHERN WESTMORELAND CAREER TECHNOLOGY CENTER VO-TECH705 Stevenson Blvd., New Kensington PA 15068
Phone: Culinary 724-335-9389
Cosmetology 724-337-3820

PARKS & RECREATION
MEMORIAL PARK:
(opens Memorial Day weekend – closes Labor Day)
Pavilion Reservations – 724-335-5421
Mon-Fri – 7:00AM – 3:30PM
MON-THUR: Large Pavilion…..$30.00
Small Pavilion…..$25.00
FRI-SUN: Large Pavilion………$40.00
Small Pavilion………$30.00

Non Residents – Add an additional $10.00 to above fees.

MASSA HARBISON PARK:
(open year round)

Reservations & Information – 724-3374523
Rental – $125.00 per day
Security Deposit – $50.00
Also Need – Lease Agreement with City & Certificate of Insurance

PARNASSUS NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH
Monthly Meetings at City Hall
7 pm – Second Thursday of the month
Information & Contact: Nancy Love 724-339-0946

PENN DOT
724-429-5000 Roads for Westmoreland County: 724-832-5387

PEOPLES LIBRARY
9th Street and Barnes, New Kensington PA 15068
724-339-1021
www.peopleslibrary.org

POLICE
Emergency – 911

POST OFFICE
New Kensington – 724-335-8174
Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30
Sat 9:30-2

Parnassus Station – 724-335-8174
Hours: M-F 10-3
Sat 9:30-Noon

POST SECONDARY SCHOOLS – NEW KENSINGTON
Career Academy: 724-337-1000
Citizens Nursing School: 724- 337-5090
Penn State New Kensington Campus: 724-334-5466; 888-968-7297
Westmoreland County Community College: 724-335-8110

PUBLIC WELFARE OFFICE – New Kensington
724-339-6800

RECYCLING
Due to County cut-backs, the City no longer recycles plastics.
Bins are still available behind the City Garage for Newsprint.
Yellow curb-side bins available at City Hall Code Office for
aluminum, bi-metal cans and glass.

REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF NEW KENSINGTON
Room 300, Citizens Bank Bldg.
901 5th Avenue, New Kensington PA 15068
724-337-3525

SCHOOL DISTRICT
701 Stevenson Blvd.
New Kensington PA 15068
PH: 724-335-4401
FX: 724-337-6519

SEWAGE
Hook Up, Pay Bill, Report Odors – 724-335-9813

SNOW REMOVAL
Snow Removal Services – 724-335-5421

SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE
1-800-772-1213; 1-888-377-4710

STATE REPRESENTATIVE FRANK DERMODY
Phone: 724-274-4770
Local Office:
1331 Freeport Road
Cheswick  PA  15024-1233

STATE SENATOR JIM BREWSTER
Phone: 724-334-1143
Local Office:
301 Eleventh Street
New Kensington  PA  15068

TAXES
Business/Residential/Occupational – 724-335-5111

TAXI TRANSPORTATION
Byer’s Taxi Service – (New Ken) 1-866-567-5611
S&S Taxi (Westmoreland) – 412-751-6780

UNEMPLOYMENT OFFICE
1-888-313-7284

VOTING
Voter Registration – 724-830-3150
Where To Vote

WESTMORELAND COUNTY ELECTION BUREAU
Online: Registration Forms and Absentee Ballots
www.co.westmoreland.pa.us

YMCA – New Kensington
724-335-9191

Web Sites:

City of New Kensington
www.newkensingtononline.com

New Kensington Alle-Kiski Center
www.freewebs.com/akvscc

New Kensington Animal Protectors
www.animalprotectors.net

New Kensington Peoples Library
www.peopleslink.org

New Kensington Sanitary Authority
www.msank.org

New Kensington Valley Points Family YMCA
www.vpfymca.org

Schools:

New Kensington Arnold School District Public School
www.nkasd.com

New Kensington Mary Queen Apostles Parochial School
www.mqaschool.org

New Kensington Northern Career & Technology Center
www.nwctc.k12.pa.us

Post Secondary Schools:

New Kensington Career Training Academy
www.careerta.com

New Kensington Northern Career & Technology Center
www.nwctc.k12.pa.us

New Kensington Penn State University
www.nk.psu.edu

New Kensington Westmoreland County Community College
www.wccc.edu