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New Parking Fines

New parking fines become effective July 8, 2019. You can view the entire ordinance by selecting Ordinances, Adopted, #564, for a quick reference go to police department, tickets.


Mayoral Office Hours

Monday: 10am-12:00pm
Wednesday: 10am-12:00pm
Or By Appointment by calling 724.938.3233

Stop by to talk about any issues and concerns.


Planning Commission

Letters of interest are being accepted for any resident who wishes to sit on the board of the Planning Commission. Please submit your letters to the Administration office..


Our New Alert System Is Here!

In our efforts to provide more reliable communications with Residents [and Businesses] in the borough, we have implemented Swiftreach Networks, Inc. as our Emergency Notification service provider.

Swift911™ in its simplest form is a system that makes phone calls to specific people or areas in the event of an emergency or for sharing important information. All the calls you receive will have the Caller ID of ‘California Borough’ or ‘California Borough Police Department’.

If you are not receiving these calls, please fill out the form here to add or update your contact information. You may also remove yourself from our lists.


Contact Us

by mail:
225 Third Street
California, PA 15419
by phone: 724-938-8878
by fax: 724-938-8881
by email: use the contact tab at the top of this page.


2019 Tax Rate

4.333 mils