1. County Announcements
  1. Billie Jo and Larry

    Fayette County Begins Primary Election Certification Process

    The final results certification process for the 2021 Primary Election is officially under way. Read on...
  2. Memorial Day 2021

    Medal of Honor Recipient Recognized for Memorial Day

    Fairchance native Alfred L. Wilson was a World War II medic whose heroic actions led to him being posthumously awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor - the only Fayette County WWII veteran to receive the distinction. Read on...
  3. Green Lick Run Lake

    Fayette County Parks Named 'Place' To Be This Summer

    For their many outdoor options and close-to-home locations, our county parks earned the Fayette County PR Initiative's “Faces and Places” designation for May 2021. Read on...
  4. Lisa photo

    Behavioral Health Director Honored

    More than one year after being named an honoree, Fayette County Behavioral Health Administration Chief Executive Officer Lisa Ferris has finally received her 2020 Dennis Marion Impact Award. Read on...
  5. Image of Fayette County, Pennsylvania Seal which reads &#34County Commissioners of Fayette County, P

    Fayette Business Park Expansion Moving Forward

    Redevelopment Authority officials are taking the reins on this ongoing project. Read on...
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    Construction Set for Fayette County Prison

    Demolition and site preparation is nearing completion, with construction slated to begin this month. Read on...
  7. Congressional Badge of Bravery Presentation2

    Fayette County Officers Receive Congressional Badge of Bravery

    Fayette County Sheriff's Deputy/German Township Cpl. John Lingo and Masontown Police Chief Ronald "Scott" Miller received the award from U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey. Read on...
  8. Sheila with truck

    PA DEP Releases Grant Roundup for Fayette County Recycling

    Our Fayette County recycling efforts have recently been bolstered by more than $1 million in Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection grants. Read on...
  9. New hotspot flyer

    Rural Broadband Hotspots Go Live Countywide

    The most recent phase of the Fayette County Broadband Expansion Project is helping thousands of rural residents stay connected via high-speed internet. Check out the flyer for a list of locations near you. Read on...
  10. Ribbon Cutting broadband

    Fayette County Marks Broadband Project Expansion

    Fayette County officials met in Gibbon Glade to celebrate completion of the latest phase of rural broadband expansion. Read on...
  11. Volunteer thank you

    Fayette County COVID-19 Vaccination Volunteers Recognized

    As National Volunteer Week comes to a close, join us in thanking the countless volunteers who have rallied to help Fayette County conquer COVID-19. Read on...
  12. Photo of dignitaries at Fayette County Recycling Center cutting a ceremonial ribbon.

    Fayette County Recycling Convenience Center Opens

    Officials marked the grand opening of the new Fayette County Recycling Convenience Center with an Earth Day celebration April 22. Read on...
  13. Scott podium

    Fayette County Hosts 3rd Agricultural Roundtable

    The Fayette County Board of Commissioners and Fayette County Farm Bureau hosted their third Agricultural Roundtable event earlier this month at the Fayette County Fairgrounds. Read on...
  14. Fayette County Prison Siteplan

    Fayette County Prison Project Bids Awarded

    Bids have been awarded to the lowest responsible bidders for the ongoing Fayette County Prison Project. Read on...
  15. Bloomsburg

    Fayette Recycling Program Featured in Study

    The newly revamped, state-of-the-art Fayette County recycling program has caught the attention of a prestigious Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania study. Read on...
  16. 10 yard bin

    Fayette County Recycling Program Expands

    Fayette County's Recycling Program has expanded once again, with the addition of 14 more recycling drop-off bins and opening of its new recycling convenience center. Read on...
  17. Easter CYS Donation

    Helping Heroes Foundation Supports CYS

    A local family's generosity led to a brighter Easter for some Fayette County children. Read on...
  18. Photo of dignitaries in front of Connellsville Visitors&#39 Center cutting a ceremonial ribbon.

    New Visitor Information Center Opens

    A new Fayette County visitor information center has opened its doors along the Youghiogheny River in Connellsville. Read on...
  19. Commissioner shovels

    Fayette County Prison Project Breaks Ground

    The Fayette County Board of Commissioners hosted a Groundbreaking Ceremony recently for the new prison. Read on...
  20. CHIRP

    Hospitality grant aiding Fayette County businesses

    A new hospitality grant aims to help Fayette County businesses recover from hardships endured as a result of the ongoing pandemic. Read on...
  21. Image of Fayette County Community Action logo

    ERAP offers rent, utilities assistance

    A new state program designed to deliver rapid financial relief to Fayette County residents launched this month. Read on...
  22. call center

    COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center Goes Live

    The Fayette County COVID-19 Vaccination Task Force has established its call center. Read on...
  23. Vaccine

    Fayette County Establishes COVID-19 Vaccine Planning Task Force

    Fayette County has established a COVID-19 Vaccine Planning Task Force to ensure all citizens have access to the vaccine as it becomes available. Read on...
  24. 2021 Approved budget

    Adopted 2021 General Fund Budget

    View the adopted 2021 general fund budget as of December 17, 2020. Adopted 2021 General Fund Budget (PDF)