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Upper Burrell Township

3735 Seventh Street
New Kensington, PA 15068

Fax 724.335.9475

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Office Hours :

8:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday - Friday



Upper Burrell Police

3735 Seventh Street
New Kensington, PA 15068

Emergencies Dial 911

Administrative 724.335.0664
Fax 724.335.2167

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Welcome to Upper Burrell Township


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Established in 1879, Upper Burrell Township, Westmoreland County, PA, is a rural farming community of 15.6 square miles with approximately 2,326 residents. We are a growing community in both population and industry. We are proud to have located within our community Alcoa Technical Center, Penn State University and the Westmoreland Business and Research Park.
Our residents enjoy country living while minutes away from regional shopping areas. As with any township we are rich with history. From the thriving family businesses in the past to the educational and industrial center we have become today, makes Upper Burrell Township a distinctive community.

Upper Burrell Township is a Township of the Second Class, and it is governed by a board of supervisors. The board consists of three elected supervisors, each serving a six year term. Be sure to check out the Board & Administrative Section for meeting minutes.

Upper Burrell Clean Up Day


8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

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The township office will be closed on Friday, April 18, 2014 for Good Friday


Easter Party

Saturday, April 19th at 2:00 p.m.

Upper Burrell Township Building


The Next Supervisor’s meeting will be

Monday, May 5, 2014 beginning at 7:00 pm


Meeting Agenda's

Supervisors Meeting - April 7, 2014


Now located at the Township building is a container that all residents can use to discard old, no longer needed, prescriptions, prescription patches, medications, ointments, over the counter medications, vitamins, samples, and pet medications. Will not accept hydrogen peroxide, inhalers, aerosol cans, ointments, lotions or needles, medications from businesses, liquids, thermometers.