Boro Office Closed 12/10 & 11

The Ben Avon Borough Office will be closed Tuesday, December 10 & Wednesday, December 11 due to personal reasons. All phone calls and emails will be responded to the next business day.  Please allow time for a response as there will be catching up to do.  You may be able to find basic information by going to our FAQ page.

As always, thank you for your patience and understanding.

Leaf Collection is over

The week of December 2nd was the final week for curbside leaf collection.  Any leaves remaining should now be picked up and disposed of with the weekly trash collection on Wednesdays or composted if you have access. Weather is turning colder and Ben Avon Public Works is now preparing for the winter weather.  Thank you for your cooperation.

Looking for a few good Avonworth Community Park Committee Volunteers

Ben Avon is looking for a few good residents to serve as volunteers with the Avonworth Municipal Authority – the overseeing authority for the Avonworth Community Park which provides a variety of recreational and social amenities to the five communities within the Avonworth district. There are several committee opportunities to be involved with including the Pool committee, Maintenance, Public Relations, Facilities, etc. For more information on the AMA and Park opportunities, visit

If you are interested in donating your time and services, please contact the Ben Avon Borough office at or (412) 766-7704.


Ben Avon is located along the Ohio River six miles northwest of Downtown Pittsburgh. It is a vibrant community, built in the past and restored for the future. We invite you to visit our vibrant community; learn about our history; and discover for yourself why Ben Avon is such a great place to live and raise a family.

Ben Avon is pleased to be served by the Ben Avon Volunteer Fire Department, the Ohio Township Police Department, NorthWest EMS and our own wonderful and dedicated staff. Seven council members and our mayor comprise our locally elected officials. We are one of the five communities served by the Avonworth School District.

Dial 9-1-1 when you need emergency assistance from the police, fire department, or rescue team.

For non-emergency calls, contact

  • Ohio Township Police: (412) 259-8304
  • Ben Avon Volunteer Fire Company: 412-761-7566
  • Northwest EMS: (412) 331-2600

Ben Avon’s Borough Office is located at:

7101 Church Avenue
Ben Avon, PA 15202
Phone: 412-766-7704
Fax: 412-766-7311

Terrie Patsch is Ben Avon’s Borough Secretary

Office Hours are:
Monday, Wednesday & Thursday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday, 11:30 am – 7:00 pm

Public Works Department

Hours of operation: Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Dale Regrut, Public Works Foreman
250 Spruce Street
Ben Avon, PA  15202
Phone 412-761-5311

Upcoming Events

December 11, 2019
December 14, 2019
  • Santa to visit Ben Avon with the BAVFD

    December 14, 2019  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Ben Avon, PA, USA

    The Ben Avon Volunteer Fire Department has it on good authority that Santa will be in the borough Saturday starting around 5:30pm. Keep your eyes and ears peeled for him!

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December 18, 2019
December 23, 2019
  • Tri-Boro Joint Planning Commission Mtg

    December 23, 2019  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Borough of Avalon, 640 California Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15202, USA

    The Joint Planning Commission is a panel of representatives from Avalon,Bellevue and Ben-Avon that was established to develop the Tri-Borough Joint Zoning Ordinance. The Commission continues to meet monthly, the last Monday of each month, 7:00 pm in the Avalon Borough Council Chambers, 640 California Avenue. Contact Michael Kurela via email here,Chairman of the Joint Planning Commission, for questions, comments or concerns.

    The Joint Planning Commission meets at the Avalon Borough Building, 7:00 pm on the 4th Monday of the month.  

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December 24, 2019
December 25, 2019
December 26, 2019
December 31, 2019
January 1, 2020
January 2, 2020
January 6, 2020
  • Ben Avon Council 2020 Reorganization Meeting

    January 6, 2020  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Ben Avon, PA, USA

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January 8, 2020