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  1. Contractor shows bleacher work to city officials

    Renzie Park improvements under way

    There’s a lot happening in Renzie Park this summer! Read on...
  2. Pastor cuts ribbon at church opening

    Gifts of God opens doors in McKeesport

    A new church has opened in McKeesport as the local installation of Praise Christian Centers International. Read on...
  3. Mayor meets Get-Go staff

    McKeesport Rising paves way for development

    McKeesport Rising is under way in 2022 with demolition, paving, and economic development at the forefront of this year’s plans. Read on...
  4. Volunteers giving away trees

    McKeesport residents plant with Tree Pittsburgh

    Tree Pittsburgh’s motto of protecting and growing the urban forest of Southwestern Pennsylvania is at work in McKeesport. Read on...
  5. Business and Professional Women

    BPW Celebrates 90 years as McKeesport Club

    Congratulations to the McKeesport Business and Professional Women’s Club, who gathered to celebrate the organization’s 90th anniversary on November 6! Read on...
  6. Kiwanis Club Members

    Kiwanis Club Celebrates 100 Years of Service

    The Kiwanis Club of McKeesport/White Oak celebrated its centennial with a banquet at the Palisades on November 18, 2021. Read on...
  7. Lions Club Members Speaking at Podium

    McKeesport Lions Celebrate Centennial

    The McKeesport Lions Club celebrated 100 years of service with a February 15 banquet. The club was formed on February 27, 1922, as a local charter of Lions Clubs International, whose members strive to improve their communities and the world. Read on...
  8. City officials partipating in a virtual meeting

    Cherepko shares 5-year plan with RAD

    Mayor Michael Cherepko joined the Allegheny Regional Asset District board of directors for a web-based meeting to discuss future projects at Renziehausen Park. Read on...
  9. Girls participating in fishing derby

    Kids Fishing Derby an annual favorite

    This year's fishing derby was a success with a record number of participants! Read on...
  10. Safe Passage McKeesport program participants

    Mayor awards nonprofit relief funds to Safe Passage

    Mayor Mike Cherepko present a donation from the Mayor’s Nonprofit Relief Fund to the Community Empowerment Association for its Safe Passage McKeesport summer and after-school program. Read on...
  11. Mayor presenting check to Cash For Kids

    Mayor offers nonprofit relief to Cash for Kids

    Mayor Mike Cherepko presented the Cash for Kids Foundation with a donation from the Mayor’s Nonprofit Relief Fund to help send the Lady Tigers to Swin Cash's WNBA Hall of Fame induction. Read on...
  12. Mayor Cherepko with Salvation Army majors

    Salvation Army has new leadership

    There are new faces at McKeesport's local Salvation Army. Read on...
  13. Mayor with members of P.O.R.T.

    Mayor awards nonprofit relief grant to PORT

    Mayor Mike Cherepko recently presented P.O.R.T. — People Organized Respectfully Together — with a donation from the Mayor’s Nonprofit Relief Fund. Read on...
  14. Mayor with Little Tigers board members

    Little Tiger's receive Mayor's Nonprofit Relief grant

    Mayor Mike Cherepko is proud to support the McKeesport Little Tigers! Read on...
  15. Mayor with administrators of First Step Recovery Homes

    Mayor awards nonprofit relief funds to First Step

    Mayor Mike Cherepko recently presented First Step Recovery Homes with a donation from the Mayor’s Nonprofit Relief Fund. Read on...
  16. Mayor with library board members

    Local library receives Mayor's Nonprofit Relief grant

    Mayor Mike Cherepko presented the Carnegie Library of McKeesport with a nonprofit relief grant. Read on...
  17. Junior Air Force ROTC honor guard

    McKeesport honors fallen veterans

    On Memorial Day, we honor members of the U.S. Armed Forces who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country. We remember their sacrifice as we appreciate our freedoms. Read on...
  18. Students volunteer to pick up trash

    Clean-up events beautify McKeesport

    In recent months, regional organizations, businesses, and student groups have done their part to beautify the City of McKeesport. Read on...
  19. Participants in the SS McKeesport Ceremony

    Villanueva recounts his father’s service on the S.S. McKeesport

    April 29, 2022, marked the 79th anniversary of the sinking of the S.S. McKeesport. Read on...
  20. Mayor Speaking at Podium

    Transportation Center a Catalyst for Downtown Development

    The March 17 unveiling of Port Authority of Allegheny County’s new and improved McKeesport Transportation Center is a standout example of the positive strides taking place in McKeesport right now. Read on...
  21. Volunteers reviewing documents

    McKeesport Seeking Greenspace Opportunities

    Western Pennsylvania Conservancy has undertaken a community greening assessment project in McKeesport – engaging community residents, municipal officials and staff, and other community partners. Read on...
  22. Decorated Christmas Tree

    Festival of Trees Features a Variety of Themes

    The 2021 Festival of Trees featured 67 entries from community groups, service agencies, churches, and student organizations across the McKeesport area – welcoming guests to the Jacob Woll (Main) Pavilion in Renziehausen Park on December 2 through 6, 2021. Read on...
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  1. Tue Oct. 4

    Wise Walks Are you tired of sitting? Want to get moving? Join...
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  2. Wed Oct. 26

    Hazardous and Electronic Waste Collection Mayor Mike Cherepko and the City of McKeesport wil...
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  3. Sat Oct. 29

    Halloween Parade and Children's Party The city's annual Halloween Parade and Party invit...
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  4. Fri Nov. 11

    Veterans Day Ceremony The City of McKeesport honors local veterans with ...
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  5. Sat Nov. 19

    Salute to Santa Parade The City of McKeesport's 57th annual Salute to San...
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  6. Thu Dec. 1 - Mon Dec. 5

    Festival of Trees The Fesitval of Trees is an annual holiday display...
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