Huckstein Mechanical, as a subcontractor for Keystone Oaks School District, will be replacing air conditioning units on the roof of Myrtle School on July 20 and 21, 2021.


Castle Shannon Police assisted Port Authority Police with a crash on the LRT tracks between Castle Shannon Blvd and Poplar Ave. A truck crashed with an LRT and fled.

Officers located the vehicle at Grove Rd and Willow Ave and boxed it in.

The driver had to be removed from the truck because he refused to comply.

Neighboring agencies of Baldwin Township, Bethel Park and Mt Lebanon assisted in the incident.

The male driver was arrested for DUI.


There is a power outage in the area of the Borough Building. A transformer blew at Havelock and Waverly taking down a power line and knocking out a phase of power.

Duquesne Light is on scene and power is expected to be restored sometime around 10am.

Phone lines and internet are affected for some Borough employees.

Thank you for your patience.


On Wednesday June 9, 2021 at 03:16am Castle Shannon Police responded to a reported Armed Robbery at the 7-Eleven/Marathon Station 285 Mt Lebanon Blvd.

A Black Male Actor wearing a mask, and dark hooded shirt entered the store, brandishing a handgun.

The actor took money from several patrons in the store, cash from the clerk behind the register and ordered all store occupants into the back room.

The actor fled on foot.

Castle Shannon and surrounding agencies searched the area without success.


Grove Road will be closed at Willow Ave (PAT LRT crossing) on Sunday evening June 6, 2021 from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. Monday morning as crews work to replace the concrete pads in the LRT crossing.

PAT Police and Castle Shannon Police will be on site for the road closing.

Please avoid the area. 

Detours will be Route 88 to Castle Shannon Blvd to Poplar Ave to Arch to Sleepy Hollow and the reverse.


Golden Triangle Construction will be conducting road resurfacing/repairs to Willow Ave between Grove Rd and Chestnut Ave the week of Monday May 17, 2021.

This is a heavily traveled secondary traffic route through the Borough, connecting the Myrtle Ave neighborhood with Route 88.
Detours will be posted, as road closure is likely during the work period. 
Please avoid the area if possible.

McRoberts Rd opened this week between Sixth St in Castle Shannon and Weyman Rd. in Whitehall.

There is still some intermittent work to be finished, to include roadwork surfacing.
The plan is to close again on Monday May 10th for 2-3 days for work completion. The work is weather dependent.
Please watch for construction signs in the area.

Pennsylvania’s revamped Move Over Law takes effect this week.

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP), the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) today hosted an event to kick off National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW). The week, designated to highlight the critical importance of safe driving through work zones, runs through April 30. The theme of this year’s work-zone safety campaign is “Drive safe. Work safe. Save lives.”


Columbia Gas will be working in the area of Castle Shannon Blvd and Myrtle Ave on Tuesday April 27, 2021. The work will begin after 9 am and be completed by 3 pm.

Flaggers will be on hand to assist with traffic, but lane restrictions are likely. Please be patient.