New Resident Checklist

A friendly reminder of several items that new residents should take care of upon relocating:

  • Make sure your house numbers can be read from the street in case of emergency.
  • Enroll your children in the local school district, Hempfield Area School District, which can be reached at 724-523-8673.
  • Set up your utilities. Use the following phone numbers to contact the appropriate organizations:
    • Cable: 1-800-532-3779
    • Electric - West Penn Power: 800-255-3443
    • Natural Gas
      • Columbia Gas: 888-460-4332
      • Dominion Peoples: 800-764-0111
    • Refuse Collection and Recycling: 1-800-437-1759
    • Sewage Authority: 724-834-0911
    • Water Company: 724-755-5800
  • Change your address on your driver’s license.
  • Update your address for social security.
  • Update your address for state taxes.
  • Update your address for local taxes.
  • License your dog at the Westmoreland County Courthouse.
  • Register to vote at the courthouse.
  • Change your address at the Post Office.

Note: For emergency services dial 911 for police, fire, and ambulance.