Author: Cheryl

Employment Opportunities for Census Takers

From a recruiter:


Currently we only have 5 people that have applied for census taker positions in your city. We are hiring for 12 positions which leaves 7 vacant positions. The positions are for a census taker or supervisor with a pay rate of $18.50 – $20.50 per hour and $.58 per mile. These positions are tentatively scheduled to start mid-late May. Anyone interested must apply online at


With the current situation going on, we are unable to physically go out and actively recruit for these positions which is why I am reaching out to you to help get the word out to your community via your website.


Additional information :


April 1 is Census Day! Be sure to fill out the 2020 Census today by going to The 2020 Census takes just 10 minutes to complete. You can also respond by phone or by paper mail with details available at


We celebrate Census Day on April 1 because that is the reference date when answering Census questions. Be sure to count everyone who usually lives and sleeps in your home as of today. Everyone in your home counts, whether they are relatives, non-relatives, friends, or roommates. Also don’t forget to count all children, particularly those under the age of 5 and those babies who have joined our world on or before April 1.


As public servants at the Department of Commerce, we have a unique opportunity to set an example for the country by ensuring our own households get counted in the 2020 Census. We also need to remind our family, friends, and neighbors of the importance of filling out the 2020 Census.


The data collected helps determine how more than $675 billion in Federal funds each year will get distributed to states and communities. These funds support critical services including transportation, education, health care, and food assistance. The resulting population totals also determine the allocation of the 435 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives.




Recycling Dates

Trash and Recycling Update

Please be patient with trash and recycling service.

At this time, there are no schedule changes.

However, staffing issues can cause delays.

Our Street Department picks up recycling and we will keep you posted about recycling.


If you have questions about your trash service, please call Valley Waste at 724-843-9373.


Aliquippa City Hall

Tax Deadline Extended to April 6, 2020

Tax deadline extended

March 19, 2020


To the City of Aliquippa Taxpayers:


The Office of the Aliquippa City Treasurer is extending the Deadline Date for payment of your 2019 City of Aliquippa and Aliquippa School District Taxes to April 6, 2020.


The City Building is closed to the Public but we will be working from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Taxes can by paid by Mail, On Line or Calling us at 724-375-8320 to use your Credit Card.


Please Disregard the Reminder Letter that I have mailed out if your taxes have been paid in full.


Should you have any questions or concerns please do not hesitate to call us.


Please Be Safe!!!





Lynne Kakiou

Aliquippa City Treasurer



Aliquippa City Hall

City of Aliquippa COVID 19 Update



Dear community members: As many of you are aware, the presence of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has been reported in Pennsylvania. The City of Aliquippa is sensitive to the serious nature of the Coronavirus and is following guidance from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) in order to keep our employees, public officials, and citizens safe. The City of Aliquippa will continue to monitor updates from CDC and other government agencies as they become available.


The City of Aliquippa will continue to hold is regularly scheduled public meetings until further notice once the Governor removes the state of emergency. While public meetings are still being held, the public is encouraged to submit their comments or concerns to management in advance, in lieu of attendance. Procedures for future public meetings will be dealt with as needed, and advertised as well as posted.


While we strongly discourage citizens from visiting the municipal offices during this uncertain time. If you or someone you know plans to attend the meeting, or visit our offices, please be sure to wash your hands prior to coming to the meeting and limit physical contact with others during the meeting. More particularly, if you are ill, we ask that you do not attend public meetings or visit our office in order to prevent the potential spread of illness to others. The City of Aliquippa will post continuing updates and meeting agendas online for your convenience. Feel free to submit any general questions or comments on agenda items to Kelly Callen


In the event that the City of Aliquippa is required to hold its public meetings via remote access, we will provide further instruction to the community on when those meetings will occur and how to participate.


We thank you for your understanding and cooperation during this difficult time and we wish you and your families the best.

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