|BOC Petitions Gov. Wolf
Commissioners of Beaver County in conjunction with other elected officials in Southwest Pennsylvania make a request of Governor Wolf to immediately move Southwestern Pennsylvania, into the yellow phase of the reopening plan for Pennsylvania.
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative
October 2016 -
Prescription drug abuse is a huge problem and this is a great opportunity for folks around the county to help reduce the threat. Please clean out your medicine cabinet and make your home safe from drug theft and abuse by taking your old and unused prescription drugs to one of the designated collection sites on Saturday, October 22, 2016.
Beaver County Permanent Prescription Drug Take-Back Collection Boxes
July 2016 -
Beaver County’s recent participation in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Program was successful in collecting over 500 pounds of prescription drugs. We are providing permanent collection boxes throughout Beaver County. Through the Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association Medication Collection Box Grant Program, we were able to provide nine (9) permanent collection boxes.
Beaver County Youth Community Day at the Beaver Valley Mall
April 2016 -
Beaver County is celebrating the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day and National Association for the Education of Young Children's Week of the Young Child, with a Youth Community Day at the Beaver Valley Mall on April 28, 2106 from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M.
Beaver County Commissioners Announce 53rd Annual Snow Shovel Riding Championship
December 2015 -
The Beaver County Commissioners have announced the schedule and requirements for the 53rct Annual Snow Shovel Riding Championship, which will be conducted through the cooperative efforts of their Recreation & Tourism and Public Works Departments on Saturday, January 9 at Old Economy Park, just off Route 989 in Economy Borough.
County Commissioners and Santa's Helpers from FedEx Kick-Off the 2015 Christmas Gift Project of Children & Youth Department
December 2015 -
Today marked the official beginning of the 2015 Christmas Gift Project organized by staff of the County's Children & Youth Services department and supported by community volunteers and donors from the corporate, education, religious, legal and small business communities of Beaver County. Donations will be received at the CYS offices in Beaver Falls beginning this afternoon when Santa's Helpers will be dispatched from FedEx for a "Special Holiday Delivery" of gifts for 100 youth.
376 - A Joint Economic Development Partnership
December 2015 -
In an unprecedented display of community cooperation, the County Board of Commissioners joined forces with the Beaver County Chamber of Commerce, the Beaver County Corporation for Economic Development and the Beaver County Redevelopment Authority to form the Beaver County Economic Development Partnership. The new partnership organization will be identified as "376."
Inmate Suicide in Early Morning Hours
April 2015 -
Damian Thomas, 37, committed suicide yesterday while incarcerated in the Beaver County Jail. He was discovered in his cell by a Corrections Officer.