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Emergency Rent and Utility Assistance Program

Posted December 14, 2021

Avoid evictions and utility shut-offs We are here to help you with payments of up to 12 Months of Rent and Utility arrearages.


Apply on-line at or Pick up an application at one of these locations:

Mercer County Housing Authority ERAP Office
700 Martin Luther King Blvd., Farrell, PA 16121

Shenango Valley Urban League
601 Indiana Ave, Farrell, PA 16121                     

Community Action Partnership of Mercer County
75 S. Dock St., Sharon, PA 16146                            


For FREE Transportation call Shenango Valley Transport: 724-981-6222

If you have questions, please call the ERAP Office 724-301-0596

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Procedure to Appeal denied assistance or terminated services

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Job Opportunities

There are currently 5 available positions with the County:

Senior Procedure Clerk
Deadline to Apply: January 22, 2022
County Detective
Deadline to Apply: January 31, 2022
Correctional Officer (Part-Time)
Deadline to Apply: January 31, 2022
Prison Warden
Deadline to Apply: February 5, 2022
Administrative Assistant
Deadline to Apply: February 7, 2022

Click here to View Job Opportunities

Request for Bids

There are currently 2 Requests for Bids:

Two New Pickup Trucks

Mercer County is soliciting bids for two (2) new pick-up trucks to be used by the Conservation District Mosquito-borne Disease Control Program and general operation of the department. Vehicles will be used to transport equipment and supplies for the program and tow the department 7,000 lb. trailer

Deadline to Apply: January 27, 2022 1:00 PM EST

Radio System

Mercer County, Pennsylvania, (County) invites proposals from qualified vendors for the provisioning of an Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International Project 25 (P25) radio communications system to support mission-critical public safety communications within the county. The proposed communications system shall provide enhanced, two-way wireless communications capabilities to all public safety users.

Deadline to Apply: March 30, 2022 1:00 PM EST

Click here to view Bid Requests

Useful Links

Tax Parcel Viewer

View GIS and Tax Parcel Information online

Visit the G.I.S Homepage

Land Records Search

Access Recorder of Deeds information online.

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Agendas and Minutes

View documents related to public meetings and stay up-to-date.

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Follow us on Twitter

Get up to date County News by follwing our Twitter account

Open Records

Request records and correspondence using a Right-to-Know form.

Go to Open Records homepage

Buy Dog Licenses Online

Order a Dog License online today.

Click here to buy A Dog License

Courthouse Grounds Usage Policy

A new Courthouse Grounds Policy has been adopted by the Board of Commissioners and is meant to provide equal access, to protect sensitive areas, and to respect the nature of the Courthouse and its grounds.

Read the Courthouse Grounds Usage Policy Courthouse Grounds Application for Use

Filing Information for Unrepresented Parties

Forms for filing a Complaint for Custody, Divorce or other Family Law matters

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Local Taxpayer Bill of Rights

The Local Taxpayers Bill of Rights grants certain legal rights to taxpayers, and imposes obligations on taxing authorities to ensure that equity and fairness guide local governments in the collection of taxes.

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Veterans ID Discount Program

Veterans ID Discount Program provides a photo ID card to Mercer County veterans who have recorded their US Military Discharge with the Recorder of Deeds office as well as members of the military who are currently serving our country and have a current military ID. This photo identification card is provided free of charge.

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PA 2-1-1 Southwest

PA 2-1-1 Southwest is a resource for finding health and human services for everyday needs and in crisis situations 24 hours a day, seven days a week. By calling 2-1-1 or 888-553-5778, callers gain free confidential access to programs and services that can help improve the quality of their lives.

Click here for more information
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Fair Housing Resources

The Fair Housing Act protects people from discrimination when they are renting or buying a home, getting a mortgage, seeking housing assistance, or engaging in other housing-related activities.

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Mercer County Commissioners


Scheduled Events

January 1 - January 31

Commissioners Meeting

January 6, 2022
3:00 PM

Commissioners Meeting

January 13, 2022
3:00 PM

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 17, 2022

Commissioners Meeting

January 20, 2022
3:00 PM

Commissioners Meeting

January 27, 2022
3:00 PM

Second Public Hearing for CDBG Programs

Thursday September 16, 2021
After 1:00 PM Commissioners Meeting

Mercer County will hold a public hearing to accept comments on the Mercer County 2021 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application (including Pine Township, Greenville Town, Sharpsville and Grove City Boroughs) on Thursday, September 16, 2021, to be held immediately following the adjournment of the county commissioners’ 1 p.m. board meeting at the Mercer County Courthouse Assembly Room, Mercer, PA.

Activities under consideration for the FY 2021 programs are as follows: Mercer County housing rehabilitation, clearance/demolition and removal of architectural barriers, Grove City Borough sidewalks and housing rehabilitation, Greenville Town housing rehabilitation, demolition/clearance and code enforcement, Sharpsville Borough sidewalks and Pine Township housing rehabilitation.

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2021 CDBG Notice

COVID Hospitality Industry Recovery Program Awardees

Posted August 27, 2021

Penn-Northwest contracted with Mercer County to administer the CHIRP (COVID Hospitality Industry Recovery Program) Grant on behalf of the County. The total grant amount was $1,239,376. PNDC received applications via electronic submission and in-person delivery. Penn-Northwest received $34,376 in fees for grand administration. A total of $1,205,000 was awarded to the local community.

Click Here to view Grant Awardees

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PA 2-1-1 Southwest

Posted December 15, 2020

PA 2-1-1 Southwest is part of the national 2-1-1 Call Centers initiative that seeks to provide an easy-to-remember telephone number and web resource for finding health and human services– for everyday needs and in crisis situations. Search our vast database of services and providers to find the help you need today.

Click Here to Learn more about 2-1-1

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Posted January 7, 2020

The Mercer County Recorder is now offering a free 24/7 service that better protects residents from potential property and mortgage fraud.
Here’s how to register for PropertyCheck:
1. Sign up at the following address:
2. Select how to receive notifications—via text or email.
3. Type in the property owner’s name for whom you wish to monitor—as the name appears on the official document.

PropertyCheck will now automatically alert you of any recordings regarding the property you specified.

Click Here For More Information
Visit the Recorder's Website to get started

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