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the borough
of Verona


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In support of the Governments announcement March 13, and in response to the ongoing concerns about the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we will be closing the council chamber until further notice.  If you have scheduled events after 2 weeks, please feel free to contact the borough secretary (412-828-8080 x6) in two weeks, when we will re-evaluate the situation. Additionally all non-emergency calls will be responded to by phone. We thank you for your understanding as we navigate this evolving situation. Thank you for all you are doing to stay healthy and informed.
-Mayor Dave Ricupero

Verona was named by combining the names of the Verner & Iona Railroad stops along the Allegheny Valley Railroad.  Formerly, Verona was noted for its railroad shops, industry of tool, steel-casting & iron works, along with lumber yards and a chemical plant.  In year 1900, the number of people living in Verona was 1,904; the population increased to 2,849 in 1910. The population was 2,474 at the 2010 census.The Verona Borough is home to the American Beverage Corporation which operates a large-scale production facility where the railroad’s train roundhouse once stood on Plum Creek.The Verona Borough is a part of the Riverview School District. Verner Elementary School, named after the town’s founder, is within walking distance of houses, parks, and the center of town. Verner Elementary School


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Verona PA Government

The Verona Borough is located on the left bank of the Allegheny River 15 miles northeast of downtown Pittsburgh.   The Verona Borough has evolved into a walking community with stores, parks, and waterfront access.

Public Services

We have various public services listed on the website for the community of Verona Borough. You may view them HERE

Permits & Forms

To view all of the permits and forms, please view our full list: HERE


Verona has many events and activities occurring throughout the Borough. If you are looking for any specific events information please view our calendar HERE

Verona PA Life

Verona is full of amenities, small businesses, and a rich culture of Yinzers . Check out our Verona PA Life page right HERE to learn more.

Verona Borough

Incorporated in 1871, Verona Borough is nestled against the Allegheny River 15 miles outside of the city of Pittsburgh.

The Borough of Verona was incorporated on May 10, 1871. This diamond in the rough is located on the left bank of the Allegheny River about 15 miles northeast of downtown Pittsburgh. With its small town charm, Verona is poised to transform from one of the regions best kept secrets to a destination spot!

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