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
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.
We have various public services listed on the website for the community of Verona Borough. You may view them HERE
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 is full of amenities, small businesses, and a rich culture of Yinzers . Check out our Verona PA Life page right HERE to learn more.