Borough of Avalon

640 California Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA  15202

P: 412-761-5820

F: 412-761-5953

Business Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

We ask that all residents use the following resources to stay up to date on COVID-19:


Allegheny County Health Department

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control

On July 2, Allegheny County Health Department Director Dr. Debra Bogen announced a one-week closure of bars, restaurants and casinos, and the cancellation of all activities or events over 25 people for that same one-week time period. Food establishments may still offer take-out and delivery during that time period. The order is effective on July 3, 2020 at 12:01 AM. Read the full order here as well as Frequently Asked Questions related to the June 28 and July 2 order.

From the Pennsylvania Department of Health (July 2, 2020)

If you have traveled, or plan to travel, to an area where there are high amounts of COVID-19 cases, it is recommended that you stay at home for 14 days upon return to Pennsylvania. If you travel to the following states, you will need to quarantine for 14 days upon return:

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • Nevada
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah

Pennsylvanians are encouraged to continue to practice social distancing and other preventive measures, including washing your hands frequently, covering coughs and sneezes, cleaning surfaces often, wearing a mask and staying home if you are sick to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.

The Allegheny County Health Department and Allegheny County Emergency Services to ask residents to please voluntarily refrain from recreational burning during the COVID-19 crisis.

If you do decide to have a recreational fire on your property, you must follow the Allegheny County Regulations that can be found here:…/Open_…/FactSheet-PMS158.pdf

In addition to the County regulations, the Borough requires a Recreational Fire Permit. The form can be found here: