Tar and Chip Road Schedule – Weather dependent

6-16-22 The following roads will be tarred and chipped: School House Rd, Buck Run Rd, Gashel Rd, Grimes Rd, Hicks Rd, Cunningham Rd, Jansen Rd.

6-17-22 The following roads will be tarred and chipped: Ealy Rd, Pogue Rd, Waynesburg Rd, The Loop, S. Liberty St (from Church St), Old National (from Claysville side), Delashawn Rd, Old National heading towards West Alexander.

Residents are asked to move their vehicles, especially those whose vehicles sit very near the road. If it rains the scheduled will be pushed back to the next day.


Donegal Township Supervisors have changed the bulk water station machine back to tokens. Tokens are available at 34 N. Liberty St. West Alexander Monday – Friday from 8 am to 8 pm and on Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon to 8 pm. If there are any questions, please call 724-809-1166


Backbone Rd –

Please detour around to Lake Rd. or Rt. 231

The Township Supervisors, road crew and Engineers have been evaluating Backbone Rd. and feel it is necessary to close the road at this time to prevent further road erosion and slipping.

At this time, we cannot provide a date for reopening.


The office has been relocated to 727 Old National Pike, Claysville, PA 15323

The Board of Supervisors has opened the Meeting room and main part of the Building back up to residents and police department. The municipal office and the gym still remain closed to the public.

The Board and Office will update more as we know.

Thank you for your cooperation!

Downed Trees

Any resident that notices a tree that is down or one that may need to come down is asked to call the office at 724-484-4017

Welcome to Donegal Township, PA

The purpose of this web site is to inform the people in the township of events and local happenings.  Your comments are appreciated and useful.  As you go around the site, you will see photos, an event calendar, phone numbers, etc.  We are a township that is hard at work in meeting the needs of the people.  We hope that these pages can be informative.

Donegal Township is the 3rd largest Township in Washington County (in terms of geographic size.)  Our community is bordered by Ohio County, West Virginia and the following Townships in Pennsylvania: Independence, Blaine, Buffalo, East & West Finley. We are 42 square miles in land area which includes the Borough of Claysville and the former Borough of West Alexander.  We have historic sites, covered bridges, the Old National Pike Road, Interstate 70, Dutch Fork Lake, lots of country roads, great scenery, farm lands, fresh air and plenty of friendly faces.