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Unincorporated community
Southwest is located in Pennsylvania
Location within the state of Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°11′56″N 79°31′15″W / 40.19889°N 79.52083°W / 40.19889; -79.52083Coordinates: 40°11′56″N 79°31′15″W / 40.19889°N 79.52083°W / 40.19889; -79.52083
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Westmoreland
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Southwest is an unincorporated community in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States near Pennsylvania Route 981. It has the ZIP code 15685.


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Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad: EMD Locomotives with Great Horn

On December 15, 2014 we find ourselves on a trip to the western part of the state to catch the Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad in their booming days. Recent ...

Watch Bridge implosion in southwest Pennsylvania

Demolition crews imploded the 87-year-old Masontown Bridge in southwest Pennsylvania. The bridge connected two counties bisected by the Monongahela River.

Young Rembrandts: FYI Southwest Pennsylvania

Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad; May 2012

Hi all, Here is an afternoon spent on the SWP starting at Everson, PA with some switching and then a couple of shots of the road job heading up toward Greens...

How-To Pan For Gold In Southwest Pennsylvania

The Woodlands by Rich Waters from Butler County, Pennsylvania

Residents in Butler County, Pennsylvania share their fracking experience. Film shared courtesy of Nature Abounds' friend Rich Waters, a local photographer an...

SWP Southwest Pennsylvania railroad switch cars at Youngwood, Pa. Nice Train station

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Part 1 Jeff Kuhner TEA PARTY Speech Southwest PA 4-17-2010

April 17th 2010 TEA PARTY-Part 1 of 2: http://www.wrko.com/kuhner-report This is WASHINGTON TIMES columnist and WRKO 680 am (Boston) Talk Radio host JEFF KUH...

Railfanning Along the Rivers of Southwest Pennsylvania: 10-16-11

After chasing the B&LE, Rich, Jon and I took to the Mon Valley to begin our Sunday of shooting. The original plan was to chase a southbound down the Mon Line...

Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad 2006 Grumbles Through Venetia With AVR 2008 In Tow

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2164 news items

Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:03:45 -0800

As rural southwestern Pennsylvania lost manufacturing jobs in the 1990s, community leaders turned to tourism as a potential economic driver. But access to capital was a major roadblock for the region's fledgling tourism sector, recalls David Kahley ...

Macon Telegraph (blog)

Macon Telegraph (blog)
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:45:43 -0800

A crew assesses the damage after freight cars hauling sand and operated by Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad derailed, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, along Penn Street in Uniontown, Pa. Uniontown police Lt. Tom Kolencik said there were minor injuries reported ...
Natural Gas Intelligence (subscription)
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:07:30 -0800

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has scheduled an open house and formal public hearing for a proposed 950 MW natural gas-fired power plant that's been planned for years in the southwest part of the state. Nebraska-based ...

Uniontown Herald Standard

Uniontown Herald Standard
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 06:23:52 -0800

Several cars operated by Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad derailed this morning along Penn Street in Uniontown. No injuries were reported. Crews from the rail company were at the scene assesing the damage and were assisted by Uniontown fire and city ...

National Gazette

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:56:15 -0800

The Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad freight train was traveling south from Scottdale to Smithfield when the cars left the tracks, according to a statement from its parent company, Carload Express of Oakmont. No one from Carload Express returned calls ...
Natural Gas Intelligence (subscription)
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:33:45 -0800

After the third quarter, company executives also said Chevron's focus has increasingly been shifting from dry gas in the basin to wet gas in southwest Pennsylvania and northern West Virginia. Oliver said the final number of layoffs in Pennsylvania ...

Washington Post (blog)

Washington Post (blog)
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:13:48 -0800

In general, it appears that precipitation will be mostly rain along and east of the I-95 corridor, and snow west of that into the higher elevations of southwest Pennsylvania and northwest New Jersey. But ice accumulation might end up being the weather ...
Natural Gas Intelligence (subscription)
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:45:00 -0800

The settlement will find Range paying a civil penalty of $800,000 and providing nearly $950,000 in funding for an environmental rehabilitation project in southwest Pennsylvania. In a unique move, Range, which could have paid less for the violations ...

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