Administrative Office

290 South Duffy RoadHours: Monday - Friday
Butler, PA 160018:30am to 4:30pm
Phone: (724) 283-3430Fax: (724) 282-2142
(724) 287-7465info@butlertwp.org

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Welcome to Butler Township

Upcoming Township Meetings

Board of Commissioners | August 21st & September 6th (Wed.)

Planning Commission | September 5th

Fire Commission |  September 20th

DELWOOD ROAD NOW OPEN

Delwood Road is now open to traffic in both directions.

Resident Comments Requested

On July 17, 2017, the Butler Township Board of Commissioners approved the administration and preparation of a grant application for the development and construction of a restroom facility and all required infrastructure located at Preston Park.  If any township resident has any comment regarding this project, please send a written response to Butler Township at 290 South Duffy Road, Butler, PA 16001 or email cmcneill@butlertwp.org.

2017 Road Paving Schedule

The following schedule has been provided for the 2017 Butler Township Road Paving Projects.  Weather may alter or extend the schedule. Roads involved in this year’s project will be closed during milling and paving operations. Roads will be posted in advance where onstreet parking will be prohibited.   Citations will be issued for any violation of the “No Parking” requirement.

Road Milling Date Paving Date
Litman Road, Braethorn Drive, Coventry Drive, S. Main Street, E. Metzger Avenue, Ritter Street, High Street August 8th August 11th
Chesapeake Street, Main Street, Penn Avenue, Regina Street, Hansen Avenue, Semanco Avenue August 9th August 14th
Woodbury Drive, Havenhill Drive, Farmington Avenue, Vanessa Street August 10th August 15th& 16th
Hazlett Avenue, Deshon Court, Staley Avenue, Sharon Drive August 17th August 21, 22, 23
North Duffy Road, Belmont Road, Fairground Hill Road August 18th August 21, 22, 23
Deer Run Drive, Fontana Street, Partell Street, Reiber Road August 24th August 25th

Butler Township Recycling Day

Saturday, September 30th – 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Registration is Limited and Pre-registration is Required by contacting ECS&R at 1-866-815-0016.

Butler Township Residents Only – Drivers License is Required

Where: ECS&R – 129 Ash Stop Road, Evans City, PA 16033

Items Taken:  Nominal Fees Apply

Household Chemicals & Paints $0.68/lb.
Universal Waste (i.e. Florescent Lights & Batteries) $0.53/lb.
Non-CDRA Electronics $0.13/lb.
CDRA Electronics * (glass bearing) $0.45/lb.
CDRA Electronics * (non glass bearing towers & peripherals) $0.25/lb.
Small Freon Containing Devices $0.17/lb.

* CDRA: desktop computers, laptop computers, computer monitors, computer peripherals and televisions.

If you are unable to register for this event, please ask ECS&R about registering for one of the monthly Butler County Sponsored Recycling Events.  Fees are the same for the Butler Township and Butler County Events.  Costs associated with these events are supplemented by a grant through the PA Department of Environmental Protection.

Mercer County and Lawrence County are also holding recycling events that are open to Butler County residents.  For information on these events, please click on the following links.

MERCER COUNTY- Special Collection Flier – September 23, 2017

LAWRENCE COUNTY- Special Collection Flier – September 30, 2017

hobnob theatre returns for the fourth straight year with Shakespeare in the Preston Park on August 12-13, and 19-20 with their all-male cast of “Twelfth Night” under the direction of Ken Smith (who portrayed Petruchio in last year’s “The Taming of the Shrew”). hobnob is throwing it back to the days of Shakespeare when no women appeared on stage, and men portrayed all the roles.  The cast will wear Elizabethan costumes, designed and built by local costumers, BJ Herr and Eileen Stroup (of Herr and Ei).  An original score by director Ken Smith will be performed by the actors and musicians as well.  Tickets will be sold at the park beginning at 5:00pm each evening. The play will take place in one location this year. Bring your chairs or blankets and a picnic dinner. Questions? Contact hobnob theatre at 412-736-2535 or visit their website (www.hobnobtheatre.com) or Facebook page (www.facebook.com/hobnobtheatre).

Fire Prevention Week Poster Contest

Fire Prevention Week will be held October 8 – 14, 2017.  Butler Township will once again be celebrating the week by holding a Fire Prevention Week Poster Contest.  The contest is open to Butler Township residents in kindergarten through 6th grade.  The theme for 2017 is “Every Second Counts – Find 2 Ways Out!  A trophy will be awarded to the First Place winner in each grade level at the Butler Township Board of Commissioners meeting held at 6:30 PM on Monday, October 16, 2017.  The deadline for entry is Friday, September 29th.  Please drop off your entry at the Butler Township Municipal Building, 290 South Duffy Road.  Students who attend Northwest Elementary, McQuistion Elementary or Connoquenessing Elementary Schools can turn their entries in at their schools.

All entries must be on 22″ X 28” White Poster Board and contain the following information on the back of the poster:

Parent’s name and contact phone number, student’s name and grade, name of school and room number.

If you have any questions, please contact Marcie at 724-283-3430, X 212 or by email at mlove@butlertwp.org.

For more information on Fire Prevention Week or Fire Safety go to the National Fire Protection Association website.

Things to do in Butler County this Season

Click on the following links to find out some of the activities going on in Butler County.

Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau August 2017 Newsletter

Butler County Brochures

Butler County Farm Market Listing

 

Butler County Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection Event

The next Butler County recycling collection will be held at Environmental Coordination Services & Recycling (ECS&R) at 129 Ash Stop Road, Evans City, PA 16033, on Saturday, August 19th & Saturday, September 16th.  Please call ECS&R at 1-866-815-0016 to register for this event or if you have any questions.  You can also register on-line at ecsr.net under the Collection Events tab. A listing of the dates for 2017 is in the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Flyer.

Household Chemicals & Paints $0.68/lb.
Universal Waste (i.e. Florescent Lights & Batteries) $0.53/lb.
Non-CDRA Electronics $0.17/lb.
CDRA Electronics * (glass bearing) $0.45/lb.
CDRA Electronics * (non glass bearing towers & peripherals) $0.25/lb.
Small Freon Containing Devices $0.17/lb.

* CDRA: desktop computers, laptop computers, computer monitors, computer peripherals and televisions.