Welcome to Butler Township
Upcoming Township Meetings
Board of Commissioners | October 16th
Planning Commission | November 7th
Fire Commission | November 15th
Trick or Treat Scheduled
Trick or Treat in Butler Township has been set for Tuesday, October 31st from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Fall Leaf Collection Schedule
Fall Leaf Collection will be on the following weeks:
October 23rd, November 6th, November 13th & November 27th
Leaves will be picked up on your regular pickup day in no larger than 30-gallon, biodegradable brown paper bags. Leaves placed out in plastic trash bags will not be collected.
30 gallon bio-degradable paper bags can be purchased at a cost of 34 cents a bag, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. till 4:30 p.m., at the Butler Township Municipal Building, 290 South Duffy Road, Butler, PA 16001. There will not be any Saturday sales.
Tours of Preston Park
Butler Township will be offering public tours of Preston Park including the residence and the grounds on the following dates.
- Saturday, October 7th at 10:00 a.m.
- Saturday, November 25th at 10:00 a.m.
This 2 to 3 hour walking tour is available at no cost, but registration is required and spaces are limited. In addition to the dates listed above, private group tours may also be arranged for groups of 10 or more. For more information or to register for a tour contact the Administration Office at extension 212 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tire Collection Day
A tire collection event has been scheduled for Saturday, October 21st from 8 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Worth Township Municipal Building, 811 West Park Road, Slippery Rock, 16057. There is a 12 tire limit per person and tires will not be accepted from businesses. For fees and additional information please click on the following link: Butler County Tire Collection Flier – October 21,2017
This collection was made possible through the help of Butler County Recycling and Waste Management Department, Worth Township and Tri-County Industries.
Butler County Farm Town Hall Meeting
The Butler County Board of Commissioners will be sponsoring their second Farm Town Hall meeting on Thursday, October 19th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Butler County Community College – Founder’s Hall, 107 College Drive, Butler.
For more information click on the following link: Farm Town Hall Meeting – Fall 2017
Armstrong Healing Heroes
Healing Heroes is seeking Veterans who would benefit from the assistance of a Guardian Angels Medical Service Dog. Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs trains service dogs to mitigate the challenges of several conditions, including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD); Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI); seizures, glucose imbalance, mobility issues and much more.If you or someone you know could benefit from this service, please go to the following website to obtain an application: http://www.medicalservicedogs.org/service-dog-application/
Once the online form is completed, a full application packet will be sent to the applicant to fulfill the process for consideration.
For more information on Healing Heroes, please visit their Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/armstrongonewire.
Resident Comments Requested
In 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 email@example.com.
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 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, October 14th & Saturday, October 28th. 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.|
|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.
- Household Hazardous Waste Flyer – 2017
- Holiday Recycling Guide 2016
- Hard to Recycle Guide 2017
- Butler County Recycling Newsletter – Spring 2016
- Butler County Recycling Newsletter – Summer 2016
- Butler County Recycling Newsletter – Winter 2016-2017
- Butler County Recycling Newsletter – Spring 2017
- Butler County Recycling Newsletter – Summer 2017