Administrative Office

290 South Duffy RoadHours: Monday - Friday
Butler, PA 160018:30am to 4:30pm
Phone: (724) 283-3430Fax: (724) 282-2142


Welcome to Butler Township, Butler County, PA


Board of Commissioners – November 2nd (CANCELLED); November 5th (Budget Hearing Meeting)

Planning Commission – November 3rd

Agenda Setting Meeting – November 12th

Trick-or-Treat 2020

Butler Township has decided to move forward with trick or treat this year with other municipalities expected to make decisions soon.

At their meeting earlier this week, Butler Township Commissioners approved a motion to permit children and families to trick or treat at township residences on Saturday, October 31st from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Butler Township asks parents or guardians to encourage children to trick or treat responsibly. Residents who would like to participate are encouraged to turn on porch lights or outside lights to signal that trick or treaters are welcome to approach.

Fall Leaf Collection

The following dates are scheduled for leaf collection:

October 26 – October 30

Novemember 2 – November 6

November 9 – November 13

November 16 – November 20

Preston Park Closure:

Preston Park will be closed until further notice.

2020 Census

The 2020 Census marks the first time that you can choose to respond to the census online, by phone, or by mail. If you need help or do not have a computer, you may come to the township building and we will offer assistance. Participating in the census is important and the results will ultimately help determine how federal funding flows into communities every year for the next decade. For more information on the 2020 Census and why it is important, go to


Glass Recycling Available at Township Building

Starting June 27th, 2020, Butler Township began a glass recycling initiative where glass bottles and jars could be dropped off at in the hopper located at the rear of the municipal building by the garage. The hopper is available at all times, Monday through Sunday.

As a cautionary, we can accept glass bottles and jars only. Labels are permitted to still be affixed, however, any metal lid or cap must be removed before placing it in the hopper removed from any plastic bag, box, etc.

Waste Management Service Alert for PA During COVID-19 

Please Note:

  • All trash/refuse must be bagged and sealed and, wherever possible, placed in containers. LOOSE ITEMS WILL NOT BE COLLECTED.
  • All recyclable materials must be placed inside recycling bin (including cardboard). ITEMS LEFT OUTSIDE OF BIN WILL NOT BE COLLECTED.
  • WM will enforce bag and/or cart limits as reflected in current contract.

2020 Trash & Recycling Collection Schedule

The 2020 Collection Schedule & Street Listings for Butler Township, provided by Waste Management.

The following links contain additional information on how you can dispose of other recyclable materials and hazardous waste:

Trash & Recycling page.

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 Website

Butler County Brochures

Butler County Farm Market Listing