Welcome to Butler Township
Upcoming Township Meetings
Board of Commissioners | December 5th & December 19th
Planning Commission | December 6th – Cancelled
Zoning Hearing Board | December 7th
Free Smoke Detectors and Carbon Monoxide Detectors
Butler Township has received a Hodge Fund Grant which was used to purchase smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors. These detector are free to Butler Township residences that have children residing there or have children that frequently visit there. Residents can receive one smoke detector and one combination smoke and carbon monoxide detector or 2 smoke detectors per household, which are available at the Butler Township Municipal Building at the main reception area. Proof of residency is required.
Citizens Police Academy
THE BUTLER TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT WILL BE HOLDING A CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY STARTING JANUARY 17, 2017. THE PROGRAM WILL CONSIST OF (7) CLASSES BEING HELD ON CONSECUTIVE TUESDAY EVENINGS FROM 6:30 TO 8:30 PM. THE PROGRAM WILL BE HELD AT THE BUTLER TOWNSHIP PARK LOCATED AT 468 S. DUFFY RD. AND VARIOUS LOCATIONS AROUND BUTLER TOWNSHIP.
THE PROGRAM WILL INCLUDE:
-CRIMINAL LAW AND INVESTIGATIONS
-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ISSUES
-VEHICLE LAWS AND TRAFFIC STOPS
-USE OF FORCE
-THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM
-OTHER AREAS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT
APPLICATIONS FOR THE PROGRAM CAN BE OBTAINED AT THE BUTLER TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT OR THE BUTLER TWP. MUNICIPAL BUILDING LOCATED AT 290 S. DUFFY RD., MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY FROM 8:30 AM TO 4:30 PM. THE APPLICATIONS MUST BE RETURNED TO THE POLICE OFFICE NO LATER THAN 4:00 PM ON JANUARY 6, 2016.
THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THE PROGRAM WHICH IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH PRIORITY GIVEN TO BUTLER TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS AND BUSINESS OWNERS. THERE WILL BE A MAXIMUM OF (15) INDIVIDUALS ACCEPTED INTO THE PROGRAM.
INDIVIDUALS ACCEPTED INTO THE PROGRAM WILL BE NOTIFIED BY THE POLICE DEPARTMENT.
2017 Park Rental Building Reservations
Butler Township is now taking reservations for the Park Rental Building for rental dates in 2017. To reserve a date, please come to the Municipal Building and complete the lease paperwork. For more information on fees or to see pictures of the building go to the Butler Township Park page under the “Recreation” tab or call the administration office.
Things to do in Butler County this Season
Click on the following links to find out some of the activities going on the Butler County this Fall.
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, December 17th. 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 2016 is in the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Flyer.
Fees for the Butler County Events are as follows:
|Household Hazardous Waste||$0.65/lb.|
|Light Bulbs and Batteries||$0.52/lb.|
|Televisions and Computer Monitors||$0.45/lb.|
|All Other Electronics||$0.16/lb.|
|Propane Tanks & Cylinders||$15.00 Each|
|Items Containing Mercury||$2.75/lb.|