Welcome to Butler Township
Upcoming Township Meetings
Board of Commissioners | July 6th (Wed) & July 18th
Planning Commission | July 5th
Zoning Hearing Board | August 3rd
Butler Township Recycling Day
Butler Township will be holding a recycling day for township residents on Saturday, July 9th from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Butler Township Municipal Building. Costs associated with the collection will be supplemented by the PA Department of Environmental Protection and Butler Township, except township residents will be required to pay $0.20 per pound for all electronic devices recycled. Pre-registration is required. Township residents can register for this event starting Wednesday, June 15th by calling ECS&R at 1-866-815-0016. Recycling Day Flyer – 2016
|Small Appliances||Household Chemicals|
Tours of Preston Park
Guided tours of Preston Park have been scheduled on the following dates.
|Wednesday, June 15th at 10:30 AM|
|Wednesday, August 17th at 6:00 PM|
|Saturday, October 8th at 1:00 PM|
Tours will last approximately 2 hours and will involve a moderate amount of walking, so attendees should dress appropriately.
If you would like to join a tour of Preston Park or would like additional information, please call Marcie at (724) 283-3430, ext. 212 or e-mail: email@example.com. For more information on Butler Township Parks, click on the “Recreation” tab at the top of the page.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Travel Advisory
Travel Advisory – Road Closure Planned for Route 68 Cunningham Street Bridge Project in Butler County
Beginning Monday, April 25, Route 68, Cunningham Street, will close between Hansen Avenue and Main Street for the replacement of the bridge carrying Route 68, Cunningham Street over Sullivan Run in Butler City, Butler County. A detour will be in place using Route 3011 (Hansen Avenue) to Route 8 North (Pittsburgh Road), to Route 8 South (Main Street), to Route 68 (Jefferson Street) until mid-October. The closure will be in place to facilitate the replacement of the existing structure with a box culvert. This $2.2 million bridge replacement project is being constructed by Carmen Paliotta Contracting, Inc., and is expected to be completed in October.
Motorists can check conditions on more than 40,000 roadway miles by visiting www.511PA.com. 511PA, which is free and available 24 hours a day, provides traffic delay warnings, weather forecasts, traffic speed information and access to more than 700 traffic cameras. 511PA is also available through a smartphone application for iPhone and Android devices, by calling 5-1-1, or by following regional Twitter alerts accessible on the 511PA website. Visit Twitter@511PAPittsburgh.com, #SR68ButCo
MEDIA CONTACT: Deborah L. Casadei, M.B.A., 724-357-2829
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, June 25th and Saturday, July 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 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.|