Welcome to Butler Township
Upcoming Township Meetings
Board of Commissioners | February 15th, March 7th
Planning Commission | March 1st
Fire Chiefs Meeting| February 17th
Zoning Hearing Board | March 9th
1000 Veteran March
Butler County Veterans Services Office will be holding a 1000 Veteran March on Tuesday, June 14th at 6:30 PM on Main Street in Butler. To participate in this march all veterans must register by May 1st at the Butler County Veterans Services Office or call 724-284-5352. The cost is $10.00 and includes a T-shirt and gift bag.
April Fools’ 5K Run/Walk and Mile Fun Run
The Butler Area Public Library will be holding a 5K Run/Walk and Mile Fun Run on Saturday, April 2nd at the Alameda Park Jaycees Shelter. For more information on this event or to register, go to the Butler Area Public Library website.
Tree Tenders Workshop
BECOME A TREE TENDER AND LEARN HOW TO PLANT AND CARE FOR THE TREES IN YOUR BACKYARD AND COMMUNITY
Penn State Extension will host a Tree Tenders workshop on Friday, April 8, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Park Building at Butler Township Park, 468 South Duffy Road, Butler, PA 16001.
Tree Tenders is a training program to empower concerned residents to make dramatic strides towards restoring and caring for the trees in their communities. All are welcome at this one-day training, which will include presentations and demonstrations on tree biology, urban tree stresses, tree identification, tree planting and pruning, and community organizing.
Register online at extension.psu.edu/tree-tenders or call the Penn State Center – Pittsburgh office at 412-263-1000 by April 1. Registration for this workshop is $25 and includes lunch, a workbook, and other training materials. This event is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Bureau of Forestry. Tree Tenders Workshop Flyer
Butler Township Swears in New Board Members
At the January 4, 2016 meeting of the Butler Township Board of Commissioners, newly elected commissioner James Lokhaiser, Jr. and re-elected commissioners Dave Zarnick and Joseph A. Wiest were sworn into office. The Honorable Thomas Doerr presided over the ceremony. (Photos by Fred Vero Photography)
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, February 20, 2016. Please call ECS&R at 1-866-815-0016 to register for this event or if you have any questions. A listing of the dates for 2016 is in the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Flyer.