Administrative Office

290 South Duffy RoadHours: Monday - Friday
Butler, PA 160018:30am to 4:30pm
Phone: (724) 283-3430Fax: (724) 282-2142
(724) 287-7465info@butlertwp.org

Planning Commission FAQ

Planning Commission Information

The Planning Commission meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 6:00 pm ,as necessary. Meeting agendas are listed on the township’s webpage prior to each meeting.  Meeting dates and application deadline information can be found on the township’s home page under the “Meetings Schedules” tab. The application fee varies depending on what type of application is submitted.

Questions regarding the Planning Commission – Please contact Jesse Hines, Zoning Officer, 724-287-7465, x 216.

Planning Commission Members:  Members serve four year terms.

Member Term Expires
Mark Swift, Chairman 7/1/2019
Ron Henshaw, Vice Chairman 7/1/2018
Ernest Osterling, Secretary 7/1/2019
Kimberly Christie 7/1/2016
Fred Maihle Jr. 7/1/2019
Brenda Collins 7/1/2017
Sam Zurzolo 7/1/2017

The Planning Commission is a recommending body charged with guiding land use and development within the township.  The commission makes recommendations to the Board of Commissioners concerning land use ordinances, maps, subdivision and land development plans, stormwater management plans, comprehensive planning materials, and other tasks as directed by the Board of Commissioners.

All citizens are encouraged to attend and participate in the Planning Commission meetings.