Halloween Home Decorating Contest

Time to dust off your broomsticks and carve your best jack-o-lantern! For the first time, Butler Township will be hosting a Halloween Home Decorating Contest. We are encouraging our residents to put up their spookiest – or funniest- Halloween decorations for the community to see. Judges will travel around the township and visit each home […]

Trick or Treat at Preston Park

It’s that time of year again for Butler Township and Butler County Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Trick or Treat in Preston Park. This year Trick or Treat will be on Friday, October 27, 2023 from 6PM-8PM at Preston Park. Similar to the past we will have many returning vendors along with some new ones- including […]

Community Day

  We’re partnering with Alameda Park, Butler Co. Parks and Butler County Chamber of Commerce to bring you the 2023 Butler Area Community Day! It will be held on September 23, 2023 at Alameda Park- Odd Fellow Loop from 11AM-4PM. Some of the fun includes: Food Vendors Music Car Show Face Painting by Butler Cheer A special visit […]

Special Meeting Notice

The Butler Township Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting on Wednesday August 9, 2023, at 6:30PM at the Butler Township Municipal Building located at 290 South Duffy Road, Butler, PA 16001 for the purpose of considering an Act 537 Plan transfer resolution and consideration of a settlement related to the proposed sale of […]

Severe Weather Guidance from FirstEnergy

Company meteorologists have been tracking a storm for several days. The system is expected to bring periods of significant rainfall, strong wind gusts of more than 50 miles per hour and potential thunderstorms to central and eastern Ohio, western Pennsylvania and western West Virginia on Saturday. With rain accumulations of more than four inches possible […]

BASA Update

Our customers, employees, and communities that we serve are our number one priority. UPDATE: On Tuesday, October 11, BASA’s board of directors voted unanimously to sign an Asset Purchase Agreement (APA) with Pennsylvania American Water, and the board subsequently signed the APA. BASA was engaged in discussions with the company for nearly a year to […]

New Staff: Niki Collins

Niki Collins was brought on as the Executive Administrative Assistant in December 2022. Her main purpose is to assist our Township Manager, Tom Knights, and to manage and execute Township Outreach efforts through the website and social media. Niki’s career in government began in 2013 when she was still a student at Slippery Rock University […]

New Staff: Scott Frederick

Scott Frederick has served as the Butler Township Director of Emergency Services since January of 2022. In this position, he is the Fire Chief, Fire Marshal and Emergency Management Coordinator for the Township. Scott’s fire service career began in November of 2008 as volunteer in his hometown of Harmony, PA, where he is still an […]

Spring Trash Reminders

Trash and Recycling Information from Waste Management SPRING LEAF COLLECTION: (DATES UPDATED) Week of May 8th Week of May 15th Please remember: Leaves must be put in biodegradable paper bags Placed bags at the curb on your regular collection day. Bio-degradable bags are available at building supply stores, hardware stores, and Amazon. Glass Recycling Available […]