Summit Township
Butler County, Pennsylvania

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WELCOME TO SUMMIT TOWNSHIP

Summit Township is a township in Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 4,884 at the 2010 census. According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 22.3 square miles (57.9 km), of which, 22.3 square miles (57.7 km) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km) of it (0.18%) is water.


QUICK CONTACTS

POLICE DEPARTMENT - CALL 911
FIRE DEPARTMENT - CALL 911
ROAD DEPARTMENT - (724) 285-1610
PERMIT ENFORCEMENT - (724) 285-1168


TOWNSHIP UPDATES

CAN I BURN?
Burning of yard waste and newspapers is allowable Monday-Saturday 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and must be extinguished at 8:00 p.m. (no smoldering). A competent adult and adequate water source must be present. No burning on legal holidays or Sundays. Exception: Cooking fires and recreation fires are allowable. Prior to burning large brush piles, contact the Butler County 9-1-1 Center at the non-emergency number (724-287-7769) and inform them of location of the controlled fire.


RECYCLING
Green plastic recycling bins are available from the township. The bins are available to township residents at no cost. Residents can get up to two bins. The bins are available for pickup at the township building Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.Each resident is responsible to contact their waste hauler for pickup of your recycle items. Summit Township does not make arrangements for pickup of your recyclables.


DEAD DEER
If there is a dead deer along a State Highway, please call PennDOT at (724)284-8800 to report the location of the deer. If the dead deer is on a township road, call the PA. Game Commission at (814)432-3187 to report the location.


POLL WORKERS NEEDED
Butler County is in need of individuals who will serve as Election Board members in various voting precincts throughout the county. Elections are vital to Democracy. The poll workers who work on Election Day at the polling places are vital to the successful operation of an election. Poll workers are completely trained in all aspects of the election process including the operation of the voting equipment. You will be reimbursed for your time at the polls. You will be paid between $130 and $155 per day depending on the position. Anyone interested in accepting one of these positions please call our office at 724-284-5308 and we will place you on our list of potential workers. A detailed list of poll worker duties may be accessed on our website at
www.co.butler.pa.us/poll. Also we can answer any questions you may have. Your involvement is so important. Summit Township North (Lickhill) is in dire need of two inspectors.

QUICK LINKS

PA VOTER ID LAW

CITY OF BUTLER

DOWNTOWN BUTLER

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

BUTLER AREA MULTI MUNICIPAL PLAN

VISIT BUTLER COUNTY

BUTLER LIBRARY SYSTEM

BUTLER FARM MARKET

 

TOWNSHIP FACTS

The unemployment rate in Summit township (Butler county) is 7.30 percent (US avg. is 10.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Summit township (Butler county) jobs have Decreased by 4.28 percent.
 

Summit Township (Butler County) public schools spend $5,187 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $5,678. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Summit Township (Butler County).