Welcome to Summit
It is the time of year for lawn care.
Please be courteous to motorists and do not put your lawn trimmings onto
the township road or right-of-way. This causes a safety hazard.
The property owner is responsible if an accident should occur.
Burning is permitted Monday through Saturday 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Please have all fires completely extinguished with no smoldering by 8:00
p.m. Recreational fires are an exception.
If you are going to have a large fire, please
contact your local fire department at their non-emergency number.
Herman Volunteer Fire Company is 724-287-0836 and Lick Hill Fire
Department is 724-287-2493. Also, call the township office at
All alterations to existing driveways
and all new driveways require a $75.00 permit. An
initial inspection by the Township Roadmaster must be
completed before any work can begin and a final inspection
when the project is complete. For the driveway diagram, please proceed
to the "Permit" tab at the top of the
If a permit is not purchased, the fee
will be doubled.
The post has to
be 5 feet off of the blacktop or behind the ditch line. The mailbox has to be two feet off of
the blacktop roadway.
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 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 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.
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
POLICE DEPARTMENT - CALL 911
FIRE DEPARTMENT - CALL 911
ROAD DEPARTMENT - (724) 285-1610
PERMIT ENFORCEMENT - (724) 285-1168