Welcome to Summit
Fall Leaf Burning
Before we know it, the leaves
will be falling. The burning of leaves, yard waste and newspaper
is permitted from 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Monday through Saturday
and must be extinguished at 8:00 p.m. with no smoldering. Please do not
burn on any township road, right-of-way or ditch line.
A competent adult and adequate water source must be present.
on legal holidays or Sundays. Exception: Cooking fires and recreation
fires are allowable.
Prior to burning large brush piles, contact the
township and Butler County 9-1-1 Center at the non-emergency number (724-287-7769)
and inform them of location of the fire.
POLICE DEPARTMENT - CALL 911
FIRE DEPARTMENT - CALL 911
ROAD DEPARTMENT - (724) 285-1610
PERMIT ENFORCEMENT - (724) 285-1168
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.
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