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Butler County, Pennsylvania

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Road Closures:

Lindsay Lane and Simon Drive

Due to construction the following roads will be closed for at least 2 weeks.

       1.  Lindsay Lane between Route 356 and Saxonburg Road

       2.  Simon Drive between Hinchberger Road and Headland Road

The roads will be open to local traffic and emergency vehicles.

Thank you for your cooperation and patience with these projects.


CDBG Grant Survey

Summit Township has the opportunity to receive a Community Development Block Grant for a road re-construction project for McGrady Hollow Road.

A door-to-door survey will be conducted by a township representative until September 10, 2015 to gather the necessary information to submit for the grant.

If you have any questions, please call the township office at 724-285-1168.

Thank you for your participation in the survey.


 

Township Information

 

Driveway Requirements

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 page.

 

If a permit is not purchased, the fee will be doubled.

 

Fire Requirements

The burning of leaves, yard waste and newspapers is permitted Monday through Saturday 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. with no burning on Sunday or legal holidays.  Exceptions are cooking and recreational fires.

 

The fire must be extinguished by 8:00 p.m. with no smoldering.

 

Please do not burn on any township road, right-of-way or ditch line.

 

Prior to burning large brush piles, contact the township at 724-285-1168 and the non-emergency 911 center at 724-287-7769.

 

Mailboxes

The mailbox post has to be 5 feet off of the blacktop or behind the ditch line.  The mailbox has to be two feet off the blacktop roadway.

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 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.

Deer Removal
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.
 


Quick Contacts

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

 

 

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FAIR HOUSING & EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

 

 

BUTLER COUNTY'S HUD OFFICE

 

ADDRESS:

 

114 WOODY AVENUE

BUTLER, PA  16001

 

TELEPHONE:  724-287-6797 

 

 

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 SUMMIT TOWNSHIP'S FAIR HOUSING RESOLUTION

 

 

Township Facts

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.

 

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).
 

 

 

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