Welcome to Summit Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania

Happy Halloween


Trick-or-Treat will be

October 31, 2019

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

recycle bins


 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.   

Recycle Guide


Butler County's Environmental Mission is to establish a sustainable community for the health and safety of its residents,and through the Municipal Solid Waste Management Plan, demonstrate governmental leadership and responsibility by promoting waste minimization, resource conservation and pollution prevention practices. Click on the image above to visit the Butler County-wide recycling website for more info.



Constructing a garage or shed.  Installing a swimming pool for summer time fun.   Improving your driveway. These are some of the most common projects that require a permit.  Click "permit information" below for additional information. .



  • The Butler Freeport Community Trail offers an asphalt-free trail to walk, jog and bicycle.
  • Several convenient parking locations are available in Summit Township.
  • For additional trail information and events, please visit  http://www.butlerfreeporttrail.org/  

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.   

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our residents, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

Summit Township Municipal Building

502 Bonniebrook Road, Butler, Pennsylvania 16002, United States

Office 724-285-1168 Fax 724-285-7677 Email - summittwp@zoominternet.net


Monday thru Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm

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