Frequently Asked Questions

We tried to compile a list of the most frequently asked questions. Please let us know if you think something should be added to the list by contacting us. 

What do I do if i have a problem in the Township?

If you are experiencing a problem in our Township, the best method of resolution is to contact our office staff at 724-295-2648 or send us an e-mail.

For Zoning Issues: Contact Rick Healy at 412-549-1056

For Police Issues: Contact 911

Where do I pay taxes and how much are they?

The Buffalo Township tax collector for Township Real Estate Tax, Butler County Real Estate Tax, Freeport Area School Real Estate Tax, and Per Capita Tax is: Robyn Fleishman, PO Box N Sarver, PA 16055 (724) 524-1624

The tax collector for Earned Income Tax and Local Services Tax is Berkheimer Tax Administrators, 50 N Seventh Street Bangor, PA 18013 (610) 588-0965

Delinquent Earned Income Tax is collected by Sharp Collections, P.O. Box 81 114 N Mercer Avenue Sharpsville, PA 16150 724-962-5633

The current tax rates can be found on our Tax Collectors page.

How do I get a burning permit or recycling bin?

To get a burning permit or recycling bin you will need to stop by our office during regular business hours, Monday – Thursday 7:00 am – 5:00 pm or Friday 7:00 am – 3:00 pm.

How do I become involved in the Township?

To get on our regular monthly meeting please contact our office staff at 724-295-2648 or send us an e-mail. 

How do I Go About Speaking at a Meeting?

To get upcoming meeting details you can contact our office staff at 724-295-2648 or send us an e-mail. 

How do I apply for a building permit?

Please stop by the Township Office during business hours and pick one up.

Where do I vote?

The Pennsylvania Department of State provides a quick search. All you have to do is type in your address Click here to find your polling place. For further information, please contact the Butler County Bureau of Elections at 724-284-5310.

What utility companies do I use?

Please visit our Utilities page for a list of companies that service Buffalo Township.