The Board of Supervisors’ will be holding Public Hearings for a Zoning Change and 2 Conditional Use Hearings starting at 6:45 pm on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at the Buffalo Township Municipal Building, 109 Bear Creek Road with the Regular Monthly Meeting at 7:30 pm.

**There will be limited seating due to COVID-19 Guidelines**

**The virtual meeting “WILL NOT” be utilized unless there is insuffient seating in the Township Building**

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The Planning Commissions Regular Monthly Meeting for Wednesday, June 2, 2021 to be held via Video Conference at 7:00 pm has been “CANCELLED” due to lack of Agenda Items.

Click on Meeting Link below:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85493898504pwd=SIh2NmczenVnVhImM1FhZ0ZsdTI4QT09

Meeting ID:  854 9389 8504 – Password:  376687 

Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kpae4Uhnj

Click HERE for Events Calendar!

NOTICE TO ALL RESIDENTS:

Please Note:  Due to issues at the County level, some per capita tax cards have not been printed.  The County is diligently working to correct this issue.  As soon as they are available, they will be sent out.  We apologize for the inconvenience this has caused.  If you have further questions, you can reach out to:                            

Robyn Fleishman, Buffalo Township Tax Collector at 724-524-1624
Click here for Buffalo Township 2021 Spring Tax Notice Application

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Township Secretary/Treasurer, Janice L. Zubrin will be available from 7:00 am – 3:00 pm Monday thru Friday for general inquiries by phone at 724-295-2648 or you can contact her via email at:    treasure@zoominternet.net

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If you have an emergency and are attempting to contact the Buffalo Township Police Department please dial 911.
For non-emergencies, call the Township Police at 724-295-9500

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NOTICE TO ALL RESIDENTS

 

The Township Tax Collector “DOES NOT” have an office in the Township Building

The Township Office Personnel “ARE NOT” licensed to collect Tax Payments

Tax payments “MUST” be mailed to:  Robyn Fleishman at PO Box N, Sarver, PA 16055

Robyn is available by phone “ONLY” between the hours of 10:00 am & 1:00 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

Robyn’s number is 724-524-1624

If necessary, an In-Person appointment can be scheduled with Robyn at the Township Building by calling her at the above number.

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     Please direct any inquires regarding Property, Revenue and Assessments in Butler County to Janet Mentel at jmentel@co.butler.pa.us or phone 724-284-5323 

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JUNE 2021 MEETING SCHEDULE

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 7:00 pm Planning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting via Video Conference has been “CANCELLED” due to lack of Agenda Items

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 6:45 pm – PennEnergy Resourses Conditional Use, 7:00 pm – Weaver Homes Petition for a Zoning Change Public Hearing & 7:15 pm – Weaver Homes Conditional Use Public Hearings

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 7:30 pm Board of Supervisors’ Regular Monthly Meeting

JULY 2021 MEETING SCHEDULE

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm Planning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting via Video Conference

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 7:30 pm Board of Supervisors’ Regular Monthly Meeting

AUGUST 2021 MEETING SCHEDULE

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at 7:00 pm Planning Commission Regular Montly Meeting via Video Conference

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at 7:30 pm Board of Supervisors’ Regular Monthly Meeting

SEPTEMBER 2021 MEETING SCHEDULE

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at 7:00 pm Planning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting via Video Conference

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 7:30 pm Board of Supervisors’ Regular Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 7:30 pm Board of Supervisors’ Regular Monthly Meeting

OCTOBER 2021 MEETING SCHEDULE

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 7:00 pm Planning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting via Video Conference

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 7:30 pm Board of Supervisors’ Regular Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 7:30 pm Board of Supervisors’ Regular Monthly Meeting

NOVEMBER 2021 MEETING SCHEDULE

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 at 7:00 pm Planning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting via Video Conference

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 7:30 pm Board of Supervisors’ Regular Monthly Meeting

DECEMBER 2021 MEETING SCHEDULE

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 7:00 pm Planning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting via Video Conference

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 7:30 pm Board of Supervisors’ Regular Monthly Meeting

THERE WILL BE NO SECONDARY BOARD OF SUPERVISOR MEETING IN THE MONTHS OF JUNE, JULY & AUGUST OR NOVEMBER & DECEMBER
**Reminder:  DEP mandates that all households and businesses in Buffalo Township participate in the recycling program**
**Girl Scouts have a Recycling Location at the Township Building for glass, aluminum and metal items only.  
**If you are in need of a “Recycling Bin”, please stop by the Township Building.

**Electronics Recycling Collection:  Freeport Middle School – Saturday, June 19, 2021 from 9 am to 1 pm – Click here for flyer

For a copy of the Buffalo Township “Grading Permit Application”, please click on link below:

Grading Permit Application

For a copy of the Buffalo Township “Driveway Permit Application”, please click on link below:

Driveway Permit Application
Leaf Drop-Off at Lernerville Speedway is “OPEN”  Drop off location:  Northern end of the Lernerville Speedway Parking Lot.  Follow the Signs to the back side of the property.
Hours:  8:00 am – Dusk
Please note:  Leaves Only!!!  No twigs, branches, or garden debris
Leaves should be loose or in Biodegradable Bags!!!  No plastic bags, Biodegradable bags can be purchased at Walmart, Home Depot, Lowes, Sarver True Value or any hardware store
**THE SITE IS BEING MONITORED – ALL VIOLATORS WILL BE PROSECUTED**

Local Government Services

In case of emergency, call 911! The police department is located inside the Municipal Building. For non emergencies please call 724-295-9500.

Volunteer Fire Departments The Buffalo Township Supervisors have designated Buffalo Township Volunteer Fire Company and Sarver Volunteer Fire Company as the Fire Departments that provide emergency service for Buffalo Township. Both departments work together to provide emergency service for residents of Buffalo Township through Butler County 911. These fire departments operate through a volunteer force and are always in need of new individuals willing to serve their community. If interested please contact the stations. Ask yourself: if not you, then who?

Dial 911 for Emergency Service; do not call the Departments directly. Buffalo Township Volunteer Fire Company BVFC is located in the northeastern part of the township just off Route 356 along Sarver road. It is next to the Sarver Trail Head on the Butler-Freeport Community Trail. Sarver Volunteer Fire Company SVFC is located in the southwestern part of the township just off Ekastown Road on Elliot Road. Freeport Volunteer Fire Department FVFD supports the residents of Buffalo Township by assisting Buffalo Township VFC and Sarver VFC as requested. Organized in 1916, Freeport VFD remains committed to serving the residents of Freeport and surrounding communities. Saxonburg Volunteer Fire Company SVFC supports the residents of Buffalo Township by assisting Buffalo Township VFC and Sarver VFC as requested. Herman Volunteer Fire Company HVFC supports the residents of Buffalo Township by assisting Buffalo Township VFC and Sarver VFC as requested. South Buffalo Township Volunteer Fire Department SBVFC supports the residents of Buffalo Township by assisting Buffalo Township VFC and Sarver VFC as requested. Fawn Township Volunteer Fire Department FTVFC supports the residents of Buffalo Township by assisting Buffalo Township VFC and Sarver VFC as requested.

EMS Emergency Medical Services (EMS) 

The Buffalo Township Supervisors have designated Freeport EMS and Saxonburg EMS as the Emergency Medical Service providers for Buffalo Township. Both services work together to provide emergency service for residents of Buffalo Township through Butler County 911. Dial 911 for Emergency Service; do not call the Departments directly. Freeport EMS Freeport EMS is licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health as an Advanced Life Support Ambulance and has two ALS ambulances available to serve the residents of Buffalo Township. Organized in 1941, Freeport EMS continues to innovate with the latest technology to assure that Paramedics are available to serve the residents of Freeport and surrounding communities. Saxonburg EMS Saxonburg’s Ambulance responds to approximately 2500 emergency medical calls annually. They cover approximately 75 square miles in Jefferson Township, Clinton Township, Winfield Township, Buffalo Township, and Saxonburg Borough. They operate three, fully-equipped Advanced Life Support ambulances and offer mutual aid assistance to the areas of Northern Allegheny County and southern Butler

The Municipal Authority provides public water and sewage to the township.

 

 

Act 13 PA Public Utility Commission

Unconventional Gas Well Fund Usage Allocation for 2018:  $122,949.21

Unconventional Gas Well Fund Usage Allocation for 2017:  $95,671.47

Unconventional Gas Well Fund Usage Allocation for 2016:  $65,734.05

Unconventional Gas Well Fund Usage Allocation for 2015:  $84,737.66