Posted on: December 14, 2017

Board approves 2018 budget

Cranberry’s Board of Supervisors has approved a $77.3 million budget for the Township’s 2018 fiscal year. The budget, which covers both operating and capital expenses, holds the line on real estate taxes. Water and sewer rates remain u...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Local farmstead downzoned

Over the past few years, aspiring developers of properties at the northwest corner of Rochester and Rt. 19, including the Meeder farm with its iconic red barn, have been unable to reach an understanding with the Township over the extent of roadway improve...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

A new Starbucks is coming to town

An application for conditional use of a 2,467 square foot tenant space in the Cranberry Commons Shopping Center for a new Starbucks coffee house was approved by Cranberry’s Board of Supervisors at its December 14 meeting. The corner store space,...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Business sign ordinance repealed and replaced

Cranberry’s last major sign ordinance was written in 1995. It made extensive use of charts and tables to connect building size, zoning, sign size, sign materials, illumination features and more into elegant grids. Problem was, they not only conf...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Star Transportation Group finds new home

Star Transportation Group, the operator of Cranberry Taxi, Vets Taxi, Classy Cab, Star Limousine, and Air Star Transportation, has received approval to occupy a building in the Leonberg Road business park, on the east side of Marshall Road. The structure,...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Streambank improvements planned for Graham Park

A project to reduce the erosion of soil into Brush Creek was authorized by Cranberry’s Board of Supervisors at its December 14 meeting. The improvement, which is part of a state-required permitting process, would involve the use of rip-rap rock ...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Zoning amendment could give self-storage companies another option

Pity the poor self-storage operators. Nobody wants them. Under current law, they’re limited to Light Industrial zones, of which there are only two in Cranberry. But on December 14, Cranberry’s Board of Supervisors authorized a January ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Board says NO to gambling, at least for now

 Pennsylvania is already the nation’s second-largest commercial casino state. This past October, its General Assembly stepped up its game even more to allow people to bet online, in airports and at truck stops. In addition, the new law ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Look what you missed!

The results are in. The Township’s recent sale of surplus items on Municibid – an eBay-type online auction service used by municipalities but open to private buyers and individuals – was a win-win for both sides of the transa...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Township and soccer association agree to upgrade playing fields

At its December 7 meeting, Cranberry’s Board of Supervisors approved a pair of motions concerning the upgrade of three North Boundary Park soccer fields. In one motion, the Board approved the purchase of design services for artificial turf and f...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Property maintenance code adopted

The International Property Maintenance Code – one of the widely-used model ordinances developed by the International Code Council – has been adopted, with some exceptions, by Cranberry’s Board of Supervisors. The Code covers ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Two more phases of Park Place get final approval

A final land development application for two more residential phases of the Park Place neighborhood project received final approval from Cranberry’s Board of Supervisors at its December 7 meeting. The two combined phases will add 41 single famil...

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Posted on: December 4, 2017

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Water supplier changes disinfectant

Free chlorine is a stronger and faster-acting disinfectant. Customers may notice a slight difference in the taste and odor of their drinking water while chlorine is in use.

Customers who use tap water for kidney dialysis at home should consult with their d...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Posted! No Hunting or Trapping in North Boundary Park

No Hunting sign

Please note the "NO HUNTING OR TRAPPING" signs posted in the North Boundary Park wooded area - which is the future home of the new Nature Trail & Disc Golf Course. This development is the 2018 Cranberry Township Community Chest (CTCC) Projec...

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Posted on: November 7, 2017

Holiday Art Show and Sale

If giving a gift of artwork is something on your mind, or even if it’s not, the Cranberry Artists Network will have works by its members on display and available for sale between November 14 and December 20 in the Cranberry Township Municipal Cen...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Meter Replacement Program

The Township recently began a $3.5 million project to replace more than 8,000 older residential and commercial water meters with a new generation of remotely-read digital units.  

Over time water meters wear out and their accuracy declines. &n...

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