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Based on U.S. Census data. (2018) 31,560. (2017) 30,762.
District 10P.O. Box 429Indiana, PA 15701724-357-2800Local PADOT (PENNDOT) officeButler maintenance garage: 724-284-8800 PennDOT District 10
The Board of Supervisors meet on a twice monthly basis (first and last Thursdays of the month at 6:30 pm. in Council Chambers to conduct business on behalf of the Township. All meetings of the Board are open to the public with an opportunity at each meeting for public comment.
Cranberry Township is Butler County’s largest municipality Meet the Board of Supervisors
Regulations for cats and dogs can be found in the Code of Ordinances.
Kym Secreet, Animal Control Officer. 724-503-4417
Cranberry Township does not limit either the number or types of animals that you keep on your residential property for your own purposes. However keeping animals on a residential property for any business purpose is restricted. We also suggest you check with your HOA.
Cranberry Township currently enforces the 2015 International Residential Building Code, the 2015 International Building Code, and the Pennsylvania’s Uniform Construction Code, along with Chapter 11 Accessibility provisions of the 2012 International Building Code & ANSI A117.1-2009. These code requirements apply to the construction of new buildings and alterations or additions to existing buildings, as well as to demolition. These codes are widely used throughout the United States to safeguard public health, safety and welfare.
Residential deck construction must comply with the 2015 International Residential Code. The American Wood Council Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide available online.
Effective October 1, 2018 - Cranberry Township has adopted the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code and will adhere to the 2015 International Codes, as well as the referenced standard ICC ANSI A117.1.2009 Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities.
Census Bureau Population: 2017 (est.) 30,762; 2015: 30,458; 2014: 30,170; 2010: 28,098; 2000: 23,625; 1990: 14,816; 1980: 11,066.
20421 Rt. 19. Call: 724-776-2181 or 1-800-DONORS.
Exceptions can be made, by request
Take note of the signage in your neighborhood and alert visitors to park in your driveway, or, if you're expecting lots of guests, request on-street parking permission from the Township by contacting the Police Department at 724-776-5180, option 7, with information about when and where your event will be held. Your name, address, requested dates, and phone number are required to process the request. Parking on residential streets
No. The registry is available to residential homeowners who wish to make the individual decision to prohibit commercial door to door sales calls at their homes. Attempts to register large numbers of addresses will be identified by the system.
No, the two things are different. The Do Not Knock list requires only that you register your home on line. The No Solicitation sign is necessary for the successful prosecution of trespass offenses, such as defiant trespass.
Yes. There is an identification badge that must be worn by commercial door to door sales persons and must be visible to homeowners. The badge is issued by the Police Department when the license is issued.
We have three rental seasons. Reservation requests can be made during regular business hours.
1) Fall - September through December. Reservations begin August 1.
2) Winter/Spring - January through April. Reservations begin December 1.
3) Summer - May through August. Reservations begin May 1. Room reservations are available to the public after the Township recreation schedule has been added to the calendar. Some rooms have rental fees. Contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 724-779-4 FUN (4386)..
Your permanent residence must be a Cranberry Township address in order to receive the resident discount rate. This rule is for all programs and facilities of the Township that have resident and non-resident fees.
Acceptable Proofs of Cranberry Township Residency
* Current PA Driver’s License or DMV printout * Voter Registration card * License to Carry card * Car Registration and/or Insurance card * Any photo ID with a valid Township address
Failure to provide one of the above acceptable proofs of residency, will result in non-residential fees applying.
You can sign up for "Notify Me" through Cranberry Connect to receive email/text announcements. Cranberry Connect
This is a common practice that the Township has encouraged for decades. CTAA (baseball & softball); SVSC (soccer); SVJFA (football); Dek Hockey; Volleyball - all charge per participant or team, by the season. The CTPA membership fee is very modest.
The rules for Public Play was determine by the Township, not CTPA. The winning team stays on and split and losing team leaves, allowing two new players to join the two that remain, is a common format that assures that everyone can play. Private games during Public Play times is not allowed. CTPA does offer to members Your Four Play that allows any four members of any rating to play exclusively together along with other benefits.
Yes. Cranberry’s sign regulations are designed to clearly identify places of business, to enhance driving safety, and to improve local aesthetics. Those regulations can be found in the Code of Ordinances. See Sign Permit Application.
Most local non-profit fundraiser/event signs are permitted, but you should check first with the Planning & Development Services, 724-776-4806, x1104
Yes. Regulations can be found in the Code of Ordinance
Before you commit to buying or renting property for your business, contact Planning & Development Services, 724-776-4806 ext. 1104. If you plan to move into an existing space that requires little or no structural modification, the permitting process can be fast and simple.
Cranberry permits seasonal sales of legal merchandise for up to 30 days from tents or other temporary quarters. Planning & Development Services must be notified about the merchant’s plans, and the business is required follow the guidelines stipulated. No permit is issued for temporary seasonal sales, however a business tax license is required. Contact the Tax Administrator at 724-776-4806, x1171.
The list of permitted uses within each zoning district can be found in the Use Chart in Chapter 27 of the Township’s Code of Ordinances. A brief narrative describing the proposed business can be submitted, in writing, to Planning & Development Services, 2525 Rochester Road, Cranberry Twp., PA 16066, for review and for use determination as stipulated in the Zoning Ordinance.
Responsibility to maintain street catch basins belongs to the owner of the road (i.e., PennDOT would maintain State roadways and the Township maintains roadways accepted by the Township). In newer plans, where roads have not yet been accepted by the Township, it is the Developer’s responsibility.
Detention facilities in residential plans are typically the responsibility of the Homeowners’ Association or the group of homeowners in the plan. Facilities in non-residential areas are typically the responsibility of the private establishments they serve. Developer’s are typically responsible in newly developing plans until they are turned over to the Homeowners’ Association.
Contact the Public Works Department.
The owner of the road has the responsibility to maintain pipes/culverts underneath roadways. (i.e., PennDOT would maintain State roadways and the Township maintains Township owned roadways) In newer plans, where roads have not yet been accepted by the Township, it is the Developer’s responsibility until roads are officially accepted by the Township.
Duncan Manor Shopping Center in Allison Park (412-364-4793 photo) (412-366-3502 exam)
Butler Mall in Butler (724-287-0973 photo) (724-284-1424 exam)
Beaver County (724-773-0305 photo) (724-773-7462 exam).
Hours of operation vary, so it is best to call ahead. You can take your driver’s exam at any of these locations. More Information
Records can also be ordered online. Charges may apply depending on the types of information requested. More Information
They make it more difficult to remove snow and ice. Children use the bumps and humps for skateboarding.Drivers can be caught off guard, creating potential dangers.They can create a liability for the Township resulting from accidents allegedly caused by the obstacles or from allegations of damage to vehicles while driving over the obstacles.
However, if you plan to swim, and you are not a member, you will be asked to pay the additional person fee. Admission is valid for the entire day.
The Township does not provide printed copies of the Zoning Ordinance for purchase. Maps showing the Township’s zoning under the ordinance are available from the Township’s Customer Service counter or can be downloaded and printed from the Township’s website.