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Butler Township is a mostly rural township in southern Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, that is nestled in the Sugarloaf Valley with mountains to the north and south. The township is a unique community that offers an attractive rural setting within a convenient commute to larger areas for business, shopping and cultural experiences.
Visitors to this website can read about township history, learn about the township’s government, view details of the many services for residents and businesses in Butler Township, and more. Site visitors can also download the township’s budget and copies of various permit applications.
Download the Microsoft Excel document below which contains the 2016 proposed Butler Township budget:
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Butler Township Supervisors (Luzerne County) announced that the exemption period for open burning in Butler Township will begin now and extend through Saturday November 14th. A permit is not required for open burning in the Township during this time and the 500 feet requirement is also lifted for that period only. The fire department does not need notification when burning. All burning must be supervised.
The hours for burning are 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Burning is not permitted on Sunday.
Residents are reminded the exemption period is for leaves, yard and garden clean-up only, and not for burning household items. The Supervisors reserve the right to cancel the open burning period should conditions become too dry.
Open Burning - Fall 2015
Luzerne County, PA, official website • Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce • CAN DO, Greater Hazleton's economic development agency
Luzerne County Convention and Visitors Bureau • Luzerne County Bureau of Elections