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Voting Districts

The township is divided into four voting districts for elections.

Districts are as follows:

  • 1st District, Butler Township Recreation Building, 393 W. Butler Drive, Drums
  • 2nd District, Butler Township Community Center Gym, 411 W. Butler Drive, Drums (located behind Municipal Bldg.)
  • 3rd District, Butler Township Community Center Meeting Room, 411 W. Butler Drive, Drums (located behind Municipal Bldg.)
  • 4th District, Butler Township Municipal Building, 415 W. Butler Drive, Drums

To contact the Luzerne County Voting Services please call 570-825-1715.

Voting District Map

Click here to download the Voting District Map.

Other Boards and Commissions

For information on the planning department, recreation board or zoning department, see those pages. Details on other boards and commissions in Butler Township are listed here.

Auditors

Butler Township auditors are elected to six-year terms.

Current auditors:

  • Chairman Daniel Cussat
  • Vice Chairman Sue Rossi
  • Secretary Jeff Nessler

Engineer

RJD Engineering
8 W. Broad St. (Hayden Tower at the Markle), Suite 700
Hazleton, Pa. 18201
Office: 570-459-2609
Fax: 570-459-1047
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Sewage enforcement

Brior Environmental Services
1090 Rock Glen Road
Sugarloaf, Pa. 18248
Office: 570-384-3408
Fax: 570-384-3829

David Popiak also handles sewage enforcement and can be reached at 570-459-9044.

Solicitor

Donald Karpowich, Esq.,
85 Drasher Road, Suite 1
Drums, Pa. 18222 
Office: 570-788-6647
Fax: 570-788-0654
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UCC Review Board

Members of the Uniform Construction Code Review Board serve five-year terms. Current members are Albert Antolick, Karl Bergamo, Frank Buzanowicz, Larry Sims and Joseph Zeller.

Staff

Manager
Maryanne Petrilla
570-788-3547
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Budget and Finance Manager
Jennifer Pecora
570-788-3547 opt. 4
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Administration
Jane Reakes
570-788-3547
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Supervisors

Members of the Butler Township Board of Supervisors are elected to staggered six-year terms. Current Butler Township supervisors are:

Brian Kisenwether   Frank Polidora   Charles Altmiller
Chairman: Brian Kisenwether
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  Frank Polidora
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  Secretary/Treasurer: Charles Altmiller
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Meeting Dates

Supervisors

Supervisors’ general meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Butler Township Community Center Meeting Room

Work sessions are held at 9 a.m. the Thursday prior to the general meeting in the Butler Township Municipal Building Conference Room.

Zoning

Zoning Hearing Board meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m.

Planning

Planning Commission meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m.

Recreation

Recreation Board meetings are held on the fourth Monday of the month at 7 p.m.

 

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