Borough of Crafton, PA

01/03/2018 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/03/2018 17:30

January Community Calendar

Snow Removal & Sidewalk Maintenance

CRAFTON BOROUGH ORDINANCE: It shall be unlawful to allow ice, snow or other debris to remain on the sidewalk longer than 24 hours after its accumulation. Also, sweeping, shoveling, or blowing snow into the street is prohibited. It is illegal to drive or park a vehicle on a sidewalk, or portion of a sidewalk. It is the responsibility of the Property Owner to maintain all sidewalk areas in a good state of repair and clear of any obstructions.

**Bagged leaves can be picked up by the Public Works Department. Contact the Crafton Borough Office to make arrangements at 412.921.0752 ext. 10.

Christmas Tree Recycling Program

Between December 26, 2017 and January 16, 2018 - Christmas Trees free of all ornaments, lights, decorations and or tinsel can be taken to Settlers Cabin Park (Wave Pool Parking Lot) during normal hours of operation for recycling. For a list of all participating parks or any additional information contact the Allegheny County Department of Parks at 412.350.3711

Flea Market Fundraiser - Knights of Columbus

Saturday, January 6, 2018 and Sunday, January 7, 2018 - 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
10 W. Crafton Avenue, Crafton PA 15205
Knights of Columbus are hosting an indoor flea market. Proceeds to benefit building improvements. For information contact Chester at 412.928.0975. Additional dates, February 10, February 11, March 3, and March 4. 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Crafton Community Potluck

Sunday, January 7, 2017. Community Potluck Lunch - Bring a dish to share and enjoy the company of your neighbors! Everyone is welcome! 1pm-3pm in the Community Room. For more information contact Holly at 412.979.2381 or [email protected]

CIT Baseball and Softball Association Signups

Saturday, January 13, 2018 and Saturday, February 3, 2018
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM @ the American Legion
Or register online at Registration Fee: $25/child or $35/family.

Borough & Meeting Information

Crafton Borough Council

The Crafton Borough Council will meet Monday, January 8 and Monday, January 22 at 7:15pm in the Council Chambers. Meetings can be viewed on YouTube by following the link on our website at

Crafton Organization Meetings

Recreation Board - Monday, January 8th at 6:00 PM
Crafton Performing Arts - Monday, January 8th at 7:00 PM
Crafton Celebrates - Tuesday, January 9th at 7:00 PM

Recycle Days

Trash collection is EVERY Tuesday and recycle collection is every other week. Trash can be placed at the curb, no sooner than 4PM, on the day prior to pickup. Recycle dates for January are the 3rd, 16th and the 30th. Please ensure ALL recycle containers are CLEARLY marked. Missed pickups should be reported to Waste Management @1.800.866.4460
Questions regarding the E-Waste collection program can be directed to 1.800.449.7587 or [email protected]