Welcome to Crafton, PA

Crafton, PA, a “Tree City USA” community, is one of the best-kept secrets of Pittsburgh. With its beautiful, historic Victorian homes, tree-lined streets, and safe neighborhoods, its a gem of a borough just 7 miles from downtown Pittsburgh. Crafton’s residents benefit from their close proximity to the Parkway, Interstate 79, the new busway, and the airport. Top this off with a beautiful scenic valley by Chartiers Creek, and you’ll know why generations of families call Crafton home.


Borough Manager Position

Borough of Crafton, PA is seeking applicants for the position of Borough Manager. Requires BA/BS degree; MPA preferred; 5 years of municipal or related experience preferred; strong verbal and written communication skills required; ability to manage budgets and personnel; ability to multitask and be detail oriented. 20 FTE’s. Pop. Est. 6,000. Close Proximity to Interstates 376 & 79, State Route 60. Submit cover letter, resume, & salary history to the Borough of Crafton at the following email address: employment@craftonborough.com. A review process will commence May 21, 2018. Application materials will be accepted until the position is filled.

Borough of Crafton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Public Notice

The Council of the Borough of Crafton has resolved to consider the adoption of a proposed amendment to Chapter 225 of the Crafton Borough Code of Ordinances, Zoning. The Council will hold a public hearing on the proposed amendment on Monday, August 13, 2018 at 7:15 p.m., or as soon thereafter as Borough Council permits, at which time the public may comment upon the proposed amendment. To read the full legal notice, click here.


New Free Resident Notification System

Crafton Notification System

Borough of Crafton would like to introduce Savvy Citizen.  Savvy Citizen is a free notification system for Apple and Android users that will enable the borough to send information about information about important borough news and events directly to residents’ mobile devices.  Residents may access Savvy Citizen by downloading the smartphone app or visiting the website, here.


Crafton Borough Military Banner Program

The Military Banner Program salutes our brave men and women who are currently serving and those who have served in the military. For more information, click here.


CI_Thrive-logoFinal Comprehensive Plan is Complete

The FINAL version of the C-I Thrive Comprehensive Plan is complete. View it by clicking here.

 

 


Service Line Protection

The Borough of Crafton has partnered with Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA) to offer protection for homeowners for external sewer lines. The coverage is voluntary and available at affordable monthly or annual prices. Read the full press release.