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.

Police Officer – Examination Notice

Applications are now being accepted for the position of Police Officer in the Borough of Crafton, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. For information about the application, requirements, and examinations click here.

Crafton Planning Commission

Notice is hereby given that the Borough of Crafton is accepting Letters of Interest from any resident interested in serving as a Member of the Crafton Planning Commission. Meetings are held as required. Letters may be submitted to the Borough of Crafton, 100 Stotz Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15205 by April 30, 2018.

Summer Employment Opportunities

Looking for Lifeguards, Concession Stand Workers, and Cashiers at the Pool and Public Works! Apply by March 7.  For details and application, click here.

New Emergency Resident Notification System

The Borough of Crafton along with the Borough of Ingram have partnered with Nixle to implement a NEW Community Notification System to alert residents in real-time of localized emergency situations and relevant Community advisories.

All alerts will be targeted geographically, allowing residents to receive localized, relevant alerts from Crafton & Ingram Boroughs.  Nixle Alerts can be sent via text, e-mail, voice, web, social media and mobile ap.

To go to the sign up form, click here.

Winter Maintenance & Snow Removal

Crafton Borough Residents are reminded you will have 24 hours after the snow has stopped to clear your sidewalks from ice and snow.

It is the responsibility of the owner and/or legal resident of the property abutting the sidewalk to keep it clear of obstruction… Read More.

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.

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