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.”


Notice is hereby given that the Crafton Borough Council will hold  it’s  2015  Budget  Workshop  meetings  at  6:30pm  on Monday, October 20; Monday, November 3; Monday, November 17;  and  Monday,  December  1  (if  necessary).   The  Borough Council  intends  to  introduce  the  proposed 2015  Budget  on Monday,  November  24 at  the regular Council  meeting.   The proposed budget will  be available on or after November 25,2014 for public  inspection in the Borough Secretary’s  Office during  regular business hours, 8:30am  to  4:30pm,  Monday through Friday,  100  Stotz  Avenue, Crafton,  and also at the Borough website  www.crafton.org.   Council  intends to adopt the 2015 Budget on Monday, December 8, 2014 at the regular Council meeting.

Download the 2015 Proposed Budget

Borough Employment Opportunity

BOROUGH MANAGER, Borough of Crafton, Allegheny County — Resumes will be accepted by the Manager Search Committee for the position of Borough Manager. Crafton operates with a 7 member Council, under the PA Borough Code, urban, densely populated, 1.1 sq. miles, shares a border with the City of Pittsburgh, population 5949, 16 FT and 5 PT employees, $6m budget. Click for more information

Committee/Commission Seats

Vacancies/Pending – Planning Commission, Zoning Hearing Board, Building Code Appeals Board, Civil Service Commission. Interested parties should submit a Letter of Interest to Borough Secretary’s Office.