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.”

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.

Community Garden

Spring is around the corner, and Crafton’s 1st public food garden is coming this spring to Crafton Park & we invite you to a free gardening workshop & planning event.

Feb. 25 6:30-8PM
Intro to Organic Gardening sponsored by Allegheny Grows

March 4 6:30-8PM
Public Garden Planning Meeting

Both events are in the Community Center above the library and open to all ages. No experience necessary! All welcome.

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