May Community Calendar

Swimming Pool News!

The Pool Season is upon us! Pick up your Pool Membership, any weekday at the Crafton Borough Administrative Office, 2nd Floor, starting Tuesday, May 1, 2018. Pool passes are sold between the hours of 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM. *Please present your application and proof of residency, along with payment (check, cash, or credit) to the Administrative Office for review. You will be notified when your application is approved and Pool Passes are ready to be picked up.  For More information, click here.

Crafton Swimming Pool Opening Day

Saturday, May 26th, 2018 12–8 PM
Sunday, May 27th, 2018 1–7 PM
Monday, May 28th, 2018 1–7 PM
*Pool will be open on a modified schedule in conjunction with Carlynton School District Calendar from 5/29 through 6/1/2018. Regular season hours will begin 6/2/2018.
Contact the Pool directly 412.921.9482 for questions regarding pool rentals, swimming lessons, and hours of operation.

Check here for more information on pool operating hours and pricing.

Recycle Days

Trash collection is every Tuesday and recycle collection is every other Tuesday. Trash can be placed at the curb, no sooner than 4PM, on the day prior to pickup. Recycle dates for the current month are May 8, and May 22. Please have ALL recycle containers CLEARLY marked. Cardboard should be broken into 14” x 14” and stacked at the curb. 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

Military Banner Program

Crafton Borough takes great pride in the men and women who have served our country in times of need. Now we’d like to take this opportunity to invite you to help us honor your friends and family from Crafton who have served our great country.
The Military Banner Program salutes our brave men and women who are currently serving and those who have served in the military by creating and displaying a 24” x 36” military banner to be exhibited throughout Crafton Borough for years to come. Banners will also be displayed at
For more information contact the Borough Administrative Office at 412.921.0752 x 10 or click here.

Crafton Public Library

For the May calendar of events, click here.

Crafton Community Potluck

Sunday, May 6, 2018. 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

Crafton Awake – Spring Poetry Series

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 – 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at Crafton Public Library
Upcoming date June 13, 2018.
Stop down at the library for more information.

Election Day

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
For more information on candidates and finding your polling place go to
Get out and VOTE!!

Community Farm Summer Planting

Saturday, May 19, 2018 – 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
(Rain Date 5/26/2018)
EVERYONE IS WELCOME! No experience needed!!
Regular Volunteer Hours- April through October
Tuesdays: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thursdays: 5:00 PM to Dark
Sundays: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM.

May Senior Citizen Dinner

Saturday, May 19th, 2018. Doors open at 5:00 PM
MENU: Stuffed Chicken Breast, Mashed Potatoes, Corn, Drinks and Desserts!!
Entertainment: Prepare to be AMAZED by this magical Magician!
Cost: $7.00
RSVP by 5/15/18 to (412) 921-0752 x 10

Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 28, 2018 – 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Beginning at the Ingram Borough Building and will end at the Crafton Borough Building.
Parade begins at 11:00 AM with a Memorial Ceremony to follow on the Crafton Borough Building lawn.

Borough Information

Administrative Office  Closed

Monday, May 28, 2018 – Memorial Day

Compost & Wood Chipping

Beginning April 1, 2018, through November 15, 2018, Crafton Borough offers chipping service for tree branches and limbs (excluding hedges/bushes). Wood chips and leaf compost are available to Crafton Residents for pick-up by appointment, or can be delivered for a fee. For more information contact the borough Public Works Office at (412) 921-0752 x 16.

Solicitation Permits

Comcast/XFINITY – Toni Russell, TV, Phone, Internet, Home Automation Sales, Valid: 2/6/2018 to 9/7/2018
Comcast – Devon Little, Door to door Comcast Cable Services: Valid 4/5/2018 to 7/23/2018

Crafton Borough Council * Revised

The Crafton Borough Council will meet Monday, May 14th and Monday, May 21st at 7:15 pm in the Council Chambers. Meetings can be viewed on YouTube by clicking here. Meeting minutes are also available on the Crafton Borough website, here.

Crafton Organization Meetings * Revised

Recreation Board – Monday, May 14th at 6:00 PM
Crafton Performing Arts – Monday, May 14th at 7:00 PM
Crafton Celebrates – Tuesday, May 8th at 6:30 PM