September Community Calendar

Swimming Pool

Pool is Open on a MODIFIED schedule until SEPTEMBER 5, 2016.
Weekdays: 3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Saturdays: 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sundays: 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hours subject to change, weather permitting.
For general questions please contact the pool cashier at 412.921.9482. Click here for forms and more information.

Service Line Warranty

Residents should begin receiving information from Service Line Warranties of America regarding Water/Sewer line repair service. Questions can be directed to SLWA at 1-866-922-9006.

Community Farm

Open Gardening Hours
Tuesday’s and Thursday’s: 6:30 PM to Dark
Sundays: 9:30 AM to 1:00 AM
Volunteers ALWAYS welcome!! Send questions/comments to

Borough Events

Crafton  Public Library – Book and Bake Sale
Friday, September 9th, and Saturday September 10th. Contact the Library for more details!! 412.922.6877

4th Annual Doggie Paddle
Sunday, September 11th, 2016 1:00 to 3:00 PM
$10 Registration Fee. Applications are available at the Borough Administration Office.

Alcosan Open House
Saturday, September 17th from 9AM to 4PM, 3300 Preble Avenue, Pittsburgh’s North Side
Rain or Shine, enjoy a fun-filled day of hands on environmental exhibits, wastewater treatment plant and laboratory tours, micro-biology and watershed life demonstrations, and educational activities for ALL ages!! Free and Open to the Public!! Register @

Senior Citizen Dinner
Volunteers always welcome!!!
September 17th, 2016
Doors open at 5:00 PM
MENU: Stuffed Peppers, Stuffed Cabbage, Mashed Potatoes, Vegetable, Desserts and Drinks!
Entertainment: Enjoy the Music of FRANK CAPPELIE on the Guitar and Sing ALONG!
Cost: $7.00
RSVP by 9/13/16 to (412) 921-0752 x 10.

Hard to Recycle Collection Event
Saturday, October 1st, 2016 from 9AM to 1PM
@ The Mall at Robinson
To download the flyer (pdf) click here.

Low Cost Vaccine Clinic
Sunday, October 2nd, 2016 from 10AM to 3PM
@ Crafton Volunteer Fire Department
8 Stotz Avenue, Crafton PA 15205
For more info, click here.

Borough News

Carlynton School District Tax Collection
Jordan Tax Service, Inc. will be at the Borough Building to collect School Tax Payments
Wednesday, August 31st from 9:00AM to 12:00PM
For your convenience, please use the Community Center entrance.

Administrative Offices Closed
All Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, September 5th, in observance of Labor Day.

Crafton Borough Budget Meetings
2017 Budget Meetings

Notice is hereby given that the Crafton Borough Council will hold 2017 Budget Workshop meetings at 6:30pm on Monday, October 17; Monday, November 7; Wednesday, November 9; and tentatively, Wednesday, November 16. The Borough Council intends to introduce the 2017 Budget on Monday, November 28 at the regular Council meeting. The proposed budget will be available on or after November 28, 2016 for public inspection in the Borough Manager’s Office during regular business hours, 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday, 100 Stotz Avenue, Crafton, and also at the Borough website, here. Council intends to adopt the 2017 Budget on Monday, December 12, 2016 at the regular Council meeting.

Ann C. Scott
Borough Manager
Borough of Crafton

Crafton Borough Council
The Crafton Council Meeting for September will be held Monday the 12th, and Monday the 26th. Meetings are held in the Council Chambers of the Community Center starting at 7:15 PM. Meetings can be viewed on YouTube by clicking here.

Organizational Meetings – September
Recreation Board – Monday, September 12th, 2016 @ 6:00 PM – Community Room
Crafton Performing Arts – Monday, September 12th, 2016 @ 7:00 PM – Community Room
Crafton Celebrates – Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 @ 7:00 PM – Community Room
Community Farm Public Meeting and Potluck every 4th Friday, @ 6PM – Crafton Park

Recycle Collection Dates For September
Recycle dates for September are Tuesdays, the 13th and the 27th.
Missed pickups should be reported to Waste Management @ 1.800.866.4460.
Questions regarding the new E-Waste collection program can be directed to 1-800-449-7587.