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Posted on: January 3, 2022

What Just Opened? What Are They Building?

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Posted on: October 6, 2022

Newpol Sworn In to BOS

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Cranberry’s Board of Supervisors is back at full strength.

Karen Newpol was sworn into her position on the Board prior to Thursday’s meeting. Magisterial District Judge Kevin Flaherty administered the oath of office.

Last week, Newpol wa...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: October 6, 2022

No Vacancy: Board appoints General Authority member

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The authority tasked with keeping the Township’s stormwater management processes in top form has a new member.

On October 6, the Board of Supervisors appointed John Skorupan to fill a vacancy on the General Authority Board with a term expiring June 30, 202...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: October 6, 2022

Continuing On: Amendment addresses continuing care zoning

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Changes to the Township’s zoning ordinances better define continuing care facilities and their operation.

On October 6, the Board of Supervisors amended Township ordinances related to continuing care requirements.

The changes update and add land u...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: October 6, 2022

Tax Collection Law Amended to Address Non-Receipt of Notice

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Taxpayers will be able to catch a break if a real estate tax notice gets lost in the mail.

The Board of Supervisors on October 6 amended the Local Tax Collection Law to authorize the waiver of certain additional charges that are assessed against taxpayers ...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: October 6, 2022

Blast Activity Friday, Oct. 7

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This activity has been permitted by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. Residential areas near the construction site may feel a vibration from the blast activity. The suddenness of an unexpected ground blast may make the vibrations se...
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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: October 3, 2022

Township Seeks Feedback on Parks

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Cranberry Township is kicking o? an exciting process to create a long-range Comprehensive Recreation Park and Open Space Plan for the future. 

The plan will de?ne local visions, goals, and practical steps to bring them to life. It will help local ...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: September 29, 2022

Public Invited to Help Welcome Home Veterans

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Two busloads of veterans will return to Cranberry Township after a visit to memorials and monuments in Washington, D.C., and the public is invited to give them a hero’s welcome.

Through Honor Flight Pittsburgh, dozens of veterans of World War II,...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: September 29, 2022

Granting Green Lights: Funding sought for traffic signal work

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Taming traffic has long been a Township priority.

At the September 29 meeting, the Board of Supervisors gave approval to apply for four grants aimed at keeping traffic flowing along the busiest corridors.

Three grants come via separate requests to the South...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: September 6, 2022

Freedom Road Closure Changed

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Due to the weather forecast this weekend, the Freedom Road closure has been postponed.

Freedom Road westbound will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, October 7 to 6 a.m. Monday, October 10 between Haine School Road and Commonwealth Drive.

Contractor Gulisek Con...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Lights Out on the Lanterfly

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It’s time to turn the lights out on the Spotted Lanternfly in Cranberry Township!

The Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) is an invasive planthopper native to Asia first discovered in Pennsylvania in 2014. They feed on sap from a myriad of plants and prefer...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: September 9, 2022

No Tricks – Township Pet Costume Contest Planned

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For the fourth year, the Township’s SPOOKtacular Pet Costume contest will find the cutest, most frightening outfit donned by our friends with four legs, two legs or no legs. Pets of all types and sizes are encouraged to enter. Our Facebook friends will de...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: September 8, 2022

Inaugural Hodder Scholarship Awarded

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A student who exemplifies service has been awarded the inaugural Thomas S. Hodder Memorial Scholarship.

Aidan Upton, a senior at the University of Pittsburgh, was awarded $1,000. He is pursuing a degree in Architecture.

The scholarship honors Hodder, a life...

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Cranberry Announcements
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Phase 2 of Rear Parking Lot Work to Begin

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The second phase of improvements to the Municipal Center Rear Parking Lot  are set to begin Wednesday, September 7.  

During this phase, the eastern half of the rear parking lot will be fenced off and closed. This includes the rear Police...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Boo! Embroidered Tea Towels

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Watch a demonstration of our Brother Embroidery Machine and take home a machine-embroidered Halloween tea towel. 

This class is offered at various times on Wednesday, October 5 and Wednesday, October 12. See our events calendar to register.

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

The Book Sale is Back

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Our annual book sale fundraiser is October 12 through 15!

Come to our book sale on October 12-15, hosted by the Friends of Cranberry Public Library.

Here are the times:

  • Wednesday, Oct 12: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm (Preview sale: pay $5 to join the Friends and shop)
  • Thursday, Oct 13: 12 pm - 7 pm
  • Friday, Oct 14: 10 am - 4 pm...
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Cranberry Public Library Announcements
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Hear About 'Paranormal Activity'

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We'll welcome Butler Paranormal Investigations on Tuesday, October 11!

They ain't afraid of no ghost!

Butler Paranormal Investigations (BPI) is a team of paranormal investigators based in Butler County, PA, focused on using science to document the unexplained. On Tuesday, October 11 at 6:30 pm, BPI will present some of the ev...

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

Join the Fight Against Hate

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Join Shannon Foley Martinez, a former violent white supremacist, for a discussion about the dangers of misinformation on the internet and how to combat the spread of hate and extremism online.

On Tuesday, November 15 at 6 pm, we'll welcome back Shannon Martinez for another talk about combating hate and extremism online. 

A former violent white supremacist, Shannon has over two decades of experience inoculating individuals against violen...

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Bring Us Your Used Books

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The Friends of Cranberry Public Library are holding a book donation drive!

On October 7 and 8 from 12 pm - 4 pm, drop off your lightly used books, CDs and DVDs in front of the Municipal Center. 

Donated items will be sold at our book sale October 12-15. All proceeds benefit the library!

We will accept:New or gently used b...

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Cranberry Public Library Announcements
Posted on: August 29, 2022

Check out our new app!

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Cranberry Public Library has a brand new mobile app for iOS and Android devices.

The app is free to download from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. The app can be found by searching for “Cranberry Public Library” in either store.  

After downloading the app, patrons can log into their account, search the library catal...

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Cranberry Public Library Announcements
Posted on: January 1, 2022

Get Your Child Started With Reading

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Join our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten reading challenge!

Read any book to you newborn, infant or toddler to work toward the goal of 1000 books. Your child will earn stickers, coloring sheets and lots of praise from librarians along their reading journey. 

Log your books through Beanstack and stop by the...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Free Online Tutoring Available

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Need homework help? You're in luck with Tutor.com, a FREE online tutoring service provided by the New Castle Library District.

On Tutor.com, you can: 

  • Get on-demand homework help, tutoring, test prep, and job search assistance
  • Drop off a paper for review
  • Watch video lessons
  • And more!

This free service is available for all grade levels, even adults. Don't fall behind this scho...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Read up on the hottest new releases

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Check out Booklist Reader, your new source for book recommendations!

Booklist Reader is a new reader's advisory magazine featuring diverse recommendations for all ages! Booklist Reader brings you monthly recommendations of popular print books and audiobook in a variety of subjects.

If you're looking for what to read next, y...

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Posted on: January 1, 2022

Let's Get 'Making'!

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Join the list for announcements and news about our new makerspace, The Forge.

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Posted on: January 1, 2022

Link with the Library

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Find out about programs, events and much more! The best way to stay up to date with us is through our e-newsletter.

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Let's have some skele-fun!

Great Pumpkin Festival

Cranberry Township is excited to offer Halloween activities for all members of the family! Check out our fun holiday programming taking place throughout October.

Spooktacular Pet Costume ContestWhen: All month long!Where: Online

Enter your...

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Posted on: July 10, 2022

Demand causes wait list to close

Because of the demand for membership, the CTPA wait list will close effective August 1, 2022. After this date, those interested will have to wait until 2023 to join CTPA either as a member or on the wait list until we have a firm completion date of our ne...

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Learn more about our Pickleball Academy... Pickleball Announcements
Posted on: June 20, 2021

PB-1/FT Beginners & Early Learner Programs

Teaching over 700 people the game of Pickleball has taught us a thing or two.   Our program beginners with a 2-hour clinic with 3 or 4 students matched with one instructor to learn the basic  of pickleball and strategy.  We will...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

When You Need a Tow Following an Incident

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Cranberry Township regularly issues this Request For Proposal (RFP) to solicit proposals to be an authorized tow service for Cranberry Township. 

The Township routinely must arrange for the removal of disabled or abandoned vehicles and the safe st...

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

Traffic Alerts, Road Closures and more

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Be in the know with Cranberry Alerts, and receive instant messages via email or text, affecting your commute or neighborhood.

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Posted on: January 1, 2021

How to Use the AED

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Where to find an Automated External Defibrillator in our facilities and parks; and how to use it.

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Posted on: August 10, 2022

Butler County HHW and Electronic Collection Events - 2022

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Butler and Mars have scheduled collection days for hazardous and electronic waste. Registration is required.

Butler's waste collection day:Date: September 3rdTime: 9 AM to 1 PMAddress: 157 East Airport Road, Butler PA 16002

Mar's waste collection day:Date: November 12thTime: 9 AM to 1 PMAddress: 690 Valencia Road, Mars PA 16046

ACCEPTED CHEMICALS: paint/workshop p...

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Extra Trash? Large Items for Pickup?

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Our program uses prepaid stickers for picking up extra items outside the carts.

Household items that are too bulky to be bagged, bundled or put in the trash cart such as extra trash bags, bicycles, lamps, lawn chairs, sofas, mattresses, box springs, washer, dryer, etc. must have a prepaid sticker attached to the item for collection a...

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Posted on: December 28, 2021

Cardboard only, please!

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Recycle the present(s), save for the future (of the Cardboard Compactor). Please follow our rules of use!

Rules of Use: Cardboard Compactor

  • Don't leave boxes on ground - Wet or piled-up boxes can leave a mess. Please put all boxes inside compactor.
  • Break down boxes before compacting - Insert flat pieces of cardboard/flattened boxes into open slot.
  • Compactor is f...
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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Have You Read “ In the Pipeline”?

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Thanks for paying your utility bill - but wait, there's more. Monthly Info-inserts tell a detailed story about water, sewer, stormwater & trash.

Monthly Utility Bill Inserts... Water, Sewer, Stormwater, Trash & Recycling Announcements
Posted on: December 1, 2021

Save Time & Avoid Late Fees

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Pay your bill online for sewer, water, trash and stormwater services.

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

Monitor Your Water Usage

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The free Water Meter Portal provides insights into water usage on a daily or weekly basis.

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