Frequently Asked Questions
When does the Lancaster Township Board of Supervisors meet?
The Lancaster Township Board of Supervisors meets once each month. Meetings are held on the 3rd Monday at the Lancaster Township Community Center at 6:00PM
My driveway is being paved or I would like to extend the drainage; does my contractor need a Driveway Permit?
Lancaster Township Ordinance #90 does require homeowners and/or their contractors to obtain a Driveway Permit. Permits are available in the Lancaster Township Municipal Building.
I’d like to sell goods or services door-to-door in Lancaster Township, do I need a permit?
Yes a Peddler’s Permit is required as per Lancaster Township Ordinance #99. Please contact Lancaster Township Municipal Officials at 724-452-7213 for additional information.
Who do I contact if I have a question about recycling?
Recycling is voluntary in Lancaster Township and is administered through Vogel Disposal Services. Please contact Vogel Disposal Services directly at 724-625-1511 or visit www.vogeldisposal.com for additional information.
I’m interested in knowing what Zoning District I’m in…how can I find out?
Please see the Lancaster Township Zoning District Map (PDF). Lancaster Township is comprised of 6 Zoning Districts. Please contact the Township Manager at 724-452-7213 or email email@example.com with additional questions.
When is a Butler County Building Permit Needed?
A Building Permit is required anytime you are constructing an addition, completing renovations, or building a new structure. Additionally all structures must meet the setback requirements established in Lancaster Township Ordinance #89. Please contact the Township Manager at 724-452-7213 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with additional questions.
How do I request a Municipal No-Lien Letter?
Municipal No-Lien Letter Requests must be submitted in writing to Lancaster Township. Please include a self-addressed stamped envelope. The fee is $20.00 and is payable by check to Lancaster Township.