Lancaster Township of Butler County Pennsylvania

Lancaster Township is a rural, yet growing residential community located in southwestern Butler County, Pennsylvania encompassing nearly 14,000 acres.

While settled by pioneer settlers in 1796, Lancaster Township was not officially founded and incorporated until 1854. The municipality is comprised of approximately 37 square miles of land situated along the Route 19 (Perry Highway) corridor. The 2010 Census projected a population of 2,532.


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Township Public Meetings

Upcoming Lancaster Township Board of Supervisors Meetings

2022 Budget NOTE: The 2022 Budget is available for public inspection during normal business hours at the Lancaster Township Offices, 113 Kings Alley, Harmony, PA 16037, or here.

The Lancaster Township Board of Supervisors RESCHEDULED its monthly Business Meeting  Monday, January 17, 2022, at 6:00 pm to Monday, January 24th at 6:00pm.

The purpose of holding a Business Meeting is to address agenda items and any other matters that may properly come before the Board of Supervisors. 

You can obtain a copy of the agenda here or at the township office, or the sign-in table at the meeting. You can obtain a copy of proposed resolutions and ordinance  here.

For those who are interested in reviewing Building Permits, you can obtain a copy here.

The meetings are open to the public and will be held at the Lancaster Township Community Center, 113 Kings Alley, Harmony, PA  16037.

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Drug Drop Box Available

The Lancaster Township Police Department recently installed a drug drop box in the Municipal Building lobby creating a convenient place for anyone to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs. Did you know that 8 of 10 teens who misuse prescription drugs get them from friends or relatives? KidCents and The Rite Aid Foundation are committed to supporting a safe environment for children in our communities by helping to reduce the misuse of medications by adolescents and accidental childhood poisonings. Please utilize our new drop box to dispose of prescription medications, over-the-counter medications and vitamins during regular business hours.


Office Schedule-

Lancaster Township administrative offices are open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The offices are closed Monday and Friday and office staff are available by appointment only.

The Police Department is staffed 24 hours per day and officers are available 7 days per week.