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Community Development

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1. What Building Codes are enforced by the Township?
2. What is the difference between a Type I and Type II permit and why does Cranberry Township do permits that way?
3. How do I obtain a building permit for a swimming pool (in-ground or above-ground)?
4. How do I obtain a permit for a deck, shed, or addition to a home or porch?
5. Are permits required when finishing a basement?
6. Does a fence or children’s play-set require a permit?
7. How many new homes are built in Cranberry Township per year?
8. What is the required guardrail height for a deck, balcony, or porch?
9. How can I find out a zoning district for a particular property?
10. What does PRD mean?
11. Why are certain builders permitted to build in the Township even though there are complaints against them?
12. Do plans for a new house or addition have to be stamped by an architect or engineer?
13. Can I have horses on my property?
14. Who does the electrical inspections in Cranberry Township?
15. Is the burning of household trash in a proper burn barrel considered open burning?
16. When was the Cranberry Township Zoning Ordinance adopted?
17. What Township Ordinances regulate development?
18. What are the regulations for a septic system and who enforces them?
19. What buildings require sprinkler systems for fire suppression?
20. How can I find out if the Zoning Ordinance allows my business or use on a property with a building?
21. Does Cranberry Township regulate signs?
22. Does the Township have the Building Codes available to view?
23. How much will my building permit cost?
24. Who performs plumbing inspections?
25. What permits do I need to start a business in Cranberry Township?
26. Do I need to have a building permit prior to starting building construction or alterations?
27. Do I need a permit to construct a new driveway onto my property?
28. Do I need a copy of the survey of my property for a permit to construct a shed, deck, pool, or addition?
29. How can I get an application for a building permit?
30. How much notice do I need to give for an inspection for my building permit?
31. How long does it take to get a Residential building permit?
32. Do I need to pay for a permit when I drop off the application?
33. How many sets of plans do I need to submit with my building permit application?
34. Can I fax my building permit application to you?
35. When do the Planning Advisory Commission and Board of Supervisors meet?
36. Who do I contact regarding a Fire Code question?
37. What are Transportation Impact Fees?

Community Waterpark

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1. How do I become a Waterpark member?
2. What are the admission fees?
3. How do you announce Cancellations?
4. Are Rain Checks available?
5. How do we add an Aide to our membership?
6. Can we have one or more Nannys or Babysitters on our Membership?
7. Are the sun decks available for private use?
8. Is the Waterpark available for private event rentals?
9. Are private swim lessons available?
10. What is the ratio of instructors to participants in the Learn to Swim programs?
11. May we have food delivered to the Waterpark?
12. May we bring our own food and drinks into the Waterpark?
13. What is the refund policy regarding Parties?
14. May parents (who are not swimming) stay for Parties?
15. May we bring our own cake to the Party?
16. May we have more than 15 Party guests?
17. What are the physical details of the Waterpark?
18. How is pool water treated?
19. What is the water temperature?

Customer Service

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1. What are your office hours?
2. What is the population of Cranberry Township?
3. Who are the utility companies?
4. Seneca Valley School District phone numbers?
5. What are the phone numbers of the neighboring communities?
6. When is Halloween (Trick-or-Treat) celebrated in Cranberry Township?
7. Where is the local Central Blood Bank?
8. What is the Red Cross phone number?
9. What is the Salvation Army phone number?
10. What is the address, phone number, and web site address for the Butler County Courthouse?
11. Where is the other Cranberry Township?
12. What PennDOT district are we in? What is the address and phone number?
13. What is the State Police non-emergency number?
14. Who is the waste hauler for Cranberry Township?
15. When and where is the Farmers Market?
16. What is the phone number for the Cranberry Township Post Office?
17. Who handles hazardous waste disposal?
18. How do I find the right human service agency to help me?
19. What is the address & phone number and website for Career Link?
20. Where can I get a license for my pet?
21. When will you do my street sweeping?
22. Can I determine if my property is in a floodplain on the web?
23. How do I deal with skunks, racoons, possums, or other “wild” animals living under my porch or in my attic?

Golf Course

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1. How do I make a tee time?
2. Are Cranberry Township residents offered preferred tee times?
3. What is the dress code?
4. Does the course offer outings and league play?
5. Are discounts available to business-owners?
6. Does the course offer annual memberships or season passes?
7. Who designed the course?
8. Are golf carts required for play?
9. Is alcohol allowed on the course?
10. Are children allowed on the golf course?
11. Does the course have a driving range?

Parks & Recreation

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1. Where do I sign my child up for youth organized sports?
2. When and how can I sign up for recreation programs?
3. When can I join the Cranberry Community Waterpark?
4. When can I rent a shelter?
5. Can I reserve a room in the Township Municipal Center?
6. When is the Farkleberry Craft Show?
7. What are the park hours?
8. Can I rent the fields?
9. How do I get to your facilities?
10. What are the residency requirements for the Parks and Recreation programs?
11. Can I participate in your programs if I am not a resident?
12. Where can I get a Parks and Recreation program guide?
13. How can I find out about cancellations?

Public Safety

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1. Who is the Fire Marshall?
2. Do I need a permit for a recreational fire?
3. Is open burning prohibited?
4. Who do I call for the dispatch of police, fire, or emergency medical services?
5. Is there a “leash law” in Cranberry Township?
6. Are cats permitted to run free?
7. What rules apply to the curfew?
8. If I have a Junior Drivers License, can I drive between 11:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m?
9. How do I request a criminal records check?
10. Where is the office of the District Judge?
11. Where do I go to get a protection from abuse order?
12. Are soliciting permits required?
13. How do I get a “Children Playing” sign in my neighborhood?
14. Why can’t I have speed bumps or speed humps on my roadway?
15. What do I do about skunks, racoons, possums, or other “wild” animals living under my porch or in my attic?
16. Where can I obtain a Cranberry Township Map?
17. Where is the nearest PA Drivers' License office?
18. How do I get a learners permit?
19. How do I obtain a copy of my driving record?
20. Where do I file a civil suit?
21. Are dirt bikes or all-terrain vehicles permitted to operate on private property?
22. Are children permitted to play on residential streets.
23. When I have a party, can guests park on the street?
24. Can I use fireworks in the Township?
25. Where can I obtain a hand gun permit?
26. Is hunting permitted in Cranberry Township?
27. Who do I call when I observe a dead or injured animal on the roadway?
28. Who do I call about information concerning the Cranberry Township Volunteer Fire Company?
29. Who do I call for fire station tours, to request a fire prevention program, or to request the Fire Safety House?
30. Does the Fire Company rent hall facilities, tables or chairs?
31. Does the Fire Company fill swimming pools?
32. What should I do if my smoke detector continues to beep in a non-emergency situation?
33. Does the Fire Company provide CPR and First Aid training to the public?
34. Does the Fire Company provide fire extinguisher training to local businesses?
35. What should I do if my CO Detector is alarming or making a beeping sound?
36. How do I contact a specific person in the fire department?
37. What is the Cranberry Township Police Department office number?
38. How do I get a stop sign installed?
39. Can I get the speed limit reduced on a roadway?
40. Who regulates the traffic signals?
41. Would a lower speed limit help to reduce speeding?
42. Will a Traffic Signal Reduce Accidents at Our Intersection?
43. Will More Stop Signs Slow Traffic on Our Street?
44. Will "Children at Play" Signs Help Slow Traffic?

Public Works

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1. What is that white stuff in my coffeepot, on my showerhead, and glass shower door?
2. What is hard water?
3. Should I install a home-water treatment device?
4. How is my water tested, and who tests it?
5. Does my water contain fluoride?
6. Where does my water come from?
7. My water meter is making a clicking sound, what should I do?
8. How do I get a temporary water service?
9. How close to a fire hydrant can I plant trees, shrubs or flowers?
10. When will my road be plowed?
11. What should I do if my mailbox is hit by a snowplow?
12. How do I get a stop sign installed?
13. Can I get the speed limit reduced on a roadway?
14. Who regulates the traffic signals?
15. When will my road be resurfaced (paved)?
16. My road is on the resurfacing list, when will it be paved?
17. Do I need a permit to pave or repave my driveway?
18. Do I need permission to install a utility, sprinkler system or similar objects in Township right-of-way?
19. I have a site distance problem at an intersection, who do I contact to see if it can be fixed?
20. Whose responsibility is it to maintain driveway pipes/culverts?
21. Whose responsibility is it to maintain drainage ditches?
22. Whose responsibility is it to maintain pipes/culverts underneath roadways?
23. Whose responsibility is it to clear debris and/or repair erosion along stream channels?
24. Whose responsibility is it to maintain street catch basins?
25. Whose responsibility is it to maintain detention facilities?
26. Who handles stormwater complaints or concerns?
27. How can it be determined if there is sewer and/or water on a particular property in Cranberry Township?

Taxes and Finance

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1. Who is the Earned Income Tax Collector?
2. Who is the Property Tax Collector?
3. What is the Cranberry Township property tax millage?
4. Where is the IRS office?