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  • Cooper Station Restaurant
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  • R.W. Petruso Hearing & Audiology Center, Inc.
  • Kennedy-Meeder Insurance, Inc.
  • Dr. Michael S. Vactor, D.C.
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  • Battery Warehouse Plus
  • Stirling Landscaping Nursery
  • Sweeper City
  • Gold's Appliance
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  • Grand Rental Station
  • Northwest Bank
  • Heritage Elder Law & Estate Planning, LLC
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  • Purvis Brothers / Jiffy Lube
  • Penn Fencing Inc.
  • R.W. McDonald & Sos
  • Schneider's One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning
  • Autobody Products Inc.
  • Monday's Shoe Store
  • Best Insurance
  • Joe Pierrel Auto Inc.
  • Fred Vero Photography
  • Bickner Financial Services
  • Clair Boring Painting & Services, Inc.
  • Butler County Federated Library System
  • Parkers Appliance
  • Butler Eyecare / Chicora Eyecare
  • Butler Gymnastics Club / Butler Dance Center
  • Concordia Lutheran Ministries
  • Institute Hill Pharmacy
  • Butler County DA 24 Hour Drug Tip Line
  • Villa Grande Ristorante & Pizzeria
  • Pediatric Alliance P.C.
  • Small Parts Machine Inc.
  • Alameda Park
  • Golf Etc.
  • Mental Health Association
  • First Commonwealth Mortgage
  • Kennihan Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning
  • Peter's Chocolate Shoppe
  • Ritenour Equipment Center
  • Double Image Styling Salon
  • Sarver Animal Hospital
  • Butler Transit
  • Vena Health and Wellness
  • Saxony Health Center
  • Bill's Interior Grooming
  • Butler Ambulance Service
  • Cummings Candy & Coffee
  • Cafe Contrary
  • Butler Montessory School
  • Allegheny Chesapeake Physical Therapy
  • The Workingman's Store
  • Pizza Hut
  • Style-Rite Kitchen Sales
  • Harmony Organ & Piano Studio
  • Pets in the Park
  • Oesterling's
  • Benjamin Beetle Clothiers
  • Stock and Patterson Attorneys at Law
  • Robert Stephens Custom Jewelers
  • Cranberry Hearing & Balance
  • Ed Matteson, Northwood Realty Services
  • Tanglewood Bingo
  • Lutheran SeniorLife
  • Max C. Smith Company
  • Ellen O'Brien Gaiser Center
  • Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic
  • Butler County Community Development Corporation
  • Campbell's Notary Service
  • Boroughs

    Butler County

    Bruin

    Mailing address: P.O. Box G, Bruin, PA 16022
    Municipal building: 114 Water St.
    Telephone: 724-753-2472, secretary’s home
    E-mail: margbruboro@zoominternet.net
    Mayor: Cindy Slage
    Council president: Larry Pennington
    Council members: James Easley, Arlene Pennington, Wally Emery, Kevin Smith, Steve Emery
    Secretary: Marjorie L. Pennington
    Council meeting: First Wednesday of each month at Bruin VFD, 7:30 p.m.
    Founded: 1901
    Fire department: Bruin VFD
    Ambulance: Petrolia Ambulance Service
    Tax rate: 13.88 mills
    School district: Karns City
    School tax: 89.12 mills
    Population: 532

    Callery

    Mailing address: P.O. Drawer G, Callery, PA 16024
    Municipal building: 199 Railroad St.
    Telephone and fax: 724-538-3531
    E-mail: calleryboro@zoominternet.net
    Website: www.calleryborough.com/
    Mayor: Ed Aschley
    Council president: Edward Conway
    Council members: William Brandlo, Eric Batykefer, Judy Conway, Robert Dugan, Rose Marie Wirtz, Allan Wirtz
    Secretary: Linda Mae Wearing
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month at the municipal building, 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1880
    Fire department: Callery VFD
    Tax rate: 24.63 mills
    School district: Seneca Valley
    School tax: 123 mills
    Population: 398
    Area: 0.5 square miles

    Cherry Valley

    Mailing address: 110 Young’s Lane, Emlenton, PA 16373-2116
    Telephone: 724-791-2622, secretary’s home
    Mayor: Ronald Lockwood
    Council president: Derrick Henderson
    Council members: Brian Hillard, Michael Bagdes-Canning, Tim Badges-Canning, Clay Kohlmeyer
    Secretary: Earl Young
    Council meeting: Second Wednesday of each month at mayor’s home, 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1909
    Fire department: Eau Claire VFD
    Tax rate: 1.05 mills
    School district: Moniteau
    School tax: 87.62 mills
    Population: 66
    Area: 2.9 square miles

    Chicora

    Mailing address: 110 Firehouse Cartway, P.O. Box J, Chicora, PA 16025
    Municipal building: 112 Main St.
    Telephone: 724-607-1066
    Fax: 724-607-1066, 724-475-3858 (maintenance building)
    Mayor: Lisa Nagy
    Council president: Dan Mortland
    Council members: Daryl Craig, Jay Callihan, Jim Fallecker, Jay Turner
    Secretary: Joanna J. Fair
    Council meeting: Second Monday of each month at fire hall, 202 W. Slippery Rock St., 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1874
    Fire department: Chicora VFD
    Ambulance: Chicora Ambulance
    Tax rate: 6.7 mills
    School district: Karns City
    School tax: 89.12 mills
    Population: 1,043
    Area: 0.6 square miles

    Connoquenessing

    Mailing address: P.O. Box 471, Connoquenessing, PA 16027
    Municipal building: 228 Constitution Ave.
    Telephone: 724-789-9097
    Fax: 724-789-7900
    Website: www.connoquenessingboro.com
    E-mail: connoqboro@zoominternet.net
    Mayor: Harold Rader
    Council president: Lloyd Leslie
    Council members: Ron Kaufman, Francis Smith, Mitchell Leech, Dave Hilliard
    Secretary: Vickie L. Forbes
    Council meeting: First Tuesday of each month, 7:30 p.m.
    Founded: 1794
    Fire department: Connoquenessing VFD
    Tax rate: 5.55 mills
    School district: Butler
    School tax: 97.8 mills
    Population: 528
    Area: 1.4 square miles

    East Butler

    Mailing address: P.O. Box 87, East Butler, PA 16029
    Municipal building: 1105 Randolph Ave.
    Telephone: 724-282-1826
    Fax: 724-282-0287
    E-mail: eastbutlerborough@zoominternet.net
    Mayor: Richard Day
    Council president: Earl D. Fennell
    Council members: Joe Lesnik, Frank McCollough, Kenneth Crispin, Kevin Hesidenz
    Secretary: Kelly Stephenson
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month (except September), 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1927
    Fire department: East Butler VFD
    Ambulance: East Butler VFD
    Tax rate: 12.75 mills
    School district: Butler
    School tax: 97.8 mills
    Population: 732
    Area: 1 square mile

    Eau Claire

    Mailing address: P.O. Box 203, Eau Claire, PA 16030
    Municipal building: 106 East Park Ave.
    Telephone and fax: 724-791-2831
    E-mail: eauclaire@zoominternet.net
    Mayor: Bruce Toth
    Council president: H. Jack Buzard
    Council members: Danon Thompson, Dave Hunter, Richard Thompson, Melissa Vargo, Mike Eiler, Mike Sload
    Secretary: Selina Pedi
    Council meeting: First Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1900
    Fire department: Eau Claire VFD
    Tax rate: 9.3 mills
    School district: Moniteau
    School tax: 87.62 mills
    Population: 308
    Area: 1.4 square miles

    Evans City

    Mailing address: 204B S. Jackson St., Evans City, PA 16033
    Municipal building: In rear of library building, 204 S. Jackson St.
    Telephone: 724-538-8320 ext. 221
    Fax: 724-538-9760
    E-mail: ecboro@zoominternet.net
    Web site: www.evanscity.us
    Mayor: Dean Zinkhann
    Council president: Lee Dyer
    Council members: Kim Armstrong, Saye Parenti, Paul Foster, Karl Kennedy, John McKinney, Dave Spithaler
    Secretary: Nadine Grabe
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month, 6 p.m.
    Founded: 1882
    Fire department: Evans City VFD
    Ambulance: Harmony Ambulance
    Tax rate: 20 mills
    School district: Seneca Valley
    School tax: 123 mills
    Population: 1,833
    Area: 0.8 square miles

    Fairview

    Mailing address: 121 S. Fairview Main St., Petrolia, PA 16050
    Municipal building: 135 Washington Street
    Telephone: 724-756-0535
    Mayor: Robert Gibson
    Council president: Jeff Shumaker
    Council members: Nicole Saylor, Sherry Gibson, Larry Williams, Debra Williams
    Secretary: Burnadette C. Jack
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month (unless holiday, then second Monday), 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1867
    Fire department and ambulance: Petrolia VFD
    Tax rate: 9 mills
    School district: Karns City
    School tax: 89.12 mills
    Population: 199
    Area: 0.1 square miles

    Harmony

    Mailing address and municipal building: 217 Mercer St., Harmony, PA 16037
    Telephone: 724-452-6780
    Fax: 724-452-6780
    E-mail: harmonyborough@zoominternet.net
    Website: www.harmony-pa.us
    Mayor: Cathy Rape
    Council president: Greg Such
    Council members: Don Sims, Frank Luek, Phyllis Metz, Jason Sarver, Joe Dippold, David Szakelyhidi
    Secretary: Amy Brown
    Council meeting: First Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m., at the municipal building
    Founded: 1804
    Fire department: Harmony Fire District
    Ambulance: Harmony Emergency Medical Service
    Tax rate: 12.585 mills
    School district: Seneca Valley
    School tax: 123 mills
    Population: 890
    Area: 0.4 square miles

    Harrisville

    Mailing address: P.O. Box 382, Harrisville, PA 16038
    Municipal building: 117 S. Main St.
    Telephone: 724-735-2222
    Fax: 724-735-0195
    E-mail: hrsvboro@zoominternet.net
    Mayor: Gary Hughes
    Council president: P. Joseph Lowers Jr.
    Council members: Bobbie Jo Comes, Charles Cline, Russell Stemmerich, Debbie King, Dave Rager, H. Robert Hovis
    Secretary: Rachel McQuiston
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month (if holiday, second Monday), 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1846, named for Ephraim Harris, first postmaster
    Fire department: Harrisville VFD
    Tax rate: 10.5 mills
    School district: Slippery Rock
    School tax: 96.81 mills
    Population: 891
    Area: 0.8 square miles

    Karns City

    Mailing address and municipal building: 116 Main St. Box 10, Karns City, PA 16041
    Telephone: 724-756-4841
    Secretary’s Telephone: 724-756-1561
    E-mail: kcboro@zoominternet.net
    Mayor: Janet Gibson
    Council president: Virgil R. Cousins
    Council members: Thomas McElravy, Rudy McElravy, Virgil Keith Cousins, Randy McElravy
    Secretary: Sharon L. McElravy
    Council meeting: Second Monday of each month, 6:30 p.m.
    Founded: 1875
    Fire departments: Petrolia VFD, Chicora VFD
    Tax rate: 9.06 mills
    School district: Karns City
    School tax: 89.12 mills
    Population: 210
    Area: 0.4 square miles

    Mars

    Mailing address: P.O. Box 395, Mars, PA 16046
    Municipal building: 598 Spring Ave.
    Phone: 724-625-1858
    Fax: 724-625-4065
    E-mail: cathytmars@gmail.com
    Mayor: Gregg Hartung
    Council president: Michael Fleming
    Council members: Christine Clutter, Robert Bost, James Foster, Bradford Price, Julie Schultheis, Doug Weinrich
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month, 7 p.m. at the municipal building
    Founded: 1894
    Fire department: Adams Area Fire District
    Ambulance: Medevac
    Tax rate: 16.88 mills
    School district: Mars
    School tax: 99 mills
    Population: 1,707
    Area: 1 square mile

    Petrolia

    Mailing address: Box 333, Petrolia, PA 16050
    Telephone: 724-756-0675
    Hours: By appointment
    Mayor: Pam Osmer
    Council president: Cinda Six
    Council members: Jeff Larimore, Colleen Farren, Cody Slater
    Secretary: Joye Shumaker
    Council meeting: First Tuesday of each month at Petrolia VFD social hall
    Founded: 1873
    Fire department: Petrolia VFD
    Ambulance: Petrolia Ambulance
    Tax rate: 9.5 mills
    School district: Karns City
    School tax: 89.12 mills
    Population: 208
    Area: 0.4 square miles

    Portersville

    Mailing address: P.O. Box 148, Portersville, PA 16051
    Municipal building: 1141 W. Portersville Road, Suite 1
    Telephone: 724-368-9175
    Hours: By appointment
    Mayor: Robert Shirley Ray
    Council president: Brian Bailer
    Council members: Dave Thomas, Rachel Opp, Terry Raisley, Terry Good, Bernard Vardzel, Dave Marcjanik
    Secretary: James Bish
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month in Brown’s Country Kitchen banquet room, 7 p.m.
    Fire department: Portersville-Muddy Creek Township
    Ambulance: Portersville/Muddy Creek Ambulance Service
    Tax rate: 5 mills
    School district: Slippery Rock
    School tax: 96.81 mills
    Population: 262
    Area: 0.8 square miles

    Prospect

    Township and mailing address: 159 Monroe St., Prospect 16052
    Telephone: 724-865-3010
    Fax: 724-865-2320
    Website: www.prospectborough.com
    Mayor: James Butler
    Council president: Bill Marciniak
    Council members: Bob Boice, Glen Glitzen, Mary Harmon, Chad Green, Eric Hilliard
    Secretary: Judy Marzullo
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month at the municipal building (will fall on following Tuesday if holiday), 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1825
    Fire department: Prospect-Franklin Township VFD
    Tax rate: 7.5 mills
    School district: Slippery Rock
    School tax: 96.81 mills
    Population: 1,169
    Area: 4.8 square miles

    Saxonburg

    Mailing address and municipal building: 420 W. Main St., Saxonburg, PA 16056
    Telephone: 724-352-1400
    Fax: 724-352-8820
    E-mail: info@saxonburgpa.com
    Web site: www.saxonburgpa.com
    Mayor: William Gillespie
    Council president: Sherry Weinzierl
    Council members: Patricia Rinebolt, David Felsing, Carol Neubert, Joshua Novotny, James Stanek, M. Scott Herbst
    Manager: Mary Papik
    Secretary: Linda Kovacik
    Council meeting: First Wednesday of each month, 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1832
    Fire department: Saxonburg VFD
    Ambulance: Saxonburg Ambulance
    Tax rate: 22.66 mills
    School district: South Butler
    School tax: 94.2 mills
    Population: 1,532
    Area: 0.89 square miles

    Seven Fields

    Mailing address and municipal building: 2200 Garden Drive, Suite 100, Seven Fields, PA 16046
    Telephone: 724-776-3090
    Fax: 724-776-3082
    E-mail: boroughmanager@sevenfields.org
    Web site: www.sevenfields.org
    Mayor: Victor Giannotta
    Council president: Jennifer Sikora
    Council members: Kevin Caridad, Mike Trotta, Dawn Servello, Jack Oakley
    Borough manager: Thomas B. Smith
    Council meetings: Second Mondays (and forth Mondays as needed), 6:30 p.m.
    Founded: 1983
    Fire department: Adams Area Fire District Inc.
    Ambulance: Cranberry Ambulance
    Tax rate: 7 mills
    School district: Seneca Valley
    School tax: 123 mills
    Population: 2,906
    Area: 1 square mile

    Slippery Rock

    Mailing address and municipal building: 306 E. Water St., Slippery Rock, PA 16057
    Telephone: 724-794-6391
    Fax: 724-794-6448
    E-mail: boro.admin@srboro.net
    Website: www.slipperyrockboroughpa.gov
    Mayor: Rob Fodor
    Council president: Regina Greenwald
    Council members: Ken Harris, Bob Bowser, Ron Steeler, Tom McPherson, Steve Saylor, Royce Lorentz
    Council meeting: First, second and third Tuesdays of each month, 7 p.m.
    Founded: 1841
    Fire department: Slippery Rock VFD
    Ambulance: Slippery Rock VFD
    Tax rate: 21.875 mills
    School district: Slippery Rock
    School tax: 96.81 mills
    Population: 3,639
    Area: 9.23 square miles

    Valencia

    Mailing address and municipal building: 61 Almira St., Valencia, PA 16059
    Telephone: 724-625-3430
    E-mail: bwoods@nauticom.net
    Mayor: Krystal Schultz
    Council president: Brian Himmelstein
    Council members: Shannon McKenna, Bob Vigue
    Secretary: Anne Squire
    Council meeting: Second Monday of each month, 7:30 p.m.
    Fire department: Adams Area Fire Department
    Tax rate: 7.5 mills
    School district: Mars
    School tax: 99 mills
    Population: 579
    Area: 0.4 square miles

    West Liberty

    Mailing address and municipal building: 34 Rhoer Road, Slippery Rock, PA 16057
    Telephone: 724-794-1180
    Fax: 724-794-8300
    E-mail: westlibertyboro@zoominternet.net
    Mayor: Betty Kreutz
    Council President: William Buchanan
    Council members: Mary Podvasnik, Cheryl McMurray, Dan McDeavitt, Colten McDeavitt
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month, 7:30 p.m.
    Fire department: Slippery Rock VFD
    Ambulance: Slippery Rock Rescue
    Tax rate: 7.5 mills
    School district: Slippery Rock
    School tax: 96.81 mills
    Population: 325
    Area: 3.9 square miles

    West Sunbury

    Mailing address: P.O. Box 202, West Sunbury, PA 16061
    Municipal Building: 142 Main Street Telephone: 724-637-3000
    Council president: Joy Young Berteotti
    Council members: Jack Grindle, Mike Ferdinandsen, Greg Ferdinandsen, Edwin Young, John Bunyan, Robert Wolford
    Secretary: M. Kathryn Ferdinandsen
    Council meeting: First Monday of each month at West Sunbury U.P. Church, 7:30 p.m.
    Founded: 1866
    Fire department: West Sunbury VFD
    Tax rate: 8 mills
    School district: Moniteau
    School tax: 87.62 mills
    Population: 120
    Area: 0.1 square miles

    Zelienople

    Mailing address and municipal building: 111 W. New Castle St., Zelienople, PA 16063
    Telephone: 724-452-6610
    Fax: 724-452-6613
    E-mail: zelieborough@zoominternet.net
    Web page: www.zelieboro.org
    Mayor: Thomas Oliverio
    Council president: Allen Bayer
    Council members: Drew Mathew, Mary Hess, Ralph Geis, Marietta Reeb, Gregg Semel, Donald Burgess
    Council meeting: Second and last Mondays of each month, 7:30 p.m.
    Founded: 1840
    Fire department: Harmony VFD
    Ambulance: Harmony EMS
    Tax rate: 5.31 mills
    School district: Seneca Valley
    School tax: 123 mills
    Population: 3,812
    Area: 2.1 square miles

    Mercer County

    Grove City

    Mailing address and municipal building: 123 W. Main St., PO Box 110, Grove City, PA 16127
    Telephone: 724-458-7060
    Fax: 724-458-4114
    Email: vance@grovecityonline.com for manager, paris@grovecityonline.com for secretary
    Website: www.grovecityonline.com
    Mayor: Randy L. Riddle
    Council president: George Pokrant
    Council members: James Henry, Mary Kay Mattocks, Kathleen Daley, Jeffrey Hodge, Shawn Myers, Joel Bigley, Amy Gallagher, Scott Jaillet, Todd Wood
    Manager: Vance Oaks
    Secretary: Tanya Pollard
    Council meet: 7 p.p. third Monday of each month
    Founded: 1883
    Fire department: Grove City VFD
    Ambuland: Grove City Rescue Squad and Superior Ambulance
    Tax rate: 2.5 mills
    School district: Grove City
    School tax: 62 mills
    Area: 2.3 square miles