News & Current Events

How to Dispose of Yard Waste

April 10, 2017

Although Butler Township no longer offers a brush drop-off program, you do have options for disposing of all types of yard waste. Here’s what you need to know:

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• Yard waste may be disposed of in any type of trash bag, although each household with “regular service” is limited to a total of six bags or containers per week. The six may be comprised of any combination of trash and yard waste, as long as the six-container limit per week is not exceeded.

• For “low-volume service” customers, yard waste must be co-mingled and fit inside the 35-gallon trash container.

• Limbs and brush must be bundled and tied into 4-foot x 2-foot bundles for regular service.

• Low volume-service customers must put limbs in their low volume trash container.

Montgomery County Solid Waste District Transfer and Recycling Facility

• Montgomery County residents must show proof of residence

• Disposal of clean, debris-free yard waste, limbs and brush, loose or in plastic bags, is free of charge.

• Location: 1001 Encrete Ln., Moraine.

• Website: www.mcswd.org

• Hours of operation for yard waste: Monday-Friday 6 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.; closed Sunday.

Harris Sod and Seed

• Accepts small branches and limbs

• Location: 8890 Dog Leg Rd., Dayton

• Phone: 937-890-1783

 

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Butler Township turns 200 this year!

March 29, 2017

Butler Township turns 200 years old this year – Join us in the Celebrations at the following community wide events:

Air Show Parade – Friday, June 23 at 7 p.m.

Star Spangled Celebration – Monday, July 3 at 7 p.m.

Cruise-In to Butler Township – Saturday, August 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

National Night Out – Tuesday, August 1 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Historical Society Log Cabin Dedication – Sunday, September 17 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Butler Township Bicentennial Festival – Thursday, October 8 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Aullwood Farm

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Carbon Monoxide Detectors Available for Residents

The Dayton Firefighters Federal Credit Union has donated 50 carbon monoxide detectors to the Butler Township Fire Department. Because of this great donation the Fire Department will be offering these carbon monoxide detectors free to their residence on a first come first serve basis. If you are in need of a carbon monoxide detectors please contact the on-duty supervisor at 937-890-2491 to make sure there are still detectors available.

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District Brings New Businesses

March 5, 2017

Burger King was recently constructed and opened its doors in December 2016. The restaurant is located at the corner of Benchwood Road and Towne Center Drive.

Another new restaurant, Amar India, is now open at 7070 Miller Lane.

Also, a new Hilton brand hotel, Home 2 Suites, is under construction on Towne Center Drive and expected to open January 2018.

One more half-acre parcel is located between these two projects and is being marketed for development.

 

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New Firefighters Bring Unique Skills

February 25, 2017

To ensure reliable and adequate protection for the community, the Butler Township Fire Department hired two full-time firefighter/paramedics in February 2017, essentially converting the positions from part-time to full-time.

Ryan Boon has been a part-time firefighter/paramedic for Butler Township for the last nine years. He has gained additional experience working part-time for other communities, as well. He is certified in swift water rescue, trench rescue, rope rescue and confined space rescue.

Todd Flohre has served as a part-time Butler Township firefighter/paramedic for the past five years, and gained additional experience working part-time for Washington Township. He is a certified technician for ice rescue and hazardous materials.

“With their highly specialized skill sets, Ryan and Todd are excellent additions to our staff,” said Fire Chief Dan Alig.

 

 

 

 

Fire Department: Emergency Calls Peak in 2016

 

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