Various boards and committees serve Shaler Township.  These committees include the Zoning Hearing Board and Planning Commission which are dedicated to assure all developments and commercial establishments comply with the zoning laws of the Township.  The Shaler Neighborhood Improvement Committee (S.N.I.P.) is dedicated to the beautification of Shaler Township.  The Civil Service Board sets the rules and regulations for hiring of Shaler Township police officers.  The Shaler North Hills Library Board governs the management of the library.   The Shaler North Hills Library is supported by Shaler Township in addition to state and county funding.