UPPER HANOVER TOWNSHIP BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

WORKSHOP MEETING MINUTES OF APRIL 9, 2018

 

 

Call to Order and Roll Call

 

The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. by Chairman Eugene Fried followed by the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.  Township Supervisors in attendance were Dorothy Diehl, Ben Fiorito, Richard Fain, Eugene Fried and Steven Rothenberger.  Also in attendance were Joseph Bresnan, Township Solicitor, Thomas Latshaw, Road Foreman, John Weber, Township Engineer and Stanley Seitzinger, Jr., Township Manager.

 

Citizen Comments

 

Citizens in attendance did not present comments.

 

Wentz Property Rezoning

 

The Board of Supervisors discussed whether to complete a rezoning of a property from 2010.  Manager Seitzinger explained that only one block and unit of the overall parcel was rezoned to CB Commercial Business in 2010.  The Board of Supervisors recommended that the additional block and unit not be rezoned to CB Commercial Business.

 

Emergency Standby Generator

 

The Board of Supervisors recommended that the underground fuel oil storage tank be removed.  The Board of Supervisors requested that staff contact PECO to determine whether a natural gas service can be made available to service both the emergency generator and to serve as the main heat source for the Township Municipal Building.  The Board of Supervisors reviewed electrical engineering proposals relating to the emergency standby generator.

 

Annual Road Work Plan and Road Inspection Schedule

 

The road inspection was scheduled for Wednesday April 18, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

 

2017 Audit and Report to the Board

 

The Board of Supervisors reviewed and discussed the 2017 Audit and Report to the Board.

 

Planning Commission Zoning Hearing Recommendation

 

The Board of Supervisors requested that a recommendation from the Township Planning Commission be forwarded to the Upper Hanover Township Zoning Hearing Board concerning a suggested change in the variance from Section 500-836 to Section 500-835D.

 

Engineers Report

 

Township Engineer John Weber reviewed his monthly report.

 

Memorial Bench

 

The Board of Supervisors recommended the purchase and installation of a memorial bench for Larry D. Buck with the text to read In Memory of Larry D. Buck, Road Foreman.

 

Review of April 10, 2018 Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda

 

The agenda was reviewed.

 

Other

 

1.  Authorization to Bid Camelot Park Concession Stand Project

 

Mrs. Diehl moved to authorize bidding of the Camelot Park concession stand project.  The motion was seconded by Mr. Fried.  The motion carried affirmatively with Mr. Fiorito voting no and with Mrs. Diehl, Mr. Fain, Mr. Fried and Mr. Rothenberger voting yes.

 

Adjournment

 

Mrs. Diehl moved to adjourn the meeting at 9:18 p.m.  The motion was seconded by Mr. Fain and carried unanimously.

 

                                                            Respectfully Submitted,

 

 

 

 

                                                            Stanley W. Seitzinger, Jr.

                                                                        Township Manager