Newtown Township

Board of Supervisors

Meeting Agenda

September 27, 2006 8:00 PM


1.      Call to Order

2.      Moment of Silence

3.      Invocation– Pastor David Wagner – Lutheran Church of God’s Love

4.      Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag

5.      Changes to the Agenda

6.      Public Comment (5 Minutes per person to last 30 minutes total)

7.      Special Actions

i.  Public Hearing: Consideration of Ordinance Adoption For Verizon Pennsylvania Franchise Agreement Authorizing Cable Services

8.      Members Comments

9.      Minutes, Bills List and Reports

a. Approval of Minutes

i.  Work Session Meeting of August 14, 2006

ii. Regular Meeting of September 13, 2006

b. Bills List

10.     Reports of Committees, Boards and Commissions

a. Parks & Recreation Board

b. Historical Architectural Review Board

i.   Certificate of Appropriateness: Vincent & Judy Loc – 125 S. Sycamore Street

ii.  Certificate of Appropriateness: Vincent & Sally Lombardi – 125 North Sycamore Street

c. Planning Commission

11.    Land Development Projects

i.  Conditional Use – The Promenade at Sycamore L.P. – North Sycamore Street “Old Acme Site” (Continued to December 13, 2006)

ii. Conditional Use – Lang Ski & Scuba – 107-109 N. Sycamore Street

iii. Final Plan for Major Subdivision – Delancey Court – 398 Durham Road

iv. Preliminary as Final Plan for Major Subdivision – The Villas at Newtown – Upper Silver Lake Road

12.    Reports of Officials

a. Chairman

b. Other Board Members

i.  VA Cemetery/Overlay Ordinance Discussion

c. Manager

i.  Plan Expiration Report

ii. Report on 2007 Minimum Municipal Obligation: For the Police, Non-Uniformed and Firefighter Pension Plans

iii. Authorization to Sign Improvement Agreement: Dinardo – Fowler Minor Subdivision – 49 Stoopville Road

iv. Acquisition of Township Generator

d. Solicitor

i.  Public Hearing: Consideration of Ordinance Adoption Relating to the Licensing of Electrical Contractors

ii. Public Hearing: Consideration of JMZO Adoption – 2006-09- Amendments to the VR-1 & VC-1 Zoning Districts

iii. Authorization to Advertise: Ordinance Authorizing Friendly Condemnation of Archdiocese Property

iv. Authorization to Advertise: Trash Haulers Ordinance

v. Zoning Hearing Board Applications:

» Mr. & Mrs. Doug Karp – 3 Dorchester Lane
» James & Janet Gray – 22 Barclay Street
» DeLuca Enterprises (Preschool Site)
» DeLuca Enterprises (Convent Site)
» Vincent & Sally Lombardi – 123-125 N. Sycamore Street
» Center Club of Newtown – 11 Friends Lane

e. Engineer

i.  Bid: Community Development Block Grant - Clark Barn Painting

13.    Old Business

14.    New Business

15.    Public Comment

16.    Executive Session

17.    Adjournment

PUBLIC INFORMATION

The Planning Commission typically meets the first and third Tuesdays.
A complete schedule available at Municipal Administrative Office (215-968-2800 ext.250).

Important Dates:

Environmental Advisory Council
Board of Supervisors
Planning Commission October 3, 2006
Park & Recreation Board
Telecommunications Advisory Committee
Zoning Hearing Board
Columbus Day (Offices Closed)
Historic Architectural Review Board
Board of Supervisors
Board of Supervisors Work Session
Planning Commission
Financial Planning Committee
Environmental Advisory Council
Board of Supervisors

September 25, 2006
September 27, 2006
October 3, 2006
October 4, 2006
October 4, 2006
October 5, 2006
October 9, 2006
October 10, 2006
October 11, 2006
October 16, 2006
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October 19, 2006
October 23, 2006
October 25, 2006

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