Newtown Township

Board of Supervisors

Meeting Agenda

November 14, 2007 8:00 PM

Please Turn Off Cell Phones During Meeting

1.     Call to Order

2.     Moment of Silence

3.     Invocation - Pastor Christopher Edwards, Northampton Presbyterian Church

4.     Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag

5.     Changes to the Agenda

6.     Special Actions

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

8.     Members Comments

9.     Minutes, Bills List and Reports

a. Regular Meeting of October 24, 2007

b. Work Session October 15, 2007

c. Bills List

10.    Reports of Committees, Boards and Commissions

a. Planning Commission

11.    Land Development Projects

a. Conditional Use - BF Pizzeria, 2102 South Eagle Road

b. Johnson, Kendall & Johnson, 109 Pheasant Run - Preliminary as Final Plan for Land Development

c. Extension Request for DiNardo Subdivision - 49 Stoopville Road

12.    Reports of Officials

a. Chairman

b. Other Board Members

c. Manager

i.    Plan Expiration Report

ii.   2008 Preliminary Budget

iii.  Executive Search for the Chief of Police

d. Solicitor

i.  Newtown Township Ordinance To Amend Provisions of the Pension Plan or Program of Newtown Township Police – Motion to Advertise

ii.  Newtown Township Proposed Ordinance Revising the Nuisance Ordinance Relating to the Operation of All Terrain Vehicles and Dirt Bikes and Related Vehicles Declaring Certain Conduct to be a Nuisance - Public Hearing – Motion to Adopt

iii. Local Services Tax - Newtown Township Ordinance Providing for a Local Service Tax - Motion to Advertise

iv. Newtown Township Ordinance Approving a Bond Indebtedness Allowing Short Term Borrowing in the Amount of $1,700,000 - Motion to Advertise

v.  JMZO Ordinance No.2007-03 - An Ordinance Defining Certain Electronic, Graphic & Video Signs and Relating to Location Thereof – Motion to Advertise

vi.  JMZO Ordinance No. 2007-05 - Landscape Contractor Use Wrightstown Overlay - Motion to Advertise

vii. Proposed JMZO Ordinance Establishing a E-23 Convenience Store Use, and Establishing a TC-3 Town Commercial District and Amending the Zoning Map Establishing Said District – Motion to Send to Jointure

viii. Zoning Hearing Board Applications

  • Robert Lantzy DMD, 11 Friends Lane
  • Christian & Mary Katherine Seiler, 13 Hillside Drive
  • Kathleen & Richard T. Mulcahey Jr., 40 Autumn Drive

e. Engineer

i.   Escrow Release # 3 - PNC Bank , Village at Newtown South

ii.  Escrow Release # 3 - 11 Friends Lane, LLC.

iii.  Escrow Release #2 - Friends Lane Condominium Association, 121 Friends Lane

iv.  2007 Road Program - Certificate #2-A

13.    Old Business

14.    New Business

15.    Public Comment

16.    Adjournment


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:

Veterans Day (Offices Closed)
Historical Architectural Review Board
Newtown Area Joint Zoning Council
Board of Supervisors
Newtown Area Regional Planning Commission
Board of Supervisors Work Session (Hang Budget)
Planning Commission
Parks and Recreation Board
Thanksgiving (Offices Closed)
Thanksgiving (Offices Closed)
Environmental Advisory Council
Joint Historical Commission

November 12, 2007
November 13, 2007
November 13, 2007
November 14, 2007
November 15, 2007
November 19, 2007
November 20, 2007
November 21, 2007
November 22, 2007
November 23, 2007
November 26, 2007
November 26, 2007

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