Newtown Township

Board of Supervisors

Meeting Agenda

May 28, 2008, 7:30 PM

Please Turn Off Cell Phones During Meeting


1.    Call to Order

2.    Moment of Silence

3.    Invocation - Father Ernest Curtin, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

4.    Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag

5.    Changes to the Agenda

6.    Special Actions

a. Police Chief Swearing In Ceremony – Henry Pasqualini

b. Newtown Athletic Club – Proclamation in Recognition of 30 th Anniversary – Linda Mitchell

c. Proclamation in Honor of Public Works Week, May 20-26

d. Outstanding Achievement Awards In Recycling

7.    Public Comment

8.    Minutes, Bills List and Reports

a. Regular Meeting May 14, 2008

b. Bill’s List May 28, 2008

9.    Reports of Committees, Boards, and Commissions

a. Chairman

b. Other Board Members

  1. Vice Chairman Ciervo – Discussion of B-14 Housing Use- Conservation Management Zoning District
  2. Member Schenkman – Summary of the PLCM Southeast Spring District Meeting, April 24, 2008

c. Committees

  1. Financial Planning Committee
    1. Recommendation for Bond Underwriter
  2. Historical Architectural Review Board
    1. Certificate of Appropriateness for Sign - Newtown Pizza, 231 N. Sycamore St.
    2. Certificate of Appropriateness for Sign - Zephyr Gallery, 243 N. Sycamore St.
    3. Certificate of Appropriateness for Sign - Metro, 258 N. Sycamore St., Goodnoe’s Corner

10.  Reports of Officials

a. Manager

  1. Plan Expiration Report
  2. Planning Commission Synopsis May 20, 2008
  3. Newtown Township Employment Agreement - Henry Pasqualini
  4. Volunteer Appointment to the Financial Planning Committee
  5. Authorization to Advertise for Bid of Township Administration and Public Works Buildings

b. Solicitor

  1. Zoning Matters
  • Newtown Township Park and Recreation Dept., 100 Municipal Drive - Woll Tract
  • Newtown Township , 100 Municipal Drive
  • Stephen C. Costalas, 26 Delaney Drive
  • Thomas & Helen Landolt, 375 Stoopville Rd.
  • Lithos LP, 10 Friends Lane
  • Mike & Michelle Reilly, 4 Hillview Drive
  • To Consider Extension Request for Zoning Hearing Board Decision, 178 Durham Rd.
  • Michael Sullivan, 178 Durham Rd.

c. Engineer

  1. Escrow Releases
    1. Tudor Square Phase III - Certificate of Completion #6

11.   Old Business

12.   New Business

13.   Executive Session

14.   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:

Planning Commission
Parks & Recreation Board
Telecommunications Advisory Committee
Zoning Hearing Board
Newtown Area Joint Zoning Council
Historical Architectural Review Board
Board of Supervisors
Board of Supervisors Work Session

June 3, 2008
June 4, 2008
June 4, 2008
June 5, 2008
June 5, 2008
June 10, 2008
June 11, 2008
June 16, 2008

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