Newtown Township

Board of Supervisors

Meeting Agenda

February 24, 2010, 7:30 PM

Please Turn Off Cell Phones During Meeting

1.    Call to Order

2.    Moment of Silence

3.    Invocation - Pastor John Stange, Newtown Community Church

4.    Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag

>    Special Announcements


5.    Changes to the Agenda

6.    Public Comment

7.    Minutes, Bills List and Reports

a. Minutes of January 27, 2010

b. Bills List of February 24, 2010

8.    Reports of Committees, Boards, and Commissions

a. Chairman

i.    Appointment of a Township Planner

b. Other Board Members

c. Committees

i.    Planning Commission

ii.   Parks & Recreation

  • Helen Randle Park / Woll Tract – Rock Softball/Newtown Little League Field Swap

9.   Reports of Officials

a. Engineer

i.    Signal Modernization of Newtown Bypass & Newtown-Yardley Road/Lower Silver Lake Road & Newtown-Yardley Road and Lindenhurst Road/Campus Drive – Pay Estimate #4

b. Manager

i.    Plan Expiration Report

ii.   Police Report

  • Large Commercial Vehicles on Township Streets

c. Solicitor

i.    Vacation of Eldridge Road and portion of Upper Silver Lake Road - Ordinance

ii.    Parks and Recreation Committee – Ordinance

ii.   Foxhall Estates – Discussion of draw down of funds in the letter of credit guaranteeing the improvements on Foxhall Estates

iii.  Bradley McGowan, 12 Old Frost Lane – Conditional Use

iv.   Ace Hardware, 2670 S. Eagle Road – Conditional Use

v.    Zoning Matters

  • Third Federal Bank, 66 Walker Lane – Parking Variance
  • Frank Mayo, 1 Crittenden Drive – variance for swimming pool in front yard
  • Burns Auto Repair, 19 N. Sycamore Street – variance for additional freestanding sign


10.   Public Comment

11.   Old Business

12.   New Business

13.   Executive Session

14.   Adjournment



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

Planning Commission March 2, 2010 7:30pm
Parks and Recreation Board March 3, 2010 7:00pm
Zoning Hearing Board March 4, 2010 7:30pm
Board of Supervisors Meeting March 10, 2010 7:30pm
Historical Architectural Review Board March 11, 2010 9:30am
Board of Supervisors Work Session March 15, 2010 7:30pm
Planning Commission March 16, 2010 7:30pm